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Family, Kids

8 Activities to Get Your Kids Out of the House This Summer

For most of us, summer break is finally here! Many of you parents may have heard the dreaded “I’m bored” multiple times so far.  In order to combat the boredom; I’ve compiled a list of eight activities to get your kids up and moving (and out of the house)! Picnic at the park. This one… Continue reading 8 Activities to Get Your Kids Out of the House This Summer

Kids, Travel

Traveling with Kids? It Doesn’t Have To Be A Nightmare!

Some people will scream just at the thought of traveling with children; but it doesn’t have to be a nightmare!  With a little extra thought and planning, traveling with kids can be a fun and rewarding experience. Keep reading for a few tips to make the trip fun for the whole family.     Plan… Continue reading Traveling with Kids? It Doesn’t Have To Be A Nightmare!

Travel

Japan-My Trip of a Lifetime

In 2007 I was fortunate enough to take part in a study abroad program through OSU.  It was a summer class that traveled to Japan and we learned about the cultural differences and medical practices of Athletic Training (this is what my degree is in).  When I heard about this opportunity, I knew it was… Continue reading Japan-My Trip of a Lifetime

Kids

Rubbery Pacifier Clip-product review

My review of Rubbery Pacifier Clips! I have a daughter who will soon be teething! Right now she is drooling all over the place, and beginning to chew on her hands. I expect teething to be just around the corner! I am eager to see how she will like this pacifier clip as she begins… Continue reading Rubbery Pacifier Clip-product review

Travel

My Quest: The Perfect Bite

One of my favorite things about traveling is getting to experience the food! If I am traveling somewhere new, I will hardly ever eat at a chain restaurant. I want to eat with the locals! Why eat at an Applebee's while I’m on vacation when I can eat there any time?  When planning your trip,… Continue reading My Quest: The Perfect Bite

Travel

Cruisin’ For A Good Time!

Because I have a weakness for cruising, I thought I would share some tips on cruising the high seas! My last cruise was on the Carnival Freedom; I can't wait to cruise again! In my opinion, cruises are so much fun!  Whether you’ve never cruised before, or you are an old pro at cruising; I… Continue reading Cruisin’ For A Good Time!

Kids, Single mom

Baby Wipes: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly!

As a momma of two girls, I feel as though I am an expert in all things diaper related.  There's no telling how many diapers I have changed in my lifetime. When I was given a baby shower for my youngest daughter, I received several different brands of baby wipes.  Today, I thought I would give a brief… Continue reading Baby Wipes: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly!

Family, Murder Mystery

Scandals & Bribery; Just Another Day

You may have been hearing about all of the debauchery, bribery, and scandalous behavior going on in my life the past few years.  The rumors are true! My mom and I have been hosting Murder Mystery dinner parties!.  These events are much anticipated by those that attend each event.  They have grown in popularity and… Continue reading Scandals & Bribery; Just Another Day

Travel

San Antonio: One of my favorite places in Texas

Of all the cities in Texas, San Antonio is by far one of my favorites! It is such a fun place. Everywhere you look there is entertainment, history, amazing restaurants, and educational activities. The list is endless!  One of the most famous landmarks of San Antonio is the Alamo.  This piece of history speaks for… Continue reading San Antonio: One of my favorite places in Texas