Travel Log

In My Own Backyard:  The Grinnell Mill

In My Own Backyard: The Grinnell Mill

After living here for over 15 years, I didn’t expect to know everything there was about Dayton.  I am amazed at how many things I had no idea existed.  Fabulous finds, wonderful getaways, and wonderful historical buildings.   I’ve been to Yellow Springs about a million times, and everytime it’s been to go to Glen(…)

DisneyLive! Mickey’s Music Festival

DisneyLive! Mickey’s Music Festival

Mickey Mouse and friends rock the world with the stars from The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story in their new touring show Disney Live!Mickey’s Music Festival.   Disney hits are remixed to the hottest sounds of today featuring hip hop, pop, swing, reggae, rock, country and much more!  The irresistible lineup of performers, including Mickey, Minnie, Donald(…)

Oh Baby, We’re Hitting the Road!

You know what terrifies me?  The idea of being screamed at.  Continuously.  For hours.  This nightmare very well could become my reality in just a few short days.  My husband, our 11-month-old, and myself are packing up and heading to the Smoky Mountains for a short family getaway.  Oh my! While the idea of a(…)

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

by Lisa Mills, Travel Blogger for Mom-Spot.com Fall is almost here and so is one of my absolute favorite Disney events-Mickey’s Not so Scary Halloween Party. This special ticket event takes place on select nights through September and October. The party runs from 7pm till midnight and requires a separate ticket to get in. Best(…)

Family Weekend in Chicago

Family Weekend in Chicago

 Guest Blog post by Liz Knecht  Money is tight but I wanted to take my kids to a place they had never been before.  My 14-yr old son loves skyscrapers and his 9-yr old sister loves anything he loves.  Chicago seemed like a good option since it’s only a 5 hour drive from Dayton and(…)

Venturing Away From The Ranch

Today, we had a great day at the ranch with another trail ride in the sun!  Afterwards, we enjoyed a stagecoach ride and a visit to the puppies to visit Tasha, Maggie and Collin.  After a morning of fun and sun, we decided to venture off the ranch and check out a Market and Petting(…)