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Fun and Practical Cooler For Your Little Ones

What did we do before the rolling cooler? I’ll tell ya – we schlepped heavy cumbersome coolers, while wishing someone would come up with a better design. Thankfully that problem has been solved – WHOOP! – and today I offer a rolling cooler for your itty-bitties! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. …

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How To Beat the Heat: A Cool Fire Hydrant Sprinkler

Summer is long and hot. Summer is longer and hotter when kids have nowhere to cool off – am I right? ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ This …

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Need More Summer Fun? Cool Down with a Pool

Oh, my sweet readers – how I love summers spent in, what we lovingly refer to as, our Tiny Pool! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ (Source: AMAZON) …

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Easiest No-Ruin Cheesecake Pie You’ll Love To Make

I’ve been making this cheesecake pie since the earliest days of my marriage. It was my go-to dessert whenever the need arose. Today, it’s still a family fave. You know you wanna bite… The World’s Easiest Cheesecake Pie Ingredients: 1 8oz. package cream cheese1 can Eagle Brand Condensed Milk 1/3 cup lemon juice 1 tsp …

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Summer PSA: Drowning and Secondary Drowning. Do You Know The Facts?

Once a year I write about the signs of drowning and secondary drowning (who knew that was a thing?!) because A) Most people think drowning looks like the Hollywood version of struggling about in the water and B) the post serves to educate  or refresh all of us as we enter into the summer season …

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Tiny Pool

A handful of years back I bought and inflated a small pool, or Tiny Pool to folks who knew me (now that’s you!). Our backyard is on the small side; we no havey room for a pool and a big dog.  We chose to have the dog. Then one day, I came across this beautiful …

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Required Summer Reading: Are They Drowning?

Summertime = pool time, lake time, get-in-the-water time.  It’s also the perfect time to bone up on water safety, particularly knowing how to spot someone who might be drowning. Do you think drowning looks like thrashing about in the water, yelling, kicking, and dramatic splashing? You’d be wrong.  Doesn’t look a thing like that.  And …

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