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Summer fun at Cherry Hill!

Cherry Hill is a favorite family tradition that has lasted 40+ years. What's the secret sauce to getting 100+ people together every year? Maybe it's the delicious slices of pie on Saturday night, maybe it's the races down Cardiac Canyon, or maybe it's the campsite games and conversations. Whatever the reason, I am grateful to grandparents who have gathered us to together at Cherry Hill since I was a baby. And now I take my own babies! This family-friendly place is nestled in Davis County. Read more [...]

Ultimate Mama and Baby Giveaway

Hello! We are excited to announce this amazing giveaway! We know there are so many mama's and expecting mama's out there, so we have rounded up some of our absolute FAVORITE products (shout out to Tubby Todd and Pink Blush!) and will be giving them away to one of YOU! When you have a new baby, you want to be surrounded with the most useful and most comfortable products. This prize is going to spoil a lucky mama! L'oved Baby- $40 Store Credit Copper Pearl-One Multi-Use Cover Icon Undies- Read more [...]

Family Time at The Leonardo + Discount Code

It's no secret that our family are HUGE fans of The Leonardo (see blog posts here, here, here, and here . The Leonardo is one of our favorite things to do in Salt Lake City, Utah. We love it so much that our kids are getting a family membership from Santa for Christmas. This year we are focusing more on EXPERIENCES than things. And The Leonardo is chock full of educational and fun experiences for everyone - from my preschooler up to my 4th grader. Earlier this month we spent an Read more [...]

5 Fun Activities to Get You Excited for Moana!

  Holiday weekends mean movies at the Parker house! We are on the edge of our seats excited to see Disney's Moana! Moana opens in theaters this weekend so we are doing party prep to get ourselves pumped! First up! The trailer. We've seen it lots on the big screen, but it is still fun to watch it at home! And you've got to have a taste of Hawaii before you go to see Moana, too. Pineapple anyone? We made this yummy Hawaiian Pasta Salad for lunch. 5.0 from 2 reviews Save Read more [...]

A night of Disney Magic! Disney on Ice – Passport to Adventure

  As you can tell by my instagram post and facebook live , my family had a magical night at Disney on Ice at Vivint Arena! We went in with high expectations and Disney did not disappoint! Disney on Ice Passport to Adventure will be in Salt Lake through the 13th - don't miss out on this family activity. Be sure to scroll down to see how to save. This show is a must for every Disney fan! The entire crowd was so engaged - I've never heard more little girls singing along to Frozen than I Read more [...]

Family Favorite Halloween Activities in Utah

Halloween time is here and our October has been jam packed with fun, fall things to do in Utah! Today I'm sharing a few of our family favorites so that you can join in on the fun! Skeletons, Spiders, and Sea Life - Oh My!  The Haunted Aquarium in Draper is SPOOKTACULAR! All your favorite aquarium attractions with the added fun and flair of Halloween - skeletons, tombstones, spider webs and more! From skeleton dives with the sharks to pirate alchemy to trick or treating, you don't want Read more [...]

5 Reasons to go to the Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus + a Discount Code!

                                            Day two of Kyler's 5th birthday celebration! We spent the night at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus at the Vivint Smarthome Arena. My kids remembered how fun the preshow was last year so we were scrambling to get there before it started! We made it just in time. When Read more [...]
The Last Descent

Movie Review: The Last Descent

  Amidst a box office full of fanciful stories and fight scenes, it's refreshing to be exposed to real-life stories. At first glance, The Last Descent is the story of young father and medical student, John Jones, and the tragic Nutty Putty Cave rescue attempt in Utah. That is what I expected. What I saw was so much more - a raw and real look at life, relationships, and our individual defining moments. The Last Descent is an equally heart wrenching and heartwarming introspective movie Read more [...]

Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus – Out of This World Giveaway!

  The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to town and this year it is Out Of This World! Our family is going to kick of Kyler's birthday weekend. What better way for our little dare devil to start of this fifth year, right? I'm hooking one lucky reader up with a family four pass for opening night. Plus, this year there is a NEW DISCOUNT for Saturday night as it's the Women's session of General Conference for the LDS church. Perfect chance for Dad to take the kiddos Read more [...]
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Check off your Summer Bucket List with #OREOSummerSweepstakes

This post was written by me through an activation with HireInfluence on behalf of OREO cookies. Although I received compensation for participating in the campaign, all thoughts and opinions are my own.   We're soaking up every last second of summer before the kids go back to school. This weekend we crossed off one item on our bucket list - a family date night for frozen yogurt! As an added bonus, we snapped an instagram picture so we could enter the #OREOSummerSweepstakes!   It Read more [...]