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Safely Exploring the Wild

Safely Exploring the Wild

I’m not sure where the obsession started but there is no denying it… Miss M is head over heels crazy about huskies. Her goal is to collect “Every husky in the whole world.” She looks at stuffed ones, ceramic ones, pi ...

Interactive Sesame Street

Our plans for today got a bit off track. We had planned on going out-and-about for the day but switched things up a bit when we all took too long to get moving. Since last Saturday and Sunday required us to be up at o’dark hour for a ...
Dancing the Summer Away

Dancing the Summer Away

As we wrapped up the summer, we made one last trip to Chicago for some family quality time.  On the way back, we stopped by the outlet mall to see if there was anything that we couldn’t live without. As luck would have it, the state o ...
Hunting for Dance Central at Sears

Hunting for Dance Central at Sears

I’ll be the first to admit that we’re a bit of a geek-filled family. We love seeing how the everyday things in our lives change over time and we’re often first-on-the-block to try out new technology. Take, for instance, ou ...
Branded. Some More Than Others.

Branded. Some More Than Others.

I like to believe that I’m a reasonable parent. I love spoiling my kids on MY terms, not theirs. When they ask for something, sometimes they get it. If they ask for two… they get none. Doesn’t matter what it is or where we ...

Skateboard Fun without the Injuries

This past summer, Miss M learned to skateboard.  She’s only 7 so I was in awe… it’s something that I NEVER learned how to do.  I enjoyed skiing and ice skating, but put wheels under me and I was a mess. DH, on the other ha ...
Positively SHREKtacular

Positively SHREKtacular

Most adults are familiar with the concept of word-of-mouth marketing… You, know… Have a good experience with a product/restaurant and you’ll tell one person. Have a bad experience and you’ll tell 10.  In 2003, I star ...
Dragon Trainer at your Service

Dragon Trainer at your Service

When we lived in Los Angeles, I had the opportunity to participate in advanced screenings of movies.  I always loved it and it’s one thing that I miss about living here in Iowa.  It was a time before we had kids and we frequently saw ...
‘Puzzled’ by Aliens on my iPhone

‘Puzzled’ by Aliens on my iPhone

I love my iPhone…you may recall I have written about HellKid and Rise of the Triad.  I enjoy trying out new games as much as I enjoy asking my friends to try them out so we can compete, and I can WIN. Some of my favorite games are puzzles, ...
Magic Marker on my Computer

Magic Marker on my Computer

Despite enjoying to write, I’m actually a math geek by trade. Accountant to be specific. So my brain enjoys things relating to numbers – math in general, spreadsheets like Excel, money, calculations and puzzles. When I was a kid ...