Neighborhood Toy Store Day

The second Saturday of November each year is the Neighborhood Toy Store Day. It promotes the advantages of shopping local and buying specialty toys. Why should you shop local (this is list is taken from Local Self-Reliance). 1. Local character and prosperity. Your local community's character and prosperity thrive when you shop your local diverse … [Read more...]

Live In Wisconsin? Think Scott Walker’s Budget Repair Won’t Effect You?

The scary thing is that a lot of people in Wisconsin assume that Scott Walker's Budget Repair bill (you know, the one that is trying to bust unions) won't effect them.  However, the bill as it reads now will effect every resident in Wisconsin.  Here are some highlights: Allows the State to take out an additional 200 million in loans,putting the State … [Read more...]

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 […]

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Party Time

In celebration of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron out on 3D Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital SD and On-Demand on October 2nd,  we had a movie night at our house.  You know how much we love Marvel, so we had a great time!  Here are a few supplies to get for your own Marvel’s Avengers: Age of […]