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Searching for SportsParent of the Year

Searching for SportsParent of the Year

When I was a kid, my brothers and I were pretty involved in sports and activities of some sort or another.  I was in dance from a very young age as well as in the hardball Little League. We lived in rural Iowa and there wasn’t a Littl ...
MMA Style on a Budget

MMA Style on a Budget

When we lived in Los Angeles, we immersed ourselves in culture, sports and activities.  We regularly visited the  Rose Bowl Flea Market, found cool novelty shops, hit the beach, had season tickets to the Lakers and XFL football and often da ...
Souper Me. Souper You.

Souper Me. Souper You.

Since August, DH and I have been on a journey to a healthier life. I’ve mentioned it before, I know. But it is important and unlike people who take the step as a New Year’s Resolution, we’re still going strong. The weight ...
Got Myself Some NICE Jewelry!

Got Myself Some NICE Jewelry!

And yes! It’s very nice! Even before I opened the package I knew I would love it. No, I will never look like the girl on the cover of the NICE catalogue, but the jewelry sure makes you feel good. That’s why I enjoy jewelry so much. Because ...
Diet is Not a (Bad) Four Letter Word

Diet is Not a (Bad) Four Letter Word

There are several things that I tend to be private about – or at least touch only the tip of the iceberg about.  One of those subjects is my weight.  I’ve blogged about various products that I’ve used, about my trips to th ...
The Scale without a Weight

The Scale without a Weight

If you’re anything like me, the scale has always been a thing to hate.  No matter what weight I’ve been at, I’ve never been happy.  After getting engaged, my dad agreed to go to Weight Watchers with me so I would be at a h ...
No Dessert? Hogwash!

No Dessert? Hogwash!

As we sat in a restaurant this past weekend with friends, DH pointed out a sign that he had never seen before. “Stressed spelled backwards is dessert.”  I’ve heard it before but it always rings true. Whenever I’m str ...
Rolling in Fun

Rolling in Fun

A while back, I watched an episode of Undercover Boss which isn’t one of my typical must-watch shows.  The reason I was interested this time around was because it focused on Lucky Strike, a chain of bowling facilities.  Having attende ...
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 ...