Travel Alaska – 10 Reasons To Visit Alaska

Waterfall Resort & Steamboat Bay Fishing Club in Alaska offer travlers an all-inclusive way to travel Alaska. From the wildlife & winderness to the oustanding fishing, Alaska has something for every adventer seeker.

Visit Alaska 10 reasons to visit Alaska

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for the Waterfall Group. I received a gift basket and a promotional item to thank me for my participation.  I love Alaska, and I cannot tell you how much I want to visit Alaska again, but his time with my travel Alaska with my husband.  I think my husband and I would have to go alone again, first.  Only … [Read more...]

16 Awesome Things To Do In Orlando, Florida

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We already know there are awesome places like Universal Studios, Disney World In Kissimmee, and that Orlando nightlife is awesome.  The first two years we visited Orlando we only visited the big parks, like Universal Studios, but the past few years we have focused on other things to do in Orlando, Florida and surrounding areas.  There is TONS of things to do in Orlando!  I … [Read more...]

Enter To #Win $10,000 In The #VacayGoneCrayCray Contest!

Enter To #Win $10,000 In The #VacayGoneCrayCray Contest!

If there is anything I love more than spending time with my family, it’s a good old family road trip!  It really doesn’t even matter what we do, where we go, as long as we have somewhere nice to stay when we get there..   Oh, but we are not talking about a nice comfy place to stay just yet, we are going to have a little fun and talk about how you can enter to win $10,000 in the … [Read more...]

Create the Perfect Camping Kitchen with Kelty

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One of the things that I used to find very frustrating about camping was trying to be able to get everything put together and ready for our trips. I was trying to remember everything for six people, everything we needed to cook with, and with all of that I often forgot things.  So one of my goals for this summer was to find a great camping kitchen set up and thanks to Kelty I have. Now if … [Read more...]

Four Days, Two Adults,Two Backpacks.

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I will admit that I tend to over pack everywhere that we go. I have four children and am always conscious of how everyone in our family looks. I will admit that even when I am hiking or camping that I like to have on clean clothes and to look nice. Let's face it there is never a reason to not look presentable and to not have nice looking pictures. One of the things that I was most excited about … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Drum Up Cash for a Fabulous Summer Vacation

5 Ways to Drum Up Cash for a Fabulous Summer Vacation

Summer might be right around the corner, but that doesn't mean that it's too late to plan a fabulous summer vacation this year. Some people start planning and saving for their summer vacation at the start of the new year. This ensures enough cash to be able to enjoy themselves while away. But if your finances were tight at the beginning of the year and you didn't have the opportunity to save … [Read more...]

DIAGON ALLEY NOW OPEN AT UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT

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I don’t know about you, but I am ready for some summer excitement, an aweosme family attractions in Florida maybe?!  If you are too, than hold on to your hats - on 7/8/2014 Universal Orlando Resort officially celebrated the Grand Opening Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando Resort!  If you didn’t already know this has been 2014’s most anticipated new theme park experience!  The … [Read more...]

Six Ways The HP Pavilion Makes Traveling Better!

Six Ways The HP Pavilion Makes Traveling Better! #jbbb http://jennsblahblahblog.com

Shawn and I will be leaving today for our Disney Cruise and I am excited, but sad at the same time.  I am going to be honest, I always dread leaving my children behind, and five days is far too long. We always travel in the summer as a family, and we have yet to hit the road together.  Thanks, Catie, who decided to go to summer school, lol.  I am only kidding, but we have had … [Read more...]

Airport Layovers: 5 Things To Do During A Layover!

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This post is about traveling, Airport Layovers, and 5 Things To Do During A Layover.  Super huge thanks to Big Fish for sponsoring this post, and providing my husband and I with something to do while we are stuck at the waiting at the airport.   Shawn and I will be heading to Florida here in less than a week for a Disney Cruise, don’t worry post is coming soon.  We are going … [Read more...]

Ten Reasons We Love Vacation Rentals When We Travel!

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Yepie, it’s almost summer and time to start planning your summer vacations!  Whether you are searching for the best place for a family vacation, a romantic getaway, or a blast with some friends you are going to need a place to stay.  Have you ever considered a vacation rental over other lodging options?  We visit Florida twice a year, and never stay in a hotel, its vacation rental … [Read more...]

