Foreign Language Learning is fun and easy with Little Pim

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This review post about foreign language learning with Little Pim is made possible by product samples received.  In this day and age, it's hard to not encounter different languages no matter where you live.  Even scanning radio stations, we hear all kinds of music- sung in all different languages.  My kids seem to have inherited ...

Back to school memories preserved with Hallmark

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We received the Hallmark Pics ‘n’ Props School Days Activity Kit to review so that we can have our back to school memories preserved.  A few days ago, my kids went back to school.  Third grade, first grade and preschool. I usually try to get a pic outside on the first day, although this year ...

Tricky Stories: Magic Castle – kids game for iPad and iPhone

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This is a sponsored review about the Tricky Stories: Magic Castle - kids game for iPad and iPhone.  Opinions are my own.   Tricky Stories: Magic Castle is a new kids game for iPad and iPhone releasing 8/29/13 (download on iTunes). At first glance, I kind of thought this app was almost a virtual sticker book- ...

At home fertility treatment option #TheStork

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This is a sponsored post about a new at home fertility treatment option called The Stork.  Opinions are, as always, my own. I've surprised many folks when they learn that I've had fertility issues.  My kids are 25 and 23 months apart, so I can see why that might make people wonder.  I was fortunate. ...

Nutritious Breakfast Ideas for Mom

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I participated in a campaign about nutritious breakfast ideas on the go on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for belVita. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. One of the things I am HORRIBLE about is making sure that I myself have a healthy, nutritious breakfast.  I'm really ...

So let’s talk about our bathroom habits, shall we? #LetsTalkBums #ad

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This is a sponsored post about bathroom habits written by me on behalf of Cottonelle. And no, I'm not talking about brushing our teeth, friends.  Little um...*ahem* lower. You know, down there. I realized recently I've clearly failed in the teaching of all the bathroom habits in this house. Not for everyone, but trust me when I tell ...

Vegan For Her Book Review

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The publishers at DaCapo sent me a copy of Vegan for Her, written by Virginia Messina with JL Fields, to review.  The subtitle is The Woman's Guide to Being Healthy and Fit on a Plant-Based Diet.  One thing that jumped right out at me is that the author states that the book does not need ...

My Little Pony is growing up with Equestria Girls (2 winner #giveaway)

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This is a sponsored post about the My Little Pony Equestria Girls line of dolls.  Opinions are my own. Growing up, I loved My Little Pony everything.  I think that they came in third only to my Annie wig and my Cabbage Patch Kid doll.  The ponies were different- I could do so much with ...

Futures at Fenway with Kidz Bop

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A few weeks ago we were invited to visit Fenway Park in Boston for a fun day of watching Baseball and Kidz Bop for the Futures at Fenway program.   We got to see Boston's Double A affiliate, the Portland Seadogs play against the Harrisburg Senators.  The Seadogs won with a final score of 5-2.   We had great ...

Checking In: See how we like our cheap wireless plan

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Remember, about a month ago I shared that we were checking out the Walmart Family Mobile plan with the Concord phone and the cheap wireless plan? Well, it's been long enough that hubby (as well as me, and the 8 year old) have been able to play around and use the phone to really see ...