March 23, 2017
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Epic California Road Trip – 5 Tips for Traveling by Car

My family and I will soon be heading for the open road on our first family road trip since adding two more to our brood! We’ll be hitting the road from San Diego and heading to Pismo Beach, Monterey, Reno … Continue reading

February 27, 2017
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Budget-Friendly and Quick-to-Make Healthy Breakfasts for Kids

When preparing breakfast for my kids, I have three criteria: It shouldn’t cost a lot. It shouldn’t take me a long time to prepare. And it has to be healthy. It’s important to me that my kids start the morning … Continue reading

December 6, 2016
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3 Simple Gift Wrapping Techniques for Gifts (and Budgets!) of All Sizes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WrapGiveRepeat #CollectiveBias Everyone loves to receive a beautifully wrapped gift. When you take the time to wrap a gift creatively, it shows that you … Continue reading

November 7, 2016
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9 Practical Tips for Avoiding Illness at Home This Winter

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HealthySavings #CollectiveBias With four young kids at home, it sometimes seems inevitable that someone is going to bring home a sickness and it will … Continue reading

September 5, 2016
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Traveling With a Baby in Diapers – FREE Baby Packing List Printable!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SuperAbsorbent #CollectiveBias Traveling with a Baby In just a few days, I will be taking my baby on her first extended vacation. When traveling with … Continue reading

July 21, 2016
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Prepping the Car for a Family Day Trip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RoadTripOil #CollectiveBias Living in San Diego, we don’t have to drive far to find great adventures! Our summer plans include visits to the beach, local … Continue reading

July 5, 2016
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One Way to Make Cooking for Picky Eaters a Lot Easier

We cook 99% of our meals at home, by scratch and on a budget. This means a few things – With 5 eaters to please, it can be a challenge to make a meal that everyone will enjoy (keeping in mind the … Continue reading