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Gulf Coast Exploreum in Mobile, Alabama

For the 4th year in a row, we’re going to be part of the  Gulf Coast Exploreum summer camp family. And that should tell you a lot about them. Asher started going to Exploreum camps the summer he was 6. We picked up the brochure while we were there one day (we’re members because the kids love to […]

10 Unique Ideas For FREE Summer Activities With The Kids

10 Totally Unique Free Summer Activities for the Family - @toulousentonic

Summer is really swinging now and if you’re anything like us, you’ve already spent way more money trying to entertain the kids (and yourself) than you should’ve. Well, Mike to the rescue. He has really outdone himself this time. I mean, he spent some real time thinking up the most UNUSUAL free things to do […]

It’s too hot to write, a monkey sat on my keyboard and other reasons you haven’t heard from me this week.


I have the summer blahs. I think about you all the time.  Really, I do.  But I just can’t seem to muster up the energy to write anything but the occasional facebook status update.  (But thanks for all the thumbs-ups and shares there, dawgs!) I’ve been pretty sure something was broken in the old creative […]

3 Ingredient Spiked Peach Tea – the Perfect Summer Cocktail

I invented a fanfreakingtastic and super-refreshing adult beverage you just have to try this summer. It’s absolutely addictive. In fact, I just invented it an hour ago and I’m already drinking my second one. I have a friend who’s never been able to get into drinking alcohol because nothing tastes good to him.  This is […]

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