5 Places to Visit in Orlando

I'm excited to announce my first guest post by my fabulous friend Abby!  She runs Living House, a blog full of upbeat encouragement and thoughtful reflection.  And she recently returned from Orlando, Florida and has some great tips.  Happy traveling! Back in July, my family took a trip down to Florida to spend five full [...]


Top 10 Places to Eat at Disney World

Amusement parks may not typically be known for their quality food, but Disney World sure debunks this idea. From barbecue nachos to chocolate macaroons, Disney offers a wide variety of cuisine and options for each guest. Here’s a list of my top 10 food picks at Disney separated by meals and sweets. Meals: 1. ESPN [...]

14 Simple Tips to Plan for Disney World

Magic.  You’ve dreamt about this abstract idea since you were a child, turning to princess movies and card tricks to find it.  But let me tell ya--I found it after all these years.  Going into my trip to Disney World, I thought ‘eh.’  I knew it’d be fun, but I’m not 10 years old nor [...]

8 {Mostly} Free Ways to Pass the Time in Line at Disney World

You’ve dreamt of Disney since you were little. And you’re finally here! The magic sets in, but then you see throngs of tourists and a queue line that could wrap around the Earth a time or two. UGH. You may plan your outfits and game plans for each day, but you probably didn’t take into [...]

11 Things to Do in Destin

Sand in your toes.  Wind in your hair.  Salt in the waves.  Deep breath.  Ah, paradise in Destin, Florida at last.  But don’t waste the trip away beach bummin' and take a look at these 11 beach and non-beach activities. This post includes affiliate links, but all opinions are my own. Beach: 1. Just Chute [...]

Where to Eat in Destin, Florida

In a big city like Destin, it’s easy to go to the places you know like Moe’s or Chipotle.  But go a little crazy!  Take a step outside the norm and try some of these fantastic spots after a swim at the beach. McGuire's Irish PubGreen and more green.  Recommended by locals, this Irish pub [...]

My Top 10 of Destin, Florida

Nothing’s worse than planning a vacation to a fabulous location but not knowing exactly what to do in that destination.  Well, there’s always the beach...  Okay, yeah, but your week should be more than just building sandcastles every day.  To combat that paralyzing thought of Oh-my-gosh-what-are-we-going-to-do-and-where-are-we-going-to-rent-it, here’s a top 10 list for Destin, Florida.  Posts [...]