Category Archives: recommendations

Festival of Frugality

I was going to grab a bunch of links from this post but, because there are so many great links, I’m just going to send you to the main linktastic one. Festival of Frugality. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post … Continue reading

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Sophie’s reading…

Sophie’s latest favorite book: What Pete Ate from A to Z. It’s funny and involved and the illustrations are great. I thought, at first, that it was a bit old for her, but she’s memorized a lot of it already … Continue reading

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Book Recommendation

Another great recommendation from the Savvy Source quiz: Katie’s Sunday Afternoon We’ve read it over and over and over since we got it from the library. It’s very imaginative and fun. It’s about a little girl who visits a pointilist … Continue reading

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Savvy Source

You may notice a new banner on the right for Savvy Source. I read about it on the Karianna Spectrum and decided to try it out for Sophie. The site features a detailed quiz on your (preschool-aged) child and what … Continue reading

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Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog

In case you missed the three acts when they debuted, here’s the full-length Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog. I love NPH. And Nathan Fillion. and Felicia Day. Pretty much everyone involved. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share … Continue reading

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How to perform a citizen’s arrest of a Bush administration official

The key to performing a citizen’s arrest? Check with your state laws. Who would you arrest? Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this … Continue reading

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Book Recommendations

Sophie book recommendations: One for her health. We try to keep very healthy foods in the house but I know we could be better. I love Dr. Sears and this book: Healthiest Kid in the Neighborhood is great. It’s about … Continue reading

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New Sunscreen – SPF-50

I’ve found a sunscreen with which I’m pretty happy. It’s SPF-50, all natural, has a high effectiveness rating (1 out of 10) at the Cosmetics Database, and has a very slight scent that I don’t mind at all. It’s called … Continue reading

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Birth Book: no, I’m not pregnant

This is just so I remember to read this book for next time. It’s going to be a while before we decide to add to our family. Too much is happening right now – new house, etc. However, for those … Continue reading

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Verklempt

Uhhff. I cannot watch this without getting all teary and choked up. Paul Potts, everyone. Fantastic. Sophie kept asking me to replay this video. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet … Continue reading

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