Friday Favorites

little boy haircut

I believe a weekly wrap-up of some of my favorites is in order. Why?  Because it’s Friday and I’ve had some favorites.  I know.  Groundbreaking stuff here. Favorite #1:  That I’m married to a hunky guy who doubles as a hairstylist. Okay, hairstylist  might be a stretch.  But he periodically (and confidently!) removes hair from […]

The Dirty Dash 2014

dirty dash 2014 taking a mud bath

“So, Mindy.  I plan on taking the kids on this obstacle course thing.  The Dirty Dash 2014.  Pretty much we jump around in mud, race across a field, climb stuff.  In mud.  K?” Forcing back my germaphobic tendencies and involuntary eye tick I calmly respond, “Uh, no.” And so it went, back and forth, until Hubs […]

Summer Fun in the Backyard Pool

Summer Fun Baby Inflatable Pool

Is it hot in your neck of the woods? Good Lawd but it’s been a scorcher lately. And us Northwesterners aren’t really equipped to handle skin-sizzling heat. Our delicate dermis is screaming in protest at unrecognized UV rays, sweat-inducing temperatures and the generous slathering of sunscreen (applied in the hope of saving our top layer […]

influenster Spring Fling VoxBox – A Review

influenster Spring Fling VoxBox

Free schtuff.  Who doesn’t love a box full of somethings for nothing?  This gal does. A while back I came across Influenster, a community developed for folks to essentially help increase brand awareness through product reviews and experiences.  It is free to sign-up and involvement in the website increases your likelihood of receiving a free box of schtuff.  Um, […]