12 Beach Party Ideas

12 Groovy Beach Party Ideas

Cowabunga dude! Summer is in full swing, and if you are looking for a groovy way to celebrate how about a beach party? I have rounded up a dozen groovy beach party ideas to help you host a swell party. 12 Groovy Beach Party Ideas From easy beach party decorations and adorable beach party foods to […]


BOGO LEGOLAND Tickets (Florida, California & Discovery Center)

If you are planning an upcoming trip to LEGOLAND, here’s a way to score Buy One Get One FREE LEGOLAND tickets. The deal is valid for LEGOLAND Florida, LEGOLAND California and LEGOLAND Discovery Center adult tickets, or will work for BOGO child tickets too. To purchase, just head over here and select a location. For LEGOLAND Florida […]

Aric Almirola Coke Zero 400

Smithfield Whole Hog Challenge At The Coke Zero 400

If NASCAR and BBQ ribs sound like a winning combination, then let me tell you about the Smithfield Whole Hog Challenge. Throughout the 2015 racing season, Smithfield is hosting an eating contest at various Sprint Cup races with the winners receiving trips to future NASCAR races. I was invited to attend the Whole Hog Challenge […]

Shakespeare Catch More Fish Combo

Fishin’ For Memories With Shakespeare

Some of my dad’s favorite things are family, the beach and fishin’. So from a young age we have all taken part in my dad’s favorite pastime. Going out on the boat or fishing off the dock fishing has always been a family affair.

Chihuly Macchia Kids Craft

Chihuly Macchia (Glass Bowls) Kids Craft

Last week the girls and I made an easy craft that was both beautiful and educational. And like many of our favorite crafts, this Chihuly Macchia-inspired project didn’t take any fancy materials just ordinary household materials.


Play AlphaBetty To Challenge Your Spelling Skills

This post brought to you by King Digital Entertainment. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. I spent the morning packing books and activities for my kids to keep them busy on our upcoming road trip. Then I spent two minutes downloading a new game for myself (and the next […]

Red White and Blue Ice Cream Sandwich

Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwiches ~ Giveaway

Who else is ready to celebrate the 4th of July with the sun, sand, fireworks and all things red, white and blue?! The 4th of July is a big holiday for my family, deeply rooted in tradition with an open-door that welcomes all family and friends. Our giant-sized celebration has become an annual event that […]

Sun Protection

Family Fun In The Sun + 4 Tips For Sun Protection

There is no place my family would rather be in the summer than outside by the water. Whether we are in the pool, at the beach or on the boat — we love the water. It’s a great place to be with record breaking temperatures here in Florida! (It was 100 degrees here for the […]


Highbrow Educational Videos Make Summer Learning Fun

Who else is having a great summer? Our days are spent swimming, crafting, playing games, building forts, etc. Everything a summer should be. But in between all of the fun, there is a lot of downtime. When not playing with her dolls or reading in her free time, my K loves to be on the […]

4th of July Crown Craft

4th of July Paper Plate Crown

It’s a craft. It’s a fashion accessory. It’s fun! And you can make this 4th of July Paper Plate Crown quickly and easily with things you probably have in your house already. Oh and it makes the cutest pictures!  So I had a 4th of  planned for last week, but when I started to make it — it […]