January 27, 2016

Gasparilla Children’s Parade and the Preschooler’s Stroll

Just when you start experiencing the post-holiday blues following all the fun and excitement we had in December, it quickly disappears at the first signs of […]
January 22, 2016

Gasparilla in Tampa Bay

If you have lived in Tampa Bay for any of the past 100 years you are probably familiar with the Gasparilla Pirate Festival. This special time […]
January 17, 2016

Kid-Friendly Cheesy Broccoli and Potato Chowder Recipe

I love the cooler weather, and living in Florida we don’t get to experience it as much as some of us would like to. As soon as I […]
January 15, 2016

Family Friendly Meal Prep

It’s a new year with school and work routines back in session. After way too many Christmas cookies, candy canes, and tree shaped Reese’s, it is […]
January 4, 2016

2016 Family New Years Resolutions

The start of a new year always fires me up! I love the process of brainstorming ideas and new adventures. Although the most inspiring Lara Casey […]
December 24, 2015

Family Traditions

I love traditions, I love hearing about other’s traditions, and most of all, I love making these strong memories with my children year after year, and […]
December 16, 2015

New Online Marketplace for bartaco & Giveaway!

Looking for a new spot to dine out for a date night? Or maybe a night out with the girls? Or even an afternoon with the […]
December 15, 2015

Kids in the Kitchen: 3 Kid-Friendly Christmas Treats

  Baking with kids doesn’t always end up as we had hoped when we first built up the courage to even start the process; but it […]
November 30, 2015

The Ultimate Family Holiday Programming List

One of the many things I look forward to each holiday season is sharing cozy family nights together watching our favorite holiday classics, and maybe some […]