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The Perfect Football Birthday Party

The Perfect Football Birthday Party

For weeks I have been trying to plan the perfect 10th birthday party for my son (or Booby Boo, as you all know him now).  I’ve been stressed out, baking like a maniac, planning, writing lists, making invitations.  My son does not get a big birthday party every year so I wanted this one to … Continue reading

#vloggingmommies – Favorite Children’s Books

#vloggingmommies – Favorite Children’s Books

Have you seen the #vloggingmommies vlogs? My friend Hanan, who blogs over at LilacCityMomma, did a vlog today about children’s books and after Moo Moo and I watched it, she wanted to show off her favorite books. What are your favorite children’s books? Make a video of it and submit your link! Next weeks topic … Continue reading

Shriner’s Hospitals For Children

Shriner’s Hospitals For Children

I’ve been very busy this past week or two. Besides my two kids starting school, trying to get back into a school schedule plus football practice and now cross country…I’ve also been spending most of my free time at Shriner’s Hospital.  Shelloy’s son had surgery and has been in the hospital for the week and … Continue reading

The Day We Went to Coeur d’Alene, ID

The Day We Went to Coeur d’Alene, ID

My BFF, Shelloy, and I took our kids to Coeur d’Alene, ID this weekend.  It was gorgeous weather and a perfect way to end the summer. The Coeur d’Alene area is surrounded by dozens of lakes left behind by the glaciers of the ice age. There are more than 55 lakes within easy driving distance … Continue reading

The Amazing Mrs. A

The Amazing Mrs. A

My baby girl’s last day of preschool was today. The very last day of preschool. I cried.  For those who know me personally know that this isn’t a big surprise.  It was actually more about the teacher than anything.  Mrs. A has been a part of our lives for so many years.  She was Booby … Continue reading

2 Kids and Summer Vacation

2 Kids and Summer Vacation

Summer vacation is almost upon us and I’ve been thinking about plans to keep my two busy kids entertained.  I have a 9 year old and a 5 year old and they need to be entertained, 24/7.   Most days, they can be happy around the house – playing outside, playing board games, whatever.  But there … Continue reading