Oil and Skin…not always a bad thing

Oil and Skin…not always a bad thing

Guest blog post by Nancy Not every teenager has oily skin but most of them believe if they have breakout, they must be oily.  Oil is the enemy; in our fries and on our face, or so we believe.  I remember, in an effort to remove this ungodly substance from my face, I scrubbed with some crushed-nut(…)

Holidays Around the World at Epcot

Holidays Around the World at Epcot

Each Disney World park celebrates the Christmas holiday in a different way. The Magic Kingdom has the Castle Dream Lights-icicle lights all over Cinderella’s Castle and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, Hollywood Studios has the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights & the Animal Kingdom has Mickey’s Jingle Jungle Parade. From November 23-December 30 this(…)

Kickin’ It with Mommy Zee:  Our First Official Week of Karate Classes

Kickin’ It with Mommy Zee: Our First Official Week of Karate Classes

We’re over a month into our classes, but this last week was the kids’ first official week. There were a couple of things that made this week’s classes different. One, this was their first week with the uniforms that Sifu Jeremy gave them at the end of last week. [This nearly made me cry (something(…)

Pizza Casserole

Pizza Casserole

26 oz red pasta sauce 8 oz pasta, cooked and drained 4 oz pepperoni 2 C Mozzarella cheese, shredded 1 C Swiss cheese, shredded DIRECTIONS: Arrange pasta in two 8×8 or one 9×13 aluminum pan; alternate layers of other ingredients.  Freeze. TO SERVE: Thaw; bake at 350 for 30 minutes.

Cheese Enchiladas

Cheese Enchiladas

30 oz tomato sauce 1 1/3 C water 2 Tbsp chili powder 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp oregano ½ tsp cumin 16 tortillas 4 C shredded Monterey Jack cheese 2 ½ C shredded cheddar cheese 1 C sour cream ¼ C parsley ½ tsp salt ½ tsp ground black pepper DIRECTIONS: Bring tomato sauce,(…)

Winter Weather Activities

Guest blog post submitted by Dayton Children’s Medical Center As parents and caregivers, we are looked up to by our kids.  We’re their role models.  Therefore, it is our duty to lead by positive examples, which as we all know… isn’t always easy! As we begin transitioning into winter, the severe weather continues to pick(…)