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King Richard’s Faire

Sep 30, 14 King Richard’s Faire

Posted by in Events, Family, Travel

I took the fam to King Richard’s Faire last weekend. The first thing I learned is that you can’t bring food in. M’lady at the gate was very pissy about that. Heh. Second, you need cash. And a lot of it. They don’t take credit and all the performers ask for tips. That’s how they make a living...

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Curious George Curious About Me App Review

Sep 27, 14 Curious George Curious About Me App Review

Posted by in Family, Parenting, Toys & Tech

I have three kids (8,6,4) and my littlest is dying to read like the big kids! The Curious About Me app is a wonderful way to get the non readers and new readers like him to write their own story. And THEN the app reads the story back to them. It reads them the story they just wrote. Cool! Curious George and the man with the yellow...

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Great Wolf Lodge freak out!

Sep 22, 14 Great Wolf Lodge freak out!

Posted by in Parenting, Rants & Raves, Travel, Videos

I surprised my kids the other day with a trip to Great Wolf Lodge New England. I’ll have more about the trip this week! Before we headed out I updated my Facebook status, as you do… Let’s just say, I was right...

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Wordless Wednesday – Money Problems

Sep 17, 14 Wordless Wednesday – Money Problems

Posted by in Rants & Raves, The Home

We don’t have money problems, per se. My problem with money is that I’m terrible with it. I don’t spend a lot of it, but I don’t like to manage it. I hate figuring it all out. HATE IT! We deferred our taxes in April and I put off doing the work until it was due. Like, NOW. Right NOW. I need to do the...

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Secrets by Mary Lambert – my new bloggy anthem!

Sep 12, 14 Secrets by Mary Lambert – my new bloggy anthem!

Posted by in Rants & Raves, Videos

“I don’t care if the world knows what my secrets are.”   Isn’t it a little bit why some of us started blogging ? To tell our stories. To tell our secrets. I’ve bared my soul quite a few times on these here internets. And every time I hear this song I want to go and write some more. I’ve...

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Is he still allergic? Retesting for Food Allergies

Sep 09, 14 Is he still allergic? Retesting for Food Allergies

Posted by in Family, Parenting, Rants & Raves

Some allergists recommend retesting for food allergies every two years. Some say you should retest every year. Some, because their allergies are always changing, do it every six months. At this point in his young life we are on the one year plan for my son. He had a reaction when he was two. Followed up by a positive blood test....

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