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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 »

Join Marvel Studios Hero Acts in donating to Save the Children

Marvel Studios Hero Acts

Friends, I have a favor to ask of you before the year comes to an end.  I don’t know about you, but I need to pour a little bit more…

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Travel »

Celebrate “Grinchmas” at Universal Studios Hollywood

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Universal Studios Hollywood™ and Universal CityWalk®  are all decked out for the holidays! Universal Studios is located in Hollywood California.  This unique theme…

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DIY »

Make a DIY Ornament out of kids Sports Medals for your Christmas Tree!

kids sports medals ornament

Kids sports are so fun.  Our kids have played soccer, basketball, karate, flag football, lacrosse, and more over the years. It is not uncommon for one of our kids to…

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Food »

Instant Pot Tikka Masala – Easy and Whole30 compliant!

close up of chicken tikka masala

My Instant Pot is my new best friend. It sat in the box on my counter for two weeks before I finally opened it but I am so glad I…

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Disney »

Disneyland SoCal Resident Ticket Discount for 2017

Disneyland just announced their best discount of the year. The Disneyland SoCal Resident Ticket Discount is by far the best deal for those who live in Southern California. Right now…

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Thrifty Stuff »

How to have a DEBT FREE Christmas in 2017, but you gotta start today!

use these tools for a debt free Christmas

So did you go a little crazy on Christmas 2016? Did you spend more than you had available, and now you have Christmas debt following you into the new year? …

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Entertainment »

Monster Trucks Free Printables

monster trucks movie creech

Monster Trucks opened in theaters this weekend to the delight of boys like my son everywhere. Monsters AND Trucks?  Really, is there anything more awesome? We have not seen it…

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Style and Products »

The Ultimate Moana Gift Guide & Giveaway!

moana gift guide giveaway

No doubt, many kids are hoping for a Moana themed gift this holiday season.  We have a few Moana items for each of our kids tucked away to put under…

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Blogging »

Blogging goals for 2017 – setting goals for a successful New Year of blogging!

blogging goals for the new year

Happy almost 2017!  2016 has been a weird year for sure, but I am hopeful.  As each year draws to an end I am so thankful for the business of…

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printables »

Born in China Free Printables and Activity Sheets

Born in China printable sheets

Born in China by Disneynature is coming to theaters for Earth Day on April 21, 2017.  I love that Disneynature films are typically rated G and are as educational as…

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