Smokey Bear Twitter Party Today at 2 PM EST #SmokeyBDay


After 70 years, Smokey Bear continues to share the message: “Only YOU can prevent forest fires.” Did you know that 9 out of 10 forest fires are started by humans? Thanks to Smokey and his familiar phrase, we have reduced the number of acres lost to wildfires from 22 millions to today’s yearly average of 6.5 […]

Still Recovering from #EAEvents Social Suite launching at Blogger Bash 2014

This last week was exhausting and fun as I joined the team of Element Associates in creating the Blogger Bash Social Suite during the two-day Blogger Bash event in NYC this last week. I think I can finally feel my feet! We had so many amazing sponsors that you see listed below but it was […]

Preparing Your Family – Your Life for Hurricane Arthur and other storms

wireless emergency alerts

Are you ready for Hurricane Arthur? Does your family have a plan? The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30, with the peak occurring between mid-August and late October. The Eastern Pacific hurricane season began on May 15 and will end on November 30. By working as a community, lives can be […]

Special NYC edition of The Talk: Tune in Friday at 2 pm #everybodytalks

This Friday, at 2 pm, make sure to tune into The Talk for a special NYC edition with all your favorite hosts and a couple of extra special guests, including myself & my mom in the audience and several other very special blogging friends. This last week, we headed into NYC for a pre-taping of […]

HorseTalk at the horse barn today


Love this image. I snapped it on the way out of the barn this morning. According to my daughter, this is Linus and he loves to pose. Looks like he is saying, “So, what are you looking at?”   Great resource for kids wanting to learn about horses: The Kingfisher Illustrated Horse and Pony Encyclopedia

Recognizing Caregivers and Their Moms on Mother’s Day #thanksproject

Thanks Project

Caregivers spend a lot of time taking care of their loved ones who they cherish and adore but any caregiver will tell you that it takes a physical and mental toll to watch a mother or dad dip into dementia or cry in chronic pain. The AARP created several wonderful resources for caregivers as seen […]

In-Real-Life at the April #MomMixer

philly mom mixer

As my teen daughter gets closer and closer to the scheduled date to try for her license, I use every opportunity to have her drive to get the 65 hours in, required here in PA, before the official road test at the end of May. Last Saturday offered up an especially sweet opportunity to visit […]

GIVEAWAY: Enter to win The Nut Job DVD/Blu-ray/Digital HD Combo Pack

The Nut Job

Enter the Rafflecopter giveaway below to win one of several copies of The Nut Job combo pack – available in Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Digital HD. SYNOPSIS Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to […]

The Tracks You Leave….

tracks we leave

What tracks are you leaving?

Son of God Movie hits films this weekend

Son of God film

  Check out my interview with Roma Downey & Diogo Morgado of the movie Son of God over at my entertainment blog MamaLovesMedia. The film, a 2 hour expansion on the life of Christ depicted in “The Bible” (a TV miniseries on the History Channel) hits theaters this weekend. Bible study materials are available for […]