Archive | August, 2007

31 August 2007 ~ 2 Comments

Blog Day 2007!

Blog Day 2007!

Did you know that it is BlogDay? Yep, that’s right. BlogDay was created with the belief that bloggers should have a day dedicated to getting to know other bloggers from areas of interest other than that of their blog. So here are my five, non-mommy, blogs for you to explore and enjoy! 1. PostSecret – [...]

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31 August 2007 ~ 4 Comments

Cross Your Fingers… I’m Weak

Last night I began something I’ve been dreading for months – breaking B-man of his bedtime bottle. While I know it isn’t, it feels like one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do. When I put him to bed last night without it he was crushed. I think he thought I was kidding [...]

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31 August 2007 ~ 1 Comment

It’s Official

Some of you that know me, know that I also run a blog called NKYGAL. I just wanted to let you all know that I have decided to put NKYGAL on hiatus for the time being. I just can’t seem to find the time to keep it updated right now. For those of you that [...]

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30 August 2007 ~ 2 Comments

Another Recall….This Time From Toys R Us

Another Recall….This Time From Toys R Us

Photo Copyright Getty Images Toys R Us has announced a recall on an estimated 27,000 Imaginarium Wooden Coloring Cases. The cases were sold Oct. 06 to the present and included crayons, pastels, colored pencils, fiber pens, paintbrush, pencil, water colors, palette, white paint, ruler and pencil sharpener. According to the recall, both the wooden box [...]

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28 August 2007 ~ 9 Comments

Diaper Free Babies?

Diaper Free Babies?

Not sure if any of you caught the article on MSNBC.com – ‘Diaper-free babies’ fad swells, despite critics – yesterday but it essentially talks about how there is a movement (no pun intended) amongst mothers to begin potty training their children when they are still babies called ‘diaper-free’. Individuals supporting the ‘movement’ believe that babies [...]

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27 August 2007 ~ 6 Comments

Kindergarten is Hard

Kindergarten is Hard

It’s true. Kindergarten is hard…. on me. Every day I am thinking about him, out there on his own. Doing his own thing, making friends with kids whose parents I don’t know, eating a lunch that I didn’t prepare. It’s all so weird. Here’s SM at 11 months I know that it is all a [...]

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26 August 2007 ~ 8 Comments

Weekend Getaway

Weekend Getaway

A few weekends ago we headed down to Somerset, KY to do some boating with the family. Somerset is one of our favorite family spots and a place we try to escape to at least once a month for a little R&R (plus, being a small town girl, I like to show the boys what [...]

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24 August 2007 ~ 4 Comments

School Days…

School Days…

Just wanted to share this cute picture of SM getting on the bus the first day of kindergarten!

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24 August 2007 ~ 4 Comments

I Don’t Normally…

…bring work into my blog but I wanted to share this link with you. It’s to a recent segment that I was able to secure for one of my clients. We had a blast during the taping and I think it turned out really well. http://youtube.com/watch?v=KAlpvtBH0sA Enjoy!

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23 August 2007 ~ 4 Comments

Tag, I’m it??

So I have to say that I am absolutely flattered to be tagged by Marketing Mommy for an “8 Random Facts About Me” meme. This is my first meme ever (yes, I was a meme virgin) and was quite surprised to be tagged as I have been a very neglectful blogger recently. Before I begin [...]

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23 August 2007 ~ 3 Comments

I Never Thought I’d Say This…

…but I’m in the PTA. According to Wikipedia: A Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) is a voluntary organization bringing together parents and teachers of pupils in a particular school or school district, usually for fund-raising, building parental involvement at school and other activities relating to the welfare of the school, rather than the progress of individual pupils. With [...]

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04 August 2007 ~ 3 Comments

Mother and Son

Mother and Son

I just love this picture. My mother, who is an AMAZING artist, made it from a picture that was taken of my son and I on my camera.

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02 August 2007 ~ 2 Comments

Fisher Price Recall on Popular Toys

Here we go again with the lead paint… From the Associated Press: WASHINGTON (Aug. 1) – Toy-maker Fisher-Price is recalling 83 types of toys – including the popular Big Bird, Elmo, Dora and Diego characters – because their paint contains excessive amounts of lead. The worldwide recall being announced Thursday involves 967,000 plastic preschool toys [...]

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