Hot Holiday Toys: K’Nex Building Sets!

K'Nex Building Sets

I was graciously given several K'Nex Building Sets to review. Let me tell you, these things are cool! They're geared towards older kids and young adults, but there are lots of great themes from Super Mario Bros to the Beatles. This past weekend, I took one of the set's to my friends son for the holidays. He's really been into building lately, so I know he'd love having a K'Nex set. He had a … [Read more...]

Dear Santa: I’d like 25% more time!


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cottonelle. I don't know about you, but I'm in the tiniest bit of a panic. It's December 10th and Christmas is just two weeks away. The tree is in the corner of the room, waiting to be decorated, like it has since before the 1st. There are still presents waiting to be bought, and wrapped. Cookies to be baked, meals to be planned. You get the … [Read more...]

Win a Joovy Prize Package worth $355! #SantaInUs

Santa in Us - Joovy

Joovy, one of my favorite brands is offering an amazing prize package to one lucky reader! This giveaway is being offered on several blogs in the parenting blogs - but once you've entered, you don't need to enter on another site! We all have a little Santa In Us and we wanted to make Christmas special for one of the little ones in our life! Here's what will arrive on Santa's sleigh if you … [Read more...]

AMAZON – LeapPad Ultra Big Price DROP – PLUS my thoughts


Not sure how long this will last but LeapPad Ultra deal where you will get a FREE Amazon gift card for $30 when you buy one! (Note that the Amazon card is added to your account as a credit for future shopping) Buy the LeapFrog Ultra LeapPad for the current price of $116.70 in Green and get a FREE $30 Amazon gift card with purchase!!! It should be applied to your account as a promotional … [Read more...]

Ideas to encourage reading in children with Read With Me Scout from LeapFrog

Ideas to encourage reading in children

A big thank you to Mom Select and LeapFrog for providing my family with a Read With Me Scout to help with ideas to encourage reading in children. Ideas to encourage reading in children 1.) Read every day for at least 20 minutes, whether they are 1 or 10 or... 2.) Have access to books. Establish a place in the child's room for his or her books.Have your child put his name in his books. … [Read more...]

Do you have battery operated toys on your holiday wish list?

Sponsored: Duracell and Battery Operated Toys #MC

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Duracell. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Now that Halloween is over you might be gearing up for the holidays. I know, I know, Thanksgiving hasn't even happened yet, but hey, it's late this year, so you better get a head start. Without fail, … [Read more...]

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