Host A Great Pumpkin Movie Night!

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! Nothing says fall and Halloween more than this Peanuts classic, am I right? This is a show I watched many times with my family when I was younger, and now I enjoy doing the same with my kids as well. Why not make this experience even more special with a Great Pumpkin party, perfect for a family movie night!  [Read more…]

Keep Collective ~ Wear Your Story!

I recently received one of my most favorite pieces of jewelry from Ly Anne at Keep Collective. It was love at first sight! From the packaging to the cute arm candy, it is gorgeous. Plus Rose Gold is so hot right now, I cannot wait to add new keys already! [Read more…]

Halloween Fun For All Ages At Kings Dominion!

The Great Pumpkin Fest is back at Kings Dominion! My family and I had a blast experiencing the family friendly fun! For daytime Halloween fun with no fear, The Great Pumpkin Fest in Planet Snoopy features surprises around every corner, from a petting zoo to a pumpkin painting patch. The little ones can take part in educational and interactive shows such as Mad Science: Halloween Edition. [Read more…]

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…]

Protein Packed Breakfast with Krusteaz!

You know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. What is your go-to breakfast on busy mornings? Pancakes are a staple in our home, and so far this school year they have been our go-to! [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…]

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…]

Fall Highlights at Competitive Edge

Competitive Edge has so much in store for you and your aspiring athletes this fall! Competitive Edge’s mission is to develop the complete athlete, encouraging youth to stay ahead of the game in athletics and academics – to always have a Competitive Edge. As a mom, I love to hear this. These teachers and coaches are pouring into each student they have. Teaching them more than athletic skills, you learn the outcome of hard work, goal setting, determination and more. Athletes at Competitive Edge will enhance their athletic performance and develop a competitive edge to excel in their desired sport. Competitive Edge was also named an American Small Business Champion… talk about staying ahead of the game!  [Read more…]