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Giveaway: How do you do Family Game Night?

Sep 20, 2009 98 Comments

**This giveaway is now closed!** Random Integer Generator Here are your random numbers: 4 Timestamp: 2009-09-24 00:50:20 UTC Congratulations to: Sara at!! We are just getting to the point where our girls can understand and play board games. I remember when I was a kid and my family had a designated family game night. […]

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Ah.. Kid Memories

Sep 17, 2009 No Comments

You’ve got to check out my sidebar. JuiceBoxJungle has a brand new widget that lets you, among other things, send an ecard to a friend right from this blog (click around and check it out). They also have a cool new sponsor, Paper Culture, a modern, eco-friendly premium stationary company that will actually address, message […]

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Ocean Isle Inn- Paradise in NC

Sep 17, 2009 1 Comment

Since moving to North Carolina, we’ve been absolutely enjoying traveling around the coast and sightseeing. We’ve been able to share so many awesome things with the girls that we wouldn’t have ever seen in California, and this review is just another example of the awesomeness of NC. We were recently given a free extended weekend […]

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Review: Save Time & Money with the Roku

Sep 16, 2009 No Comments

We are always looking for ways to save money here at the Mommy Brain household, and family entertainment is no exception. We love to go out to the movies, but that costs nearly $70 each time we do that. We enjoy renting movies, making popcorn, closing off the curtains and pretending we’re at the theater […]

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Giveaway: Read for the Record!!!

Sep 15, 2009 30 Comments

** This giveaway is now closed! Thanks to all who entered!** Congrats to Christine- @justicecw on twitter! You won! Here are your random numbers: 20 Timestamp: 2009-10-02 01:54:35 UTC Walmart is teaming up with Jumpstart along with many awesome celebrities and encouraging everyone to Read for the Record this October 8th! Join in with over […]

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Check out “The Middle” on ABC

Sep 15, 2009 No Comments

So, as part of WB’s Team, I was given the chance to watch a show called “The Middle” before it hits the airwaves, and I am an instant fan. The mom, who is a loving wife, and mother of three is so easy to relate to. Her character, Frankie Heck, is just too funny. Frankie […]

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