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10 Mermaid Recipes for your Next Party

Whether it’s the middle of the summer or a general love for the magical undersea creatures, a mermaid party is never out of style. This collection of mermaid recipes has everything from a refreshing mermaid-themed drink to a layer cake inspired by the sweet...

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Strawberry Fruit Leather Recipe

For all of the Gen X peeps like me – do you remember the original Fruit Roll-ups? If so, you know that they were once much more fruit-like and natural. I miss those old school snacks! Well, today’s post pays homage to those raw...

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A Tour Through a Real-Life Smart Home

This post is sponsored by Cox Communications. A couple days ago, I spent some time in a smart home that included over 60 devices powered by Cox Communications. This beautiful home, provided by Homes By Taber, was a tech-lovers dream with wifi-connected products of...

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Crock-Pot Slow Cooker Orange Chicken Recipe

When they kids are home on summer break from school, our schedules get seriously OUT OF WHACK. We’re running in a million different directions, our sleep habits are off and everyone is always hungry. So, in an effort to try to make sense out...

Travel

What to Do on Your First Trip to Santa Barbara

Next week, I’m heading to beautiful Santa Barbara, California for the first time, courtesy of Kia Motors. The theme of this Kia adventure is “reflection and renewal, ” which will highlight the unique features of the Kia Cadenza and Optima, as well as lead...

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9 Things Moms Need for Yoga

Yoga is probably one of the best exercises for moms. It’s a stress-reliever as well as a manageable workout to sneak in during nap time. So you’ve likely subscribed to tons of Yoga channels on YouTube and are ready to get started. But what...

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Garlic and Parmesan Skillet Rolls Recipe

I have no shame in cutting corners in the kitchen. If I can save an extra step and still produce a delicious dish, I am willing to do it. Today’s corner-cutting recipe? Super easy garlic parmesan skillet rolls. Oh so yummy that you’ll have...

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10 Family Travel Hacks for Hotel Rooms

This post is sponsored by Alamo Rent A Car. Family travel is always an adventure. If you’re traveling far and spending a good amount of time in a hotel room, there are loads of ways to make the most of having the family in...