Tons of Sealife Fun at Sea World’s Halloween Spooktacular!

Sea World's Halloween Spooktacular

  Can you imagine a sea inspired Halloween playground with trick or treating, a dance party, and cute Halloween themed characters? It’s never too early for some Halloween fun, so we had to stop by Sea World San Diego’s Halloween Spooktacular!      Dress the kiddies up in their best costumes and come out to the […]

Behind The Scenes Video: The Boxtrolls Movie, In Theaters Now! #TheBoxtrolls #ad

The Boxtrolls Movie Premiere

  Have you ever wondered what goes into the making of an animated film? The Boxtrolls is such a fun looking family film that is out in theaters now, and the amount of time and work put into the making of the movie is astounding! The story boards, character creation, selecting the perfect voices, building […]

The Boxtrolls Movie: Learn How Language ‘Trolls Right Off The Tougue’

Kids pose with The Boxtrolls at a Global Cardboard Challenge building event

  What language do Boxtrolls speak?   That’s a good question. They use English words, but there are many quirky sounds and gestures they use to communicate. Learn all about the voicing and mannerisms of The Boxtrolls, the movie is in theaters today September 26th!      From the creators of ParaNormal and Coraline, The […]

The Boxtrolls Movie Featurette: What Makes A Family

Sparky the Boxtroll

  We’re excited, The Boxtrolls movie is coming out this Friday! It looks like such a cute movie. Here is why we want to see The Boxtrolls, check out this trailer about what makes a family…     Get ready, it’s from the creators of Paranorman and Coraline, so I know this movie is going to […]

Use Your Imagination: The Boxtrolls Inspire Global Cardboard Box Challenge!

Kids build boxes with The Boxtrolls and Imagination Foundation

  Looking for a hands on experience that your kids can learn from, putting their minds and hands to work? Want to attend a fun event and win a few prizes? I am all for fostering children’s creativity, so I thought it was cool awesome that The Boxtrolls movie has partnered with Imagination Foundation to […]

How To Make A Boxtroll Part 2: The Finished Product!

How to build Sparky the Boxtroll

  Guys we did it! We finished our Boxtroll!   Remember when I showed you a sneak peak of how to make a Boxtroll for The Boxtrolls movie and sweepstakes? We’re so happy to be done, now we can enter the Build A Boxtroll Movie Sweepstakes!     This was such an easy craft, my […]

How To Make A Boxtroll Craft: Inspired By The Boxtrolls Movie Sweepstakes!

Make Your Own Boxtroll for The Boxtrolls Movie

  Y’all remember when I told you all about The Boxtrolls movie and ‘Build A Boxtroll’ sweepstakes? Well, we decided to get in on the fun and create our own toddler friendly Boxtroll!     I wanted to try making our Boxtroll with simple materials that young kids could use. My kids just had to […]

Celebrating Milestones: Marriott Rewards® The Most Memorable Accomplisments

Marriott Rewards Surprise Party

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Marriott Rewards. I received Marriott Points to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.     How do you celebrate someone special in your life? Have Marriott throw them a surprise party!   Remember when I told you […]

The Boxtrolls Movie Premiere Sweepstakes: You Can WIN a Trip to Los Angeles!

Make Your Own Boxtroll for The Boxtrolls Movie

  Y’all  remember when I shared the reasons you must see The Boxtrolls movie, a new, exciting family film? In anticipation of The Boxtrolls movie release, they are holding a fun sweepstakes that will send one lucky family to the premiere of the movie in Los Angeles!   From the creators of ParaNorman and Coraline, […]

Soar and Fly at Jump Around Now Trampoline and Adventure Park!

Kids at Jump Around Now San Diego

  Look at these two. I took this picture right as they were climbing out of the foam pit. So excited to try out a new adventure, having so much fun with all of that energy! Their faces lit up with delight when we walked into Jump Around Now, a new trampoline and adventure park […]