Educational Fun at the Aquarium + Printable

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Summertime here in Phoenix is brutal. With temperatures well over 100, I enjoy finding fun and educational activities to keep my son cool during these warm months. One of my son’s new favorite activities is visiting the Sea Life Aquarium in Arizona. Wanting my son to get the most educational experience out of his Sea Life visit, I created this … Continue reading


Enjoying Water Parks with a Toddler + Giveaway

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Water parks provide many fun activities to keep cool during hot summer months. However, if you’re anything like me, taking a toddler to a water park can be a daunting task. I’ve found that with a little planning, water parks can be an enjoyable experience for the entire family. A few weeks ago, my family packed up and headed to … Continue reading


Sonoran Desert Getaway in Scottsdale Arizona

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Sometimes mama just needs to run get away… you know, escape the little people that hold you hostage day in and day out. I’ve been itching for a getaway. In the 8 years we’ve been married, I’ve gone from pregnancy to nursing four little boys back-to-back without much of a break.  I was actually planning to sneak away for a night … Continue reading


Delicious Food at Cafe Zupas

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I received a meal at Cafe Zupas in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. When you think of home, as in the place you are from, what is the first thing you think of? Mine is family and friends, but it is closely followed by food. I don’t want to know what that says about me. When … Continue reading


Finding a Service Provider Made Easy! eJobba Giveaway

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I received compensation for this post. All opinions are my own.  Have you ever tried searching for a service provider, only to be left wondering what you’re really getting? I always feel like I’m blindly accepting a company to come by and offer me a bid, hoping it’s within my budget and even then, I’m often limited to who I … Continue reading


ASU Gammage 2014-2015 Season

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I received tickets to the season announcement event in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. This year ASU Gammage is celebrating it’s 50th anniversary. This iconic Frank Lloyd Wright designed building has been at the heart of artistic entertainment in Arizona since 1964. In honor of this huge anniversary year, ASU Gammage has announced an incredible line up of … Continue reading


The Wizard Of Oz Musical Review

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I received tickets to The Wizard of Oz in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. Last night I had the wonderful opportunity to see The Wizard of Oz at ASU Gammage. I am in love with live theater. It is so fun to see all the components come together right in front of your eyes to create an … Continue reading


Peter and the Starcatcher Review & Interview

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I received admission for Peter and the Starcatcher in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. When I was little my parents gave me and my brother tickets to a broadway production of Phantom of the Opera, my love for the stage was born! Since then I have seen many shows in different theaters around the country. There … Continue reading


What Your Photographer Wants You to Know

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I received a discount on my photo session in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. I am extremely blessed to know an amazing photographer, Christine Cuglietta with Belle la Via Photography. She has been photographing my family for years. I thought it would be great to ask her to share some Photography tips you should know before … Continue reading