My 5 New Year’s Resolutions For 2015

It is hard to believe that it is 2015 already! That also means it is the time of year to take stock of our lives and figure out what changes we need to make! There are always ways we can improve ourselves and our lives, and what better time than now? You can read about what resolutions my family and I will be making this year over at Tampico! What are your … [Read more...]

Fun Back To School Items

It's back to school time. As many of us parents have learned, not everything our kids need is on those back to school supply lists that our schools send home. Here is a short list of products you still may want to pick up for this school year. Zebra Sarasa RDI Pens Zebra’s Sarasa RDI pens are equipped with Rapid Dry Ink technology that allows your … [Read more...]

Goldfish Swim School: The Lessons

You may remember my last post about our experience at the Goldfish Swim School in Naperville, IL. (If not, please click the link and read all about it). In that post, I just discussed the facility. I didn't get a chance to go into the lessons themselves. Now, I do have to inform you all that Bill was a swim coach and a lifeguard when he was younger. I … [Read more...]

The Preschool Screening

My public school drives my absolutely bananas.  I wanted to get Madison's hearing screened just to make sure that there were no problems.  We thought maybe some of Madison's attention issues were due to her not hearing.  However, my school being the pain in butt that they are wouldn't do it unless we scheduled her to be prescreened for preschool through the … [Read more...]

Blast Off With Miles From Tomorrowland & A Stop At Google Too! #milesevent

Miles from Tomorrowland is an animated space adventure series that centers around the Callisto family who live on a spaceship called the Stellosphere and work for the Tomorrowland Transit Authority (TTA).  The four main characters are Miles Callisto (an enthusiastic and curious boy with a somewhat reckless inventive streak), Loretta Callisto (Miles’ older sister and technology and […]

Bloody Knife Cupcakes

For a fun take on cupcakes, these Bloody Knife Cupcakes will be a hit at any Halloween party!

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]