Winter Sun Holidays for the Family

When it gets to this time of the year, grabbing some winter sun with the family is a tempting prospect. Whether it’s sandcastle time you want, a taste of the exotic or modern attractions, there’s a holiday spot below that your family will crave just as much as mine. Here are some of the winter sun destinations on my wanted list. Morocco One of the closest places to travel for guaranteed winter sun is Morocco, an exotic, Hollywood-approved oasis that you can… Continue Reading “Winter Sun Holidays for the Family”

Celebrating National Chocolate Week with a Chocolate Buffet at the Cottonwood Boutique Hotel

Cottonwood Boutique Hotel

Chocolate, chocolate, everywhere! If you are a chocoholic there is nothing better than the smell of chocolate as you walk into a room and it was the first thing that hit us when we visited the Cottonwood Boutique Hotel for their monthly chocolate buffet. Chocolatier Gerry Wilton is the creator of the chocolate buffet and as he introduced himself and the event, he clearly showed his expertise and passion for the wonderful array of chocolate delights, from cakes to fine… Continue Reading “Celebrating National Chocolate Week with a Chocolate Buffet at the Cottonwood Boutique Hotel”

10 things that happen after you come home from Walt Disney World

Princess Elena of Avalor

It as been just over a month since we returned home from Walt Disney World in Orlando and there has been a definite shift in things the kids love to do. Once they have come down from all the excitement of telling absolutely everyone about their holiday, you think it would stop………wrong! The kids are now all-things-Disney obsessed. Things that happen when you get back from Walt Disney World 1. Our 14-year-old Disney CD that has been gathering dust in… Continue Reading “10 things that happen after you come home from Walt Disney World”

Splashtastic Fun at Typhoon Lagoon

Typhoon Lagoon

When visiting Walt Disney World the one location that filled me with dread was a visit to the water park. I knew Hubby and the kids would love it, but as a forty-something mum of 6 my figure is not what it once was and although I love swimming, the thought of wandering around in a swimsuit filled me with dread. Walt Disney World has two water parks, Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon and we opted for the latter as… Continue Reading “Splashtastic Fun at Typhoon Lagoon”

Can Walt Disney World keep everyone happy? – Epcot

Epcot

If there is one thing that Walt Disney World is, it is fun for ALL the family. Walt Disney World is a champion of family time with four theme parks and two water parks, each with unique theming and attractions, plus dining shopping and entertainment experiences, there really is something for everyone at Walt Disney World and I have already shared my thoughts on Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom. Epcot Epcot is the park I was most intrigued to visit as it was… Continue Reading “Can Walt Disney World keep everyone happy? – Epcot”