Free Printable Cars 3 Activity Sheets

Earlier in the summer, the kids and I piled into the truck and went to the drive-in to see Cars 3.  One thing we know how to do is go to the drive-in in style.  Air mattress, air pump, sheets, blankets, pillows, snacks, drinks and games.  It is one of our favorite...

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Your Guide to Star Wars at Disney World

The minute Disney acquired the Star Wars franchise, we all knew that the galaxy far, far away was about to get so much closer.  If you have even one Star Wars fan in the house, you're marching orders have already been set.  Schedule your next family vacation for Walt...

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FREE Finding Dory Activity Sheets

Has your family seen Finding Dory?  Last week, we packed up the truck, grabbed the air-mattress and headed to the drive-in to see the latest Disney Pixar film.  It was a great movie and we really enjoyed it!  In fact much of the next day, my kids acted out scenes from...

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How a Little Fun & Warmth Can Renew Your Perspective

  Do you make it a point to take family vacations?  Last year with the house being built, we didn't do a family vacation other than one night to Niagara Falls (which I am proud to say finally broke the vacation vomit streak of 4 years.  We used to say, "It isn't a...

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Free Zootopia Printables Your Kids Will Love

  Have you seen the trailers for the movie, Zootopia?  My entire family loves the scene with the sloths at the BMV and not just because my son's favorite animal happens to be the sloth.  We cannot wait to see the movie!     If your kids are as excited as mine each...

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Alice in Wonderland Party

Get ready to hop down that rabbit hole because I have so much to share from my daughter's Alice in Wonderland Party.  It was a fun theme with so many opportunities for creativity and classic Disney characters.  Today, we will take a look at the decor, but be sure to...

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Free Personalized Disney Side Decal

In case you haven't seen this yet, be sure to head over to Build Your Disney Side and create a free stick figure decal of your family.  You can customize it to fit everyone in your house, right up to the Goofy hat on Dad and the princess crown for your little girl....

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Cinderella Activity Sheets & Movie Review

Last weekend, my mom, daughter and I saw the new Cinderella movie.  Can I just tell you how much we loved it? It was my daughter's first movie in the theater and it couldn't have been more perfect.  Disney's Cinderella was a magical movie.  The colors, the beauty, the...

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A First Look at Frozen Fever

Look out!  Anna, Elsa and the gang are back for a video featurette called "FROZEN FEVER."  {I am so excited!} In “Frozen Fever,” it's Anna's birthday and Elsa and Kristoff are determined to give her the best celebration ever, but when Elsa catches a cold, her powers...

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Little Mermaid Party Decor: Creating Ariel’s Grotto

  Last month was my daughter's 5th birthday.  Yes, my baby is 5.  Where did the time go?  For this birthday, my Sweet Girl wanted a Little Mermaid theme.  Last year, we celebrated with a Disney Princess theme, but this year, it had to be Ariel alone. So where to start...

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Ways to Save at Disney

You may as well know that I am a Disney World fanatic.  I love the place.  I could go every other . . . month!  And while I have been there over 15 times in my life, I don't go as often as I wish because a trip to Disney World is expensive. There is the cost of hotel,...

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20 Not-To-Miss Moments at Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World is a magical and fun place.  With four different theme parks, there is so much to do.  But in all the opportunities for attractions, shows and activities, don't miss out on these fun moments.  They are some of my absolute favorites! 1.  The Opening...

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Our 2014 Disney Memories

As I shared with you yesterday, our trip to Disney World was not as magical as we had hoped.  We were sicker than dogs for quite a bit of the trip.  (You can read more about our story of choosing to focus on blessings over disappointment here.) We did have so many fun...

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There Is No Crying at Disney World

There is no crying at Disney World. Or at least that is what I tried to tell myself as I pushed my stroller though Epcot while tears rolled down my cheeks.  It was our 6th day at the parks and my body was giving in to rampant chills, fever and pure fatigue. I was the...

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Magic Kingdom Collection on sale at Zulily!

You all know how much I love Disney!  So of course, this 50% off Magic Kingdom Collection at zulily caught my eye. From the clothing, toys, princess gear, adorable decals (oh so very cute!) and much more, this may be a great time to stock up on gifts!  And if you're...

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Top 10 Disney Vacation Planning Tips (Part Two)

  Ok, I'll admit it.  I am a Disney World fanatic.  I would vacation at the "Happiest Place on Earth" every year if I could.  Last week, I shared 1-5 of my Top 10 Disney Vacation Planning Tips.  If you missed it, check it out here.  Now onto 6-10!   6.  Prep Your Kids...

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Top 10 Disney Vacation Planning Tips (Part One)

  As many of you know, we recently got home for a family vacation to Walt Disney World.  It is my all-time favorite vacation destination and for me, the happiest place on earth!   I have been to Disney World numerous time, although only the last two trips have been...

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My name is Kristen. I'm a former Wedding & Event Planner blogging about fun ways to celebrate each and every day and the special occasions of life. Here you'll find inspiration for family fun, children's activities, party planning and a faith-filled life.