Yearly Archives: 2012

So Sore Today

So Sore Today

When we moved back from California in 2006, I was overweight from years of inactivity, stress and overeating. I invested in a gym membership. Religiously, I attended a cardio-strength class two times a week. Gradually, I felt some improveme ...
Jingle, Hugs and Holiday Wishes

Jingle, Hugs and Holiday Wishes

While in New York for the BlogHer conference, I had the opportunity to get a sneak preview of the Hallmark Holiday collection. I’ve ranted about a lot of it ever since and I’m certain many people are tired of me blathering on ab ...
Stop! Collaborate and Listen!

Stop! Collaborate and Listen!

Sit back for a second as I make myself feel really old… (and depending on your age, you may feel really young…) Back in 1990 when DH and I started dating, we would zip around campus on his Honda Helix jamming out to the tunes of ...
Fresh Produce: Less Cash in the Trash

Fresh Produce: Less Cash in the Trash

It’s been over a year since we started eating healthier. I’ve come to the realization that the fresh produce section of the store is my new favorite department. In the time since we started, August of 2011, I think we’ve p ...
Cosmic Forces Brought It Together

Cosmic Forces Brought It Together

There’s no arguing the fact that we are a Disney family. Whether we are watching a Disney movie, wearing Disney clothes, playing with Disney toys, AT Disney, listening to Disney Radio, playing a Disney video game or watching Disney Ch ...
Headed to Fix the Museum…

Headed to Fix the Museum…

We pride ourselves in exposing the kids to a lot of different activities. Festivals, hobby events, museums and more. Whenever we see an opportunity to introduce them to art, culture, history or different hobbies, we like to take advantage o ...

Avenging My Past

I’m going to date myself.  NO, not like that – get your head out of the gutter!  I’m going to show my…age!  Maybe not exactly, but you’ll get the idea in a second. In the late 80’s I had just started coll ...
Assassin’s Creed III Deal at Amazon!

Assassin’s Creed III Deal at Amazon!

I don’t know about you but when there’s a gamer in the house, you need to find ways to feed the gamer’s addictions. I’ll be honest and say that I’m a total enabler because I like watching my gamer play. This ha ...
Dress for Success: Pillows

Dress for Success: Pillows

If your bed is anything like mine, it’s covered in pillows of all shapes and sizes. Not only do I like having pretty pillows to decorate the bed but I also like having extra pillows when I sleep. DH actually makes fun of me because I ...