Jennifer Greene, Last Minute Traveling Mom

Jennifer Greene, Last Minute Traveling Mom

Jenn is a Maryland Mom of two girls (ages 7 & 16) married to a Road Warrior who travels 60% of the year for work. She loves to travel any chance she can, many trips are last minute due to her husbands constant work travel. As an Orlando expert; she can tell you everything you need to know about the Number One Vacation Destination in the U.S. She can be found writing about her own adventures on her blog Journeyswithjenn.com. No destination is ever off-limits for Jenn and her family. She firmly believes that you should allow your kids to experience the rich experiences of travel..even if that means they miss school. What you learn in travel cannot be taught in a classroom.


Regent Seven Seas Cruise Line Celebrates 25 Years at Sea

Regent Seven Seas Cruise Line is celebrating its 25th year at sea. Some of our TravelingMoms had the pleasure of sailing on one of the commemorative anniversary cruises in Europe and were treated to one of a kind events. Take a look at how you can experience VIP travel this year on Regent Seven Seas Cruise Line. Regent Seven Seas is an all-inclusive luxury cruise line. I have been on many cruises, but wasn’t prepared for the Regent experience. And to ramp up my experience, I was sailing on a 25th Anniversary cruise. During its 25th Anniversary year, Regent...

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Planning Your First Visit To Walt Disney World

Planning your first visit to Walt Disney World may seem a bit overwhelming.  Here are some valuable tips to help you plan the most magical visit. Once you get down the basic planning steps and Disney lingo you will be a pro in no time. Planning a Walt Disney World vacation is certainly a task. There are words like FastPass, magic band and memory maker thrown around. There are reservations to be made if you want to dine with Mickey and Pals. And then there is the need to choose the best hotel for your family. You can and will...

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Volcano Bay Water Theme Park: Four Reasons to Visit

Volcano Bay is NOW OPEN at Universal Orlando. It is a one of a kind paradise and meant to be explored with family, friends, or even alone! Come take a look at the highlights of Volcano Bay at Universal Orlando Resort. Universal’s Volcano Bay Water Theme Park My family loves water parks. On a hot summer day it’s the perfect day of fun; however, it can be exhausting. Volcano Bay turns your trip to a water park into a relaxing one of a kind experience. From the stunning Waturi Beach to the thrilling water slides, there is truly something...

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Reunion Resort Orlando: Your Vacation Home Away From Home

Reunion Resort is located just a stone’s throw from Walt Disney World. I would have never thought of staying in a vacation home before visiting Reunion. I was under the assumption that it was a private “owners-only” community. That is not the case; this resort is open to everyone for rentals. If you want to break away from the hustle and bustle of a hotel, this is the perfect option. My family frequents Orlando. We visit at least three times a year and we always stay in hotels. I never really entertained the idea of a resort home because I...

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Discovery Cove: Paradise To Be Explored In Orlando

Discovery Cove is located in the middle of Orlando, Florida but you would never know it. This piece of heaven located in the vacation capital of the United States is worth saving up for. From wild birds to lush tropical landscapes and so much more, Discovery Cove is an Orlando vacation must do. Forget the theme parks; Discovery Cove is the place for the ultimate vacation day. Discovery Cove: Paradise To Be Explored In Orlando Discovery Cove has been on my family bucket list for a few years. I wanted to wait until my youngest daughter was old enough...

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Enjoy a Suite Escape at Doubletree by Hilton Disney Springs

The Doubletree Disney Springs is located within Walt Disney World. That’s right – it is on Disney property! Offering one and two bedroom suites,  outdoor pool, theme park shuttle and more, this family friendly hotel is perfect for your next Disney vacation. Offering the largest suites on Disney property, this hotel is ideal for families of five or more. Enjoy the space to spread, all the while experiencing the magic of Disney. Last week our family stayed at the Doubletree Disney Springs, and I can say I was pleasantly surprised. With a teen in the house now, I am always...

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Is Memory Maker Worth the Cost at Walt Disney World?

Disney Memory Maker is a photo package that you can add onto your Disney vacation. We have done trips both with and without Memory Maker. There are variables that go into deciding if it’s worth it for each trip. When we visit for a week or more, it’s always added. Take a look at my top four reasons to get Disney Memory Maker. Is the Disney Memory Maker Worth the Cost? We are Walt Disney World regulars. I would say on average we visit two or three times a year. Some trips are long stays and some a quick...

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Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party 2017 Dates Announced

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party comes to life at the Magic Kingdom Park on select nights in the fall. With special characters, a nighttime spectacular and parade, it is a fall Disney World must do. My family loves Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party. I can even get my 17-year old to get in on the festive fun at Magic Kingdom. This is a special hard ticket event held in September and October at the Magic Kingdom. A hard ticket event requires a separate admission ticket from your Disney parks ticket. TravelingMom Tip: Get your tickets early, as...

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FREE Dining At Disney World Is Back For 2017: Act Fast, These Rooms Won’t Last

Free fall Dining at Walt Disney World is back this year for a very limited time. While I tend to travel last minute, planning ahead for free dining is a big money saver; I have done it twice on Disney vacations. Here’s a explanation of the free dining offer and things to consider before you jump at this Disney deal. Free Dining and Disney World As a Disney World regular, I know the ins and outs of planning a Disney vacation. Long before I became a regular visitor, I would easily spend nine months planning my family’s Disney World vacation. When...

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New York Hilton Midtown Review – Stay In The Heart of The City

When planning a trip to New York City, there are a ton of variables involved. Location is key when visiting New York City, and the Hilton Midtown has a location that cannot be beat. Just steps from Radio City, Times Square, Central Park and more, this hotel should be on your New York City vacation radar. It may cost you a little extra, but staying in the heart of the city is priceless and worth the splurge. Stay in the Heart of New York City New York City is a city everyone should visit at least once. It is...

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