Category Archives: Fun Stuff

Win a Heroic Family Trip to LA from The Children’s Place!!

Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice hit theaters this weekend, and what better way for your little superhero to cheer on his favorite than with licensed apparel from The Children’s Place! Whether your little girl or guy is a fan … Continue reading

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DIY Christmas Ornament

Last year I participated in an ornament exchange in one of the blogger networks I belong to. I decided that instead of purchasing an ornament, I was going to make one. I knew that my exchangee liked cooking, so I … Continue reading

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Crazy runner chick

I’m super excited to share that not only will I be participating in the inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon at Walt Disney World, but Matty and I will both be participating in the 5K event together. I was tempted to … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – National Dog Day edition

Did you know today is National Dog Day? Brandon sent me this picture last week, while I was in the midst of madness at work to get ready for the new school year. I had to pause and smile because it … Continue reading

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Get #Back2SchoolReady with Scholastic Books from Kellogg’s

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Back2SchoolReady #CollectiveBias As the assistant director at an early learning center, I see firsthand the importance of exposure to literacy at an … Continue reading

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Disney Side@Home Party: Food, Fun, and Family & Friends!

(This is the second part of my Disney Side@Home Party recap. You can find Part One here.) Now that you’ve seen how fantastic my house looked during our Disney Side@Home Party, it’s time to share with you what the rest … Continue reading

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Disney Side@Home 2015 Party Prep

(Okay, so this took me a little a lot longer to finish than anticipated. And it is also longer than I anticipated. So long, I’m dividing it in two. Here’s the first part. Read it all, I promise you’ll like … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Disney Side Party Prep

A few weeks ago we hosted our 2015 Disney Side party. My friend Amy Kikita helped. A lot. I had lots of great ideas, but was not confident that I could execute them. She helped me put the Mickey and Minnie … Continue reading

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Good Luck Charms Miami Spring Giveaway!

Today is the first day of Spring, and In Bloom by Good Luck Charms Miami is the perfect accessory to wear during the season! This gorgeous set of (3) is adorned with Almond Vanilla Accent Swarovski Crystals and Embellished with … Continue reading

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Running Related

I’m super excited: there’s a running store opening in the shopping center close to our house. I saw it last weekend. I’m not sure when it’s opening, but I’m so happy about it. I’ll have easy access to accessories, running … Continue reading

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