Why You Need Littlest Pet Shop in Your Life

Littlest Pet Shop Gift Ideas from singles to playsets - This Mama Loves

Why You Need Littlest Pet Shop in Your Life I’m a grown woman, but when my daughter says she needs the Littlest Pet Shop in her life, I jump. It only makes sense that our house is full of these little creatures. They've been part of our playtime since my older daughter was about 3 and ...

Monster High Deluxe High School #WelcomeHomeMonsters

Monster High Deluxe High School PlaySet Review from This Mama Loves

This post was sponsored by Megan Media and Mattel. All opinions are my own. Monster High® Deluxe High SchoolThis upcoming holiday season is going to be a unique one around here. My house has been Monster High® Deluxe High School-ed. What does that mean? This means Monster High® Deluxe High School* has taken over, and I ...

Inspire Kids to Gift Kindness at the Holidays #NorthPoleNinjas #giveaway

Teaching Kids to Gift Kindness at Christmas

Inspire Kids to Gift Kindness at the Holidays with North Pole Ninjas Bring kindness back to Christmas! Thanks to our friends at Penguin Young Readers for sponsoring today's post about inspiring kids to gift kindness. I'm always up for reading new books, and when it comes to kids' Christmas themed books, I'm a sucker. I won't even lie. ...

Robots For Kids That Teach Coding: Dash and Dot

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Computers are such an intrinsic part of our everyday lives that most of us take them for granted. But, did you ever wish you could learn computer code? That’s right, like the guys that started it all? Maybe your kids? Wouldn’t you love for your kid to be the next, Steve Jobs or the inventor ...

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Family

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 I made a list of the shopping I have yet to do. It's long. Very long. And yet...not too horrible, mostly little things left. I do not, however, have any wrapping done. BUT many of us are still shopping- if we've started at all.  Here are some great gift ideas for everyone in the family ...

My Favorite Things Holiday Giveaway 2015

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It’s time for another holiday edition of the “Our Favorite Things giveaway.”Here’s the scoop. I’ve teamed up with some awesome bloggers and we’re ALL giving away a prize pack of our own very favorite things! This is one of my favorite posts to do- you enter to win some of my favorite things I picked to ...

Star Stable Online Game for Horse Lovers

Star Stable Holiday Bundle 2015

We are so excited to bring you this super fun giveaway from our friends at Star Stable. If you remember, we discovered the island of Jorvik and the fun of being one of thousands of Star Riders exploring the island last summer, -my daughter has been playing frequently ever since. Quick synopsis: Star Stable is a mutli-level online ...

What to get for the woman who has everything

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My husband asks what to get for the woman who has everything all the time. There aren't a lot of things I need or want. I hear so many friends and even family say the same. One thing that many of us, myself included, don't do is to indulge in some spa time...I get pedicures on ...

Great Moments in Chocolate History Book

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A few weeks ago, I headed down to DC with American Heritage Chocolate to speak at the Colonial Chocolate Society Meeting during a "Meet the Bloggers" panel.  It was pretty amazing.  I have embraced my history obsession in recent years and being in a city so steeped with our nation's history (and being so.very.close to where ...

Chocolate Pen- Gift idea for creative tweens

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The girls and I had some fun while the boys were at soccer practice last week. We took out the much-asked-for the Chocolate Pen from Skyrocket Toys that they and their friends have been seeing in commercials and have all been wishing for and had some {yummy} creative fun! We were lucky that I'd been ...