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Day 6 Universal’s Volcano Bay Waterpark in the Rain

I won’t lie. We were desperate to salvage the day. Maybe a movie? Maybe find an indoor race track? Maybe a gun range. Wait, what, no guns for The-Youngest? Ok. But something. Something… After successfully bra shopping for The-Prettiest-Girl-in-the-World, (The … Continue reading

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Day 6 Universal’s Volcano Bay – The End of the World

The-Youngest’s most anticipated theme park was Universal’s Volcano Bay. He had watched hours and hours of videos. POV videos. Review videos. Park exploration videos. He knew how to use the Fastpasses, how to use the Taputapu wrist bands, where we … Continue reading

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Day 6 A Rental Car for Universal (Theme Park)

To do the next part of our epic vacation, we needed a rental car for Universal (Theme Park). An easy task for most people, but for me, well, read on. It all began well enough. I managed to get a … Continue reading

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Disney World Top 10 Lists – From The-Prettiest-Girl-in-the-World

The-Prettiest-Girl-in-the-World made 2 Disney World Top 10 lists –  Her best moments and Mom advice. As well, at the bottom is a bonus list drawn from our brilliant Disney World travel agent, Alyssa. Getting The-Prettiest-Girl-in-the-World to share her insights wasn’t … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Lists Of Disney World Moments

There’s nothing like a few, good Top 10 Lists of Disney moments, I have 6 coming!!!! 3 from the Boyz. A bonus list from our amazing travel agent, Alyssa Monahan. And 2, yes, 2, from The-Prettiest-Girl-in-the-World! It’ll be the boys’ … Continue reading

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Getting It Right For The-Oldest – Epcot – Vacation Day 5

Getting it right for The-Oldest is NOT easy. See, Disney World for The-Youngest is a no-brainer. Candy. Rides. Loud sounds. Bright lights. More candy. But for The-Oldest, it wasn’t the way he wanted to spend eight days. For him, being … Continue reading

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Unexpected Fun – Epcot – Disney World

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a million times – the best thing about traveling is that you can never completely predict what will happen. This time, at Epcot, we had some unexpected fun. So, our plan, with … Continue reading

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One of the Best Days as a Stepdad

There are tough days as a parent. You know them. Nagging the kids about homework. Dealing with heartbreak. Getting them to bed. Making them eat brussels sprouts or something with kale. (Oh, I have a list of these, oh yes … Continue reading

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What No One Tells You About Having Kids

Things No One Tells You About Kids You get emails from the school about head lice. HEAD LICE!!! It’s just so NOT something I worried about before kids. 2. Colds. You get a lot of them. The math is simple. … Continue reading

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The Big Loss

Being a goalie parent is something like being Donald Trump’s mom, you’re just kinda waiting for something bad to happen. I mean, hey, if your child is playing defense and makes a mistake, no big deal, it’s a mistake and … Continue reading

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