Skyward Summit from Step 2 is AWESOME.

step 2 skyward summit

We affectionately call our backyard "playtown" because, well, we have a lot of cool stuff to play on.  I love having things that encourage kids to play outside! We've lost 2 main attractions with storms in the past few years- our 2 very old apple trees that had rope swings and a tire swing, but ...

Step2 Rain Barrel

Step2 Rain Barrel

We do a lot of gardening in our family- we have a large vegetable garden, plus separate beds for pumpkins, rhubarb, asparagus, blueberries, raspberries and strawberries.  This can make for a lot of watering needs, especially when you add in all of our other planting areas.  Having a larger sized yard makes it kind of ...

Step2 Smile & Ride Buggy #Giveaway

smile & ride buggy ride on

Step2's Smile & Ride Buggy is a safe, adorable way to let your child ride outdoors (or indoors, I suppose!). The buggy itself is made of strong, durable plastic in a fun, vibrant (and unisex!!) red, with an adorable character face, honking horn and a nice, long handle for  mom, dad, babysitter, big sister or brother to push ...

Step2 Spring Sale!!

step2 lifestyle kitchen

All of Step2's new Spring 2012 toys available are 10% off now through Sunday, March 18 with promo code S2SPRING12 at checkout.   Step2 has also relaunched their  “Weekend Deals.” Each weekend Step2 is going to be featuring one to two products on sale for 4 days only (a savings of up to 20% off). These will be announced ...

Step2 Extreme Coaster

step 2 coaster

I love playing outside with the kids.  Being outside just puts us all in a good mood, the fresh air is great for us, and moving around getting energy out is a wonderful thing.  I like to keep options for kids to stay happily busy outside- safe options in particular.  Step2 sent us their Extreme ...