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Gaming Just Got Disney-er

Gaming Just Got Disney-er

While attending the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration earlier this year, I was privileged to hear all about the new Disney Infinity game. With every trailer, commercial and video I saw, I was more excited than that last. While in Chicago ...
Schooling The Kids: Hip Hop

Schooling The Kids: Hip Hop

I was chatting with a friend at swim practice yesterday about how the kids are growing up. She noted to me how each day, we (as moms) are getting dumber and dumber. That “we” are becoming our moms.Yes, I knew the day would come ...
Cosmic Forces Brought It Together

Cosmic Forces Brought It Together

There’s no arguing the fact that we are a Disney family. Whether we are watching a Disney movie, wearing Disney clothes, playing with Disney toys, AT Disney, listening to Disney Radio, playing a Disney video game or watching Disney Ch ...
Dance, Smile and Rickroll!

Dance, Smile and Rickroll!

I started dance lessons when I was pretty young. Two and a half to be exact. I haven’t a lick of talent when it comes to music but I could dance. That was my thing. Recitals back then were pre-personal video cameras so everything I re ...
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 ...

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 ...
Because Kids Keep Going and Going

Because Kids Keep Going and Going

When family and friends started having kids, I remember them joking about buying stock in battery companies. I laughed but really didn’t appreciate the true nature of the comment until I had kids of my own. I swear that we go through ...
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 ...
Yes, I Compared the Baby to a Dog

Yes, I Compared the Baby to a Dog

If you’ve read my blog before, you have some idea that Miss M is a tech-geek while Miss K is a girly-girl. Miss M could get lost for hours and hours in a video game if we let her. Miss K, on the other hand, would play dolls, dress-up ...