Entries in the Category 'Product reviews'

Pistachios a surprisely healthy snack

February 3rd, 2009 / 2 Comments

I’m rather health conscious when it comes to snacks. We don’t eat chips or cookies or candy. Hot dogs and donuts are 2 main culprits I keep out of my house (but I admit, they taste good and we splurge once a year!) Now I just discovered pistachios as a healthy snack with lots of […]

My site was reviewed

January 29th, 2009 / 1 Comment

Thanks to Mary Ward for reviewing my site on DoYouDiggit.com. She did a better job describing my site than I did myself! Thanks, Mary.

32 Third Graders and One Class Bunny

January 12th, 2009 / No Comments

We know that kids say and do the darnedest things. Phillip Done has captured them from his years of experience as a 3rd grade teacher in his book 32 Third Graders and One Class Bunny – Life Lessons from Teaching. If you’ve ever wondered how in the world a teacher survives 6 hours a day, […]

Swaddling your baby

January 10th, 2009 / 1 Comment

It is true that swaddling your baby helps them sleep better. When I had my babies, the hospital nurse taught me to wrap my babies tightly in a receiving blanket. (I kept one of those hospital blankets for memories!) When the baby is nice and snug, he feels secure and warm, just like in your […]

Cheap healthy drinking water

August 10th, 2008 / No Comments

The cheapest bottled drinking water is Kirkland Costco brand for about 20 cents a bottle. You run through 10 bottles of those a day for a family and that’s over $700 a year…just for water! Every drop of water in that bottle counts, I tell my kids. Don’t spill it, don’t wash your hands with […]

Fairy Foals by Suzannah

June 23rd, 2008 / 4 Comments

Summer is a great time to catch up on reading, both for yourself and for your children. The libraries and bookstores are nicely air-conditioned, and the seats are comfortable! What types of books do you like to read? I just finished reading Fairy Foals with my daughter. In fact, we read it rather slowly because […]