January is National Oatmeal Month

January is National Oatmeal Month

Right up front, I have to admit, I don’t like cooked oatmeal.  There is something about the mushy texture that I just can’t get past.  Oatmeal cookies are a whole different story.  Add some peanut butter and butterscotch chips and I am in heaven. Why is National Oatmeal Month in January?  It is the month(…)

Funtastically Easy Bird Feeders

Funtastically Easy Bird Feeders

It’s National Bird Day and we are making bird feeders at our house.  We have a squirrel feeder right outside our window coupled with 2 bird feeders.  It’s fun to watch the “wild life” while eating breakfast each morning.  We’ve seen cardinals, blue jays, a cute pair of ducks, 3 squirrels, 2 chipmunks and a(…)

Mommy Blogger Monday:  Mom-Spot.com Favorites

Mommy Blogger Monday: Mom-Spot.com Favorites

Bloggers know bloggers – it’s the circle we socialize with online (and in person)!  Here are a few of our favorite posts from our friends in the Mommy Blogging Community.  Check them out and let them know that you found them because of Mom-Spot.com.  After all, they are moms and they need love too! (PS(…)

A Little-Known Risk to Small Children…..

A Little-Known Risk to Small Children…..

Did you know that inside small electronic devices there is a powerful coin-sized button battery?  Then swallowed, these batteries can get stuck in the throat and cause severe burns or death. Each year, about 3,500 button battery swallowing cases are reported to U.S. Poison control centers.  Serious injuries and deaths are on the rise. Mom-Spot.com(…)

Dyeing Pasta

Dyeing Pasta

A reader recently wrote in and asked how to dye spaghetti.  We did a little research and talked to a few crafty moms and this was the best “recipe” we could find for dyeing pasta.  Dyed pasta is great for making necklaces, bracelets and collages. You will need:  rubbing alcohol, large ziploc bags and liquid(…)

Skillet Spaghetti on National Spaghetti Day!!

Skillet Spaghetti on National Spaghetti Day!!

Are you seeing a trend in our posts this year?  We have gotten our hands on some bizarre and unique “holidays” for each and every day of the year.  Spice up 2013 and have some fun with us each and every day by celebrating with us.  In honor of National Spaghetti Day, we will be(…)