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 ...

HexBug Warriors Battling Robots Review

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     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 ...

Snomee has changed the way we give gift cards #giveaway

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Gift cards are a part of gifting these days.  Like them or hate them, I don't imagine they are going to go away.  Especially with technology- having a gift card to choose your own music/movie/show/book to download onto your device is an easy gift- one that kind of fits all.  But why do gift cards ...

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 ...

Micro Chargers Loop Stunt Track

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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 ...

Whole Foods Market The Season of Giving

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I love to shop at Whole Foods so when an opportunity came up to attend a holiday blogger event at my local Whole Foods Market, I jumped on it.  There is something about shopping at WFM that makes me forget it is a chore.  I love the prepared foods, the samples and the friendly ...

Hot Wheels Wall Tracks

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If you have a kid who loves vehicles and racing them on tracks, but are short on space, I have a great solution for you.  Hot Wheels Wall Tracks are an awesome solution that saves tons of space!  I was quite intrigued when I first heard of these Wall Tracks and knew for sure I'd ...

Doctor Dreadful Zombie Lab: Creepy, Gooey fun for everyone!

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Doctor Dreadful Zombie Lab is creepy, gooey, scary EDIBLE fun for everyone!  I looked at this toy and was all "um, iew?" but the kids?  Holy moly.  What is THAT, mom?  Can we play with it? Can we make it?  What can it do? Does it make boogers? Mom can we eat the boogers? Right.  Kids+ ...

Furreal Friends: Cookie My Playful Pup makes a great gift!!

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Oh, how my six year old longs for a pet, of her very own, that she can keep in her room at all times. She is forever asking us for a pet dog, a pup, a fish of her own, a bird...the actual pet changes daily, but the request is the same. We have a ...