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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 legoland ticket on birthday

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 »

Easy Recipe : Kale and Pasta

kale pasta easy recipe

Who is looking for an inexpensive and delicious recipe? Today I am sharing one of our family’s favorite recipes again. Kale and cherry tomatoes are some of our favorite simple…

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Baymax Easter Eggs

Baymax Easter Eggs

Are you looking for an easy Disney inspired Easter Egg option? Our Baymax Easter Eggs were a big hit with our kids.  These Easter Eggs are fun and are practically…

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Disney »

Disney’s Aladdin – Is it too scary for kids?

disney aladdin ok for kids

The long awaited remake of Disney’s Aladdin is finally here. Disney has spent the last several years re-imagining classic animated films into updated live action adventures. Aladdin was one my…

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Thrifty Stuff »

Summer Movie Express – $1 movies all Summer long!

regal summer movies list 2018

The Regal Summer Express $1 movies is a highlight of our summer!  We can’t wait to share the entire 2019 discount summer movie schedule with our readers.  Over the years,…

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Entertainment »

How to Draw the Little Mermaid

how to draw the little mermaid step by step for kids

In celebration of “MerMay” I am bringing back this popular post once again!  One of my favorite hashtags on Instagram right now is #MerMay. Artists all over the world are…

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Style and Products »

WellieWishers Easter Basket – no candy!

welliewishers easter basket no candy idea

If you have a little girl to make an Easter Basket for, WellieWishers might just be on her list. WellieWishers are a sweet and silly group of girls who each…

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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 »

Easter Bunny in our Backyard!


Pro tip – Photoshop a picture of the Easter Bunny in your back yard and show it to the kids! This is a favorite memory for our kids. This is…

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printables »

Aladdin Coloring Pages and printable activity sheets

aladdin coloring page and printable activity sheets

The newest movie for Disney to transform from animated to live action is the beloved 90’s cartoon, Aladdin.  Aladdin will always hold a special place in my heart and now…

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