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campingpetsthe great outdoors

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PurinaMysteries #CollectiveBias   Summer really is starting off with a bang here in Palm Springs, CA where this week’s temperature stay in the 120-123 range.  Crazy, right?  Perhaps even crazier, I decided this

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Camping as a family is one of my favorite things to do.  Both of my kids really love to get away and adventure outdoors, and I swear, they always get along so well on these camping trips.  For the most part… Living in Palm Springs, we adventure around Southern California

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campingrecipesthe great outdoors

Creating these delicious S’mores Coffee Lattes is quite easy!  First, crush your graham crackers and place them on a plate.  On another plate, spoon out a thin circle of honey.  Invert your mug and circle the rim around the honey, and then into the graham. Next, make your coffee and

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campingpalm springspopulartravel

This Joshua Tree glamping post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FallGlamping #CollectiveBias Ahhh, Joshua Tree, my favorite place around here to be.  We just got home last night from our most recent camping trip (it was amazing!).  Camping with kids can be less

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campingpalm springs

 I’m sharing #beyondordinary in my life as part of a Sahale Snacks® sponsored series for Socialstars™ Welcome to my favorite month – November!  November wasn’t always my favorite month, but once we moved to Palm Springs in the Southern California desert, it quickly became the month I looked forward to all

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campingpalm springstravel

I love to camp and when we are not camping, I’m thinking about camping.  Falling off the grid with my family is just one of my favorite things to do, which is why we escaped to Joshua Tree this past week.  I’m always looking for new camping gear, but there

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This time of year kids can often become trapped indoors due to the weather, be it snow or rain.  Here in Palm Springs it has been dumping snow on the mountains and we’ve taken every opportunity to partake in snowball fights and snow angels, but my gosh, the rain here

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airplanebaby gearbeachcampingcar seatkidspopulartravel

This post of 10 tips for traveling with toddlers is sponsored by Safety 1st.  Happy Labor Day Weekend! Road-tripping with kids can be a daunting task, especially with a toddler or two in tow.  The key to a successful car trip is to be prepared for everything… especially meltdowns.  What

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airplanebeachcampingLos Angelessanitationschooltravel

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Wet-Nap but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #showusyourmess I love living in the desert, I really do, but it can get quite dirty, especially with kids. We’re the type of family

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capri sun for kids hiking
airplanebeachcampinghealth and nutritionkidstravel

This week our family hiked the Palm Springs desert and stayed hydrated with Capri Sun as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #CapriSunMomFactor We do a lot of hiking around the Coachella Valley in which we live, even during the summer.  We beat the heat with sunblock, breathable clothing

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