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Kung Fu Breakfast for You

Kung Fu Breakfast for You

Has your summer been simply blowing by?  While summer should grant us with tons of opportunities to hang out, be lazy, enjoy family and spend quality time with the kids, somehow the sheer fact that we have kids prevents that from happening! ...
Deadliest Catch meets Cars 2

Deadliest Catch meets Cars 2

So the plan this past weekend was to head to see Cars 2. I was very excited about it but things and we even watched the original Disney Cars movie when it aired this past week on DirecTv. Unfortunately, things didn’t go as planned (re ...
Cue the Music… “SuperDad!”

Cue the Music… “SuperDad!”

Miss M and Miss K expressed an interest in Pokemon and wanted to spend some of the money they received from our recent yard sale to purchase a starter deck to begin playing. At the store the other day, they each picked out a Pokemon deck to ...
Getting Cozy in the Backyard With Kmart

Getting Cozy in the Backyard With Kmart

Each year, we undertake some kind of project around our house. Whether it be painting and updating a bedroom or something more major like a kitchen remodel. A few years ago, we decided to give some love to our much-neglected back yard. The ...
From Serious to Silly: Oh, the Possibilities!

From Serious to Silly: Oh, the Possibilities!

When I think about my childhood, I remember the days I’d play with friends outside. We’d skate, bike, play Kick the Can and other games. But on nights when we had to be inside, my sister and I would sometimes do fun things with our parents. ...
24/7 x 31 = 360. Wanna See How?

24/7 x 31 = 360. Wanna See How?

I’m an accountant by trade so don’t argue with me.  As long as I can PROVE that 24/7 x 31 = 360 then it has to be true.  Right? Here’s the deal.  Turner Classic Movies is celebrating the upcoming Academy Awards by presenti ...
Like I Need Another Thing Running Around

Like I Need Another Thing Running Around

Two kids, two dogs and a husband that loves toys.  If I’m not stepping over living things, I’m stepping on any combination of Squinkies, Zhu Zhu Pets or virtual skateboards!  At least the toys are standing still (mostly) and I can easily ma ...
Tunes and Toons

Tunes and Toons

I was one of those people who told myself when I have kids, I’m not going to have them watch TV. all day. I was going to set limits and not spoil their minds with such a bad habit. I mean, what would they learn? Little did I know. That 36” ...
Pyramids, Ponzis and People, Oh My!

Pyramids, Ponzis and People, Oh My!

I can remember some of the first books I picked up in my pre-teen years, nearly always some type of science fiction. We were stationed overseas in a time well before cable and satellite television, and the programming choices on the only En ...