Favorite game gift ideas – one size fits all!

farmville hungry hungry herd game

g" alt="apples to apples" width="500" height="500" /> Apples to Apples- There are so many versions of this game now- but really, it's fun for everyone and appropriate for anyone. If you have younger ones in your family, get the sets geared towards the younger kids- you'll all still have fun. I have the set for 7+ ...

Beamz is a wonderful gift for any music lover in your life! FOUR special offers inside!

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A few years ago we were fortunate enough to be introduced to the interactive musical experience that is called the Beamz laser music player. There are literally hundreds of instruments, sound effects and songs that you can play around with for a different musical experience every single time you use the machine. We've all ...

Come join us for the #HuggiesWalmart Twitter Party! 12/6

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Attention party lovers! I'm hosting another fun party for #HuggiesWalmart and YOU are invited!  We'll be chatting about Huggies- diapers, pull-ups and more, how you can get Huggies at Walmart, and we'll be giving away PRIZES...5 $100 Walmart Gift Cards, to be exact.  Who wouldn't want an extra $100 to spend right now? The party is ...

Our favorite Christmas books for children (and adults)

favorite christmas books for kids

One of my favorite things to do is read. I read a lot with my children- to them, with them, with them reading to me. I'm not sure if you know by now but I'm a HUGE lover of all things Christmas and we've been adding to our Christmas book collection each year. ...

Preparing Her For That First Period #KotexMom

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I've been sharing with you my journey relating to first periods, and talking about them, with my 7 year old for several months now (see previous #KotexMom posts).  This is my "final" official post, although I'm sure as the time for her period gets closer down the road, I'll be sharing more once again. It's been ...

40% off Organic Infant Apparel 1-day BlackFriday Sale

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Tootie and Dolly is a brand that just came onto my radar, and let me tell you, cuteness abounds.  Cuteness that gives you adorable baby clothes like this little fox romper: There are several things I love about this romper. First, it's color. This is not your typical baby blue. I love it. Second, the fox ...

Entertaining Children in the Colder Months

keeping kids entertained in winter

When the nights start to draw in and the temperatures drop, it can sometimes be a struggle to keep the children entertained. If the weather is very severe there is sometimes no other choice but to keep the kids at home. However, if the weather is cold but bearable to go out in it’s worth ...

The “Acts of Kindness” Advent Calendar

noomii acts of kindness advent calendar

I just stumbled on a really, really cool advent calendar.  Sure, the kid ones are fun, but this, this is different.  Noomii.com is putting on an advent calendar online that people can go to and participate in acts of service on a daily basis. It's a nice idea, especially during the holidays. It's also interactive. Each ...