acc mom s group newsletter mother daughter tea party july/august 2012 o n june 3rd the acc mom s group hosted the 3rd annual mother/daughter tea party we had an awesome turnout with 30 girls and their moms in attendance the pavilion was superbly decorated each girl had a chance to paint a fun wooden flower and color a teapot and teacup coloring sheet there were games and prizes and a pair of fairy wing for each daughter a big thanks to lindsey carlson nichole lang jacqueline duvall teresa quarberg raewyn galloway and anne purcell and leannne reyes for the food preparation and organization the girls went home with a special teapot cookie favor a hair flower and tea party bookmark preschool tricycle rally by toni mcnulty espite seriously high temperatures there was a generous turnout at this year s preschool tricycle rally participants rode bigwheel three wheelers a wooden balance bike vintage style metal trikes one decorated in patriotic garb and even a turtle a couple of the safer riders donned helmets while the more free spirited bunch threw caution to the wind with traditional cloth hats the riders took turns test driving one another s ride to gauge optimum d seat to pedal ratio and ground clearwere seen taking refuge in the nearby ance some participated in a friendly pool post ride definitely a considerarace around the lot overall the classic tion for the organizers of the 2013 rally radio flyer tricycle held out best among the competition in both speed and ergonomics popsicle refreshments were provided to keep the riders electrolyte levels at peak performance one spectator commented we really need to consider a spring rally next year and many acc mom s group events july 4 acc 4th of july events august tbd teen pool party 1
july/august 2012 acc mom s group newsletter spotlight on jennifer name age jenni favorite kind of music all kinds fer johnson 40 favorite artist song artist brooks and dunn song here without you by 3 doors down where were you born favorite tv show i m addicted to bravo s real housewilkes-barre pa wives where have you favorite movie of all time the godfather lived pa gerfavorite website facebook many sc washington state panama family pets stormy dwarf bunny pinocchio beta fish what do/did you do for work now or before you were a mom retired army girl what is your worst fashion mistake big bangs do you have any body art piercings/tattoos yes but you will never see them favorite color purple favorite restaurant la cabana sheaz texas favorite pizza topping salami favorite food italian favorite wine pinot grigio white chianti classico red last book you read fifty shades freed what is your dream vacation time money no object cruise on the qeii overseas what do you plan to do when your kids are older and in school retire with my hubby in bandera texas harnett county pat events july 17 bubble play all things bubbles come explore giant bubbles square bubbles and bubbles bubbles everywhere 9:30-10:30 am pat office 126alexander drive lillington nc august no events planned 2 for more information about the harnett county pat program please call torrey fields at 910 814-6050 the harnett county pat program operates on a yearly grant the grant is issued in july no events can be planned for the new fiscal year until the grant has been approved.
acc mom s group newsletter july/august 2012 spotlight on jenny name age jenny hartsock age 31 almost 32 yikes where were you born twenty-nine palms ca where have you lived the better question is where have i not lived here is the list ca mt il ky ga nc nj ny mo germany and if you count a deployment iraq family pets scout our weim what do/did you do for work now or before you were a mom i serve as us sen kay hagan s in-state military liaison and i am in the nc national guard what is your worst fashion mistake hair and bangs so big you couldn t see all of it in my yearbook photo favorite food see above especially the one from papa murphy s it s the thin crust veggie delite favorite wine shiraz or any red favorite kind of music country although i listen to just about anything favorite artist song this changes often but i am in a lee bryce and luke bryan kind of way right now favorite tv show the office and modern family favorite movie of all time sweet home alabama and top gun favorite website pandora facebook amazon pinterest and google last book you read since i am so busy i am still reading hunger games 6 months later and a potty training book do you have any body art piercings/tattoos ears pierced what is your dream vacation time money no object okay and yes i have one tattoo an rei vacation to south africa safari with lots of hiking favorite color i love pink and purple biking and kayaking involved favorite restaurant my favorite local restaurant is the what do you plan to do when your kids are older and in hilltop house in fayetteville and it means it s date night school hopefully finish my masters favorite pizza topping veggie with artichokes acc events july 2 book club 4 acc july 4th celebration 10 poa advisory meeting 14 wine tasting 16 woman s club meeting august 6 book club 11 wine tasting 14 poa advisory meeting 20 woman s club meeting tbd teen pool party 3
