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How to Use the Lenovo Yoga 11S #Spon #LenovoIN

Over the summer, I had the pleasure of working with Lenovo on a campaign (sponsored) for the Yoga 11S. I have had my eye on it since I first saw it at CES earlier this year (and it comes in orange.) I received an orange IdeaPad Yoga 11S and participated in a Google+ Hangout with other Lenovo users. I had so much fun talking about the different ways my tech family uses the Yoga 11S….

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Despicable Me 2 movie review
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Despicable Me 2 Movie Review #DM2Orlando #Spon

While in Orlando for our Despicable Me 2 Adventure (Disclosure: trip paid for by Universal Studios. Full disclosure at the end of post), we saw the movie before it came out. We saw the 3D version and it was totally worth it! Despicable Me 2 Trailer Here is a quick trailer, so you get an idea of what the movie is about. One of the reasons I loved the first Despicable Me movie is because…

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universal studios and islands of adventure
in Family Life, Reviews

10 Universal Studios Facts and Tips #DM2Orlando #Spon

As part of our Despicable Me 2 Adventure (Trip paid for by Universal Studios. Full disclosure at the end of post), we were given the VIP tour with a Universal Studios Tour Guide. Our tour guide was Jessica and she knew a LOT of interesting facts about Universal Studios. I’m going to share the 10 Universal Studios facts that my family found the most interesting. 10 +1 Universal Studios Facts & Tips 1. Two Parks….

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Our Despicable Me 2 Family Trip Experience #DM2Orlando #Spon

In early June, my kids and I were invited to go on a Despicable Me 2 trip. Universal Studios invited us to see the Despicable Me 2 movie before it is released. All expenses for the trip were covered by Universal Studios. When we first arrived at the Lowe’s Portofino Hotel, this is what was waiting for us in our room. You will see the Minion hat on several of my kids throughout the first…

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Despicable Me 2 poster
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Me and the Minions Go Way Back; Despicable Me 2 Orlando Trip #DM2Orlando #Spon

Tomorrow morning my kids and I are heading to Orlando for a Despicable Me 2 press trip (Disclosure: Universal is paying for our expenses for the trip, but the opinions and excitement are all my own.) We are so excited to see the movie tomorrow night. Despicable Me and I have a bit of a history. The minions keep appearing in my life. Despicable Me at Mom 2.0 A few years ago when I attended…

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