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Saving On Your Next Disney Vacation

Living in South Florida, Disney is an easy 3 hour drive up to see Mickey and friends. Prior to becoming parents, Disney was not at the top of our vacation list but now with Disney princess-obsessed twins, we make it [...]

February 27, 2017 Posts

Hawaii With Chase Ultimate Reward Points

Hawaii. Everyone wants to visit Hawaii. Up until a few months ago, Hawaii was NOT on my bucket list. Everyone wants to visit Hawaii for their honeymoon or to get married or for the ultimate vacation. Living in Miami, I’ve [...]

February 22, 2017 Posts

Music Aids The Mind

From birth, parents instinctively use music to calm and soothe children, to express their love and joy, and to engage and interact. For toddlers and preschoolers, music making can be a dynamic social learning experience. Benefits of music for children [...]

February 13, 2017 Posts

Club Bebe Voyage

I recently discovered a cool Facebook group for globetrotting parents called Club Bébé Voyage. To join it, you need to be invited by a member who’s already in the club. Here’s the ground rules on how it works: Once registered, your [...]

February 8, 2017 Posts

Anti-Dad Bod

A couple of years ago, a British research firm reported that the average weight gained during pregnancy is 14 pounds — by the soon-to-be father.  Couvade syndrome is a condition where the father-to-be experiences pregnancy symptoms like weight gain, nausea, [...]

February 1, 2017 Posts

Threes Are The New Twos

The term “THREEnagers” is often overused in our household to characterize our twin toddlers’ behavior. Threenager: A person, 3 years old, possessing the attitude and demeanor of a teenager. We’ve all heard of the terrible twos and all the drama of the [...]

January 18, 2017 Posts

90 Miles Pa’ Cuba

With the new wave of airlines getting the green light by the DOT and Cuba OK’ing U.S. commercial air carriers to fly into Cuba, I’m off to Cuba in 2 weeks. Living in Miami and knowing so many Cuban-Americans personally, [...]

January 11, 2017 Posts

Goodbye 2016

2016, you’ve been an interesting year to put it nicely. I dislike you for many reasons including taking away some of our precious loved ones and bringing us a demented president-elect. In all seriousness, it’s been a rough year for [...]

December 30, 2016 Posts

Approved For The Chase Sapphire Reserve 100K Offer (Unexpectedly)

I was just approved for the Chase Sapphire RESERVE and am way over 5/24 (will explain). I normally don’t blog about specific credit cards as I believe the best credit cards depend on a person’s individual goals. However, last week I [...]

November 29, 2016 Posts

Baby Loungin’ Japan

As you all probably already know, last week we went to Japan sans G&O and had a pretty special time just the two of us. Although we missed the girls terribly towards the end of the trip, Japan was a [...]

November 22, 2016 Posts