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Ok, I know, I know.  Halloween is not even here – but don’t hate me.  I bring this to you for your benefit.  You are going to want to make plans to visit Gaylord Opryland Resort this holiday season! The amazing hotel offers a wide variety of family-friendly attractions with its annual A Country Christmas. [...]

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Pumpkins are the most iconic symbols of Halloween and fall. They’re featured prominently in Disney movies, from Cinderella’s pumpkin turned coach to the Pumpkin King himself, Jack Skellington. There are so many reasons they’re the best gourd around. Here are a few, along with our favorite Disney pumpkin crafts and recipes. 1. Jack-O’-Lanterns     Every fall, [...]

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Celebrate Special 2017 Anniversaries in Nashville!

If you have been planning a trip to Nashville, then you won’t want to miss these important anniversaries!   The Nashville music institutions with significant 2017 anniversaries include: Ryman Auditorium – 125th Nashville Symphony – 70th season Historic RCA Studio B – 60th CMA Awards – 50th (November 2, 2016) Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum [...]

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A JOURNEY TO HAWAII: From our base of Hilton Waikoloa Village – Part 2

Last month, I let you know that for our Hawaiian experience, we have chosen the Hilton Waikoloa Village on Hawaii Island.  While I fully expect to be amazed at just all the hotel offers, there’s a host of additional reasons why we have opted for Hawaii Island.  Check out these reasons shared by # [...]

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Smugglers’ Notch Resort – Vermont

One of my family’s favorite places is Smugglers’ Notch Resort.  We feel incredibly blessed to have spent time as this fabulous resort.  We have visited in both the fall and summer and love both season!  Last year, we visited in the summer and were able to experience the wonderful summer activities they offer.  Recently, I [...]