Discover the World of Barbie: A Pony Tale ($100 Walmart GC Giveaway)

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This post about Discover the World of Barbie: A Pony Tale is sponsored by Lunchbox.  Opinions are my own.  Visit Walmart.com this fall and discover the world of Barbie! From the butterfly fairy world of Mariposa, to life in the Dreamhouse, to following Barbie and her sisters in Pony Tale, you can find everything you need to enjoy ...

Holiday Traditions with Hickory Farms #HickoryTradition

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Holiday traditions are by far my favorite part of the holidays. I love looking forward to that special meal and time spent with family all season long; and knowing that all my favorite dishes will be served along with lots of laughter and of course, special new memories made. Hickory Farms gifts have been a classic ...

Personalized Gift Ideas for the Whole Family #GiftsbyBSK

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Ready or not, here come the holidays.  We're a week from Thanksgiving, which means we're also a week away from Hanukkah.  In a week, we'll be under a month until Christmas.  With families being so spread out, it isn't always easy to know what someone wants or needs- and often, especially if there are older ...

Christmas Mouse Craft: DIY Ornament

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It seems as though you can’t get through the holidays without the story of a Christmas mouse or two. Whether it be the story of The Nutcracker or Christopher’s Christmas, mice just seem to get us in the holiday spirit. This holiday, why not do a little mouse crafting with your kids? Take a look ...

Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe #Recipe #linky

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With the holidays upon us, I've been wanting to showcase fun, quick and easy recipes to make - even twists on classics like this Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe.  Most everyone loves a good chocolate chip cookie recipe, this one just adds a fun and festive holiday flavor!  You can use any kind of peppermint ...

Holiday Gift Idea for Preschoolers: Magic Fun Dough (Giveaway)

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I found a great holiday gift idea for preschoolers thanks to the folks at RoseArt and Linqia- the new Magic Fun Dough sets.  Battery free and non toxic, these sets don't need batteries to play- they run all on creativity.  These sets come in 6 different themes and range from $9.99 to $19.99.  They are ...

Family fun with Activision Games just in time for the Holidays!

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I hve to officially call the Activision Family Summit a huge success.  It was fun, informative, entertaining and we all got to hear first about the new Duck Dynasty game due to release in 2014.  What's not to love?  Each of the games featured during the Summit is meant for families (be sure to check ...

Pong Research iPad Case Boosts Your Signal and more! (Giveaway)

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So I had this super cute and fun iPad case  that I really loved, because it was pretty to look at.  But over time, I liked it less, and less, and still less.  The cover wasn't great quality, and while fun, not the best way to protect the (expensive) iPad device that was inside ...

5 (ok 6) Non Violent and/or Educational Video Games for Kids

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I am not a fan of violent video games.  My husband does play some, but he does so when our children are in bed for the night and he just wants to chill for a while.  Me, I'll take a cute  game any time, or a word game.  But never violence. I'm especially not a ...