Monthly Archive for June, 2010

As my loyal readers know, I have long been a fan of LeapFrog products, so when the public relations folks at LeapFrog chose me as one of their reviewers for the as-yet-unreleased Leapster Explorer, I was thrilled. It’s absolutely awesome. All four of my kids, ages 6-11, have been using it and they love it, […]

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The girls and I got to see Little House on the Prairie, the Musical in Sioux Falls this weekend, thanks to the public relations folks at Mammoth Advertising. In return for the tickets, I agreed to review the play on my blog, but no other compensation beyond the free tickets has been given for this […]

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Congratulations to Cindi Hoppes of Edwardsville, IL, winner of the Fibers.com $25 gift certificate giveaway! Thank you to everyone who entered the contest.

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High hopes for the future

“Mom, you said I can be anything I want when I grow up, right?” asked Cody last night. “Yes, you can be anything you want,” I agreed. “I want to be a McDonald’s worker,” he proclaimed. “A McDonald’s worker?” I stammered. “Yes, what’s wrong with that?” he demanded. “Nothing,” I said. “But you can do […]

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