DisneyLive! Mickey’s Music Festival

DisneyLive! Mickey’s Music Festival

Mickey Mouse and friends rock the world with the stars from The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story in their new touring show Disney Live!Mickey’s Music Festival.   Disney hits are remixed to the hottest sounds of today featuring hip hop, pop, swing, reggae, rock, country and much more!  The irresistible lineup of performers, including Mickey, Minnie, Donald(…)

Holiday Gift Guide:  Funnybone Toys

Holiday Gift Guide: Funnybone Toys

Our family has a tradition that every Friday night, it’s pizza and game night.  What a thrill to add Funnybone Toys to our repertoire.  SpecTrix – a classic card game designed for color lovers of all ages and Array – splice, slice, splatter, and slam your opponents right out of the game are now family(…)

Fearless, An Interview with Maimah Karmo – Part I

Fearless, An Interview with Maimah Karmo – Part I

Maimah is a mother, Liberian refugee, breast cancer survivor, and hero. On February 28, 2006, at 4:45 p.m., Maimah was diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer.   She was 32 years old.   She had a 3-year-old at the time, and her fiancé walked away days after her breast surgery. Life fell apart. While undergoing her second(…)

Ingenious Mom Ideas – Hug-a-Bib and Clippy Cloth

Ingenious Mom Ideas – Hug-a-Bib and Clippy Cloth

If there is one thing I know my way around, it’s the spit cloth aisle at most major stores.  Both my children were “spitty” babies.  At one point I took to wearing only outfits that included at least one terry cloth item.  It was the dead of winter and I would be walking around the(…)

Beef Chimichangas

Beef Chimichangas

Ingregients: 2 lbs ground beef, browned and drained 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 tsp cumin 2 tsp oregano ½C taco sauce 1/2 C sour cream ¼ C apple cider vinegar 16 flour tortillas Shredded cheddar cheese, sour cream, other favorite Mexican toppings – for serving day Directions: Brown and drain ground beef.  Return to skillet(…)

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Ronald McDonald House Charities

One of the people on our Open Door Tour was Brandy McFall of the local Ronald McDonald House Charities.  Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Miami Valley provides a temporary home-away-from-home for families of critically ill, hosspitalized childern.   Did you know: Families staying at the Ronald McDonald House can have a child in any local area(…)