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The Book Of Mormon Ticket Lottery in Pittsburgh

The Book Of Mormon Ticket Lottery in Pittsburgh

I am so excited that The Book of Mormon is coming back to Pittsburgh this month and even more excited that they will be holding a ticket lottery!  Broadway ticket lotteries and rush tickets are the main way I see 99% of the shows I see in NYC and I love that they are bringingContinue Reading

Cheesy Chicken Tortilla Soup

One of our favorite take out foods is chicken tortilla soup from Max and Erma’s restaurant, we have tried tortilla soup at other places and its just never stacked up.  Since I have been on vacation and had a bit a spare time on my hands, I decided to search the web for a recipeContinue Reading

Easy Chocolate Chip Brownie Cake

Easy Chocolate Chip Brownie Cake

Looking for a quick and easy cake thats sure to please any chocolate lover?  Try this yummy chocolate chip cookie brownie cake compete with chocolate ganache icing you will not be able to resist!   Print Easy Chocolate Chip Brownie Cake Ingredients1 box of your favorite brownie mix (13 x 9 in pan size) IngredientsContinue Reading

The Day My Daughter Made Me Cry (Again)

You may recall a post just about a year ago where I shared the first time I heard my daughter sing alone and the effect it had on me.  Not only was I completely amazed by her talent, but I was also so proud of how far she had come in overcoming a childhood ofContinue Reading

Join Me For a Fab #SoFabCon Twitter Party!

Disclosure – I am an employee of Collective Bias the sponsor of this party and conference.   As bloggers, one of the most important things we can do is invest in ourselves.  Taking the time to attend conferences allows a blogger to improve professionally, as well as personally, through forging connections and relationships while learningContinue Reading

Monster Jam is Coming To Pittsburgh Enter to Win 4 Tickets!

Monster Jam is Coming To Pittsburgh Enter to Win 4 Tickets!

Disclosure – I am a member of the US Family Guide Blogging Network and receive event tickets as part of my participation in their programs With 3 boys in the house, Monster Jam has been a favorite in our household for quite some time! Just when I think they might be outgrowing it they seeContinue Reading

Wicked in Pittsburgh Jan 15 – Feb 9 2014 – Lottery Rush Announced

Disclosure – I was not paid for this post, I am however on the Press List for the Cultural Trust and do receive complementary tickets to select shows. If you know one thing about me from following my adventures online you know that I love Broadway, and I REALLY love Wicked!  I have been fortunateContinue Reading

10 Fun Turkey and Thanksgiving Themed Desserts

10 Fun Turkey and Thanksgiving Themed Desserts

Looking to add a fun cupcake or dessert to your Thanksgiving table? Try one of these festive turkey and Thanksgiving themed dessert ideas! Nutter Butter Turkey Cupcake Recipe at Spoonful Oreo Turkey Pops Recipe at Hoosier Homemade Thanksgiving Apple Tarts Recipe at Miranda Made Oreo and Candy Turkey Treats Recipe at Our Best Bites PeanutContinue Reading

25 Halloween Party Crafts For Kids

25 Halloween Party Crafts For Kids

There are a little over 2 weeks to go until those classroom parties and everyone knows kids love to do Halloween crafts at their party.  Here are 25 easy party crafts for kids to get your creative juices flowing! There are crafts here that are sure to interest all ages.  Happy crafting! Glowing Halloween GhostContinue Reading

20 Halloween Cupcakes Kids Will Love

20 Halloween Cupcakes Kids Will Love

Halloween is almost here and if your life is anything like mine, you will be looking for a fun, easy Halloween cupcake idea for your kid’s classroom party.  I searched the web here are 20 awesome ideas to help inspire you. Jack Skellington Cupcakes Recipe at Confessions of a Cookbook Queen Dirt Cupcakes Recipe atContinue Reading