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Russian adoptee

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 »

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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summer bucket list printable

Summer Bucket List FREE Printable!

Summer is here for just about everyone!  Our kids have been home with free time for about a week and we have already had a couple moments of “I don’t know what to do!” (which…
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Food »
gluten free pot pies

Gluten Free Pot Pies by Blake’s All Natural

I think I have mentioned this before; my kids love pot pies.  So naturally, we were thrilled to partner with Blake’s All Natural Foods to share about their new gluten free pot pies and natural…
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Disney »
the bfg movie premiere

The BFG premiere on the Red Carpet!

I will never tire of the magic of a red carpet walk.  I was surprised on Monday morning to get a last minute invite to the The BFG Red Carpet and press junket. Of course…
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Thrifty Stuff »

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 »
recording booth at Disney

In the Recording Booth at Walt Disney Studios

Have you ever wondered what it is like to voice an animated character?  It is so fun, and also more challenging that I ever would have thought.  Zootopia was just released on Blu-Ray the other…
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Style and Products »

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 »

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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