Western Chief’s Butterfly Raingear Review & Giveaway

HelloKittyScenic-Red umbrella

Every girl needs an adorable rain ensemble to wear when she's out and about and it's raining, right?  I mean, puddle jumping is fun regardless of your attire, but puddle jumping in Butterfly boots?  It just adds a little something, you know?  Thanks to Western Chief, my littlest one has a Butterfly raingear ensemble- an ...

Mod Straps Review & Giveaway

mod strap premium strap with cap saver

I think I love accessories more than anything else when it comes to fashion.  A long time ago, it was shoes.  Then I got pregnant, and my feet grew. They got wider and they got longer.  My attention shifted to diaper bags.  I thought I'd return to my roots, and be a shoe girl again, ...

Leapfrog’s Touch Magic Toys (Party)

leap frog touch magic rockin guitar

Leapfrog has been a go-to brand for many kinds of toys since my oldest was a baby.  The Leapfrog Learning table has been purchased by us many times for gifts, and probably will continue to be for a very long time.  It isn't the only thing we've loved by Leapfrog, but it's one of the ...

Back to School (and beyond!) with Staples (Giveaway)

staples apple tape dispenser

Have you been to Staples lately? I won't lie, I'd not been in  a very long time (at least not for more than printer ink and paper reams) and was more than delighted to hear and see  that they've got some very, very fun items for back to school....even for those of us who aren't ...

New fall fragrances from Yankee Candle (Giveaway 2 winners)

yankee candle scents fall 2012

About 15 years ago, my friend Cathie surprised me on my birthday with a gift bag.  Inside that bag was my first "tart warmer" with some tea lights and Yankee Candle tarts.  I was hooked after about eleven millionths of a second.  A love affair began that day, back in 1997? 1998? I can't even ...

“The Summer of Giving” with Tangerine Sky Productions Review and #Giveaway

natalie's ark

We love books in our family.  Fiction, non fiction, humor, spiritual, it's all welcomed and loved. From my 7 year old: Natalie's Ark is about a girl named Natalie who  and her animal friends she meets as the dam in her town breaks: Nimbus the raccoon, Telsa the cat, Sadie the Opossum, Stella the Goose, and Skittles ...

Unlikely Friendships for Kids by Jennifer Holland

unlikely friendships for kids

If you have a kid who loves animals, I have an awesome series for them to enjoy.  Sweet stories, adorable animals, and stories of friendship will grab your child's attention.  We've been reading these books at bedtime with all three of my kids for weeks now.  They adore them, I adore them.  Simple and sweet, ...

The Classroom Friendly Pencil Sharpener Giveaway

Classroom Friendly Pencil sharpener Giveaway for home or classroom Best pencil sharpener

As an Elementary Special Education teacher, I am often searching the internet for great new lessons, ideas and products.  A couple of weeks ago I started seeing this really cool pencil sharpener from Classroom Friendly Supplies.  It has a fun look and every review I read was glowing.  I knew I had to have one.  ...

Delta Lahara TempAssure® 17T Series Tub and Shower Trim (Giveaway)

Lahara TempAssure® 17T Series Tub and Shower Trim

Obviously once we chose our bathtub and decided on what we wanted to go up for walls around the tub for this bathroom remodel, we needed to select a Shower/Tub  trim kit. We chose the Delta's Lahara TempAssure® 17T Series Tub and Shower Trim (ARV $384.35) for many reasons- after asking around and researching, it came up ...

emilie m offers affordable style

emilie m morgan tote

You know how there are so many bags out there, that you'd love to have, but often cannot afford?  Designer bags cost oh so very much most of the time, and aren't something in the budget for many of us.  But we still love the looks, and so we sigh and admire and hope to ...