National Ballet Theatre of Odessa Performs The Nutcracker at NJPAC

National Ballet Theatre of Odessa The Nutcracker

Dreams of sugar plum fairies appeared … The soundtrack of Christmas includes carols to hymns; however, the music of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker has assumed an impressive status since it emerged over 100 years ago. The ballet is inspired by a story adapted by Alexandre Dumas that when combined with Tchaikovsky’s music emerges into a surreal … [Read more…]

Crafting through the Holidays!

Crafting through the Holidays (1)

Since the air has already taken on that crisp feel and snow has landed on our yard, we are indoors getting ready for the holidays. Preparing for the holidays usually entails shopping, cooking, parties and get togethers, but we also try to incorporate holiday crafts into the mix. From snow globes to ornaments, these are … [Read more…]

The Ultimate Guide to Celebrating Christmas in Hershey with Kids

The Ultimate Guide to Christmas in Hershey

It is that time of year again! The time I look forward to most every year. It is when Hershey, PA transforms into a holiday wonderland filled with lights, music and magic. Families can experience holiday fun all over town. From Christmas Candylane at Hersheypark to special holiday events at Hershey Story Museum to Christmas … [Read more…]

Fun Ways to Celebrate Mickey Mouse’s Birthday

Fun Ways to Celebrate Mickey's Birthday-3

“It was all started by a mouse!” ~ Walt Disney When people hear the word “Disney,” many iconic figures pop in their heads: Cinderella, Snow White, Aladdin, Donald…the list goes on. In fact, if you have a young child today, they may even mention Doc McStuffins, Vampirina or a character from Bunk’d. BUT Disney fans … [Read more…]

Sometimes We Just Need a Break

Sometimes We Just Need a Break

As moms, we always put everyone else first. After taking care of our career, the kids, our spouses and the house, there is little time or energy left for ourselves. Being a mom is extraordinary and amazing, and I am so blessed to have 2 incredible children but sometimes I need a break. This doesn’t make … [Read more…]