Archive | October, 2007

29 October 2007 ~ 3 Comments

School Days, School Days…

So things with SM’s school have been heating up… My work on the PTA is now up and running in full gear. I signed up to promote the school’s Fall Festival and it’s this weekend. When I first signed up I thought I was getting off easy, I mean.. I do PR for a living. [...]

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23 October 2007 ~ 4 Comments

When the world stops… In NKY

When the world stops… In NKY

Well it's raining today so traffic is a mess. IN NKY EVERYTHING GETS THROWN OUT OF WHACK WHEN IT RAINS!! I sure it will end up taking me 40 minutes to drive the 3 miles to my office.

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20 October 2007 ~ 3 Comments

Battle of the Bottle Part 2

So far, so good. I put the B-Man down at 8:30 tonight and by 8:50 p.m. He was out. He put up a little resistance and when he asked for his baba I just explained that they were gone. He was disappointed but took it like a champ. I should mention that he only took [...]

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20 October 2007 ~ 7 Comments

Yikes….That’s a Haircut…

Yikes….That’s a Haircut…

The B-Man just got his hair cut and it's a little shorter than I wanted. I guess I'll need to learn the various clipper lengths before next time.

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19 October 2007 ~ 4 Comments

Breaking from the Bottle….

9:58 p.m. Tonight I’ve decided to try and break the B-man of his bottle. He’s not taking it well. I let him stay up a bit later thinking it would tire him a bit more and help him fall asleep faster. So far, not the case. It has been about 30 minutes since I put [...]

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19 October 2007 ~ 7 Comments

Oh Steve… How My Children Adore You

Do your children ever ask you what happened to Steve from Blue’s Clues? I know mine sure miss him (sorry Joe). Check out this great article from Babble! Steve talk’s about his experience on the show, getting nudie pictures from moms (wow..), and what he’s up to now a days. I was really happy to [...]

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19 October 2007 ~ 5 Comments

What is the world coming to…

What is the world coming to…

Until now, I have always tried to keep my posts on this blog of a “light” nature. I recently I came across a local story that has really sent chills down my spine and I wanted to hear what you all thought. This week Cincinnati Police arrested a 15 year old boy for suspicion of [...]

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18 October 2007 ~ 8 Comments

Mammoth Cave National Park – An Amazing Experience

Mammoth Cave National Park – An Amazing Experience

On Monday we returned home from one of the best vacations we have ever taken. Last week SM’s school was on Fall Break. We took the opportunity to squeeze in one last vacation before winter hits. We thought about it a for a while and finally decided that we would use the time to go [...]

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18 October 2007 ~ 5 Comments

Hot New Kids Clothing Craze

Hot New Kids Clothing Craze

Check out the hot new style the B-man was sporting this morning. Apparently this is his “hot” new winter trend as it is not the first time I have found him this way.    

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16 October 2007 ~ 1 Comment

I’m Sorry..and I miss you!

Sorry I haven't posted, it has been crazy around here. We just got back from vacationing at Mammoth Cave so I've got lots to share.   I'll be updating shortly.   Shannan

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03 October 2007 ~ 6 Comments

In Action: Homework

In Action: Homework

Here’s a quick snapshot of how we spend our evenings now that SM is in school. He looks so grown up doing his “homework.”

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02 October 2007 ~ 6 Comments

It CAN BE EASY Being Green!!

It CAN BE EASY Being Green!!

There’s a great article online by Annie Schoening at Parents.com that talks about easy ways to make your home “green.” The best part about the article is that is shares really easy tips (from other moms) for making your home a little more friendly to the environment. I have to say that the article not [...]

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01 October 2007 ~ 4 Comments

Kids Say the Dardest Things

My oldest, after learning that he could not have ice cream for desert: “Dad, you need to tell mommy what to do!” My very smart husband: “SM, it doesn’t really work that way buddy.”

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