Disney’s Star Wars Themed Hotel
The highly anticipated D23 Expo just announced a luxury Star Wars themed hotel at their park in Orlando, Florida. This isn’t just any luxury hotel — it will provide guests with a complete immersive experience. The hotel will be designed to look like a spaceship with hotel staff in full costume playing various characters, creatures and droids. Hotel guests also be in full costume as they will be living and breathing a Star Wars storyline throughout their stay. The hotel is currently scheduled for a 2019 opening. Disney, just take our money already.
Why Gal Gadot Makes a Perfect Wonder Woman
Being a big Wonder Woman fan in my younger years, I was a bit skeptical of someone other than Lynda Carter playing the iconic superhero. But after just a few minutes into the film, I was like Lynda who? The movie was simply wondrous (Chris Pine may have a role in that too) but watching this video of Gal comforting an emotional young fan at San Diego Comic Con will prove that Gal is real deal.
Black Creek Pioneer Village Escape Room Now Open (Toronto)
If you love escape rooms, the newest escape room is now open at Black Creek Pioneer Village in Toronto. Where Dark Things Dwell is not an escape room per say but rather teams have 90 minutes to explore Black Creek Pioneer Village to solve puzzles and challenges in order to break the curse afflicting the village. The game is recommended for ages 13+ though kids ages 10-16 can play with an accompanying adult.
Earn Cash Back for Team Expenses with FlipGive
With kids going back-to-school in a month and extra curricular activities ramping up, fundraising will be on top of mind for sports teams. FlipGive offers cash back for shopping online with various big brand retailers. like Apple, Under Armour, Indigo, Nike, Amazon, Old Navy, Herschel, and Gap just to name a few. So stock up now for back-to-school and earn some extra cash for your kid’s your team.
The hottest song this summer is Justin Bieber’s Despacito. Although you may be sick of hearing it, this Despacito parody from Laughing Moms is hilarious to watch because it’s a topic we moms and dads know all too well – slow moving kids.
About Wendy Morelli
Wendy loves her 2 kids and her iPhone, not necessarily always in that order. She is an app obsessed mom who loves everything tech and is (unfortunately) old enough to remember the brick Motorola cell phone and the Commodore computer. Her love for technology stems back to the 10+ years of working for technology based companies. Wendy's alter ego, "AppHipMom" has been featured in Canadian Family, iVillage, Women in Biz, EverythingMom, BlogHer and Savvy Mom.