Storytime for Toys for Tots Literacy with The UPS Store #ToysforTotsLiteracy

Wednesday morning of this week, Julie from A Year with Mom and Dad and I were the co-hosts of a very special storytime held at a local library on behalf of The UPS Store to raise money, donations and awareness for the Toys for Tots Literacy Campaign.  Until this opportunity arose, I was 100% unaware ...

Cascade Complete ActionPacs (Giveaway 5 winners)

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We've ALL had a time when we didn't get to scrubbing a dish or pot or pan and had to face the mess the next day.  Usually this means scrubbing, scrubbing and scrubbing some more, a little soaking, and maybe doing all of this over again. I found something that will make those of us who ...

Neat-Oh ZipBins (Giveaway)

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  Sometimes I think we are going to run out of space in my house. Or rather, I know we are. Three kids and 2 adults in a not huge house with not a lot of wall space makes for storage issues. I've found a few innovative solutions for toy storage, one of my favorites being ...

Halo Comfort Luxe Review and Giveaway Ends 6/9/11

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  The new line of Comfortluxe sleepwear from Halo is made from an innovative fabric that is breathable and great for sensitive skin. It has even been give the Seal of Acceptance by the National Eczema Association. Halo Comfortluxe has been shown to sooth eczema and sensitive skin by ...

Kissavlus Trainers (Giveaway- 3 winners)

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   Kissaluvs has one more new product they wanted me to share with you- this is my personal favorite since my baby, like it or not, has decided she wants to start using the potty.  Meet the Kissaluvs trainer- solid color PUL outer with a super soft and (mildly) absorbant flannel inner (there is a soaker ...

Kidlandia Kid Maps (Giveaway)

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Since we're redoing the kids' bedrooms, I'm finding that I need to do find new decor items for their room for the walls, not just bedding and fun paint colors.  I turned to Kidlandia to let my little guy choose something special for his room- he was feeling really sad that he was moving into ...

National Milk Mustache got milk? campaign

 By using The National Milk Mustache got milk? campaign's new interactive section on their Facebook page - you can  create your very own milk mustache picture, watch the video about Moms, and send an e-postcard to someone you love.  You can see my Baby B <--- with her Milk Mustache that I made on their wall!   (Feel free to ...

“Show Me How” through reading, crafting & cooking

My college years were spent in Plymouth, New Hampshire studying Early Childhood Education.  I graduated with a Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Studies with a minor in Child Development.  I did teach infants, toddlers and preschoolers for a while and now, obviously, I have my three kids who all love school, homework, and anything to ...

Changes and improvements for Infant’s and Children’s Tylenol Products

The makers of Infant's and Children's Tylenol products are making some changes and I applaud this.  They've made a conscious change to streamline their products so there are 2 formulas- one for infants and one for children.  I get why there were so many different formulas before- or rather, I can see why there were ...