Archive for March, 2011

“Ahoy, Mommy!” said the pirate

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Alternate title: Land!
Today started out beautifully because we were docked in Puerta Vallarta. Finally! We had a very early excursion so we were up and out of our room by 8am. When we got on land and I saw a mall across the street, I told my family that I was done with boats and […]

More characters!

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

Alternate title- Aaaaaah, relaxing.
Tuesday morning was our turn for a character breakfast. We had to be in Parrot Cay at 9:45am. Here’s where a late dinner seating came in handy as it meant a late breakfast seating as well. We had our same dinner servers which made me wonder what kind of hours these poor […]

Does this ship ever stop rocking?

Monday, March 21st, 2011

Alternate title: I’m on vacation, but I still have to get my kids places on time.
Day 2 found us waking up to still ugly skies, but better than home. The seas were still considered rough and I did feel the need to take one more Dramamine. Breakfast was the first order of business and we […]

Sailing, sailing, over the choppy sea

Sunday, March 20th, 2011

Alternate titles- Adios California!; The Day I Cried 6 Times: How Dramamine Saved Me; or, my personal favorite, Good Grief Ships Creak A Lot.
Last year sometime, Disney started building a new cruise ship called The Dream. What that meant for us West Coasters was we were getting The Wonder for cruises on our side of […]

Competition Time

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

The time was finally here, the girls’ first dance competition! I posted photos on Facebook so I won’t bother replicating them here, but I’ll go ahead and give some details.
Daisy has two competition dances, the first being a tap dance duet to Milkshake by The Village People. She and her partner are adorable, of […]