Category Archives: Travel

Knott’s Berry Farm Goes Pink Now Through March 27th

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Thanks Knott’s Berry Farm for inviting us to your “For The Cure” event benefiting Susan G. Komen. All opinions are my own. Now that I am getting closer to my forties, the thought of mammograms stresses me out. “Cancer” is a word that simply paralyzes me. As a mother, I can’t even imagine being physically…

Surviving the Holidays and a Family Road Trip with AT&T GoPhone

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Thanks to AT&T Go Phone for sponsoring this post. All opinions are my own.  There’s never enough phones when you have a family of 6 on a road trip. Someone’s got their music streaming through an aux cord. Someone else has a movie playing in the far back seat. The teenagers are snapchatting their way…

Visiting the Set of Brooklyn99 in Hollywood California

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Synchronicity is a weird thing. Prior to my October trip to Greece, I hadn’t really watched Brooklyn99. I’d heard great things about it, but for whatever reason – I had not tuned in.  Then on a 13 hour leg between Zurich and LA, I found myself binge watching the entire first season. I’ve been hooked…

Dadfluential’s New Parent Holiday Gift Guide Part 2

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Some items selected for this this guide were sampled for review, others were purchased. All opinions and experiences are my own   In the wide world of baby products, there are standouts. These are the items that bring babies comfort and joy. This brings parents comfort and joy as well. If you have new or soon…

DIY Flame Free Disney Vinylmation Menorah

Disney Vinylmation Menorah

Every single year my kids ask for a Disney Menorah. There really aren’t a lot out there. Every single year I make a menorah (or several). This year I decided to make a Disney Menorah, and let me tell you non crafty types – this DIY is for YOU! There is no cutting or glueing…

Dadfluential’s New Parent Holiday Gift Guide Part 1

Dadfluential Holiday Gift Guide

Some items selected for this this guide were sampled for review, others were purchased. All opinions and experiences are my own As a brand new dad, I’ve had to come up to speed fast on the world of baby products. I’ve made it through the first couple of months of parenthood and I’ve learned a lot!…

Lifeproof Fre for iPhone 6 is a Must Have

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Thanks to Lifeproof for providing us with a Fre test case for the iPhone 6 so that we could experience their latest and greatest. All opinions are my own! I’m not sure what it is about the iPhone 6 but our family has set a new record for repairs needed since upgrading. Within days of…

How Beaches All Inclusive Resorts Do Multi-Generational Vacations Right

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Thanks to Beaches Turks & Caicos and Social Media on the Sand for introducing me to this resort. As a conference speaker, a portion of my trip was sponsored. All opinions are my own.  There is travel and then there are vacations. I won’t lie and say they are one and the same. They both…

Ten PLUS Fun Things for Teens to Do at Disneyland Resort Parks During the Holidays

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Thanks to Disney for inviting our family to participate in the Disneyland Holiday Blogger Preview. All opinions are my own. One of the reasons our family loves Disneyland so much is because there is something for everyone, every age, every gender.  My fairly mature and well behaved teens at Disneyland can enjoy safe solo wandering…

An Interview With The Disneyland Goats: Holiday Edition

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Thanks to the Disneyland Parks for inviting us to their Holiday Blogger Celebration. All opinions are our own. One of our favorite things to do at the Disneyland Parks in Southern California, is to stop by and chat with Disneyland Goats. They are friendly and adorable and we’ve found that they have a lot of…