“Wife, Mommy, Wanna Be Healthy Person. Lover of Chocolate, Adoption, and all things Disney.”
Kate and family

Hi! 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….

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Family »
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Outside the Bowl partners with Adoration Christian Centre

A huge thank you to Nicole from Outside the Bowl for sharing this guest post with us.  She is sharing how Outside the Bowl and Adoration Christian Centre is helping vulnerable and at risk children  …

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Travel »
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LEGOLAND California “Kids Go FREE!” and a GIVEAWAY!

LEGOLAND California has partnered with participating SoCal McDonald’s Restaurants to offer a really awesome deal this Summer!  From June 29, 2015 – July 31, 2015 you can save quite a bit on admission to LEGOLAND  …

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DIY »
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American Girl Doll Halloween Costume

Now that I have ‘tweens’ I am always looking for a modest Halloween Costume. My oldest is a bit of an American Girl Doll fan.  Imagine my excitement when I found an authentic Pleasant Company  …

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Food »
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Easy Citrus and Salsa Marinade using Foster Farms Simply Raised

One of the reasons we love Summer time is because it is time for grilling!  My husband is amazing with the grill and I love to pass over cooking duties during the Summer.  I am  …

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Disney »
'WORLD OF COLOR Ð CELEBRATE!' (ANAHEIM, Calif.)Ñ The popular, nighttime spectacular 'World of Color' at Disney California Adventure park continues with the new 'World of Color Ð Celebrate!'  This fun-filled presentation will take guests on an inspirational journey celebrating Walt Disney and his dream of Disneyland park. This story will be brought to life with fountains, animation and live-action film, lasers, special effects and a stirring musical score. Celebrating 60 years of magic, 'World of Color Ð Celebrate!' is one of three new, nighttime spectaculars that will immerse guests in the worlds of Disney stories like never before. The Diamond Celebration at the Disneyland Resort begins Friday, May 22, 2015. (Scott Brinegar/Disneyland Resort)
World of Color- Celebrate!

Photo Courtesy of Disneyland and used with Permission The Disneyland Diamond Anniversary is in full swing!  We shared about our trip to experience all the new treats, attractions, and sparkle in our post here.  Disneyland  …

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Thrifty Stuff »
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Our FREEBIE backyard play structure makeover!

We moved into our new little fixer upper house about a year an a half ago.  Our new house is a bit smaller than our last and full of projects.  One thing that is a  …

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Entertainment »
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Silly Symphony Celebration Concert

One of the things I love about the D23 Expo is how creative and unique some of the experiences are.  The last day our group had front row seats for the Silly Symphony Celebration Concert.   …

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Style and Products »
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Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection & H20+ #ShareYourLegacy Sweepstakes

H2O+ and Walt Disney Records are teaming up joining forces to commemorate the release of Walt Disney Record’s The Legacy Collection with a fun sweepstakes that is sure to inspire all those who participate!  These  …

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