Archive | August, 2009

31 August 2009 ~ 28 Comments

Disney On Ice Presents 100 Years of Magic Giveaway

Contest Closed. Congratulations to Jenny Miller Horn! She won a 4-pack of tickets to Disney on Ice Presents 100 Years of Magic! Thank you to everyone who entered! If you are still trying to win tickets, head over to Family Friendly Cincinnati where April is giving away another 4-pack! I love Disney on Ice shows. [...]

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31 August 2009 ~ 5 Comments

Family Movie Night

Saturday night my Mom and I took SM down to Fountain Square for Family Movie Night. Kung Fu Panda was playing and I knew SM would love to see it.  I’d heard about the event through Fountain Square’s Twitter account earlier in the day. More about this in a minute. The movie was scheduled to [...]

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30 August 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Woot, Woot! Kodak Zi6 Cameras

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Woot, Woot! Kodak Zi6 Cameras

In July when I was at BlogHer I was lucky enough to receive a gift bag from the Socialluxe party that contained a super-cute pink Kodak Zi6 video camera. In love with my camera (thank you Kodak for being so generous!), I was excited to see refurbished Kodak Zi6′s featured on Woot.com today. Woot.com is [...]

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26 August 2009 ~ 3 Comments

Exciting New Adventure

Now that it’s been up and running for a few weeks I wanted to share some exciting news with you….. Myself, along with two of my “Mom” friends have launched a new blog for families in Cincinnati! I know, I am insane for starting another blog but I really love it, and I hope you [...]

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26 August 2009 ~ 19 Comments

Wordless Wednesday – Culinary Chaos

This post is part of Wordless Wednesday, for more like it, visit 5 Minutes for Mom,Wordless Wednesday or Twitter Moms.

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24 August 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Its Germ Bustin Time!Clorox and the What to Expect Guide

Its Germ Bustin Time!Clorox and the What to Expect Guide

Clorox What To Expect Blog Tour! BODY,.aolmailheader {font-size:10pt; color:black; font-family:Arial;} a.aolmailheader:link {color:blue; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} a.aolmailheader:visited {color:magenta; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} a.aolmailheader:active {color:blue; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} a.aolmailheader:hover {color:blue; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} Well it’s that time of year again.The time all germs look foreword to.Time to head back to school or as I call it Germ-A-Palosa.Here’s the thing.How do you keep [...]

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24 August 2009 ~ 7 Comments

Easy Recipes: Southwest BBQ Pizza

This week, my husband Marty has generously offered to “guest post” and share his Southwest BBQ Pizza recipe with us for Mouthwatering Monday.  As you know, my husband is the head chef in our household – doing a majority of the creative (non meal in a box) cooking.  Today he’s sharing a recipe for a [...]

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23 August 2009 ~ 4 Comments

Adventures in Couponing Part 2

A few months ago I wrote about my efforts to start couponing. Having never used them before, I went to the experts – Marianne, Erin, Marcy & Andrea – for help and managed to save $35 off my bill. I was hooked. Well, after a slow start (totally my fault – due to hectic summer [...]

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21 August 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Baseball and Ballet

Here in Cincinnati we are lucky enough to have a VERY ACTIVE social media community. It really does seem like there is always an event or meet up taking place.  Well along those lines… I wanted to share two cool events that are taking place on September 20. Blogger Day at the Reds (open to [...]

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19 August 2009 ~ 8 Comments

Wordless Wednesday – First Day of School

This post is part of Wordless Wednesday, for more like it, visit 5 Minutes for Mom, Wordless Wednesday or Twitter Moms.

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18 August 2009 ~ 7 Comments

Back to School Fashion Show

With school starting tomorrow, last weekend SM and I headed out to the stores to pick up his fall wardrobe for school. While you would think it would be like any other shopping trip with a young, seven year old boy  – lots of complaining and asking when we will be done– this year it [...]

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18 August 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Cincinnati Women Bloggers Meets Saturday

Hey Cincy friends – Just a quick reminder that Cincinnati Women Bloggers meets this Saturday, 10am at the Cincinnati Ballet.  You can get more info and RVSP, here. We’ll be talking about BlogHer, as well as what you’re interested in learning about over the course of the upcoming months.

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18 August 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Box Tops For Education at Sam’s Club

Box Tops For Education at Sam’s Club

If you have a child in elementary school, you probably know all about collecting Box Tops for Education. Well you’ll be interested to learn that now through September 4, certain brands at Sam’s Club will have more Box Tops coupons on them! That’s right, bonus Box Tops! Participating brands include: Cheerios, Ziploc containers, Ziploc sandwich [...]

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14 August 2009 ~ 4 Comments

It Just Sucks

This weekend we head down to Somerset, KY to spend our last weekend boating on Lake Cumberland before school starts, and it sucks! It sucks not because I don’t love school and want my children to have great educations, but because it means that summer is coming to an end. It means that before you [...]

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12 August 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Azteca Meal Essentials, Quick, Easy and Oh So Good!

Azteca Meal Essentials, Quick, Easy and Oh So Good!

I don’t know if many of you know this but my family and I lived for many years in New Mexico and Texas. That’s where we got our first taste of great Mexican cooking. My mouth waters just thinking about the salsas, fresh warm tortillas, rice, cheeses not to mention the tender shredded beef, chicken [...]

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