Hamilton Fans: Rudolph Reimagined

Hamildolph (Hamilton Rudolph Parody)

A guest post from my daughter, Cassie. She might be the biggest Hamilton fan in the house (MIGHT). Keep in mind this whole song is done a cappella! Watch the video and then read below to see what you might have missed. 

Gilmore Girls Revival Party Menu

Gilmore Girls Party Menu

Are you as excited as I am about the upcoming Gilmore Girls revival on Netflix? If so and you want to take your GG watching to the next level, consider planning a Gilmore Girls Menu to accompany your November 25 binge watching. Simple (and obvious) ideas: Coffee (duh! I don’t even like coffee but I […]

Get “Where’s My Mickey” Totally Free


My kids used to LOVE playing “Where’s My Water.” Since then, Disney has released a number of different similar games but one of the most popular is “Where’s My Mickey?”  One of the best things about this game is that not only can you get the game itself for free, but you can get the […]

Buying Experiences Versus Buying Stuff


Last week we took our kids to New York for a few days in conjunction with my travel for a conference. The highlight of the trip was getting to see “Hamilton” on Broadway. As I talked to friends about how we have started buying our kids tickets for events as gifts, I kept hearing the […]

It’s Time to Read “Me Before You”

Me Before You

I just finished reading “After You” last night and realized that many of you still haven’t read “Me Before You” by Jojo Moyes. The story revolves around the main characters of Louisa and Will. Louisa has been hired to take care of Will after an accident. As with any good love story, they come from […]

Free Disney Parks Vacation Planning DVD


Everyone who knows me knows that I am an absolute Disney addict. We own Disney Vacation Club, visit the parks at least once a year, and take Disney cruises whenever we can. Part of what I love is the planning. In fact, my family thinks I may love the planning more than the trips! I […]

How Cassandra Clare Helped Me Bond with My Daughters

Cassandra Clare Books

I started reading Young Adult books while my girls were still reading Junie B. Jones and Diary of a Wimpy Kid. In fact, I wrote about The Mortal Instruments being my “New Favorite Book Series” 4 years ago. Now that my girls are a teen and a tween, we read a lot of the same […]

Disney’s Descendants Costumes, Merchandise, and Gift Ideas

Disney Descendants Costumes and Gifts

Now that my daughters are getting a little bit older, they don’t quite watch as much Disney Channel. Instead they’re into drones, which there are many different drone brands that they love. I was surprised when they were talking about recording Disney’s Descendants. I was even MORE surprised when they loved it so much that […]