Archives for February 2013

How to Throw a Super-Superhero Party

When I asked Aiden what kind of party he wanted for his 5th birthday, he quickly replied, “a superhero party with a Green Lantern cake and green frosting and…” well, he went on and on about all things green (his favorite color) and all things superhero. So the big 0-5 and I wanted to knock […]

Whirley POP Giveaway {Winner!}

Thank you for the entries and the super cute comments on what you all do for family fun night!  Popcorn, or course, stole the show; although I loved the inflatable pool and lobster tails ideas, too! 🙂 The random winner of the Whirley Pop popcorn maker is: #6 ~ Kendra Smith: We cook dinner together […]

Easy Fish Tacos Recipe

Ahhhh…Fish Fridays are almost upon us!  Lent begins this week and that means fish for Ash Wednesday and a seafood meal every Friday until Easter.  I’m a good wife.  I wouldn’t even dream of tempting  Joel with a beautifully cooked medium-rare steak on a Friday until the end of the Lenton season. So you’re wondering […]

Liebster Award!

Lieb-a-what?  A Liebster Award for little old me?!  I’m so honored to find that Firefly Tales has been nominated for a Liebster Blog Award from fellow blogger, Lana, of Monday’s Nugget. So what is a Liebster Award?  Let me tell you! (Straight from Monday’s Nugget:) This award is given to blogs with less than 200 […]

Tips to Get You Feeling Better When You’re a Sickie

There is feeling sick, and there is sick of being sick.  I’ve reached the sick of being sick stage.  I’m all for laying in bed and recuperating, but a girl can only do so much of that!  Once I could lift my head up off the pillows (about 2.5 days into lifelessness), I started compiling […]