Travel, Treats, Tips, & Traditions


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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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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How to Draw the Little Mermaid

how to draw the little mermaid step by step for kids

As promised, I am celebrating the DVD and BluRay release of the Disney Classic The Little Mermaid with a simple “How to Draw The Little Mermaid” tutorial.  Ariel is one…

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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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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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Books for Black History Month and a giveaway!

Each year we try to be more intentional about learning new things about black history during February.  February is Black History month, but we have noticed that many of our…

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Schitt’s Creek viewing party costume ideas

schitts creek viewing party

Schitt’s Creek season 5 is here and fans are thrilled!  We discovered this show during its first season when nobody we knew had ever even heard of it.  Now that…

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FREE The LEGO Movie Printables


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5 cool things I saw on the Pixar Campus

Pixar Campus

Pixar Animation Studios is the goal for so many creative people all over the world.  Pixar, like Disney has a name that is synonymous with excellence in storytelling and movies. …

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Books I “read” this past month

book recommendations

I’m kind of going through a ‘accepting the things I cannot change’ stage of my life.  I’ve also been consuming books faster than ever before. I thought it might be…

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How To Train Your Dragon FREE Printables


How to Train Your Dragon 3 The Hidden World is set to hit theaters in February 2019.  The How to Train Your Dragon series of animated films from Dreamworks Animation…

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Agent Carter is on Hulu!

Agent Carter can now be enjoyed on Hulu.  Agent Carter is an awesome show that appeals to the whole family. Marvel Fans know Agent Carter from comic books and will…

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Jane & Michael Banks are all grown up in Mary Poppins Returns!

Mary Poppins Returns opens in just a few days and our family can hardly wait!  In this much anticipated sequel, the adorable Banks children are grown up and trying their…

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“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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ABC’s 25 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS – Two great Family-Friendly shows to watch!

We have said it before, “25 Days of Christmas” is something our family looks forward to every year.  Our family looks forward to this magical line up every year.  The…

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25 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS featuring tWitch and Allison!

twitch and allison from so you think you can dance in love

One of the sweetest TV traditions this time of year is “25 Days of Christmas”.  Our family looks forward to this magical line up every year.  The full 25 Days…

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On the Set of Single Parents

behind the scenes at Single Parents

While in Los Angeles, I was able to visit the lot where the ABC show Single Parents is filmed.  We were able to tour the set of this hysterical show,…

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The Peanuts Movie printable activity sheets

Free printables from the Peanuts movie by Blue Sky.  Printable activity sheets and coloring pages to celebrate your favorite Snoopy characters.  You can print these adorable activity sheets out from…

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On the set of The Rookie

the rookie set nathan fillion

Visiting the set on a new TV show is an amazing opportunity!  When I heard we would be visiting the set of ABC’s brand new show “The Rookie”, I did…

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Disney Virtual Reality – Ralph Breaks VR!

Disney Virtual Reality

While in Los Angeles for the Ralph Breaks the Internet Event, our group visited Void VR.  While there we experienced the brand new Ralph Breaks the Internet VR experience before…

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