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Cirque du Soleil, Filming at Epcot Disney Florida

Share: While filming Kiana’s Flex Appeal at Wide World of Sports and Epcot in Florida, I had the pleasure of having several Cirque Du Soleil cast members on my show.  They were extremely athletic and were BMX Bike Athletes. Such fun to lead them through exercises to strengthen their core, legs and arms for their sport. They were my star cast members for the day! That evening, I attended the show with Jan, my make up artist and my mother Mom Tom. We went on a back stage tour (saw…

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County Fair

Share:Fun Family Fair Day Rides! Music! Shows! Selfies! Fair Food EEK! Recommendations: Go in the late afternoon when it’s cool Bring your own UNopened water bottles (they don’t let you bring in opened water in case it’s filled with something else.) Bring healthy snacks like pre packaged nuts, trail mix, fruit, or ahem, Kiana Bars Check out the Fair website for discounts, they have days for Military / Police / Fire Fighters to get in free, bring canned goods, books or other donations to get in free etc. Check the…

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ZOO-PER Day! Feed a Giraffe at the #1 Zoo in the World San Diego, CA

Share:San Diego Zoo Voted the #1 Zoo in the World Such a fun day trip! Location: San Diego, CA / Southern California Bring: Water bottle, comfortable shoes, light weight jacket, hat or visor, healthy snacks Parking: Lots of parking, random drop-and-go rental bikes all over PROS: Clean. Organized. Wide variety of animals. Clean cages. Tour bus options or walking. CONS:  Lacking healthy food options.  Bring your own food and drinks in a cooler and carry in backpack or put in locker. BRONZE LION AT ENTRANCE My Mini – Me, Kiana…

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Crafts: Pottery DIY

Share: LOVE ART! LOVE CREATING! LOVE MAKING THINGS! Living the fitness lifestyle is all about B A L A N C E I have always had a creative side, my mother is a talented artist and is always making collages, drift wood birds, marble sculptures, taking art classes.  She has won many art shows and the funny thing is she keeps everything, “I can make something out of that!” The first time my daughters and I did the Pottery Wheel was many years ago visiting the Laguna Beach Art Sawdust…

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Sunshine, Science and Nature In San Diego, CA

Share:Balboa Park | San Diego, CA Enjoy the sunshine while you admire beautiful buildings, learn and the multiple museums and appreciate gorgeous gardens. Take a relaxing Day trip in Southern California to San Diego. Visit Balboa Park to see beautiful architecture, colorful flower gardens, museums and retro amusement parks for the kids! Balboa Park is overflowing with culture, science and nature. Ever changing. Always amazing.  Where culture, science, and nature collide, Balboa Park is home to more than 16 museums, multiple performing arts venues, lovely gardens, trails, and many other creative and recreational attractions, including…

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Olympic Park Official U.S. Olympic Training Site

Share:Utah Olympic Oval and Utah Olympic Park Fun Day Trip, See Bob Sledding, Ski Jumps, Olympic Memorabilia This was a fun way to enjoy a few hours. We planned to visit after dog sledding. I highly recommend this to you and your family. It’s easy to get to, great parking and inexpensive. It’s in a central location, not a long drive at all. Olympic Park It was fun to see the Olympic memorabilia, the Gold, Bronze and Silver Medals A treat to see them upclose 🙂 Loved seeing the Costumes…

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Swim in a Cenote / Riviera Maya

Share:Swim in a Cenote It’s a gigantic natural pool with long vines hanging from the trees above. It’s a Natural sink hole / swimming pool….NOT the kind of sink hole you see on the news in Los Angeles…that’s what I thought too! Really beautiful, but beware of the tiny catfish. Just don’t look at them and you’ll be fine. It’s really amazing but for me, I kept thinking a sea snake would grab me! Quick dip and that’s it! Kids and hubby had so much fun jumping off the steps!…

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