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Say “Go Gators!”: 5 Tips for Preparing for Your Child’s Photo Session; Special Offer

There’s a certain pride that comes over you when you see your littles in your alma mater or favorite sports team’s colors. Whether you bleed orange and blue or not, make sure to capture the fleeting moments of your child’s first years on film. A professional photographer can capture aspects of your child your smartphone’s […]

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Fun, Free Family Activities in Gainesville and Beyond

This post by guest blogger, Karen Pestrak. Enjoy! Gainesville’s proximity to major theme parks, beaches and shopping provide plenty of great options for family entertainment, but the costs of travel, tickets and souvenirs can add up quickly, taking a chomp out of your little gator’s college fund. Here are a few easy options for family […]

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Ornaments Make Great Last Minute Holiday Gifts

It’s a beautiful Florida day so I was out and about with Lily for last minute holiday gifts and stumbled upon these wonderful, glass ornaments by Coton Colors offered by The Pink Chalet in Orlando. All of their collegiate specialty glass ornaments come with a box and feature a coordinating ribbon. The Pink Chalet is […]

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The (Gator) Writing on the Wall

If you’re looking for some whimsical Gator art to decorate your baby/child’s room, check out these fun ideas to bring a little bit of Gator Nation into their room. There are additional ideas on my Pinterest board too! What style do you prefer for your kid’s room? Vintage/handmade? Or using the licensed Gator head/logo? Go […]

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10 Gator Gift Ideas for Babies & Kids

Looking for some great Gator gifts for the holidays? I know I’ve been on the hunt for Lily. We’ve picked up a few items including a toddler-sized Gator chair. However, I am looking forward to the annual O’Connell Center Craft Fair in Gainesville. I always have seen such cute toys there, and now I finally […]

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