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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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Travel »

LEGOLAND Kids FREE on their birthday – and other ways to save!

free kids ticket to legoland

LEGOLAND California is celebrating its 20th birthday in a big way!  Children 12 years old and under will enjoy FREE admission to LEGOLAND in 2019 on their birthday.  This free…

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Food »

Instant Pot Pumpkin Apple Butter

Instant Pot Pumpkin Apple Butter from scratch

Instant Pot Pumpkin Apple Butter is one of the easiest things I have ever made. Fall is the perfect time for Pumpkin butter or Apple butter.  I love to combine…

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DIY »

Holiday themed printables from Zootopia

free zootopia printables

Happy Holidays from Zootopia!  Enjoy these free Christmas and holiday themed printables from Disney!  Disney’s Animated film, Zootopia taught us all lessons, made us laugh, and gave us hope for…

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Disney »

Mary Poppins Returns – is it as good as the original?

Mary Poppins Returns in mirror Emily Blunt

Mary Poppins Returns is Disney’s much anticipated sequel to Mary Poppins.  Mary Poppins Returns is another story, not a remake.  Many fans are as apprehensive as they are excited about…

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Thrifty Stuff »

How to get FREE coffee and treats at Disney!

downtonw disney starbucks coffee

Have you heard that you can get free coffee and treats at Disneyland and Walt Disney World?  It is true that there are simple and completely allowed ways to get…

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Entertainment »

“Coop & Cami” Holiday Special on 25 Days of Christmas!

coop and cami christmas special

Disney Channel is a staple in our house.  Our kids love the story lines and crazy antics, I like that it is family friendly.  When I was in Los Angeles…

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Style and Products »

5 reasons why we love WellieWishers!

American Girl Doll is on many holiday wish lists.  My oldest asked for an American Girl Doll for years before Santa actually delivered.  Now that our littlest has been playing…

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Blogging »

Toy Story Dad – the Instagram account every Disney fan needs to follow!

toy story dad baby andy

By now, everyone has seen that adorable viral video of the two babies dressed as Toy Story’s “Slinky Dog” at Mickey’s Halloween Party.  I met baby Hamm and his mom…

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Family »

Christmas List FREE Printable – Something I’d like, Something I need…..

something I want

It is time to start our reasonable Christmas lists! In our family we do three presents and a personalized stocking.  Our four presents are “Something I want, something I need,…

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printables »

DIY Baymax Ornament : Easy Kid’s Crafts from Big Hero 6

An adorable Baymax ornament is a simple holiday gift a child can make.  Fans of Big Hero 6 will have so much fun with this DIY Christmas ornament.  This is…

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