Archive | February, 2012

Tuesday’s Tribulation: Mommy bids adieu to local Playland

I promised myself when I started this blog that I would never speak, or type, negatively about any local establishment. My purpose was to support local businesses and encourage others to do the same especially local businesses that pertain to motherhood, children, and the like since I myself am in the throes of motherhood. However […]

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It‘s Totsy Time! You’re invited to save 90% off retail

What is Totsy? Totsy is where the savvy moms shop. This is where moms on the go can get the latest and greatest baby fashions, baby gear, children’s clothes, shoes, and so much more. Here is what you need to know: Membership is free click here Exclusive sales for kids, moms and families Savings of […]

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My Urban Toddler…Mommy’s little Oasis

My hubby and I attended a Christmas party back in January and while there I had the opportunity to chat with a friend I hadn’t spoken with in forever, mostly because we became moms.  Isn’t it crazy how one minute you are just two couples hanging out drinking wine, having sushi, laughing about life, not […]

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Tribute to Fat Tuesday that includes a GIVEAWAY!!!

Happy Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday!!! Today is the day to celebrate; it is the last hoorah before Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent.  Which means it is time to get those indulgences out-of-the-way before tomorrow. My indulges include, and in no particular order…… Paczki Fat Tuesday means Paczki, pronounced (poonch-key). Paczki are traditional polish pastries that are deep-fried, […]

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Crazy Weekend Part I of II: Native Sons and Daughters go to Camp Miakonda & House Showing

This weekend has been crazy to say the least; it has been full of love, laughter, lack of sleep, and reflection. It started off Friday Night with my hubby and daughter leaving for their first camping excursion with Native Sons and Daughters Program. The NATIVE SONS AND DAUGHTERS PROGRAMS is a program that emphasizes the […]

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Valentine’s Day: 12 Date Nights in/near Toledo

Since there is so much commotion the morning of Valentine’s Day, with the kiddos treats, valentines for school, and this year we actually received a few inches of snow (like the third time this year, extremely unusual for Northwest Ohio, we usually get good amount of snow) so the kiddos needed to pack their shoes and wear […]

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Valentine’s Day….Hello Kitty Cookie pops…Lego men, and more!

I realize I have been M.I.A. but we have been busy.  So busy that I am tired so I will keep the typing to a minimum and let the pictures speak for themselves. I recovered from the whole cake pop incident and moved onto cookies.  Instead of Hello Kitty cake pops my daughter was quite […]

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Mommy vs. the Cake Pops!!

My love affair for Cake Pops started when I was pregnant with my youngest daughter.  It was a mid-morning and I needed a little pick-me-up, as most preggos do. So I drove through the local Starbucks drive-thru and to my delighted they had these things called Cake Pops.  Cake Pops? Do I dare? I do! So, I […]

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Momup! Monday: Making time for Mom, Michael’s Cake decorating classes, Book Club, and more.

Far too often it seems like moms get so caught up in their children’s lives that they forget to live their own. I am sure we have all been witness to the “crazy mom”, you know the one, shoot you might even be her.  The mom that is constantly running one child from one activity […]

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Pink Lemonade Baby Shower

One of the moms in our playgroup announced that she was expecting her third child roughly six/seven months ago, and right away all of us moms were thinking baby shower!   Granted we knew we had to wait a few months but we had great time thinking about various ideas and sharing our own baby shower […]

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