Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

oatmeal chocolate chip cookie recipe

I have idyllic childhood memories of running off the bus after school to be greeted by freshly baked cookies.  My mom's  Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are the perfect combination of chewy, oaty, chocolately deliciousness with just a hint of salt.  These are my favorite treat and I must really like you a lot because I am ...

Fijit Friends® Newbies

fijit friends newbies

Fijit Friends® Newbies are "pocket" sized, interactive friends that are just beyond adorable.  When you squeeze their cute little bodies, they purr and giggle.  Get them near a Fijit Friend, and get them giggling and purring- you just may see your Fijit Friend® dancing right along! There are 8 of the Newbies and each has it's own ...

One-Epic-Nano-Pro Hair Dryer Review

I am notorious for my hair dryer purchasing.  I always buy a dryer that I think has great power and features, only to end up replacing it within a year.  I think I currently own 5 hair dryers and I don't like any of them.  I jumped at the chance to try out the Epic ...

Bubble Guppies First-Ever DVD Plus FREEBIES and a Recipe!

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My kids love the Bubble Guppies.  It's cute, it's fun, the characters are engaging and it appeals to my 2 year old as much as my 6 year old.  That means the kids can watch, and enjoy, together.  Win, win all around!! This is the first time the Bubble Guppies have had their own DVD, and ...

Playtime is tons of fun with Nickelodeon’s Floam & Gak!

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I remember babysitting my nieces and nephews all through the 1990s and playing with Floam and Gak from Nickelodeon.  It was crazy fun, the kids loved it, we all enjoyed it, and now, Nickelodeon’s Floam and Gak are back…  and they’re better than ever! Completely reformulated to make playtime and clean-up a cinch for a new ...

Mo Willem’s Pigeon and Pals: Complete Cartoon Collection, Vol. 1&2 DVD #Giveaway

mo willems pigeon and pals complete cartoon collection vol 1 & 2

MO WILLEM’S PIGEON AND PALS: COMPLETE CARTOON COLLECTION, VOL 1&2. came to DVD on April 17, 2012.  Mo Willem and his hilarious  children's stories were an instant hit with everyone in my family, from the very first time we opened the cover of our first Mo Willem book, Don't Let the Pigeon Stay up Late. ...

Catalogue App by TheFind has me hooked

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So I have this super fun new toy.  Maybe you've heard of it, the iPad3?  Yea, I'm all kinds of lucky.  I finally have one.  My husband jokes that it has become attached to my hand.  Not quite that bad, but probably not that far off. One thing that's fun about the iPad are the apps...I've ...

Aden and Anais Burpy Bibs Win a 2012 Cribsie Award!

  If you are a new mom I am sure that you are familiar with Aden and Anais. They have the most fabulous swaddling blankets, but have you heard about their Burpy Bibs? This is a great 2 in one burp cloth and bib. They are made from an extra absorbant and soft ...

BopIt XT #Giveaway

bopit XT

*giveaway closed 4/26/12*My family loves to play games.  Not just my immediate family but also my extended family.   One game that is an instant hit in any  crowd and great for all ages (even the under 8 crowd) is BOP IT! XT.  This game is easy, it's fun, and I dare you to NOT ...

BabbaCo Review and Giveaway!

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Have you heard about the Babba Box?  If your kids love crafts and projects as much as mine, you need to check this out! Babba Box: "Monthly subscription box for kids ages 3-6, delivered to your door filled with projects, activities, books, digital downloads and online content! It's a theme-based box with ALL the physical materials plus ...