Archives for March 2011

Perhaps I could borrow some hunny?

Deep in the Hundred Acre Wood, where Christopher Robin plays, you’ll find the enchanted neighborhood, of Christopher’s childhood days. A donkey named Eeyore is his friend, and Kanga and little Roo. … [Read more...]

I think I need to figure out this whole blog hop thing…

UPDATE: 2:08pm 3/31 Oh bugger, today would be the day that my blog does not like my GFC coding.... :( Sigh....See, I know how it works. I see great blogs do it all  the time. I just need to jump … [Read more...]

Josh Duhamel’s tokidoki relief run!

Are you a runner? Do you live in SoCal?In an effort to raise money for Japan, actor Josh Duhamel (“When in Rome,” “Transformers”) is hosting a Relief Run in Santa Monica, CA this coming … [Read more...]

Recaro has earned my love

Three years ago when I heard the name Recaro I thought aftermarket Motorcross seats.  Fast forward to now, three years and two kids later, when I hear Recaro I think AMAZING car seat. So  I was beyond … [Read more...]

Yeehaw! Rango The Videogame (review)

Giddyap! Are you ready for wild chases and fast paced shoot-outs? Based on Paramount Picture’s film, Rango The Video game is full of crazy action and outlandish scenarios. Normally carseats, onesies … [Read more...]

Today, March 22, 2011 is World Water Day

1 out of 8 people in the world lack access to clean drinking water. Without clean water, 4,000 children die everyday of diarrheal- related diseases, which is more than  AIDS, malaria and measles … [Read more...]

Mimicking Monkey will find a way into your heart (and hopefully bring sleep too!)

Meet our new friend, Mimicking Monkey from Cloud B. He’s soft, friendly and keeps Sebby and Quincy* company with his sweet chatters, waterfall sounds or right now, his lullaby (I’m hoping for a … [Read more...]

Win a Mama Necklace from Ellie Adorn! (closed)

By now you probably know The Maven is in the running for a $2,000 Mom Central Blog Grant. Well, so is My 3rd Baby: EllieAdorn (owned by my friend Cristi)We're both really excited to have this … [Read more...]

Challenge #1, Part #1

So here’s the plan… I’m headed to the store this afternoon if at all possible. I generally buy a lot of organic anyway but I am going to tighten it up a notch.1.)  I will buy in bulk where I can – … [Read more...]

Natural disasters…. are you prepared?

The tsunami in Japan this week got me to thinking... it's been about 10 years since a major earthquake rocked Seattle. Back then I only had cats, not kids. So my husband and I realized we had to … [Read more...]

Your first Easy Organic Living Challenge: Save a dollar here, Shift a dollar there

Here is your first Organic Living Challenge, should you chose to accept it. I do my grocery shopping on the weekend, so I'll be menu planning tomorrow, and I'll post more later this week. I'll also be … [Read more...]

WHO will win the STROLLER RODEO?

It may be up to you all to decide!Scandinavian Child has partnered with Dadlabs on a funny social media campaign surrounding their Micralite FastFold Superlite Strollers.The campaign is based … [Read more...]