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Our Favorite 30A Playgrounds

January 9, 2020

One thing I love about our towns is finding so many hidden gems to enjoy. I’m talking semi-secret beach accesses, restaurants off the beaten path, and 30A playgrounds I can count on for a good time. If you know, you know.While I’m not cool enough to say that I grew up at the beach, my family moved here when I was in high school, which…

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My Seaside Favorites

January 6, 2020

One of 30A’s most popular tiny towns, Seaside, FL and its New Urbanism design have become a darling destination for families over the past three decades and counting. The popularity is only growing and there are so many details that make this community the iconic vacation spot that it’s become. Delicious southern coastal cuisine, stunning architecture, classic beach cottages, white picket fences and the Gulf’s…

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Around the Table: Big Girl Booster Seat

December 20, 2019

This post is sponsored by Regalo. All opinions expressed are my own.With Collins turning two this month, it’s been a major reminder that my little miss is growing up so fast. The first year flew by with all things baby and the past 12 months have made the biggest difference in her personality. She is full of opinions, copies everything Emery does and wants to…

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Movie Night with Abominable Inspired Party Popcorn

December 17, 2019

This post is sponsored by NBC Universal. All opinions expressed are my own.If there’s one thing I can count on with my family, it’s that they’re almost always ready for a movie night. We’re typically going in different directions during the day and after school so coming together for a little family snuggle time before bed is always a treat. With the new release of…

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Our Christmas in New York Bucket List

December 5, 2019

My excitement level for this is OFF. THE. CHARTS. So… this December is going to be a bit different than our usual holiday “routine” with a whole new level of Christmas cheer. Instead of over-shopping and spending way too much on random things, I’m jumping ahead and trading in a few of our would-be gifts for a festive trip to the Big Apple with Emery…

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December Family Bucket List

November 28, 2019

Decorate the Christmas Tree Step one may be pick out a Christmas tree if you haven’t gone the faux route, but decorating it is always so much fun. Though I have to admit, I still rearrange after the kids a tiny bit. Anyone else?Bake Holiday Treats Where to begin? Gingerbread cookies? Snickerdoodles? Old-fashioned divinity? Yummy cinnamon rolls? Lately I’ve been drooling over Elisabeth & Butter’s…

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Christmas Tree Kids Charcuterie Board

November 21, 2019

This post is sponsored by Great Day Farms. All opinions expressed are my own.Who doesn’t love a charcuterie board? They’re easy to eat, simple to assemble and a delicious way to snack. Enter kids charcuterie. I don’t know why I’ve put off making a kid-friendly version for so long but with the holiday season upon us, I knew this would be a great time to…

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Universal Orlando and Endless Summer Resort

November 9, 2019

This post comes in collaboration with Universal Orlando Hotels. All opinions expressed are my own.For Endless Summer hotel rates and booking, click here. view full post »…

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Friday Feature: Family PJs

November 1, 2019

I love a good matching PJ moment and truth be told, we wear these year round. I know it’s early and holiday pajamas seem a long way away, but hear me out. If you need multiple sets for your crew, getting ahead of the rush now means you’re likely to find all the sizes you need for mom, dad and the kids to pull off…

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Friday Feature: Mom Life

October 25, 2019

When it comes to the daily routine and all things mom life, making things as simple s possible is a must. That goes for dinner time, mom style and even extracurriculars. ​​​​​​​​In this post, I’m sharing a few of the things that help keep life uncomplicated.​​​​​​Mom Style If I’m chauffeuring from school to piano, gymnastics or any after-school activity, I’m probably not dressed to the…

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Pink Halloween Brunch

October 22, 2019

Special thanks to Walmart for sponsoring this post. All opinions expressed are my own.“Whoever said orange is the new pink was seriously disturbed.” view full post »…

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Fire Prevention Month with First Alert

October 18, 2019

Thank you First Alert for sponsoring this post. October is National Fire Prevention Month and is the perfect time to gather your family and discuss fire safety. Anytime I can get my kids involved in a fun activity that helps teach and educate is a win, win. There are so many important lessons to learn and being prepared for something as scary as a fire…

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Halloween Puns & Fun

October 14, 2019

If you need a little Instagram caption inspiration or a Halloween party theme, these puns and sayings might do the trick.Witch Puns & Sayings 100% that witch (printable down below) view full post »…

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Friday 5: Sales & More

October 4, 2019

Welcome to the weekend! What are your plans for the first October Saturday and Sunday? I’m hoping the weather drops below 90, but at this point, I’ll believe it when I see it.A few great sales this weekend, if you’re shopping online for fall decor, Halloween costumes or anything style related. view full post »…

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Dog Friendly Restaurants on 30A

September 29, 2019

Where are all my dog mamas out there? My girls have four dachsunds who they “share” with the grandparents and they love their pups SO. much.About 30A Barks Since the girls don’t see the dogs every day, we wanted to bring them some extra special treats. My friends Colleen and Steve at 30A Barks have the cutest dog treats. They bake all the treats themselves…

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