Animal Kingdom After Dark

Up until fairly recently, Disney’s Animal Kingdom park closed its doors much earlier in the evening than the other theme parks. But with the addition of the super anticipated World of Avatar and a new nighttime show, AK got an extended curfew. We stayed out late there one night on our recent trip to explore…

To Disney (and back) with the Dog

When my family began planning our nine-day Walt Disney World adventure, my husband and I didn’t decide to drive right away. We looked at the flight my sisters were taking, as well as many others from other airlines, comparing prices and hemming and hawing before figuring out that driving would be more cost-effective. Once we…

The Crayon Factory

I took a little creative liberty with the title of this post, courtesy of my niece. The official name of the place in question is the Crayola Experience. It is located just about 20 minutes from my house, so I was happy to bring my sisters, brother-in-law, and niece there for a morning of colorful…