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03 August 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Wordless Wednesday – Tickle, Tickle

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29 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Making Memories

These are the sort of days I hope they remember when they think back on their childhood(s). Lazy days on the lake. Seeing who can do the best canon ball or flip off the boat. It’s part of what summer should be, right?        

23 July 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Dieting Lesson: Not All Salads Are Healthy

Since being on this diet, salads have come to be my best friend. They are an easy meal to prepare at home and when dining out, just about every restaurant has a couple of good salads on their menu.  One thing I am learning though, is that just because it’s a salad, doesn’t mean it’s [...]

20 July 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Another Birthday Passes

A few weeks ago the boys, my Mom and I spent an afternoon at Lazer Kraze. The afternoon made such an impression on my oldest, that we returned this past weekend for his BIG 9th Birthday! I can’t believe another year has passed. Each one seems to go by faster than the last and I [...]

13 July 2011 ~ 5 Comments

Vacation-Palooza –> Cincinnati Museum Center

During the month of June my husband traveled quite a bit. To distract ourselves the boys and I set out on what we called, “Vacation-Palooza.”  Translated, I took off several days from work and we ran around town having a variety of adventures. Included in our adventures were two trips to the Cincinnati Museum Center [...]

06 July 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Wordless Wednesday: A Girl’s Gotta Let Loose Sometimes

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01 July 2011 ~ 6 Comments

What Have I Been ‘Weight’ing For

I have been dieting again, and it’s finally working. Now, before you roll your eyes at me, remembering all those times I told you I was going to get in shape (see long list of links below), please give me a moment to explain. December 2007 – Rocks (I am back on a diet) [...]

01 July 2011 ~ 2 Comments


Apparently my husband and I need to keep it down…..  

30 June 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Highfield Discovery Garden’s Big Bugs

Yesterday the boys and I along with my Mom celebrated our final day of “Vacation-palooza” with a trip to BIG BUGS at Highfield Discovery Garden. We’d never been before, but I must tell you, we LOVED it and will definitely go back.   A BIG Daddy Long-Legs   Help! A BIG ant is coming to get us! [...]

29 June 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Summer of Fun: Wordless Wednesday

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24 June 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Vote – Help The OTR Foundation Win a Preservation Grant

The OTR Foundation is up for a preservation grant, but they need our help.   Here’s what’s going on. The grant is part of “This Place Matters,” a contest sponsored by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the Over-the-Rhine Foundation is currently in first place, but not by much.  Click on the QR Code [...]

23 June 2011 ~ 17 Comments

Lazer Kraze – It’s Not Just for The Kids (Giveaway)

Lately I have been using some of my vacation days at work to organize special outings with the boys.  Today we grabbed my mom and headed to Lazer Kraze in Erlanger.  Now while I have been to Lazer Kraze before, I have never partaken in the activities. I am usually the one just watching, holding [...]

22 June 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Mr. Personality

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20 June 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Making His Acting Debut

This past weekend my son “S” made his acting debut at The Carnegie, performing as the opening act for Suits That Rock, The Carnegie’s big fundraiser.  I cannot even put to words how proud I am of him as well as the other three boys, all ages 7-11, who performed in front of a SOLD [...]

15 June 2011 ~ 2 Comments

SPLASHtacular Fun in Warren County

Today I wanted to share with you a cool promotion going on over on the Warren County CVB Facebook page – The Splashground Vacation Sweepstakes. The timing for sharing this is perfect as just today on my other blog, Family Friendly Cincinnati, Kristin wrote a post on Family Summer Bucket Lists where all the contributors shared their [...]