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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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Travel »

LEGOLAND Hotel Review

Pirate Ship in the lobby of the LEGOLAND hotel is California

The LEGOLAND Hotel in Carlsbad California is perfect for any LEGO Maniac!  Located steps from LEGOLAND, California, it is the best addition to a family trip.  There are many family…

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Food »

30 EASY Vegan Instant Pot Recipes you can make right now!

The Instant Pot is making it so easy to make healthy and delicious meals quickly.  More and more families are choosing a Vegan diet. Many families are not entirely Vegan,…

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DIY »

Star Wars Room

Star Wars Themed Boys Room

Star Wars is probably the most iconic movie universe out there. My son has been captivated by Star Wars since his dad introduced it to him at about 3 or…

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Disney »

Ralph Breaks the Internet BluRay bonus features!

Animation lovers, rejoice!  Ralph Breaks the Internet is now available to enjoy at home! On February 12, 2019 the follow up to Wreck it Ralph became available on Digital and…

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Thrifty Stuff »

Why I Trust Get Away Today

Why I trust Get Away Today and discount code

  As a family travel and Disney blog, it made sense for us to partner with a reputable travel agency.  When looking for quality travel partners I researched authenticity, transparency,…

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Entertainment »

When your 6 year old wants a Hamilton themed birthday party….

Hamilton the Musical has taken Broadway theatre lovers by storm.  Even people who do not typically love to see musicals are singing the songs and crossing their fingers for tickets….

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Style and Products »

Reasons you should start composting right now.

composting

Composting is one of the easiest ways you can reduce your carbon footprint.  Whether you have a small yard, large yard and garden, or no yard at all; you can…

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Blogging »

2019 goals – blogging and so forth

freelance childrens book illustrator

Oh, hey there 2019. I’ve been looking forward to seeing you. What do you think about changing things up a bit this year? I’ve been blogging for 9 years now. …

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Family »

“Don’t Forget My Hearts Mom!” Easy Valentine’s Day Tradition

Hearts On the Door Valentines Day

Door hearts is our favorite Valentine’s Day Tradition.  During the month of February we love to shower our kids with this fun and completely free activity.  This is a simple…

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printables »

The making of How to Train Your Dragon 3 and free printable party kit!

How to Train Your Dragon 3 poster

How to Train Your Dragon : The Hidden World is flying into theaters everywhere on February 22nd.  This past week I was able to visit DreamWorks Animation Studios and get…

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