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Foreplay or “Choreplay” What Turns You On?

Foreplay or “Choreplay” What Turns You On?
We’ve all heard of foreplay, but are you familiar with the term “Choreplay?” Defined by the always entertaining Urban Dictionary:  When a woman is turned on by the sight of her husband/boyfriend/partner doing regular household chores, that she would normally be doing. I.E. Women are...
February 27th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Contruction Kicks Off on New Children’s Museum at McWane!

Contruction Kicks Off on New Children’s Museum at McWane!
We were so excited to stop by the McWane Science Center today for the ground breaking ceremony for the new Children’s Museum set to be completed in about 1 year. The launching of the construction phase is the largest capital project since its founding 15 years ago. The Children’s Museum is made...
February 25th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Super Easy King Cake!

Super Easy King Cake!
You might not be celebrating on Bourbon Street, but you can still bring a little Mardi Gras home this year with this super easy King Cake Recipe! What you’ll Need: 1 (13.9-ounce) can bread sticks 1 (1-inch) heat proof plastic baby 1 (12-ounce) can whipped cream cheese frosting ¼ cup heavy cream Green...
February 25th, 2014 | featured, to eat, to make | Read More

Giveaway: Bubblebum Boosterseat

Giveaway: Bubblebum Boosterseat
Have you heard of this nifty little gadget? If you’re looking for a way to save space in your car, take a look at the Bubblebum booster seat. BubbleBum, the cost effective, portable, lightweight, brightly colored, inflatable car booster seat for children aged between 4-11, easily deflates and folds...
February 24th, 2014 | featured, to win | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: February 23rd – March 2nd

Birmingham Events Calendar: February 23rd – March 2nd
We hope you’re all out taking advantage of this spring like weather.  Check out the libraries this week if you’re looking for some fun! Barnes and Noble Summit will be hosting a LEGO Movie Building Event, which will be perfect for any LEGO fan in your family and you can celebrate Seuss...
February 23rd, 2014 | featured, to do | Read More

52 New Things 2014, Week 7

52 New Things 2014, Week 7
Moving right along with our New Things.   Angie - I’m quite obsessed with chapstick. I’m sure that’s been mentioned on this blog at some point in the past 6 years. I have chapstick every where, and not just 1. In my car console at any given time there are 3 or 4. In my purse, 2...
February 22nd, 2014 | featured, New Things | Read More

Pinspired Recipe: Stuffed Peppers

Pinspired Recipe: Stuffed Peppers
I used to make stuffed peppers pretty often, but somewhere along the way I lost my recipe. I came across this one the other day on Pinterest via House 54, tried it and it was a huge hit! Bonus… It’s gluten free! What You’ll Need: 5 Bell Peppers (any color) Olive Oil 1/2 Medium Onion 1...
February 20th, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

Practical Hacks for Parents: Where to Store the Hair Accessories

Practical Hacks for Parents: Where to Store the Hair Accessories
As you can imagine, a house with 4 girls can accumulate a massive amount of hair thingys. They vary in shape and size. We have bows, clippies, elastics, headbands with bows, headbands with no bows, some that stretch and some that don’t. I could go on but I’ll stop there for fear of sounding...
February 20th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

The Who’s and What’s of your first Pediatric Dental Appointment

The Who’s and What’s of your first Pediatric Dental Appointment
One question that we seem to hear from other Moms on a regular basis is “when should you schedule your child’s first dentist appointment?” Kids teeth come in at various ages, so it’s hard to pinpoint when your child should visit the dentist. My oldest started cutting teeth at...
February 18th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: February 16th – February 23rd

Birmingham Events Calendar: February 16th – February 23rd
Looks like the temps around Birmingham are warming up this week. Which is a very welcome change!! Lots of fun happening at the local libraries, including a Family Fun Night with LEGOS and an American Girl Doll Movie Night! Consignment sales are still happening around Birmingham, if you’re looking...
February 16th, 2014 | featured, to do | Read More