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A Mom’s Guide To LEGOLAND Florida [2019 Edition]

Disclaimer: LEGOLAND Florida generously gave us four tickets to visit LEGOLAND Florida and create content around our visit. All opinions expressed are my own! We had the best time visiting LEGOLAND Florida this week. My boys (6 & 4) have their primary interests right now of: LEGO building, sports, and fishing. So, being in an amusement park that backs up to a lake and otherwise completely encompasses all things LEGO was really cool for them. As an added bonus, LEGOLAND…

Visit Albuquerque With Kids?! –24 Hours In ABQ!

Disclosure: Thank you to the team at Visit Albuquerque and their partners for hosting for us our amazing experience while we were in the area. I could not be happier with all we were able to see and do on our road trip from Oregon to Florida in December. The boys are a really good car travel age, give them some shows and some LEGO bricks and they are golden. Content to just hang out back there! We drove from…

Visiting Chicago With Kids!

We loved visiting Chicago with our sons, we've gone several times. Soo, I thought it would be fun to share our favorite things to do there!1) Where to stay: I suggest instead of staying downtown, you stay at the new Great Wolf Lodge! Downtown hotel parking can be quite spendy, so I like to drive in or take public transportation. The indoor water park is so fun! 2) Visit the Shedd Aquarium- This is a given, I suggest you order…

Simplified Hosting & Gifting With Lobstergram! [+an exclusive promo!]

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Lobstergram.  All opinions expressed are my own, and I only work with brands that I trust & know will be relevant for my readers' family! Two of our favorite things in our household are simplicity and seafood.  To have those things combined would be a dream scenario for our family! So, when Lobstergram reached out to tell me more about their product: I was stunned to learn these things existed together already! I knew…

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Road trip entertainment for our kids!

It is hard to believe we are only three days from departure for our big summer adventure to Portland, Oregon!  We will be stopping every 7-10 hours of driving to stay in a hotel, we will have the boys swim at each stop to get their joints moving again.  We will shower, eat a healthy breakfast, and get back on the road for the day.  These chunks of time are so long for young children, so I've spent the last…

Our Frugal Easter Baskets

Last year I didn't post my Easter basket post until after Easter, and many of you were annoyed with me. So, hoping my kids don't see this ?- I'll share some ideas from our budget friend Easter baskets of 2016. As well as make some suggestions for last minute, affordable and healthy, ideas for your Easter gifts! 1) don't buy pre made Easter baskets. They are loaded with cheap toys and unhealthy treats. And they're expensive! 2) reuse your Easter…