June 2012

How I know it is summer! #wordlesswednesday w/ linky

kick boards next to a pool
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Sesame Place Great for older Kids- Review and Giveaway

kids near big birds house

Sesame Place Is not just a place for little kids.  This year we attended opening day at Sesame place. I attended with my son(age 11) , my sons close friend (age12) , my daughter (age 7), and UpperCase women’s Daughter (age 5).  We love Sesame Place. Even as my children get older,  it is always […]

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Fitness Friday


The last few weeks I have not done a Fitness Friday post.  The reason I was on vacation.  So the accountability I normally get from the blog was not there.  I was down the shore with my In-laws.  They are major sweet eaters. There was actually $180 worth of candy purchased for the trip. It […]

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Nutcracker Opening of the Season

boy standing infrom of a sign for the nutcracker

The Philadelphia  Nutcracker in June? Yes believe it or not this is the starting season of the Philadelphia Ballet Nutcracker season.  The Ballerinas start practicing and learning. Every year as a child my grandmother would take us tot eh city to see the nutcracker.  It is one of my fondest memories.  A few years also […]

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Making Pictures to Art

picture of kids on a wall done on canvas

I wanted to share my favorite gift to give the grandparents. A while ago was my in laws 50th.  So as my gift I got a picture that we took done in a canvas print from CafePress.  There were awesome and I don’t normally give props but they have amazing customer service.   I bought […]

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Wave Boy #wordlesswednesday

a boy in the waves on the beach
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20 Top Tips for Blogging Conference Newbies How to find a tribe?

women sitting in chairs at a conference

Top tips for Attending a Blogging conference and meeting new people.  It is that time of year many blogging conferences are here in the next few months. For many conference first timers or newbies the conferences scene  can be over whelming. I have attend many conferences,  and I think i am an outgoing person but […]

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U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance Twitter party TODAY 2-3pm

You might not know but my husband is from a farming family. My husband was raised on a working dairy farm and his cousins currently raises pigs,  in fact his cousins has 5000 head of pigs.  I find the whole process of raising live stock fascinating since I have a more suburban upbringing.   It […]

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Adoption, Eat a Wendys frosty for a Good Cause!

Wendys logo

Adopting is a subject that is near and dear to my heart. I have many wonderful friends and family who are adopted.  I consider the people who adopt and give children to be true angels.   My own life would not be the same if these angels have not touched the people I love.   There is […]

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9 Last minute Gift Ideas for Dad w/ Reviews

water shoes

The following are great Last Minute Gift Ideas for Dad!  I have reviewed all these gift a and would not recommend them if I did not think they are a great addition to any household and a Proven Dad winner. Dad Father Gifts Under $10 Op Water Shoes- $8.95 Available at Walmart These are a […]

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