Insurance Lowering Tips for the Money-Conscious Family

When you have children and you’re trying to juggle a job and make sure your bills are getting paid every month, you start to stress about money. One of the first places that many people look to cut their finances is with medical, auto, or home insurance policies. These are important to have, however, as foregoing any could end up disastrous for you down the road. Instead, try these tips to lower … [Read More...]

Me, Allie and my chins clean up pretty good.

My Style Finally Catches Up With Me

Back in my high school and college days, I wore my jean jacket proudly. It was the thing to do in the '80s and early '90s. You'd slap on all sorts of patches on the sleeves, various pins on the front pockets and if you really went all out, you'd get one ginormous patch covering the entire back. … [More...]

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Happy Mother’s Day 2015

Moms. They've easily got the toughest job in the whole entire world. No vacations. No time off. Heck, they work 24/7... for life! And us kids wouldn't even be half the people we are (well, biologically, I guess it is half, but you know what I mean), without your love, support and guidance. You … [More...]


Tony Stark is a Big, Fat Jerk

I've always loved Captain America. No surprise there. I really love just about every single character to come out of the Marvel Universe. My favorite book, though, has always been Avengers. The team dynamic, with Captain America heading up the troops more times than not. And one of the best … [More...]

Baby Blankets

Win a Personalized Baby Blanket (Ends 5/25)

It's been quite awhile since we had a crib in our house. But I have to tell you, having a baby is a great way to stock up on baby blankets! We got plenty of baby blankets through the years. Some with familiar characters on them. Others with just interesting patterns. But our favorites were always … [More...]

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Ultron Crashed My Son’s Birthday Party

Jason turned 12 today. Yes, I blinked and that little bundle of joy that kept us up at all hours for months (years?) on end, is now just one year shy of being a teenager. Apparently we timed Jason's birth perfectly since Marvel seems to love his birthday weekend. The last two years we got to … [More...]

Paddington Bear

Free Paddington Activity Sheets

I loved reading Paddington Bear when I was a kid. All that marmalade. That adorable little hat. And a walking, talking bear. What's not to love? I haven't seen the Paddington movie yet, but the fuzzy guy is coming home to Blu-ray, DVD and On-Demand starting April 28! I can't wait to watch this … [More...]