Explore with Chuggington’s Explorer Koko

Do your kiddos cheer every time Chuggington comes on the Disney Channel? Mine do! If your family isn’t a Chuggington fan yet, it is geared towards younger kids ages 2-5 and follows the adventures of Wilson, Brewster, and Koko as they learn positive lessons and have adventures. The best part about Chuggington is that there […]

The Caillou Talking Doll, Bring Him Home Today

Caillou doll

Caillou is one of the most popular television series for preschoolers.  It has won multiple awards, including two Parent’s Choice Awards.  Caillou was brought to life in a book series by author Christine L’Heureux, and is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2015.  Caillou is a favorite character in our house – he is a four […]

Topps Baseball Cards Bring Back Memories

Trading Baseball Cards

I could hardly wait for the box of Topps Baseball Cards to arrive!  As kids we collected them and now my son and his friends are passionate about baseball card collecting.  As you can see from the pictures, we had a bunch to check out. The Topps 2014 Series 1 Baseball Card Edition is a […]

Nerf Rebelle – Outdoor Fun for All Ages!

new nerf guns

I took the Nerf Rebelle out to be tested by two “expert” Nerf gun warriors! My 12 year old and his best friend were raring to give it a go and share their thoughts on a classic Nerf gun. After much discussion and review by the kids, I was given the following info on what […]

TUTU’s Are Not Just Dancewear


Today’s technology has definitely taken huge steps since I was a kid. I am sure that every parent knows just what I am talking about! Being a mom is a challenge and keeping on top of the latest in technology can be exciting, especially when it comes to finding something that will excite your children […]

Games for Kids That Parents Can Enjoy

Educational Video Games

This post has been sponsored by Sylvan Learning.com – Ok, I admit it, I’m a closet gamer!  I like playing some kids video games.  However, I don’t like seeing my kids sitting there and just zoning out into brain draining games for hours on end.  Sylvan Learning (SylvanLearning.com) has come up with a way to […]

Gold Rush Panning Kit review and Discount Code


I received the items in this post for the purposes of this review. Opinions are my own. Pay Dirt Gold Company’s new Gold Rush Panning Kit, inspired by the hit Discovery Channel series GOLD RUSH, allows users to literally pan for gold from anywhere in their home. My husband, my daughter, and myself panned for […]

ROLLICK Game Review and Giveaway


I received this item for the purposes of this review. Opinions are my own. My family loves to play games together. We have played all of the classics time and time again. We are burnt out on most of them and are always on the look out for a new fun family type game. That […]

Disruptus game from Funnybone toys


I received this item for the purposes of this review. Opinions are my own. I am always telling my daughter to get off of the computer. She loves playing games online which some would argue is rotting our children’s brains.  I don’t know if that is true but I do think there is some truth […]

Barbie I Can Be… Ice Skater Doll Review


I received this item for the purposes of this review. Opinions are my own. Mattel has come out with a new Barbie just at the right time.  Watching the 2014 Winter Olympics has made a lot of little girls dream of ice skating and winning that gold medal for U.S.A. Now they can play with […]