Visit Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree – Cars Land at Disney California Adventure Park #BraveCarsLandEvent

I previously told you about the Radiator Springs Racers at Cars Land at Disney California Adventure Park.  Another of their new attractions is Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree.  This is another attraction with a ton of detail put into the area where you wait in line.  It was so fun browsing through all the … [Read more...]

Cars Land-Disney #BraveCarsLandEvent

I have a bit of a guilty conscience.  My 4-year-old nephew is the biggest Cars fan there is.  But guess who got to visit Cars Land at Disney California Adventure Park.....I DID! It was amazing to actually step into a "real life" Radiator Springs.  All of the Cars hang-outs were there - from Flo's … [Read more...]

Woo hoo! I’m Going to Disneyland AND to the Red Carpet Premiere of BRAVE #BraveCarsLandEvent

Disclosure:  This trip is courtesy of Disney.  Any opinions expressed above are my own.   Woooooo!!!   I am so crazy, super excited!  I just found out I'll be going to California next month for the red carpet premiere for Disney/Pixar’s BRAVE, to visit Disneyland and Disney’s California … [Read more...]

My Trip to Chicago with the Verizon Midwest Savvy Savers #VZWSS

I am participating in the Verizon Wireless Midwest Savvy Savers program and have been provided with a wireless device and six months of service in exchange for my honest opinions about the product.  Last week, I mentioned that I am now part of Verizon Midwest Savvy Savers. Well, I just got back … [Read more...]

My Favorite Foods from New Jersey

I’m typing this while on the long ride back to Minnesota from my combined BlogHer Conference, family & friend-visit trip to New York and New Jersey. The farther away I get, the more I think about all the awesome foods I left behind and how much I always miss them. This will be my ode to the … [Read more...]

Cheap and Easy Way to Pack Jewelry for Traveling

Usually when I travel I pack just about last minute and maybe don't pack as carefully as I should. One thing I know that I am guilty of is grabbing all the jewelry - necklaces, bracelets, earrings, that I think I will be wearing on the trip and throwing it all in a bag or old snap jewelry case and … [Read more...]