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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 [...]

Back to School: Box Tops Storage for Multiple Kids

I can't believe that my children are headed back to school in two weeks! We've all ready made two trips to Walmart to stock up on back to school supplies. I am the Reflections Chair for PTA this year so I've got a lot on my list! I'm fully stocked with sidewalk chalk, pencils, glue sticks, Kleenex, and lots of other goodies. I brought this little guy along as my helper. Even though I am the Reflections Chair, I'm looking out for my friends who are in charge of Box Tops for Education Read more [...]

Summer Bucket List Giveaway – CrEATe dessert shop in Sandy

    It's the first week of summer and my children are busy creating their summer bucket lists. Lists are filling up with playgrounds, splash pads, and all our favorite Utah places to visit. What is on my list? The yummiest Utah restaurants! Have you noticed all the dessert restaurants popping up across the Wasatch front? They are calling my name! One that I am excited to try is CrEATe. CrEATe is located in my hometown Sandy, Utah, at 9305 South Village Shop Drive, across Read more [...]