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Girls on the Grid
The Surprising Benefits of Vacationing with Two Kids

Sep 12, 2014
The Surprising Benefits of Vacationing with Two Kids

Michelle Kennedy I recently traveled to Hawaii with a best friend and her two children, Makaio (9), and Keahi (7). I happen to really love these kids, so I was excited, but a little nervous about the early rise times. I also had no idea what it would be like to vacation for a...

Sacramento Sidetracks
Weekend Top 10: September 13th – 14th

Weekend Top 10: September 13th – 14th

Build your own binoculars at Lowe’s BUILD AND GROW CLINIC. Saturday FREE See Sacramento Puppet Theatre perform 3 BILLY GOATS GRUFF  at the Arden Fair mall. Saturday FREE Find out what happens when Cruella De Vil steals the puppies in Runaway Stage Productions’ 101 DALMATIONS THE MUSICAL at the 24th Street Theatre. Saturday Create one-of-a-kind...

Sacramento Sidetracks
Win Tickets to the Buccaneer Ball – Sacramento Children’s Museum First Mother Son Dance

Win Tickets to the Buccaneer Ball – Sacramento Children’s Museum First Mother Son Dance

I think this Mother Son dance is a fabulous idea with an adorable theme and cannot wait to bring my two sons! Just last week something triggered my six-year-old to ask if there was such a thing as a Mother Son dance. I told him there was such a thing and maybe we could...

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Girls on the Grid
9/11 is Still a Day for Remembrance and Reflection

Sep 11, 2014
9/11 is Still a Day for Remembrance and Reflection

Originally Published: September 11, 2013 By Laura Braden• Where were you that day? What were you doing when you heard the news? I’m betting that a lot of our social networking feeds are going to be filled  with 9/11 memories and tributes today, and that’s a good thing. Because consider this – nearly a quarter...

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A Girl And Her Fork
Food Literacy Fair this Sunday, September 14th

Sep 10, 2014
Food Literacy Fair this Sunday, September 14th

Looking for something fun and educational to take the kidlets to this weekend? Check out this fantastic event put on by the Food Literacy Center:


FREE FOOD LITERACY FAIR TO CELEBRATE
FOOD LITERACY MONTH SEPT. 14

As part of Food Literacy Month in September, local residents can attend the free Food Literacy Fair...

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Vegetarianized
Herbed Ricotta Eggplant Panini

Sep 10, 2014


Girls on the Grid
Pour House – New Menu, New Experience

Sep 10, 2014
Pour House – New Menu, New Experience

By: Chantel Elder, Rachel Smith, Cristina Guccione Pour House  is located at  1910 Q Street Sacramento (Facebook) Girls on the Grid was invited out to Pour House to sample an updated menu and experience the new vibe of the 2 year old Sacramento restaurant and bar.  Originally when Pour House opened back in 2012 it was acknowledged...

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Baked Bree
Jif Hazelnut Spreads Giveaway

Sep 9, 2014
Jif Hazelnut Spreads Giveaway

My kids get home from school much later than we are used to. It is great for our mornings since this girl is not a morning person. But, it makes afternoons a little hairy. The kids get home, super hungry, and we need to get in the car and get to after school activities....

52 Kitchen Adventures
DIY Pumpkin Spice Oreos

DIY Pumpkin Spice Oreos

Update 9/9/14: Oreo has released a pumpkin spice flavor and apparently it tastes like a Yankee candle. My homemade version is pretty much guaranteed to be better There have been rumors swirling around that Oreo may be releasing a pumpkin spice flavor this fall. Whether they are or aren’t, I have no idea, but...

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Baked Bree
Sandwich Free Lunch Box Ideas and Other Tips

Sep 8, 2014
Sandwich Free Lunch Box Ideas and Other Tips

Well, it is that time of year again. Lunch packing season. Admittedly, it is not my favorite job, but one that I deem important enough to do every Monday thru Friday. I think that it is important to send my kids to school with a lunch that I know that they will eat and...

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