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Pirate Adventures of the Outer Banks–A Review!

So, in case you haven’t noticed by the looks of my Instagram account, my family and I visited the Outer Banks last week. It was a last minute, spur-of-the-moment trip idea and we honestly couldn’t have picked a better location to travel to with our two little rug rats. During a quick Google search for…

2017 Goals

Goals for 2017

I haven’t set goals for myself in years…and years, and years. That’s actually a big problem because I realized that it is quite depressing when you don’t set any personal goals for yourself to achieve. I have been stuck, just living day to day. I have found that I have fallen into what many moms…

Dollywood Splash Country Review

Dollywood Splash Country Review

I received two adult free admission tickets in exchange for my honest review of the facility. My family and I recently vacationed in Pigeon Forge, TN. We just got back last week and had a blast! There isย something to do for all ages, which was pretty shocking. There aren’t too many places that can adhere…

Best Hiking Boots

Best Hiking Boots for the Whole Family

One of our favorite activities to do as a family is actually free. We live near the mountain region of North Carolina and try to go hiking as often as possible. Most of the hikes are free. There are some mountains that you have to pay to get into if you want to see special…

Cut Your Own Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree Weekend in the Mountains!

This past weekend, we went out to the mountains to pick out our own Christmas tree. We have never done that before, as we usually just buy one from a local stand aside the road or from the grocery store. We went to Greene Tree Farm in Boone, NC for our Christmas tree. We live…

Easy Taco Dip Recipe

5-Layer Taco Dip Recipe

Taco dip is one of my favorite snacks that I don’t make nearly as often as I should. There are a lot of different ingredients that you can include in taco dip. Some of the popular options that I haven’t included in my recipe are black olives, tomatoes, and peppers. There’s not much actual cooking…