Seriously Considering An Electric Scooter For My Dad

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My Dad is 77 years old, and a week ago Saturday something awful happened – he was taking a load of laundry out of the dryer at home and he lost his balance, fell backwards, and fractured his pelvis. I know, OUCH.  It’s six weeks of as little movement as possible while he heals, and […]

Scholastic Parent and Child- June/July

SCHOLASTIC PARENT & CHILD MAGAZINE Welcomes Summer in the June/July Issue This month’s issue of Parent & Child has some hot and sizzling features that will get your family ready for summer. From Fourth of July crafts, to a Father’s Day gift guide, a great story about balancing tech in your family and managing your “inner” stage mom. See […]

Things My Mother Left Me

For this week’s special Mother’s Day Blog Blast, Parent Bloggers Network is asking us what our Mothers handed down to us.  I was adopted when I was 16 months old,  so I might not have resembled my Mother physically, but she definitely passed some traits down to me.  She passed away in 1997, a month […]

Take One Minute and Do Something Meaningful!

Beginning November 7th, McDonald’s will not only be putting Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa toys into Happy Meals, they will also be launching “One Minute to Move It” — a global children’s well-being program designed to encourage kids to see what a difference a minute can make. It is all about inspiring kids to take one […]

We’re Going To The Circus!

Me, to my husband: “I’m so excited for the kids and you to be going to your first circus.” My husband, to me: “How will it be any different than a normal day at our house?” haha, he’s a funny guy. People, we are going to the CIRCUS tonight!! Thanks to the beautiful, wonderful, amazing […]

Super-huge Suave giveaway, five winners get six products each!!

This giveaway is closed, congratulations to the five winners chosen by SUAVE WINNERS 129 Stephanie Jackson Mississippi Songbird 36 Susan Varney 167 Beverly Paquin 18 Anna! Beth & Cory’s Mom 21 Kim What’s That Smell? You will be receiving an email from me requesting your mailing address so the excellent prize pack can be […]