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Morikami Lantern Festival: In The Spirit of Obon

Morikami Lantern Festival

October was a really busy month for us. There were Fall festivals, Halloween activities, but high on our list was to go to the Lantern Festival at the Morikami Museum and Japanese Garden in Delray Beach, Florida. The lantern floating ceremony is Japan’s “homage to ancestors who return for a brief visit to the living” on Earth. I...

Fall in South Florida – Pumpkins, Heat, and Hay Rides

Our family moved to South Florida from New Hampshire, and I grew up in semi-rural Maryland. My husband and I are both from up North (even if Maryland is technically below the Mason-Dixon Line). Fall is by far my favorite season. I love the flavors, the smells, the feeling of crisp cool air, and I love the colors (rust and hunter green are my...

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Bibbity Boppity BOO! Halloween is our favorite time of year and there is no other place to celebrate with little ones than Disney World. Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is by far the best event that Disney puts on, in my humble opinion. Don’t get me wrong, we love Disney ALL year round. They do everything wonderfully! But, it is...