Sunday Reads & Book Review: YA Stealing Snow

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About the Book From New York Times bestselling author of Dorothy Must Die comes a thrilling, Maleficent-esque twist on The Snow Queen, from the “villain’s” point of view that’s equal parts love story and Frozen—all grown up. Seventeen-year-old Snow has spent the majority of her life within the walls of the Whittaker Institute, a high […]

Save the Day with Yo-Kai Watch from Nintendo!

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“This post was sponsored by Nintendo as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” Have you seen the show Yo-kai Watch yet?  If you haven’t, chances are you will be hearing about it soon!   Not only is Yo-kai Watch a super cute cartoon, now, it’s a game that your […]

Support Early Learning with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s #SparkAMind!

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This post was sponsored by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. Even though I think I have raised them so similarly, my girls are so different, but I’m so glad that they are both wonderfully creative.  Different things inspire them both…my eldest is definitely inspired by science and nature…even […]

School Shootings and This is Where is Ends Book Review

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Being a parent is scary.  There are a million things to worry about – will my child be bullied? Will they look both ways before they cross the street? Will they forget what they know and get in the car with a stranger?  As a parent, one of the scariest things that I can think […]

Chuck E. Cheese’s Makes Memories That Matter

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chuck E. Cheese’s for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Chuck E. Cheese’s is an incredible place to make memories with the whole family. When we convince the kids that we are cool enough to take in public, we all want to go somewhere that […]

Grab Perfect Stocking Stuffers from Debbie Lynn!

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* I received samples in exchange for my honest review. All opinions are my own. For me, shopping for my kids main presents is often really easy – they are older and have a pretty good idea of what they want on their lists and to appear under the tree.  What is always harder for […]

Bears for Humanity is the Toy that Gives Back

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* We received a free sample in exchange for our honest opinion. This Christmas, we have been trying to feature products which give back – and if you are still looking for a gift that not only will delight any child on your list, but also give back, look no further than Bears for Humanity. […]

Get Your Family Game on This Holiday Season with Hasbro

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Game nights are a part of our weekly ritual in my home. Game nights allow us to reconnect as a family away from technology and have fun together.  It’s a way for us have conversations in a casual and fun way.  You never know what you are going to find out on family game night, […]

CloudPets™ Keep Your Kids Connected!

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It can be hard to coparent, but it can be especially difficult at the holidays.  Everyone misses everyone and it’s part of the reality of divorce – but honestly, we are used to it.  My daughter has been traveling back and forth on the holidays for almost 14 years, and my younger daughter has been […]

Radio Flyer 25 Days of Giveaways & Build-A-Balance Bike Review

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Happy Holidays, everyone!  If you’re like us, you’re still scrambling to get holiday plans set, shopping done, and packages under the tree.  But this December, you’re going to want to take a few minutes to stop by Radio Flyer’s website!  If you have kids, or ever were a kid (:-), chances are you know Radio […]