july/august 2012 acc mom s group newsletter 2012 anderson creek club acc amenities best acc amenity swimming pool 72 dining car bar and grill 5 pavilion 5 playground and swings 5 tennis courts 5 other mom s group 5 hill top house 8 best buffet hill top house 33 bombay bistro 17 super king 17 mash house 17 sweet frogs 17 applebees 17 cupcake gallery 17 cupcake bite fuquay 17 acc dog park 33 acc nature trails 33 fayetteville dog park 33 entertainment night life best movie theater millstone 14 50 carmike 25 omni 25 best doughnuts krispy kreme 73 dunkin donuts 27 best sandwiches panera bread company 31 jason s deli 15 quizno s 15 best acc artwork children raising flag 81 caddy boy statue 13 other little boy and dog statue 6 best pizza pierro s 29 brooklyn 29 domino s 14 best place for a business lunch penera bread company 17 jason s deli 17 pierro s 17 mash house 17 dining grill car bar 17 starbucks 17 best place to hear live music festival park 33 time warner amphitheater 33 4th friday downtown 33 best acc park members park 35 falling water park 29 celebration park 6 covered bridge park 6 orchard park 6 paddle boat park 6 shining water park 6 best coffee starbucks coffee company 58 cuppy s coffee 25 coffee scene 8 panera bread company 8 best bar or nightclub club barcelona 50 huske hardware 50 best romantic dinner hilltop house 33 best festival in nc 4th of july of bragg 33 acc fall festival 33 blues and brews 33 best italian food luigi s 36 pierro s 36 best fast-food restaurant chick-fil-a 23 sonic 15 best acc pond falling water pond 55 broadlake pond 17 canoe pond 17 paddle boat pond 11 best museum in nc airborne special ops 33 fascinate u 22 marbles raleigh 22 best mexican food mi casita 50 chipotle 21 salsa and beer 14 best late-night snack wendy s 33 domino s 33 buffalo wild wings 33 best acc activity easter egg hunt 35 july 4th celebration 23 fall festival 18 breakfast with santa 12 bunko 12 best radio station 96.5 25 q98 25 rock 103 25 g105.1 25 best asian food miyabi 33 china star 22 best organic food selection harris teeter 37 whole foods 12 fresh market 12 best country-style cooking cracker barrel 55 fred chason s grandsons 11 the steele pig 11 sports recreation best place to get in shape omni 33 renaissance day spa 33 amanda morman 33 best place for date night mash house 50 the steele pig 25 zip quest 25 food drink best breakfast ihop 38 cracker barrel 31 hill top house brunch 8 hardees 8 panera bread company 8 best seafood bonefish grill 33 seaview crab company 17 peaden s 17 goods services best electrician no responses best place to walk or jog anderson creek club 70 cape fear river trail 20 fayetteville botanical garden 10 best steaks mash house 37 outback 25 best lunch chipotle 18 jason s deli 9 moe s 9 panera bread company 9 best plumber roy wagner best ice cream sweet frogs 36 coldstone creamery 36 dairy queen 18 best place to ride a bike cape fear river trail 57 anderson creek club 43 best hvac company no responses best dinner mash house 31 outback 15 best bowling lanes no responses best day spa renaissance 67 bella east 11 mitchells cary town center 11 best desserts the cheesecake factory 17 best place to take your dog 4
acc mom s group newsletter july/august 2012 mom s choice awards results pinehurst resort 11 best dog groomer pawfection 33 pet smart 33 husband 33 best barber south post px best place to take kids on a rainy day monkey joe s 30 marbles 30 best vacation spot inside the carolinas myrtle beach sc 20 outer banks nc 20 bald head island 10 coast 10 emerald isle nc 10 folly beach sc 10 hilton head sc 10 maggie valley 10 best hairdresser hair salon bella east 31 renaissance 23 best day care wonder years at acc 100 best kids park pope park 73 camelot pinehurst 9 kids together cary 9 pullen park raleigh 9 best nail technition nail salon renaissance 40 2q pinehurst 20 bella east 20 mellenia 20 best oil change jiffy lube 100 best tanning salon ultratan best kid-friendly restaurant best vacation spot outside red robin 40 the carolinas chick-fil-a 40 best massage therapist renaissance 60 bella east 20 pinehurst spa 20 best cellular phone service verizon 67 sprint 22 at&t 11 best day trip nc state zoo 40 raleigh 20 cary 10 raven rock 10 southpoint 10 wilmington 10 best auto mechanic nathan s auto 67 jeff s towing 33 best florist skyland florist 50 1-800-flowers 25 pro flowers 25 walt disney world 30 las vegas 10 mountains out west 10 northern california 10 panama city beach fl 10 virgin islands 10 virginia beach 10 williamsburg va 10 best lawn service efrain esquivel 57 college fund lawn care 28 true green 14 best dry cleaner monarch dry cleaners 100 best carwash crown dodge 20 dale s carwash 20 exxon 20 intersection of buffalo lake and 87 20 wal-mart 20 congratulations best handyman efrain esquival 50 andy barr 25 husband 25 t he winners of the gift certificate drawing are nicole robey golf gift certificate lindsey carlson visa gift card best school principal school best pharmacy nta preschool 33 mrs wheeler overhills elementary 33 lauri ake fayetteville christian school 33 anderson creek pharmacy 60 cvs 30 walgreens 30 nichole o leary dining car bar grill thank you to all the moms that took the time and filled out a survey we hope next year s acc mom s choice awards is just as successful if you have any suggestions on other topics you would like to see added to the acc mom s choice awards please email beth bedwell at email@example.com best car dealership new honda 40 crown dodge 20 ford in sanford 20 rick hendricks 20 best schoolteacher grade school mrs fredericks 2nd grade overhills elementary teachers at c wayne collier elementary in hope mills best car dealership used no responses best chiropractor dr thorne gary cross creek chiropractic kids family best place to take the kids marbles 27 chuck e cheeses 18 best veterinarian amy saunders 43 manchester animal hospital 43 pet smart 14 5
