Smiley Cookie, Review & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. It started as a half-baked idea more than 20 years ago — a smiley cookie as the vehicle to communicate the ethos of a restaurant — Eat’n Park, the Place for Smiles. Soon the Smiley Cookie became not just the signifier of a delightful family dining experience, but a symbol of commitment to community and charitable giving, indeed, the mascot of the company. (Who … [Read more...]

Patriotic Pillow Pet Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered. “Since 2003, Pillow Pets have been bringing smiles to the faces of all ages. The concept for the snuggly companions was the brainchild of a San Diego-based mother of two, who had grown tired of picking up stuffed animals strewn across her children’s rooms. What began with the simple goal of transforming a simple stuffed animal into … [Read more...]

Sandy’s Baking Memories, Review & Twilight Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered. Sandy's is focused on providing high-quality products that are as good to eat as they are to look at. Customer satisfaction is their priority and they will do everything they can to exceed your expectations. Just check out these wonderful samples: Sandy's has something for everyone! If you have an idea - they can make it … [Read more...]

Mini Zibits, Review & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Meet my daughter's newest addiction - Mini Zibits! Mini Zibits is a new line of miniature collectible robots that come to life with remote control. Consumers – of all ages – will have a blast collecting 12 Mini Zibits in multiple unique, fun designs. At a size of just more than two inches, the Mini Zibits are brought to life with the touch of a button that moves … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday

Fifth grade graduation and celebration lunch. - … [Read more...]

Little Green Books, Review & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Little Green Books are 100% recyclable, made from recycled paper, and printed with vegetable or soy inks. These books from Simon & Schuster are a great way to get kids excited about the simple steps they can take to really make a difference and clean up the Earth. I had the pleasure along with my girls to review The Green Book bundle - The Big Green Help to … [Read more...]

Scene It? Deluxe Disney Channel, Review & Savings & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered. My Mother's Day this year started with my ten year old daughter making me breakfast for the first time on her own. I love it that was totally in control of things. She didn't stop with breakfast, she had a full day of Mother / Daughter activities planned. It was so much fun! After breakfast we cleaned up and played Scene It? Deluxe … [Read more...]

Pillow Pets, Review & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered. “Since 2003, Pillow Pets have been bringing smiles to the faces of all ages. The concept for the snuggly companions was the brainchild of a San Diego-based mother of two, who had grown tired of picking up stuffed animals strewn across her children’s rooms. What began with the simple goal of transforming a simple stuffed animal … [Read more...]

Disney on Ice, Let’s Celebrate !!!

Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate! It’s one colossal party on ice, with all your favorite Disney friends! Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they celebrate a Very Merry Unbirthday Party with Alice and the Mad Hatter; a Royal Valentine’s Day Ball with the Disney Princesses, including Cinderella, Ariel and Tiana; a Hawaiian luau with Lilo & Stitch; a winter wonderland with Woody and Buzz … [Read more...]

The Great Wolf Lodge, Mommy Blogger Conference

The nice people at Great Wolf Lodge invited my family along with a list of other Mommy Bloggers for an overnight stay and to experience the kick off weekend of Snowland - their yearly Christmas, Winter Wonderland celebration. The celebration includes a long list of family activities such as reindeer cookie decorating, t- shirt painting, nightly story time under the clock tower that sits in the … [Read more...]

Bella Sara trading cards, Review & Giveaway

I was recently asked to review a couple of packs of the Sara Bella, Bella's Ball cards. Each pack contained 5 trading cards, 1 sticker card, and 1 ticket card. The graphics on these cards are enchanting, and carry a brief description of their character. According to my ten year old daughter these cards are awesome! I have to say that I agree. The website is fun and easy to use and brings a smile … [Read more...]

Name Your Tune CD Review & Giveaway

Name Your Tune is an exciting children's music compilation that is made-to-order and personalized for each child. Children will hear their name more than 80 times throughout 14 much-loved songs, such as Old MacDonald Had A Farm (which becomes Little Kate Had A Farm,) Wheels on the Bus and If You're Happy and You Know It (becomes If You're Shannon And You Know It.) The CD is a great way to enjoy … [Read more...]