Winter 2017 Disney Trip!

We are currently at Walt Disney World! The usual Monday/Thursday posting schedule will resume next week. In the meantime, follow us on Instagram at tulipandsnowflake as we spend the week at the Most Magical Place on Earth!

By |2020-05-13T13:56:39-04:00January 30, 2017|Travel|

Planning a Cross-Country Road Trip Itinerary

Our 20-day, 6,000-mile cross-country road trip began with the simple, long-time dream of visiting Yosemite National Park. Seeing the tunnel view first-hand has been at the top of my bucket list for years. Two years ago, after a few trips [...]

By |2018-07-14T22:25:28-04:00January 26, 2017|Travel|

Walt Disney World Four Parks Challenge Planning Guide

A day spent visiting all four Walt Disney World theme parks will be long, but it doesn’t have to be exhausting or stressful. Choosing the right time of year, using the FastPass+ system to its fullest, staying at an on-site [...]

By |2020-05-13T14:47:08-04:00January 23, 2017|Disney|

Stress-Free Disney World Four Parks Challenge

It sounded crazy when I first heard of it. Visit all four Walt Disney World theme parks in a single day? I had stumbled upon a Disney Four Parks Challenge video on YouTube sometime in October. As usual, that one [...]

By |2020-05-13T14:47:47-04:00January 16, 2017|Disney|

MAGICAL MONDAYS / How We “Do” Disney

When I read trip reports on other blogs or watch YouTube videos, I realize that we “do” Disney differently than the average family. Waiting in line for character meetings? Planning every day around table service restaurant reservations? Scheduling entire days [...]

By |2018-07-14T22:25:28-04:00January 9, 2017|Disney|


Visiting Disney World as a Kid Walt Disney World has been my “happy place” since I was a child. My family first visited during spring break in 1984 as part of a longer trip to visit my grandparents [...]

By |2018-07-14T22:25:28-04:00January 2, 2017|Disney|