Tag Archives: Relocating to Florida

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Making Disney Time

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Making Disney Time 1 Happy Wednesday Everyone!  I hope you’re all doing well this week and are ready to catch up! Here we go! We have been working so much the past few weeks, that I felt that we needed some family time with the boys.  Before we know it summer will be over and I know I’ll have regrets.  Yes, I know it just started, but I plan ahead for worrying, sad but true.  With that being said, we made some Disney ti Continue Reading

It’s our FOUR year Florida Anniversary! #liveyourdream

It's our FOUR year Florida Anniversary! #liveyourdream 4 Four years ago today, we crossed the border into sunny Florida to make a new life for ourselves.  FOUR years already.  Back then I was a nervous wreck, in complete and total disbelief that we were actually leaving Michigan and moving across the country.  Sometimes I’m still in disbelief, truthfully.  Change is hard.  Very hard for some like myself.  I knew that The Main Street Mouse couldn’t be pr Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Relocation

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Relocation 13 I’m still on the road traveling home from the D23 Expo, so I’m sharing this blog instead of updating you on the past week.  I’ll do an update blog once we’re home, I promise it’s coming! Thanks so much! ~M   Happy Wednesday Everyone! It’s time for our weekly chat, and this week I’m doing it a little differently. I commonly get asked questions about our family relocati Continue Reading

BIG NEWS ~ Details Below on “Moving to Main Street, U.S.A.”

BIG NEWS ~ Details Below on "Moving to Main Street, U.S.A." 14 After months and months of work, and keeping things quiet, I can finally share this with you…..  Our story is here! At the end of last summer, I was asked by a publishing company to write my story, from just being a life long Disney fan in Michigan, to pushing forward to making my Disney dreams come true by moving to Florida. The book is called “Moving to Main Street, U.S.A.” and it’s a fr Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Balancing Disney & Non Disney Things!

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Balancing Disney & Non Disney Things! 16 Well hello there my dear friends! Happy Wednesday to you all! It’s about that time…. time to chat about what’s been happening in the past week here in lovely Central Florida. Once again, things have been hectic, and I don’t see that changing anytime soon, so lets jump right in! It’s so funny how sometimes in life it seems like nothing is going on. You know, like every week seems to b Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Burdened With Glorious Purpose

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Burdened With Glorious Purpose 17 Well, well…. said in my best Maleficent voice…. it’s Wednesday evening once again. We all know what that means, don’t we? Yes, it’s time for our weekly chat, and as always, I’m raring to go! Oh lets see….. where do I begin? The second week of school is underway and I’m already tired. It’s still SO weird, having to take the kids to school when it’s stil Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ It is time.

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ It is time. 18 Happy Wednesday Everyone! It’s that time…. time for our weekly check in! I hope you’re ready because this might be a long one! Here we go….. School started today and it’s time to get back to our routine.  As you know, I haven’t been happy about it, but just like the Grinch said about Christmas, back to school time comes no matter how much we don’t want it to. I’m not Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Summer Crunch Time

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Summer Crunch Time 19 It’s Wednesday already, and we’ve been busy once again. I hope you all are doing well and are ready to chat, because I am! Lets jump right in! As I said last week, school is starting down here much sooner than I originally thought, and I’m in a bit of panic mode. I have one week….. just ONE week left of Summer vacation with my boys. It’s not enough time. Not only do I have to get t Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ We’re Back!

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ We're Back! 20 Happy Wednesday Main Streeters! Well, as you know, we have been in Michigan for the past two weeks, but as of yesterday, we’re back home in Florida! We’ve been lucky enough to be able to get to spend time with family, but it’s time to get back to the Disney business! Let’s recap a little first! Going back to our Michigan home is something I had been looking forward to and greatly needing.   Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures In Florida Living – Throwback

TMSM's Adventures In Florida Living - Throwback 21 *Here is a throwback article that I wrote for The Main Street Monthly last summer.  TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living will resume next week when we are back in the land of palm trees and Mickey Mouse…Enjoy -M If you follow TMSM, then you know our story. If you’re new to our Disney Ohana, let me give you a little refresher course. Last Spring, my family and I made the decision to move from our Continue Reading

Two Years Ago Today, We Chased a Dream

Two Years Ago Today, We Chased a Dream 22 Back in the winter of 2014, we had some serious discussions going on in my household. It was snowy outside in good old Michigan, and we were trying to decide if making the move to Florida was the right thing to do, and if so, when would we leave. After much debate, soul searching and prayer, the decision was made, that when the boys were done with school for the year, we’d head down to Florida and try to liv Continue Reading