Happy Places Shopkins storage and creative play

Happy Places Shopkins storage and creative play feature

Remember when you were little and had a collection of special things you knew you would collect forever? That was me and unicorns. Everything unicorns. And then I grew up and discovered Shopkins. And now it's not unicorns, now it's Shopkins. The little shoppies are the cutest and it's an extra bonus for me that my daughter loves them too. She has been collecting the pint size personalities for years and can't wait to play with the new Happy Places Shopkins from Moose Toys. Happy Read More... {Read More...}

10 reasons to love the Mitsubishi Outlander

10 reasons to love the Mitsubishi Outlander feature

My mom day usually begins with school drop off, a long list of errands and quite a bit of running around with kids. It's rock climbing team practice or school clubs. It's weekend Little Environmentalists visits to the aquarium. It's having out of state family visiting for several days. This is everyday. I'm constantly juggling my time and making sure everyday runs seamlessly with a busy calendar full of planned activities and unplanned spontaneous fun. Last week our busy week felt easier because Read More... {Read More...}

Interactive Digital Play with WowWee CHiP and COJI

Interactive Digital Play CHiP and COJI feature

This post was sponsored by Duracell as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central.  The way our children play is so different than the days we spent playing outside with friends after school. With new technology developing everyday, my daughter has a growing list of gifts on her holiday list. Between the devices we already have at home and the many she would love to add to her collection, it's not an easy task to differentiate between educational opportunities and those that Read More... {Read More...}

Gifts for Creative Kids – Bunchems Alive

Gifts for Creative Kids Bunchems Alive feature

With two daughters and a love for arts and crafts, everyday there is a messy project covering our kitchen table. Glue, paint and glitter spills are common so you can imagine my excitement to find a project for creative kids that doesn't make a mess. A toy that allows creativity to happen over and over again without the need to purchase additional supplies is the perfect gift for creative kids! Bunchems Alive, the 2016 Toy of the Year for Activities, takes a whole new spin on creativity Read More... {Read More...}

Easy Lunch Box Organization

easy lunchbox organization featured

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HorizonLunch #CollectiveBias Our morning routine feels quite chaotic and I've been making an effort to add organization to help the process of getting everyone ready for work and school. Easy lunch box organization with Horizon™ products purchased at Walmart have helped our morning routine immensely. My daughters are off to school everyday with a great packed lunch and I'm off to Read More... {Read More...}

The Jungle Book Red Flower Snack

The Jungle Book Red Flower Snack feature

Loving The Jungle Book as a child, I was ecstatic when the movie was remade and finally in theaters this month. The story of Mowgli, the "man-cub" growing up in the jungle as being raised by wolves does so much more than make you relive your childhood favorite. The original animated and the new live-action film have their similar storylines and characters but offer a much difference cinematic experience. You'll fall in love with Neel Sethi, the boy actor that transforms Mowgli from Read More... {Read More...}