The Crayola Experience in Easton, PA. What a Great Family Day!

@VisitCrayola #VisitCrayola #magicofcolor Who doesn’t love arts & crafts? In my family – from the age of eight months to thirty eight years, we all love creating. Upon booking our first family ski trip to the Poconos, we knew immediately the best place to stop enroute would be the Crayola Experience, in Easton, PA! BackContinue reading “The Crayola Experience in Easton, PA. What a Great Family Day!”

She Said, Shut Up and Play with Me

  Facebook Twitter #PlayPledge #GeniusOfPlay As an only child I always longed for someone who wanted to play with me. It didn’t help that the games of the time were I’m Telling and Double Dare – both sibling games. As they sat on my shelf collecting dust, I realized two player games were just not inContinue reading “She Said, Shut Up and Play with Me”

Earth Day – The Mint Chip Mama Way! Hey, Hey!

Happy Earth Day! #EarthDay #GlobalCitizen “The Blue Marble” photograph of Earth, taken during the Apollo 17 lunar mission in 1972. For as long as I can remember I have been a water conserving, “you’re going to take that home, right?”, put it in the recycle bin kind of girl. I credit most of this to my hippieContinue reading “Earth Day – The Mint Chip Mama Way! Hey, Hey!”

A Snozzberry Right in Garden City? Introducing: Chocolate Works!

Facebook Twitter After my kids, Chocolate is one of the great loves of my life. I mean after my kids and my husband… I said husband. I promise I said husband. So when you tell me there is a store called Chocolate Works and it is basically a functioning Wonka Willy Wonka & the ChocolateContinue reading “A Snozzberry Right in Garden City? Introducing: Chocolate Works!”

Snow Days Should Be Covered in Chocolate

Thanks to the inspiration from a junior chef class at Williams-Sonoma we spent our snow day making chocolate bark! It was 33.5% easy and 66.5% delicious. Naturally we used Trader Joe’s semi-sweet chocolate chips. For toppings you can add in anything. For this first batch we used Oreo Chocolate Sandwich Cookies, Cool Mint Creme, 15.25 OunceMint Oreos. I presentContinue reading “Snow Days Should Be Covered in Chocolate”

This Ain’t Your Mama’s Holiday Boutique – Mompreneur Extravaganza, The Fox Hollow, 12/8/14, 7pm

Us women – us mothers – wear many hats. Chief medical person, head negotiator, sock finder, bill payer, house manager, warm clothing coordinator, pretty much anything that anyone needs done at any time of day. We do it with a smile on our faces and a packet or granola bar in our pocket. In additionContinue reading “This Ain’t Your Mama’s Holiday Boutique – Mompreneur Extravaganza, The Fox Hollow, 12/8/14, 7pm”

It’s 2pm Eterna-a-a-a-all. Day 27 of My Favorite Things: Globalization

Day 27 of My Favorite Things: Globalization Today I did a global experiment. I have friends in all parts of the world. I asked them – via my Facebook page – to take a picture with their phone at 2pm Eastern Standard Time and email it to me. What you see below is the result. IContinue reading “It’s 2pm Eterna-a-a-a-all. Day 27 of My Favorite Things: Globalization”

Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh Hangin’ Stuff. Day 14 of My Favorite Things: WallPops

Day 14 of My Favorite Things: WallPops @WallPopswallart #WallPops #WallPopsWallArt Facebook I lived amongst white walls during my thirteen year tenure as a Manhattan resident. It was one part I thought I would only stay in each apartment for a year, one part I was afraid to lose my security deposit, and one part I never hadContinue reading “Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh Hangin’ Stuff. Day 14 of My Favorite Things: WallPops”

My Baby’s Got Class, Your Baby Ain’t Sweet Like Mine. Day 12 of My Favorite Things: Not Just Art & SoulShine Classes

Day 12 of My Favorite Things: Not Just Art & SoulShine Classes Photo Credit: Dara Troshane Facebook: Not Just Art, SoulShine Art is a very big part of my life and has been since I was little. I like to look at it, learn about it, teach my children about it, and make it whenever possible. IContinue reading “My Baby’s Got Class, Your Baby Ain’t Sweet Like Mine. Day 12 of My Favorite Things: Not Just Art & SoulShine Classes”

Pride: In the Naaaame of Ribbons. Day 8 of My Favorite Things: RSDubs Ribbons

Day 8 of My Favorite Things: RSDubs Ribbons @RSDubsRibbons Facebook Today’s favorite thing is very near and dear to my heart. Actually, it is so near that it is something I created! If you have not yet seen the haute couture organza ribbon and character grosgrain ribbon hair accessories my daughter and I designed, put throughContinue reading “Pride: In the Naaaame of Ribbons. Day 8 of My Favorite Things: RSDubs Ribbons”

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