LEGOLAND Beach Retreat at LEGOLAND Florida is a fun getaway built for kids.Continue Reading
Celebrate the Renaissance at the Florida Renaissance Festival.Continue Reading
Of all the wondrous shops we visited, treats we tasted, and rides we experienced, what made the biggest impression?
A phone booth.
Head in to ye olden days with Dakster as she explores her first Renaissance festival.Continue Reading
Blast off to Kennedy Space Center with Dakster and her family as they train like an astronauts!Continue Reading
ICE! at Gaylord Palms, in Kissimmee, Florida, is a fun and chilly family experience.Continue Reading
Cabana Bay Beach Resort is the hippest hotel on Universal Orlando property for the families with ankle-biters and cool cats.Continue Reading
Dakster gives us a tour of Universal Orlando: CityWalk – one of the hottest family friendly spots in Orlando, Florida.Continue Reading
Deadpool Labbit and I had a blast at Tampa Bay Comic Con this year.Continue Reading
If you’re a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle fan, listen up! The Nickelodeon Suites Resort in Orlando, Florida is the
place to be during the TMNT weekends.
In the Sarasota area, we found plenty of side trips to engage our brains.Continue Reading
A well kept secret of my busy hometown is the Orlando Science Center!Continue Reading
How many of you knew that Juan Ponce de León first landed on the east coast of the United States on April 2-3, 1513? How many of you knew that it was he and his crew who first called the large peninsula on which they landed La Florida, giving props to the Easter season and the beautiful landscape surrounding them. So if you do your math correctly, that would mean today is the 500th anniversary of Ponce de León’s landing. The state of Florida is celebrating this anniversary in style, with commemorations and celebrations throughout the state, throughout the year 2013.Continue Reading
This year, Gaylord Palms welcomes Merry Madagascar as their theme for this year’s ICE! attraction. At nine degrees Fahrenheit, it’s by far the coolest attraction in the Orlando area.Continue Reading
Vulcan Events — Away Mission Orlando 2012 was another great time spent with friends and spreading the good word of the dark and light sides of the force. Avery Brooks was the headliner for the event and while I’m a fan of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, my excitement was in getting to meet Robert Duncan McNeill (Tom Paris, Star Trek: Voyager and getting a picture of Dirk Benedict (Starbuck, Battlestar Galactica) for my mom.Continue Reading
Hey! City of DeBary, Florida…Don’t touch J.J Hart’s ducks! The “ducks” in question are actually chickens that J.J’s family purchased to help supply his diet with fresh eggs. Over time, a wonderful thing happened. J.J developed a connection with the chickens and now affectionately calls them his “ducks”. You see, two-year old J.J has autism spectrum disorder; a complex disorder of the brain that causes a some children to have difficulty with communication, behavior and social interaction. The chickens are therapeutic for J.J and are helping him overcome some of his autistic traits including some of his communication hurdles.Continue Reading
When you think of Orlando, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? For many, it’s a mouse named Mickey. What many people don’t realize, is that there is far more to Orlando than just a mouse. After Disney: The Other Orlando, by Kelly Monaghan, covers everything that many people miss on their visits to Orlando because they are caught up in the mouse trap.Continue Reading
This week, the GeekMoms are doing a lot of event travel! Catch up with them here.Continue Reading
This week the GeekMoms are having fun both at play and on vacation–and a little of both.Continue Reading
Shot in November of 2009 by Terry Sorge with special appearances by members of the Florida Garrison’s Squad 7 and Makaze, the following video is a wonderful example of the reactions we receive while serving for the 501st Legion. It took almost all day to shoot over an hour of footage on Jacksonville Beach. In […]Continue Reading