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Halloween & Fall Events to Enjoy In October

Looking for something to do this Halloween season? Take a look at these ghoulish events being held throughout the Bay area. Local Festival Events: Seal Swim School’s Pumpkin Patch & Family Fun Festival – October 1-31 In need of a pumpkin for your annual jack-o’-lantern carving activities, Seal Swim School in Lutz has just the one for … Continue reading Halloween & Fall Events to Enjoy In October »

Tampa Bay Parenting Family Things to Do

Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine’s Weekend Top Picks: October 15 & October 16

Fall is one of our favorite times of year as the temperatures cool off just enough to bring out the influx of fall festivals and activities throughout the Tampa Bay area! There are so many family-friendly events happening this weekend, so be sure to check our calendar by clicking here. Here are our top 5 … Continue reading Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine’s Weekend Top Picks: October 15 & October 16 »

The Florida Aquarium Hosts Guppyween!

Come one; come all to downtown Tampa where the Florida Aquarium is allowing the wild animals, ghosts and princesses to roam the aquarium during Guppyween! This exciting event offers the perfect family-friendly Halloween event which includes trick-or-treating among 20,000+ sea creatures. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to board a wild aquatic journey where you will … Continue reading The Florida Aquarium Hosts Guppyween! »

Tampa Bay Area Events Happening In October

Have some free time on your hands and looking for something to do with the kiddies in the Tampa Bay Area? Here are some quality events to attend during the month of October. Local October Family Events & Activities: Idea Zone at MOSI– All month Become the ultimate extraterrestrial engineer as you build out-of-this-world inventions … Continue reading Tampa Bay Area Events Happening In October »

Sesame Street® Safari of Fun is Hosting Two Kids’ Weekends at Busch Gardens Tampa

Don’t let this Halloween season pass you by without joining in on Busch Gardens’ festivities for the kiddies. Busch Gardens of Tampa Bay is hosting two Sesame Street® “Halloween” Kids’ Weekends featuring the gang from Sesame Street®. Halloween festivities will feature kid themed trick or treat candy stations, festive arts and crafts, one-of-a-kind animal encounters, hay … Continue reading Sesame Street® Safari of Fun is Hosting Two Kids’ Weekends at Busch Gardens Tampa »

Five simple ways to get your kid to eat healthy

It’s no secret that kids love anything loaded with sugar and salt; but sometimes it’s hard to say no when they want something that’s unhealthy and they start to give you those puppy dog eyes. This leaves you stuck between a rock and a hard place because you don’t want to be restrictive (can set … Continue reading Five simple ways to get your kid to eat healthy »

Valentine’s Day Recipe: Chocolate Heart Sandwich Cookies

Now that Valentine’s Day just passed, it’s never too early to start thinking of ways to enjoy the holiday with your kids next time around. Baking is always a fun option; the kids love helping out in the kitchen and you can do it during the day, that way, you don’t have to cancel your … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Recipe: Chocolate Heart Sandwich Cookies »

TOUGH LOVE

When you join the exclusive club of Parenthood, you become a lifetime member with the code of ethics that you will always love your child unconditionally no matter what. Although we have that part down pat as parents, we sometimes forget to implement other positive parenting practices that don’t always make us feel very loving … Continue reading TOUGH LOVE »

“Let’s Create A Mess!”

As a child and throughout my teen years, I unwillingly earned the title of “unorganized.” Yes, I was a messy kid, but the more I was referred to as, “the messy one,” the more I realized there was a negative stigma attached to that title. As I became an adult, I developed a short- lived, … Continue reading “Let’s Create A Mess!” »

From ICE To The Sun Equals Family Fun! Gaylord Palms Heats it up again with ICE!

  This year’s ICE at Gaylord Palms Resort was hotter than ever or should I say “Colder than ever!” With 2 million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures, the scenic artistry of ’Twas the Night Before Christmas theme literally froze you in your tracks. Not only did each Ice Scene provide impressive attention to detail by … Continue reading From ICE To The Sun Equals Family Fun! Gaylord Palms Heats it up again with ICE! »