Author Archive | shawna

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Discovering Our Local Libraries

We are so fortunate in the Tampa Bay area to have amazing libraries. They are clean, well-stocked, and full of activities for you and your young ones to partake in. And best of all, libraries are for the most part FREE. Read on to discover all that our local libraries have to offer… Books! I […]

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dadhot

Dad is the New Hot

Back in my younger days, my hotties of choice consisted of the standard types… professional athletes, movie stars, Calvin Klein underwear models.. etc. The late 90’s and 2000’s brought us so many studs from Jared Leto to Tom Brady to Ethan Hawke, just to name a few. Buff arms, a sexy smile, and a little […]

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chiildren's gasparilla

A Guide to the Gasparilla Children’s Parade

Arrrggghhhh you thinking of taking ye’ tiny buccaneers to the Gasparilla Children’s Parade this year? It’s coming up on Saturday, January 21st, 2017. The Children’s Parade has been a part of Gasparilla festivities since 1947, and it runs from Bay to Bay and Bayshore to Edison Ave. The parade starts at 3:30 p.m. and features […]

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GRATITUDE

3 Ways to Incorporate a Discussion on Gratitude at Your Thanksgiving Table

It’s very easy to get caught up in the planning of the Thanksgiving feast – who’s bringing what, what size turkey, how many desserts, and what diet will we go on after? But this year, don’t forget to try to incorporate some holiday festivities that focus on the reason for the Thanksgiving season. Here are […]

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hotspots

Making the Most of your Mama Time in Tampa Bay: A List of Local Hotspots and Activities for Your Next Get Together

It used to be so easy to get together with for a drink at ladies night, or spend a lazy Sunday poolside with the girls. But as we have gotten older and added more and more children to our group of gal pals, our girls night outs are becoming more like family barbecues or a […]

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