Jenny Hodges. Librarian. CrossFitter. Weight Watcher. SharePoint Wife. Mom to Irish Triplets. Living in the Autism World. Tree Hugger.

22. December 2014 13:10
by jennifer

Go XTREME with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

22. December 2014 13:10 by jennifer | 7 Comments

For the 10th consecutive year our family will be heading to the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.

Every year the circus comes to Tampa right around Haley's birthday and this year is no exception! RBBB will be in Tampa January 1-4, 2015 at the Amalie Arena.

You can read about our 2014 adventure HERE and 2013 HERE. Prior to those years I wasn't a blogger, so I didn't chronicle our trip. But trust me, they've all been GREAT!

In 2015, the circus promises to be XTREME!!

It’s time for your family to be amazed by all the X-TRAORDINARY things you know and love about America’s favorite live family entertainment experience. Be astonished by UN-XPECTED circus spectacles you’ve never seen before and that can’t be seen anywhere else but at The Greatest Show On Earth® . Get ready for an X-HILARATING adventure with X-TRAORDINARY circus artists and magnificent X-OTIC animals! It’s time to awaken the spirit of Children Of All Ages and stir the imagination of your family! Ringling Bros.® Presents Circus XTREME. It’s time to have XTREME fun with your family! 

Our family always enjoys the motorcycle show.

And the elephants are crowd favorites, too.

You can buy early and save XTREME with the promo code MOM4. You'll save $4 off tickets. Offer valid only for Friday at 7:30pm, Saturday at 11:00am, and Sunday at 11am and 7pm.

You can also WIN a family 4 pack of tickets right here on my blog!! The tickets are available for OPENING NIGHT, January 1, at 7:30pm. The tickets do not include parking. 

What do you have to do to win? Simply leave me a comment letting me know your favorite part of the circus!

I'll pick a winner on Friday December 26th!

Good luck!!

17. December 2014 09:00
by jennifer

The Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Sweepstakes PLUS Giveaway

17. December 2014 09:00 by jennifer | 0 Comments

What Makes Your Dog Great? Is it his loyalty to his family? Does he do unique and/or cool tricks? Can he fetch you your beer from the fridge? Change the TV channel? Purina Pro Plan wants to see your GREAT dog!  Visit the Purina® Pro Plan® Incredible Dog Challenge® Sweepstakes page and enter their Incredible Dog Sweepstakes! The contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and Washington, D.C. who own a dog. Internet access and a valid email address are required to ... [More]

15. December 2014 23:00
by jennifer

Walking a Half Marathon Successfully

15. December 2014 23:00 by jennifer | 1 Comments

6 weeks ago I mentioned that I would be walking my FIRST half-marathon!! Well, the day for the big race has come and gone, and I'm here to tell you that it can be done successfully!! I  participated in the 13th Annual Holiday Halfathon, and spent 12 weeks following the Hal Higdon Training Program for Walkers.  I started off GREAT, easily making it through the first 9 weeks, and then I accepted a position with the Hillsborough County Public Library system, and that really put a crimp on... [More]