Tag: Florida

Mermaids at Weeki Wachee Springs // Florida

Mermaids at Weeki Wachee Springs // Florida

Have you heard about the Mermaids at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park? A visit to this legendary park has been on our Florida bucket list since moving here a year ago. We finally stopped by in conjunction with a trip to Tampa. Weeki Wachee was 

Take A Kid Fishing Day// Navarre, FL

Take A Kid Fishing Day// Navarre, FL

Each year in early October, Navarre hosts Take A Kid Fishing Day as part of the Fish Navarre Weekend. We were so excited to go this year and learn everything we needed to know about fishing in Navarre! First things first, if this is your 

Tarpon Springs, Florida

Tarpon Springs, Florida

A stop in Tarpon Springs is a must when planning a Florida Road trip. Who can resist a greek town overflowing with natural sponges. A half day is all you will need to enjoy this adorable, albeit kitschy stop along Florida’s Gulf Coast. The main 

Floating the Natural Lazy River at Kelly Park Rock Springs Run

Floating the Natural Lazy River at Kelly Park Rock Springs Run

This post contains affiliate links. There are very few things I love more than a lazy river. When I heard about Kelly Park Rock Springs‘ natural lazy river, I added it to our Florida bucket list. Turns out it is an hour north of Orlando, 

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party with Little Kids

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party with Little Kids

This post contains affiliate links. Our late August visit to Disney World overlapped with one of the first ays of Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party. I jumped at the chance to add this special experience to our trip. As it drew closer I read 

A Magical Stay at the Ritz Carlton on Amelia Island, FL

A Magical Stay at the Ritz Carlton on Amelia Island, FL

Amelia Island has everything you want out of a beach vacation, couple that with the incredible service of the Ritz Carlton and you have a perfect family get away. The boys and I joined my parents at the Ritz Carlton on Amelia Island for a 

Wakulla Springs Riverboat Tour, Florida

Wakulla Springs Riverboat Tour, Florida

Wakulla Springs is located just south of Tallahassee, making it a wonderful place to stop if you are between the Panhandle and any other part of Florida. Wakulla Springs is Florida’s deepest freshwater spring. It boasts plenty of infrastructure, making it perfect for a quick 

One Day Visit to Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure with Kids

One Day Visit to Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure with Kids

We spent one day at Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure in Orlando with the sole intent of doing The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. When that took far less time than anticipated I persuaded my Big Little (7) to take a loop around both 

Just the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios, Florida

Just the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios, Florida

The entire focus of our visit to Orlando, Florida was to take our Big Little on a birthday trip to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. He is wrapped into the book world of Harry Potter and was singularly focused on getting a chance to 

The Dali Museum, Tampa Florida

The Dali Museum, Tampa Florida

This post contains affiliate links. The Salvador Dali Museum in Tampa, Florida was incredibly family friendly and packed full of amazing art in perfectly curated exhibits. I was amazed how many people commented on my Instagram photos with exhibitions they had seen through the years