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Galaxy's Edge Crowds

Galaxy’s Edge Crowds: What You Can Expect and What to Plan For

Star Wars Galaxy's Edge opens at Disney's Hollywood Studios on August 29th. We have some idea what to expect based on the May 31 opening at Disneyland weeks ago, so we now know how guests will receive Star Wars Land. Here is a glimpse of what Galaxy's Edge crowds will look like and how to prepare.The highly anticipated project has come to fruition and based on the opening at Disneyland, we can predict and speculate lots about Star Wars Lands at Disney World in Orlando.  Star Wars fans have … [Read More]

5 Must Read Realistic Fiction Books for Young Adults

5 Must Read Realistic Fiction Books for Young Adults

Check out our fantastic list of 5 . I, Kenzie, wrote these blurbs, and I hope you all enjoy these amazing books - I know I did!  These 5 realistic fiction books for young adults are must-reads for anyone interested in learning about some of the challenging problems of our generation and others through engaging and fast-paced stories. Many of the following also have a movie/musical that tells the story as well, for anyone interested in learning more about these fascinating character’s … [Read More]

4th of July Fruit Flag Platter Recipe

4th of July Fruit Flag Platter Recipe and Instructions

Super easy household fresh fruit ingredients can transform into this Red White and Blue treat to create a festive appetizer or dessert tray for any holiday party. Take a peek at our instructions so you can simply make this 4th of July Fruit Flag Platter . I promise your kids or any guests will devour this in minutes! 4th of July Fruit Flag Platter How To Video: 4th of July Fruit Flag Platter Take a peek at Kenzie's How To Video to see just how to make this flag platter come … [Read More]

Best Spy and Thriller Books for Girls

Best Spy and Thriller Books for Girls

Check out our list of the Best Spy and Thriller Books for Girls.  Your tweens and teens will love these young adult spy and thriller books! All four are by Ally Carter, the New York Times Bestselling Author of the Gallagher Girls series. This post is from me, Kenzie, and I read all of these books between the ages of 11-13 and I absolutely LOVED them. They were so great that my Mom read them all too and she also loved them and couldn't wait for the next Ally Carter title. I highly recommend … [Read More]

Diamond P Ranch Horseback Riding in Yellowstone Country

Diamond P Ranch Horseback Riding in Yellowstone Country #YellowstoneCountry #BeyondYellowstone #MontanaMoments #Montana

Check out our review and experience with Diamond P Ranch Horseback Riding in Yellowstone Country! We absolutely LOVED our Montana horseback riding adventure with The Diamond P Ranch in Yellowstone. If you are looking for a real Montana style excursion to experience the outdoors and wilderness, we definitely recommend horseback riding with The Diamond P Ranch.Classy Mommy Approved!  Being from the east coast and Philadelphia suburbs, riding horses is not something we ever get to do as a family … [Read More]

Product Reviews

Max Crumbly Book Cover

Great Read: The Misadventures of Max Crumbly #Giveaway #MaxCrumbly

Classy Mommy partnered with Simon & Schuster to provide this fantastic giveaway with the new Max Crumbly title! As always, all thoughts and opinions are our own. Yay! The latest Max Crumbly book is now on sale in stores! Pick it up today for your kiddos to read by the pool or for some down time indoors during the hectic summer schedule. The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Masters of Mischief is the 3rd title in the Max Crumbly series by Rachel Renée Russell. Rachel Renée Russell  is … [Read More]

Is Aladdin Kid Friendly

Must See Movie: Aladdin Movie Guide – 4 Reasons to Love Aladdin & Is Aladdin Kid Friendly? #Aladdin

Aladdin is in theaters now! Check out our Aladdin movie guide for our thoughts. Is Aladdin kid friendly? YES! Check out 4 Reasons why we think you'll Aladdin too - it's a must see movie!  This week we had the chance to host an advance screening for 100 people --everyone we chatted with after loved it! The film surpassed all my expectations. Action, music, gorgeous scenery & the classic fantastic story that felt fresh & new somehow. Catch it in theaters this weekend May 24th. Highly … [Read More]

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2020

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2020 Giveaway #NatGeoKidsAlmanac @NGKids

Yay! We've got a National Geographic Kids Almanac 2020 Giveaway to share today!  The new National Geographic Kids Almanac 2020 is now available in stores and we're giving away a prize package to 1 lucky reader with the Nat Geo Kids Almanac 2020 book plus more goodies. Also, we've got a link to their national giveaway where you can enter for a chance to win a GO-PRO! Both my kids are crazy about all the National Geographic Kids editions - from Weird but True to the Almanacs, National … [Read More]

Jesse's Girl by Tara September

Win a Kindle and Jesse’s Girl by Tara September Giveaway!

