12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Inspiration from Bing Smart Search #ThisIsBing

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I want to thank Bing Smart Search for sponsoring this post and inspiring me to find some super yummy Christmas Cookies recipes! When I decided I wanted to do the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies feature, I realized quickly I didn't want to just do the cookies that my family has known and loved for ...

Why video baby monitors are a great idea

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This post brought to you by VTech Communications. All opinions are 100% mine. One of the first baby purchases we made was a baby monitor.  When we were expecting our first, I couldn't justify (or so I thought) getting one of the new-to-market  video baby monitors- we had a small house and I was going to ...

Holiday Lights in Connecticut at Lake Compounce (Printable Coupon Inside)

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This past Friday, my family and I were invited to attend the opening night of Holiday Lights at Lake Compounce in Bristol, Connecticut.  We were very excited to attend this event, since we are all enamored with all things Christmas and the kids absolutely love theme parks!  We bundled up (most of the attractions are ...

Holiday Shopping made easy with ShopRunner

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Holiday shopping can be stressful. The crowded parking lots and stores, the long lines, and of course the limited supply of whatever it is that you are looking for can zap your holiday spirit. This post about holiday shopping made easy is brought to you by our friends at ShopRunner. Thankfully - there is an easier ...

Just Dance Kids 2014 is fun for ALL ages! #justdancekids2014 #cgc

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Everyone loves to dance, and kids have some of the best dance moves around. Encourage your kids to get up and get dancing with Just Dance Kids 2014! With over 30 all new dances led by real kids, your kids will bopping away in no time. Featuring a great mix of kids songs, Just Dance Kids ...

Holiday Traditions with Hickory Farms #HickoryTradition

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Holiday traditions are by far my favorite part of the holidays. I love looking forward to that special meal and time spent with family all season long; and knowing that all my favorite dishes will be served along with lots of laughter and of course, special new memories made. Hickory Farms gifts have been a classic ...

Nancy Drew: The Silent Spy for PC and Mac

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Her Interactive is thrilled to announce the launch of the 29th edition of the award winning series with Nancy Drew: The Silent Spy for PC and Mac.  We all remember Nancy Drew from the books we read as children, right? Well, Nancy Drew has since joined us in the 21st century with a game made for super ...

Kid Reads: Travels with Gannon and Wyatt #GannonWyatt

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The Gannon and Wyatt series echoes Lewis and Clark in the way the books are written.  Designed to be educational and historical, middle grade kids will find themselves deep in adventures in Botswana, Egypt, the Great Bear Rainforest and other places around the globe.  My oldest LOVES to read.  She'll spend hours each day lost in ...

Scrambled Tofu Recipe with Vegan Egg Yolks

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This scrambled tofu recipe is made with vegan egg yolks!  Yes, vegan egg yolks.   We have good friends who have egg allergies and we are anxious to share with them that vegan egg yolks exist in the world. I recently received a copy of The Vegg Cookbook and some samples of The Vegg vegan egg yolks to ...