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Practical tips and advice for a family friendly lifestyle


Summer Time Family-Friendly Event in Colorado Springs

Tantrums Resale for great selection of gently used kids clothes and toys, Colorado Springs, Colorado

For Colorado Springs area families looking for an honest to goodness Family-Friendly Event this Saturday, July 21, Tantrums Resale is the place to check out from Noon to 4. Tantrums 511 No. Union, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Learn how to save money when your kids grow like weeds. See TIP below..

I know you have driven by Tantrum ump-teen times, while in rush to go to Memorial Hospital or visit the Olympic Training Center in the neighborhood. This Saturday is the day to not only explore the store for awesome bargains, but also connect with wonderful vendors from our community. READ MORE


5 Ways to Bring Unicorn Magic Home

What did the Unicorn Fairy leave under your pillow? Click HERE for Silver Unicorn Horn and Unicorn Wand

We know that a unicorn is a mythical creature; magic is an illusion and children grow up all too fast.

I say join your sons and daughters in their fantasies every so often. Here are 5 ideas to bring that unicorn magic home at least once upon a time.

There is a big surprise at The End.

1. Did the Unicorn Fairy leave your anything?

Click HERE for Gold Unicorn Horn and Unicorn Wand

Sh-h-h! Be sneaky about hiding a plush unicorn horn under your sleeping beauty’s pillow. READ MORE


Mystery Image: Kids Guessing Game #1

Can you guess what this mystery image is?

This post is the first in a series of guessing games: Mystery Image. Yes, it is kid friendly. Some mystery images are easy while others may be more difficult. The answers to my puzzle will be revealed later on.

Sometimes we need more information ( the full picture) to make a good choice.

1. Name this animal. What part of the animal do you see?

2. Do you know what kind of animal this is? What part do you see?

3. Do you know what animal this is?

4. Can you guess what animal it is in this image?

5. Can you guess what this is? The answer may surprise you.

6. M-m-m? Whatever can this be?

7. Can you identify this image?

The full image of our mystery image puzzle pieces is below. Will you sneak a peek? READ MORE