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My Favorite Five Halloween Costumes For Kids

Halloween is just around the corner. And I know I’m already thinking about Halloween costumes for the kids. Okay, and for myself. Wut. Are you new here? I love dressing up too! In no particular order: INSIDE OUT This might be the last year I can talk Luke into dressing up.  But he rocked Riley’s […]

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More runDisney Running Shorts Virtual Races in 2017

A little breaking news for you this Thursday. It looks like the 2016 Running Shorts Virtual program was a success and runDisney is bringing it back in 2017! More medals and more fun for folks who love a virtual option. I noticed this update on the runDisney website: And did you catch that part at […]


Live From Paris: 2017 runDisney Marathon Medals

These were shared from runDisney earlier this week in a cool GIF. The problem? It was tiny. And wouldn’t stop moving! My old eyes couldn’t tell what was going on there. But I’ve got friends in Paris and they rock! (Thanks, Marci!) Here are the 2017 medals for everyone running the Marathon weekend. What do […]


Review: Ride In Style In the New Elantra

Something I’ve learned over the years: when in Los Angeles, you want wheels. Even if you only plan on one major destination, having a car is basically having freedom when you are visiting this vast city. Last week I was sent to Disneyland for work (stop laughing, it was work, I swear) and Drive Shop loaned […]


Just Like runDisney- But FREE | Get Up & Go Power Walk

I spent last week working at Disneyland. Working, y’all. True story. Four days and three nights away from the family, eating Disney snacks and food and riding a few rides. Spending the days in classroom sessions where people shared the details of Adventures By Disney excursions and Aulani vacations. I had to share a room […]


Run Your Own Race | Tuesdays on the Run

Hey there, running friends! It’s time to jump on board the Tuesdays on the Run link up and chat about our favorite topic: running. This week we want to know about your best running advice. What nuggets of wisdom were you given that you can pass along to the rest of the class? Link up […]


Tips for Surviving a Christmas Holiday Disneyland Visit

Wait- wait, I beg you! Don’t close the blog. Don’t throw your Starbucks PSL at me and vent about how Halloween never gets it’s due. I’m a huge fan of Halloween and kicked off that planning back in July! But today we need to chat about Disneyland and the holiday season. Look, it might feel […]


Taking Family Meal Time Back

We are the worst when it comes to dinner time around here. Most likely we are all grabbing and going and not sitting together as a family. I’d love to change that by taking family meal time back. Does this sound familiar to you? Dinner conversations are usually something along these lines: Put the phone […]