Month: March 2010

"You Don't Have To Learn The Hard Way" – – – A Review

“Every facet of life requires the support of other people.” “There’s no one else to blame for your problems now or ever.” “You eventually come to believe whatever you keep telling yourself.” These are just a few gems of wisdom shared by author J.R. Parrish in his latest book “You Don’t Have to Learn The

Kashi Cereal

Thanks to Vocalpoint I was able to try some delicious cereal by Kashi. I’m not a sweet cereal girl so this product wasn’t a terribly hard sell. Many healthy cereals live up to their reputation of tasting like cardboard but my Kashi cereal selection of Oat Flakes and Blueberry Clusters was very yummy. And I

CafePress Review & Giveaway

I was absolutely thrilled when asked to review items from CafePress. I first heard of this company years ago when a fellow blogger had created a coffee mug representing her site using CafePress. I just loved her humor. What a great way to share your thoughts and be represented by your readers! (I bought one

Starbucks Pike Place Roast Blend

Thanks to BzzAgent I was able to try Starbucks Pike Place Roast. I love coffee. I have my favorite coffee shops and favorite blends however I’m always open to trying something new. Starbucks new blend Pike Place Roast is deep and smooth, the body is light but the flavor is full. Time to brew a

Le Baby

My little Lily has fine hair. I’m just not used to fine hair. My 12 year old has the thickest, coarsest hair I’ve ever known! And my own hair is pretty thick (although… the older I get… not as thick. I don’t want to think about it!). So when I was given the opportunity to

30-Minute Buddhist Mandalas Coloring Book

Lily – “What ‘cha doing?” Me – ‘Coloring’ Usually I’m the one asking the question, however I have been lucky enough to receive the 30-Minute Buddhist Mandalas Coloring Book by Michelle Normand. “The reason behind the magic number 30 is to help provide you with a quick way to achieve a meditative state in a

"From Beer to Maternity" – A Review

I am having the best time reading “From Beer to Maternity” by Maggie Lamond Simone. For those moments when the kids are doing their best to bring on the Mommy Death Stare I grab my copy of “From Beer to Maternity” and fade into a world that makes me laugh out loud. I don’t do