“Wife, Mommy, Wanna Be Healthy Person. Lover of Chocolate, Adoption, and all things Disney.”
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adopting an older child
Older Child Adoption : One young family’s story

Thank you to our friends who are sharing their story today about how they adopted their 15 year old son from the Ukraine only a few months ago!  This young family was not planning on  …

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Mickey's Halloween Party
Mickey’s Halloween Party! A trip down memory lane…..

One of my favorite things about Fall is Mickey’s Halloween Party at The Disneyland Resort!  I noticed earlier this week that tickets to Mickey’s Halloween Party are already on sale; keep in mind this special  …

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DIY Olaf Costume Instructions

When my son asked for a DIY Olaf Costume for Mickey’s Halloween Party this year we had no idea the beast of a project we were signing up for.  My husband and mom made this  …

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Food   more   ▶
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Pizza Zucchini Boats : Kids in the Kitchen

So our kids are great, but they have grown weary of zucchini.  Even with a few plants succumbing to powdery mildew we are still harvesting zucchini every day.  I wanted to share our kid’s new  …

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ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY – FREE Printables!

My family loves the book Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.  I am so excited to see Alexander at the movies!  Our kids are really going to enjoy this free printable  …

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Potty Training, it will happen when it’s gonna happen : Parent’s Choice Diapers for now!

So, our littlest recently turned three.  We had hoped we would be out of diapers by this point.  We knew we might not be completely potty trained, but we were hoping we would have been  …

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Amazon Affiliate Adoption Fundraiser : Video Tutorial to Set up your account!

So a couple months ago I finally published “How to Afford Adoption…” as well as “30+ Fundraising Ideas for your Adoption” and I really thought it wouldn’t be that popular.  I kinda just set it  …

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Sparklehearts Natural

If you are trying to buy more natural health and beauty products and you are the parent of a girlie girl you feel my pain here.  My girl wants all that fancy smelly pretty girly  …

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About me

kateHi! My name is Kate, welcome to my little corner of the internet! A little about me, I am a wife, a mommy, and a blogger. I love adoption, Disney, exploring SoCal, and encouraging my kids to eat healthy. Grab a cup of coffee, hang out for a while, and please invite a friend….