Archive | May, 2008

31 May 2008 ~ 4 Comments

Another Busy Weekend

Another Busy Weekend

Wow. Another busy, fun and adventure filled Saturday at our house. We started off the day watching SM play his final soccer game of the spring session. He really has come along way since he started playing four months ago. Soccer has been huge in helping him with his confidence, with his listening and attention [...]

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28 May 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Birthday Spending. What’s Normal?

Birthday Spending. What’s Normal?

So this Saturday SM has been invited to attend a birthday party for one of his friends from school (he’s in Kindergarten). This is the first time that he’s been invited to a party where the parent of the child does not also happen to be one of my gal pals. While I am excited [...]

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28 May 2008 ~ 12 Comments

Birthday Spending. What’s Normal?

Birthday Spending. What’s Normal?

So this Saturday SM has been invited to attend a birthday party for one of his friends from school (he’s in Kindergarten). This is the first time that he’s been invited to a party where the parent of the child does not also happen to be one of my gal pals. While I am excited [...]

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27 May 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Father’s Day Giveaway!

Father’s Day Giveaway!

This Father’s Day if you must give the ‘Dad’ in your life a tie, then you might as well go all out and make sure it’s the best. Mommy Bits Reviews is happy to offer you the chance to give the man in your lift one of the best ties out there — from Bird [...]

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25 May 2008 ~ 9 Comments

What’s In a Name?

As I was perusing my reader this morning, catching up on my favorite blogs, I came across a really interesting post by Jenn, er… I mean The Other Jennifer, er… I mean Huckdoll (giggle). In her post Jen writes about the evolution of her blog, and how she arrived at it’s name, Huckdoll’s Hood. This [...]

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23 May 2008 ~ 6 Comments

Camping Out

Camping Out

For a couple of weeks now the boys have been asking their Dad when they were going to get to go camping. Unfortunately things have been so busy lately that we have not even had a chance to think about it, let a lone make it happen. Well tonight Marty decided that it was time [...]

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23 May 2008 ~ 11 Comments

Blogger Meet Up – You’re Invited!!

If you live in the greater Cincinnati area, Girlfriendology and I are organizing a Women’s Blogger Meet up on June 21. The meet up will be at 10:00 a.m. at The Bean Haus in Covington, KY. It will be casual and a lot of fun. Leave a comment and/or email me at [email protected] if you [...]

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22 May 2008 ~ 1 Comment

What’s Going On

Ok. I know I suck. I haven’t posted since the weekend. My world has been insane this week with work (and American Idol…whatever, don’t judge) and I have not gotten online much. I promise to make it up and post this weekend. In the meantime head over to Mommy Bits Reviews. I’ve got two giveaways [...]

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19 May 2008 ~ 7 Comments

Wonderful World of Nana Star Review and Give Away

Wonderful World of Nana Star Review and Give Away

Not long ago we were contacted by the wonderful people at EE Publishing. Better known as Laughfriendly. The two sisters, Elizabeth Sills and Elena Patrice co-founders of EE publishing, along with Linda Saker -the daughter of Nana Star’s creator and mother of the authors, have produced what I consider one of the most wonderful series [...]

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18 May 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Weekly Giveaway – Meerkat Manor Complete 1st Season

Weekly Giveaway – Meerkat Manor Complete 1st Season

As many of you know I recently had the opportunity to get up close and personal with the elephants at my local zoo. To celebrate that cool behind-the-scenes experience I’m giving away the complete first season of Animal Planet’s Meerkat Manor on DVD. To win, simply tell us about the coolest animal encounter you’ve had. [...]

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18 May 2008 ~ 0 Comments

New Giveaway

New giveaway going on at Mommy Bits Reviews. Check it out.

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17 May 2008 ~ 7 Comments

A Day at the Fair

A Day at the Fair

Today my parents and I took the boys down to a street festival in Covington, KY called Maifest. It’s a pretty typical festival – beer, craft booths, tons of food and rides and games for younger children. We spent about three hours battling through the crowds perusing the booths – lots of jewelry and hand [...]

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17 May 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Ragu Fresh & Simple Pouches

Ragu Fresh & Simple Pouches

There is a joke around my house that if I could, I would eat Spaghetti every day. Now this is a little extreme, but it is one of my favorite dishes and I do love to eat it. One issue I run into when making spaghetti at my house is that the amount of sauce [...]

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15 May 2008 ~ 10 Comments

Pay It Forward

Pay It Forward

On Thursday I was driving in to work and the rain was coming down pretty hard. As I was driving down the road I watched a mechanic dash across the street to give a woman waiting at the bus stop an umbrella. The moment really touched me. In today’s busy world I feel like that [...]

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14 May 2008 ~ 23 Comments

Wordless Wednesday – Lady Liberty

Wordless Wednesday – Lady Liberty

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