Live within driving distance to the great state of New York? Interested in a weekend getaway near NYC for your next girls trip? Learn about Rochester.
Outdoor adventures to experience in New York's Enchanted Mountains are plentiful. The Enchanted Mountains is another name for the Cattaraugus County in Western New York. A county so far west, it also borders Pennsylvania. While staying, as well as eating, at Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino, there's plenty of sites to see, and outdoor adventures [...]
When one visits the Enchanted Mountains, located in the Cattaraugus County of Western New York, you wouldn't think there'd be such amazing dining options in this Western New York County. SURPRISE. There's some top notch dining in the area, and I've found the best dining options close to the Enchanted Mountains!. They're located in Seneca Allegany Resort [...]
Don't let the word RESORT scare you into thinking the room prices will be out of your budget. Traveling with family? Don't let CASINO convince you it's not for families. Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino truly offers the best hotel value near Allegany State Park. Families definitely need to put this property at the top [...]
Explore Niagara Falls with the entire family. Once you've gotten yourself booked at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino, there's plenty of activities around Niagara Falls, New York. You might not want to leave the beauty of the Seneca Casinos, but you've got to explore Niagara Falls with the entire family. Explore Niagara Falls with the [...]
Wondering where to stay with your family in Niagara Falls, New York? Allow me to introduce to you Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls on the New York side of the falls. It's in a spectacular location within walking distance of Niagara Falls! Let's face it, so many forget about the New York [...]
Disney Social Media Moms Celebration is an invite only event, but you still have to pay a conference fee. It’s not FREE, but it is discounted. It’s an invitation many of those in my industry would love to receive, but Disney can’t invite everyone. Our family has been lucky enough to be invited three years [...]
Rochester is filled with history, but it's also filled with fun stuff to do with your gal pals! A ladies weekend in Rochester New York has to include a spa visit, and of course, stops at the famous Wegmans that started it all! Plus, the Rochester Public Market, when the weather is nice. Truthfully, I'd [...]
All around Rochester exploring the world of play, art and George Eastman, is one of my favorite experiences since starting my travel writing. Don't get me wrong, San Diego, and New York City, are my favorite cities for obvious reasons. However, Rochester has become a place I never expected to fall so deeply in love with. [...]
Eating my way through beautiful Rochester in Western New York didn't cover nearly enough food, so I plan on heading back in 2017! I got a tease of a taste, a little amuse bouche, if you will. Next trip up, I'm hitting the BBQ places, but this time definitely wet my whistle for a lot [...]
The Strathallan Rochester is located in the heart of Rochester's cultural and historic districts, and since it's a DoubleTree by Hilton property, you get a warm cookie when you check-in. Sweet! Especially after realizing everything at the hotel closes up rather early on a Thursday night, and I've just landed at Greater Rochester International Airport. JetBlue [...]
Walking in the footsteps of the legendary Susan B. Anthony is one of the most powerful experiences any woman can have. The only thing that could have made my footsteps more powerful? Having my daughter with me, following the same path through history. One day, I'll bring her to take it all in. It's a [...]
Brilliant with a side of personality doesn't even cover Ward Stare. His talent is extraordinary, and the fact that he's from my home state of New York, brings a sense of pride. I'd have never known of him, or his talents, if not for my daughter's desire to play Viola for her school's orchestra. Go [...]
Gaslamp Quarter of San Diego. Yup, just like most cities, San Diego has a variety of neighborhoods, and sections. The Gaslamp Quarter happens to be one of my favorite places to hang out in, when I visit my beloved San Diego. It's got all the best restaurants, and we all know my love of all [...]
Weekend getaway at Mount Airy Casino Resort is a perfect couples getaway for those who love to gamble, love a good spa, and enjoy amazing food.
Hersheypark is dedicated to safety, not just fun. All staff at not just the parks, but also the hotels, are dedicated to the safety of the guests!
What's new at Hersheypark this year? They've updated one of the pools at Hershey Lodge, there's new food items on menus throughout the park & restaurants.
Milton Hershey had a vision beyond just chocolate. He started with caramels, moved to chocolate, and decided to give back in a big way.
Who would have ever thought I would actually look forward to camping? Certainly not me. The words Fall is for camping would never have fallen out of my face before having kids, but it's kind of the best time of the year to get your "camp on," I promise! We might make a family tradition of [...]
I didn't know what I was in for, but I'm so glad we decided to attend Family Forward at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida.
When I go away on vacation, all I truly think about beyond the rides, is FOOD. Dining at Universal in Orlando has so many options for GREAT food!
Our family definitely got spoiled during our MANY #UniversalMoments while at Family Forward 2015 in Orlando. Learn more about what Universal offers families.
Orlando doesn't just have one "family vacation destination." Don't get me wrong, we all know what Orlando, Florida, is known for. If you don't, you might need to fill up on some of my family travel articles. Right now, though, I'm sharing another family destination in Orlando. I'm sure everyone out there is familiar with Universal [...]
Moms recharge together in Anaheim, California! Who goes to Anaheim without hitting BOTH Disneyland and Disney California Adventure? Not a trio of moms who kept #MomsDisneyDay going strong after the kids went back to school, that's for sure. After we'd had our Disneyland fun, it was obviously time to head over to Disney California Adventure, [...]
We all need a little time away from the kids, especially after a long, hot summer! #MomsDisneyDay is the perfect solution after kids go back to school!
It's time for moms to recharge after the kids go back to school! How did three moms recharge recently? Sleepover at #AnaheimMarriott #travelbrilliantly
When we did Disney Social Media Moms Celebration in 2015, we saved a ton of money and time by ordering drinks, snacks, and breakfast foods from Garden Grocer.
You're heading to Walt Disney World, and you're wondering what this FastPass and Park Hopper Pass stuff is all about. Let me help!
I'm always behind the camera, & if I'm not, the photos of me are blurry. Disney makes it easier for me to be IN family photos with Disney Memory Maker. #disneymemorymaker
I love food, and when I think about Epcot, that's what comes to mind: FOOD! It didn't let me down during Disney Social Media Moms Celebration Epcot experiences!