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make family road trips FUN: the box girls conversation starters (& giveaway!)
July 27, 2012 51 comments

make family road trips FUN: the box girls conversation starters (& giveaway!)

Road trips are not always the easiest on families, but with a little preparation on busy parents’ part, road trips can be memorable, relaxing, and fun. Believe it.  Fun. All ...

summer fun cards: making the most of our summer
June 19, 2012 9 comments

summer fun cards: making the most of our summer

One of our most favorite parts of summer is making our Summer Fun Cards. We’ve made them for the past three years, and each year I’m thrilled that each year ...

digital family summit: conference for tweens, teens, and parents (with full pass giveaway!)
May 21, 2012 16 comments

digital family summit: conference for tweens, teens, and parents (with full pass giveaway!)

I am totally over the moon about a family-friendly, tech-happy conference coming to the Keystone State. It’s an event that is the first of its kind–new, exciting, and cutting edge.  ...

disney social media moms celebration: 5 life lessons learned
May 11, 2012 16 comments

disney social media moms celebration: 5 life lessons learned

I am over the moon to share all that I learned at the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration, but it just cannot be done in a single post. So today, ...

disney word searches: getting kids ready for the trip!
April 25, 2012 7 comments

disney word searches: getting kids ready for the trip!

We were on a major word search kick a while back, but we’ve taken a good long rest from them. So in honor of our upcoming Disney Social Media Moms ...

disney fun fact lunchbox notes
April 19, 2012 23 comments

disney fun fact lunchbox notes

We are big into lunchbox love notes around here, so why on earth would I have not thought earlier to make Disney Lunchbox Notes? Be still my heart. It’s the ...

homemade disney autograph books
April 17, 2012 13 comments

homemade disney autograph books

    We are so very, very, very, very excited that we’re heading to the Happiest Place on earth in just a few days! As part of the Disney Social ...

quick trick: take reading on the road
April 9, 2012 7 comments

quick trick: take reading on the road

A few weeks ago, I took the kids to Pennsylvania for the weekend–another solo trip and one I’ve done dozens of times before. But what I realized is that the ...

new for us friday: NEW at camden yards (& giveaway!)
April 6, 2012 25 comments

new for us friday: NEW at camden yards (& giveaway!)

This New For Us Friday I did something that really made my husband jealous. I got a behind-the-scenes look at the new and exciting things going on at Camden Yards, ...

new for us friday: what I learned at toy fair 2012
February 17, 2012 9 comments

new for us friday: what I learned at toy fair 2012

The last few weeks have been a blur–and an emotional roller coaster to say the least. I‘m back at the home front now–admittedly wishing for a little snow this weekend–and ...

new for us friday: gaylord national ICE! (& why you should go)
December 9, 2011 5 comments

new for us friday: gaylord national ICE! (& why you should go)

This New For Us Friday, I’m totally excited to share something that I wish every family was able to do, even during this busy time of year. It’s a New ...