Travel and Fun


Make an America the Beautiful Sign #TigerStrypesBlog 4

4th of July – America the Beautiful Sign #TigerStrypesBlog #July4th #IndependenceDay So, it’s July 4th.  The day that we celebrate our Nation’s freedom.  I know that the Star-Spangled Banner is our national anthem, but I think America the Beautiful is one that could also hold that title. The definition by way of Wiki, is “America the Beautiful” is an American patriotic song. The lyrics were […]

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Make Some 4th of July Candy Rockets #TigerStrypesBlog 4

Make Some 4th of July Candy Rockets #TigerStrypesBlog #July4th #IndependenceDay I can’t believe that it’s already July.  We’ll be celebrating Independence Day in just a few days, and I figured that this would be a fun thing to make for friends and family.  I saw the original on SheKnows and loved it.  Being able to make something that isn’t too hard to do, and brings […]


Best Rail Trails in the Country 6

Best Rail Trails in the Country #Railroad #Trails #Outdoors  With our busy lifestyles in the 21st century, it can be hard to find time to exercise. It can be even harder to find an exercise that is fun. While yoga in the park is always an option, rail trails (re-purposed railway tracks) are guaranteed to provide you with both great exercise and entertaining sights.  From […]

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Find Your Perfect Outdoor Party Essentials 6

Thank you Wayfair for some great summer ideas to use in this blog post! Find Your Perfect Outdoor Party Essentials#Wayfair #Outdoor #PartyIf you’re like me, you love being outdoors! My family lives at around 6500 feet in the beautiful White Mountains of Arizona. Everyone always hears Arizona, and automatically thinks HOT…well, not here! Our forest has many opportunities for people to enjoy, with 6,300 miles […]


Create Winter Style at Home with Wayfair! 2

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this blog post!Create Winter Style at Home with Wayfair!#Wayfair #WinterStyle It’s hard to believe that January is almost over. Here in the White Mountains of Arizona, winter lasts a bit longer than some other places. The past few years we were praying for snow and tired of the warm days. Well, with the snow this year and […]

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Are You Ready for Arizona Renaissance Festival 2019? 2

*I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample for review purposes. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* Are You Ready for AZ Renaissance Festival 2019 Fun For the Whole Family The Arizona Renaissance Festival is a medieval amusement park, a 13-stage theater, a 30-acre circus, an arts and crafts fair, a jousting tournament and a feast — […]


2019 Challenger Sports International Soccer Camp

*This post was sponsored by USFamilyGuide and Challenger British Soccer Camp. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* It’s Soccer Time Again!! 2019 Challenger Sports International Soccer Camp THE NUMBER ONE SOCCER CAMP IN USA AND CANADA!!! Camp Update:  My son is a bit too old for soccer now, but I have a friend whose son wanted to go again. He was so […]

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I Learned How to Make String Art #TigerStrypesBlog 10

I Learned How to Make String Art #TigerStrypesBlog #StringArt I’ve seen a lot of photos of string art lately, and it made me want to learn how to do it myself.  I checked out different forums online, and couldn’t really find a very down-to-earth tutorial, so I put a few pieces of the instruction that I found useful together, and came up with this post.  […]


NIV Adventure Bible Polar Exploration Edition Review & Giveaway 16

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway! NIV Adventure Bible Polar Exploration Edition Review & Giveaway#PolarAdventureBible #FlyBy I have always loved bibles that come with stories, and ways to better teach our children the words of God. The new Polar Exploration bible by Zonderkidz, does just that!! You get to have fun, and go on an […]

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Explore the Magic of Lights in Fontana 2

Thank you US Family Guide for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway! Explore the Magic of Lights in Fontana #USFG #MagicOfLightsMagic of Lights Fontana at Auto Club Speedway opens Nov. 16th!! The family-friendly drive-through holiday lights experience returns to Auto Club Speedway with a tremendous amount of twinkling light displays to celebrate the grandest holiday of the year! Magic […]


