Appleton Estate Rum in Grilled Chicken with Almond Satay

Appleton Estate makes some mighty fine Jamaican rum that has a really smooth taste with just a hint of nutty flavoring.  We received a sample of this for review, I surprised my husband with it for Father's Day- he loves it.  I did try a few sips but rum isn't my favorite thing unless it is ...

30 Days to Sanity (I’m not perfect)

Listen, guys.  I won't lie.  I'm really not perfect.  I mean, sure.  I am awesome, and all kinds of awesome at that, but apparently, I can't do it "all."  I'm sort of realizing that doing it "all" is maybe not possible, and  thanks to Stephanie Marston from 30 Days to Sanity, I'm coming to accept ...

Cars 2 opens worldwide June 24th #DisneyDreamWorksEvent

This is where I spent my Saturday night.   You know, just like any other Saturday night...at El Capitan theater in Hollywood, walking in on the red carpet, milling about with other mom bloggers, Disney and Pixar folk, and a few celebrities.  Yep.  Just another Saturday night... Cars 2 has been very much anticipated worldwide- including in ...

NCircle Entertainment – Animal ABC’s and Animal 123′s (Giveaway)

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I don't know a kid who isn't intrigued by animals as a baby or toddler.  The idea of combining ABC's and 123's with real animals is such a cool idea, and definitely one I'm into.  These are 2 really cute DVDs that actually can hold the interest of my 3.5 year old along with my ...

Happiness is…Peanuts™: Snoopy’s Adventures Giveaway

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Happiness is…Peanuts™: Snoopy’s Adventures pairs TV special Snoopy’s Getting Married, Charlie Brown with an episode from The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show on one disc. The DVD will retail for $14.97 SRP after its release 6/14. Is Snoopy really planning on tying the knot? In the Emmy® Award nominated Snoopy’s Getting Married, Charlie Brown, everyone in ...

Yo Gabba Gabba: Circus (Street date 6/14) Giveaway

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How To Get Your Ex Back Girlfriend sin_il?ie=UTF8&tag=thimamlovherb-20&linkCode=as2&camp=217153&creative=399701&creativeASIN=B004V2S4XI"> What's more fun than the friends from Yo Gabba Gabba in 4 beloved episodes on one DVD?  Adding a fifth, never before seen episode and guest starts like Weird Al Yankovic, Sarah Silverman and Fred Armisen!  We don't get any channels that air YGG but it was love at first ...

MI-DEL Organic Cookies Review and Giveaway to 4 readers!!!

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    Have you seen MI-DEL cookies in your store?  I have never tried them before, but have noticed them in the natural food section of my store.   I am always up for a challenge.  So, when someone asks a pregnant woman to review cookies she jumps at the chance!  I used the MI-DEL handy store locator which ...

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2012 Giveaway (2 winners)

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I think I'm becoming obsessed with almanacs.  Thankfully my family humors me.  But I love finding out facts and information, as do my kids- their natural curiosity inspires me to be more curious- which just makes for very interesting conversation and adventures in daily life.  The 2012 National Geographic Kids Almanac is chock-full of information, ...

Samsung Focus Windows Phone Review and Giveaway

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  Are you looking for the perfect Father's Day gift? One that they will REALLY REALLY love! Then you need to check out the Windows Phones from AT&T . This would be a great gift idea for Father’s Day! Why Windows Phone? Here are some Details from Samsung: ...

Live Butterfly Garden Review

    I remember as a child, how fascinated I was by caterpillars. We had a neighbor who always had tons of woolly bear caterpillars in her yard every fall. I would spend hours collecting and studying them. So when I saw an advertisement for the Live Butterfly Garden, I knew that my children would ...