April is full of festivities: some yummy, some funny, and some that will remind us all the importance of giving back. These Everyday Holidays will make sure you and your families will have new discoveries together throughout the month. This month we have some delicious celebrations: a lunchtime favorite for Peanut Butter and Jelly Day, […]
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This post mentions some of our sponsors. We only include businesses that we know and love ourselves. We have some really fun holidays coming up in March—and I don’t just mean the greenest day of all, St. Patrick’s Day on the 17th! We believe that every day should be a holiday, so we have put […]
We have partnered with Tom’s Laser Tag to write this post, but OMB only works with businesses we think will help our fellow Orlando moms. We are lucky to live where outdoor parties are almost always a great idea with our year-round mild seasons and sunny skies. This can make planning your kids’ birthday parties […]
Living in Florida all my life means being totally dependent on the calendar to tell when each season begins and ends. Fall and summer feel pretty much the same for the most part, except we are starting to see the end of the daily 4:00 sunshowers and it takes a little longer to be drenched […]
I have never been happier to be an Orlando resident than when my sweet two-week-old baby was diagnosed with sagittal craniosynostosis. It was a normal day for our new family of four, which of course means we were running late for my newborn’s checkup at the pediatrician’s office. These visits were mostly formalities in my […]
A love for reading is a nonnegotiable in our family. Here are some of the best new classic kids’ books that are sure to become a favorite.
We have partnered with JCPenney Portraits to highlight their indoor photography studio. However, all opinions are my own. I am a sucker for family photos, and I love how they have changed from when I was a kid. No more awkward, overly-staged positions with white foam pillars in front of a backdrop covered in lasers. […]
Reading opens up entire new worlds to you, transports you to new places, and lets you live vicariously through someone else. Want to slay a dragon? Track down a thief? Visit the moon? Learn about the discovery of radium? There is a book for that. Reading is a great way to introduce your kids to […]
This post is sponsored by Winn-Dixie.Everyone is always looking for ways to save money on the essentials, but sometimes the hassle just doesn’t seem worth it. Extreme couponing, keeping track of multiple rewards cards, and solely shopping sales can get old quickly. Thankfully, there is a reward program that takes almost no effort at all […]
Is there anything more beautiful than Orlando in March? The weather is sure to be gorgeous, so we have lots of ideas for how you and your family can spend time together and enjoy it!