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how we summer travel on a budget

my hat | my suit | her poncho When my husband and I first started looking at our summer, we [ahem, he] were a little reluctant to travel because of how expensive it can be to do as a family of five. We did just renovate our home, so we are trying to be conservative

how we're getting summer road trip ready with a few mom hacks | #roadtrip #firestonecompleteautocare
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summer road trip ready

Thank you to Firestone Complete Auto Care for sponsoring this post. Keep reading for a link to some great coupons below! Our family is all about road tripping in the summertime! We just arrived in Colorado and we are already loving the cooler temperatures. It is just too hot in our home state of Arizona

a grand canyon adventure
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a grand canyon adventure: rim-to-rim

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to do something outside of my comfort zone. I conquered a big hike and an even bigger personal accomplishment: the Grand Canyon: Rim-to-Rim. It was for sure an adventure and something I had been thinking about doing for over a year! Even though it can be scary to

exploring disneyland with 3 kids ages 6 + under |
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5 tips for doing disneyland with 3 kids

A couple of weeks ago, I took all 3 kids to California on my own to do Disneyland. Crazy? Probably so.  But we were itching for an adventure! This week here in Arizona, a lot of the kids [including my daughter] have fall break and a lot of families will go to Southern California and/or

moms do palms: all about our mama girls trip to palm springs |
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moms do palms

Summer may be over, but our summer adventure to Palm Springs aka Moms Do Palms from earlier this month lives on! It was honestly such a good and very much needed break for this mama. I wanted to share with you guys some more pics from our girls trip, as well as a little back

mommy + me matching outfits by crew + lu |
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one final summer staycation

Last weekend, we had our one final summer staycation before the kids started school. This summer, we partnered with the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak to do a series of three family staycations. We feel so fortunate to have had this opportunity! With our new house and well, three kids, life has been pretty hectic. So