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New Year's Eve in Tampa Bay

Kid-Friendly (and Kid-Free) Guide To New Year’s Eve in Tampa Bay

Happy 2018! While you polish those resolutions and get ready to make the most of the year ahead, let’s send the old year out with a bang! From kid-free to kid-friendly, here’s a look at things to do on New Year’s Eve in Tampa Bay. Date Night If your idea of New Year’s Eve is […]

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Things to Do on Christmas Break

Five Things You Can Do To Entertain Your Kids on Christmas Break

  Its that time of year again….its Christmas time and your kids are out of school for at least two weeks. Whether you’re lucky enough to have these two weeks off of work with them or not, you still need to keep your kiddos entertained. Here are five things you can do to entertain your […]

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Easy to Make Christmas Recipes

Holiday parties, ugly sweater get togethers, cookie exchanges… Christmas is a season for all sorts of get-togethers and to eat drink and be merry! You anxiously check your calendar and gladly accept the invite, but then that dreaded thought pops in your head: “What will I bring?” Look no further. Here are a few simple, yet festive recipes for […]

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Event Recap: Holiday Bazaar 2017

TBMB was excited to bring in the holidays this year by hosting our 1st Annual Holiday Bazaar event at the Bob Sierra Family YMCA on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. Our Holiday Bazaar let Tampa Bay families skip the mall lines and come out for a special one-on-one meet and greet with Santa–including photos […]

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2017 Holiday Light Displays and Tree Lightings

2017 Guide to Holiday Light Displays and Tree Lightings in Tampa Bay

Holiday Light Displays Wonderland of Lights | November 23rd – December 30 | 6-9pm or 6-10pm Check schedule for closings and specific times per night. Hillsborough County Fairgrounds, 215 Sydney Washer Road, Dover A 1-mile drive-through light show with more than 100 scenes. It ends with a walk to Santa’s Village including pony and camel rides, face […]

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Oh, The Places You’ll Go (With A MOSI Membership)

Last summer, I had the brilliant idea of purchasing a Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) Explorer Membership under the auspices of learning about science with my toddler. Truthfully, I got it to beat the heat on a 90+ degree day. Combine the hot weather with the need to get out with my then 3-year-old […]

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2017 Guide to Holiday Events and Shows in Tampa Bay

2017 Guide to Holiday Events and Shows in Tampa Bay

Holiday Events Winter Village | November 17, 2017 – January 5, 2018 | Curtis Hixon Park, Downtown Tampa Go skating on a real ice rink, see holiday movies on the lawn on select Fridays and Saturdays, take holiday streetcar rides, visit the Winter Village Shops and Cafe at Winter Village, see the City of Tampa […]

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Thankful Tree: Little Things We Are Thankful For

Thankful Tree: Little Things We Are Thankful For

As we approach Thanksgiving, we begin to stock up on turkey trimmings and… wrapping paper. We get so caught up in festivities, the hustle and bustle, that sometimes we forget that Thanksgiving is about giving thanks! Our family started a Thankful Tree this year (Thank you Pinterest!).  Thankful Tree We found a limb from Irma’s leftovers and put it into […]

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mayfield ice cream cake

I Scream, You Scream, we ALL scream for Mayfield Creamery Ice Cream

How does your family ‘do’ celebrations? For as long as I can remember, my family has celebrated birthdays, holidays, major life milestones and even annual sporting events with ice cream cake. Correction – ice cream on top of crushed cookies under fudge, with whipped cream and cookies on top. There isn’t a bite of actual […]

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