Our Fall Favorites Our Fall Favorites
Our Fall Favorites
We love Autumn! I mean who doesn’t, with things like warm apple cider, beautiful colored leaves, and cooler co... read more
Tips for Surviving an IEP Meeting Tips for Surviving an IEP Meeting
Tips for Surviving an IEP Meeting
Now that the school year has begun, we already have a couple IEP meetings scheduled to make sure the kids are ... read more
Our Dyslexic Journey Our Dyslexic Journey
Our Dyslexic Journey
I decided to write this post just in case someone out there is having some of the same school struggles as we’... read more
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Our Fall Favorites

We love Autumn! I mean who doesn’t, with things like warm apple cider, beautiful colored leaves, and cooler cozy evenings, what’s not to love?  There are so many fun things to do during fall, it's sometimes hard to fit them all in-- but somehow we always do.   Below I have…
Michelle Tucker
October 6, 2019
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Tips for Surviving an IEP Meeting

Now that the school year has begun, we already have a couple IEP meetings scheduled to make sure the kids are on track.  For those of you who don’t know what an IEP meeting is, first off that’s awesome because you are not having to deal with them. Second, IEP…
Michelle Tucker
September 15, 2019
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Our Dyslexic Journey

I decided to write this post just in case someone out there is having some of the same school struggles as we’ve had. I want to share our experience, so maybe someone starting this journey will be made aware of some of the things I wish I learned earlier.  When…
Michelle Tucker
July 19, 2019
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Crowded Days at Disneyland: How We Stay Happy

Saying that Disneyland can sometimes get crowded is an understatement.  Disneyland can get downright packed.  If you don't have a plan, it can turn into a stressful experience pretty fast. This past year we were lucky enough to be annual pass holders and had the opportunity to visit the park…
Michelle Tucker
July 17, 2019
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Chunky Gazpacho

Fresh garden vegetables are one of my favorite things about summertime.  Nothing beats the taste of a ripe tomato straight from the garden. Gazpacho is one of my favorite dishes to make with my fresh veggies.  It's a Spanish style raw tomato soup that is served cold.   Each summer my…
Michelle Tucker
July 8, 2019
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Traveling with Kids: Be Prepared for Anything

My husband and I couldn’t wait for our kids to get a little older so we could all start traveling the world together.  I really feel like we learn so much through travel.  I am not talking about a go to a resort and sit there kind of vacation, and…
Michelle Tucker
July 1, 2019
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Our Summer Bucket List

Each year in the weeks before school lets out, my kids and I sit down and write our summer bucket list.  I saw this idea on pinterest and thought it would be a fun tradition to start with my kids.  See… I am the mom who loves summer vacation.  Summer…
Michelle Tucker
June 1, 2019
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Cruising with Kids: Yay or Nay?

This year for spring break my husband and I decided we were going to take a 7 day Caribbean cruise.  It has been nearly 15 years since either my husband or I had been on a cruise, and neither of us had ever been on one with kids.  We were…
Michelle Tucker
April 1, 2019
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Disneyland: Mickey’s Halloween Party

This year my husband and I decided to take our kids to Disneyland to attend Mickey’s Halloween Party.  Since we have annual passes we thought this would be the perfect time to buy the extra ticket (yes, you must purchase a special ticket ) to attend the event, and also…
Michelle Tucker
February 4, 2019