Quantum of the Seas Robot Bar

Note: Travel and accommodations were provided by Royal Caribbean. All words and photos are mine. Video is courtesy of Royal Caribbean. I have to admit, the thing I got most excited about when boarding Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas for the first time was the promise of tech. We were able to sign up for mini-tours and this cruise was so chock full on innovations that a newbie cruiser like myself was over the moon. We got to visit the bridge and hear about safety from the captain himself. We went below deck to see how the ship recycles […] Continue reading →


This is the time to keep your eyes peeled for vacation sales! Club Med just announced theirs, and it’s not only a great deal, but the window in which you have to book is very generous. Kids under four stay free (children aged 4-11 years stay at up to 60% off adult price at select family resorts and kids aged 12-15 years stay at up to 40% off adult price at select family resorts) and throughout all of their 45 resorts worldwide, sun getaways start from $129 per adult, per night and ski escapes start from $272 per adult, per […] Continue reading →


I’m so thrilled to be partnering with Trafalgar Canada, one of the most well-known travel companies in the travel industry. This company ensures that every aspect of your trip runs smoothly with meticulous precision, from 4 and 5 star accommodation and luxury travel to making sure you never have to carry your own luggage or queue at the sights. Take your travel up a notch with hassle free vacations that are as close to VIP as you can get. Want to make some extraordinary memories? How about Gladiator School in Rome? Or waking up to the sound of howler monkeys […] Continue reading →

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Planning a trip to Hawaii in the near future? Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Hawaii (The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Sheraton Waikiki and Sheraton Maui) just announced a new initiative that offers guests to “Check in for Babies.” With every check-in at the above properties, Starwood will donate $1.00 to the March of Dimes for each night of their stay, to help fund lifesaving programs for Hawaii’s moms and babies. One of the programs that will benefit from the campaign is March of Dimes NICU Family Support® at Kapiolani Medical Center […] Continue reading →


Disclosure: This post has been compensated by Traveling Mom and MasterCard Every time I bring up the subject of traveling with kids, I’m met with “Oh my goodness, how do you do it?!” Yes, traveling with kids comes with its set of challenges, but it can be dare I say it…easy if you plan accordingly and travel between certain times of day. Don’t “wait until they’re old enough” because there is no right or wrong age. We travel for ourselves and for our children. Whether or not my 12 month old son at the time will remember his trip to […] Continue reading →

WWoHP - Diagon Alley

Let the countdown begin! After months of speculation and browser refreshing, the announcement on the opening date for Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando has finally been announced. Spoiler alert… you don’t have long to wait! Continue […] Continue reading →

Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts

Universal Orlando Resort made an exciting announcement recently, revealing details about their new attraction, Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts. Located in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley, this new attraction will immerse you in an action-packed journey through one of the most pivotal scenes from the final Harry Potter book and film. The Grand Opening date for the spectacularly themed environment will be announced at a later date. You’ll be brought into the very moment where Harry, Ron and Hermione break into one of the most guarded places in the wizarding world – Gringotts bank […] Continue reading →