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 random.org: 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 […]