DK Eyewitness Series: Predator & Flight (Giveaway)

DK Eyewitness Series is a collection of amazingly beautifully photographed nonfiction series.  They offer readers a very thorough and comprehensive look at a huge array of subjects using words and images.  They are made for kids ages 8+ but really, they are a pleasure to look through and enjoy for even my 4 year old.   They are a wonderful ...

Talking Hot Dots® Pen & Vocabulary Flash Cards (Giveaway)

Talking Hot Dots® Pen is made for ages 5-12 and gives them feedback in a fun way- at their pace.  Its a neat way to reinforce concepts learned in the classroom at home or in the classroom!  Allows students to choose talking feedback, fun sound effects or both, and cheers for students when they answer correctly Provides ...

American Girl Bitty Twins

American Girl sent us two of their Bitty Twins for review.  As with anyone shopping for these gorgeous, well made dolls, we were able to choose the skin tone, eye color and hair color for our dolls.  These 15 inch dolls are gorgeous- very well made, nice, soft bodies, strong stitching (the kids have put this to the ...

$25 for $50 of Eco Friendly Magnetic Building Blocks

I've heard such great things about Tegu blocks and they are on Eversave today for just $25 for $50 worth! When it comes to creativity, your child follows only one direction — his own. He would never color inside the lines, paint by numbers or follow the narrow instructions that come with his LEGO sets. Give ...

Pressman Toys Pretty Ponies and Silly Socks (Giveaway)

Summer is full of so many things to do outside  when the weather cooperates- but for those days when the weather doesn't cooperate and we do have to be inside, crafts and games have been the first things I turn to.  My kids will all three of them sit at the table and color, glue, use stickers, ...

Battle Bands review and giveaway

Senario's Battle Bands are a series of flexible, collectible and tradable bands that double as games pieces. The starter pack (MSRP $6.99) comes with seven bands, seven Warrior Cards and one Battle Mat. The bands are in shapes of dragons, sharks and monsters. I also received a booster pack (MSRP $3.99) that includes 5 Battle ...

Lil’ Teammates Giveaway

We're born and bred New England fans around here- Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots, Hartford Whalers (I guess reluctantly we'd do the Boston Bruins too since the beloved Whale left our state...) Boston Celtics- and, being from Connecticut, diehard UCONN Husky fans.  When I saw that Lil' Teammates had these chunky little collectibles for our ...

Chuggington Wooden Railway Over & Under Starter Set (Giveaway) ends 4/25

I don't think I could possibly ever count how much time my family has spent in the past 3+ years building train tracks, rebuilding train tracks, racing trains, making loopdeloops, bumpy tracks...if it is related to wood trains, I can almost guarantee you that it has been played with for dozens upon dozens of hours.  ...

Hatley Children’s Sleepwear Review & Giveaway ends 4/22

Hatley makes some really cute, comfortable and functional apparel and gifts.  We've not had many pieces from Hatley, but what we've had, we absolutely loved!  My 5 year old recently received their Watermelon's Overall Print Kids' Pajama Set and she loves getting dressed for bed in this set! This set is 100% cotton and is meant ...

Pillow Pets Dreamland™ games (Giveaway)ends 4/11

The folks at My Pillow Pet have come out with some cute games that are very similar to some familiar classics, but with the Pillow Pet theme.  The two games are Pillow Pets Dreamland Adventure Game and Pillow Pets Dreamland Matching Game.  You can find both with all of your favorite Pillow Pet friends right ...