Fun with friends #PHXMomcation

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Every mom deserves a break. Whether you are working outside of your home, from home, or just being mom, motherhood is not easy. Last weekend I went on a little mommy break with close friends. I was home less than 24 hours later and felt completely refreshed. Our #PHXMomcation is just what I needed. We dined at the True Food Kitchen, stayed over at a Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak resort casita, then had breakfast at the resort's Rico's restaurant. Our casita at the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Read More... {Read More...}

Get your kids active with a LeapFrog LeapBand virtual pet

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 I received free products in order to host the LeapFrog and CLIF Kid sponsored MommyParty. All opinions and ideas are my own. We celebrated Fit Made Fun Day September 6th by getting active with the new LeapFrog LeapBand and sharing healthy snacks, CLIF Kids Zbar Protein. The Fit Made Fun celebration was to inspire kids everywhere to get up and active. The new LeapBand is an excellent way to encourage active play while making fitness fun. The new LeapFrog Read More... {Read More...}

Disney Live! Mickey’s Music Festival comes to Phoenix September 27-28, 2014 (ticket discount code)

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I am a Feld Family Ambassador and have received complimentary tickets in exchange for sharing information and my opinion about this event. For the very first time, Disney Live! is bringing their music festival to Phoenix! We couldn't be more excited about the Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival September 27-28 in Phoenix. I hope you take advantage of my ticket discount code and I'll see you there too! Some of our favorite Disney characters including Mickey, Minnie, Donald, and Goofy Read More... {Read More...}

Brown rice and grape chicken salad recipe, shop Sam’s Club for savings

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. I recently brought my sister-in-law along on a shopping visit to Sam's Club and surprised her with a membership. My brother is in the ARMY and was deployed to Afghanistan last summer. His wife is pregnant and taking care of their almost three year old son hoping my brother comes home soon. Shopping in bulk and saving with the Sam's Club Instant Savings will surely help Read More... {Read More...}

Disney movie themed after school snack ideas

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Check out Disney movie themed after school snack recipes by Brie Brie Blooms at Foodie.com My daughter has always been a picky eater but she will never turn down a fun Disney movie themed snack. I've seen so many cute Disney desserts lately but I was on a mission to find some healthier after school snack ideas. With recipes featuring characters from FROZEN, Muppets Most Wanted, The Pirate Fairy, and more I created a great Foodie collection of Disney movie themed after school Read More... {Read More...}

Learning about whales: whale science project (hands on blubber experiment)

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We talk a lot about animal science in our home. We have a variety of pets, visit zoos and aquariums often, and spent a significant amount of time exploring nature outdoors. Between the many educational programs we've watched about whales, whale watching excursions with both Captain Dave's and Dana Wharf, and our many visits to SeaWorld San Diego, my daughter knows a lot about marine animals. One of her earliest scientific questions about marine animals was how do whales stay warm in cold water. Read More... {Read More...}