Nine years ago today, our son, Bennett easily came into this world and has been a daily joy ever since.  He arrived 2 1/2 weeks early during a week of very hot temperatures.  I wasn’t quite ready for his delivery, but off to the hospital we went and he gave me a smooth and easy…

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LADY OF THE BUTTERFLIES Fiona Mountain Set in Somerset and London during the turbulent time of the Restoration, Lady of the Butterflies is a dramatic tale of passion, prejudice and death by poison, of riot and rebellion, science and superstition, madness and metamorphosis. It is also about the beauty of butterflies, about hope, transformation and…

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You know you’re a mom when you can accomplish five things simultaneously and think nothing of it.  Boy, isn’t that the truth!  In fact, right now as I type this, I am eating my lunch and am waiting on hold on the phone.  I just jumped up to get my son some milk and am going…

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Are you a list maker?  I am!  It is the only way I can keep everything straight.  Do you ever feel like you have so much running around in your head that you don’t know how you will keep it all straight?  When I start to feel that way, I know I need to start…

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I finally had a chance to select the winner of the KUNG ZHU package and that winner is……………….. Random Integer Generator Here are your random numbers: 21 Timestamp: 2010-07-12 13:01:32 Central   Comment #21 was  Amanda said… That’s a wonderful giveaway – thanks!!! I will email Amanda and if I don’t hear from her in…

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I have been given the opportunity to review a product from CSN STORES and I chose this new Hamilton Beach crock pot since mine quit in the last month.  I love shopping at CSN STORES because their website is so user-friendly.  They make it very easy to comparison shop either by price, by brand, or…

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I found out about this website last week and I enjoyed it so much I wanted to share it with you.  The Confident Mom is a woman who understands the struggles associated with being a mom and she “has your back”.  Susan created an amazing calendar of summer activities that you can do with your kids.  You…

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