Universal Orlando for the Day

 

Welcome back to Life with Larissa! In the second part of the two-part series of our Florida trip, we focus on our trip to Universal! You can read about our trip to Disney the previous day here. So the day after Disney, my sister, Brit, and I headed to Universal Orlando with our cousin, JoJo, and her co-worker, Ashton. We had the park-to-park admission tickets, so we decided to tackle Islands of Adventure first. As you know, I’m not a roller coaster fan, so I hung out by my lonesome a couple of times while they all decided to ride the more thrilling rides. The first ride they rode was the Hulk. JoJo and Ashton tried to convince me to go on it, but after Ashton described it as ‘shooting us out’, I immediately declined. Continue reading “Universal Orlando for the Day”

Feature Friday: Fourth of July Edition

Come find out how some celebrate Independence Day in the United States!

Independence Day for the United States falls on the Fourth of July. People from all over the country come together in unity to celebrate this day!┬áThe smell of grilled hotdogs and hamburgers drifting through the air. The crisp sweetness of fresh watermelon. The cool refreshing taste of a chilled beer, while hanging poolside. The fireworks bursting against the night sky, filling the dark background with vibrant colors. These are the thoughts that come to mind when I think of the Fourth of July! Of course, each family or individual honors this holiday in their own unique way. Keep reading to find out how a few people celebrate their Fourth! Continue reading “Feature Friday: Fourth of July Edition”