Tips & Tools to Get Children Refocused on Reading: Infographic


This post is brought to you by Chronicle Books. Reading is a really important part of my family’s life. When my older kids (15 & 11) weren’t able to read on their own when they were younger, I would read to them every night. Then, when they could read on their own, my husband and I made a rule that every school night, they had to read for about 30 minutes. At first they didn’t like that we were “forcing” {Read More}

KidoodleTV – Customizable TV For Kids 12 & Younger


I participated in a Blog Blast program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Kidoodle.TV. I received a promotional item and a free trial as a thank you for participating. My family loves watching TV, there’s no doubt about that. But, it seems like there is less and less that I want my kids actually watching. Kidoodle.TV is made for kids 12 years & younger and was designed so that kids could use it & navigate it on their own. This is achieved with a {Read More}

Peaceable Kingdom Cooperative Board Games Make the Best Gifts!


Each Christmas when I was young, my Mom always gave a new board game to me & each of my sisters. On Christmas Eve, we opened up our new pajamas & our board game. I’ve been loved buying, giving & playing board games and have passed that love onto my kids. My youngest son is 5 and absolutely loves board and card games. Most of his favorite games come from Peaceable Kingdom. Peaceable Kingdom has books, stickers, games and more {Read More}

Pampers® Swaddlers – The #1 choice of hospitals


This post brought to you by Walmart. All opinions are 100% mine. Although my kids are older (14. 10 & 5) and don’t need diapers anymore, it doesn’t mean that I don’t remember how important it was to have a diaper that was not only comfortable for them but that was also leak proof! I can’t begin to imagine how many times we would leave the house to go somewhere, only to get there and realize their diaper had leaked…all {Read More}


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BARNEY®: 3-MOVIE PACK Available On DVD October 15, 2013 From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment My oldest son used to love Barney. Now that he’s 14, he doesn’t want to talk about it but he really did love watching it. While the big purple dinosaur may not be for everyone, Barney always brings imagination, education & fun into his DVDs. This new 3 Movie Pack is no exception! In all 3 of these DVDs you will find singing, Dancing and imagination. {Read More}