Mommyknows on Tour

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I’m home from Alaska (a few weeks now). It’s been super busy. School’s finally out … and the Mommyknows mobile is on tour. We’re currently enjoying the Canadian Rockies –> kayaks, rock climbing, canoes, hiking and Guitar Hero on Tour!

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This is my 15 year old nephew getting his turn on the Guitar Hero for Nintendo DS.

We have several Nintendo DS’s in our house, so the folks at Nintendo were kind enough to send us TWO Guitar Hero for Nintendo DS. They are wireless, so Sam and Lizzy were able to jam together ALL the way to the mountains. Thank you GOD for headphones. They are very cool little hand-held guitar attachments that you attach to your DS.

Have car trips changed or what? Gone are the days of family sing alongs and fighting over sleeping in the rear window. Now were strapped down for safety and playing wireless guitars games. VERY COOL.

I will be back next week with DAILY posts, I’ll fill you in on my trip to AK. Sam, Georgia and Hayley’s June birthdays. Summer in Mommyknowsville … it’s glorious!

MK xo
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your cous' · July 3, 2009 at 4:48 pm

Good to have you back, I’ve been missing my MK fix. I always look forward to what you and the fam are doing!

Madeline · July 3, 2009 at 8:09 pm

Sounds like you’ve been having a blast. Can’t wait to hear details!

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Justine · July 4, 2009 at 10:03 am

Looking forward to hearing all about your trip and catching up over coffee. Hope you are having fun!

Verwaltung · July 4, 2009 at 10:47 am

Great, your back. Now I’m looking forward to hear more.

Niels · July 4, 2009 at 6:46 pm

Nintendo Ds’s is one of the coolest gadget to have, I have bought one of this for my 12 year old nephew and he can’t thank me enough to have it. Looking forward to hear more of your adventure once you get back…have a safe journey.

Mathew · July 5, 2009 at 6:13 pm

My little god brother has this Nintendo DS,
and sometimes I get mad at him cos there are times that he forgets to eat his lunch because of this gadget.

Lexington Law · July 5, 2009 at 7:01 pm

Family sing alongs. lol. I’m glad my family never did that. :)

Resveratrol · July 6, 2009 at 1:33 am

Anyone have pre-baby jitters? i almost passed out @ hospital tour @ sight of labor room!?
hi, i am 35 weeks pregnant with my first baby. just wondering if anyone else has this really nervous thing going about this time- we went on the hospital tour last night and i think that was when it really sank in that a human being was going to be coming out of me- like, next month! i got woozy looking at the labor/delivery room! my hubby says he’s mostly excited- and so am i, but i have this overwhelming “what have we gotten ourselves into?” feeling sometimes! i guess i’m just not sure what i am going to do once she’s here- am i gonna be a good mommy to her?? you know, that type of stuff. any advice for a first-timer?

roofers in leeds · July 6, 2009 at 3:53 am

bought my niece a ds for xmas, she’s always on it!! least keeps her quiet ;P

Baby Pushchairs · July 6, 2009 at 5:11 am

Sounds great. I bet you’ve all had a wonderful time recently.. Those DS sound interesting too, I’ll have to check it out before the holidays.
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Balontang · July 6, 2009 at 12:41 pm

Now my son is on 3rd grade and he wants a Nintendo DS so he can play it at school. Well, it’s not cheap here.

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dance video · July 6, 2009 at 4:13 pm

Is that a picture of the jamaican singer hmmm, forgot his name, bob Marley?

Terry- tiles sunshine coast · July 6, 2009 at 10:07 pm

My kid enjoys Psp more than Nintendo DS, looking forward for details, also subscribed to your feed. :)

bike games · July 6, 2009 at 10:52 pm

I have bought one of this for my 12 year old nephew and he can’t thank me enough to have it. Looking forward to hear more of your adventure once you get back.thank u for sharing.

Chloe Alice Wilson · July 7, 2009 at 9:07 am

I think the Nintendo DS was made for car journeys! It keeps my 8 year old quiet for ages once we’ve stopped the sun from shining on the screen. He spends half the time with a towel over his head and looks rather daft!
Canoeing and hiking sounds fun. School’s out here too but we’re not that brave!
Cheers, Chloe

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Francis · July 7, 2009 at 9:13 pm

playing guitar hero on the DS has to be about as boring as it gets. Get the kid a PS3 or something

Lucien Piccard · July 8, 2009 at 11:23 am

Sounds like you’ve been having a blast

get you ex back · July 8, 2009 at 2:05 pm

Looks like a lot of fun It’s our attitude that makes us feel happy or unhappy

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Lose Fat Build muscle · July 8, 2009 at 4:21 pm

Wow, What a lifestyle! It looks so exciting. Can’t wait to hear more about the details of the trip. Enjoy!

Marisse · July 8, 2009 at 9:14 pm

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hampers · July 9, 2009 at 2:48 am

Moms really knows best. No matter what the siblings will do, it’s still the voice of the mothers that will “lead the trip”. You have a wonderful family indeed.

One Scrappy Gal · July 9, 2009 at 8:08 am

I miss seeing your posts but I’m glad you are having a good time. I hope you are taking every opportunity to relax and sleep in too!! :)

John Smith · July 12, 2009 at 6:42 pm

Hi, I really like your post! Keep up the good work! Happy for you!

Ruri · July 14, 2009 at 11:12 pm

Seem you have so much fun. I ever played Nintendo DS, This is really fun. but it is depend on the game of course.

Goonie · July 15, 2009 at 9:52 pm

My baby boy is 3 years old now. and really like any kind of toys on Train theme. But he always break the toys after using them in one or 2 hours.


Sea Fishing Rods · July 19, 2009 at 8:05 pm

love Guitar Hero its a great game, hours of fun for everyone.

Outdoor Living Furniture · July 19, 2009 at 8:06 pm

yes times have changed, a lot!!!

K. Sweating · July 20, 2009 at 12:06 pm

Wow my son would be so jealous, he’s crazy about the game. I’d rather see him learn how to play the guitar for real though. :)

IT Dubai · July 21, 2009 at 3:58 am

Wow.. never heard of Guitar Heroes for Nintendos. Gonna check it out later.

Pelaut · July 21, 2009 at 8:15 pm

playing guitar hero on the DS has to be about as boring as it gets. Get the kid a PS3 or something
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TigerTom · July 28, 2009 at 11:30 am

Your photos are high-quality. Very professional and visually ‘interesting’.

Steve · July 29, 2009 at 5:43 am

If he’s totally a gamer get him the xbox – it rules and games are plentiful and cheap.

ed hardy · August 4, 2009 at 7:28 am

If he’s totally a gamer get him the xbox – it rules and games are plentiful and cheap

Game Consoles · August 26, 2009 at 7:50 pm

I agree with ed hardy, the xbox is it! xbox will take him to places he’s never been. hahaha

    MommyKnows · August 28, 2009 at 9:24 pm

    @game consoles — he has a ps3 and a wii and a psp, so don’t feel too sorry for him! This is great for on the road though, in the car :)

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