Originally from Indiana, I moved to Florida in 1999 and have lived in Volusia County, Florida ever since.  I love everything about Florida:  the beach, the sunshine, the people and the lifestyle.   Just a short drive from Daytona Beach and Orlando, we truly have the best of both worlds.

Your Guide To Driving a Boat

So, you just bought your first boat. You’re correct if you think your next big step is learning to drive. Think about your first time driving a car. Chances are, you were probably pretty nervous. But now, driving is something you can do without thinking about it. You’re boat driving experience will probably be very …

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Disney On Ice Road Trip Adventures Is Coming To The Amway Center

Disney On Ice presents Road Trip Adventures Takes Families on a Fun-Fueled Excursion to Iconic Disney Destinations Tickets On Sale NOW in Orlando ORLANDO, FL – June 7, 2022 — Disney On Ice presents Road Trip Adventures will whisk families away on an immersive getaway chock-full of magical participatory moments. Featuring new and classic tales, this multi-generational experience visits Amway Center from September 2 – …

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Trip to St. Augustine for Girls On The Run

We recently did a quick trip to St. Augustine so that Morgan could run in the Girls On The Run 5K. She has worked so hard to be able to do this run so we went all out with a quick little hotel stay and some sightseeing. We didn’t have too much time but we’re …

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REEF PLUNGE opens at Aquatica Orlando on March 14th

We are excited to get a first hand view of the new REEF PLUNGE at Aquatica Orlando tomorrow.  This will be our first time at Aquatica, so I’m excited to enjoy all that they have to offer. Named the #1 Waterpark in the country by the USA Today 10Best Reader’s Poll, Aquatica Orlando has another …

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SeaWorld Orlando Christmas Celebration Begins November 12, 2021

The kids and I got to experience the Magic of Christmas last night at the SeaWorld Orlando Christmas Celebration. We absolutely loved it and had the best time! Voted in the Top Ten of USA Today 10Best Theme Park Holiday Event for the past Five Years Nightly Fireworks All-New Sounds of the Season Live Performances …

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Park-Wide Enhancements Coming To Aquatica Orlando in 2022

Aquatica Orlando, voted the No. 1 waterpark in the country by USA Today’s 10Best Reader’s Poll, is plunging into 2022 with a brand new waterslide, Reef Plunge! Introducing Reef Plunge, Aquatica’s all new water slide! Guests will slide through eye-catching translucent cutouts and rings, and twist and turn though over 330 feet of fiberglass, zooming past a vibrant …

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SeaWorld Orlando Howl-O-Scream tickets ON SALE NOW ~ Prices Starting at just $29.99 thru July 25th!

SeaWorld Orlando announced the second house and other amazing details today!   Howl-O-Scream joins the park’s already impressive fall line-up of events including the return of family-friendly Halloween Spooktacular, included with park admission, which boasts daytime trick or treating for kids of all ages. Spooky fun for the entire family with Spooktacular during the day and …

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PAW Patrol Live is coming to the Ocean Center September 14 & 15!

PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure” is returning to stages and on a roll to Daytona Beach, FL! X barks the spot in PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure”! It’s Pirate Day in Adventure Bay, and Mayor Goodway is getting ready for a big celebration! But first, Ryder and his team of pirate …

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Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party ~ September 3rd-5th, 2021

  Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party Brings the Magic to Fans Through Innovative Technology and Transformative Performances   Tickets for the September 3-5 Orlando show will go on sale on August 3, 2021 Orlando, FL – June 25, 2021 – Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party is bringing the magic to guests through dynamic moments that take …

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SeaWorld Orlando Provides Free Classroom Resources

This is a difficult time for everyone; but even more so for kids that have had their worlds come to a screeching halt.  They’ve lost the stability of a normal schedule, spending time with friends, and so much more.   SeaWorld Orlando understands that you may need turnkey, engaging activities now more than ever.   …

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