Put down that Pumpkin Spice Latte and go order your tickets for the Polar Express! Christmas will be here sooner than you think! The Polar Express will be rolling into Union Station November 16, 2018 and giving train rides to “the North Pole” until December 30, 2018. (This post is sponsored by Santa and the […]
Just for Mom
It's not just about the kids you know...read a few things that are just for mom.
Your kids have read the books and watched the DVDs countless times…but have they seen Harry Potter get his letter to Hogwarts on the BIG screen? I doubt today’s kids have had a chance to see young Harry in the theater. After all, the first Harry Potter book was written in 1997 and turned into […]
The Big Mac is turning 50 and you’re invited to the party! It’s not everyday an icon like the Big Mac turns the big 5-0, and to celebrate McDonald’s is handing out a free MacCoin with every Big Mac sold in 14,000 participating restaurants starting at lunch time Aug. 2nd (until supplies run out, of […]
“You think I’ll find gold?” Mitch asked as he eyeballed the massive bag of dirt on the counter. “Maybe fool’s gold kiddo,” I told him, not wanting to spoil his game of make-believe “panning for gold.” “Well duh. It’s called Pyrite, mom.” That’s my boy: dreamer, scientist, sarcastic middle schooler. Psst: this post is sponsored […]
This summer is a critical milestones for us. It’s the summer between elementary school and…middle school. (Insert dramatic bum bumm bummmm music here.)
Play dates are awesome! Your kid gets to have all their friends over, they play, they scream, they make a HUGE mess in your house. Ok, maybe play dates aren’t so awesome? If you dread hosting a play date, you’re doing it wrong. Lemme help you with that!
Kids are only kids for a little while. You might feel like making every birthday special while they are young enough to celebrate “the magic.” But birthday parties can be expensive and coming up with new ideas can be a challenge. Well we’ve got you covered! Here’s some expert tips on throwing your kid a […]
Summer makes me think of BBQ pork steaks, or maybe a fresh salad or and simple picnic. But not noodles, am I right? Noodles are so… wintery. Piping hot, carb-o-licious comfort food for cozy winter nights. Not anymore. Had a great Moms Night Out with a couple of my BFFs at the @butterflyhousestl […]