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7 Awesome Ways To Save At Target

I like shopping just as much as the next girl. In my single years, before I had children, I did what most single women did: I shopped. When I was happy, I shopped. When I was sad, I shopped. I never got myself into trouble with my spending habits or bankrupted myself but I did […]

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Fun Costume Ideas for Kids Parties

Halloween may be months away still, but there are plenty of reasons to dress up in late winter and early spring! If your child has a birthday on the horizon, why not throw a costumed theme party? There’s nothing little ones love like dressing up, and with the weather at this time of year so […]

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Coco Key Water Resort – Orlando, FL

Disclaimer: My families stay at Coco Key was provided complimentary in exchange for this review. Orlando is a large city. So large that even if you live here, or visit often, you’ll never run out of places to explore and experiences to share with your loved ones. Whether you’re looking for the theme park experience, […]

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Blaze and the Monster Machines: Blaze of Glory (2/26)

Nickelodeon’s new preschool series, Blaze and the Monster Machines, makes its DVD debut with Blaze and the Monster Machines: Blaze of Glory.  The first preschool show on TV to feature an in-depth STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) curriculum, Blaze and the Monster Machines follows the adventures of the amazing monster truck Blaze and his eight-year-old […]

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PAW Patrol Gift Set (2/25)

  When in trouble, just yelp for help! The PAW Patrol pups are ready to save the day at home in their first-ever DVD! Prepare for 10 exhilarating adventures from the hit animated preschool series, PAW Patrol.   The series, produced and owned by Spin Master Entertainment, follows the adventures of six heroic rescue pups and […]

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Choosing The Best Bike For Your Teen

  If you grew up in a motorcycle family, then you probably remember what it felt like to want to get a bike of your own. You could see it in your mind, from the polished chrome features to the rugged Michelin tires. Now that you’re older, however, what do you do if your kids […]

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Texas Bucket List – Reasons To Visit The Lone Star State

Texas, being the second largest state in the US, has many things to do. This list is just a small fraction of all the great places you can visit. I hope that this list proves helpful to you and your family. Things To Do In Texas 1. NASA Space Center- Interested in astronomy? Visit the Lyndon […]

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National Christmas Center – Lancaster, PA

Looking for a place to escape the heat and humidity? What better place to go than a place filled with Christmas? The National Christmas Center is a fairly large museum, dedicated to showcasing all things Christmas. It is nestled in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country and  is open weekends in March and April and daily […]

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Fury Glassbottom Boat – Key West, FL

Disclosure: My families tickets aboard the Fury Glassbottom Boat were provided by Fury. When in Key West a for sure must see is the gorgeous coral reef. After all, it is the only living coral reef in the continental US. However, exploring the amazing underwater coral near Key West is generally reserved for scuba divers and we […]

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New Mexico Bucket List – Reasons to Visit the Land of Enchantment

There are so many things to do and see in New Mexico that one may get overwhelmed when planning a visit to The Land of Enchantment. I know I did the first time I made a list of things I wanted to see and do. So I made a list for you. Things To Do […]

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Top This Donut Bar – Cincinnati, OH

Disclosure: Our breakfast was provided compliments of Top This. Studies show that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so before we spent the entire day exploring Cincinnati we decided to find the best spot in town for breakfast- and boy did we strike gold.Top This Donut Bar is specialty donut shop that […]

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Vick’s Warm Moisture Humidifier

Disclosure: The humidifier in the feature below was provided by Vick’s! Breathe better and sleep more comfortably with the Vicks Warm Mist Humidifier. This easy to use, great for small spaces humidifier releases up to 95% bacteria free, visible, warm mist to help relieve cough and congestion.The large tank is super easy to open and […]

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Shadepro Vista Awning Shade

Disclosure: The awning shade pictured below was sent compliments of Shadepro. We try and spend as much time as possible outside but find that our flat awning provides very little shade so we have no where to sit with out being in the blazing sun. The Vista Shade for Power Awnings is the  newest addition to our […]

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WorryWoo Fuddle

The WorryWoo Monsters, a series by Andi Green, was first seen in a New York art exhibition in 2001. Originally called The Monsters in My Head, Green wanted to create characters with a story that each embodied an emotion. Using her design and illustration background she built 5 light boxes each containing a monster with […]

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Hidden Costs Of Fulltime RVing

I knew before we decided to travel the USA in our RV that there were going to be hidden costs of fulltime RVing that I could not anticipate. However, because we planned to sell the house we were saving so much money. No more HOA. No more mortgage. No electric bill. No more lawn care. Sounds […]

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Kenisee Lake RV Campground – Jefferson, OH

Kenisee Lake campground is the perfect place to escape to if your looking to get back in touch with nature. We visited this park for only a few days, but my kids still talk about their adventures here. The entire park is surrounded by pristine waters and towering foliage. It is the perfect place to […]

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PA Dutch Country RV Resort – Manheim, PA

Located almost right in between Lancaster and Hershey Pennsylvania you will find the cozy and tree filled campground we have spent lots of time at this summer- PA Dutch Country.Open from April to October the campground features 247 sites, many of them offering plenty of shade. We had no problem at all getting a full hook-up […]

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DIY Electro Dough Kit

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Technology Will Save Us. Since pulling the kids out of public school and homeschooling them, I have struggled the most with Science! My kids are very hands on learners and they enjoy science projects. Thankfully Technology Will Save Us has an easy solution- their technology kits!The DIY Electro Dough […]

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2012 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

With the return of $4-per-gallon gas small cars are in. However lots of people still want or even need a large vehicle. We have 6 kids so own a mini van, but we also own a small car for short trips to save on gas. I wish I would have done my research on larger […]