Monthly Archives: January 2011

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In Mother Words at the Geffen Playhouse

Several years ago, going out of the house was a once-every-couple-of-months luxury. My kids were little, we had no babysitter,… Continue reading »

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Family Finds: Half-Off Handmade Truffles & Chocolates

$15 for $30 Worth of Truffles & Chocolates from Sugar-Plum.com Just in time for Valentine’s Day: Half-off chocolates, truffles, and… Continue reading »

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Gluten-Free Lemon Pound Cake

Last week after marathon training, someone was giving away lemons from their tree. I was eating a banana and drinking… Continue reading »

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Family Finds: Half-Off Personalized Children’s Album

$10 for a personalized children’s album from Name Your Tune — a $20 value. Babies love hearing their names repeated… Continue reading »

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Moms Day Out with Romy Raves

It takes a lot to get me out of the house these days. With marathon training and my sons’ sports… Continue reading »

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Family Finds: Half-Off 50-Minute Massage at Radiance of Life

$25 for 50-Minute Massage Every busy parent we know deserves a massage! And, since Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, what… Continue reading »

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Family Finds: Half-Off Custom-Built Nutrition Bars

Now why didn’t we think of this? The folks at Element Bars have created a fun, simple and interactive website… Continue reading »

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Running the LA Marathon to Help A Mother Out

I’ve been training for the LA Marathon since September and it’s taken over my life. It affects the amount I… Continue reading »

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Family Finds: 69% Off 30-Day Curves Membership + Zumba Class

Have you started tackling those New Year’s resolutions yet? We haven’t, either. But today’s deal will put you on the… Continue reading »

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Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate Cake

Friday, a friend who has quite a few dietary restrictions came over to our house. No gluten, no dairy, no meat, no… Continue reading »

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Guest Post on Spanglish Baby

Today I have a guest post on Spanglish Baby about Arizona’s attempt to shut down Tucson’s Mexican-American Studies program. Here… Continue reading »

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Family Finds: 70% Off 3 Lessons at Arthur Murray Dance Studio

70% Off 3 Lessons at Arthur Murray Dance Studio Walk in, dance out! The highly trained dance instructors at Arthur… Continue reading »

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Tea at Trés in the SLS Hotel

Mommy and Me Tea at Trés I had never been to a tea in my life, until recently, but within… Continue reading »