Archive | March, 2012

The Versatile Blogger Award

I was nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by The Good, the bad, and the Saggy.  It is such an honor to be nominated especially by such a creative, funny, and respected blogger. Thank you!!  And thank you to all of you for taking a moment out of your day to visit this Mom on […]

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FYI: Bananaoats is having a Chobani Giveaway, enter today!!!

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OWN: Oprah’s Next Chapter…Transcendental Meditation?

Okay, so I have already admitted it once but here goes again, I think I am a Oprah fan. My mother used to watch Oprah when I was a child and I never really got into the show.  I take that back, I did watch Oprha’s favorite things, those were entertaining. Anyway, here I am 30 […]

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Spring has Sprung Clothing Swap was a Success!

Our Playgroup had a spring clothing swap this week and it was a success thanks to the awesome moms in our group.  And a special thanks to our mom who allowed us to occupy her house for the evening, thank you for hosting Jill! Here’s the invite that went out to our playgroup mommies….   […]

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Scary Mommy Moment: You can’t find your child!!

It is one of every mother’s worst fears, a child being separated from her in a crowded public place.  Imagine taking your children out to enjoy a pleasant afternoon together and what had the potential of becoming a memorable afternoon turns into a horrible nightmare.   You and your children are together and then suddenly you […]

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Do you believe in Angels?

From the time I was, goodness, I guess since I can remember, I have believed in Angels. I remember being a very young child, probably around the age of 3, and watching It’s a Wonderful Life.  It was at the end of the movie, after the visions Clarence shared with George, illustrating the difference he […]

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!

Grant me a sense of humor, Lord, The saving grace to see a joke, To win some happiness from life, And pass it on to other folk. As luck of the Irish would have it we enjoyed hanging out with friends today, the day before St. Patrick’s Day, so we had an Irish themed play […]

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Mad Men Premiere House Party!!

I am so excited; the package arrived today with all the goodies for our Mad Men Premier House party. I will not be divulging the contents of the box since I would like that to remain a surprise for our guest. For those of you not familiar with Mad Men (where have you been??) here is […]

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Savor your Saturdays…you only get 940

While standing in line at Toys R Us this past Saturday the cover of the latest edition of Parents magazine caught my attention. You know all those captivating saying they place on the cover in hopes of getting some sucker to purchase the magazine.  It read, be an in-the-moment mom, 7 ideas that will bring […]

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No More Rack = Name Brands at 60-90% off retail

I just went to the grocery store today and as usual I spent more than I would like to admit, even with my coupons, and my shopper’s card.  I had planned on going shopping for spring shoes tomorrow, I was envisioning a cute little strappy sandal or wedge but it occurred to me that the kiddos will […]

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