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Leila Arboretum {Michigan}

In the outskirts of a little town in Battle Creek Michigan sits a beautiful natural area- Leila Arboretum.  There’s plenty of open space to walk.  A fountain to sit by.  What drew the attention of the kids however, was a little “fantasy forest”. The Fantasy Forest is a little area of dead ash trees that were transformed into beautiful carved […]

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Story: 50 states memories

A major story we’re working on in our family is visiting all 50 states before the kids are both out of the house… we still have 10 years for the littlest. I love to scrapbook but I admit that the thought of creating a full travel scrapbook for each child and then one for my husband and I , is […]

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Blue Lemon {Salt Lake City, UT}

This blog usually encompasses fun things to do with kids… but recently I took a kidless (and spouseless) trip to Salt Lake City where I spent 5 fun-filled days sight seeing and eating in between some business classes I was attending. I joined a great group of ladies for dinner at the Blue Lemon in the City Creek Shopping Center.  […]

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Free Movies all summer long {Goodrich Quality Theaters}

If you’re up and at ’em early in the day- you can catch a movie free at any Goodrich Quality Theater shown below.  Click the link for full details on how to get FREE or reduced ($1) ticket pricing.  All shows are 10am. Morning Movies (SUMMER 2017) Every Weekday (Mon-Fri) at 10:00AM, we will be giving you a fresh line-up of family-friendly features at select GQT locations! See the movie line-up below: 6/12 – 6/16: Wild Life 6/19 – 6/23: Secret Life of Pets 6/26 – 6/30: Lego Batman Movie 7/3 – 7/7: Rock Dog 7/10 – 7/14: Storks 7/17 – 7/21: Peanuts Movie 7/24 – 7/28: Monster Trucks 7/31 – 8/4: Trolls 8/7 – 8/11: Sing THEATERS FEATURING MORNING MOVIES: Florida Riverview 14 GDX (Gibsonton) Illinois Kendall 11 GDX (Oswego) Randall 15 IMAX (Batavia) Savoy 16 IMAX (Savoy) Willow Knolls 14 (Peoria) Indiana Brownsburg 8 GDX (Brownsburg) Eastside 9 (Lafayette) Hamilton 16 IMAX + GDX (Noblesville) Portage 16 IMAX (Portage) Michigan Bay City 10 GDX (Bay City) Canton 7 GDX (Canton) Grand Haven 9 (Grand Haven) Jackson 10 (Jackson) Kalamazoo 10 (Kalamazoo) Quality 10 GDX (Saginaw) Quality 16 (Ann Arbor) Missouri Capital 8 (Jefferson City) Forum 8 (Columbia)    

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