A Twitter party with the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA) – 3/21/12

Before I give you any details about the Twitter party, let me give you some very important details about the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA). About USFRA The U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance is a coalition of more than 70 farmer- and rancher-led organizations and agricultural partners who have come together to open a conversation about how our food is grown and raised. It marks the first time farming and ranching groups at the national, regional and state levels, and … [Read more...]

How the Monkey Bars Are Making My Daughter Feel Fat…at 6 Years Old!

I don't know what it is in this day and age that more and more little girls everywhere are calling themselves fat. Is it society's fault? Is it the parent's fault? No! Apparently it's the monkey bars fault! Well, in this case. Yesterday my daughter came home from school, gave me her usual daily after-school kiss and hug and asked me a question that I was not prepared for. "Mommy, how do you get skinny fast?" I was dumbfounded. Where did this come from? Did her … [Read more...]

Unique Conversations With My 4 Year Old

My four year old and I have lots of conversations in the car.  Some conversations make me laugh and some make me wonder, "where does  she hear this stuff from".  Anyway, they're all so cute because it lets me me know what she's thinking. Here are two small conversations I just had to share with everyone.  It made me laugh out loud because she'll come out and just say some random things. 4 y.o.  - Mama, that's a hospital truck, right? Me - Hospital truck? (looking around really quickly … [Read more...]