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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” ...

Things that Made the Holidays Bright

It’s a new year.  Unbelievable how quickly the time goes.  There’s a lot going on and a lot coming up, but I want to take a few minutes to talk about how 2010 ended for us. As a family, we spent the middle of December celebratin ...
Winner – Tony Hawk Giveaway

Winner – Tony Hawk Giveaway

Knock, knock, knock.  Is anyone there? I’m shaking my head in total disbelief at how few entries there were in my Tony Hawk: Shred Wii game giveaway.  I did a quick search and found that there have been a lot of great giveaways lately ...
The Annual Power of Pink

The Annual Power of Pink

Unless you’ve been under a rock, you’re fully aware that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I typically avoid duplicating posts because I want diversity on SahmReviews.com. However, for an annual campaign, I need to bend ...
Does Cola Cause Intoxication?

Does Cola Cause Intoxication?

I’m guessing that the title of this post raised a very resounding “Duh. NO” response from everyone that read it.  I’m not an idiot so I totally know the answer.  Then why on earth would I pose the question “Doe ...
Prepare for School. Prepare for a Cold

Prepare for School. Prepare for a Cold

It should happen any day now. One of us will probably get sick. DH and I have an ongoing joke about how two weeks from the start of school, one of us has something. We can only do our best to ward off germs by cleaning, washing well and get ...
Something for the Hard-To-Shop-For Person

Something for the Hard-To-Shop-For Person

Growing up, I never knew what kind of gifts to get my dad.  Mugs, ties, whatever – I don’t even remember what kind of stuff we gave him. I’m sure my mom just picked something out and put our names on it.As we got older, my ...

Ta-Dough! It’s a cow!

“I am tired of changing stinky diapers!” I sternly told my soon to be 3 year old, Little Miss A. “But Mama, I have an idea! I can go upstairs and you won’t smell it!” exclaimed A. “No sweetie. I would still have to change your diaper and sm ...
Have You Checked In?

Have You Checked In?

Places.  As of a few days ago, it has a new meaning for a lot of people.  If you have a smart phone and are accessing Facebook then you’ve probably already figured out that they launched a new feature called “Places”.  It ...
The Language of Life

The Language of Life

First, a bit about myself. I am not a SAHM in the traditional sense as you may have gathered from my user name. The “Y” chromosome precludes me from calling myself a stay-at-home-mom, and the acronym for stay-at-home-dad is unfortunate (SAH ...