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Frozen 2 Review – Did Disney Do The Impossible?

Frozen 2 review - watching with kids

I don’t dig Disney Princess sequels. Let’s be honest, most of the sequels I can think of went straight to video and are quickly forgotten. So as much as the idea of a sequel to one of my favorite Disney movies of all time sounded appealing, I was a bit skeptical. Dynamic characters and a mesmerizing soundtrack were just the tip of the iceberg (see what I did there) of why the original was so successful. So could Disney possibly…

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Amber Cove Travel Guide – Cruising To Amber Cove with Kids

Cruising to Amber Cove with kids - everything there is to do at Carnival's cruise port

We recently returned from a fabulous cruise of the Carribean with my kids, and one of our favorite destinations was Amber Cove. If you are not a frequent cruiser with Carnival, then you may not have had the opportunity to visit Amber Cove just yet. Amber Cove is one of the properties that you can now visit located in the Dominican Republic. Amber Cove’s cruise terminal area is pretty new, and there is a whole bunch of areas open for…

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Gift Guide for little girls

Christmas gift guide

Each year I search and search for the perfect gifts for my girls. This doesn’t always mean the newest and coolest toys. My search consists of careful consideration of what is needed and useful, as well as fun too. As I think of quality over quantity I am reminded that during this season of giving, more is not always better. I tried to implement this in my gift guide for little girls this year. Each year we practice a way…

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Non-Toy Gift Ideas For Kids

Non toy gift ideas for kids

With 3 girls we have acquired a lot of toys. We have a playroom full of toys. I gathered two garage bags full of toys to donate and when I came home and looked into the playroom it seemed as though I didn’t take a thing. That is how many toys my kids have. It got me thinking, how can we still have a wonderful Christmas without the clutter. That is when I  came up with my Non-toy gift ideas for…

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The Best Christmas events in Tampa

My girls are at the perfect age to really appreciate the holidays. They get into the cookie decorating and tree trimming and all things Christmas. Part of the fun is all the local events that take place during the year. There are so many fun things to do in Tampa during Christmas with your family that I decided to put them all in one place. That way you can start planning your Holiday adventures without all of the hassle of…

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Thanksgiving Crafts For Kids

20 Thanksgiving crafts for kids

While you are taking care of the Thanksgiving turkey and pies, it can be helpful to have a fun activity for your kids to do to keep them busy and off your pant leg. While you’re making the stuffing and mashing potatoes, your kids can make their turkeys, pumpkins, and other fun Thanksgiving crafts! These crafts are a fun way for your kids to focus on all the things they have to be grateful for with a fun and creative…

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Disney Outfits for Girls From Amazon

Disney Outfits for little girls all from Amazon

If you have a Disney lover in your home, then you know how often they are asking to have something Disney-related! We are lucky enough to be Disney World Passholders so we visit quite often. We are always looking for a cute Disney outfit to make our visits even more special. The trick is finding cute Disney outfits for girls that are also affordable and easy to grab at the last minute. That is why Amazon is my best friend.…

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What is the Switch Witch?

what is the switch witch - switch witch poem

Halloween is all about spooky home decor, festive costumes, and CANDY! My girls are probably most excited about trick or treating each year and as much as I try to pick non-candy alternatives, I still can’t avoid all of it. So that is when I learned about the Switch Witch. What is the switch Witch? Well she is a finactional character that takes your candy and trades it for a toy Why we love the switch witch A few years…

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The Best Fall Farmhouse Decor from Amazon

fall farmhouse decor from amazon

It has been a long-time dream of mine to own a little white farmhouse. While this little dream eventually became a reality, keeping up the farmhouse look during different holidays has been a little bit of a challenge. I have so many styles I love but changing your farmhouse decor, and incorporating fall decor ideas can get really expensive. With so many different decor possibilities, I wanted to find a sophisticated and timeless fall farmhouse style that wouldn’t break the…

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Hocus Pocus Spell Book Brownies

Hocus Pocus spell book brownies

Who loves Halloween?!? We do!! And one of our favorite things to do during the Halloween season is watch our favorite Halloween movies. Hocus Pocus is at the top of our list and has it’s very own spot on our Halloween Bucket List. We like it that much! So I came up with the idea to create my own versions of Winifred’s spell book and they were a hit. I think I just made a new tradition of making Hocus…

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