Caribbean Chicken Skewers

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Caribbean Chicken Skewers

Summer grilling season can get old fast, unless you add some unique flavors to your lineup. These Caribbean Chicken Skewers have just the right balance of sweet and spicy, thanks to a generous helping of El Yucateco hot sauce.

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DIY Charcoal Storage and FREE Printable

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DIY Charcoal Storage When it’s too hot to cook inside, you’ll have everything you need on hand to fire up the grill with this DIY Charcoal Storage and Free Printable! Read More…

Pool Noodle Nunchucks

We created these Pool Noodle Nunchucks and splashed in our pool with Banana Boat® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #BestSummerEver

Pool Noodle Nunchucks

Pool Noodle Nunchucks just might be my son’s favorite toy this summer. We made a set for each of my nephews, who are visiting this week from out of state, then headed to the pool to give them a try!

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Preschool Tissue Paper Art

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Preschool Tissue Paper Art

Trying to work from home with a preschooler is tough, so I’m always coming up with ways to keep him occupied while I’m working. Preschool Tissue Paper Art is one of our favorite activities — it allows him to express his creativity while making something the whole family can enjoy!

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22 Father’s Day Crafts {That Kids Can Make!}

22 Father's Day Crafts

We all want to show Dad we love him and these Father’s Day Craft ideas are a great way to do that! From can koozies to things for his office, we’ve got lots of crafts for kids and adults to make for all the Dads in their lives.

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Hawaiian Falls Adventure Park in White Settlement

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Ever since it opened last year, I have wanted to visit Hawaiian Falls Adventure Park in White Settlement. A few weeks ago, I finally got my chance when the park hosted an exclusive event for local bloggers. We got a behind-the-scenes look at the park before it opened!

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Ride the Dallas Trolley for Free

Ride the Trolley in Dallas for Free

Did you know that you can ride the Dallas Trolley for free? Ever since we moved here, I’ve been wanting to take Andrew to ride the McKinney Avenue Trolley. Last week, we made a day of it and headed downtown to catch a ride.

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Coca-Cola Cupcakes

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Looking for a fun way to show your friends or family that you are thinking of them? Pick up a personalized 20 oz Coca-Cola — now more names!! — at your local Walmart. You can even use it to make these yummy Coca-Cola Cupcakes!

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5 Ways to Style a White Shirt This Summer

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How to Style a White Shirt This Summer

There’s nothing more classic than a crisp, white shirt in the summer. As a mom, it’s important to me that my wardrobe is functional, comfortable, and stylish. White collared shirts can be styled so many different ways — I wanted to share five ways that I’m wearing them this summer.

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Summer Routine with Nestlé Carnation Breakfast Essentials

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Are all of your kids out of school for the summer? Are you already feeling overwhelmed in the mornings? Nestlé Carnation Breakfast Essentials can help simplify the morning craziness.

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Kids Summer Watch List with Netflix #StreamTeam


Now that school is out and summer is here, I wanted to share our Summer watch list on Netflix.

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Pie Five Serves Up Summer Pizza

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Pie Five is our family’s favorite place to get pizza here in Dallas. We like to go for dinner, then head to the park for the rest of the evening. Andrew loves it so much — he calls it “the pizza place.” So when we got the chance to visit and try their new summer pizzas, we were so excited!

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Frozen Fruit Kabobs for a Summer Picnic

I made these Frozen Fruit Kabobs for a summer picnic in the sun with Banana Boat as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #BestSummerEver

Frozen Fruit Kabobs

Summer is in full force at our house, with days spent outside at the pool, splash pad, or park. A great summer snack is a must when spending a lot of time outdoors, and these Frozen Fruit Kabobs have quickly become a favorite.

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