Confessions of a Disney Mom

A blog about family life and a love of Disney

Exciting Disney Parks News from the 2017 D23 Expo

This blog was featured on the Fairytale Adventures Travel Blog Page. This weekend, The D23 (Disney’s Official Fan Club) is holding it biennial Expo in Anaheim, California. During this time Disney announces its plan for the future and they had tons of exciting announcement from the Walt Disney Parks and Resort Presentation. Here is a quick recap of what’s to come in the future of our favorite theme parks! Star Wars! “Star Wars Land,”.. Read More

2017 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival Marketplaces

This fall, head over to EPCOT and discover the 2017 International Food & Wine Festival. This foodie’s paradise is packed with delicious dishes, fine wine, craft beer, spirits and other beverages sure to satisfy every palate. Marketplaces are open daily from August 31 to November 13, 2017. Check out the all the flavors of the 2017 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival from over 35 individual marketplaces including 5 new marketplaces! What dish are you looking.. Read More

10 Reasons You May Need Travel Insurance

This blog was featured on the Fairytale Adventures Travel Blog Page. We had a personal experience with a medical emergency and our policy really saved us!  Contact me for our recommended vendor. 10 Reasons You May Need Travel Insurance Are you on the fence about purchasing travel insurance for your next getaway?   Do you know what is covered under your current health insurance plan?  Out of country coverage? No one likes to think of.. Read More

Resort Spotlight: Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort and Offshore Island

This blog was featured on the Fairytale Adventures Travel Blog Page. I just recently revisited this resort on a quick trip to Nassau and will be adding a quick post about it in the near future! Welcome to Sandals Royal Bahamian Spa Resort and Offshore Island in the beautiful Bahamas where you will experience a regal British elegance with breathtaking ocean views and spectacular gardens!  Last summer, some of your favorite Fairytale Adventures agents.. Read More

Resort Spotlight: Cabana Bay Beach Resort

This blog was featured on the Fairytale Adventures Travel Blog Page Universal Orlando Resort is the place where you can step into the movies or take a journey through your favorite legends, cartoon or comic adventures.  Like other ultimate vacation destinations, Universal Orlando Resort offers on site hotel options for every budget and vacation style.  Last spring, the agents of Fairytale Adventure Travel were fortunate enough to take a tour of this fabulous resort.. Read More

Beaches Ocho Rios by Sandals

Just a quick little blog while I’m traveling home! While enjoying some time away on the MSC Divina with Fairytale Adventures Travel, Nedi and myself went and toured the “Beaches Ocho Rios, A Spa, Golf & Waterpark Resort” in sunny Jamaica.  We were able to see first hand what sets these resorts apart from other all inclusives.  Here are some resort highlights and some hightlights from our personal visit. Beaches is a family.. Read More

Universal Orlando’s TapuTapu

So, what is this TapuTapu thing that Universal is launching soon? It’s awesome. Universal Orlando Resort is opening a new water park this spring! Coming May 25th, Universal’s Volcano Bay, will be launching a new device to go along with it’s state of the art park.  This waterproof device is exclusive to Volcano Bay and designed to make your water park experience the best around.  I wish our local waterpark had something similar!.. Read More

First Impressions of Disneyland

So in December, my travel buddy Nedi and I headed to Disneyland for a very special and amazing training experience at Disneyland Resort in California!  We were going to the Disney Agent Education Program! Brandy, our amazing boss with Fairytale Adventures Travel, would be joining us on the adventure the following evening.  We were beyond excited to go and so very thankful to have this opportunity.  We arrived a day or two early so.. Read More

Resort Spotlight: Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando

My blog post was featured on my agency’s website in which I am blessed to be an independent agent.  Check it out here as well: Fairytale Adventures Travel Resort Spotlight: Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando Universal Orlando Resort is the place where you step into the movies or take a journey through your favorite legends, cartoon or comic adventures. Like other ultimate vacation destinations, Universal Orlando Resort offers on site hotel options.. Read More

Check out our shirts from our most recent trip!

You know those families that you see on vacation with the matching shirts??? That’s us!!!! We like to create or get matching shirts for our Disney trips for a few reasons.  First, I find it fun to create them and it adds to the excitement of preparing for the trip. Second, it looks really cute in the many photo opportunities that Disney has.  Third, If my child happens to wonder off (or my.. Read More