Ready for a flirty and fun romance read? Check out the brand new book, Jesse's Girl by Tara September. To celebrate this fabulous book release written by my very own good friend,  I'm hosting a giveaway where 1 lucky reader will win a FREE KINDLE plus a eBook copy of the new, Jesse's Girl novel. Entry details are all below. Note: Giveaway Ends May 11:59PM 31st May 2019 Eastern Time Prizing details Amazon - Fire - 7" - Tablet - 8GB 7th Generation – Black $49.99 Jesse’s Girl e-book … [Read More]

Ugly Dolls Unboxing and Toy Haul from Hasbro

Ugly Dolls Unboxing and Toy Haul from Hasbro #UglyDolls

Check out our Ugly Dolls Unboxing and Toy Haul from Hasbro! The movie, UglyDolls, hits theaters this Friday May 3rd and we received this awesome package of toys and dolls supporting the movie as a total surprise in the mail. I have no idea who even sent them to us! NUTS!!!! Take a peek at our photos and video of this stellar collection of the cutest and funnest UglyDolls ever. I can't wait to see the UglyDolls brought to life on the big screen. Ugly Dolls Plush and Toy Collection … [Read More]

Highlights from our adventure Kayaking in Montana with Bozeman Kayak Company on the Madison River. A beautiful, fun, and active way to experience Yellowstone Country! Thanks to Yellowstone Country and the Bozeman Kayak Co for hosting us. We highly recommend Bozeman Kayak Company after our great family experience.

Check out our Horseback Riding in Yellowstone adventure! We went with Diamond P Ranch in West Yellowstone, Montana and loved our tour. Check out for our full review and details.

Check our review of the Black Bear Cottage in Gardiner Montana

Fly fishing with guides from Arrick's Fly Shop in West Yellowstone, Montana. We went fishing on the Madison River in Yellowstone National Park with 2 guides, Oliver & Wyatt from Arrick's Fly Fishing Shop

Crayola Play Sand is perfect for summer fun!! We partnered with Crayola to showcase their new colorful sand options - pink, blue, purple & green. Play in the yard or make cool crafts!! Under $7 at Walmart and can be found in their garden center in 4 colors.

Glamping in Yellowstone! Check out our Glamping tent in Yellowstone! This tent tour showcases Under Canvas’s Deluxe Tent. Under Canvas is located in West Yellowstone, just a few minutes outside the park. The Deluxe Under Canvas tent comes with a King Bed & a flushing toilet, wood burning stove, tiny sink & pull shower that is located literally in your sink area. You can also add 2 cots & sleeping bags if you have children traveling with you.You can see the more luxurious Under Canvas option in our Under Canvas "Suite" Tent Tour as that configuration is larger, fancier and totally glamping!

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Insider's Guide and Review of the Four Seasons Orlando

Insider’s Guide and Review of the Four Seasons Orlando: Finally a Luxury Hotel for Disney Travelers #FSFamily @FSOrlando #OnceUponOrlando

Here’s our scoop on the luxurious brand new Four Seasons Resort in Orlando at Disney World. We’ve got tons of photos in this post to give you a taste of the magic, but I profess our photos just don’t do it justice.  We spent 4 nights here in Orlando and the resort is stunning. Gorgeous […]

3 Easy Easter Crafts

3 Easy Easter Crafts for Preschoolers

Easter Crafts galore using footprints, fingerprints, and paint! Check out our Easy Easter Crafts for Preschoolers and Toddlers below.   These are 3 of my FAVORITE super easy Easter crafts that are really fun for the kids and VERY easy for Mom to clean up. I like crafts that are SIMPLE and keep the children’s attention span […]

Best Hikes on Big Island of Hawaii - Pololu Valley Hike Tips and Photos

Best Hikes on Big Island of Hawaii – Pololu Valley Hike Tips #LetHawaiiHappen @GoHawaii

Best Hikes on Big Island of Hawaii Pololu Valley Hike Tips and more! Looking for a spectacular hike on the Big Island of Hawaii? Visiting the Pololu Valley for a hike down the trail to the black sand beach is an absolute must do! Check out our scoop on the Best Hikes on Big Island […]

2018 Honda Odyssey Minivan Review

2018 Honda Odyssey Video Review #HondaOdyssey #HondaFamilyOdyssey

Check out our 2018 Honda Odyssey Video Review from our family adventure in Hawaii.  We filmed this video review after spending 2 days driving all over exploring the Big Island of Hawaii in the new 2018 Honda Odyssey. It’s definitely great to showcase the inside and outside of the car on video – beyond just sharing […]

10 Must Do Activities and Attractions at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter #universalorlando #harrypotter

10 Must Do Attractions and Activities at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter @UniversalORL #UniversalOrlando

Calling all Harry Potter fans! When you make the pilgrimage to Universal Orlando, arriving at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter is like stepping into the pages of the book or onto the set of the movie. Incredible! I promise you’ll love every second of your visit.  My entire family is wild for all things […]

Honeydukes Candy

Honeydukes Candy Shop at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Photos galore! Honeydukes sweet shop was one of my favorite spots to experience “off the pages” of the Harry Potter books on our recent trip since not only could you see every thing you read about or watched in the movies, but you could also literally taste the candy creations as well making it all […]


A Memory of a Lifetime: Getting tucked into bed by Grover #BeachesMoms

Wow. We will NEVER forget this incredible evening when Grover came to our hotel room to read Kyle & Kenzie a storybook  and tuck them into bed during our vacation at Beaches Resort in Turks & Caicos. The kids both adored the experience but little Kyle, age 3 about to turn 4 the very next […]


How to Throw a Candyland Birthday Party

It’s a budget friendly Candyland party too! Check out our ideas on how to throw a candyland birthday party below. Thanks to our guest writer, Iris Metal for this story. How to throw a Candyland Birthday Party The day after my son Brody turned 4, I started planning his 5th birthday party. Yes, I am one […]