19th Annual Boo At The Zoo ~ Tickets On Sale Now!

Tickets are on sale now for the 19th annual Boo at the Zoo, sponsored by Mars Chocolate North America, a frightfully fun evening for the whole family, hosted by Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ). On October 20, 21, and 22, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., kids and adults alike will enjoy trick-or-treating in the wild setting of the Smithsonian’s National Zoo. My family and I attended this event last year, and it was so much fun! We can’t wait to go back!  [Read more…]

Perfect Bars ~ They Are Exactly That!

What is your go-to snack? Do you have a favorite? My current favorite is the Perfect Bar! These are so delicious, easy to toss in your purse, and they keep me feeling full longer than other bars I have had.  [Read more…]

Pumpkin Patches & Wins Giveaway!

 

Welcome to the Pumpkin Patches & Wins Giveaway Hop brought to you by The Hopping Bloggers!

Hosted By: Mama’s Geeky & Women and Their Pretties

Co-Hosted By: Crazy Busy Family Life & Sunshine and RollerCoasters

Each giveaway has a value of a minimum of $15, however some are worth much more. Be sure to enter to win all of them because there is no limit to how many you can win. GOOD LUCK! [Read more…]

Disney•Pixar’s COCO Activity Sheets!

Disney•Pixar’s COCO will be opening in theaters this Thanksgiving, November 22nd. I have a fun selection of activity sheets that you can enjoy with your kids this weekend, check them out!  [Read more…]

Oriental Trading ~ Your One Stop Halloween Costume Shop!

It’s time to start thinking of costumes! If your kids are anything like mine, they have already been telling you what they want to dress up as since August! When it comes to Halloween Costumes, it can be a grueling process going from store to store, trying to find all of the items to complete the look. No need for that when you shop costumes and accessories at Oriental Trading.  [Read more…]

Trick-or-Treating at Mount Vernon!

Fall fun at Mount Vernon is right around the corner! Trick-or-treat at Mount Vernon! The estate will again open its gates for Halloween fun and spook-tacular activities. My family and I are so excited for this sure to be fun event!  [Read more…]

Learn A New Language With italki!

Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? It has never been easier to do so with italki[Read more…]

Keep Your Family Safe Online With CUJO

The interent can be a great thing. I love it and use it every single day. My kids are starting to use it more and more as well. With as many positive reasons we access the wonder that is the online world, there are dangers as well. As a mom, it is my job to keep my kids safe and protected. This is precisely why I love CUJO smart firewall. [Read more…]

FREE Passes to see the LEGO NINJAGO Movie!

In this big-screen NINJAGO® adventure, the battle for NINJAGO City calls to action young Master Builder Lloyd, aka the Green Ninja (Dave Franco), along with his friends, who are all secret ninja warriors.  Led by Master Wu (Jackie Chan), as wise-cracking as he is wise, they must defeat evil warlord Garmadon (Justin Theroux), the Worst Guy Ever, who also happens to be Lloyd’s dad.  Pitting mech against mech and father against son, the epic showdown will test this fierce but undisciplined team of modern-day ninjas who must learn to check their egos and pull together to unleash their inner power of Spinjitzu.

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7 Ways You Can Teach Your Kids To Be A Good Earth Citizen As They Head Into Fall

 

We are all citizens of planet earth. In an effort to teach my own kids to be good earth citizens, we practice sustainability in and outside of our home. The school year has begun to ramp up, which means extracurricular activities are starting, and life is getting busier during this season. I have shared some activities my kids and I do on a regular basis in an effort to be good stewards and citizens of earth. [Read more…]