Ringling Brothers Circus Giveaway!

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This giveaway is now over. Dawn is the winner. Congrats! I recently posted about our awesome trip to Disney On Ice.  I now have another great event that we are going to and I'd love to have a local blogger (or non blogger for that matter) join us!  My kids have never been to the circus, so we are so excited that we get to go this year!  After seeing … [Read more...]

Our Week In Review

I am assuming that everyone knows that Bill smashed the Prius.  Well, he didn't quite smash it -- somebody else smashed him.  We've had a fun week.  I now have no vehicle (since he's using my van now), and we just got the estimate.  Ok, sit down.  I know I am glad I did.  $6200.  Yes, I repeat $6200 to fix that.  Now, you are saying it doesn't look that bad.  … [Read more...]

Madison’s Disney Story: The Hospital and What’s Next

I keep getting asked what happened on our Disney trip, so I thought I'd better finally get this post up.  The day before we left for Disney, Will (my 20 month old) was throwing up.  I called the doctor and was told it was a 24 - 48 hour bug.  By the next day, he seemed fine. When we were boarding our flight, Madison threw up at the … [Read more...]

Disney Well Pretty Much Sucks

**PLEASE READ THIS FIRST:  This post was written at Disney when I hadn't slept or ate pretty much in 3 days.  I've gotten some pretty horrible emails and forum posts about what a bad parent I am.  Should we have stayed home?  Hell, yeah.  Did we know it at the time?  NO.  My son had the same flu and kicked it out of his system in 24 hours which is what we … [Read more...]