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Travel With Kids

Travel Mobile

Travel With Kids: Mobile

When I say "Alabama," I say it all drawn out and southern style, with a hint of country music in my voice. Like this. "Allllaaa...BAMA." It's a fun word to say. Try it. At Tim's request, we toured the USS Alabama. I surprised myself by having a lot of fun - walking from deck-to-deck, climbing LOTS of steps. We saw the captain's quarters, the church, the dental office, the … [Read More...]

Road Trips

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4 Road Trip Tips

It took us 6 hours flat to get from our house to Albuquerque, New Mexico. We only stopped once, a quick bathroom break alongside the road. Everyone was happy the … [Read More...]

RV Travel

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oh, me of little faith

Faith is one of those things you don't realize you lack until you're forced to have it. Last year, we had a house with a yard in suburbia, two vehicles (three if … [Read More...]

Recent Highlights

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GIVEAWAY: Mickey & Minnie Clothing from Kohl’s

Introducing "Magic at Play" - a clothing collaboration between Disney and Kohl's. Disney's beloved characters will make appearances on the playful Jumping Beans clothing line, beginning April 3rd. The first themed collection - available exclusively … [Read More...]

Disney Vacations

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10 Tips for Doing Disneyland on a Budget

Disneyland is a truly magical vacation destination for people of all ages. It's remarkably clean, beautifully decorated, and masterfully designed. Every time we visit, I am in awe of the upbeat culture - the pristine uniforms, the smiling cast members, and the … [Read More...]

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8 Reasons to Visit Disneyland During the Holidays

Disneyland is magical no matter the season, but the parks definitely hold a special kind of enchantment during the holidays. From November 15 thru January 6, the parks get even merrier - with twinkling lights, snowflakes falling, and delightful surprises … [Read More...]