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25 March 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Because I’m Ready for June to Be Bustin’ Out!

As many of you know, back in June I left the “Agency World” to go to The Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center in Covington.  For those of you not familiar – The Carnegie is the largest multidisciplinary arts organization in Northern Kentucky and it’s home to six art galleries, a 400+ seat theatre and [...]

13 March 2011 ~ 2 Comments

A “FUN” Way to Spend the Day

Today the boys and I, along with my Mom, headed down to US Bank Arena for Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey’s Circus. The theme of this year’s show was FUNundrum, and boy was it fun. The boys were on the edge of their seats the entire time.  From the amazing tight rope walkers to [...]

06 March 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Time for a Spring Cleaning

Today I did what I have been putting off for months. Something none of us enjoys doing……I went through my closet and picked out the items I’ve A) Out grown B) Stopped wearing. While I was dreading doing it, and while it took me over an hour, I must say it felt awesome. There was so [...]

01 March 2011 ~ 24 Comments

Ticket Giveaway – Ringling Bros. FUNundrum {Closed}

Contest Closed: Congratulations to reader Stacey Karlosky!!  Your name was drawn as the winner of the family 4-pack of tickets.  Check your inbox for an email!!! It’s no secret that my boys and I love the circus. We go every year. It’s a tradition. So why do I mention this?  Well Ringling Bros. Barnum & [...]

15 February 2011 ~ 2 Comments


Do you ever have that moment where all feels right with the world? When all seems to be going smoothly? A moment that has you giving thanks to the BIG guy up above? That’s how I feel right now. I feel so blessed. I have a wonderful husband, two amazing and happy children, my family [...]

05 February 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Freedom Center Launches New iPhone App

Cincinnati is lucky enough to be home to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. Yesterday they announced a new iPhone app that guides you as you tour the Center. Being the total geek that I am, I can’t wait to get over there and try it out. The new iPod tour at the National Underground [...]

23 January 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Every Last Penny Counts!

It takes a lot of pennies to buy a Wii game ;-)

The B-Man is determined to buy Super Mario Galaxy for the Wii. He’s been saving his money for weeks, counting it daily. This has def. been a good lesson in “earning” your toys and understanding the value of a dollar.

18 January 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Dhani Jones Knocking Out Odors

Thought these Febreze Sport outtake videos with Dhani Jones were fun.  Always good to see our Bengals out there, even if this season hasn’t been the best. Reminds me that I still need to eat at his restaurant!

17 January 2011 ~ 4 Comments

Punch Me Ten Times, Please!


A few weeks ago my friend Andi launched a new blog with two of her friends called Lunch It Punch It, a fun way to eat healthier (and save $$$) by packing your lunch rather than eating out. The timing of the launch of Lunch It Punch It was perfect for two reasons: A) My darling [...]

09 January 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Creating a Chickasaw Indian Village Diorama

For the past two weeks my oldest has been working on a class project that involved him researching and writing about an Indian Tribe of his choice (Chickasaw) and creating a diorama of the Tribe’s village. I can’t tell you how proud I am off him. He has spent so much time on this project. [...]

29 December 2010 ~ 3 Comments

The Art of The Air Force

Now that I am working in the arts, I feel like I am starting to notice art more and more everywhere I go. Not the obvious places… but in places where you wouldn’t expect to find it. Take yesterday for example. Yesterday I had the opportunity to tour the National Museum of the US Air [...]

26 December 2010 ~ 15 Comments

My Christmas Gift Has Four Wheels

As many of you may recall, earlier this year I received a BMW as my Mother’s Day gift.  At first I loved this car. I had wanted one forever and it had everything – leather interior, sunroof, Bluetooth, navigation. I was in heaven…. so I thought. As time went on, the car began to have [...]

22 December 2010 ~ 4 Comments

Merry Christmas From Our Family to Yours

21 December 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Sweet Notes

I stopped by my office yesterday while I was out running errand with the boys. We were there for about 10 minutes so I gave the boys some paper and pens to draw with. This is what I found this morning when I went to use my notepad. My 5 year old wrote it. Needless [...]

20 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Kids Eat Free in Cincinnati

We’re all trying to cut costs where we can so I thought you guys would appreciate knowing that my friend and co-blogger at Family Friendly Cincinnati, Kristin just wrote an awesome post on places in northern Kentucky and Cincinnati that offer Kids Eat Free nights. Her list includes everything from Skyline Chili (Check your location) [...]