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Elf on The Shelf Ideas for Kids

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Elf on The Shelf Ideas He’s baccccck! Elf on the Shelf is back in our lives or as we call him in our home Tony Antonio Ton-Ton– long name we couldn’t agree on a name thus put them all together. What do you call yours? I’m always curious to know if anyone has fun name like ours. Some people love that little guy– or girl because it brings something extra…

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Christmas Tree Farm

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Christmas Tree Farm Another year and we have yet to break our yearly Christmas tradition hunting our tree down at Santa’s Christmas Tree Farm out in Long Island. When we go looking for a tree we walk for a good 25 to 30 minutes up and down– some are still growing, others are too tall, some aren’t full and some just don’t speak to us. Yes, inanimate objects speak to…

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The Truth About Head Lice

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*This post is a collaboration with Licefreee and #WeAllGrow Latina Network. All opinions on head lice and Licefreee are my own* We’re here again yet another school year having to potentially deal with head lice. Now I touched on head lice last year when there was an incident in Ziana’s class, but I never discussed the truths and myths of lice. First and foremost, it can happen to anyone. They…

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France Fashion in Your Children’s Closet

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When you think of France you can’t help but associate it with the Eiffel Tower, the city of love and the capital of fashion. Anything they wear is always fashion-forward and glamorous in it’s own way. Well, one of the leading baby and children’s clothing retailer in France recently launched online in the United States and at the King of Prussia Mall in Pennsylvania. Who is this leading children’s brand…

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN 2017- JUSTICE LEAGUE

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN 2017- JUSTICE LEAGUE The day finally came and we couldn’t be happier! Every year some serious discussions go down in the household where we discuss, okay I discuss what we should be for Halloween. This year was planned for years and with the whole Wonder Woman film which came out a few months ago we decided this would be the year we do the Superhero theme, better yet…

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$11 Fall Farm Pumpkin Picking Fun

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This weekend was quite eventful from a spur of the moment trip to Chuck E Cheese then to a farm to fully enjoy the fall season. We came to the realization Thursday that we hadn’t visited a farm this year to do our traditional pumpkin picking activities. 2013 Pumpkin Picking 2014 Pumpkin Picking 2016 Pumpkin Picking Baby daddy was given the pleasure in picking out a place to do our…

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Our Traditional Halloween Family Costumes

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year… HALLOWEEN! It’s our thing, as you know. Every year we plan our family Halloween costumes a year– sometimes two years ahead of time, just because we have such fun ideas we want to do. Our Traditional Halloween Family Costumes… Our first year we weren’t exactly family themed, at least the boyfriend wasn’t. I was Mary and Ziana was my lost sheep. Second…

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PJ Masks Live

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PJ Masks We’re the PJ Masks PJ Masks We’re the PJ Masks It still amazes me when I sit and watch cartoons with my kids and actually sing-a-long to the catchy tunes. Ziana is all about her cartoons and one of her favorites are PJ Masks because they get to dress up as super heroes and kick some serious butt. Now that Ziana has a little brother who copies and…

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Carter’s Big Baby Giveaway

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This post is sponsored by Carter’s; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. When it comes to saving that “cash-money” as my 5-year-old would say I like to hold on to it tight. I’m somewhat of a penny-pincher. When I see a good sale I’m all over it, especially when it comes to clothing for the kids. When us moms/dads buy something we can wear it for years…

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The 3 Best Parks in Queens

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As a mother one of the things you kind of start becoming great at is finding pretty cool places to travel with your kids, one of them is parks. I always figured Manhattan or Central Park had the best places to hand out at, run around in and unique jungle gyms that I just got use to taking my daughter to the most dullest park around the block. That was…

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What’s Up with the Back-to-School Supplies

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Five-years ago I gave birth to my first kid, Ziana Eliz. Fast-forward to today and she’s finally attending school. Sure, she attended Pre-k last year, but lets face it– Pre-k is play school. This is the first year it’s going to be a bit more towards what the rest of her years ahead are going to look like in school. It was also the first year I had to encounter…

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