Archive | February, 2010

28 February 2010 ~ 13 Comments

Very Important Update

Wooo Hooo ~ It’s official. This blogger will be at BlogHer10! For those of you who are not familiar, BlogHer10 is a blogging conference taking place August 6 & 7 in New York City. I’ve been attending since 2007 and have to say it’s my favorite of all the blogger conferences. If you’re thinking about [...]

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24 February 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Help a Girl Out – Please Vote

Help a Girl Out – Please Vote

My Friend Tricia at Once a Month Mom is participating in a contest with The Mushroom Channel. She submitted a photo of mushrooms she took and now people are voting on their favorite photo.  1st, 2nd, 3rd place prizes awarded with 1st place getting $100!  Voting ends THIS FRIDAY (FEB 26) so please click the [...]

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21 February 2010 ~ 15 Comments

Science Experiments for Kids

I am not really sure where it came from (perhaps Grandma D) but B-Man has been getting issues of National Geographic Little Kids in the mail for a few months now.  The publication is great – filled with information not only on animals, but also about the world.  One of the things I really like [...]

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21 February 2010 ~ 41 Comments

Circus Time in Cincinnati! Zing Zang Zoom Ticket Giveaway

CONTEST CLOSED. The circus is returning to Cincinnati and I’ve got a 4-pack of tickets to giveaway!  Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus returns to Cincinnati Wednesday March 10 – Sunday, March 14 with their latest show, ZING ZANG ZOOM. My boys always love going to the circus when it’s in town, it’s sort [...]

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20 February 2010 ~ 0 Comments

My Little “Angels”

My Little “Angels”

The boys popped out onto the back deck to play in the snow.  Who doesn’t love to make snow angels?

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14 February 2010 ~ 10 Comments

Trying New Things

Earlier this week we celebrated my birthday at a local sushi restaurant.  While the boys will go to just about any restaurant in town, normally they are hesitant to try new foods. Typically we end up  going with generic foods like grilled chicken, chicken nuggets, veggies, etc. Well on this particular evening, something happened.  I [...]

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11 February 2010 ~ 14 Comments

Mommy Bits on Fox 19

If you live in Cincinnati and watch Fox19 news, you may have seen me on their 10 o’clock news last night. PS. It is so weird to see yourself on TV… A reporter with the station contacted me a few weeks ago after reading about my weight loss efforts both here and on the weight [...]

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08 February 2010 ~ 7 Comments

Technology Tip: Blog Analytics Tools

This weekend I attended Blissdom, a blogging conference that takes place in Nashville each year. While there I had a chance to get together with some of my favorite blogging buddies and swap tips and tricks. During one of the conversations we turned to web analytics.  While many of my blogging cohorts use Google Analytics, [...]

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07 February 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Don’t Fart in the Tub

Tonight the boys learned a tough lesson: Don’t fart in the tub. You see, tonight was bath night. Like most nights I filled up the tub with warm water and bubbles and the boys hopped in. Traditionally the boys play for 5-10 minutes and then I come in and wash their hair.  Well tonight when I [...]

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04 February 2010 ~ 6 Comments

Nashville Bound

This weekend I head to Nashville for one of my favorite blogging conferences, Blissdom.  While the conference will be filled with great sessions, I am most excited about seeing my friends.  You see, while we may talk all. the. time. online, there are only a few times a year that we actually get to be [...]

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03 February 2010 ~ 27 Comments

Yo Gabba Gabba, LIVE (Ticket Giveaway)

GIVEAWAY CLOSED. Congrats to Amy Q! You’ve got yourself a pair of tickets to the 5pm show! Yo Gabba Gabba! is coming to Cincinnati, and I’ve got a pair of tickets to giveaway! That’s right. DJ Lance Rock will be boppin’ into town on March 20 for two shows – 2pm & 5pm at the [...]

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02 February 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Wordless Wednesday – Adult Swim

Wordless Wednesday – Adult Swim

For more Wordless Wednesday entries, visit: Wordless Wednesday or 5 Minutes for Mom

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01 February 2010 ~ 11 Comments

Asking for Help.

On Friday something really scary happened. My Dad was let go from his job. He’d been there for 4 years.  He was a model employee.  It was a complete shock, as a matter of fact, we are all still in shock. I am sharing this with you because I am asking for help.  I am [...]

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