Role Mommy on the Run
Knocked out cold! That's what we all saw. Two people walked into an elevator, the doors closed, and in a split second, a man delivered a devastating blow to a woman that caused her to fall, hit her head and lay unconscious. Then dragged out from the elevator like a sack of laundry, the woman was unconscionably left on public display laying face down and motionless by that same man. Most people would assume that only a heartless street thug would be capable of committing such an act. But it wasn't. It was the highly revered All Pro running back, 2013 Super Bowl champion, Ray Rice. ... Read more
From the Blogs
Many parents in this country are obsessed with their children's nutrition, and rightfully so! We know the sad statistics about childhood obesity being on the rise. Speaking for myself, I want my kids to have a well balanced diet and be active so they stay fit. Since school started this year, I decided to stop feeding my kids a sugary breakfast so I give them a hard boiled egg, banana and cereal high in fiber and protein. I want to make sure their brains are sharp, ready to learn and keep them full until lunch. Speaking of lunch, school lunch plays an essential role in our kid's lives and I think parents and educators need know what is going on in our school cafeterias. ... Read more
While I am a Type A mom in every other aspect of my life, when it comes to Back to School, I am a last minute shopper every step of the way. In fact, I like to call our supply shopping excursions, a "Back at School" expedition. This past week, I decided to give Walmart a try instead of being caught on a never ending line at one of my usual go-to office supply stores. ... Read more
Sometimes the simplest recipes are the ones we relish. I have been on an Indian cooking kick for a few weeks now and I love making this quick raita (yogurt sauce) to accompany dishes that need a little sauce. I have been making use of all my luscious cucumbers from our garden but any store bought ones will do as well. Enjoy!... Read more
What to do when you have a little leftover ricotta from making a lasagna? How about making a quick and tasty fritatta? I love using up some leftover corn as well to give it some summer freshness. Enjoy!... Read more
My favorite sporting event is right around the corner and this year, I'm incredibly excited because I get to host a giveaway for one lucky family to check out Arthur Ashe Kids Day at the National Tennis Center. ... Read more
Plus: Just in time for Back to School: Walmart Launches Savings Catcher, Join us for a S'mores Sunday Twitter Party #ThisisWholesome, Take Back the Kitchen: Alma's Easy and Quick Lasagna, Take Back the Kitchen: Alma's Kahlua Ice Cream, and even more in the archives!
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