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If you are like many Americans then you are back in the saddle hitting the gym full force now that the new year is upon us!  I have to say I am a pretty regular gym goer, so it is nothing new for me, but it is hard to stay motivated day in and day ...
Posted by: Dominique Connolly on January 21, 2014
Filed under: Health,Women's Corner

Air cork wine preserver -Now mommy can have her wine and save some too! »

For better or worse my husband and I have consumed our fair share of wine in our time; particularly on weekends. But with the 7 day a week early morning wake up call we now have- courtesy of our two toddlers- it’s rare for us to polish off an entire bottle in one sitting. The ...
Posted by: Dominique Connolly on September 13, 2013
Filed under: Holiday GIft Guide,News,Product Review

Getting down with the girls – The Skinnygirls! »

Don’t get me wrong, I love my kids.  But with 2 kids under 3, lets just say mommy’s ready for a drink once bedtime hits.  And by bedtime, I mean their bedtime.  So when I was given the opportunity to review the new additions to the skinnygirl line for our holiday gift guide, lets just ...
Posted by: Dominique Connolly on September 5, 2013
Filed under: Product Review,Recipes

The Santa Barbara Bar – nutritious really does taste great »

I have been on a quest for a good nutrition bar for as long as I can remember.   Something that doesn’t taste processed, isn’t packed with artificial ingredients, and isn’t overly sweet. You see, I like healthy food.  I think it tastes good.  If I’m going to skip a meal, I don’t really want ...
Posted by: Dominique Connolly on August 24, 2013
Filed under: Health,News,Product Review

Linwoods Heath foods – super foods that really are super foods »

Talk about serendipity.  The day after my new Vitamix blender arrived, a package of Linwoods samples arrived at my door.  Christmas has indeed arrived early this year! Linwoods health foods is a Irish company that has been making flaxseed and other healthy super food product for customers in Ireland, the UK and Europe since 2003 ...
Posted by: Dominique Connolly on
Filed under: Dads,Health,Product Review,Recipes

LunaTagz – Light up the way »

Yep, it’s official.  Summer is almost over and fall is right around the corner.   This year my daughter goes off to school for the first time (gulp) and I am eagerly trying out all the latest and greatest accessories to ensure she is safe and well outfitted. Enter lunatagz.  Made from genuine 3M scotchlite reflective ...
Posted by: Dominique Connolly on August 23, 2013
Filed under: Product Review,Things for Kids

BPA Could Increase Risk of Asthma »

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology released a study stating that Bisphenol A (BPA), may cause an increase of asthma in children. According to their study BPA, which is put in most food containers lining, caused about a 40 percent increase of asthma. Boston reports that BPA has already been linked to numerous other ...
Posted by: Bonnie Ping on March 4, 2013
Filed under: Health,News

Recall of Zachary Confections Product »

For at least the second time in their history Zachary Confections, Inc. is doing a voluntary recall of their products because of salmonella. The company has issued the recall of their chocolate covered marshmallow eggs. CBS has stated the problem was discovered during a random product testing. The vice president of operations, George Anichini, stated ...
Posted by: Bonnie Ping on
Filed under: Health,News,Recalls,Things for Kids

New Guidelines for Genetic Testing of Children »

If a genetic disorder ran in your family would you want your child tested for it? What if knowing early could not prevent it, is it still worth the test? In a joint policy statement issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG), in the ...
Posted by: Bonnie Ping on February 24, 2013
Filed under: Health,News

FDA Approves Kadcyla for Fighting Breast Cancer »

Kadcyla is the new drug that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved to help battle breast cancer with less side effects. According to Reuters Kadcyla is manufactured by A Swiss drug-making company called Roche. Kadcyla is an antibody-drug conjugates, which means that is a combination of a drug and an antibody. In the ...
Posted by: Bonnie Ping on February 23, 2013
Filed under: Health,News,Women's Issues
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