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6 of the Cutest Penguin Snacks Ever

Penguins are just too adorable. Their slippery little bellies and the way they care for their young make me melt. Winter weather has finally hit California, and even though I won’t be seeing snowfall anytime soon, I do like to … Read more

How to Throw a Scary Good Monsters Inc. Party

12 Grade A Monsters University Party Ideas

Source: Bento Monsters Remember when you were a kid and you’d get scared there were monsters hiding under your bed or in your closet? Those creative folks at Pixar solved that problem for a lot of Moms and Dads when … Read more

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Halloween Jello Worms Recipe

I’m not sure what it is with kids and slime, but it certainly is a magical combination! My son and his friends look forward to the weeks before Halloween each year when I find a couple of fun Halloween treats … Read more

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To Infinity and Beyond!

When I first decided to makeover Whistlers room I knew that like last time it would be a labor of love. I want his room to be a special place the he loves to go, not just paint (even if … Read more

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How to Make a Cute Bunny Rabbit Sandwich

My son is OBSESSED with Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwiches. While I don’t mind sending them to school with him each morning (on wheat bread, of course), I often get worried that I’m being a “lazy mom” by not making … Read more

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Enjoy Thoughtful Perks at the W Scottsdale

Scottsdale is known as the “West’s Most Western Town,” immersed in Native American culture and Wild West lore. I don’t know what you look for when it comes to location in a hotel, but the W Scottsdale is in the center … Read more

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2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts For Her

Need a good idea for one of the badass ladies in your life? Give them one of these awesome gifts.  Bentokō Retail $29.99 Travel accessory trends come and go, but an organized suitcase never goes out of style. Although packing … Read more

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2018 Holiday Gift Guide for Kids

The count down has begun! Kids all over the country are impatiently awaiting the dawn of Christmas morning and what lies under the tree. pin this for later! Here are some of our favorite gifts for kids sure to win … Read more

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Let Them Tame Dragons

My son just started preschool, and I am not sure who is exhausted more after the first week – me or him. Our daily routine has completely changed and those lazy mornings watching him play as I sipped coffee and … Read more

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