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I'm Cristen

I'm a northern California wife, momma, and blogger with a passion for being creative, traveling, and sharing great brands with people.

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  • Hotel Transylvania 3 Movie Night Ideas

    You all know I love a good excuse to have a movie night, and I’m so excited to share our Hotel Transylvania 3 movie night tips with you.  We received the cutest giant coffin box loaded with Hotel T3 goodies included a Mavis costume, toys, crafts, pumpkin carving templates, recipes, vampire makeup and so much… [Continue Reading]

    Hotel Transylvania 3 Movie Night Ideas
  • 3 Rainy Day Activities to Get the Kids Unplugged

    Is there anything more boring than a rainy afternoon or wet weekend with nothing to do? If you’re a parent, you may well remember the feeling from your own childhood. These days, of course, the computer rules supreme. It’s the undisputed ‘go to’ entertainment, come rain or shine, for children who have grown up with… [Continue Reading]

    3 Rainy Day Activities to Get the Kids Unplugged
  • Vocabulary Lessons for Preschoolers

    If you’ve been following along for a little while, you might remember my recent posts about Mrs. Wordsmith’s two programs, the Social Journey and the Narrative Journey.  For the Social Journey, we are doing the monthly delivery plan where we receive new word cards and a new word of the day activity book each month. … [Continue Reading]

    Vocabulary Lessons for Preschoolers
  • Lizzy’s World AR App for Ages 4+

    This post is part of a sponsored collaboration with Playing Forward.  All opinions are my own based on my own experiences and are not influenced by compensation. For preschool-aged kids, or any aged kids for that matter, the first day of school might sound scary, but thanks to a new augmented reality app from Playing… [Continue Reading]

    Lizzy’s World AR App for Ages 4+
  • Stockton Chuck E. Cheese’s Remodel

    This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Chuck E. Cheese’s . The opinions and text are all mine. Last week, my girls and I were invited to the grand reopening event at the Chuck E. Cheese’s Pacific Avenue location in Stockton, CA.  A restaurant remodel may not sound too exciting for… [Continue Reading]

    Stockton Chuck E. Cheese’s Remodel
  • 4 Tips on How To Introduce Kids to the Online World

    The internet is such a big part of our daily lives that we forget the World Wide Web wasn’t even around 29 years ago. However, the internet has advanced rapidly since its creation and most kids born today virtually grow up using computers and smartphones! In fact, an Australian study showed that 95% of children… [Continue Reading]

    4 Tips on How To Introduce Kids to the Online World
  • 7 Great Fall Road Trips To Take the Kids On

    Autumn is the time of year where the leaves start to change color. Some parts of the country see a more pronounced effect than others. If you happen to live in an area where autumn blends in with summer and winter, then you may want to get out to see what the season is all… [Continue Reading]

    7 Great Fall Road Trips To Take the Kids On
  • Mrs. Wordsmith Vocabulary Program for Kids, Ages 6-13

    This post is part of a sponsored collaboration with Mrs. Wordsmith.  All opinions are honest and my own. A few weeks ago, I shared with you an awesome vocabulary program for kids that my family is using called Mrs. Wordsmith.  I first shared their preschool vocabulary program, but today I wanted to share some insights… [Continue Reading]

    Mrs. Wordsmith Vocabulary Program for Kids, Ages 6-13
  • Essential Party Supplies For Every Event

    Parties aren’t the same as before. Nowadays, it seems as if kids want to be their favorite superhero or TV character. So, instead of a cake and birthday song, the whole event has to be themed. Because it’s your special person’s big day, it’s the least you can do, but gosh it’s stressful. Do you… [Continue Reading]

    Essential Party Supplies For Every Event
  • Sweet and Savory Yogurt Bar Ideas for After School Snacks

    This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of Fage; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. Does your family ever get into a snack rut?  My girls come home from school and act like they had nothing to eat all day, so naturally they go for the quickest snacks they can… [Continue Reading]

    Sweet and Savory Yogurt Bar Ideas for After School Snacks

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