Your Santa Story Review and Giveaway

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I LOVE Christmas. The holiday decorations, the shopping, the snow and the traditions. Now that I have kids, the traditions are even more special. Talking about Santa and setting up cookies on the fireplace Christmas Eve are memories that I cherish and I know that my children do as well. There is just nothing like ...

Bronx Zoo – A great family adventure!

I recently took my first visit to the Bronx Zoo with my kids. We decided to go in the fall while the weather is nice and WOW was it fun. It was a really great time of year to visit the zoo. Most of the animals were out and about, nobody was too hot or ...

Skylander’s Giants Starter Kit

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One of THE hottest games and gifts this season is the brand new Skylanders Giants! The original Skylanders Spyro's Adventure was released last year around this time, and it was a big hit among many. Right now Spyro’s Skylanders Adventure is the number 1 selling game and highest selling action figure in the country – ...

The Perplexus Review – Holiday Gift Guide

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  Have you seen the new Perplexus maze game from PlaSmart?  I have a feeling that this going to be BIG this holiday season.  This fun toy requires critical thinking, fine motor skills and NO batteries!  Great for kids ages 6 and up.  I was SO excited with the folks at Plasmart agreed to send me ...

Plasma Bike Review – Holiday Gift ideas!

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Many of you may remember our review of the fabulous PlasmaCar from Plasmart last year. We have had so much fun with this toy that we immediately thought of them for this years Holiday Gift Guide. They have some GREAT new products that we were so excited to try out. The Plasma Bike is ...

Holiday Gift Guide 2012 – Playmobil Advent Calendar Giveaway and Review

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Christmas is quickly approaching and it's time to start thinking about holiday traditions and gifts for the kids!  I just love celebrating the holidays with my kids.  It's just so special to see the excitement and delight in their eyes.  This is why I try to incorporate a lot of family traditions into our holiday ...

My Photo Creations – Anza Flush Mount Album Review and Giveaway!! Holiday Gift Guide 2012

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Department stores are putting up their holiday decorations which means that it is time start thinking about your holiday gift list!  Long ago before kids, I used to have all my Christmas shopping done by Halloween.  I always loved hand picking a personal item that would be significant to the recipient.  I no longer have the luxury of perusing ...

Step 2 Fun Time Room Organizer

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My toy room has been in desperate need of some organization. I always like to reevaluate my toy situation this time of year in preparation for the holidays. Out with the old and in with the new kind of thing. My philosophy is that every toy must have a place to live. Otherwise chaos ...

Disney’s The Great Mouse Detective

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The Great Mouse Detective is one of my all time favorite Disney Movies.  I was so thrilled to discover that it was going to be released on blue ray and DVD this month.  It was originally released in 1986 and I can vividly remember going to the movie theater to see it.  This lesser known disney film ...

Dorfman Pacific Classic Parisian Berets – A great Fall Accessory!

  Fall is in the air here in New England.  To me, this not only means fall leaves and warm drinks, but ACCESSORIES!  I love dressing up my wardrobe with a funky scarf or fun boots, but how about an awesome Parisian Beret!  This fashion trend is all the rage this fall and I love it.  ...