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Universal Studios Laid Off Employees Just Weeks After Re-Opening. Here’s What We Know.

Millions of Americans have lost their jobs or have been laid off due to the pandemic. A very popular vacation spot is letting some of their employees go as well. As we learned back in June, Disney World furloughed 43,000 of its employees amid the virus. We are now learning that Universal Orlando has laid …

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You Can Take A Virtual Ride On The ‘Jurassic World’ Ride At Universal Studios

Just because Universal Hollywood is closed, doesn’t mean we have to suffer through missing out on the rides! Come along as we watch a VIRTUAL ride along on the updated Jurassic World ride from Universal Studios Hollywood. It is pretty much the SAME Jurassic World ride we know and love, but it has been updated …

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Universal Studios Orlando Is Reopening In June And Here Is What We Know

Ahhhh the time has finally come! Universal Studios Orlando is FINALLY reopening after what seems like seventeen hundred years!! Universal Studios Orlando, will finally open its doors to the public on June 5th. Universal City Walk (The Universal equivalent of Disney Springs) has been open since May 14th, and they have already started implementing the …

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You Can Take A Virtual Ride Of ‘Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey’ at Universal Studios

About all we have at the moment is experiencing life through our devices. I mean, I know I can go for a walk, clean my house, or bake. But, let’s get real. I’m on my devices more than anything else. In THIS case, that is ONLY a good thing, because NOW I can (and so …

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Super Mario World Is Coming To Universal Studios And I’m Packing My Bags

I can’t even right now! Super Mario World is coming to Universal Studios, and it looks hella cool. Y’all. They are going to have a Mario Kart experience. Like, for real. Now, I am a Disney Loyalist ALL THE WAY, but a Mario Kart ride is enough for me to get on a plane, and …

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You Can Get A Harry Potter Boba Drink At Universal Studios and I’m On My Way

Look, I need a vacation and I think I just found the perfect excuse to take one… There Is A Harry Potter Boba Drink You Can Get At Universal Studios and I’m On My Way! In case you didn’t know, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter has all sorts of Harry Potter themed treats, goodies …

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Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Is a New Ride Coming To Universal Studios THIS SUMMER!

You. Guys. There’s a new ride, Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, coming to Universal Studios Orlando. Here’s what we know so far. Hagrid’s Magical Creatures is set to open June 13, 2019 in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade at Universal Islands of adventure. It’s supposed to be the most highly themed roller coaster yet. Hagrid …

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Universal Studios Isn’t Just for Big Kids!

For moms of preschoolers, planning a trip to Orlando, Florida usually involves that one place with everyone’s favorite mouse. But what do you do if your kiddo isn’t into space rangers and goofy dogs?! You plan a trip to Universal Studios instead. Universal Studios Resort is just as much — if not MORE — fun with …

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Loews Portofino Bay At Universal Studios Orlando, Florida

I have found the perfect place to stay when you visit Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. Loews Portofino Bay (they invited my family to come out and spend a couple of nights to check it out.) So, this hotel has major swag. It’s clean, amazing looking, and just the right amount of people are there …

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We Loved Universal Studios CityWalk in Orlando, Florida

One of my favorite things about the Universal Orlando theme parks was the Universal CityWalk. I love how you can see a show, eat an amazingly delicious meal, and spend a whole evening without ever leaving the walk! Special thanks goes to Universal for having us visit their CityWalk. We had a blast! I think …

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Fun Things To Do At Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida

We spent spring break at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. We had a lot of fun checking out the attractions, fun, and rides that Universal Studios has to offer just so I could tell you what the greatest stuff to do with your family is! Awesome Stuff To Do At Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. …

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California Theme Parks Including Disneyland And Universal Will Be Reopening Soon. Here’s What We Know

Surely this is a sign of things returning to the semi-normal right? I know that California has had some of the strictest lockdown rules and I am sure many are ready for even a tiny bit of normal to return. Governor Gavin Newsom’s four-tier Blueprint for a Safer Economy has guidelines and opening dates for …

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AMC Theaters Will No Longer Be Showing Movies From Universal Pictures. Here’s Why.

Well guys, AMC theaters has just released a statement and I’m sad to say that going to the movies may never be the same after this quarantine is lifted. It’s no doubt that watching a movie from the comfort of your own home is super satisfying… mostly because we don’t have to wear pants… However, …

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Universal’s New Endless Summer Resort is Inspired By Sunsets Beneath the Pier and It Delivers

Universal’s newest endless summer resort, Dockside, opens on March 17. As you might expect from the name it has a beautiful beach vibe. This is the eighth hotel at Universal and one of its “value category”. That means that these beautiful rooms and suites will start at just $79 per night! There are 2,800 cool …

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There’s a New Dark Arts Light Show At Hogwarts Castle In Universal

The darker side of the wizarding world has now cast a shadow over The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade with the debut of the all-new, breathtaking projection mapping experience at Universal Orlando Resort – “Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle.” You get to watch as some of the awe-inspiring moments and creatures inspired by …

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You Can Now Get Chased By A Deatheater At Hogwarts Universal

Get ready, because Death Eaters are straight up in your face now at Universal Studios Orlando, and it is SO COOL! Basically there’s a super cool new laser light show and event that happens at night at Hogsmeade, “Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle.” And the Death Eaters Are a Big part of it. This crazy …

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You Can Buy 2 Days, Get 3 Days Free Tickets To Universal Orlando Resort

If you are in need of a vacation (and who isn’t?) you’ll want to bust out your vacation fund because right now you can Buy 2 Days, Get 3 Days Free Tickets To Universal Orlando Resort which is an awesome travel deal if you ask me. This offer is extended to run through July 31 …

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Everything You Need to Know before Going to Universal Orlando’s Volcano Bay Water Park

Images courtesy of Universal Orlando Resort Volcano Bay Water Park is Universal Orlando’s newest theme park making it the third park alongside Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure. This theme park is different in that it is a water park with rides and attractions! You can spend a full day enjoying the park just …

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21 Bucket List Travel Destinations To Visit in 2021

I don’t know about you, but I’m about ready to bust out of this joint and go somewhere — ANYWHERE — other than my four walls. COVID has made travel nearly impossible. From social distancing guidelines, to restrictions on travel, vacationing has just been impossible for many of us. I have started compiling a list …

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Jim Carrey May Be In A New Live-Action Grinch Movie and OMG, Please Make It Happen!

