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(…)

Where is the Instruction Manual?

How many times have you said, “I wish kids came with instruction manuals?” Up until now, there wasn’t one. Leave it to Jeremy Roadruck! He has a new e-book (yes, his second book), Your Best Child Ever; Is This Game Worth Winning. It’s billed as “The owner’s manual of children for parents, grandparents, caregivers, guardians,(…)

Get rid of those excuses!  You do have time to run.

Get rid of those excuses! You do have time to run.

Guest Blog by Lisa Evers,  Healthy Runner Wife I hear women say all the time how they would love to run, but they just don’t have time because they have kids.  Well I’m here to tell you that you are incorrect.  If you want something bad enough you can do it!  Think of running as(…)