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October’s Big Game Release & Thoughts: Skylanders Trap Team

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Is anyone out there playing the new Skylanders Trap Team yet?  It came out last week and I feel like I haven't been hearing as much buzz as I have in the past. We have yet to dive in.  My youngest (and the Skylanders guru in the house) turns 8 in early November so we always hold out  for his birthday to open up the latest version of the game. … [Read more...]

Skylanders… On Your Tablet! {Coming This October}

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My kids are going to FLIP their heads over this one!  Besides the fact that they not-so-patiently waiting for the 4th Skylanders game to come out this October {Skylanders Trap Team}, they will be even more excited once they hear that Trap Team will have a TABLET version! From Activision: The Skylanders Trap Team Tablet Starter Pack will … [Read more...]

10 Favorite Toys From #SweetSuite14: New Skylanders & Toys We Are STOKED FOR! #BBNYC

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A little over a week ago, I attended Blogger Bash in NYC - a great 2-day event full of blogger goodness.  One of the events during the 2-day affair was the epic Sweet Suite, from the Big Toy Book.  This event brings together bloggers and brands for a night of play - toy companies display their latest and greatest on the market and the bloggers get … [Read more...]

Would It Be Bad if I Played Today & Didn’t Tell My Kids? #Skylanders #SwapForce

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LOOK!!!!  I just got home from my morning run and this was on my doorstep courtesy of Activision.  I am DYING!  We are just Skylanders fans in our house (older Mommies with Style Skylanders posts) and you guys may have heard that Activision released their latest version of the game - Skylanders Swap Force - yesterday on October 13th.  Some of the … [Read more...]

Reserve Skylanders SwapForce at ToysRUs for $1

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In-store only! If my kids saw this, they'd drag me to Toys R Us by any means possible by June 29th! Now through June 29th, you can put $1 down and reserve Skylanders SwapForce for when it comes out in October later this year. I'm sure other retailers will follow soon and I definitely recommend doing it as Skylanders are still crazy popular and I … [Read more...]

Fall Toy Preview from the #SweetSuite12: Skylanders, Power Rangers & How I May Have to Get my Kids an Xbox360

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So last weekend I was up in New York City for BlogHer, which you guys have heard me talk about over the years. It's an annual women's blogging conference but really it ends up being a chance for me to see all of my amazing blogging friends and to catch up with the brands and see what's new and what's going to be hot on the market for the upcoming … [Read more...]

Hits from Under the Xmas Tree: Skylanders (Wii, DS, Xbox, Playstation, PC & DS)

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For my kids and apparently tons of other kids according to my Facebook friends, Skylanders Spryo's Adventure is the game hit of the season. If you have a game system, this one is available to you: it comes for the Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Xbox 360, Playstation or PC. Just about any kid can participate in this game. The appeal? Little characters that … [Read more...]

It’s Way More PERSONAL with Verizon FiOS New #CustomTV #ad

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A couple of weeks ago, I got home to a huge box on my front step. I had no idea what it was but I opened it to find these goodies inside: Holy fun! There was a note from the folks at Verizon thanking me for the participation in this campaign and also a note about my boys. I loved how personal they were with their gift selections. They sent a … [Read more...]

What’s Going In Your Child’s Easter Basket This Year?

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Maybe it's the fact that it snowed on Friday and it's still feeling like winter around here but it hit me over the weekend that Easter is just two weeks away!  Man did that sneak up on me. I figured I better get on the ball and start planning what's going in the Easter baskets.  My kids aren't big on candy - they will eat some here and there but … [Read more...]