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Universal Orlando and Endless Summer Resort

This post comes in collaboration with Universal Orlando Hotels. All opinions expressed are my own. For Endless Summer hotel rates and booking, click here. If you’ve been following me for awhile, you know I love traveling with my family and also that I’m a bit of a Harry Potter nerd. Give me theme parks, pool...

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Beach Please Inlet Beach

When it comes to choosing where you’ll lay your head for your next 30A vacay, the list of choices can go on and on. As a mom and entrepreneur with a small business, one of my favorite things to do is support other mom-owned businesses. I’m excited to share an adorable beach rental operated by...

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Universal Orlando + Cabana Bay Beach Resort

This post comes in collaboration with Universal Orlando Hotels. All opinions expressed are my own. I am so excited to share more of our spring break trip to Universal Orlando on the blog. We had such an amazing time getting acquainted with the parks and our adorable onsite hotel, Cabana Bay Resort. I hadn’t visited...

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Flying over 30A with Coastal Biplane

Remember when I shared a little preview of our aerial adventure with Coastal Biplane on Instagram stories? It was so fun and honestly the most exciting thing I’ve done in awhile. I am so excited to share the full video that includes everything from our flight starting from Sheltair at ECP airport, taking off, flying...

30A Bloggers Weekend - Brooke Webb, Jami Ray, Katy Harrell, Hollie Woodward, Sarah Knuth, Jessica Fay, Jordan Underwood, Bailey Schwartz - Eventure Bike Tour-2

30A Blogger Weekend at The Pointe

Sharing a fun photo diary of our blogger weekend at The Pointe 30A, hosted by Jessica Fay and 30A Babe. We had such an action-packed weekend of fun that I’m going to break down our full itinerary for you here. From brews and rooftop rosé to bikes and bites, here’s everything we experienced. Looking for...

Christmas on 30A - Seaside Post Office

Christmas on 30A

So many holiday activities to enjoy this time of year! From movies to theatre and even the annual Christmas parade, I’m sharing some of my favorite things to do on 30A. Along with your holiday celebrations please consider those still affected by Hurricane Michael. One small way to help: mail a toy or send via...

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7 Reasons to Love Hutchinson Shores

I was able to escape the usual routine and mom life for a weekend away with my girlfriend Samantha (who was actually one of my bridesmaids!) as we celebrated 10 years of friendship. We left our girls with our husbands and were able to soak in the beauty of Hutchinson Shores Resort & Spa, an...

Miami Swim Week - El Paseo Hotel

Miami Swim Week + My Stay On Española Way

This was my sixth year attending Miami Swim Week and it’s safe to say this is still my favorite event of the year. (Yes, it even tops NYFW for me, but more on that below.) I love everything about the Miami vibe and I feel right at home in a hot, humid and beachy locale...

Best 30A Donuts: Five Daughters Bakery: Seaside FL

The Best 30A Donuts

Ahh, 30A donuts! When it comes to enjoying morning sweet treats on 30A, the donut takes the cake. Much like our local laid-back lifestyle, something simple and old-fashioned is the easiest way to score a gold star with friends or family. Whether you’re heading to Sandestin, Seaside, Alys Beach, Rosemary Beach or any of our other beach towns, these...

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The Essential Guide to 30A – From a Local Mom

Here it is friends! I’ve rounded up my favorite local 30A places to eat, play and stay and even designed an adorable map just to help explain our area! My family moved here when I was a teenager and I’m coming up on 20 years as a local. (Wow, that makes me feel old!) If...

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Family Fun at Amara Cay Resort in Islamorada

This post comes in collaboration with the Amara Cay Resort. All opinions expressed are my own.  Because winter has been extra cold this season, I couldn’t wait to escape north Florida for a little fun and sun in the Keys. (Yes, even 30A has been frigid lately!) It was the first time I’ve traveled very...

Toyota Road Trip 30A to Apalachicola - Gibson Inn

Road Tripping: 30A to Apalachicola

This post is sponsored by Toyota.  All opinions are my own.  I only work with brands I love, so thank you for helping me support them! One of our favorite weekend getaways is just east of 30A to Apalachicola. It’s a quick trip, between one to two hours, and is so fun to escape to for...

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Back to School Shopping and Fun with Disney Springs

Does anyone else feel like the summer has totally flown by? I may be in a bit of denial that school is starting, but I’m so glad we had the chance to savor the last few days of summer vacation with a trip to Disney Springs. Of course, we’ve taken Emery before and experienced the traditional Disney adventure...

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A Family Weekend at the Sheraton Bay Point

This post comes in collaboration with the Sheraton Bay Point. All opinions expressed are my own.  If you clicked through my Instastories last weekend, you got an up close and personal view of our staycation at the Sheraton Bay Point. Thank you so much for following along! I got so many questions about our stay and where...

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Beachin’ Blogger Vacay with LiveWell 30A

There’s something about a staycation that is so refreshing and exciting. Getting to experience my own little town in a fresh way with a fabulous group of blogger babes is something I’ll say yes to anytime! We had an amazing weekend on 30A soaking up the sun, dining on delicious bites from neighborhood to neighborhood...