My First Trip to Dollywood

In October I visited Dollywood for the first time with my friend Irene. The Tennessee theme park has been on my list for a while now, as it often wins Golden Ticket awards for its food and hospitality. Fall was such a fun first time to visit! The park has impressive pumpkin displays all over…

Dollywood’s Dream More Resort

Dollywood’s Dream More Resort offers southern comfort just minutes from the park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. I had the pleasure of staying at the Dream More with my friend Irene during a press trip to Dollywood and couldn’t wait to tell you all about it!         About   The Dream More Resort…

Dollywood’s Harvest Festival and Great Pumpkin LumiNights

’Twas a graveyard smash Fall is my favorite time of year and Halloween is my favorite holiday so I was thrilled to get to experience Dollywood during their award-winning Harvest Festival. USA Today recently award Dollywood with Best Halloween Theme Park Event! The Harvest Festival has been a beloved tradition for quite some time at…

The Best Fall Treats & Eats at Dollywood

Fall is such a fabulous time to visit Dollywood. There are pumpkins around every turn, fun fall photo ops, spooky nighttime lights, and of course, loads of treats to be had during the Harvest Festival, which runs September 27 – November 2 this year. It’s highly atmospheric and is sure to put anyone in the…

Scarborough Renaissance Festival

Mermaids and jousting and King’s Nuts, oh my! Just south of Dallas lies one of the largest and most beloved Renaissance Festivals in the country. Handsome knights on horseback, mermaid lagoons, a vast array of entertainment on a whopping twenty-seven stages: Scarborough Renaissance Festival has it all. For over thirty years, people have flocked to Waxahachie…

Girl’s Trip to Disneyland

“It’s a great day when you wake up at Disneyland.” Last summer I told myself, Katie Rose, you can’t possibly go to Disneyland twice in a twelve-month period. Then I thought, what is the point of working fourteen hour days if I can’t bounce around the happiest place on earth with my girlfriends on my birthday? So I…

Disneyland 60 Vacation

I hope we never lose sight of one thing – that it all started with a mouse.” – Walt Disney When people ask me why I love Disneyland so much, what I really want to say is, “I don’t know how to explain magic to you.” We are a Disney family (my brother proposed to…

The Best Dining at Universal Orlando

My sister-in-law’s birthday is the day before my birthday. She asked me if I would join her at “Harry Potter World” (technically called The Wizarding World of Harry Potter) at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida to celebrate our birthdays because we’re cute like that. We woke up at 4:30 AM on her birthday (January 25th)…