ViolaCay and the fam go to Storyland!

Sep 24, 13 ViolaCay and the fam go to Storyland!

Posted by in Places, Rants & Raves

I think the fall would be a perfect time to visit Storyland in Glen NH. The crowds are down, the prices are down, but the fun is still there! The kids LOVE Splash Battle and the Raft Ride, but really, I could do without the soaking wet kids. In the fall I would have a built in – it’s a little chilly to do that today...

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Lock the front door

Apr 19, 13 Lock the front door

Posted by in Family, Places, Rants & Raves

I just closed and locked my front door for the evening. Seems normal enough. I turned and looked back at my kids, thankfully so oblivious to the panic I feel. There is a terrorist roaming around my area of the world. I am not so naive to think that there aren’t more or that they haven’t been there before. But now, I...

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To Disney World or not to Disney World?

Dec 11, 12 To Disney World or not to Disney World?

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We’ve been thinking about going to Disney World since N was born. Of course that seems impractical, going to Disney with a newborn. So we waited. Then we had another baby two years later, and another two years after that. So we waited. So now there are three kids ages 6,4,& 2. We think that this might be a great time to...

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Santa at Magic Beans

Dec 07, 12 Santa at Magic Beans

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For the past few years we’ve been going to Magic Beans to get our picture with Santa. The reason we keep going back is twofold. 1. Santa He has a real beard and is super nice and welcoming. He asks questions and listens and doesn’t throw Mom and Dad under the bus with sure we’ll get you that RC ride on Hummer for...

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Images from BlogHer12 NYC

Aug 07, 12 Images from BlogHer12 NYC

Posted by in Photos, Places, Rants & Raves

I am still processing all of the things I learned at BlogHer12 so this isn’t a recap post. Since I can’t impart the learning just yet I will give you what I saw…     The BlogHer McDonold’s Bus! The President Welcomes us.

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Where I “complain” about going to the beach

Jul 24, 12 Where I “complain” about going to the beach

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The problem with launching a new (rebranded) blog in the summertime, is this… and this… and this…   Tough stuff I...

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