Sherry Boswell, Melodious TravelingMom

Sherry Boswell, Melodious TravelingMom

Sherry is a South Carolina born and bred mom who is the “conductor” of her family orchestra, including a teenage daughter, a tween son, and her Prince Charming of 20 years. From the moment she picked up her violin in the fifth grade, a lifelong musician was born. What helps this attorney “whistle while she works” are chai tea lattes, Walt Disney World, and macarons. Travel “high notes” include getting married on a beach in the Virgin Islands, playing an electric blue violin in European cathedrals, and watching her kids take their first steps in Paris and London. You can get "in tune" with her on her blog at SherryBoswell.com.


8 Best Road Trip Ideas in the Southeast USA

Everyone, start your engines! No, not for racing, but for road tripping! Making a road trip in the Southeast is as quintessential as sweet tea and barbeque. From Virginia to Florida, our road trip ideas include our favorite destinations to be found in the southeast. Start your trip planner by checking out all these links to map out the most epic road trip in the Southeast you and your family will be talking about for years to come. Road trips in the Southeast can be “easy breezy lemon squeezy” with the right road map. That means planning, preparation, and...

Read More

Disney Upgrade at Disney’s Bay Lake Tower Grand Villa

Have you ever wished on the second star to the right that your Fairy Godmother would grant you a magical Disney upgrade while vacationing at Walt Disney World? Yeah, me too. Keep on dreaming because as Cinderella says, “The dream that you wish will come true.” It came true for us when we were “pixie dusted” with an upgrade to the Grand Villa at Bay Lake Tower. Come along as we share this amazing space and some pointers on how to score a magical upgrade. Walt Disney World already has its fair share of magic. But what happens when...

Read More

Make the Most of One Day in Magic Kingdom: A 13-Step Touring Plan

  Ahh, Magic Kingdom. The crown jewel of Walt Disney World. Get ready to tackle this park known as the “Most Magical Place on Earth” with these magically practical tips. Maybe I should call them your Mousekatools? From FastPass+ to making dining reservations, we’ve got you covered with a 13 step touring plan so you can make the most of one day in Magic Kingdom. Disney World bound? Well then, my guess is that at least one day at Magic Kingdom is on your itinerary. But what if you’ve only got one day? Can it be done? Absolutely! Put...

Read More

Marvel at Disney Cruise Line’s Marvel Day at Sea

My Spidey sense is tingling today with the news that Disney Cruise Line is adding several Marvel Day at Sea itineraries on the Disney Magic from Miami for 2018. A Disney cruise is a MARVEL-ous idea, but especially so with a Marvel Day at Sea. Combining these 2018 voyages with the New York sailings in 2017 is like the superheroes joining forces in The Avengers! Find out what to expect during Marvel Day at Sea sailings. Disney Cruise Line Marvel Day at Sea Voyages Marvel fans, rejoice! Disney Cruise Line is expanding the Marvel Day at Sea into 2018. Marvel...

Read More

5 Insider Tips for Planning a Destination Wedding

Love is in the air. Yes, I’m talking about wedding bells. Shocker, this travel loving mama once had a destination wedding. Best decision ever! I cannot recommend a destination wedding more strongly. Your friends and family will thank you. Heck, YOU will thank you. If I had to boil it down to a few points, here are the top five Insider Tips to Planning a Destination Wedding.   5 Insider Tips for Planning a Destination Wedding “Get me to the church on time” may be a thing of the past with destination weddings. You’re already at the wedding locale! With...

Read More

Disney Packing List

Heading to Walt Disney World? Happy dance time! Getting ready for a Disney trip is more than making dining reservations and deciding where to stay. The trick comes when packing for the Disney vacation. I go on autopilot when packing for a Disney trip, so I thought I’d share my Disney packing list. Here are my essential items for traveling to the House of Mouse. My Labor of Love: A Disney Packing List “M-I-C. See that you’re packing. K-E-Y. Why? Because you’re going to Disney! M-O-U-S-E.” Yippee! That open suitcase is waiting to be filled with goodies for your...

Read More

8 Reasons to Stay at Disney’s Beach Club Resort

Here’s a riddle: Where can you travel to a lakeside resort that features the stormiest pool, the biggest dessert, and be in close proximity to 13 countries? Any guesses? Hint: it’s located in Orlando, will that help? Time’s up…it’s Disney’s Beach Club Resort. Here are 8 reasons why Melodious TravelingMom and her family placed this nautical stunner on the top of their Disney resort list. Why You Should Book Disney’s Beach Club Resort When it comes to location, pool, and dining options, Disney’s Beach Club Resort is one of the most outstanding and popular Disney deluxe resorts. It’s on...

Read More

5 Insider Tips for Beaches Negril

Ready to vacation in Jamaica? Yeah, mon! Whether seeking fun in the sun or something to get in my belly, I found Beaches Negril provided my family with teen and tween plenty more than we could do in the four days we had allotted. So we’re sharing 5 insider tips to make the most of this delightful Beaches Resorts property. Beaches Negril: Sun, Sand, Reggae, and Good Times Jamaica is known for all of these. And Beaches Resorts, one of the preeminent resort chains, has upped the ante on luxury-inclusive vacations for families. One thing I’ve learned about traveling...

Read More

Boston for Families: Where to Eat, Stay and Play

Boston for families is the perfect merger of history, culture, and vibrant atmosphere. Family fun can be found around every corner. But let’s talk the three essentials: where to eat, sleep and play! From fun things to do in Boston like whale watching and Duck tours, lobster and cupcakes, and a historic boutique hotel, our family’s Beantown vacation is one we’re still talking about. Boston for Families: Where to Eat, Stay and Play Boston MA for families is an amazing destination to soak up history, try new experiences, and eat some fab food. Our family, which includes a teen...

Read More

Teen and Tween Picks: The 5 Best Things About Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando

Muggles and wizards, rejoice! Diagon Alley, part of the The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Florida has cast a spell of enchantment over Universal Orlando parkgoers. Melodious TravelingMom and her teen and a tween picked their top 5 experiences, so before you go, “Stupefy” (freeze) and read these! 5 Best Things about Diagon Alley at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Universal Orlando Universal Studios Florida has many amazing attractions, none more so than the immersive offerings located in Diagon Alley at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. My teen and tween were in awe of the details...

Read More

Printables

Twitter Parties

Instagram Photos #TMOM