Pampers Dry Max

by Jennie May 15, 2010

We are aware of the issues some people are having with the New Pampers Dry Max diapers. While no one we know is having any problems we would urge you to contact their hotline if you have any concerns. You can contact them directly with any product inquires or general questions through email or alternatively you […]


No Squeeze Juice Box Holder

by Jennie May 13, 2010

Our product spotlight of the week is the No Squeeze Juice Box Holder. (Thanks to mom, Shannon, for introducing us to this awesome product!) We have been giving our boys milk boxes on the go and they have already figured out that when they squeeze the box… Milk goes EVERYWHERE! This product has saved us! […]


Edamame Hummus with a Kick

by Jennie May 12, 2010

1 c frozen shelled edamame 1 clove garlic 1/4 tsp cumin juice of half a lemon 1/2 tsp chili powder 1/4 tsp salt dash of pepper 1/4 c olive oil Prepare edamame per package directions. Drain and run under cold water. Once cooled, add to remaining ingredients. Blend all in a food processor until smooth. […]


Money Saving Tips

by Jennie May 11, 2010

Here are a few money saving tips we found for the week! Free Savings Summit Event local to cincinnati Saturday May 15th The details: Admission is free to 350 — but a canned good or any needed item is encouraged. Canned good and other donated items will go to the Freestore Foodbank. We will be […]


Now Announcing….

by Jennie May 10, 2010

Our WINNER for the free Signing Safari DVD is: JMWood!! Congratulations! Please contact us at to claim your gift! We are pleased to announce our next give-a-way! If you haven’t heard of Uppercase Living yet, let us be the first to introduce you! It is a company that creates images/phrases that you can “stick” to […]


Time to Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinets!

by Jennie May 8, 2010

Big recall news: The FDA and McNeil Consumer Healthcare, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, have announced a voluntary recall of more than 40 over-the-counter children’s medications, including infant and children’s Tylenol, Motrin, Zyrtec and Benadryl. If you’ve given your child any of these meds, it’s important to note that none of them have been […]


Signing Safari Give-A-Way!

by Jennie May 5, 2010

On one of our many adventures we decided to take our boys to a baby sign language class at the Cincinnati Family Enrichment Center when they were about 6 months old. We loved the class and have been signing with the boys ever since! The sign language has changed our lives because it has allowed […]


What’s In Our Milk?

by Jennie May 4, 2010

Now that our boys are old enough for milk we started thinking about what is really in our milk. You hear people talk about artificial growth hormones, but what does that really mean? So we did a little research and this is what we found: Just because it is organic, doesn’t mean it is of […]



by Jennie May 3, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS to Brittany!! You are the winner of a tee or onesie from If You Say Sew! Send us an email ( to claim your free gift! Thanks to all of you who have participated in our first give-a-way! We have many more great give-a-ways lined up and hope to continue to be able to provide you […]

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by Jennie April 30, 2010

Hi everyone! We’ve heard from a few of you that you’ve had some problems signing up on our blog to become a follower and as a result not being able to take part in the comment section of our posts. Our suggestion would be to create a google account – this way you don’t have […]


Batch & Freeze

by Jennie April 28, 2010

I, like all of you, feel like I never have enough time in my day to get all the things I want to done. Since the addition of our son, one thing that seemed to take a lot of time and planning was cooking meals for our family. I started batch cooking Cody’s lunches and […]


Healthy Mac & Cheese

by Jennie April 27, 2010

1 1/2 c elbow macaroni Nonstick cooking spray 1 tbs olive oil 1 tbs whole wheat flour (see our Super Flour recipe) 1/2 c nonfat or skim milk 1/2 c butternut squash or cauliflower puree 1 1/2 c shredded reduced fat cheddar cheese (about 8 oz) 4 oz reduced fat or non-fat cream cheese 1/2 […]