Keep Kids Safe Online with WhatsWhat.me: Kids Only Social Network

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(This is a guest review from my friend D)  My first impression of WhatsWhat is that it is a pretty cool idea for a site- like Facebook for kids!   I tried to sign in as a new member through the black box in the upper right hand corner of the screen. I clicked *sign in*. ...

Back to School: BusyBodyBook Planner & Wall Calendar (Giveaway)

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BusyBodyBook Weekly GRID planners are every mom's go-to time management tool for controlling the chaos of her family's multiple and hectic schedules. I got to review this planner last year, and LOVED it, so when Joan offered me a new planner for this year, well, I jumped at the chance.  I LOVE these planners.  Space ...

Guest Post: Free or Cheap Childcare

This is a guest post from The Coupon Challenge! If you have children, you know that quality childcare can be expensive. The more children you have, the higher that cost becomes. I've tried to list a few ideas for free and cheap childcare below, but encourage you to comment with your ideas as well. - Trade with a friend (Playgroup): ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Learning with Pizza

Each week Momondealz bring you a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! September 5th is Cheese Pizza Day (not national pizza day) so I couldn't let a day honoring my favorite food pass by without having some fun with it-plus, pizza has lots of educational activities! I picked a simple but fun activity ...

LUNA Bars pack a Yummy Protein Punch! #CleverLUNA #spon

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Thank you to LUNA Protein for providing me a LUNA Protein sample pack to review. The opinions I've expressed here are solely my own and represent my honest viewpoint. LUNA Protein bars from Clif bars are made just for women- with our needs in mind, and our taste buds too.  The flavors and taste will tempt your ...

Talking Hot Dots® Pen & Vocabulary Flash Cards (Giveaway)

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Talking Hot Dots® Pen is made for ages 5-12 and gives them feedback in a fun way- at their pace.  Its a neat way to reinforce concepts learned in the classroom at home or in the classroom!  Allows students to choose talking feedback, fun sound effects or both, and cheers for students when they answer correctly Provides ...

Upromise celebrates 10 years by giving away $20,000

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of UPromise for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Dream. Share. Join. To celebrate their anniversary, Upromise is giving away a total of $20,000. They invite us to DREAM a brighter future for your child, SHARE our story with the world, and JOIN the movement today. I just shared my dream on ...

Alphabet Scoop- Hasbro’s New Scrabble Game (Giveaway)

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Alphabet Scoop is a new game from Hasbro in the Scrabble family (my favorite games are word games- I LOVE Scrabble!!) The box says this is for ages 6+ and while that is probably true, my 6 year old has taught my days-away-from-4 year old to play, which makes it a lot of fun for ...

Free family activities this weekend

Thanks to Coupons are GREAT for putting together this awesome list of family friendly activities!  Hopefully all of us on the east coast can take advantage before Irene hits! AC Moore: Saturday August 27th from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm Buy a Topload Album and create a school year keepsake book. The decorations are free, but you ...

Build-a-Bear Coupons!

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Build-a-Bear has a $5 off $25 purchase OR a $10 off $40 purchase coupon out- both expire 9/6/11 so print them and get to the store -- Maybe BEFORE Hurricane Irene strikes?  I'm also going to admit here, and now, that I've never been inside of a Build-a-Bear.  Nor have my children.  Can you believe that?  ...