Why Travel to Jacksonville for Vacation
Dubbed the “River City by the Sea,” Jacksonville, Florida sits at the intersection of the St. John’s River and Atlantic Ocean. In terms of landmass, Jacksonville is the largest metropolitan area in the continental United States – with over 80,000 acres, 400 city parks, seven state parks and two national parks. Fortunately, the city’s urban landscape does not overshadow the natural beauty of its beaches, waterways and recreational areas. Even though Jacksonville is currently undergoing an economic boom, its cost of living is still well below the national average. Consequently, Jacksonville has quickly become an affordable yet luxurious destination for those looking to get away.
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Disney World Extras
Walt Disney World is packed full of amazing attractions, shows, fireworks, you name it that it is hard to imagine more. Honestly, many people are happy enough with these simple things the theme parks offer. But did you know that there is more? More than the parks!
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Vacation & Baby Carriers
Today I have a guest blogger, my wife Jamie. She is a volunteer babywearing educator with Babywearing International. Wearing our kids on a daily basis, as well as vacation, as been a value to us. Read on to find out more.
|4 yr olds get tired too. Hiking in the Smoky Mountains using a toddler sized buckle carrier.
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Here are a few small businesses you might want to look into as we continue to plan your Disney Adventure!
Everything Disney Pins—Disney Pins
My sister and I have a passion for Disney and Trading Pins and love sharing both of those things with you guys! My name is Elizabeth and my sister is Amy, we love Disney pins with a passion. Disney inspired us to move to Florida and live our life to the fullest. So we packed our bags and moved to the Orlando area just to be right next to the action. For over 6 years now our Donoho family has been collecting Disney trading pins and having fun at the Disney Theme Parks. Continue reading “Referral Network”
Disney Trading Pins
When you book a Disney vacation with Fantasmic Adventures all kids will receive a free lanyard with 3 pins. This will get them started on their pin trading adventure. Below is the information you will need to enjoy pin trading.
Disney Pin Trading is a fun, interactive experience where Disney Guests can trade specially-marked Disney pins with Cast Members and fellow Guests. The great thing about Pin Trading is that there is no age limit, so the whole family can participate in this activity together. Continue reading “Disney Trading Pins”
Tips to help make your first Disney World adventure less stressful!!!
Relax, it’s not as overwhelming as it seems. With a few pointers, you’ll be prepared and well on your way to being a Disney pro.
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Tips For Taking Your Toddlers To Disney World
Disney World is designed for families and geared for children of all ages. I often get the question asking if a baby or toddler will have anything to do. We took our son when he was 8 months old. He loved it!!! Continue reading “Tips For Taking Your Toddlers To Disney World”
Disney World Rider Swap
Don’t let its name mislead you. You don’t just get to swap riders like it implies. I wish somebody would have explained this to me before we attempted this, we stood in line for 2 hours with an 8 month old baby. YIKES!
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Fastpass Walt Disney World
When you’re a rookie heading to Disney world the options are overwhelming. One option that you have control over is your Fastpass selections.
60 days out from your Disney vacation day you are able to set up your fast passes. With no guidance with my first trip to Disney my Fastpass selections were not the best. Our experience taught us to skip the first hour of the day. Continue reading “Fastpass Walt Disney World”
Items To Bring To The Park
Being comfortable all day at the park is a big challenge. I have put together a list of items we use when we go to the parks.
Sunscreen, set an alarm so you remember to reapply.
Disposable Rain Ponchos,
Cooling Towels or spray bottle with fan if you go in the summer.
Comfy, broken in, shoes – this is important or you will have blisters!
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