Sneak Peek of Iron Man 3 Commercial Set to Air During Big Game on Sunday!

“Like” IRON MAN 3 on Facebook:   “Follow” IRON MAN 3 on Twitter: @Iron_Man   Visit the website: IRON MAN 3 releases in theaters on May 3rd! … [Read more...]

What’s in Your Vacation Daypack? Here’s a Peek at Mine for @WaltDisneyWorld #DisneySMMoms

Rosie and I went to Walt Disney World for their Social Media Moms Celebration, what a magical trip!  One of the things that made it comfortable for everyone was being prepared with a well-stocked daypack. Best tip:  Keep a list in the daypack of the items you need, so you can check each morning and replace any missing items. What do you keep in your vacation daypack?  Here's a peek at mine! Identification and Money Driver's … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Gift Set from “It’s A Small World” in the Snug as a Bug Giveaway Hop

Welcome to the Snug as a Bug Giveaway Hop, hosted by the Blogging Mamas Network. With the cooler weather coming strong, I’ve joined with over 40 other bloggers to bring you great products to keep your baby snug as a bug!  The GREAT GRAND PRIZES for the Event include a Beco Baby Carrier, Kowalli, and The First Years Feeding Prize Pack. Here at KLY, the prize is a dazzling gift set from basq! Disney has partnered exclusively with specific … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Chuggington “Icy Escapades” DVD – Ends 2/2, US

Honk  your horns, toot, toot! We love Chuggington in our house.  The little trainee trains teach valuable social skills while they entertain children.  Have you seen the show on Disney Junior?  The trainees are Webster, Koko, and Brewster.  Along with viewers, they are learning teamwork, humility, honesty, and friendship.  Despite mistakes along the way, they learn to deal with conflict, adversity, and recover from mishaps. The animation is … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Walt Disney World Resort Castle Medallion Photo Album – US, Ends 1/26

On Saturday I wrote a post about fun ways to tell your kids they are going on a Disney vacation!  Idea #5 was to give your kids an empty Disney photo album and tell them they will soon have the memories to fill it! One lucky KLY reader is going to win a Walt Disney World Resort Castle Medallion Photo Album! Cover embossed with ''Walt Disney World memories''. Back cover embossed ''Walt Disney World'' crest Walt Disney World … [Read more...]

Fun Ways to Tell Your Kids, “You’re Going to Disney!”

I'm guessing that there will be parents planning trips to a Disney park soon. Have you thought about fun ways to tell kids you are going on a Disney vacation? I've been "researching" and found some ideas then put my own lucky twist on them! Our trip to Walt Disney World was the highlight of 2012 for us! It is truly a magical place. My daughter loves going there, but I'm not sure that I don't love it more than she does! Seeing the look on her … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Wedding Planning for Dummies – Ends 1/19, US

Do you know anyone who got engaged over the holidays? Did you? If so, the book, Wedding Planning for Dummies, will help you tackle the tasks ahead with less stress and more success! Marcy Blum, a world-renowned wedding and event planner shares her tips and advice including: Finding the ideal wedding location Advice on picking your wedding party Guidance on finding and working with vendors Music to get married by The perfect wedding … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Ideas from the Disney Store – Toy Mania Sale! #DisneySMMoms

I picked these up on Black Friday and when they were delivered, I actually got tears in my eyes - they are beautiful! (And a very reasonable price, too!)  The costumes are on sale right now for $30.15 each. I can't wait to see my daughter's face on Christmas morning when she opens her gifts. I'm hoping this will be the "show-stopper", WOW gift on Christmas morning.  And right now, it's $79.50 - that's less than $8 per doll.  I … [Read more...]

Disney Princess Royal Ball Augmented Reality App – Free and Fun for Princesses of All Ages! #DisneyPrincessWMT #CBias

Last week, I told you about the Princess Retailtainment event at Walmart to celebrate the release of the classic Disney animated movie, "Cinderella" on Blu-Ray/DVD.  Rosie dressed in her Cinderella-finest (Walmart costume) and we headed over for some royal fun!  Before we went, we downloaded the free Disney Princess Royal Ball app onto my iPhone.  Well, it's a week later and Rosie is still playing with the app!  (Okay, me a little too!) When … [Read more...]

Put ‘Em Together And What Have You Got? Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo! Cinderella’s Magic! #DisneyPrincessWMT

"Cinderella" is synonymous with "magic" in our house.  From the first time I walked down Main Street as a child and got a look at the Cinderella Castle, I knew what "magic" meant.  One of my favorite memories of all times is my daughter's face when she had that same moment and the joy on her face. The story of Cinderella, the movie, the dress!  Disney's animated movie, Cinderella, is a classic in family entertainment and a must-have for every … [Read more...]

Disney Art of Animation Resort – Combination of Comfort, Value and FUN! “Finding Nemo” Style!

Are you going to see "Finding Nemo" in 3D this weekend?  It's one of our favorite movies and it reminded me of when I was lucky enough to tour the new resort at Walt Disney World in April. When I attended the Disney Social Media Moms conference, I was given a sneak preview of the about-to-open Disney's Art of Animation Resort.  What impressed me most was all the detail planning to incorporate fun into the usual comfort and value of a … [Read more...]

Disney on Ice Presents Treasure Trove!

Rapunzel, Tiana, Cinderella, Jasmine, Ariel, Sleeping Beauty, Belle , Mulan, Snow White Peter Pan, Tinker Bell Simba, Nala, Pumbaa, Timon Now, THAT's an All-Star lineup!  Discover endless riches when Disney On Ice presents Treasure Trove comes to your hometown! More than 50 of your favorite Disney characters are featured in Disney's newest ice skating spectacular. Be sure to see this show full of memories guaranteed to last a lifetime.  Get … [Read more...]

This Is Why I Love Disney! #DisneySMMoms

Photo and Story from GodVine   This story is going to melt your hearts! See the picture above? Well that is a little princess giving her autograph to a security guard. And it is making her day!   "This would be a man that loves going to work and does not dread it the night before." When he got to work at the Magic Kingdom, he asked the first little girl he found that was … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Winnie-the-Pooh Book and Plush in the Literary Love Giveaway Hop! (US, Ends 8/21)

This is such a fun giveaway hop!  Literary Love Giveaway Hop is hosted by Views From the 'Ville and Money Saving Mindy.  The prizes are centered around each bloggers favorite book!  For example, if your favorite book from childhood was Charlotte’s Web, you might giveaway any combination of the following: the book, the movie, a stuffed pig, a thesaurus, fair-themed foods like cotton candy and popcorn, etc.  Or if your favorite book is Julie & … [Read more...]

Ready for Takeoff: Packing Like an Airline Industry Pro – Crew Cooler II from

Somber voice...."My name is Kelly.  I am a packing addict." Yes, I am obsessed with packing.  I am blessed to travel frequently and packing has become a game... an Olympic sport... a challenge!  If you remember my crazy Walt Disney World packing list (even my mom said that was over-the-top), I tend to over plan.  Ahem.  A bit. But really, doesn't it make a huge difference in your comfort level when you travel if you a. have everything you … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Get Your Princess On (And Stay On Budget) With Piggy Paint! (US, Ends 8/4)

Want to make your little girl feel like a princess?  Here's how a couple moms did it (on a budget) for two little girls at Walt Disney World!  My daughter Rosie was at Walt Disney World with her best friend, Ruthie.  Ruthie's mom and I wanted to do something special for them the night before our breakfast at Cinderella's Castle, so we had "Spa Time"!  It was so fun to use the Piggy Paint Pedi Set to give the girls special pedicures. I sneaked … [Read more...]