deliciousdishes link party 21

Delicious Dishes Link Party #21

Happy Tuesday, everyone! It's a rainy one here in Connecticut, but with the pollen going crazy, I'm pretty happy about that. We're in that crazed end-of-school-year mode with events and activities and so many things going on... dinner gets made around 10 am in this house! So happy to find great recipe ideas to try [...]

Hearts for Hearts Dolls #Giveaway

hearts for hearts

Dolls have been around a very, very long time.  Big, small, realistic, non-realistic, well made, not so well made, themed dolls, look alike dolls, dolls that pee, dolls that eat, dolls that have eyes which can close...the  list is kind of endless.  Once in a while, though, a doll comes along that stands out a [...]

Wittlebee Kid Clothes Delivery Service (50% off your first order!)


Have you heard of Wittlebee? It's a monthly kids clothes delivery service.  Delivery service as in, you can select from 3 options of how many articles of your child's clothing size you'd like sent to you, and they come to your door.  You choose boy or girl, and the age (from 0-3 months to age [...]

Crayola Glow Book #Giveaway

crayola glow book

With all of the different ways kids can create things these days, it isn't surprising that a lifelong favorite brand of mine has added a little bit of technology to their creative line of products- I'm talking about Crayola, and their Glow Book.  This book is REALLY cool and allows kids to create so many [...]

Playmobil Top Agents Review and #PrizePack #Giveaway


Do you have a little super spy in your life? If so, I know the PERFECT holiday gift. Playmobil offers their Top Agents set which includes a spy vehicle that can work with a Wireless Spy Camera and Remote. All of these items are sold seperately. I love that they can be played with individually, [...]

Head Chefs Cooking Adventures Cookbooks #Giveaway #PrizePack

headchefs santa book

I have some mad love for Head Chefs.  Kid-sized, kid-friendly cooking utensils that are also functional.  We have tried a few other brands that are kid-friendly and while they are most definitely kid-sized, they don't perform well.  This is super frustrating.  So we keep going back to Head Chefs (over the summer we shared about [...]

The Smurfs’ Holiday Celebration

smurfs holiday

What's more fun than watching Christmas specials?  How about a Smurftastic special?  These 2 stories are sweet, funny and teach a little bit of compassion along the way with all of the usual smurf-capades!!  I love that my kids enjoy watching The Smurfs with me, as does my husband, because we grew up watching them [...]

Retail Roundup

Aeropostale - $10 off a $50 purchase (exp. 12/24) Aldo – Ann Taylor - $50 off a $150 purchase or $100 off a $250 purchase (exp. unknown) Baby Gap - 50% off any regualar priced kids and baby item (exp. unknown) Banana Republic Factory Store – 15% off any $100 purchase (exp. 2/29/12) Banana Republic [...]

Winnah Winnah Chicken Dinna!!

Really, it should be winnahs.  But that doesn't flow as nicely.  Regardless- Lots of winners from last night, and since I have 2 napping kids, you lucky LUCKY friends get to see the winners.  In a post.  Fa la la la la.   KOR Water Bottle: Jennifer Little Tikes Baby Dance with Me doll : [...]

Sofia the First coming to Disney Junior

sofia first banner

This looks like a fun addition to the already fabulous Disney Junior lineup! A princess for the toddler crowd, that's actually a younger age.  She teaches and models positive, age appropriate behaviors like sharing, kindness, being a good sister.   I can't wait to meet her!! What do you think- will it be a hit? [...]