Words of Wisdom from Mom.

words of wisdom from mom

Some words of wisdom from mom Before you buy something, ask yourself, will this improve my quality of life? If it won’t, don’t buy it. Don’t put off things you can do today until tomorrow! Write your will! (This comes from my father passing away last week and the will hadn’t been updated since 1978!!) […]

Easy summer entertaining thanks to BACARDI cocktails


Now that summer is here my husband and I like to escape to the back yard after the kids have gone to bed for some “adult time”. Obviously these includes an adult beverage (so if you’re under 21 you need to stop reading now) made with some of our favorite alcohol, which usually includes Bacardi […]

5 affordable ways to reduce chemical exposure in your home


We’re getting new windows in our home tomorrow. Well, we’re getting 5 new windows. I’m excited because it means we can get some serious airflow in our home, which we bought last year. It’s just one of the ways to reduce chemical exposure in our home. The other major thing we did was eradicate about […]

Polly Pocket Playsets

polly pocket

Quincy received some early ” birthday gifts” this week – two Polly Pocket playsets! Aside from a zillion little pieces to keep track of – they are a hit! Petite pretend play can be found with Polly Pocket playsets. These little dolls are perfect for fun playtime on the go! Due to Polly’s portability, Quincy […]

Friday afternoon coffee play date

coffee play date

When I invited my friends over earlier this week for a Friday afternoon coffee play date, I panicked a little when it rained all day Thursday. My plans of a sunny day in the yard with kids playing went out the window. I had to change my play date strategy a little but at least […]

Oz isn’t just for the kiddos.

oz the great and powerful

I may have mentioned that the kids have been watching Minnie’s Wizard of Dizz pretty much non stop this week. Lucky for Alan and I, we were able to enjoy some Oz of our own. We missed Oz the Great and Powerful when it made it’s theater rounds – I was 14 months pregnant (ok, […]