Run or Walk to Make a Difference

The eleventh annual Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 5K Run/Walk which will take place on Sunday, September 30, 2012, is a memorial tribute to Stephen Siller, the late FDNY firefighter who made the ultimate sacrifice during his heroic efforts to rescue survivors of the Sept. 11 terrorist attack. The race will begin at 9:30. The… Read More »


DIY Infant Halloween Costume Ideas

Although Halloween costumes for kids can be so cute, they can also be quite expensive. It’s true that kids can wear the costumes more than once, but when it comes to infants, this is not always the case. Therefore, spending money on a pricey infant Halloween costume is not very practical. The better way would… Read More »


Riding the Trains at Strasburg Railroad

Continuing on with our trip to Lancaster County, one of the highlights of our trip was visiting Strasburg Railroad and riding on one of their trains. This is one train you do not want to miss. The trains are beautifully restored and have been updated to include heat on those chilly fall or spring days… Read More »


Resources for Ongoing Education

If you’re thinking about going back to school to get a degree, a second degree, your GED or just some additional skills to enhance your career outlook you will find that there are tons of resources available. There are also a number of ways to learn so that if you find it hard to go… Read More »


Earn Cash And Boxtops For Education Through Jingit

Have you heard of Jingit? I just discovered Jingit and I love it. Jingit is basically a program where you perform certain tasks and get paid for it. You earn real cash instantly for viewing ads online or via their smartphone app; “checking in” to your favorites stores; and providing feedback to major brands!  It… Read More »


A Recap of the Sears Style Blogger Brunch

As most of you already know, I was invited to attend the SearsStyle Blogger Brunch in NYC last week.  I was challenged to go on a mini shopping spree at Sears to find an outfit to wear to the brunch. So this is what I wore to the #searsStyle Blogger Brunch! Blouse – Metaphor Jeans… Read More »


At Last, Walgreens Has a Loyalty Program!

I’m a big fan of rewards programs and try my best to frequent stores that have them.  One store which I do visit every now and then oddly did not have one.  I’m talking about Walgreens.  Walgreens is very close to my house so all of our prescriptions are dispensed from there and we also… Read More »

Green Smoothies For Kids

Green Smoothies for Kids You Have To Try

All parents struggle with getting their children to eat healthy foods. For those who worry that their children are not consuming enough fruits, vegetables, and leafy greens, encouraging them to drink green smoothies loaded with nutrient-rich superfoods may be the answer. Green smoothies are simply fruit smoothies with greens added to them. Greens are the… Read More »