Walt Disney World April 19- Day 4

Day 4 Disney Park: Animal Kingdom (open till 9:30PM) 🎂 This day was my eldest sister’s birthday, the one who lives overseas in Sicily. Our daughters wanted to make her a birthday video from the pool first thing to make her day bright.  Something we seem to make offsite for her annually as her birthday always falls during…

Walt Disney World April 18- Day 3

Day 3 Disney Park: Magic Kingdom (open till 12AM- Magic Hours) We started off this day with some fantastic hot weather, so we changed our FP plans to hit the pool! One of my favorite pastimes is hanging out in the sun.  Our kids remember seeing the pool in old photos, and couldn’t wait to…

Walt Disney World April 17- Day 2

Day 2 – First Full Day  Disney Park: EPCOT (open till 11PM- Extra Magic Hours) Featured Event: 2018 International Flower and Garden Festival The Bay Lake Tower is a beautiful DVC resort. Very modern aesthetic. It isn’t decked out with as much Disney kitsch as the other locations, but it has enough. Mickey Mouse is…

Walt Disney World April 16- Day 1

Day 1– Arrival Hotel: Bay Lake Tower in Disney’s Contemporary Resort Disney Park: Magic Kingdom (open till 10PM) We exchanged rainy and chilly Boston for the blue skies and sunshine of Orlando!  We arrived to the MK at 2:30PM, with fast passes ready to start at 3:50PM. This is the only time I will reference…

We Are Back!!

Hello WordPress friends! We are back from…WALT DISNEY WORLD! Wooo! But, really, womp! We had such a great trip that we are all bummed about it being over and back to work and school. Ok, tears wiped, but yeah, Disney has definitely changed some since we were there last; which was four years ago, when…

My favorite poem

Hey guys! So, Maya Angelou would have been 90yo today. I have always revered Maya Angelou. Her story..her history. Her dance. Her talent. Her perspective. Her rhythm. Her voice. Because of her, as a teen, I started drafting poetry. I saw her on a TV show once, and I was captivated. How she carried herself…

Easter 2018

Hey Everyone! Happy Easter! Buona Pasqua!  Hope those of you that celebrated today had a wonderful day. It was a great day.  We spent the morning drinking coffee as the kids were opening their baskets. Man, do I love that my husband now drinks coffee, mostly, that he makes me coffee at home.  This has…