Living the Suite Life at Hilton Columbus Downtown

Last weekend, The Kid and I lived the “Suite Life” in Columbus, Ohio. We lounged around, enjoyed a visit to Gallerie and took a modern art tour,  had a ball at a wedding reception, and I made some delicious executive decisions. While this may sound ambitious, it all happened under one roof- Hilton Columbus Downtown. The Suite Life Having a suite with a teenage daughter is fabulous in that there’s plenty of room for each of us to get out of the other’s way- not that we need to but…

Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel: Effortlessly Melding the Traditional and Modern

You know me all too well if you know that I’m a huge fan of  late 19th/early 20th Century architecture. I’m all about the ornate and gilded, yet I’m just as much a fan of modern conveniences. Last week my family stayed at the Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel in the heart of the Theater District for First Night Pittsburgh and I couldn’t imagine a more perfect place to ring in 2016. The hotel offers the beauty of a century ago and effortlessly melds it with modern touches and conveniences including free wifi, valet…

B Resort and Spa at Disney Springs: Why My Family Will Keep Going Back!

Decided to stay off-property on your next visit to Walt Disney World? B Resort and  Spa, one of the Disney Springs properties, has quiet rooms, gorgeous views of the parks, a great location- and it’s affordable. Want the scoop on why it’s one of my favorite off-property hotels? Here’s why it’s so easy to just “B”. Location and Perks B Resort has a really great location inside of the Disney Springs area. An “Official Walt Disney World Hotel”, the prestigious title gives guests special perks including an on-site gift shop…

Hotel Breakers at Cedar Point: Newly Renovated and Ready for Summer!

Last weekend we made the tri-annual road trip to Cedar Point Park to check out the newly-renovated Hotel Breakers. If you’ve been to Cedar Point, you’ve undoubtedly seen the hotel’s pretty exterior and its convenient location right on the shore of Lake Erie. But have you seen the multi-million dollar renovation it’s recently undergone? Maybe it’s time you did. Standing tall for 110 years, the hotel has a fresh, updated interior (it was renovated from the ground up!) and is ready to delight for park guests. So, what’s new with…