Archive | May, 2011

22 May 2011 ~ 5 Comments

A Day at Great American Ball Park That We Won’t Forget

Let me just start by saying thank you to Jenny & Emily of Mommin It Up and Tide. Today they hosted an event at Great American Ballpark that my boys will never forget – they got to go onto the field for batting practice! The day started with a quick overview of Tide Stain Release, [...]

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20 May 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Help a young girl battling Leukemia by visiting Abuelos

Following is a guest post from my friend Kristin. I hope you’ll all take a moment to read over it, then head to Abuelos on Monday to help out. As a mother of a child close to Maya’s age, this just breaks my heart. —— Sometimes life throws you a mean curve ball but you [...]

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16 May 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Gluten Free Chicken Nuggets?

As I mentioned yesterday we recently began trying to eat foods that are Gluten free. Today we tried gluten free chicken nuggets. Let me start by saying that I am anti-chicken nugget. I’ve never been a fan (especially after seeing Jamie Oliver recreate how they are made). But, as I’ve started moving towards gluten free [...]

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15 May 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Eating Better, One Bite at a Time

Last week I started a new adventure… A culinary one. One that will have my family eating healthier, more nutritious meals and in the long run, feeling better. To get started I met my good friend Phyllis, who happens to be a nutrition expert (and consultant), at Kroger to learn how to shop better and [...]

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08 May 2011 ~ 16 Comments

National Water Safety Month (Giveaway)

My family spends a lot of time in the water. Whether it’s at our local pool, or down at Lake Cumberland, we are a water family. Because we spend so much time in and around water, water safety is something I spend A LOT of time thinking about. From a 3 foot deep pool, to [...]

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05 May 2011 ~ 2 Comments

My Mom’s Amazing and CincyChic Agrees!

One night a few weeks ago I was playing around on Facebook  when an update from CincyChic caught my eye: Those of you who know me me, know how much I admire, and am inspired by, my Mother. I actually wrote a post about her back in September of 2009. I decided to go ahead [...]

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