Andi’s Pony Trouble: Circle C Beginnings (Chapter Books ages 6-8)

andi's pony trouble

Andi's Pony Trouble is the first of 4 books we received from Susan Marlow's Circle C Beginnings series.  The series is appropriate for ages 6-8 although my 5 year old has been fine reading them- and enjoying them immensely.  This book introduces us to Andi, a little girl who lives in the 1800's, out in ...

Original Sprout Baby Hair & Skin Care ($50 Gift Card Giveaway)

natural shampoo

With summer and nice weather comes dirty kids.  Its inevitable- they play outside, they get messy.  I like bathing my kids and using products on their hair and skin that are safe for them and without harmful ingredients, whenever possible.  Original Sprout is a family-owned company that offers products that are gentle to the kids' ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Beach Scene

Each week Momondealz brings you a children's craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! This week's craft is perfect for a rainy day and can be applied to many skills that a child should know before entering kindegarten. For the rest of the summer she  will be focusing on important pre-kindergarten skills. Materials: 1 big sheet of ...

Schwan’s to the rescue!

schwans steaks

Schwan's is a brand that I've known of for a very long time but hadn't had the opportunity to try except a few times.  Having been on Nutrisystem for several months, I've had Schwann's at my house to deliver my frozen foods (they are partnered) but it wasn't until very recently that we actually got ...

Slick Sand from DuneCraft.com- change the way you play with sand!

slick sand bucket

DuneCraft.com sent us some of their Slick Sand. Instant hit to say the least. We are always looking for new things to put into our "water table" which really functions more as a sensory table- we've done all kinds of different activities in it- right now, its up on our screen porch filled with mini ...

Freezer Macaroni & Cheese

 When I was expecting each of my children, the thing I was most nervous about was cooking dinner with a new baby.  Having foods already prepared on hand was marvelous- and while some people did bestow on us the ultimate gift of dropping off dinner, we still had to survive the rest of the time.  ...

Maude Cloth Diapers- There’s a “new kid” in town!

There are so many cloth diapers on the market today that it is sometimes hard to choose which one is best for your needs.  We have both (Brett & Jenni)  have tried our fair share of diapers and have concluded that pocket diapers are definitely the way to go.  However, within the pocket diaper category, there are ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Macaroni Ladybug Plate

Each week Momondealz brings you a kids craft that is fun, frugal, and educational. July 7th is Macaroni day so this week's craft will focus on using macaroni noodles for some learning fun! Macaroni Ladybug Plate Materials: Macaroni Noodles(use coupon here to save on these noodles) Paper Plate (use coupon here to save on Chinet) Markers or Paint Glue Directions: 1. Color or ...

Usborne Books through Kelly (Giveaway AND Huge Discount for New Consultants!)

Fairy Cooking

I LOVE children's books.  Well, really, I love all books, but children's literature has always been something I've held close to my heart.  One of my favorite places to find books is Usborne Books, and one of my favorite people to get them from is Usborne Books through Kelly!  Usborne Books carries lots and lost ...

Burt’s Bees Pollinates Schools!

I think you know by now that I feel strongly about doing what we can to protect our earth and minimize our impact on it.  I try to teach my children to do the same, but I also think that we should all be working on educating ourselves about this, and our children, because I ...