Snacks!!! Juice!!!! Impulsivity? 

We were in a ten minute line with children ages two to twelve. I was flanked by my two children and husband. Crouched in front of me was a mom consoling her child…”Mommy only brought one apple sauce darling. I … Continue reading →

Lessons in Love From the 6 Year Olds

Valentine’s Day hasn’t ever been anything we’ve highly celebrated as a couple. I mean it was a relief years ago to finally be coupled up, then there were the few years of really celebrating, and finally we spent the past … Continue reading →

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Organic Chef Inspired Meals to Your Door From Green Chef

If you have never tried an at home delivery meal kit, what is holding you back?  I have never felt so close to being able to prepare restaurant quality food as I have trying out recipes from meal delivery services.  … Continue reading →

Hurry Free $10 Darden (Olive Garden etc..) Card

This is a great opportunity that won’t last long.  New TopCashback members can score $10 Gift Card to some great Darden restaurants after cash back! The restaurants include: Red Lobster Yard House Olive Garden Longhorn Steakhouse Bahama Breeze Seasons Fresh … Continue reading →

Adventure Aquarium Family Membership Under $83!

Right now through Groupon you can score this great deal.  We used to have this membership when we lived in New Jersey and it was the way to visit the Adventure Aquarium! Start at Ebates for 9% back! That’s a … Continue reading →

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The Balance of Working

She snuggled next to me and I tried to encourage her to go back to sleep.  It wasn’t quite 7:00, but I needed to be up and out of the house within the next twenty minutes.  She had been in … Continue reading →

Jurassic Quest Event Giveaway

  Jurassic Quest, an interactive dinosaur event that combines learning and fun through the use of animatronic dinosaurs, is headed to Pennsylvania! This hands on exhibit with a great mix of activities is perfect for breaking up the long northeastern … Continue reading →

Philly Area Lego Creative Crew For Kids

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia is seeking young LEGO fans from the local community to apply to join their “Creative Crew,” a group of children aged 6-12 who will participate in fun activities, special events, and assist the attraction’s Master Model … Continue reading →

Pajamas at 3:00

It’s been an interesting past two months.  After a five week teacher strike, we returned to school for 4 days only to then have winter break and return once again in January.  My first graders are back in the swing … Continue reading →

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ABCmouse.com Now For 2nd Grade!

ABCmouse.com continues to impress me and is now a staple in my home and classroom.  Once I realized that this program had greatly expanded and wasn’t for preschoolers anymore, I was hooked!   The content of ABCmouse.com is a great supplement … Continue reading →