Category Archives: Local – Florida

Tips for Tubing the Ichetucknee River with Kids

Every year our family joins 5-6 other families for our annual trip to Ichetucknee Springs State Park to go tubing down the Ichetucknee River.  This is our 4th year that we’ve taken this trip and each year we learn a … Continue reading

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Busch Gardens All-Day Dining Deal

Do you usually take advantage of dining plans when you go to theme parks?  This past weekend while at Busch Gardens we decided to see if it was worth the price. Yes, there is a price associated with the all-day … Continue reading

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What Makes A House a Home?

When you look around your home what do you see?  At first glance you may see the physical aspects of your home; the floors, the color on the walls, or the mirror at the end of the hall, but when you … Continue reading

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5 Fun (and Rewarding) Summer Reading Challenges for Kids

Join these 5 fun summer reading challenges and your kids could win some great prizes. #bookitsummer #summerreading Continue reading

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Sea Shell Picture Frame Tutorial For Kids

DIY Tutorial for a painted wooden picture frame and glued on sea shells. Great project for kids. #crafting #beach #kids Continue reading

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Come Trekaroo with Me!

Trekaroo? Superoo?  What does that even mean? Trekaroo is a family travel tips and review website that my friend Marissa introduced me too about a year ago.  The site offers user submitted reviews of hotels and attractions in different cities … Continue reading

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Passport to Imagination with Michael’s Stores

We’re going into week 3 of summer vacation and I have to say, I’m surviving this summer like a boss!  Our first week out of school was a family vacation so that was pretty easy.  Last week was our first … Continue reading

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Things To Do With Kids in Tampa

As we start to check off things from our Summer Bucket List, my kids keep adding things to their list!  While I know we can’t possibly do everything they bring up, that doesn’t mean that you won’t.  If you like … Continue reading

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20 Things Only Beach Lovers Understand

I grew up visiting the beach with my family.  My grandmother lived 2 blocks off St. Pete Beach when I was a kid and I have fond memories of those times.  The beach continues to be a big part of … Continue reading

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Our Summer Bucket List

Today was officially the last day of the 2013-2014 school year!  I am now a mom to a Kindergartner and a Middle School kid.  Can someone please pinch me?  I have no idea how that happened; I mean my baby … Continue reading

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