Menopause the Musical – Ticket Giveaway for Saturday October 13th

Menopause the Musical – Ticket Giveaway for Saturday October 13th readers, grab your girlfriends and head out for a night on the town.  We’ve got 2 tickets for a lucky reader to the 8pm Saturday, October 13th performance.  Comment below and tell us why you want to go!  Winners will be notified by email on Thursday, October 11th. Join the sisterhood of audiences that(…)

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(…)

My Family is Not #1. Or So I Hear.

It’s official.  I am out of the running to have the happiest family possible, according to this Bounty study, anyway.  I currently have one child–a son, so my best potential ranking on the “happy list” is a #2 rank, assuming my next (and last) child is a girl. The UK parenting website examined over 2,000 families(…)

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(…)

Books to Share

Books to Share

Guest Post by Katy Bowman.  Katy Bowman is a writer and mother to two amazing kids. She lives in a house full of books, also known as heaven, in Centerville, Ohio. You can find her on the web at Before I had even met my husband, I was buying books for our kids. Our future(…)