Author Archive for Mrs. Chocolate

chinese books for kids

Chinese Books

Drake will be starting Chinese school this month. I never thought I would be signing up my own child for Chinese school to be honest, as I hated it as a kid and swore up and down I would never make my child go. But truthfully now that I am older, I see the value [...]

kitchen sink ice cream

Disney Wrap Up: Things I Hope to Do Next Time

Disney truly has so much to offer, it is impossible to do everything in one vacation. I was both surprised and pleased with the amount we were able to do and see, especially with two small children in tow, but there are so many things I wish we could have squeezed in even if I [...]

picture book series

Picture Book Series

Back in the day when I used to read (who has time for that luxury now?!), I loved series. There is nothing so wonderful as to fall in love with characters or a style of writing and be able to continue the story over a series of books. These days the only books I read [...]


Chicken Pot Pie

When I started to learn how to cook the first thing I wanted to try making was chicken pot pie because it’s my favorite meal. To me chicken pot pie was everything I wished my childhood was in some ways; it was the quintessential American meal filled with creamy goodness and topped off with a [...]


Art of Animation Resort Review

Art of Animation is Disney’s newest hotel. ┬áThe resort is themed around the animation of four Disney movies: Cars, The Lion King, Finding Nemo, and The Little Mermaid. Lobby area The resort is broken down into 4 distinct sections themed and decorated to the theme of each of those 4 movies. This hotel has family [...]

beast castle

Disney Restaurant Reviews

There are a lot of dining options when at Disney, including their dining plan. Because my mother was a cast member and got a discount on almost every meal, we decided to kind of wing it this time. Disney does allow you to bring snacks into the park as well as a small cooler of [...]


Magic Kingdom Day Four & Six

Since Magic Kingdom is the biggest park with the most rides at Disney World, we decided to go two days to make sure we hit everything Drake wanted to and not feel too rushed. The weather had been forecasted to rain the entire week we were in Florida, but luckily we only got rained out [...]

© copyright 2011-2014 Hellobee