Things to Keep in Your Prince Lionheart Backseat Organizer

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A Prince Lionheart Backseat Organizer is something that is every mom and dad needs to have in their car. It does not matter if you are a new mom or if you are a mom that has multiple children. There are certain needs that you should have in your car and a backseat organizer can help you to keep them all in place. Baby Wipes Baby wipes are something that you are going to use for years if you … [Read more...]

Thirteen Fun Car Games For Kids To Play While Traveling

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This post brought to you by Walmart. All opinions are 100% mine. Only a few more days and the girls and I will be hitting the road to good old Albuquerque, NM alone. Which means; it is time to start thinking about fun car games for kids to play while we are on the road.  We do not travel alone just the gals, but I felt like we all could use some gal time, and know my husband and son would … [Read more...]

Ten Tips To Get Your Car Ready For Spring & Summer Traveling!

Ten Tips To Get Your Car Ready For Spring & Summer Traveling!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cooper Tire for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. It’s spring, which means it’s time to start thinking about spring and summer traveling with kids.  I love to travel in the spring months, especially when the family joins me.  There is nothing better than a road trip with kids, lol.  Every year my husband and I pull the kids … [Read more...]

SkyDeck Chicago Offers a Unique Way to See the City

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 A Unique Experience Full of Memories to Cherish There are few things in life that you do one day and realize that they are going to create memories that will stick with you for a lifetime but I realized last week when I was visiting the SkyDeck Chicago that this was the case. I decided to take my four year old on a trip overnight by himself as I had never taken him anywhere alone … [Read more...]

Making the Most in the Worst Situations–A Little Note on How You Handle Yourself During the Mishaps

  Travel Mishaps Happen! Nothing is more frustrating to me than general mishaps and chaos of life. However this becomes even more frustrating when you are traveling and away from home. Our Latest Travel Mishap The latest travel mishap that I had occurred when I was traveling to Chicago with my four year old. I had a wonderful little trip planned with Huxley. Rarely with four children do … [Read more...]

Dreams Punta Cana Resort & Spa Located In The Dominican Republic #ResortEscape

Nine Reasons To Visit Dreams Punta Cana Resort & Spa Located In The Dominican Republic

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dreams Resorts & Spas for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Located on tropical beachfront settings throughout Mexico and the Dominican Republic is Dreams Resorts & Spas, which are an amazing choice for a traveler from all walks of life. Whether you’re looking for beautiful seaside settings, or the ultimate family vacation spot … [Read more...]

We Shared Five Surprises at the Hotel Ruby Marie

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  Old World Elegance and Charm Found in Madison, WI   I am in love with things from the past.  When it comes to homes and architecture I generally do not see the same beauty in new design as what I see in those from the past.  In fact I live in a home that was built in the 1800s and I love this about my home.  We really need to move to a bigger home because we have … [Read more...]

Fifteen Things I Want To Do In London!

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Have you ever sat around and daydreamed about what it would feel like to win a sweepstake to travel somewhere, like London?  I have, I catch myself thinking about the beautiful scenery, history, castles, and the story I could write while on a London Vacation.  There is an endless amount of things to do, especially if you were to win a trip to London for two.   There is so many … [Read more...]

Chicken of the Sea Knows How To Celebrate “100 Years of Good”! #100YearsOfGood

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When a product has been around for 100 years, you know people love it! I honestly don’t think there has been a time in my life when I have not had a Chicken of the Sea product in my pantry.  I knew they have been around for a while, but I had no idea Chicken of the Sea has been doing 100 Years of Good. Yes, they have officially been around for 100 years, and celebrating by paying it forward … [Read more...]

Eight Tips To Help You Save Money On Your Family Road Trip

This post brought to you by Enterprise Rent-A-Car. All opinions are 100% mine. I cannot tell you how excited I am for spring to get here, not only will the weather be warmer, but we also go our yearly vacation.  Which typically means, in the middle of March my husband and I rent a car from Enterprise, load up the kids, and head out for a week’s stay in Florida.  It’s our yearly … [Read more...]