San Diego Vacation

Just before going for our family vacation in Anaheim, my husband and I took our own little getaway to San Diego! Originally I am from California and have visited San Diego many times over the years. A few years back we rented a home on the beach (VRBO) during the month of January and had …continue reading

Hudson Valley Getaway

Designated as a National Heritage Area, Hudson Valley is steeped in history and  natural beauty. Although we went during the winter months on this trip (which isn’t as pretty), I have been to Hudson Valley in the summer and it is a beautiful area. Trees, rivers and lakes are abundant. My next trip there will …continue reading

Anaheim and Disneyland Family Trip

In October my family and I took a fabulously fun trip down to Anaheim to go to Disneyland and California Adventures. It was such a wonderful time full of fantastic memories! I’m sharing some tips of our trip to Disneyland and California Adventures. We were able to be at Disneyland during the time they have …continue reading

Girls Getaway in Monterey California

Tips for spending a weekend in Monterey, Calfiornia

Before I headed to Carmel Valley Ranch for the Michael’s Makers retreat, I went to Monterey, California a few days early to meet up with my daughters and daughter-in-law for a fun girls’ trip!  If you want to get a away to some charming coastal towns, Monterey and Carmel are some of my favorite little …continue reading

Deer Valley Getaway

Deer Valley is located in Park City, Utah, and has been a popular destination for skiing and other winter activities since the 1930s! It’s played host to the rich and famous, and you might recognize the name from the 2002 Winter Olympics.  Even though it’s mostly known for its winter activities, Deer Valley is actually …continue reading

Road Trip Kit

I have a love/hate relationship with family road trips.  I love being in the car with my kids as we all get excited for whatever adventure we are headed toward.  That love feeling lasts for all of 30 minutes.  Then my children realize that its going to be a few hours or even days before we …continue reading

Postcard Memory Book

postcard memory book

Hi there! I’m Ginger from over at GingerSnapCrafts.com, & I’m so excited to be here at Design Dazzle taking part in this awesome Summer Camp series! I have 5 kiddos, so I am always looking for fun things for them to do! I’m enjoying seeing all the fun ideas that have been shared so far, & …continue reading