Monthly Archives: October 2013

Moms Can Laugh with NickMom

Moms Can Laugh with NickMom

One thing is guaranteed about being a mom: we are constantly learning, always on-call and there’s no monetary compensation. Payment comes in the form of giggles and kisses, hugs and fulfilling wishes. Sometimes, things happen that mak ...
Orange Milk and a Cow in the Fridge

Orange Milk and a Cow in the Fridge

“Hey! Who let the cow in the fridge?” Oh, sorry. Sidetracked. Let me MOOOVE him over while I grab the inspiration for my post. During one of our recent trips to Chicago, we stopped at a local ice cream chain. It’s one of t ...
Disney on Ice is Coming to Town

Disney on Ice is Coming to Town

A few years back we brought the kids to the local arena for an ice show. It was High School Musical: The Ice Tour – the movie retold with all the flair and intrigue that performing on ice brings.The girls were old enough to enjoy it b ...
More Than JUST a #RealFruitBar

More Than JUST a #RealFruitBar

Yesterday morning, our family got up, ate breakfast, grabbed some healthy snacks, strapped on some running shoes and headed to a local park to participate in a race. Okay, technically, only the kids were wearing actual running shoes but tha ...
HIGHLIGHTS: BlogHer 2013 (Kashi)

HIGHLIGHTS: BlogHer 2013 (Kashi)

One of the fun things about attending conferences is you get the chance to try out a lot of things you wouldn’t normally try. While attending BlogHer in Chicago, Kashi had representatives there to meet with some bloggers. While I wasn ...
Cranberry Feta Salad with Grilled Chicken

Cranberry Feta Salad with Grilled Chicken

When it comes time for dinner planning, I’m not exactly the most useful member of the household. The extent of my planning involves grabbing chicken, pork or beef out of the freezer to thaw. What we eat with it and how it will be prep ...
Beyond the Run: Stretching

Beyond the Run: Stretching

At no point in my life did I ever expect to be able to say I ran more than just a sprint. As a kid, short distances were my thing but I would sometimes enjoy the challenge of the 400, preferably as a member of the relay team. Even during th ...