Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas –BOO…THE WORLD’S CUTEST DOG! Plush from GUND! (Review)

                                                                                                         Is Mom one of the millions of Boo fans, or just a dog lover in general? Boo, the Internet sensation, dubbed the “World’s Cutest Dog”, with over 4 million Facebook fans  and the star of his own book, calendar and YouTube videos, is finally available in plush for fans to love at home! The ...

Cookie.com Learning Games for (Little) Kids

We are in the age of electronics and technology.  Love it or hate it, it's part of our lives.  We can embrace it, moderate it, or try to keep it at bay, but the chances are, living in this era, our kids will be "hooked up" to something, at some point.  My feeling is, as ...

“Mama Paws” from 1800 Flowers is A-Dog-Able!

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This is "my" week, friends.  My birthday week AND Mother's Day week.  Lots of celebratory events, right?  Given this, and the fact that I love fresh flowers, I was excited to get "Mama Paws" from 1800Flowers.com this past week.  I love it.  Cute and whimsical, and my whole kitchen smells fresh and, well, flowery!  Flowers ...

Eco-Friendly Fun with Boggy Creek Airboat Rides in Kissimmee #VisitKissimmee

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After the adventures at the Florida EcoSafaris, we headed over to have some lunch at the East Lake Fish Camp Restaurant.  The food was great- lots of southern dishes we don't see much around here...including fried alligator tails. After my yummy lunch of a chicken salad and chicken fingers (I am the most boring food person you ...

The Schwinn Midmoor will make family bike rides possible!

schwinn midmoor

We've had a lot of fun exploring new activities as a family now that the kids are getting a bit older.  The Schwinn Midmoor is the perfect bike for Mr. Bargains- it's a hybrid bike, great for riding on trails or streets.  It's also a great bike to tow the kids in...although I think if ...

Day Out With Thomas

  I have 3 young boys in my house, so I know a LOT about Thomas the Tank Engine.  My 3 year old is particularly interested in Thomas and any kind of train.  I was so excited to be able to suprise my family with a Day Out With Thomas.  We drove to Essex, CT for ...

Florida EcoSafaris at Forever Florida in Kissimmee #VisitKissimee #DisneyGlobalEvent

There are many, many amazing adventures to be had in the Kissimmee, Florida area. One of these adventure spots is the  Florida EcoSafaris at Forever Florida - and if you are an adventure seeker, a thrill seeker, or a nature lover (or all three, or just one), you don't want to miss a visit to this ...

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

oatmeal chocolate chip cookie recipe

I have idyllic childhood memories of running off the bus after school to be greeted by freshly baked cookies.  My mom's  Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are the perfect combination of chewy, oaty, chocolately deliciousness with just a hint of salt.  These are my favorite treat and I must really like you a lot because I am ...

Fijit Friends® Newbies

Fijit Friends® Newbies are "pocket" sized, interactive friends that are just beyond adorable.  When you squeeze their cute little bodies, they purr and giggle.  Get them near a Fijit Friend, and get them giggling and purring- you just may see your Fijit Friend® dancing right along! There are 8 of the Newbies and each has it's own ...

One-Epic-Nano-Pro Hair Dryer Review

I am notorious for my hair dryer purchasing.  I always buy a dryer that I think has great power and features, only to end up replacing it within a year.  I think I currently own 5 hair dryers and I don't like any of them.  I jumped at the chance to try out the Epic ...