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A World of Foods & Fun with Your Kids

A World of Foods & Fun with Your Kids

I’m a children’s librarian, and I love to use books to introduce all kinds of topics with kids. A good story will not only entertain children, but can stir interest in what the story’s about, too. Some of those topics seem, well, unlikely as story ideas, but they can work quite nicely. For instance, how(…)

Savor the Flavor of Summer as Signs of Fall Appear (Review and Giveaway)

Savor the Flavor of Summer as Signs of Fall Appear (Review and Giveaway)

The leaves are falling and the temperatures are dropping, but I wanted to hold on to summer for just a bit longer.  Daily’s Cocktails to the rescue!  Did you know that they have seven mouth-watering and convenient frozen pouches with great flavors that will help you hold onto summer?  They also have two new amazing(…)

Coupons and the Pantry

I love to cook! Cooking for this dad is recreation and therapy after a long day at work. Coming home at 5 and kids expecting dinner by 5:30 is a challenge. This challenge is further complicated by their mother who keeps a frugal budget. I love to cook from the pantry. Cooking from the pantry(…)

Apple Cake Recipe

Apple Cake Recipe

We asked and you responded with fantastic recipes using those feshly picked fall apples.  Jane Patterson wrote in with this one. Here is a great but easy apple cake recipe for Mom Spot: The original recipe for the apple cake has a sugar frosting (dressing)…its a little sweet….so I made a basic cream cheese frosting(…)

To Organic or Not to Organic? That is the Question.

Recently, a good friend of mine introduced me to Fulton Farms in Troy, Ohio. Although I had heard of it in the past, I had admittedly never actually taken the time to learn about the farm and all it has to offer. Since having my son nearly a year ago, my family’s diet has become a priority(…)

Celebrate National Coffee Day with Mom-Spot.com

Celebrate National Coffee Day with Mom-Spot.com

Happy National Coffee Day! Anyone who knows me knows that I LOVE COFFEE! Even my former boss gave me 2 bags of coffee and a cool sign this past Christmas (No Coffee, No Workee). My husband, family, and volunteers also know that I can make a mean pot of coffee too. Really, the truth is(…)