10 tips for a great visit to The North Pole Experience (Flagstaff, Arizona)

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We recently visited The North Pole Experience in Flagstaff, Arizona with Over the Top Mommy and her family. While it was a fun experience and I had read The North Pole Experience's FAQ page, knowing a few more things could have helped us plan our family adventure. I'm sharing my best 10 tips for a great visit to the The North Pole Experience. Keep in mind depending on weather and the needs of your family, each visit will be completely unique.   10 tips for a great visit to The Read More... {Read More...}

Disney Live! Mickey’s Music Festival (Phoenix review)

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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. When I told my daughter we were invited to Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival in Phoenix she couldn't wait to attend. Our family had so much fun at the concert together. As the show ended I asked her favorite part. She answered, "Everything was awesome!" We danced, sang, and laughed through the entire show. The show began with an exciting Read More... {Read More...}

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...}

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...}

Quick breakfast options and an easy guide to early morning fun with kids

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Everyone in our home is usually awake early but my daughter likes to take her time getting ready and is easily agitated when I try to rush her. During the middle of summer in Arizona, it's nearly impossible to do anything outdoors during the day. My daughter loves visiting the Phoenix zoo but does not necessarily like being rushed in the morning to get there. Early activities require planning and my easy guide to early morning fun with kids makes it simple as parents. Breakfast is an essential Read More... {Read More...}

Grill for America – help me win a donation to my local food bank

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Who doesn't love to grill in the summer? It's great for family meals and entertaining. It gets you outside with the warm weather. For me, it also means I don't have a big messy kitchen to clean after cooking dinner. In Arizona, it's warm all day and into the evening during the summer. We've been enjoying late dinners from the grill and having some fun with new marinades and hot & spicy mustard. The global flavors of World Harbors Marinades and the bold El Diablo Read More... {Read More...}