july/august 2012 acc mom s group newsletter deployed spouses urrently we have a number of parents in the community whose spouses are deployed reach out to our fellow moms and dads lindsey carlson c bonnie and jennifer hernandez nichole lang welcome home jason johnson if your spouse has returned if you are a deployed and is not on this list please spouse and your name is email beth bedwell not on this list please email beth bedwell meal train update he acc mom s group had no new meal trains since the last newsletter so we would like to take this opportunity to remind all the acc mom s group members to sign up for the meal train when you are expecting a new baby t or kerri eldgridge firstname.lastname@example.org nichole and kerri will then set up a calendar for your family on mealtrain.com these calendars will include any food allergies or preferences for you and your family and dates for the meal train mealtrain.com and choose the meal train you would like to volunteer for pick a night and enter the meal you will prepare for the new family thanks to everyone that has cooked in the past all the wonderful volunteers make the meal train a great acc mom s group success to volunteer a dinner for an upto sign up simply contact nichole coming meal tain simply log on to lang email@example.com cool off at the splash pad in fayetteville http visitsouth.com/articles/article/the-splash-pad-fayetteville-nc he splash pad is small yet packs a big punch there are water fountains sprayers misters and cannons mostly controlled by the kids themselves the park also has a playground and picnic area but the sprinklers are really the `it place to be best of all it doesn t cost a dime and there is no time limit t ents would do that anyway bring a camp chair or blanket to sit on because the `pad doesn t have seating no biggie though right bring snacks too as there s no snack bar but the picnic area lends to a perfect lunch-time setting time before school starts not to worry we all know the heat doesn t fade until october anyway enjoy a weekend outing the splash pad 500 fisher street at christina smith park fayetteville nc 28301 910-433-1572 the splash pad is open from 10:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m monday to parental supervision is required saturday 1:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m on sunday and operates through the you can t just leave your kids end of september if you can t find though i don t imagine many par 6
acc mom s group newsletter july/august 2012 member side notes · anderson creek club is now on facebook if you have a facebook account make sure to add this group to your profile · · please remember to add your demographic information to the acc mom s group website under databases father/daughter date save the date september/october tickets will be on sale seating is limited nc 2012 summer sales tax holiday the north carolina sales tax holi· instructional material $300 or less per he north carolina 2012 sumitem mer sales tax holiday will be day august 3 5 2012 the three-day · sports and recreation equipment $50 or · clothing footwear and school supplies less per item $100 or less per item sales tax holiday provides for a sales tax exemption for certain items sold for more information http · computers $3,500 or less per item between 12:01 a.m on the first friwww.dor.state.nc.us/taxes/sales · computer supplies $250 or less per day in august and 11:59 p.m the salestax_holiday.html item following sunday items included in t mom s recipe exchange turtle brownies i am not a big baker so i really only have a few desserts that i make and all of them are easy to make and hard to mess up i prefer to make the ganache but i have known people who just melt some cake frosting and add a little milk to it to smooth it out either way these are nice and gooey brownies turtle brownies 1 family size package brownie mix 1 cup pecans toasted container caramel topping 1 cup heavy cream 9 ounces semisweet chocolate toast pecans on baking sheet at 350 for 10 minutes put aside bake brownies according to box when they are done and still warm take a fork and pierce brownies you are looking to make holes in the brownies in order for the caramel sauce to soak into brownies once you have put many fork holes in the brownies pour caramel sauce all over brownies you want the sauce to go down the holes made by the forks sprinkle toasted pecans all over the caramel brownies the caramel will help hold them in place combine heavy cream and chocolate on low heat until completely melted once melted pour chocolate mixture over the caramel pecan brownies another last minute dessert dip to bring to a potluck only has 3 ingredients and is really good 1 package softened cream cheese 1 container fluff 1 cup powdered sugar combine in mixer and enjoy 7
july 2012 sun mon tue wed thu fri sat 1 8 15 22 29 july birthdays elijah albrect turns 5 connor bell turns 16 ian bolton turns 3 ben crago turns 9 2 book club 3 10 poa meeting 4 acc july 4th celebration 5 12 19 26 6 13 20 27 7 14 wine tasting 9 16 woman s club 11 18 25 17 24 31 sarah galloway turns 8 colton hartsock turns 2 brittney houghton turns 12 john mcnulty turns 1 aarav patel turns 4 21 28 23 30 james quarberg turns 7 taylor ralph turns 3 james spreitler turns 2 alyssa weaver turns 4 birthdays are taken from the acc mom s group webpage databases please add your information to have your children s names listed august 2012 sun mon tue wed thu fri sat 1 5 12 19 26 august birthdays amy anderson turns 7 jacque burleson turns 6 2 9 16 23 30 3 10 17 24 31 saranya patel turns 3 zac paxton turns 3 alexis rafoth turns 4 4 11 wine tasting 6 book club 7 14 poa meeting 8 15 22 29 13 20 woman s club 18 25 21 28 27 luke butera turns 5 savannah hernandez turns 5 greyson kortze turns 3 8