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Republicans need to court Swingles

Swingles, or single women voters, now make up 20% of the electorate, according to the New York Times. That is a huge voting bloc that needs to be recognized and addressed. The Times notes that married women still favor Republicans but single women tend to be much more sympathetic towards [...]

2012-07-31T23:01:36+00:00July 31, 2012|General Interest|0 Comments

What’s for Dinner

From Ingredients 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - pounded to 1/4 inch thickness 1 egg, beaten 2/3 cup dry bread crumbs 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 lime, juiced 6 tablespoons butter 1 teaspoon minced fresh chives 1/2 teaspoon dried dill weed   Directions Coat chicken breasts with egg, [...]

2012-07-26T21:17:50+00:00July 26, 2012|Whats for dinner|0 Comments

Civics for Kids

Courtesy: New York Times By Caitlin Gibson, Published: July 24 The six young performers had just two weeks to write the play. The short production would be their chance to share their life experiences before an international audience, a rare opportunity to show people far outside their community what it’s like [...]

2012-07-26T18:04:38+00:00July 26, 2012|Civics for Kids|0 Comments

The Mom Vivant / The Glass Cliff

Newly minted Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's pregnancy confounded financial writers, with one saying the news was both "wonderful and awkward," as they struggled to relay what her appointment means to the company's financial future while acknowledging she may not be there for a spell. Beta Beat said that, having shot [...]

2012-07-26T21:04:18+00:00July 26, 2012|General Interest|0 Comments

A horse of a different color

By MARY PILON Published: July 25, 2012 Courtesy: New York Times Photo: Victor Blue LONDON — More than 10,000 athletes are descending on London this week for the Summer Olympics, including global names like Usain Bolt, Oscar Pistorius and Michael Phelps. But the one athlete that is seemingly under stricter [...]

2012-07-26T17:48:35+00:00July 26, 2012|The Mom Vivant|0 Comments

The Mom Vivant / “Dad Jeans”

So, Vanity Fair has a new column that I am really digging right now. It's called, "Words that shaped the Week."  My favorite one this week is "Dad Jeans", which are jeans that are an awkward combination of too baggy and too straight legged and typically come in a color [...]

2012-07-18T15:17:12+00:00July 18, 2012|The Mom Vivant|0 Comments
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