November 2010

Happy Thanksgiving!!! What’s on your agenda for today? Basting a bird? Scrubbing your sink spotless for your mother-in-law’s arrival? Battling a blizzard to get to a family dinner? Waiting for hours in an airport?   […]


Wordless Wednesday - Jackson in a tree

Actually this picture doesn’t even begin to show the size of this tree or how high Jackson climbed! Jackson has been climbing trees since he was four and so I was surprisingly calm until he […]


I almost called this giveaway, “A Perfect Giveaway for Your Boy,” and then I remembered. When I was a little girl, the one item I always had on my list, and I never received, was […]



I have worn these boots since I took them out of the box! I first heard about Earth® Footwear on Twitter and on mom blogs. (Yes, social media buzz sure works!) I immediately wanted to […]


Hi Tacklers, Carmen here reporting for tackling duty! This week, I am tackling musty towels — and I have an easy laundry tip I want to share with you that I have been using for […]


Black Friday is fast approaching. Have you planned your mode of attack? What stores will you find yourself in line for bright and early Friday morning? If you are still looking to find the best […]


My daughters have been making their Christmas Wish Lists since the very first Holiday commercial they saw on tv back in October. Needless to say, the lists get longer and longer with every passing day […]


Magic of Narnia Ice Palace Event

When does your family start decorating for Christmas? Do you get those decorations out the day after Halloween or do you wait until the beginning of December? Despite my strong desire to start decorating as […]

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When David Shannon was a boy, he drew a picture book with the words “No” and “David” and illustrations of David getting into trouble. Years later that picture book became No, David!, and the newest […]


5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere

Welcome to our weekly roundup here at “5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere”. As you know, you can come back all week and add a post or giveaway to our Mister Linky. Be sure to check […]