I am taking part in ABC Friday - a fun photo sharing meme Each week is a new letter theme, starting with A of course, we will work our way through the alphabet. H is for... Hug! I am a firm believer of the power of touch. I have felt the calming effects of a caring touch personally, and watched the amazing ability of skin to skin contact to stabilize breathing & heart
Archives for February 2013
I remember when Hubs and I were dating, we could pick up and go out for dinner on a whim. These days things are a little different. It takes 45 minutes just to get out the door! Between diaper changes/potty breaks, packing the diaper bag, and getting dressed for the winter weather sometimes I feel like I have run a marathon before I even get to the car. Although our life
Hard to believe my baby sister is going to be heading to university this year!
I would not consider myself the most stylish mama. I mean, I think I do OK at putting together outfits, but you are not going to find me on the front of GLAM magazine any time soon! Once you have kids style often takes a back seat to play dates and chauffeuring your kids around. All things that Jessica Mulroney, mom to 2-year old twins with husband and entertainment TV host Ben
Toddlers and Preschools love LEGO DUPLO, and Monkey and his friends are no exception. There is nothing better then getting a group of kids together, putting down a bin of LEGO DUPLO and letting them play away the afternoon. So why not take that LEGO DUPLO fun one step further and have a fabulous LEGO party! Well that is just what we did this month with the help of our LEGO
After going through piles of resumes and conducting interviews the new M&Ms Spokes Candies have been announced! Please help me in welcoming Ms. Pink and Mr. Purple to the team! I think they will fit right in with the gang, and will be having lots of fun along the way. Ms. Pink is dedicated to keeping us up to date on all things Chocolate. On her show "Inside the
The last in our series of Amazon.com giveaways! Best of luck in entering to WIN a $100 Amazon.com gift card! Makobi Scribe is bringing you this Amazon Facebook blast. We host one of these blasts each week! If you are a blogger, you can sign up for the blast here. If you are a reader, then good luck! The winner will receive an Amazon gift card for $100. The giveaway is open
It is officially Oscar weekend! With the 85th Academy Awards being handed out on Sunday there is lots of buzz about the nominees, the host (Seth MacFarlane, creator of Family Guy), and of course the red carpet! Cold Stone Creamery has been busy preparing for all of the Oscar celebrations as well, because having a delicious treat to eat while watching the show is of the utmost
I am taking part in ABC Friday - a fun photo sharing meme Each week is a new letter theme, starting with A of course, we will work our way through the alphabet. G is for... Grandparents! Monkey and Little Bear are bless to have some of the most amazing Grandparents and Great-Grandparents out there. From playing & reading stories to going on adventures these boys are
When a new year starts many people make resolutions to lose weight. I try to stay away from setting goals that are related to specific weight loss, but rather at just being healthier overall. I have no excuse not to be getting back to the gym and eating well and leading a healthy lifestyle. Not only for me, but also for my boys. Staying motivated to stay on track can be one of
Welcoming a new baby into your life is a miracle in itself, a time of great excitement and a lots of decisions. Cloth diapers or disposables? Co-sleeping or a crib? Breast feeding or formula? Scheduling or free feeding? Bank of cord blood or not? In preparation for the arrival of your newborn it is important to educate yourself on the options for registering to
Hubs and I will be celebrating our 6th wedding anniversary on the weekend. Looking back at the pictures it feels like yesterday.