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Whimzeyland Photo Gallery

Whimzeyland is a creative artistic home that has turned into a unique Florida attraction. In true artistic fashion, the house is decked out top to bottom in mosaics and a hodge podge of collectibles. For more wacky and weird Florida attractions, visit here. Whimzeyland Whimzeyland  

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Kapok Tree Inn Photo Gallery

Kapok Tree Inn is not an inn so much any more as it is a somewhat abandoned greek garden. Located at 923 N McMullen Booth Rd in Clearwater, FL, the space used to be home to an elaborate restaurant. Today it functions as a special event hall. It is one of the wacky Florida attractions reminiscent of days gone by. As …

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President’s Hall of Fame Photo Gallery

The President’s Hall of Fame is a wax museum style attraction in Clermont, Florida. Although slightly cheesy in a roadside attraction sort of way, it was still a fun place for kids and includes a massive amount of history. In addition to fun photo ops, a full room replica of the white house exists. This is one of those hidden …

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What to pack in your Road Trip First Aid Kit

For us, a road trip is fun, full of adventure and games, good conversation and a time to connect away from the world. I relish the time in the car with the family. I know to some that sounds weird, but we’re all together. That being said, getting sick or hurt on the road is no fun, especially when you’re …

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Beyond Walt Disney World – What to do Outside of the Theme Parks

Living in the Central Florida area, we get to take advantage of the theme parks quite often. However, we only do so when we have annual passes, and that’s only every few years. We often go beyond Walt Disney World for our entertainment. If you are visiting Walt Disney World, Universal or Sea World and have a day outside of …

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How do you Keep Everyone Happy on a Family Vacation?

A family vacation conjures up images of smiling faces under sunny blue skies. Anyone who’s ever been on a family vacation knows that this is not the case 100% of the time. Unexpected weather or delays and high expectations for family togetherness can sometimes lead to disappointment. For every family member, one of the key things to remember is to …

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5 Fun Outdoor Activities to do in Muskegon, Michigan

We’re getting close to spring break here. While most people flock to my current home state of Florida, the kids and I are trekking on a rare spring trip to my original home of Muskegon, Michigan. We often visit in the summer, when the cold is tolerable to us thin blooded southerners. Yet this trip will still get us out and …

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Why You Should Visit the Clearwater Marine Aquarium

How many of you have seen the movie Dolphin Tale? If you haven’t, I’m sure you’ve at least heard about the dolphin who lost her tail, underwent rehab and uses a prosthetic tail. The movie is a heartwarming story, which I’ll dive into later on. The dolphin in question however, is real and lives at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. If that’s …