It’s pool season, and my girls have already begun the daily request to go swimming. While my oldest has turned into a fish, diving and swimming, my little needs a bit more confidence. She is taking swim lessons, but for now she prefers to stay on the steps. To help her gain confidence in the water, I got her a Stearns Puddle Jumper.
Fairies, adventure, love and rock and roll! That is the new animated film by George Lucas Strange Magic, and my girls loved it. Now available on DVD, Strange Magic is a magical story about fairies who just happen to know some very popular rock and roll tunes. So popular that my daughters were amazed when mom and […]
A good sandwich always makes me think of my grandfather. He loved a thick sandwich with meat, cheese and veggies piled high. He used to call it an Army man’s sandwich. Of course, a sandwich isn’t complete without my favorite condiment — mayonnaise. And making a sandwich with Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise just got easier with […]
“The Motherhood would like to send you a box filled with some of our favorite things. How does that sound?” Ummm, yes please! When that question arrived in my inbox I didn’t hesitate. Of course, who wouldn’t want to receive a box filled with surprise gifts? Arriving just in time for Mother’s Day, when my box […]
Have you experienced that stale car smell? Or even worse, the dreaded car funk? Don’t be embarrassed, everyone has. The important thing is to do something about it. The easy solution is an air freshener, but not all air fresheners are equal. In the past they were big, bulky and a bit of an eyesore. But thanks to the new PERK Visor Wrap, you can have fresh air without a giant air freshener.
As a germaphobe, asthmatic with serious allergies breathing clean air is really important to me. I have always run several air purifiers throughout my home. It is important to me to remove pollutants from the air my family breathes for our health. The newest addition to my arsenal of air purifiers is the Holmes® Smart Air Purifier with WeMo.
When my daughter started Kindergarden, I searched the Internet for ideas about what to send her for lunch. For a brief moment I toyed with the idea of creating fancy shapes and gourmet lunches with cute food art. The Pinterest pictures were so cute. I scrolled through hundreds of adorable ideas. And then I came to my senses — food art? That is way too complicated for an everyday lunch.
Adorable monkeys plus a heartwarming underdog story is the recipe for success with Disneynature’s Monkey Kingdom. The documentary about a tribe of monkeys in South Asia tells the story of Maya, a scrappy female monkey at the bottom of the family hierarchy. Because of her low position in the class system, she last in line for […]
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