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25 Books Celebrating the Wonder of Christmas

25 Books Celebrating the Wonder of Christmas

It’s no secret my family reads extensively. I’ve previously written about our love of the written word in a couple of other TBMB posts, but wintery and Christmas books are my FAVORITE books of them all. I love spending our Florida Christmases wearing shorts and a T-shirt while curling up with a good book surrounded […]

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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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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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kid friendly, thanks filled Thanksgiving

A Kid Friendly, Thanks Filled Thanksgiving

Hands down, my favorite holiday is Thanksgiving. I now look forward to a kid friendly, thanks filled Thanksgiving each year. I reached this conclusion at some point in my mid-twenties. That’s when I realized the beautiful simplicity of just taking the time to share a meal with family and friends was much more precious than […]

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A Guide to Photos with Santa Claus in the Tampa Bay Area

A Guide to Photos with Santa Claus in the Tampa Bay Area

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Santa Claus travels to the Tampa Bay area to enjoy our beautiful weather and visit children. My son is finally at the age where he can truly appreciate this magical season. There are so many places to take pictures with Santa but don’t feel overwhelmed. If you […]

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Veterans Day Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Veterans Day Celebrations

I love establishing meaningful family traditions, things that will bring us together in a way that honors our beliefs and reinforces our values.  We have daily traditions that do just this. Every morning we wake up with a thank you to God for this beautiful day. Every evening, we read books. Jesus and books are […]

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TBMB Event Holiday Bazaar

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT: Holiday Bazaar

It's that time of year again!  We love the holidays here at TBMB.  Our team has been hard at work on our holiday event!  Bring your family to the Bob Sierra YMCA on December 2 for a day of cookies, crafts, food, shopping, jumping, and SANTA!!! The Tampa Bay Moms Blog is pleased to host [...]
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