Generations Riviera Maya Launches Little Eko Chefs

GRM Chef Market

Karisma Hotels & Resorts is renowned for its Gourmet Inclusive® Experience - I've talked about this a lot on My Organized Chaos. Well, there's great news for the little travelers in your group - the launch of Little Eko Chefs at the newly opened Generations Riviera Maya {my review, with video, at the link}!  Little Eko Chefs offers foodie families a unique experience - … [Read more...]

Hyatt Place Los Angeles – LAX El Segundo


Earlier this month I stayed at the Hyatt Place Los Angeles while in the city on business. Located 2 miles from the LAX airport, the Hyatt Place Los Angeles is the ideal hotel for layovers, those on business or travellers who want to have easy access to attractions and businesses in both El Segundo and Los Angeles. When staying at Hyatt Place Los Angeles, there is a free shuttle from the airport … [Read more...]

Reading Road Trip in Turks and Caicos


Last November when my husband and I went to Sandals Negril, the one Island Routes trip we desperately wanted to take, was the Reading Road Trip by the Sandals Foundation. Unfortunately, we just missed the bus {literally}, and we wouldn't be there for the next one. Fast forward a month when my daughter and I stayed at Beaches Negril, we had the opportunity to attend a Christmas Party with the Sandals Foundation, where … [Read more...]

A Summer of Frozen Fun at Walt Disney World


Let's take a moment to chat about Frozen-fun. Perhaps you've seen this Disney film? Maybe you've heard a song to two? {chuckle} My twins already know every word and sing every song {on repeat}. Sophia is always 'Anna' and Katie is 'Elsa', when playing pretty much any game. In fact, I've already scoured the net looking for inspiration for their late July birthday party that is themed Frozen.  Then, the … [Read more...]

Los Angeles Love


It may look like a concrete jungle from above {good comparison from someone who lives in Alberta}, yet within lies a whole lotta everything.  I'm currently in Los Angeles for meetings and I just have to say - I big-puffy-cheesy love this city! Palm trees, sun, something to see at every turn. And yes, I even love the movie and TV show billboards everywhere! It's like my special sneak preview, since we don't … [Read more...]

Kids Guide to Beaches Resorts Turks and Caicos


Truth: we aren't strangers {not even 'just friends'} to all-inclusive resorts. They are our go-to when it comes to hot-spot travel. Now don't get me wrong, I love to get off the resort in each and every destination, and live + explore + experience beyond those pretty steel gates. Yet there's comfort in the packaged deal, you can't argue with that. Our family stayed at Beaches Resorts in Turks and Caicos, and I can … [Read more...]

Beaches Turks and Caicos – Italian Village Family Suites


Right on beautiful Grace Bay in Providenciales is Beaches Turks and Caicos, a 614-room resort separated into 4 different villages: the Caribbean, French, Key West and the Italian Village. Each one is designed to reflect the style of its regions. During our stay at Beaches Turks and Caicos earlier this month, we stayed in the beautiful 6 star Italian Village. It has 162 family suites separated into many … [Read more...]

Beautiful Photobombers


As I go through my photos from our family trip to Beaches Turks & Caicos, I notice something.  Flowers. Everywhere flowers!  Let me clarify - I knew while there, that there was flowers everywhere. Of course - and they are beautiful! Yet these beautiful flowers made their way into many of my photos. Beautiful Photobombers - via my children! While there, they would ALWAYS stop and … [Read more...]

Disney Cruise Line Returning to Hawaii, West Coast and Galveston in 2015


Big new coming from Disney Cruise Line! In the fall of 2015, Disney Cruise Line is returning to popular destinations and home ports for limited-time engagements, and you'll want to take advantage! Two Hawaii cruises, a return to the West Coast with departures from San Diego and a Galveston, Texas homecoming make up a season of special sailings. This is big news for those who have wanted to cruise to Hawaii or prefer … [Read more...]

Turks & Caicos Islands


Our family is back from one INCREDIBLE trip to Beaches Resorts in Turks & Caicos!  I've wanted to visit the Turks & Caicos Islands for so long, this destination has been on tops my travel bucket  list for many years. Actually, photos of the islands has been my screensaver for too many years to count - total paradise! Yet, seeing this beauty in person ... well, beyond words.  I do … [Read more...]