Educational Insights Playfoam® and Alpha Catch™ (Giveaway)

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My 4 year old attends a Peer Model Preschool Program at our local elementary school.  One of the things I love the most about this program is that all of the children are treated equally, and the special needs of the children are incorporated into the entire classroom.  Some of the children have sensory issues, ...

ScentSicles Scented Ornaments

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I grew up with fresh cut Christmas trees purchased locally to support the local volunteer fire department. My mom had 2 kinds of trees that were her preference, and we had cathedral ceilings in our house. We had some monstrous trees over the years. Part of Christmas, to me, is the smell of a fresh ...

Share & Scare: Personal Creations (Giveaway)

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Personal Creations never fails to have great personalization items at affordable prices.  With Halloween coming, we decided to go with some themed items, and chose some personalized Treat Bags for the kids (not here quite yet, but I've not ever had anything from Personal Creations that wasn't awesome so I'm sure they'll be great) and ...

Real Steel Prize Pack Giveaway

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If you haven't heard of Real Steel yet, well, maybe you've been under a rock.  I got to sneak a peek when I was in LA back in June, and while I haven't gotten to see all of it, what I did see was full of heart, family friendly (although I think for older kids ...

Cranium Brain Breaks: Great for #FamilyGameNight (Giveaway)

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Another great game from the folks at Cranium is here- and you're going to want to grab it fast!!  Full of over 200 different games that are all able to be played in under 1 minute, CRANIUM BRAIN BREAKS offers family friendly fun for all ages, and the small packaging means its totally portable- teachers, ...

Quest for Zhu (DVD) Party! (Giveaway)

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We've been partying like rockstars around here of late!!  That's ok- any excuse for a celebration is a good one, and the ZhuZhu pets are beloved play friends of all three of my children, so naturally when I asked if they'd be interested in watching Quest for Zhu on DVD they were very excited. I don't ...

Nintendo Select Games are priced for any budget!! (Prize Pack Giveaway)

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Congrats Abbigail R for winning!! Enjoy!! I'm loving the new, lower Nintendo Select pricing on more and more Nintendo favorites- it makes the Wii line more affordable and therefore, accessible to more families- and I think the Wii offers a fun way for families to play together and be at least a little active through the ...

Newmark Learning: Around The Clock Fiction Parent Involement Kit Giveaway

Now that school is back in session, it is time to help your little ones learn even more! Learning is not just for school, but can be incorporated into your everyday life! Driving through town to run errands you can easily find colors, numbers and animals or places that you can have your child identify. ...

Let’s Go Camping Barbie Style: Camp Barbie Sweepstakes (Giveaway)

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Enter to win a 3-day family getaway to Yosemite National Park in the Camp Barbie Sweepstakes!  Each week two winners will also be chosen each week to receive a $100 Walmart gift card! Plus, while you are there, get a sneak peek of the new Barbie Princess Charm School movie- which is a wonderful family ...