Well since i'm using this post to describe my favorite Mother's Day I guess I have to include children, right? Well, my perfect Mother's Day would be one in which I could rest; just sort of have the day off. No cooking, no cleaning, yet everyone's content. Maybe take out. I'd go with Italian or Chinese. A nice family movie in the dark with popcorn and perhaps a nice cold soft drink. If it would be just perfect, well the temperature would be just right and the bed would be right in our living room, for this one night only because our bedrooms are all upstairs and it would be nice to not have to walk up all of the stairs after enjoying a movie with the family. Well I guess then that we would also need a bathroom located on our first floor as well, because that too is upstairs (sigh). Oh well, I guess no perfect Mother's Day for me. But as long as I have my family and know that they're all well, that's about as perfect as it gets.
I've written this blog post in response to a contest going on where bloggers have a chance to win an iPad. Check out their recommended iPhone apps for kids. This nifty site has suggestions based on age brackets from 0-12 and types ranging from creative to educational to just plain fun. You can also find more details on how you can win an iPad.
Friday, April 23, 2010
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Posted by Milcah Syner at Friday, April 23, 2010
Thursday, April 22, 2010
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
Monday, April 12, 2010
I really admire nature. From the way the sky is blue and grass is green to the way the whole chain of life works. It simply amazes me.
Watching nature shows is something that my family and I enjoy doing together. From my two year old up to my husband. It's just one of those things that we agree on when it comes watching something together as a family. I also like the fact that these types of shows are educational as well as entertaining.
I was glad to get the heads up and am pleased to let you know that from today, April 12 through April 26th in honor of Earth Day's 40th anniversary, you can download a free episode of BBC Earth from iTunes. Available in standard and high def, you can sync it with your iphone or ipod touch as well as watch it right from your computer. There are several other episodes available for purchase. If you don't already have iTunes, it's also free to download, so what are you waiting for?? Get your free episode of BBC Earth before it's too late!
Posted by Milcah Syner at Monday, April 12, 2010
Friday, April 9, 2010
There's a fabulous giveaway going on the Pensieve blog where you can win the prize pictured above. The prize pack includes an iPod Shuffle, $25 iTunes giftcard, snuggle blanket, speakers, carry-all bag & MORE (try saying that in one breath!). This giveaway closes on April 15th (yup that's tax day) so get over there and get your entries in! Good luck!
Posted by Milcah Syner at Friday, April 09, 2010
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Hello there. Little Remedies has a contest going on that I just entered where I can win $1000, a prize pack and a spot on their blog roll. Voters can win too. It's as simple as clicking the Little Remedies button above and voting. If you have a blog, you can enter to win too. Thanks and good luck!
Posted by Milcah Syner at Tuesday, April 06, 2010