About those Kardashian pantyhose…

If you're a blogger, and you haven't heard about the BrandLink Communications PR fail that happened in the past 24 hours, well, you've been living under a rock.It started with a poorly written … [Read more...]

It’s time to @SoarWithReading!

I had the opportunity to chat with Ron Fairchild, President/CEO at Smarter Learning Group, last week about how to make reading fun for children. He suggested reading books together with your child and … [Read more...]

The swing incident…

I think every parent knows it is inevitable, the first broken bone. It's just a matter of WHEN it happens. Mine was at 15. My son's was at 3 3/4.While playing on the playground at his school this … [Read more...]

My thank you shout out to @EvoGear & @BurtonSnowboard #winterstormwarning

A few days ago, my husband mentions to me that he wants to stop by our local snowboard shop this weekend. Seems Burton Snowboards is kicking off their Winter 2012 in a kickass way.If you are a … [Read more...]

Day Out With Thomas 2011

Today we headed out to the Northwest Railway Museum for Day Out With Thomas 2011. Undaunted by the showers (hey, this is Seattle) we went to ride on our favorite tank engine, play with trains and hang … [Read more...]

Please vote for @Faces_of_Loss to win a 25k grant to help parents that have lost a baby.

Have a minute? Please take a moment out of your day to VOTE for my friend's amazing non-profit organization, Faces of Loss, Faces of Hope. This $25k grant can go a long ways in helping moms that … [Read more...]

Happy First Birthday Quincy!

Today is Quincy's 1st birthday! My sweet baby girl came into this world nearly 8 weeks early and is now a happy and healthy one year old!Here's a photo of her cake smash fun from yesterday's photo … [Read more...]

First birthday party fun!

Today we celebrated Quincy's FIRST birthday. Her official birthday is Tuesday, so this lucky little girl got to celebrate early!The day started out overcast, but it ended up being the perfect … [Read more...]

Birthday cake traditions…

In the oven is a very special cake. The cake for my daughter Quincy's 1st birthday party.It's a family tradition that on your first birthday you get a banana cake with honey frosting. Both my … [Read more...]

Happy Father’s Day!!

Happy Father's Day to all the DAD's out there!We dropped the ball a little, and didn't order our Father's Day gift from Amazon in time. It will be here this week.Luckily, I DID order a card … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday…reading 6/15 #Linky

Sometimes Wordless Wednesday is about the words.Sebby reading his new book, Super Blake and the Cavity Monster.  Thank you for stopping by! Please feel to link up (hosted by … [Read more...]

We raised $1,382 for Joplin, MO!

Holy crap! We raised $1,382 for Joplin, MO! Little did Melissa aka Sippy Cup Mom and I know that when we emailed back and forth that night a few weeks ago and recruited other bloggers that we would … [Read more...]