Learn with LeapStart!

Learning is a life-long thing! Sometimes it doesn’t seem like fun when you’re learning fractions or what an adverb or subjective pronoun is, but the best part is that I believe that you can almost always find ways to make learning more fun – even if you are learning fractions! 😉 There are ways to […]

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Get Ready to Play!

I believe in playtime. Playing is such an important part of life – even for older kids! There is SO much that kids can learn through playtime that it really is more than “just” time to play. Studies have been done showing that playtime is very beneficial for kids…and so, in our home I love […]

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Magical Season…Magic Show!

Abracadabra! Are you ready for a magical holiday season this year? The truth is that I believe that one of the best holiday gift ideas this year is books. There are plenty of great books to choose from…and I love being able to find the perfect book for the loved ones on my ‘list’ and […]

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Fun With the Grinch! ~ GIVEAWAY!

What are your favorite holiday characters? There’s some fun ones out there…but probably some of the most popular include the Grinch, Cindy Lou and their Dog. These characters immediately invoke great holiday memories for most of us. Avon thinks they make a fun addition to the holidays season as well, so this Christmas they are […]

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It’s Time to be a Great Pretender! ~ GIVEAWAY (GC)!

The season for dressing up is just around the corner…however, in my opinion…any season can be a great time to get dressed up and be a “great pretender!” I love watching kids use their imaginations, and so when Halloween rolls around, it’s extra fun to get costumes that can be used again and again for […]

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NERF Tri-Strike Blaster! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Boys, building and NERF. Those three things go together like bread, peanutbutter and jelly! 😉 If you’ve got boys in your home, you’ve likely got something with the name NERF on it too…or if it hasn’t made an appearance in your home yet there’s a good chance that it’ll make the Christmas list this year. […]

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Imagine, Inspire, Construct, Play! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Toys. Let’s face it…there are so many toys out there to choose from. I’ll admit it…I started out like many other parents who enter the parenting world and think that pretty much every toy looks like fun and that the best thing would be to have plenty of toys to play with in our home. […]

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A Little Extra Fun For Fans!

Adventure…LEGO…Star Wars. All of these words would instantly peak the interest of many kids – including some of my own! Even if you’re more of a Star Trek fan (we’ve got a few of those too!) or maybe you lean towards the adventures of Batman or Captain America! Either way you’ll want to read on […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ LEGO City: Build Your Own Adventure ~ GIVEAWAY!

If you say the word LEGO around here you instantly have the attention of our oldest son…and probably a few of the girls as well! In my opinion, it’s one of those toys that is worth keeping around…it helps to build and grow a variety of skills in kids and is a fabulous toy that […]

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Our New Fuzzeez Friend!

Stuffed animals are a favorite in the world of kids! All of our children have had their very favorite stuffed animal(s) that they just HAVE to sleep with every night – except for our 3rd child who has about 20 very favorite stuffed animals that she must sleep with at night. Sometimes I wonder if […]

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