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Added by Joel Axon on April 1, 2015 at 11:32am — No Comments
I would love to try this out this year. I know my hubby loves corned beef so I am not sure why I've never cooked it. I think I'm a little intimidated by it?? Here's a recipe from The Stir that shares a great way to cook it
Homemade Irish Corned Beef With Guinness, adapted…Continue
Added by Jen Ryan on March 3, 2015 at 5:59am — No Comments
One mom shares what she wants her children to know. 30 things that she wants them aware of.
Things such as it's okay to cry. Beauty comes from within. Love is louder than hate. …Continue
Added by Jen Ryan on February 23, 2015 at 7:07am — No Comments
My husband has had two surgeries in the last 5 months and hasn't been able to work since August. Does anyone know of any work at home jobs?
Nobody is going to blame you if your holiday party spread includes a bowl of mixed nuts, some grapes and a wedge or two of cheese. After all, most people enjoy them and are willing to nibble mindlessly on them. But it is easier than you think to elevate your feast by bolstering those tired party snack cliches with a few more creative offerings.
Read the rest of this post at…Continue
Added by Jen Ryan on December 18, 2014 at 6:08am — No Comments
There's always someone in your family who is hard to decide what to get. Here's a list of ideas for everyone from the environmentally conscious uncle to the niece who has the biggest heart.
What do you get those who are hard to…Continue
Added by Jen Ryan on December 10, 2014 at 7:34am — No Comments
PEOPLE WHO HAVE BEEN USED, LIED TO, AND MANIPULATED BY DCF CASEWORKERS IN MARION CO. PLEASE POST HERE. NOT MENTIONING ANY NAMES BUT WE HAVE BEEN USED. LIED ABOUT AND FACTS DISTORTED SO WE COULD NOT GET OUR GODCHILDREN FROM DCF. WE ARE A RESPECTED FAMILY, OLDER ADULTS, WITH NO CRIMINAL HISTORY. WE HAD A SEPARATION FOR A YR IN 2005 WHICH WAS USED AGAINST US REGARDLESS THAT WE HAVE BEEN TOGETHER NOW FOR PAST 9 YRS. WE HAVE HAD CLOSE CONTACT WITH THESE CHILDREN FOR 6 YRS WHICH WAS LIED ABOUT IN…Continue
Added by Barb Watts on December 2, 2014 at 6:11am — No Comments
Added by Chris Wagner on November 26, 2014 at 2:02pm — No Comments
Good morning to all,
I'm new to Ocala Mom and wanted some suggestions on OB's. I've looked up some on the web and read lots of reviews and now I'm definitely confused and worried on making the wrong decision.
I've read your forum on pregnancy but there's no recent comments. Please HELP. I have a few OB's in mind but I would like feedback from recent patients. Impatiently waiting for your feedback,
Thanks everyone from Ocala Mom
Halloween is usually full of excitement, fun and rushing. Rushing home to get the kids ready. Rushing out the door to go trick or treating or to your favorite trunk or treat. Then there's dinner. What do you do about dinner? Eat out or throw one of these easy ideas on.
Check out these easy Halloween dinner ideas to make your life a little less complicated on that exciting day. …Continue
The new list of the top colleges in the country has been released. We all know the benefits of graduating from college and graduating from one of these adds even more benefits.
Check out the list by clicking the link below. What do you think of the list? Do you have any colleges on there your children are considering or dream of attending?…Continue
Added by Lindsay King on August 19, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments
Hello! I'm new to Ocala Mom. Moved here a month ago with my family. I'm looking for any recommendations for the midwives at the Munroe center. There seem to be quite a few. Has anyone had any experience there? Many thanks...Rachel
Added by Rachel O'Brien on August 18, 2014 at 9:25pm — No Comments
Granola, chocolate and bananas combine to make this healthy after school treat. The kiddos are about to return to school and the days are still hot. Have this wonderful cold treat waiting for them when they get home! Check out the link here to get the full recipe. …Continue
Added by Jen Ryan on July 9, 2014 at 1:51pm — No Comments
Quinoa is a great side item and Sarah puts it in a wrap to make a great filling lunch item for back to school. Check out her full recipe by clicking here. …Continue
Added by Jen Ryan on July 9, 2014 at 1:49pm — No Comments
Hey everyone! Thanks for all of your advice recently regarding the local schools. What are some great neighborhoods around Ocala for young families? There is plenty of real estate in the good school districts, but we really know nothing about the various neighborhoods. We aren't seeking out an expensive gated community...just a quiet middle class community full of good people that's not too far from downtown. We're fine with something that needs cosmetic updating,…Continue
I am a mother of two, ages 3 and 7. We may be moving to Ocala soon as my husband was offered a job there. We'll be visiting in July. If any of you wonderful ladies have suggestions on the following topics, I'd appreciate it! We are very unfamiliar with the area as we've lived in metro Atlanta for all of our lives! :)
-Best schools (elementary and preschools)
-Great, SAFE areas to look for real estate for young families. We're on a tight budget but want to find a…Continue
Added by Melissa Callender on June 19, 2014 at 8:07pm — No Comments