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Late Summer Pool Safety

Living in South Florida means that pool season is most months of the year. We are always looking for ways ...
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Making Your Adopted Dog Feel at Home

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NewBeneful #CollectiveBias Last March ...
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School Supplies List Shopping Now for Later

The school supplies list arrives in our inbox sometimes even before school lets out. It lingers there until we frantically ...
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Back to School Haircut Supporting the Underprivledged

It’s on every mom’s to-do  list,  a back to school haircut. We start the year with polished shoes, fresh uniforms, ...
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DIY Pallet Board Pool Toy Storage

Our backyard pool seems to have noodles, floats and balls scattered everywhere. I knew we needed a remedy to this ...
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National Geographic Kids Photo Guide Book Reivew

The National Geographic Kids Photo Guide book is a great resource for your blooming photographers. They grab our phone all the ...
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Leadership Activity for Girls Inspired by Princess Elena of Avalor

Look at your daughter. What do you see? Is she strong? Smart? Fearless? Is she willing to help others before ...
Cooking

Healthy Snack Food for Kids

It’s funny, no matter the time a day or the fact that they ate a meal an hour ago – ...
Traveling

A VRBO Home in Ponte Vedra Beach FL

I truly knew nothing about Ponte Vedra Beach. I took out a map, then followed I95 South from Savannah, Georgia to ...
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See Eat and Do Savannah GA with Families

Savannah Georgia for a Family Vacation Click to see the best deals available for a Savannah, Georgia vacation on Expedia. We ...
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7 Road Trip Budget Busters to Avoid This Summer

Having a road trip budget is crucial for Smart Mamas! This summer we set off on #SmartyPantsTravels Road Trip! We ...
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Tropical Inspired Art Project for Kids

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#BringTheTropicsHome #CollectiveBias My morning ...
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Building a Gardening Potting Bench

Building a potting bench (a hightop table that’s perfect for storing your gardening materials and to use to plant) is a ...
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Head Lice Prevention and Treatment

Head Lice Prevention and Treatment I vividly remember having head lice as a child. I know how I got it. ...
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Miami Indoor Birthday Party Space

Happy Birthday to You! We sang the song at the top of our lungs to my daughter and her friend last ...
Traveling

Carnival Vista Dining Options

I’ve always adored the specialty dining options aboard cruise ships, and particularly that of Carnival Sunshine and Breeze. Carnival Vista ...
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Hosting a Crab Feast Preakness Party

Hosting a Crab Feast Preakness Party It’s great fun hosting a Crab Feast Preakness Party! The Preakness Stakes, held at Pimlico ...
Traveling

Brewery at Sea on the Carnival Vista

A brewery at sea is sailing on Carnival Cruise Line’s latest ship! Filling up on a pint of beer has ...
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Guy Fieri New Restaurant on Carnival Magic

You know how much we LOVE dining on cruise ships, so no matter the line (usually the sign of something ...
CookingRecipes

Making PB & J Oat Bites

Mixing ingredients that you love often leads to a delicious result. This is certainly true with our PB& J Oat ...
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A Typical Cuban Breakfast

“When in Rome” is a saying I try to adhere to in our travels. If you are traveling to South ...
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Ranch Chicken Sliders Recipe

Delicious Ranch Chicken Sliders are a perfect item to serve to guests watching the big game or anytime you have ...
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Sausage, Potatoes and Peppers Recipe

This Sausage, Potatoes and Peppers recipe must be added to your last minute meals list. It is delicious and incredibly ...
Traveling

Wyndham Lake Buena Vista a Disney Springs Resort for Famillies

We were invited to spend two nights at the recently renovated Wyndham Lake Buena Vista in the Disney Springs area of ...
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Top Posts in 2015

You arrived on SmartyPantsMama and what did you read? According to Google Analytics, the following 10 pages were my most ...
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ICE at Gaylord Palms Twas the Night Before Christmas

ICE at Gaylord Palms Twas the Night Before Christmas Now through January 3, 2016 Visiting Orlando around the holidays? Be sure ...