Pirates Pirates of the Caribbean Premiere – #PiratesLifeEvent

Pirates took over Hollywood on May 18, 2017 for the “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” premiere. I was thrilled to be able to walk the beautiful ocean blue carpet for the “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” Hollywood premiere. One of my favorite photos is of actor Jamie Camil who plays Rogelio De La Vega on “Jane the Virgin.” I LOVE that show and seeing him on the carpet was fun. I saw him later {Read More}

It’s Time to Hit the High Seas for the Pirates of the Caribbean Event – #PiratesLifeEvent

I’m headed to Los Angeles for a swashbuckling good time along with 24 awesome bloggers for the Pirates of the Caribbean media event May 17-20, 2017. I will be covering this press event on behalf of 5 Minutes for Mom. Red Carpet and Movie Premiere While in LA I will get the opportunity to walk the red carpet for the premiere of “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” and see the movie at the Dolby Theater, home of {Read More}

Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival 2017

Disneyland magic was found in Sacramento, CA at the Disney Junior Chef event held at the California State Capitol. Disney was in my hometown to promote the upcoming Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival that runs from March 10-April 16, 2017. The event included appearances by Disney Ambassador Alexa and Disneyland Chefs. Kids were paired up with Disneyland Chefs to make Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies. The kids were also surprised with a special visit from Chef Goofy. Aren’t these the {Read More}

Ready, Set, Let’s Go to Disney

Welcome to this month’s Blogorail Red Loop. Today we are sharing ways for you to prepare kids for a Disney vacation. Did you know that the Walt Disney World Resort is 40 square miles? That’s the size of San Francisco! Preparing for a Walt Disney World vacation can be like preparing for a marathon. In this post I will suggest ways you can get your kids physically ready for their magical vacation. You will certainly walk many miles during your vacation around Walt {Read More}

2017 Disney Social Media Moms Celebration Announcement

I am honored to have been invited back to the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration!!! This is the first time it will occur as a Land and Sea Celebration. Disney Social Media Moms is an invitation only celebration for social media minded moms, dads and grandparents. The celebration begins at the Walt Disney World Resort for 2-days. Then moves aboard the Disney Wonder for a 3-night cruise to the Bahamas and to Disney’s private island Castaway Cay. Castaway Cay is Disney’s {Read More}

Meet Your Ghost Host for a Spooktacular Tour at Disneyland Resort

My favorite time to visit Disneyland is during Halloween Time.  I know that Christmas Time is also very magical at Disneyland but it is also pretty darn crowded. Disneyland offers wonderful tours and one of my favorites is the Happiest Haunts Tour. I enjoy Disneyland during Halloween Time because the crowds are manageable, the weather is fantastic – warm (not hot) during the day and cool at night, cool enough for a sweatshirt.   I love walking around Disneyland when there {Read More}

Disney Vacation Planning with a Tween – #DisneyTween

While planning our upcoming Disney vacation my 10-year-old daughter said that she didn’t want to get any Disney character autographs or take pictures with them. I just about died. I was crushed by what she said. Who WAS this girl talking to me? She was nuts about Disney characters just a few short years ago. But now, she is in the Tween world and her Disney love is changing. At 2-years-old, hugging every Disney character she could find. Still loving Mickey at 8 years {Read More}

Monterey Bay Aquarium #FindingDoryEvent

I visited the Monterey Bay Aquarium as part of the Finding Dory Press Event and what I discovered is that the Aquarium is perfect for the whole family. Something for every age There are Touch Pools, a Wave Room and a play area for the kids Cool exhibits like Tentacles and Jellyfish that tweens and teens will enjoy. A really cool gift shop and cute Sea Otters for everyone. And of course, Dory is there! 😉 Monterey is beautiful. The coast of {Read More}

Disney Cruise Line Itineraries on the West Coast

When most people think of taking a Disney Cruise they immediately think of destinations such as the Caribbean, Hawaii, Panama Canal or Europe. But did you know that you can also take a cruise along the California Coast? Disney Cruise Lines does indeed sail along the California Coast and visits many exciting ports of call such as San Francisco, San Diego and Ensenada, Mexico. Photo Credit – Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Online Cruises that visit the California Coast range {Read More}

Go Under the Sea with Disney, Scuba and Snorkeling at Epcot

Have you ever wanted to hang out with Dolphins or explore a giant aquarium while on vacation? Did you know that at Walt Disney World you can do that? SCUBA and snorkeling adventures can be booked at Walt Disney World with these fun tours. The Seas with Nemo and Friends is a fantastic undersea world that is just waiting for you to explore. If you want to be like Mickey and put on your scuba gear and get into the tank {Read More}