Daily Archives May 20, 2011

Deals & Steals @ Walgreens

With my recent problems with WAG… I hadn’t been in about two weeks, I was a bit nervous that my trip wasn’t going to happen. I did this  adding in like 20 minutes, so I may be off a bit! WAG: 1- Oscar Mayer Lunchables Reg. $2.99, sale: 2/$3, $1.50 ea. used 2 $1q OOP:…
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JustMommies, huh?

Today I was sitting around in a bit of a funk, feeling discouraged.  You see I love JM and some days I look at how much we’ve grown and other days I think about how many moms don’t even know we exist yet. Most of my JM family knows that I am the cofounder of…
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Allergic to what????

At age 1, Haven had some zucchini bread that my friend made – I didn’t know it had hazelnuts in it. We found out about 10 minutes later, when Haven developed hives and blisters that covered her body for days. We ended up getting an epi-pen and keeping her away from nuts. Well, it’s been…
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Wildlife Rescue

A licensed DNR wildlife rehabilitation specialist attended our homeschool co-op last week as a guest speaker, and the kids all had a wonderful time. They learned about rescuing animals in the wild, what to do and what not to do, and they even got to see and pet a live opossum. “Nubby” didn’t have a…
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Because

“Mom? May I be excused?” “Yes you may, Bob.” “Thanks, Sir.” “Why are you calling me, Sir?” “Because.” “Okay, it’s time for your bath.” “Can I stay up late, Sir?” “Nope.” “Aw, Sir!”
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Adventures in Boob Land

Jonah was still napping, and Eve had just woken up from her own nap. I had changed her diaper and sat on the couch contemplating whether or not I should attempt to fold laundry while she was awake, something that has 90% failure rate. As I was weighing my options, she came to me and…
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Here Comes the Sun

It really was a long cold winter. It finally feels more like spring around here. The children and I have been thoroughly enjoying the weather. No more snow pants. No more mittens. It’s bliss. One day, we were lucky enough to catch the garbage truck emptying the bins at the apartment building. B. probably gets the…
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Friday Five: Wax On

Happy Friday, everyone!  Here are 5 things for the day. 1)  The 5th graders at our kids’ school do a wax museum every year.  They each pick a famous person to research, and then they have several assignments to complete.  The culmination of the project is this wax museum where the students display posters and…
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