NuWave Oven Saves Time in the Kitchen

NuWave Pro

Do you want to save time in the kitchen while still cooking delicious meals for your family? Introducing….the NuWave Oven! This amazing countertop over cooks everything from full meals to cakes up to 50% faster than a conventional oven. Plus, you can cook frozen meat, saving you thawing time. You can even cook a frozen […]

Easy, Delicious Pumpkin Spice Muffin Recipe


These yummy Pumpkin Muffins are one of our favorite fall treats.  Kids love to help with this simple recipe, too.  I love that it requires just one bowl and only a few minutes of time to make a healthy breakfast or after school treat.  Pumpkin Spice Muffins (Makes 12) Pumpkin Spice Muffin Recipe Ingredients: 1 ½ […]

After School Snack or Easy Dinner with Totino’s New Pizza Stuffers!

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With kids back to school, moms across the country are busier than ever.  By the time I get my son off the bus, get homework started, and dinner started, there is no time for a snack. I’m lucky if I get dinner to the table at a decent time so that we can play a […]

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Coming to Cleveland, Ohio

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The circus is back in town October 19-23, 2011 at Quicken Loans Arena. Don’t miss Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Fully ChargedSM, where megawatts of thrills explode off of the arena floor with breathtaking dare-devilry, superhuman stunts and never-before-seen performances that energize Children of All Ages!  Fully Charged came to the Youngstown, Ohio area […]

World’s 1st Timer Night Light – Gus the Turtle Review

The pink "Gus" is perfect for enhancing your child's night time routine

I am charting into new territories when talking about bedtime here at our house.  J-Girl has to pick out her P.J’s by herself, brush her teeth by herself, she even has started in the past few weeks wanting her “blue light” on (from her monitor) before we leave her room.  While I don’t think that […]

Simplify Dinner Entertaining with Gourmet Dinners by Omaha Steaks: Review

picture of Omaha Steaks Chicken Cordon Bleu Meal

When entertaining, I enjoy presenting a delicious meal to my guests. I always try to make something gourmet, something special. This usually ends up wearing me out after doing all the grocery shopping, the prep work, the cooking, the presenting, and then all of the clean up afterwards. Sure, the food might taste good for […]

Attn: Teachers! Win $25 Del Monte Fresh Produce Now & $1,000 for the Your Classroom!

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This Monday, September 26, 2011 the voting begins for the Teacher Monday: Cash for Classroom Contest! Each week, for 6 weeks, 10 teachers with the most votes will win $1,000 in Del Monte fresh produce and cash for their classroom! Last week, I told you about the contest and gave everyone the chance to win 1 […]

How to Get the Hottest Clothing Trends for Girls & Guys this School Year at 20-60% Less Money

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81% of Moms surveyed buy Mom Central Consulting and T.J.Maxx/Marshalls said that the rising costs of times like gas and groceries have negatively affected their kids back to school shopping budget. How do you get the hottest clothes that your kids want for school while staying on budget? Try shopping at T.J.Maxx and Marshalls! They […]

Fun for the Whole Family at Cedar Point HalloWeekends


It is time for Cedar Point HalloWeekends! HalloWeekends at Cedar Point is a fun time for all ages. There are non-scary attractions and events for the younger kids to seriously scary walk-throughs and attractions for those that want their socks scared off! Cedar Point HalloWeekends Review Going to Cedar Point with 1 Adult and 2 […]

boscia’s B.B. Cream – The Ultimate Multi-tasker Foundation

boscia tube

Make up foundations are a dime a dozen, but one that gives natural looking coverage, SPF 27 PA  ++, conceals imperfections, and hydrates, firms, and heals the skin – now that’s worth trying!  But could one simple tube of product do all that?  I was going to find out for myself by trying boscia’s new B.B. […]

Best Kids Pediatric Dentist in Hudson/Stow, Ohio : Mertes Pediatric Dentistry

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Finding the right dentist for your child is crucial. The right dentistry will help you and your child develop good life-long oral healthcare without the fear and stress so often associated with going to the dentist.  Are you looking for a good Pediatric Dentist in Akron, Ohio? Particularly the Hudson, Stow, Streetsboro, Kent, Tallmadge area? […]

Pumpkin Masters Halloween Pumpkin Carving Tools, Lighting, and More

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I was at Walmart last week and found a quite impressive display of pumpkin carving kits and more by Pumpkin Masters. It’s the brand you probably already know and trust for all your pumpkin carving needs, as they celebrate their 25th anniversary this year. I usually just grab a kit without even checking out all […]

Best Selection and Price for Halloween Costumes – Review

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What do your kids want to be for Halloween this year? Halloween will be here before you know it, so get your shopping done now. This is the second year that I’ve ordered my kids Halloween costumes from  They offer way more than the local costume store, about 19,000+ more! You can find any […]

Help for Akron Ohio’s Homeless and How You Can Help


When you think of the word “homeless” what comes to your mind? Your first response is probably a visual of a man or woman on a corner holding a cardboard sign.  As we drive by, we only have moments to learn about them and evaluate their circumstance.  Sometimes we judge them and mutter words like […]

I Can Read! Bible Story Books by Zonderkidz

picture of The Prodigal Son I Can Read Book

Last year, my son began to read in Kindergarten. This year, in first grade, it’s all about reading! There are plenty of resources available for beginner readers. One that I have enjoyed sharing with Elijah is the series by ZonderKidz called I Can Read! There are 5 levels through ZonderKidz. The first level is called […]