Do You Know Which Vehicles Are Most American Made?

This is a sponsored post that I did for Cars.com in exchange for my honest opinion of their site, which our family has used successfully for years! My husband wants to support American car companies. So at some point when … Continue reading →

We Ate Red Rice and Quinoa Chips and We Liked It!

The first time Moms Meet sent me a notice to try Lundberg Family Farms red rice and quinoa chips for a review here, I decided I had better skip it. I only like to share about products I know we’d … Continue reading →

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Five Things Worth Buying at Aldi’s *Giveaway

There are many treasures that we have discovered since shopping at Aldi. You can read more about my initial thoughts here. In honor of the $20 gift card giveaway here are five items worth taking a second look at when … Continue reading →

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Lyrics 2 Learn Boosting Reading Fluency Through Music

Oral reading fluency can create the bridge between decoding and reading comprehension.  With proper fluency and expression, students are able to focus on the meaning of the text and less on decoding.  So reading with automatically is a  critical skill, … Continue reading →

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National Geographic Kids Leveled Readers

National Geographic Kids continues to amaze me with each of the books they publish. We were fortunate enough to review their Heroes and Heroines series before Christmas and these books are still being read and reread by my children and … 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 →

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National Geographic: The Book of Heroes and Heroines Giveaway

I asked my children what makes someone a hero: One child responded by saying that a spider must bite you and then you turn into a super hero.  The other one (the older child) said that you must accomplish something … Continue reading →

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Prana “Breath, Life, Vitality” Review and Giveaway

Is quality worth the cost?  In the case of PrAna, I believe it is. Six years ago I purchased my very first pair of yoga pants and they happened to be PrAna.  I had not heard of the brand, but … Continue reading →

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Margaritaville Hollywood Resort- No Passport Required!

If you read the above photo it completely explains how my group of four soon to be turning forty women (are we not girls anymore?) ended up at The Margaritaville Resort in Hollywood, Florida.  We wanted a quick three night … Continue reading →

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Brian Chase Week One

Do you know what it is to chiffonade?  Have you done it?  Thanks to Brain Chase and their cooking elective, my 9 year old used the chiffonade method to cut basil for our cauliflower pizzas.  In fact he not only … Continue reading →