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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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Family »

A Birth Mother’s Story

meeting birth family

Adoption is sometimes romanticized, and generally from the adoptive parent’s perspective.  It really is a miracle in so many ways, but adoption cannot happen without loss. Today I have a…

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Travel »

The Anaheim Hotel – Review & Pictures

anaheim hotel olympic sized pool

Our family loves to visit Anaheim California.  Orange County California is the home of Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm, Medieval Times, and so many more fun places!  If you are traveling…

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DIY »

DIY Valentine’s Day Card with Candy Canes

Don’t hate me, but Valentine’s Day is not my jam.  More specifically, Valentine’s Day parties at kid’s schools are not my jam.  I will never be accused of an over…

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Food »

Medieval Times in Orange County! Family four pack giveaway!

medieval times tournament show

Medieval Times is for the whole family! As summer approaches we can’t wait to share as many fun ways to enjoy Southern California as possible. Today we are sharing about…

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Disney »

Guardians of the Galaxy and more! Summer Fun at the Disneyland Resort!

guardians of the galaxy mission breakout

Summer is one of the most popular times to visit the Disneyland Resort.  Kids are out of school, the weather is warm, and park hours are long! This year, the…

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Thrifty Stuff »

Summer Movie Express – $1 movies all Summer long!

Dollar summer movie schedule

The Regal Cinema Summer Movie Schedule is something I typically post on San Diego Deals and Steals.  This is the first year I will be sharing the Regal Summer Movie…

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Entertainment »

The Story of Cars 3 – #Cars3Event

cars 3 race

Next month, the much anticipated Cars 3 will be opening in theaters nationwide and our family cannot wait.  At the Cars 3 Event press junket I was able to sit…

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Style and Products »

Pixar in a Box – free educational programming for creative kids! #Cars3Event

khan academy pixar

While at Pixar last month for #Cars3Event, I was thrilled to hear about an online program for kids that is completely free and created by Pixar.  Pixar in a Box…

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Blogging »

How I more than doubled my Twitter Following and you can too!

how to grow your twitter account blogging from home

To continue with our blogging for beginners series, I wanted to tackle one of my least favorite aspects of blogging; Twitter.  Can I be honest?  I don’t like Twitter.  Maybe…

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printables »

Cars 3 Printable activity sheets – Free to download and print.

cars 3 color sheets

Lightning McQueen returns in Cars 3 and we are excited to see the next where the story goes in Disney’s Cars universe. Along with the movie trailer, we have some…

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