Meet Robin Ruehrwein: Mommy Blogger

Robin Ruehrwein, one of our new mommy bloggers, has discovered the power of the Internet to facilitate networking and community-building. We’ve learned that she is an accomplished blogger and networker. With two young boys and a teenage step son, she has found that her online life helps her maintain sanity and feel connected to the … More Meet Robin Ruehrwein: Mommy Blogger

Hello, My Name is Robin & I’m A Signature Mom Blogger

By Robin Ruehrwein Hi there!  My name is Robin and I am so excited to have been chosen as one of the Signature Mom bloggers.  Since this is my first post here, I’d like to tell you a little bit about myself. If you happened to read my original contest submission, you already know a … More Hello, My Name is Robin & I’m A Signature Mom Blogger

Crock Pot Chili

By:  Robin Ruehrwein Since it’s winter time, I wanted to share a recipe that I make for my family often during the cold months.  It’s a recipe that everyone will actually eat, too!  I posted it over on my blog, Masshole Mommy, a few weeks ago and it got a lot of great feedback, so … More Crock Pot Chili

Why is Christmas Caroling a Thing of the Past?

By: Robin Ruehrwein I remember being at a Christmas party years ago, with my parents, at their friend’s house in a little town called Sharon.  It was a pretty big party from what I can remember.  I would guesstimate that I was probably about 7 at the time.  It was a night time party and … More Why is Christmas Caroling a Thing of the Past?

Xmas Fun Facts

By: Robin Ruehrwein Since I shared some Thanksgiving fun facts with you in my past post, I wanted to share some Christmas fun facts this time around. Christmas is a big deal in our house and I love to be able to spout out all kinds of useless information around this time of the year. … More Xmas Fun Facts

Roger Williams Zoo Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

By: Robin Ruehrwein One of my favorite things to do this time of year is to head down to Providence, RI to the Roger Williams Zoo to take in the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular. There are literally thousands of carved & lighted pumpkins that are all set up along a trail in the zoo. It’s absolutely amazing … More Roger Williams Zoo Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

Apple Crisp Recipe

By: Robin Ruehrwein It’s that time of year, so I figured I would share my favorite apple crisp recipe with all you today.  It’s the recipe that my mom used to make, so I’ve grown up on this recipe.  I can’t imagine apple crisp any other way. In a greased pan place 8-10 peeled & … More Apple Crisp Recipe

Sheep Pasture

By: Robin Ruehrwein Have you ever been to the Sheep Pasture in Easton? If you haven’t, I’m going to tell you why my kids and I love it there so much & maybe you’ll be inspired to go check it out. The Sheep Pasture is owned by the NRT (Natural Resources Trust) of Easton and … More Sheep Pasture

Pick Your Own Blueberries, Means Great Blueberry Muffins!

By: Robin Ruehrwein Around our house, August means blueberry picking. We absolutely love fresh fruits and picking them yourself is a fun way to get the kids excited about eating fruits (and veggies, too)! Our family picks our fruits at CN Smith Farm in East Bridgewater, but you can check here to find a PYO … More Pick Your Own Blueberries, Means Great Blueberry Muffins!

Yup, I Watch The Disney Channel When I Am Home Alone

By:  Robin Ruehrwein I’m a Disney Channel “tween” show addict. I can’t help myself. We watch a couple of them and they are all so cute. Seriously. No lie, I have been known to sit down and watch an episode of the Jonas Brothers or the Suite Life on Deck when I’m the only one … More Yup, I Watch The Disney Channel When I Am Home Alone