Travel

We are your go to resource for tips and things to do when traveling with kids.

From Louisiana, to Mississippi, to Florida, to Alabama we cover most of the Gulf Coast plus family travel in the United States.

We also have resources for traveling with kids in New Orleans and Pensacola!

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The Park at OWA: A Day of Thrills and Fun

Did you know that there is a great little amusement park just an hour from…

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2021 Blue Angels Practice Schedule at NAS Pensacola

The Blue Angels are one of Pensacola’s pride and joys. Just watching them, you can…

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Super Fun Things To Do In Pensacola With Kids

Confession time, before we moved to Pensacola, I thought it was a town with nothing…

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Let’s Take a Virtual Tour of Epcot at Walt Disney World

As much as I love walking into the Magic Kingdom and seeing Cinderella’s Castle as…

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All About Community Maritime Park In Downtown Pensacola

When we moved to Pensacola a few years ago, I heard about Community Maritime Park…

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How To Explore Disney’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Confession: I’m not a Star Wars fan. I haven’t seen any of the movies all…

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Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park on Florida’s Emerald Coast

Since moving to the Pensacola area, I have wanted to find time to visit the…

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Awesome Tips To Make Your Next Beach Vacation FUN!

Three years ago, faced with moving out of the house we rented in Metairie for…

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FUN and Exciting Things to do at Disney Springs!

No trip to Walt Disney World is complete without a trip over to Disney Springs.…

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Six Walt Disney World Quick Service Restaurants You Need To Try

Our family LOVES Walt Disney World. Having kids with food allergies and being gluten-free myself, Disney…

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We’re Going to the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World – Virtually!

Confession: I spend a lot of time planning my perfect Walt Disney World trips! A…

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Great Tips for Going to the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival with Kids

Suppose you want to do a little smaller festival but just as much fun as…

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All the Reasons You Need To Party With Mickey at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

This was our second year attending Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at the Magic…

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Gluten Free Heaven is in Mobile, Alabama.

If you are gluten-free, you know how hard it is to find delicious baked goods.…

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Have Some Sweet Fun at Sweet Cone Alabama in Pensacola, Florida

“I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream” I’ve been seeing Sweet Cone…

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EPCOT with Kids: Seven Reasons You Shouldn’t Skip This Disney Park

Is EPCOT fun for kids? This is a question I see and hear all the…

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Magical Disney World Line Hacks That Will Make It The BEST TRIP EVER

As you can tell, our family LOVES Walt Disney World, but we hate waiting in…

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Walt Disney World FastPass+ Secrets To Help You Plan Your Perfect Disney Vacation.

I absolutely love the FastPass+ system at Walt Disney World. I like it so much…

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Why You Need To Celebrate Mardi Gras At Disney World

Have you ever thought about escaping the madness of Mardi Gras week in New Orleans,…

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Why you will love Infinity Science Center on the Mississippi Gulf Coast

The Infinity Science Center in Gulfport, Mississippi, on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, is a great…

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New New Orleans Airport (MSY): 5 Things You Need To Know

I recently had my first experience with the new airport, and I must say that…

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Mardi Gras Events In Pensacola

Growing up in New Orleans, Mardi Gras, one of our family’s favorite times of the…

Kid Friendly Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve In Pensacola

It’s time to ring in the New Year and celebrate 2020! Having kids means celebrating…

Fun and FREE Eastern Shore Christmas Events

It’s Christmas time and the Eastern Shore is FULL of fun, free and family friendly…

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Free Christmas Events In Pensacola

Christmas is expensive. The presents, the food, the fun, everywhere you turn someone wants you…

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The Ultimate Guide to Finding Santa In Pensacola

Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus…. It’s that time of year, Christmas decorations…

Awesome Reasons You Need to Visit Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

We wanted to do something different on our recent trip to Florida. We decided to…

Scary and Haunted Halloween Fun In Pensacola

It’s the time of year where everything goes bump in the night, where ghostly friends…

Fun and Mostly FREE Trunk or Treats in Pensacola

Trunk or treats are a great safe way to have Halloween fun in Pensacola without…

Spooky Halloween Events In Pensacola For Kids

It’s only one week until Halloween! Do you have your costumes ready? Ready to have…

Port Orleans French Quarter: 6 Reasons You’ll Love It

For our May trip to Walt Disney World we decided to upgrade from our usual…

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Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes In and Around Pensacola

It’s that time of year again where we hope the weather starts to get cooler…

Walt Disney World Inspired Mickey Mouse Pumpkin Cupcakes for Halloween

When I think of Disney and Halloween, I think of one thing – MICKEY PUMPKINS!…

All About the Indoor Playground at the Naval Aviation Museum

One of our favorite attractions in Pensacola is the National Naval Aviation Museum There is…

Little Aviators Will Love Aviation Discovery Park in Pensacola, Florida

When I heard a park by the Pensacola airport where kids can watch the planes…

All The Reasons You NEED To Sail on Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to tour Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the…

Why We LOVE Carnival Cruise Lines

A few years ago we took our very first cruise. While we were excited, we…

Things You Need To Know Before Visiting Mrs. Heather’s Pumpkin Patch

We have a tradition in our house where we go to Mrs. Heather’s every year.…

Terrific Reasons You Should Take A Disney Cruise

I will start out by confessing that I am a Disney freak and love ALL things Disney.  I expected the best on a Disney cruise, and I was not disappointed.  Here are a 7 reasons I think you should take a Disney Cruise. 

Fantastic Reasons To Visit Walt Disney World In This Fall

One of the most magical times to visit Walt Disney World is during the fall…

Awesome Disney Vacations That Aren’t To Walt Disney World

When you think about a Disney Vacation what comes to mind? If you’re like most…

Cool Ways To Beat the Summer Heat at Walt Disney World

If you are like most people, you want to take a trip to Walt Disney World…

Fourth of July Celebrations in Pensacola

Fourth of July is a just a few days away. Crazy right? Summer is just…

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Walt Disney World Rules You NEED To Know Before You Visit

We all know that Walt Disney World is the most magical place on Earth! There…

Easter In Pensacola 2019: Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Bunny Pictures In Pensacola, FL

The weather is getting warmer, the trees are coming back to life, the grass is…

All The Places You Will Find Disney Princesses at Walt Disney World Resort

If your little girl is like mine, all she wants from her trip to Walt…

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Everything You Need To Know About Disney’s Memory Maker

You’ve booked your Walt Disney World trip and you’re thinking about you’re going to preserve…

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Free Things To Do In Pensacola With Kids

Having fun with kids can be expensive. Very, very expensive. But it doesn’t have to…

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SUPER FUN Things To Do On Check Out Day At Walt Disney World

It’s check out day and your Walt Disney World vacation is almost over. You’re all…

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Bring Your Pets to Walt Disney World

Lots of us consider our dogs to be part of our family. It’s not surprising that we want to take our dogs on vacation. Well now you can do just that. Disney will allow you to bring your dog to Walt Disney World. During this trial period, dogs can stay with you at one of four resorts starting October 15, 2017.