Kids Summer Fun: Brighten a rainy day with Dinosaur Train

It's summertime, and while that most of the time means play outside all day long, some of the time, there are rainy days where we can't be outside.  Here are some great ways to keep the kids busy, happy and entertained and sneak a little learning in on the side!! Watch a video:Pteranodon Family: World Tour ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Patriotic Napkin & Utensil Holder

Each week Momondealz brings you a craft that is educational, fun, and frugal! Since 4th of July is quickly approaching, I wanted to give you a patriotic craft. If you have missed any of my past crafts, you can check them all out here! Patriotic Napkin and Utensil Holder Materials: 3 Empty Toilet Paper Rolls Red and White Construction ...

Kids Summer Fun: Moxie Girlz *be true! *be you! (Giveaway)

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Moxie Girlz are opening up a whole new world to us.  We're just starting to venture out of the preschool toy realm and into "BIG KID TOYS" which, to be quite honest, gives me a bit of anxiety.  Lots of toys for "bigger" kids kind of intimidate me, they just don't always seem to share ...

Discovery Girls Magazine for Tweens ( Prize PackGiveaway)

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Discovery Girls magazine is geared towards the tween girls in our lives- girls ages 8-12, and what's most refreshing about this magazine is that the magazine showcases real girls - each issue features girls from all over the US.  The content is appropriate for an 8-12 year old girl, and speaks to issues, questions, concerns, ...

Kid Summer Fun: Mini Glider Balance Bike

I'm going to be encouraging all of my friends and family from here on out to get a glide or balance bike, or at least borrow one. I cannot believe how long it took me to "discover" how fabulous these bikes are for children- and how much better they are in a developmental sense for ...

Kids Summer Fun: Smens® Pens (Giveaway)

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Educational Insights sent us a 10 pack of Smens® Pens.  These are environmentally friendly pens that smell fantastic, and aren't harmful to our earth.  They look pretty cool, too.  In theory, these are great for kids, you know, because of the scents.  I kind of don't want to share them at all, with anyone.  So ...

Everyday Uses Rock and Card Set Giveaway from Education Insights

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  My kids are really in to science this summer, and who am I to deny them opportunities to expand their knowledge?   I am constantly on the lookout for science related games and activites.  I'm not always the most creative when it comes to thinking up new activities so I frequently turn to online webstores for ...

Happy Summer- First Day of Summer CASH prize giveaway!!! 8 will win

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Welcome to the 1st day of Summer!! I have teamed up with 19 other amazing blogs to bring our readers some amazing cash prizes!! We are all here to celebrate the 1st day of Summer, and hope you will join us. You can also find our group on facebook, as the 1st Day of Summer ...

Glow Grips- great for traction day AND night!

I will confess right now, I'm ordering these.  The ramp on our playtown had traction strips that are in sad, sad shape, so we NEED them, and the glow in the dark just makes them way cool!  As Seen On TV Glow Grip - Glow In The Dark Super Grip Traction Strips. Instantly Bonds to Most ...