Valentine’s Day at Whole Foods Market

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I already love Whole Foods Market and I love chocolate.  So, you put those two together and I am a happy mama.    Last week I went to Whole Foods Market in Glastonbury for a blogger event.  They put out a spread of desserts and some savories for us to sample as we chatted about ...

World Vision Gift Catalog and Necklace Giveaway

World Vision Gift Catalog Necklace giveaway

World Vision Gift Catalog Give a gift.  Change a life. Holiday gift giving can get stressful.  Most of us carry around wishlists, store flyers and store coupons.  We search high and low for that "just right" gift  for everyone on our list.  I love shopping for others but sometimes I wonder if the gifts I buy ...

Seventh Generation ‘Cold Care Kit’ Review and Giveaway

Seventh Generation Cold Care Review and Giveaway household and personal care products

 I am truly excited to tell you about these fabulous household and personal care products.  I don't love to clean the house so when I do,  I want to know that the products I use are safe for my family and effective.   Seventh Generation is a line of  products I use and trust. Seventh Generation is ...

Excailbur Dehydrator Review, Recipes and Giveaway

excalibur dehydrator giveaway

Excalibur Dehydrators are considered to be the best dehydrator on the market. After receiving mine and using it I can see why they are so greatly loved. The Excalibur 5 tray is perfect for my small family and our dehydrating needs. In the short time I have had mine, I have ...

Wreck-It Ralph from Disney

Wreck-It Ralph from Disney Animation Studios Animation Comedy Movie

   Do you want to know how to make two techie adults and a 7 year old, self-proclaimed, "gamer" happy?  Take them to a movie about a retro arcade game character.  We heard about Wreck-It Ralph  at least a year ago and have been awaiting it's November 2, 2012, release on the big screen. We went ...

HexBug Warriors Battling Robots Review

hexbug warriors battling robots set holiday gift guide

     The newest members of the HexBug family arrived at our door and put a huge smile on my son's face.  We have other HexBugs but the HexBug Warriors Battling Robots come with a battle arena, interchangeable  mechanical weapons and armor to outmaneuver the rivals.  The set, which is for ages 6 and up, has ...

Let Them Eat Vegan! Cookbook review

Let Them Eat Vegan Dreen Burton vegan cookbook vegan mac and cheese

Dreena Burton's newest cookbook Let Them Eat Vegan: 200 Deliciously Satisfying Plant-Powered Recipes for the Whole Family is loaded with healthy and tasty recipes.  This is Dreena's fourth vegan (plant-based) cookbook.  She focuses on using fresh, whole ingredients rather than processed vegan substitutes or white flour.  Dreena is the mother of 3 young girls and keeps their ...

The Classroom Friendly Pencil Sharpener Giveaway

Classroom Friendly Pencil sharpener Giveaway for home or classroom Best pencil sharpener

As an Elementary Special Education teacher, I am often searching the internet for great new lessons, ideas and products.  A couple of weeks ago I started seeing this really cool pencil sharpener from Classroom Friendly Supplies.  It has a fun look and every review I read was glowing.  I knew I had to have one.  ...

Micro Chargers Loop Stunt Track

micro charger car loop track toy holiday gift guide

Micro Chargers Loop Stunt Track is a really great new toy for children ages 5 and up.  When ours arrived my son's response was, "WOW, Micro Chargers, I have been wanting this!" We got right to opening the package and in about 5 minutes we had the track assembled and he was playing.  My first ...