Bindi Wildlife Adventures – book series by Bindi Sue Irwin

Do you remember The Crocodile Hunter Diaries TV show? Oh how we used to love that show, not only for it’s exciting moments but also because of wildlife conservationist Steve Irwin’s obvious passion for the endangered animals he loved so much. We were thrilled to hear that Steve and Terri Irwin’s little toddler, that we […]

Make the Holidays magical with

Sometimes no matter how long you stay up on Christmas Eve, you just can’t stake awake long enough to snap a picture of that sly old St. Nick. If you’ve always wanted a little extra proof that Santa really makes a stop at your house, is just perfect to make it happen. For those […]

Aurora YooHoo & Friends are an affordable and adorable Stocking Stuffer!

Absolutely adorable! That’s how I would describe the toys I want to share with you today. Aurora World Inc. has some of the cutest plush toys and gifts for boys and girls that I’ve seen in awhile. Children of all ages will melt when they see the gorgeous eyes and eye-catching colors of the YooHoo […]

Make Your Own Chewing Gum – Glee Gum Review

If your children are like mine, they like to make things, anything really. The Make your Own Chewing Gum Kit from Glee Gum was the perfect activity for Pie and I to do today since she had a day off from school. Glee Gum is an all natural product that still uses a chicle base […]

Kidz Bop Dance Party! The video game for Wii Review

Some of Pie’s favorite games involve singing and dancing so we were pretty excited to have the chance to review Kidz Bop and D3Publisher’s newest dance game for the Wii, Kidz Bop Dance Party! The Video Game.  With the game’s easy to learn dance moves and game play style you’ll be able to learn fun […]

Pass out Halloween Googly Bands this year

Every year when we take the kids Trick-or-Treating for Halloween I have mixed emotions. On one hand, we love the festivities and excitement of dressing up and running around our small town in the dark with all of the other ghouls and goblins. Then I think of all the candy my kids will come home […]

New U-Build Monopoly family board game by Hasbro – Review

In celebration of it’s 75th year, Hasbro has amped up Monopoly and a few other family board game classics with a new U-Build style of play. Now you can customize your playing experience with five new U-Build games from Hasbro that include Monopoly, Sorry, Battleship, Mousetrap and Connect 4. From press release: In Monopoly U-Build […]

Googly Bands stretchable bands are new Tween collectible

I had never heard of Googly Bands but thought they looked fun so signed up to review them when Twitter Mom’s asked. When the package arrived I thought I would surprise Pie with them. She grabbed them out of my hands quicker than I could tell her about them and said “Wow mom! Everybody at […]

Disney Fairies book 1 Prilla’s Talent by Stefan Petrucha – Children’s book review

Pie has an on again off again love of reading. She is so unlike me in that area, I will read just about anything, Pie will not. She’ll only read it if she “thinks” she’s interested in it. *SIGH* I love finding genres and styles that she will  actually read. We recently received a review […]

Wizard101 online multiplayer game Review

When I was recently asked to review the Wizard101 online multiplayer wizard game I wasn’t sure it would be something our family would care for. I’m glad to say I was wrong! The first time I played I ended up playing the whole time the kids were at school. Not good for housework but a […]

Rainbow Brite fashion doll & website

Chances are if you were a girl of the 80’s you know who Rainbow Brite is. She spread her message of courage, kindness and hope along with her friends, Tickled Pink and Moonglow. With animal companions by their sides the friends travel through the universe to bring hope and happiness to everyone they meet. Remember […]

Wizz-e online book review

Reading is a huge part of my life and I have always encouraged both of my children to read, read, read whenever they have the chance! I also love letting them spend time on the computer but often worry that it’s wasted time. When I learned of the online children’s book publisher Wizz-e I couldn’t […]