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  Derby Dinner Playhouse is kicking off their 2017-2018 season with the comedy EMPTY NEST!  We saw this great show last week and had so much fun!  In Empty Nest, Helene and George Butler’s children have finally left the nest and they are alone together for the first time in thirty years - but not for long!  One by one,  all three of their grown sons come running back home, with their luggage and laundry in hand, after experiencing some trouble out in “the real world”.  The comedy unfolds and the battle for home turf begins as Mom and Dad...
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Kinky Boots opened at the Kentucky Center this week and it is a must see!   The musical is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy and Tony-winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind.  Inspired by true events, Kinky Boots takes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan. Charlie Price is struggling to live up to his father’s expectations and continue the family business of Price & Son. With the factory’s future hanging...
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    The kids and I attended a Monday evening performance of Derby Dinner's newest Children's Musical Theater production, Fancy Nancy!  This show was so fun and cute and kept the kids interested the entire time!  Katelyn Webb as Nancy was bubbly and outgoing, singing her little heart out!  Marina Hart, Charity Means, & Megan Massie play her friends, all of whom are coming to terms with the roles they have been cast as in the school play!  Mandi Elkins Hutchins does a great job as a comforting mom!  Alfred Jones stole the show with his Shark Rap!  My boys...
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Playtime should be a time for kids to run around, stretch their legs and imaginations! With Spring just around the corner, we are excited to introduce you to Antsy Pants: a new line of Build & Play™ Kits that encourage limitless options of imaginative play for children. Now available exclusively at Target, these easy-to-build, durable play structures feature color-coded Snap and Click™ poles and connectors, making assembly fun and easy for each kit. From sailing the seven seas in your Antsy Pants Pirate Ship to setting up shop in your front yard with the Antsy Pants Lemonade Stand, the adventures are endless. They recently sent us...
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The Mommy Nest received product samples in exchange for our honest review. This review is based strictly on my opinion. Others may have a different opinion or experience with the product listed above. I was provided the sample free of charge by the company or PR agency and I provided my honest opinion. No other type of compensation was received for this review.   Create the perfect birthday party with supplies from Oriental Trading!  I was so excited to find that Oriental offered 1st Birthday party decor and tableware.  I had chosen a Dr. Suess theme for my youngest son's first...
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