Pong Research iPad Case Boosts Your Signal and more! (Giveaway)

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So I had this super cute and fun iPad case  that I really loved, because it was pretty to look at.  But over time, I liked it less, and less, and still less.  The cover wasn't great quality, and while fun, not the best way to protect the (expensive) iPad device that was inside ...

5 (ok 6) Non Violent and/or Educational Video Games for Kids

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I am not a fan of violent video games.  My husband does play some, but he does so when our children are in bed for the night and he just wants to chill for a while.  Me, I'll take a cute  game any time, or a word game.  But never violence. I'm especially not a ...

Dremel Tools- Find anything Pinterest-ing lately?

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I have a GREAT idea for an unexpected and awesome gift for your favorite Pinterest-obsessed friend or family member (OR yourself...)... give the gift of DREMEL!  I won't lie, when I think of tools, I almost always think of my husband. Or of how tools are made for hands larger than my own.  But that's ...

MyOwnersBox Storage Solutions [for the sports enthusiast!]: Review

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This time of year we inevitably find ourselves cleaning out the playroom, the kids’ bedrooms, purging, sorting and re-organizing. Because, try as we may to ‘keep it simple’ for the Holidays, we will end up with a whole lot of new toys, books, puzzles, art supplies and general kiddo must-haves. It was almost serendipitous when we ...

National Geographic Kids’ Gift Ideas

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One of the first things that pops into mind when someone hears National Geographic is probably the beautiful photographs that NG is so well known for.  Even when I wasn't interested in a topic, I remember always being amazed at the pictures in every edition of National Geographic that arrived at our doorstep (I don't ...

The kids may leave your phone and tablet alone with the MG! (Giveaway)

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Attention parents! You may get your smartphone back- without having to get your kid their own!  Play MG (M=More G=Game) is an Android based gaming system designed for young people under the age of 18. It's got a nice-sized 4 inch touchscreen and over 60,000 apps to choose from.  Kids can use their own money ...

Stay up to date with Recalls Plus

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I am willing to wager a bet that most of you, like me, have bought presents- toys, specifically,  to give to children this holiday season. But what a lot of us don't stop to think about is safety- or possible recall. I know that I truly didn't even think about recalls when purchasing gifts until ...

Just Dance Disney Party rocks! #JDDisney

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Thank you to Ubisoft for sponsoring this post. Please click here to learn more about Ubisoft. I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls Collective. #UbiChamps   My kids are all about Disney.  It's one of the few channels the kids watch, and can all enjoy together.  I've caught my husband watching some ...