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Family Review: The Marvel Experience

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Have you heard about The Marvel Experience? Our friends at The Marvel Experience invited us out to the opening weekend of their live event here in Dallas, TX and asked us to share what we thought. My husband and I have been following the details of The Marvel Experience since we learned that it was coming to Fair Park here in Dallas for the last few months. I worked in live … [Read more...]

7 Pictures You Must Take on Birthdays

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Must Take Birthday Photos

Every birthday, as either myself, husband or one of my kids blows out their candles - I can't help but feel a bit of sadness. Another year has passed which means time is flying by.  I am all about embracing the moment and birthdays give you the opportunity to do just that. Last year I published, 7 Pictures You Must Take on Christmas and it's been a huge success. Christmas is … [Read more...]

7 Things I’ve Learned Since Home Schooling Our Kids

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Last year, we had a bad experience with a charter school and decided to home school our 2 older kids. We took the kids out of school in early April - and mid-year is hard to start a full program so we used an online home school for the remainder of the year. After investigating all of our options over the summer, we opted to enroll the kids in virtual school. It's been … [Read more...]

Family Christmas Fun: Sparkle at Hilton Anatole Dallas

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UPDATE: I updated the post to include photos and thoughts from our Sparkle and the Anatole weekend staycation! Thank you Hilton for the amazing experience. I am one of THOSE people, you know the ones that want to celebrate Christmas for 3 months out of the year, GUILTY! If my husband would just get the trees down from the attic, I would have them up by now.  I just love this … [Read more...]

Aceable: Teaching Drivers Ed With an App

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drivers ed app

I remember being 15 years-old, so excited to get my drivers permit - except there was one problem: Drivers Ed. My parents enrolled me in class, but between work, school and needing to bum a ride to drivers ed class - it took me over a year to complete. What a PAIN! In a few year's my tween will be wanting to get her permit (we hear about this daily). Now a days, learning how … [Read more...]