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Hotel Review: Delano Las Vegas – Grand Opening

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The Delano Las Vegas is a boutique hotel at the busy Mandalay Bay casino. It's connected to the same Casino but it couldn't be farther from the noise and hustle. The hotel had its grand opening on Thursday and we had the pleasure of attending the opening party. Upon arrival we were given our VIP… Read More

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JetBlue Emergency Landing Due To Engine Trouble and Passenger Takes Selfie

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One of the many unanswered questions surrounding JetBlue Flight 1416 from LGB to AUS that was forced to make an emergency landing back at Long Beach Airport on Thursday after a blown engine filled the cabin with smoke was the question of let’s take a selfie? After the 147 passengers evacuated the plane on emergency… Read More

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Las Vegas Amex Centurion Lounge – Why I Keep My Platinum Card

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I recently had a chance to visit the Amex Centurion Lounge in Las Vegas. The lounge is one of three lounges currently open with two more on the way. Where Are The Lounges • Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (Concourse D, opposite Gate D1) • Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (Terminal D, opposite Gate D17 on… Read More

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American Express cardholders can save even more, by looking at their Offers For You, which you can find by logging into your American Express account online. For cardholders of The Platinum Card® from American Express or American Express® Premier Rewards Gold Card you just have to log into your account and select the Offers For You tab at the bottom of… Read More

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It’s Friday again and time for more free kid’s apps. Here is a great deal if you are looking for some new kid-friendly apps for iTunes! Through tonight, 10 PM CST, you can get 24 FREE educational apps including colors, shapes, math, spelling, art, stories and more ($42 value.) BabyWeeklyFlyer is loving these apps and it is… Read More

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Yummy Delta Sky Club Snacks

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The Delta Sky Club in Atlanta's terminal T is one of my favorite places to visit for a quick snack and drink before a flight. I've been in here a number of times solo or with the entire family including Baby Weekly Flyer. Each time I always come across a new snack assortment and today… Read More

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Delta Sky Club Atlanta Shower Review Terminal E

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The E terminal in Hartsfield International Airport has a nice little Sky Club. This Sky Club used to be one of the old Business Elite lounges, hen it got remodeled, with nice showers to boot! The shower section is towards the back of the lounge and actually has a separate entrance. Today, the shower entrance… Read More

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The 4x Kroger Fuel Points promotional offer is back at Kroger! Kroger Fuel Points members can earn 4x points on gift card purchases when you download the digital coupon. The points can be redeemed for significant savings on gasoline at Kroger gas stations (up to $1.) How Does Fuel Points Work? Fuel points works by… Read More

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  Right now you can score double points on all Coke, Diet Coke, and Coke Zero 12-pack codes through 9/19/14! Pretty awesome because double points means faster and more rewards for things like gift cards and other freebies! Go here… Read More

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Check your email for a targeted offer that gets you a free $5 bonus when you reload $25 on your registered Starbucks card with a Visa card now through September 23rd! You can also get $2 when you reload $10 onto your card. Bonus is said to be added to your account by September 30… Read More

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Southwest Terminal At LAX Undergoing $508 Million Renovation

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A $508-million dollar renovation got underway yesterday at Terminal 1 at Los Angeles International Airport. Construction is expected to be completed in 2018 and will be phased-in to minimize inconvenience to passengers and employees. Westfield, an operator of many popular malls, will be working with Southwest Airlines and LA World Airports to provide more than… Read More

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Spirit Airlines Unveils New Livery

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Just a week after both Southwest Airlines and Frontier Airlines revealed their new livery, Spirit Airlines showed off its new look yesterday.  Warning: it is very yellow! This is the Spirit's fifth livery since the airline started in 1980.  The airline said that it went with this livery because “the simple, two-color design is much… Read More

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Delta Launches New Routes from Los Angeles

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Delta announced today that they would be gearing up with some new service from Los Angeles to the Lone Star State. They plan to add new non-stop service from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft. Worth, San Antonio, and Ausitn, Texas. Delta Air Lines will launch twice-daily nonstop service from Los Angeles to San Antonio, Texas, beginning April 7, 2015. The San Antonio service… Read More

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The Secret To Getting Free DoubleTree Cookies

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The DoubleTree Signature Chocolate Chip Cookie - Serving Size: 1 Cookie.  Servings Per Container: 1.  310 Calories, 18 grams of Fat, 33 grams of Total Carbs and 4 grams of Protein. But what if there was an easy way to get more than one of them? Well. There is. And it's a curse and it's… Read More

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United Airlines To Pay $100,000 To Flight Attendants to Retire

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According to a press release yesterday from United Airlines and the Association of Flight Attendants (AFA), United is offering an "Enhanced Early Out Program" where "United will offer lump sum payouts of up to $100,000 for Flight Attendants who apply for the early out and meet certain service and eligibility qualifications, and the company will… Read More

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Marriott Wants You To Tip The Housekeeper

Marriott is starting a new initiative this week called “The Envelope Please” asking guests to leave a tip for the housekeeper. The envelopes are going to be placed on the pillow of the over 160,000 Marriott rooms in the USA and Canada across the Marriott, Courtyard, Residence Inn, J.W. Marriott, Ritz-Carlton and Renaissance brands. The… Read More

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Important Changes to BlueBird Announced

I'm a huge fan of my American Express Bluebird since I'm able to load money on it to pay bills and a way to help increase my credit card spending. I just got the following email from American Express about these changes: We are writing to inform you of some changes to the terms and… Read More

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Most Provocative Flight Attendant Uniforms Go To Lufthansa

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Starting today Lufthansa cabin crew on some routes will celebrating Oktoberfest by wearing their finest dirndl (pronounced DURN-dul) - the traditional Bavarian folk dress/work garb often worn by peasants. The crew of 12 female and 2 male flight attendants will be on the Munich to Beijing route starting on September 15th, followed by Munich to… Read More

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