Oro Valley Aquatic Center

The Oro Valley Aquatic Center

We FINALLY made it over to the new Oro Valley Aquatic Center recently. I thought I share our experience and a few thoughts I had about the facility. 1. The water slide is 130 feet long. The water slide is the perfect kind for Quinn because it ends in a little trough of water instead of…

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Summer Ice Cream Treats

My Favorite Summer Ice Cream Treats

I have to admit, ice cream is one of my least favorite treats, I am more of a cupcake girl at heart. There are a few exceptions to that rule though,  a few unique ice cream flavors and treats that I do enjoy. My absolute favorite ice cream flavor is bubble gum. I grew up…

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Guardians of the Galaxy Sneak Peek in IMAX

If you can’t wait until August 1st for the release of the new epic Marvel movie, Guardians of the Galaxy, then you’re in luck! Marvel Studios just announced that super fans can get a sneak peek of the new movie during Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy”: An IMAX® 3D First Look. 150 IMAX® theatre locations across North America…

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Build-A-Dino in Downtown Disney

Our visit to Walt Disney World last month was chock full of first time adventures for us. It was my boys’ first visit to Walt Disney World and Florida. After running out of time to do Build-A-Bear during the Disney Social Media Mom Celebration in April, I promised the boys we would do it in…

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Discover The Forest

How often do you go outside and explore the nature near you? We really enjoy exploring actual forest areas because they are so different from the desert we live in. Luckily for us, it only takes a few hours to get up to the White Mountains. Our mountain place is nestled right against national park…

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Swim With Dolphins In Roatan

Last month we spent an epic week in Roatan, Honduras. It was amazing for several reasons I plan on sharing with you. Today’s reason? The Dolphin Encounter at Anthony’s Key Resort. Elliot was too little to swim with dolphins so we opted for the dolphin ocean encounter, there is no minimum age requirement for this amazing…

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Disney Planes Fire and Rescue Activities

With just one month left until Disney PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE  hits theaters, this Travel Bingo printable is a great printable to take on the roadtrip across the country or around town! Plus check out more Disney Planes Fire and Rescue Activities below! Download a whole packet of PLANES  activities including tips on how to…

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Our Mountain Adventures

Escaping the heat of Tucson to the cooler White Mountains is a long-standing tradition in my family. Besides enjoying the weather, the region is perfect for escaping the hustle and bustle of the big city. There’s plenty of small town adventures to be found from festivals to fishing and everything in between. Last weekend we had…

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Tucson 4th of July Fireworks 2014

Are you looking Tucson 4th of July Firework displays? Here is a list of Tucson area fireworks I’ve found so far… Tucson 4th of July Firework Events  Marana’s Star Spangled Spectacular Friday, July 4th, starting at 6PM Fireworks at 9 PM (weather permitting) Arizona Pavilions District at I-10/Cortaro - Crossroads at Silverbell Park - 7548 N. Silverbell…

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Fireman Birthday Party Ideas

I’m so excited to have Stephanie from Spaceships and Laser Beams here today sharing tips for planning a Fireman Birthday Party! My boys love firetrucks and would love a fireman birthday party! Do you have a real-hero wanna-be in your house? The kind of little hero who likes trucks and sirens? A really hot idea…

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