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Chick-Fil-A – Grilled menu items are great in kids’ books!

Chick-Fil-A Grilled chicken menu is such a great choice for picnics or sporting events. Quick healthy meal on the go, a fit for all family members #ad

Chick-fil-A officially has rolled out three new entrees – the Chick-fil-A® Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Chick-fil-A® Grilled Chicken Club Sandwich and Chick-fil-A® Grilled Nuggets – in an ongoing effort to provide more flavorful and “craveable” grilled options for its nutrition-minded customers. I brought the delicious tasty Chick-Fil-A food to my youngest boy’s baseball practice with all [Read On]

Elitch Gardens Opens May 3!

Elitch Gardens in Denver

Visitors and Denverites look forward to summer time cause that means the opening of Elitch Gardens, America’s only Downtown Theme and Water Park!!!  Ah yeah!!!! It seems different this year for me because the boys are getting older and I actually want to bring them with me to Elitch Gardens.  In the past, I may [Read On]

I Shaved my Head

She shaved her head to raise money for childhood cancer research. What an inspiration

Yes, it’s so very very true!  My shoulder length, thick but fine, soft, dark hair is gone.  I shaved my head to raise money for Children’s Cancer research through the St Baldricks Foundation.   The Fado Pub location raised over $415,000 by 600 participants!  That is crazy! Here is a picture of me and my [Read On]

Shaving my head

Head shaving is about to happen

Yes, you read that right. St Baldricks Day is coming up. What is St Baldricks? Take a look… You can help. Donate … or join our team and shave your head too! This is something that is very exciting for me.  We have a little 6 year old boy at my boys’ school who is [Read On]

Sleep Problems? Try the Sleep Fairy for your kiddos!

Sleep problems for your kids?  Try the Sleep Fairy!!  She

Some nights are hard for my boys to go to bed. {hold me! and grab me a glass of wine}  Some nights make me want to scream! {tell me I’m not alone} A pediatric occupational therapist gave me this ah-mazing idea.  She actually did it with her kiddos. Meet … THE SLEEP FAIRY! Oh, she’s [Read On]

Cleaning the house

House cleaning

I just HAD to share this cute series of pictures of my boys cleaning. Not sure about you, but it is sooooooooooooooo hard to get my boys who are 6 and 8 now to do anything around the house WITHOUT pulling teeth or some crazy incentives {aka bribery} … yes we have a chore chart. [Read On]

Taradara on Rachael Ray

Taradara has her ‘debut’ on the Rachael Ray show cooking up one of the Top 10 Recipes of 2013 as

Silhouette Black Friday Deals + Christmas Craft

Easy Canvas Holiday craft with Silhouette

Silhouette is having an AH-MAZING BLACK FRIDAY SALE!!! It’s their BIGGEST EVER!!! {be sure to use “TARA” as your coupon code} If you’re thinking of buying a Silhouette or getting supplies, this is the time to jump on it!!    So, I made a little Christmas Themed canvas wall hanging using my Silhouette Vinyl. Here’s [Read On]

HyperWear review

I’m wearing my HyperWear vest and showing exercises you can do with HyperWear sandbells. I really do love these

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