COVID-19 and Hygge

The world is on lock-down. I know you know this. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know this — and maybe even then, you know this. I’m not telling you anything novel (unlike COVID-19, which apparently is quite novel, and the reason for this season of lock-down we’re all in the midst of)….

My Stay at Universal’s Loews Sapphire Falls Resort

Last month I checked into Loews Sapphire Falls Resort, one of the beautifully appointed hotels on property at Universal Studios, Orlando, and I was treated to several days of absolute luxury. Not only is this resort chock-full of relaxing, “island time” vibes, it’s nestled in the true heart of the resort property and just a…

What Vegetarians Eat at Walt Disney World, Part II

As shared last week in Part I of this two-part series, my family adores Walt Disney World — and Walt Disney World food! We’ve eaten a lot of meals here, over the last decade (and then some): date night dinners and family meals, snacks and small plates and shared plates and so many bites in-between….

The Rose and Crown Tea Experience at Epcot, Walt Disney World

I’m a bit of a tea snob. I don’t know everything about a proper cuppa, but I like to think I know more than the average Tennessean, who typically drinks this elixir iced, a virtually tasteless amber color, and as sweet as diabetes. I don’t prefer my tea like that. I like it hot, brewed…

What Vegetarians Eat at Walt Disney World, Part I

Our family loves Disney World. (You’ll pick up on this real quick; just keep reading … ) I’d be lying if I said our late-2017 move to Florida had absolutely nothing to do with being closer to this magical place which has been the source of so many joy-filled memories. Heck, my love of all-things…