Fast Facts About the ALL-NEW Nutrisystem Fast 5

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That time of year is almost here – when we all set goals for the New Year, and many of those goals revolve around fitness and weight loss. Nutrisystem Fast 5 makes it easy to get a jump start on the new you. The Fast 5 Continue Reading…

Elfxpedition on Kickstarter: Catch the Christmas Elves!

There’s a cool project on Kickstarter right now – an augmented iOS reality app for children that allows them to catch Christmas elves! The more elves they capture, the more points they accumulate to unlock more games and activities. Check out the Continue Reading…

Sibling Gifts

I wrote this post before we were surprised by Baby Jo’s early arrival. Thankfully, C absolutely adores his sister!


C’s reaction to meeting Baby Deuce is going to go one of two ways:

1. “Oooo, baby!” *cue soft petting of baby’s head and attempt Continue Reading…

Movie Screening in Valencia/Santa Clarita, CA!

Valencia EPass

I wanted to share this opportunity with you all. If you’re local to this, you might want to check it out! Continue Reading…

Favorite Pinterest Finds of the Week

Source: via Kristin on Pinterest


This copycat Noodles & Company Pesto Cavatappi recipe was fantastic. So good, in fact, that C even had some. Not only did he have some of the noodles, but I also managed to get him to eat a few of the mushrooms. *gasp* Yeah, I know. So awesome! I’ll definitely be making Continue Reading…

Moment of Genius: Talenti Gelato

Talenti Gelato Prize Pack

A few weeks ago, I was elated to have won a prize pack from Talenti gelato during a Twitter giveaway.  I’ve been trolling the freezer cases at all of our local grocery stores, looking for the flavor I want to buy with my free coupon.  Last night I Continue Reading…

Today Show Anchors Do The Harlem Shake

I love The Today Show, and this is one of my favorite moments from them this week. Wait for Al Roker’s dance! *giggle*

Visit for breaking news, world news, and Continue Reading…

The Liebster Award!

liebsterawardballoons-200x300The lovely Lydia, of Cluttered Genius, has chosen me as one of her recipients of The Liebster Award!  Thank you, Lydia!

Here are the rules:

Someone chooses you.

You tell 11 things about yourself.

You answer 11 questions.

You choose 11 bloggers and ask 11 questions that they’ll answer.

How fun! So, here Continue Reading…

The Duchess is Expecting, and She Has Hyperemesis Gravidarum

The internet has been buzzing today with the news of Prince William and Catherine’s news that they’re expecting a baby.  It’s also been reported that Catherine was admitted to the hospital for treatment of hyperemesis gravidarum (HG).

While I’m so happy for Will and Continue Reading…

5 Successful Eating Strategies for Our Picky Eater

We’ve been having difficulty getting C to eat for a VERY long time.  In fact, he has never had much interest in eating/taking a bottle, even as an infant. There were always more important things to do and look at!

The eating challenges seemed to Continue Reading…

Baby Deuce: 16 Week Bump Update

C was laughing so hard!

How far along? 16 weeks, 4 days

Cravings: Vlasic Zesty Dill Spear Pickles

Aversions: Most vegetables and protein

Feeling?  Tired!  I Continue Reading…

Searching for a New Umbrella Stroller

When C was about 6 months old, I bought an umbrella stroller at a secondhand baby store for only $10.  It was an awesome deal, but…you get what you pay for.  One year later, that thing is almost impossible to navigate because the wheels want to pull in Continue Reading…