Archive | March, 2007

29 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

How Hard Do You Rock?

How Hard Do You Rock?

On April 21, Julien’s Auctions kicks off the Icons of Music auction, benefiting Music Rising, a charity that replaces instruments lost in Hurricane Katrina. The auction features 196 rock-related items, including a record sleeve signed by Bob Dylan, a pair of great pants that belonged to Jimi Hendrix and a saxophone signed by Bill Clinton [...]

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27 March 2007 ~ 4 Comments

Government Abortion Buyoffs?

Texas legislator proposes $500 to stop abortions. A Texas legislator has proposed that pregnant women considering abortion be offered $500 not to end their pregnancies. I am not sure what I think of this, but when I read it I immediately thought I should blog about it. Republican State Sen. Dan Patrick, who also is [...]

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27 March 2007 ~ 2 Comments

New Study Finds Daycare Leads To Poor Behavior

I was reading the NY Times this morning (I woke up early and couldn’t fall back a sleep) and stumbled upon this article: Poor Behavior Is Linked to Time in Day Care. As a mother that has had the opportunity to both send her children to daycare and to have the benefits of a relative [...]

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23 March 2007 ~ 1 Comment

I’m a Winner?

I can’t believe it. I actually won something. I belong to The Mom Blogs and as part of their grand opening celebration they were giving away fun “bags o gifts.” I about fell over when I logged on today and saw that MommyBits had been selected as a winner. I feel like Richard Smiley from [...]

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23 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Favorite Soundtracks

Favorite Soundtracks

Over the weekend I had the opportunity to rediscover my CD collection. Since the advent of the MP3 player my CDs have been locked away in a box in our basement. Going through the collection I started to notice that I had a lot of soundtrack CDs. Now, I don’t know about you, but with [...]

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22 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

This is it.. I promise

This is it.. I promise

Ok… So this is the last post on coffee for a while. So I was just reading my favorite pop culture blog, POP CANDY over at USA Today and came across the following. Apparently there is a guy named Winter whose life goal is to visit every Starbucks location in the World. He has already [...]

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20 March 2007 ~ 3 Comments

Irony…

On Sunday morning I had a few errands to run and I had decided to take both boys with me. My DH had been wonderful all weekend and I wanted to give him a little “me” time.Everything started off great. 11:00 am Begin preparing for trip outside of the home. While my boys are older [...]

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16 March 2007 ~ 1 Comment

10 Things About NKYGAL

I figure that a lot of us out there have blogs that we read on a regular basis but that we might not know much about the person doing the blogging. I thought it would be fun just go put myself out there and share these 10 random facts about myself and give you a [...]

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15 March 2007 ~ 2 Comments

Dunkin’ Donuts Celebrates Spring

Dunkin’ Donuts Celebrates Spring

For those of you that fought the crowds at your local Starbucks today for free coffee, you’ll be happy to learn that Dunkin’ Donuts is celebrating the first day of spring (March 21) by offering free 16-ounce iced coffees all day. As a mommy that needs her coffee to get up and going each day, [...]

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14 March 2007 ~ 5 Comments

Should You Circumcise Your Son?

There has been a lot of talk lately about whether or not you should have your son circumcised. As a mother of two young boys I find this to be a very interesting conversation. Personally, it was not even a “real” discussion for us. My DH and I talked briefly about it both times but [...]

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14 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

The Magic Bullet Blender

Product: Magic BulletMaker: Homeland Housewares How I heard About It: InfomercialsRating: 3 Stars (limited review) For Christmas this year my sister-in-law gave my family a Magic Bullet blender. If you are not familiar, the Magic Bullet is one of those products that is sold through infomercials on TV. Not being one to ever purchase anything [...]

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13 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

NKYGAL’s Tuesday Picks

Looking for something fun to do over your lunch hour today? Here are some great blogs and Web sites worth checking out: Waiter Rant: If you are like me, you probably worked your way through college by waiting tables at various neighborhood restaurants (OK, and a truck stop… shut up). If this is the case [...]

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12 March 2007 ~ 1 Comment

Who Are You, and What Have You Done With My Husband?

Who Are You, and What Have You Done With My Husband?

Something bizarre is going on tonight. So far, since coming home from dinner, my DH has done the dishes, cleaned the kitchen, put in a load of laundry and is currently giving the boys a bath. Not to say that my DH isn’t a wonderful help around the house, he is, but this is just [...]

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12 March 2007 ~ 2 Comments

Product Review: The Magic Bullet – Blender or Blunder?

Product Review: The Magic Bullet – Blender or Blunder?

Product: Magic Bullet Maker: Homeland Housewares How I heard About It: Infomercials Rating: 3 Stars (limited review) For Christmas this year my sister-in-law gave my family a Magic Bullet blender. If you are not familiar, the Magic Bullet is one of those products that is sold through infomercials on TV. Not being one to ever [...]

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11 March 2007 ~ 1 Comment

I’ve Guess It’s a Compliment

Me: “SMB, Your eyes look like chocolate pudding.” SMB: “Mommy, Your eyes look like bear’s fur.”

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