A Trip To the Pet Store

I am thankful that my children love animals so much but also understand the responsibility that comes when having a pet. You see, I took in pets in the past that I simply could not keep. Whether it was due to moving to a new place where pets were under no circumstances allowed or taking in a pure bred black lab puppy only to find out a puppy and two boys in diapers was not going to work out, I have learned that I will never again take in a pet without having the long term, life long commitment to […]

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There Were There and Now They Are Gone

Baby robin birds that is …. we looked and saw a nest full of little baby robin birds one day and three days later they were still there. Growing faster than I thought birds did. Then one day we went to check on them and there was no sign of any baby birds in the nest… I don’t know if the hawk who has been circling got these babies so close to the house or if they learned how to fly and ventured off with their parents but there is no longer any baby birds in this nest for it’s […]

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Teaching Kids to Climb Trees

We have a backyard with a lot of trees, most of which look like good tress to climb. Me being the outdoor person I am, except Winter time, I decided that I wanted to try to climb a tree and show my kids that they can climb trees too! I know I will regret showing them that it’s okay to climb trees some day but we had fun! I attempted to climb a tree but apparently jeans were not flexible enough for me to even get up there! I let the kids do the climbing and with the boys well […]

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Cryo-Cell and “Save the Children: Haiti Relief Fund

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Cryo-Cell International. All opinions are 100% mine. Cyro-Cell is a cord blood banking service and I wanted to share with you a few benefits of storing cord blood: Easy to extract and cause no pain nor risk for mother or baby. Matching stem cells are difficult but necessary for transplants, when you bank your newborns cord blood you are giving your baby a perfect match for their lifetime. Should you child get a disease and require chemotherapy or radiation they can have their preserved stem cells used to replenish […]

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