Scholastic Monday ~ Pig the Elf

It’s that time of year….when we pull the Christmas books off the shelf, start decorating for the holidays and turn on the Christmas music! Personally, I love Christmas. This year Scholastic has put out a few new titles just in time for this time of year! Pig The Elf by Aaron Blabey is a new […]

Click to read more

The Gift of a Great Night’s Sleep! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Sleep. In the past 11 years as a mom, I’ve missed a lot of sleep. I’ve come to realize that this is just normal…it’s all a part of being a mom, and I wouldn’t trade it for anything. However…I also will admit that having a great night’s sleep does sound like a fabulous gift that […]

Click to read more

A Treasured Gift

Are you a gift giver? I’d have to say that the older I get, the more I enjoy giving gifts to those I love. The thing is….I’m kinda picky when it comes to the gifts that I give. I am one of those people who loves to find the perfect gift for each person. My […]

Click to read more

Chatty Charlie ~ GIVEAWAY!

Dogs are known as man’s best friend….and in many cases, I believe that they can be wonderful companions. I have one daughter in particular who dreams of dogs a lot. This includes the dream of having her very own dog. Unfortunately, since we live in town, have another child with allergies to animals and would […]

Click to read more

PetSafe – SlimCat Food Dispensing Cat Toy

 Last week the dogs in our family got featured with the Busy Buddy Squeak n’ Treat Troog.  This week it is the cats’ turn with the SlimCat Food Dispensing Cat Toy from PetSafe. 😉 When I presented the Troog toy to the dogs they were instantly interested.  They wanted it and they wanted it NOW. […]

Click to read more

Personalize Your Walls ~ GIVEAWAY!

There are many things that makes a home, a home. Of course, my family is the best part of my home…but there are a few other ways that I love to make this home look and feel like our home. One of my favorite ways to do this is to have artwork and wall hangings […]

Click to read more

DK Discovery Day ~ 365 Things to do With LEGO Bricks ~ GIVEAWAY!

What is your favorite toy? Or favorite activity? In the world of toys we’ve got a lot to choose from…and the truth is that kids will usually weed out the “Best” toys from the good toys and there are usually a few that rise to the top. We’ve definitely got a few activities in our […]

Click to read more

Scholastic Monday ~ Mittens to Share

Mittens, mittens and mittens! I feel we often have just a few too many pairs of mittens in our home during these winter months…with most of them missing 1/2 of the pair. 😉 One story that we’ve enjoyed reading together during these mitten-filled winter months has been the Canadian title from Scholastic: Mittens to Share […]

Click to read more

New Christmas Classics! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Do you enjoy watching some holiday classics each year around the Christmas season? There are some great classics out there that are great year after year after year…but it’s always fun to add a few new title’s to the stack too and this Christmas Ncircle Entertainment has a fun stack of Christmas themed DVD’s to […]

Click to read more

Playmobil & Tonka Tinys!

Do you have a couple stocking stuffers left to get? Something small, but fun for little people? I have just the item for you! Our kids were more than pleased to see a box arrive that was for THEM to play with! The first box we got was from Tonka and was a set of […]

Click to read more