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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 »

Tanque Verde Ranch in Tucson

tanque verde ranch horses

Tanque Verde Ranch captured our family’s heart earlier this month.  A destination that is sure to bring out your inner cowboy and cowgirl; Tanque Verde Ranch is as luxurious as…

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Food »

Pantai Inn – La Jolla California – Review

Pantai Inn La Jolla

Pantai Inn in La Jolla California is a boutique hotel that makes you feel at home in paradise.  Check out our two story suite that was steps from the Pacific…

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DIY »

How to Draw Vanellope Von Schweetz from Ralph Breaks the Internet

Ralph Breaks the Internet is already a beloved part of many people’s in home movie collections. Today I am going to share a simple “How to Draw Vanellope Von Schweetz”…

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Disney »

Star Wars : Galaxy’s Edge – How to get the first reservations!

At long last, Disney has released the opening date for Star Wars Land Disneyland and Walt Disney World! After years of anticipating this Disneyland expansion, my partners at Get Away…

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Thrifty Stuff »

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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Entertainment »

Storks adoption and foster trigger warning…. “Orphan Hurts My Heart”

storks movie and adoption triggers

Families formed through adoption may want to think twice about seeing the animated cartoon Storks. Storks hit theaters in 2016, but this post continues to be relevant and many readers…

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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 »

Storks adoption and foster trigger warning…. “Orphan Hurts My Heart”

storks movie and adoption triggers

Families formed through adoption may want to think twice about seeing the animated cartoon Storks. Storks hit theaters in 2016, but this post continues to be relevant and many readers…

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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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