Everything Is #Saucesome with Ragú ® + Recipe


Sitting down for dinner as a family of 7 is not something that happens a lot around here. There are many nights when someone is missing and our family mealtime isn’t quite complete. When we do have the chance to enjoy a meal together we do whatever it takes to make it great! Over the […]

Kids Construct with Geomag

Geomag Mechanics

When it comes to building and constructing things, I think Alexander would spend hours doing nothing but that. He loves to build things with anything he can get his hands on, from blocks to paper cups and anything in between. Knowing his love for building, I knew he was going to love the new sets […]

Curious George 3 on DVD

Curious George 3

My kids have all been fans of Curious George so naturally, we’ve seen all the episodes of the show, read all the books and seen the movies. This past weekend, we actually watched the first two movies in anticipation of seeing Curious George 3 for the first time. About Curious George 3 Launch into the […]

Socks That Inspyr You and Everyone Around You

Inspyr Socks

Earlier this year I set off with a goal to lost weight and I’m not going to lie, it’s been a hell of a struggle. I hurt my knee a month and a half in and have been taking the time to let it heal properly but still making sure I am mobile more.  One […]

Fire Up the Grill with Kraft this 4th of July


It’s a well known fact that I am a lover of cheeseburgers. Honestly, I would eat them for every meal if it was an option. Now that summer is here, we are firing up the grill more, taking advantage of the weather and cooking some delicious meals. Although we do tend to grill up a […]

Get Ready for Skylander’s Day at GameStop – June 27th

Alexander and his Skylanders

If you are a long time reader of this site, then you know that since he was just shy of 3 years old, Alexander has been a diehard Power Ranger fan. Everything he did involved Power Rangers and I thought that his obsession would never end.  And then it did. Just before Christmas 2014, Alexander […]

Beginning and End – The 2014/2015 School Year

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I’m still trying to wrap my head around the fact that it is summer and my kids are done with school. In the fall of 2014, I had a sophomore and freshman in high school, a 1st grader, and then a 2 and 1 year-old at home with me. Now that the school year has […]

Have a Slammin’ Good Time with the Slam ‘n Curve Slide

Slide 'n Curve Water Slide in Action

School is FINALLY out and we are in full summer mode and loving every minute of it. The kids are still attending summer school and volunteering in the mornings but after lunch, we have the day to do as we please. This past week, after some seriously wet, rainy days, the sun broke through the […]

Gifts with a Personal Touch from SOUFEEL Jewelry

Soufeel Charm Bracelet

When faced with the task of purchasing a gift for a friend or loved one, I always try to give something that is personal and memorable because those are the gifts that I love to get, the ones with the personal touch. Yes, for me, nothing makes me happier than knowing that someone put thought […]