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we found fall in south dakota, and 5 reasons why you should visit south dakota in the fall, too! | thelovedesignedlife.com #fall #hifromsd #seasonsofsodak
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5 reasons you should visit south dakota in fall

This post has been sponsored by South Dakota Tourism. As always, all opinions expressed here are my own! If you were following along on my Instagram over the weekend, you got to see lots of highlights from our our recent visit to South Dakota. Before we left, and while we were traveling, a lot of people

the most dreamy mid-century pool during our desert resort giveaway | thelovedesignedlife.com #mountainshadows #getaway
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a dreamy mid-century getaway

And by ‘getaway,’ what I actually mean is a dreamy mid-century staycation, for us. If you’re a parent, you feel me on trying to get away on an actual vacation, It is next to impossible! Between the kids being back in school, work, activities, and a seemingly never ending social calendar, trying to plan a

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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 | thelovedesignedlife.com #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 | thelovedesignedlife.com
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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