Stream Media with Google Chromecast 4

Thank you Best Buy & Google for partnering with me on this blog post! Stream Media with Google Chromecast#ad @BestBuy @madebygoogle Chromecast is designed to make the most of the apps and entertainment already on your phone. Shows, movies, live TV, YouTube, photos and more. It’s all just a tap away from all of your family’s devices. Features: All together now Watch movies, shows, live […]

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Who’s Ready for S’More Fun? (Sponsored by Wayfair) 6

Thank you Wayfair for partnering with me on this sweet blog post!Who’s Ready for S’More Fun?#WayfairMarshmallowMadness #Sponsored #adIt’s crazy to think that it’s already August!! Here in the mountains of Arizona, we’re usually out all Spring and Summer long enjoying backyard barbecues, parties, etc. This year, however, was one of the worst in regards to fire danger here where we live. We were under Stage […]


It’s Soccer Camp Time Again!! 2018 10

*This post was sponsored by USFamilyGuide and British Soccer Camp. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* It’s Soccer Time Again!! 2018 Challenger Sports – British Soccer Camp THE NUMBER ONE SOCCER CAMP IN USA AND CANADA!!! My son is a bit too old for soccer now, but a friend’s son was able to go.  He was so excited and I was […]

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Create an Emergency “Go Kit” for Your Family 8

Create an Emergency “Go Kit” for Your Family#EmergencyGoKit #Disaster #Family Working with the American Red Cross for a few years now, as a part of the Disaster Action Team, we deal regularly with natural and man-made disasters. This summer has already had all of us on call for weeks for the threat of wildfires here in the mountains of Arizona. We have Stage 3 restrictions […]


Have Some Fun With Drop It! #TigerStrypesBlog 16

Thank you #Tryazon for partnering with me on this blog post! Have Some Fun With Drop It!#Kosmosgames #TryazonI got the Drop It game from #Tryazon and #Kosmogames and couldn’t wait to play it. It kind of reminded me of a twist between Connect Four and Tetris. I always loved those games. Being one that you had to worry about colors, I was a bit worried […]

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Make a Road Trip Activity Case #TigerStrypesBlog 12

Make a Road Trip Activity Case #TigerStrypesBlog If you have a child, like I do, you know of the times when you just have to even travel around town and get the classic “are we there yet?” question.  Well, for us living in the mountains, most of our road trips take a lot longer, and I even find myself asking that question once in awhile.  […]


The 2018 Arizona Renaissance Festival Is Here! 4

*I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample for review purposes. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* 2018 AZ Renaissance Festival One again, great times were had at the 2018 Renaissance Festival in Arizona!  So many great things to see, and do….and yummy food to eat (maybe too much)!  It’s a lot of fun for the family…adults […]

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5 Dangerous Pests That Might Call Your Arizona Property Home 6

5 Dangerous Pests That Might Call Your Arizona Property Home #Arizona #PestControl #Home #DIY #ad The United States’ southwest region is home to many venomous insects, arachnids, and reptiles. While interactions between these creatures and humans are typically rare and one environmental report revealed just over half a dozen people die from spider bites in the country yearly, incidents still occur. Some pests that can […]


Create Your Own Artwork with Canvas Press 12

Thank you Canvas Press for partnering with me on this blog post! Create Your Own Artwork with Canvas Press#CanvasPress #ad #TigerStrypesBlogIf you’re like me, you love taking photos! I almost always have my camera with me, and am taking different shots of either the mountains where we live, or people that I love. Any way to save the memories, and I’m on it. Well, now […]

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Design Hacks to Improve Your Office Space 8

Thank you Hedgescapes for partnering with me on this office design hack blog post! Design Hacks to Improve Your Office Space10 inexpensive ways to improve your space Are you ready to improve your office space significantly to drive efficiency and productivity up? These tips will help! On an average, you spend 48 hours a week in your office. Chances are you might be at your […]