On Becoming Harry Potter: How to Play Harry Potter and Hogwarts at Home! #HarryPotter #WizardingWorld #WizardingWorldOrlando

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Calling all Harry Potter fans! Here’s our plans for How to Play Harry Potter and Hogwarts at Home! Are your kids patiently waiting for their letter to Hogwarts? Until then, check out our ideas on how to set up a Hogwarts School and play imaginary Harry Potter games with your children. You can tell we […]

What is Cupping? Photos and Video of Cupping in Action

Photos and Video of Cupping

Take a peek at our photos and video of cupping in action! We’re all about exploring alternative medicine in our household! Kenzie, my 13 year old daughter has an immune disorder so she is often sick and requires antibiotics way more than the average person. Beyond the traditional western medicine, we’ve definitely sought out holistic and […]

A Guide to Parenting Teens ​#ThenAndNowKids #CPTC

Guide to Parenting Teens

The days are long but the years are short! It feels like only yesterday my kiddos were preschoolers and now this month I become parent to a teenager as my daughter turns 13. The challenges you face with toddlers and little kids are definitely very different than all the issues we face navigating the road […]

Fueling up to Swim Fast with @GoGoSqueeZ #GoGoSqueeZ at the YMCA State Championship Meet

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YAY! As a Mom I’m always seeking healthy snacks and GoGo Squeez is our go to for convenience and healthy goodness. So both my kids and I were ecstatic when GoGo squeeZ sent me a shipment packed with a few cases of GoGoSqueez so I could make spirit bags for our swimmers and share the […]

Phillies Fun Thanks to @Comcast #XfinityattheBallpark


This post is sponsored by Comcast. We were thrilled to be invited by Comcast to an evening at the ballpark. Comcast hosted our family for a special evening to catch the Phillies in action and learn all about the latest Xfinity updates before the game started. We had a blast! Kenzie brought a friend and […]

My Aspiring Writer wins the Valley Forge Essay Contest


Proud Mom moment! Kenzie is has a real passion for writing and I’m always amazed with the assignments she brings home from school. So when she saw Valley Forge Park was offering an essay contest she decided to do a little submission.   I love how she created a journal entry from 1777 that makes […]

Talking Football Parties on TV @TheQonFox #PartyOnMom

#PartyonMom TV segement on The Q on Fox

We had so much fun on Kenzie’s birthday last week actually filming a TV segment on her very special day! We went on Fox’s new show, The Q, to share fun and super SIMPLE ideas to create a festive football party at home — aka the HOMEGATE before the big Eagles game.  Check out our […]

My Fly Girl #FunnestSport 


“And though she be but little, she is fierce.”-Shakespeare She may not be the biggest kid on the blocks at only 66 pounds, but she has so much heart, determination and never gives up. Proud Mom! I absolutely LOVE this photo from YMCA states of my little girl Kenzie grabbing 2nd place in the 50 […]

So Proud of my little Junior Olympian swimmer


What a difference 1 year makes!  I’m so proud and happy for my little swimmer. This past weekend Kenzie swam in her biggest most competitive meet ever – the Mid Atlantic Region Junior Olympics and did amazing! Swimmers from the states of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware can qualify for the meet and then come together […]

Then and Now: Happy 10th Birthday to Kenzie!!


Wishing a very Happy Birthday to Kenzie. Love this snap of Kyle looking up to his big sister. 10 years old! And look how small she is below? Born 1 month early our mini girl was SO tiny! Can’t believe she’s double digits. Growing up way too fast. We’re so proud of how she’s handled […]