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Win two tickets to LEGO KidFest in Charlotte, NC!

Win Two Tickets to LEGO KidsFest in Charlotte

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We are BIG LEGO fans in this house. Used to be it was building things but over the past couple of years, that’s morphed into two of our girls being on their school’s robotics team which is under the First LEGO© League group. We’ve even had a few state championships and in January will be heading for another one with…

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Triad Love: Woods of Terror

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I’m not sure when it happened, but Halloween has definitely shifted from a kids holiday to an adult holiday – or at the very least – EVERYONE’s favorite holiday. It’s a chance to let it all hang out and take on a different persona.. complete with full on makeup and costume. With little kids, the costumes range from sweet and…


VIRginia International Raceway Introduces Grand Prix Racing!!

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Family Outings at VIRginia International Raceway! We try to do one last, fun, family event before school starts back. Just the five of us.. no friends, few distractions. We’ve done the foothills and Carowinds as well as a few others and this year, we’re heading to VIR to watch the brand new TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Series! The Rooster isn’t a…


Fun with Teens and Tweens: SUP Lessons with Cape Fear Paddleboarding!

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This post was graciously written by the bestie who not only was brave enough to go on vacation with 5 girls who didn’t belong to her but was the one who joined in the fun of the SUP lessons we took… Remember.. I was driving around making sure everyone had fun?? Thanks Jen for everything and for telling the story!!…


Welcome to Text-as: The San Diego Edition

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It’s time for another edition of Welcome to Text-as!! This week, the rarely-seen, never-texting Rooster is the star!! The Rooster is in San Diego this week for business – let’s all give a collective “awww…poor guy” Yeah. Right. Other than the fact he had a flight that left at zero dark:thirty, I’m not feeling sorry for the guy at all….