The other day we watched The Grinch starring Jim Carrey like we do every year and my husband informed me that not everyone likes Jim Carrey as The Grinch. Um, what? Jim Carrey is THE BEST Grinch. Seriously, he played that character so well. In fact, he’s my favorite and I just don’t think the …

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Freeform’s 25 Days Of Christmas Marathon Schedule

I have a confession to make. I love Christmas movies. So very much. Every year I wait on pins and needles for the full schedule for Freeform’s (formally ABC Family’s) 25 Days of Christmas Marathon!  Well, it’s here and I am SO EXCITED! Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas Marathon Schedule Tuesday, Dec. 1 11:00 a.m. – …

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You Can Now Drive A Real-Life Mario Kart Around Your Home Using Your Nintendo Switch

Without a doubt my kids are about to freak out!!! One of our favorite games — Mario Kart — can now be played FOR REAL in your home using your Nintendo Switch!! I said my kids are going to freak out — but really, I’m ALL ABOUT this game. Like, I want it for Christmas, …

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A Harry Potter Theme Park Is Coming and You Don’t Even Need A Hogwarts Acceptance Letter To Enter

There is going to be a new Harry Potter Theme Park, and I’m going to need the words to a teleportation spell! Where Universal Studios is more of an immersive Harry Potter experience, this new park is going to be a behind the scenes look at all 8 Harry Potter movies. Yes, there is already …

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Here’s Every Movie and Show Arriving To Netflix In August

A new month means a new list of movies and tv shows we can all binge on. I don’t know about you, but it’s something I look forward to while being stuck at home. With that being said, Netflix has just released the entire list of movies and TV shows coming in August 2020. I …

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A ‘Twister’ Movie Reboot Is In The Works And I Can’t Wait

Did anyone else watch the 1996 Twister movie over and over as a kid? I still can’t remember why I was so obsessed with the movie, but hearing that a reboot is coming out has my nostalgic senses tingling! Something about the thrill of outrunning a tornado with a blend of a little romance just …

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You Can Stay In A Harry Potter Themed House With 8 Rooms and One Looks Like Diagon Alley

Calling all Harry Potter fans! If you are planning a visit to Orlando anytime soon to visit The Wizarding World at Universal Studios, I have found the PERFECT place to stay…seriously. You can’t NOT stay there once you see these pictures! This Harry Potter themed Airbnb has 8 themed bedrooms ready to transport you into …

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Nintendo Says 300,000 Nintendo Switch Accounts Were Hacked. Here Is What We Know.

My son asked for a Nintendo Switch for his birthday, and now it turns out, we are probably lucky we didn’t get one for him. Nintendo announced a huge breach of player accounts back in April, but it turns out, what they thought was only about 130,000 accounts hacked, actually was probably closer to 300,000 …

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Disney World Will Start Reopening In July. Here Is What We Know.

We finally have a definitive date for the opening of Disney World! July 11th is the big day!! YAY!! Plan your vacations now. The Most Magical Place on Earth is about to open its doors once again to the public. According to a presentation the company made to an economic recovery task force Wednesday, they are …

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The LA Mayor Said Large Gatherings May Not Happen Until 2021 And I Just Want To Go To Disneyland

Well, THIS is not the good news I wanted to hear today. The mayor of Los Angeles just proclaimed that there probably won’t be any large gatherings allowed — like sporting events and concerts — until 2021. That doesn’t bode well for the opening back up of Disneyland, or other area attractions. While Disneyland isn’t …

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Here’s A List Of Ways To Spend Your $1,200 Check That You May Not Have Thought Of

We will soon start to see our Stimulus Checks hitting our bank accounts, and I can’t wait. Sure, I have some bills I have to pay, but I also want to use some of that money on things I have been putting off — Things that always get pushed to the back burner, because some …

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Justin Timberlake Confirmed a ‘Trolls’ Sequel Is Happening And I Can’t Stop The Feeling

I am not going to lie, the Trolls movie gave me all sorts of feels, mostly the happy feels. And now, we can all dance, sing, and hug once again because Justin Timberlake Confirmed a ‘Trolls’ Sequel Is Happening And I Can’t Stop The Feeling! The news broke when JT (Justin Timberlake) posted on his …

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Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is Available on Your Phone Right Damn Now

Now that Summer is here, you’re probably using Pokemon Go and the warmer weather to get out and get some steps in and hatch those eggs but now, there is a new game releasing and OMG I cannot wait! Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Is Like Pokemon Go But with More Magic and It Releases This …

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The Eight Types of Lesser-Known Harry Potter Characters We Work With

Did you ever wish you could live in the world of Harry Potter? I know I have. Even though I’m a 34-year-old woman with a kid, I’ve always been drawn to the world of Harry Potter. If you’re like me, I’m here to say that reading the books, watching the movies, or going to Universal …

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16 Super Secret Things You Probably Don’t Know About Harry Potter World

My family is full of hardcore Harry Potter fans, so when Universal Studios had us out to check out the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando, Florida, we jumped on it. We even found some super secret stuff that will make your trip to Universal Studios even more fun!   16 Super Cool Secrets …

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