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Dust Bunny on the Shelf

Dust Bunny on the Shelf

 

Momservation: Christmas is the time of year when it’s okay for parents to flat out lie in the name of tradition.

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If Facebook and Instagram are any indication, parents everywhere are hedging their better-be-good-cause-Santa’s-watching bets with this Elf on the Shelf craze.

Weekly Challenge: Pick Your Day!

Weekly Challenge: Pick Your Day!

Tis the season for parties, celebrations, get togethers...food is everywhere all the time this time of year, and it isn't always the healthy stuff.

The bad news: the average person expects to gain weight during the holidays, and does so.
The good news:  YOU don't have to!

In the Name of the Father, Son, Santa & Elf on the Shelf

In the Name of the Father, Son, Santa & Elf on the Shelf

Momservation: If the threat of Santa not coming and a tattle-telling Elf on the Shelf is the cornerstone of your discipline strategy – good luck with January.

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It’s a pretty sad testament what our society has come to that Santa has more pull than Jesus.

That a creepy little tattle-telling elf on a shelf is more effective than asking: What would Jesus do?

News10 Good Morning's Mellisa Crowley and Ashton Altieri ring in the holiday season!

News10 Good Morning's Mellisa Crowley and Ashton Altieri ring in the holiday season!

Join News10 Good Morning's Mellisa Crowley and Ashton Altieri as they help ring in the holiday season!

News10 Meteorologist Ashton Altieri will host The Natomas Holiday Tree Lighting on November 29th at 5:30 pm!

Bring your holiday cheer to the South Natomas Community Center at 2901 Truxel Road. Enjoy the refreshments and march to the beat of the Inderkum High Band and Natomas H.S. drum corp.!

Across town, on December 7th, News10 Traffic Anchor Mellisa Crowley will emcee the Historic Folsom tree lighting at the Folsom Ice Skating Rink from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm! 

A Mommy Modified Christmas Carol for Thanksgiving

A Mommy Modified Christmas Carol for Thanksgiving

 

 

Momservation: Thanksgiving might just be a celebration of everything kids won’t eat.

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On the first day of Thanksgiving my true love gave to me:

One mom from Montana sleeping on the top bunk.

Children's Museum in Rancho Cordova Plans Fun, Healthy Eating Day Activities

Children's Museum in Rancho Cordova Plans Fun, Healthy Eating Day Activities

 

In order to show how much fun eating healthy can be, the Sacramento Children's Museum will be hosting "Happy Heart, Healthy Eating Day" Saturday, Dec. 1, at their location in Rancho Cordova from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Activities will include a cooking demonstration by chefs from Le Cordon Bleu Culinary School, a Happy Yogis exercise session, a music and movement class, and more.

Admission is free, and all the museum's exhibits and activities will be available to participants.

For more information, please call (916) 638-7225 or visit the Museum’s website at sacramentochildrensmuseum.org.

 

Source: Helen Brewer, Public Information Office, City of Rancho Cordova

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Turkey-Free Thanksgiving Recipes

Turkey-Free Thanksgiving Recipes

Want to banish the bird? Here are five creative options, and not a turkey among them.
Text and recipes by Melissa Clark

Let's face it: Some of us are far from excited about the prospect of dining on another big bird on Thanksgiving Day. Maybe you never really liked turkey in the first place. Maybe several decades of leftovers have taken their toll. Or maybe you just want a second centerpiece to perk up your holiday table. Whatever the reason, if you're ready to try something new this season, look no further.



Read More http://www.epicurious.com/articlesguides/holidays/thanksgiving/nonturkey#ixzz2CnPCMQFM

Source: Melissa Clark, www.epicurious.com