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Strange, No. Magical, Definitely!

Strange, No. Magical, Definitely!

Music has always been a critical part of my life. From my young days in dancing where I was exposed to a variety of genres of music to now where I’m appreciating all-things orchestra thanks to my daughters. Along the way there have be ...
Mark Your Calendars: 2015 Movies

Mark Your Calendars: 2015 Movies

I really wish our local movie cinema would offer season passes. We spend a lot of time catching movies on the big screen and the lineup of Disney movies for 2015 is evidence that we’ll be there a lot again THIS year. Let’s start ...
Young Heroes in My Home

Young Heroes in My Home

I always thought I was a pretty good kid. I wasn’t a trouble maker. I got good grades, was athletic, motivated and had a lot of friends. Like every kid, I had my faults but when I look at my daughters, I see more ambition than I ever ...
DisneySMMoms “On-the-Road” – Chicago

DisneySMMoms “On-the-Road” – Chicago

This past Tuesday started pretty early for me. The alarm on my phone went off at about 3:20 AM to alert me of a tornado warning and to take cover immediately. It was the start of an exciting day; once the warnings had subsided I was perfect ...
Out of this World: Guardians of the Galaxy

Out of this World: Guardians of the Galaxy

For several years, we have taken the girls to comic book shows and let them pick out a stack of comics to read. We saw it as an opportunity to encourage their interest in reading but also to introduce them to new a new genre of reading mate ...
DisneySMMoms – Set Your DVR!

DisneySMMoms – Set Your DVR!

It is less than 100 days until our favorite conference starts and every past and potential attendees are anxiously awaiting the coveted invites to arrive (hopefully any day now).  Prepare yourself for everything Disney by setting your DVR t ...
Disney on Ice: Not Just for Kids

Disney on Ice: Not Just for Kids

If there’s one thing I know, it’s that just because something seems like it is for kids, doesn’t mean it is JUST for kids. Whether we’re talking about toys or foods or projects, being swept away into the magic that i ...
Disney on Ice is Coming to Town

Disney on Ice is Coming to Town

A few years back we brought the kids to the local arena for an ice show. It was High School Musical: The Ice Tour – the movie retold with all the flair and intrigue that performing on ice brings.The girls were old enough to enjoy it b ...
Gaming Just Got Disney-er

Gaming Just Got Disney-er

While attending the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration earlier this year, I was privileged to hear all about the new Disney Infinity game. With every trailer, commercial and video I saw, I was more excited than that last. While in Chicago ...
Infertility, Emotions and 533 Special Deliveries

Infertility, Emotions and 533 Special Deliveries

Very seldom do I find myself publicly sharing the most difficult times of my life. For the most part, I like to keep things positive and upbeat. However, sometimes there is a chord that gets struck that inspires me to share a story. After w ...