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Russian adoptee tells her story.

My friend Tati is here today as our guest blogger. Tati is a Russian adoptee who is all grown up and was willing to share her journey.  I am thankful for any Russian adoptee who…
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Travel »
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Alcatraz Island – National Park in Pictures

Alcatraz Island is home of one of the most famous prisons in America – but did you also know it is a National Park and Federally protected nature preserve?  We recently visited Alcatraz Island as…
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DIY »
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Design tips for a Small Bathroom

Design tips for a small bathroom is a sponsored partnership with Bed Bath and Beyond. We recently added on a small powder room to our house.  We have five people in a two bathroom house…
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Food »
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BB8 Cupcakes, Star Wars The Force Awakens

So we made some easy BB8 cupcakes for our son’s Star Wars birthday…. sort of.  I suppose I should say we attempted some DIY BB8 cupcakes.  We really tried.  I was personally embarrassed and my…
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Disney »
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Alice Through the Looking Glass Premiere

The Alice Through the Looking Glass Premiere was like a dream come true. Nobody does a celebration quite like Disney and to be a part of it from time to time just makes me say…
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Thrifty Stuff »
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Get a FREE Month of Amazon Prime!

We signed up for a free month of Amazon Prime thinking we would ditch it after that month. While it was a super easy process to unsubscribe we decided it paid for itself with just…
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Entertainment »
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Giveaway!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows by Nickelodeon opens in theaters on June 3, 2016. Ninja Turtle Fans everywhere don’t have to wait much longer.  My son is a die hard fan of…
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Style and Products »
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It’s a Family Thing: A Mother’s Day Gift from Nordic Naturals

This Mother’s Day giveaway has been sponsored by Nordic Naturals This past year our whole family has started taking supplements in an effort to be at our best.  We have found over the last year…
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Blogging »
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How to Make Money Blogging

This post is long overdue.  I promised those of you who are interested in learning to blog that I would share a post about how to monetize your blog two months ago.  I am super…
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Kate and family

Highlights Along the Way

Hi! My name is Kate, welcome to my little corner of the internet! A little about me, I am a wife, a mommy, and a blogger. I love adoption, Disney, exploring SoCal, and encouraging my kids to eat healthy. Grab a cup of coffee, hang out for a while, and please invite a friend….

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