Mabel’s Labels Ultimate Back-to-School Combo™(Giveaway)

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Those of you with little ones know how easy it is to lose personal items.  What better way to keep track of all your kids "stuff" than to label it.  I am personally a fan of labelling everything.  Don't tell my husband, but I would just DIE for a personal label maker.  Perhaps for a ...

The Lion’s Deceit by Mpho Otukile

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The Lion's Deceit is a wonderful children's book in which a lazy lion uses trickery to get his food so he doesn't have to hunt for it- and there are several lessons to be learned along the way. We love books in our house and are always excited to have new ones to read- my ...

Ring the Bell Electronic Goal Tracker (Giveaway)

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 Ring the Bell Electronic Goal Tracker from Educational Insights offers a way to track a goal for an individual or an entire class, or any number of kids in between. Fun sounds and an exciting carnival theme take the goal chart to a whole new level! Teacher writes the goal and reward at the top and the ...

FREE Family Activities This Weekend!

Each weekend there are some free and inexpensive activities for you and your family to participate in. These activities are a great way to beat the summer heat! JoAnn Fabric and Craft Store: Saturday July 30th from 11:00 am until 5:00 pm 11am-1pm - FREE Duck Tape Purse 1am to 3pm - Crafting with 3M Kidtoons Films: Various times ...

Play Money Coins & Bills Deluxe Set (Giveaway)

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Learning money is hard for many kids, my oldest included.  Coins in particular are very confusing, especially since the larger coins aren't always the greatest values.  Since my oldest will be needing to bring coins for part of her school supplies for first grade, and will be eating lunch at school this year, I thought ...

Got allergies? Clinical study looking for participants (possible paid study)

We’re currently helping a pharmaceutical company find people 5 to 65 years of age who suffer from seasonal allergies that are willing to participate in a clinical research study in your area (Only Certain Zipcodes Qualify). Research study needs volunteers with seasonal allergies.  We’re currently helping a pharmaceutical company find people 5 to 65 years ...

Cool Cuts 4 Kids (Giveaway- 2 winners)

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Have you ever gone into a place to get your child's haircut and wanted to walk back out?  The adult sized chairs, capes, the sounds, the smells- things that seem like no big deal to us can often be overwhelming for kids.  Cool Cuts 4 Kids offers a salon JUST for kids- where the chairs ...

Heartbreak, heartache, and love.

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I'm writing this ahead of time because I'm not sure what my mood will be in the morning.  You see, 2 years ago today, my mom was alive.  Sick, yes, dying, yes, but alive.  In fact, we were due to be visiting 2 days from now.  Celebrating Busy B's birthday up there in New Hampshire, ...

Andi’s Indian Summer: Circle C Beginnings

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Andi's Indian Summer is the second of 4 books we received from Susan Marlow's Circle C Beginnings series. The series is appropriate for ages 6-8 although my just turned 6 year old has been fine reading them- and enjoying them immensely.  We've already met Andi Carter and her siblings, and now we read as Andi gets a ...

“Disney Character Calls” $25 Target Gift Card Giveaway #PullUpsDisneyCalls #momsparkmedia

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What happens when you are potty training/toilet learning your little one and also use Huggies® Pull-Ups®?  You get a code for a FREE congratulatory call from a Disney character for successfully using the potty!!   Huggies® Pull-Ups® training pants and  Target® have partnered for an exclusive offer to get the word out about their new “Disney Character Calls” program to ...