Yoplait Trix Yogurt Offers Healthy Snack Options for Kids

yoplait trix yogurt

We try very hard to offer healthy snack options for our children.  I've struggled with weight my whole life, and I'm trying to instill healthy habits from an early age in the hopes that my children don't follow this particular set of footprints of mine.  One of the things I'm thrilled that my children love ...

Teach kids about money and finances with Tykoon #MoneySmartKid

Tykoon app for kids and money

My kids are getting to the age where they want to buy their own "stuff."  Maybe it's something I won't spend my money on, or maybe it's something they really want and it's not birthday or Christmas time- my husband and I decided that we'd let them start having opportunities to earn some money in ...

I like to call this one, WHAT was she thinking? (Wordless Wednesday)

the things kids do

Sometimes, as a parent, you really just have to sit there and wonder what on earth could possibly be going through their heads.  This is what our 6.5 year old came down to get help with at 9:30 on Sunday night. 45 minutes it took me, to get that mess undone.   What have YOUR kids done that ...

Playtime is tons of fun with Nickelodeon’s Floam & Gak!

nickelodeon gak

I remember babysitting my nieces and nephews all through the 1990s and playing with Floam and Gak from Nickelodeon.  It was crazy fun, the kids loved it, we all enjoyed it, and now, Nickelodeon’s Floam and Gak are back…  and they’re better than ever! Completely reformulated to make playtime and clean-up a cinch for a new ...

Happy Nappers Deal for only $8.95!

happy-nappers-dog

Do you know the Happy Nappers jingle? My youngest son does. And I was totally going to sing it for you here but I can't remember it. Sadness! But don't worry, I've got an awesome deal for you instead. Amazon has Happy Nappers on sale starting at only $8.95! Don't forget, Amazon prices can change ...

Hartford Marathon Foundation’s FitKids program

hartford marathon kids running

The longer I am working at being healthier (even with my too-frequent setbacks), the more my children are getting interested in and excited about being healthier.  They not only cheer me on when I'm "running" past them doing a race, but they want to go WITH me!! At 2, 4 and 6 they are still ...

Kidlandia Personalized Pillowcases Review

kidlandia kingdom pillowcase

I love Kindlandia. They offer fun personalized products that are made with great quality product and fine attention to detail. The turnaround time is quick once you place your order and The items I've received to date are top notch. We have a canvas in my son's room from Radiator Springs that he just loves, ...

O3 Kids Luggage Review and Giveaway

O3 kids luggage giveaway

Taking a family vacation always involves a lot of planning.  It is great when my son is excited to help pack and now that he has his very own O3 camouflage luggage he is even more willing to pitch in.  When the bag arrived my son spent 15 minutes checking out all the zippers and ...

Bananagrams® Games Review and Prize Pack #Giveaway

Bananagrams games

I LOVE word games.  L-O-V-E them.  I'm so excited that my oldest is wanting to play them with me.  She's tried Words with Friends a few times- she does pretty well, in my (completely biased) opinion!!  My mom had given us Bananagrams®a few years ago, and we've played variations on that game ever since.  Since ...

EzyRoller (#Giveaway #Rafflecopter)

ezyroller

I have a gift idea (or anytime idea) that is fun for the WHOLE family. Well, at least the 4+ members of your family...although I think 3+ can handle it. The Ezy Roller is a cross between a bike and a scooter, and it is FUN...for anyone.  Fun like my neighbors got one "for the ...