Ready2Dine Highchair: Portable Booster Seat and High Chair In One

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When you have your first baby you get a TON of baby items if you are lucky. Once the baby arrives you realize that you probably don't need all those items. You also realize how important it is to use multifunctional products that will save you space and time. The Graco Ready2Dine 2-in-1 high chair is definitely one of those products. Graco's … [Read more...]

Why Is a College Education So Expensive?

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I'm going a little off topic today after I was tagged yesterday on Facebook in this post, The Top 10 Most Expensive Private Colleges in America. It was actually posted on July 4th but it was just yesterday that a fellow grad discovered it and shared it with a bunch of us.  The link takes you to #8, my alma mater, Trinity College. Ugh. Not exactly … [Read more...]

New Greek Yogurt Tubes from @Chobani – Lunchbox Goodness!

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Just in time for back to school, Chobani has launched a new product - Chobani Kids Greek Yogurt Tubes.  Look for them at your local grocery store because these are a tasty & healthy lunchbox option for your kiddos.  Cole, my greek yogurt fiend, has now tried Strawberry, Chocolate Dust and Banana.  Strawberry is his proclaimed best but that's … [Read more...]

Get Your Back to School Shopping List Paid For By Great Clips! #GREATLIST

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Our family has been loyal fans of Great Clips for both my husband and boys for year.  We have a local Great Clips and have gotten to know the girls there over the years. I became an even bigger fan too when they introduced the Great Clips app a couple of years ago, making online check-in a breeze and cutting down on our wait times.  (I can't … [Read more...]

That Time I Totally Stole My Kid’s Kindle {Kindle Paperwhite}

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Technically, our new Kindle Paperwhite is supposed to be a back to school product for our family.  I received an email pitching me on the benefits of the Kindle as a back to school essential (there are many!) and thought, hey, this is awesome for us!  It came in the mail, but as I started playing with it, I have to totally come clean and tell you … [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...]

Love This Little Desk from Land of Nod for the Kiddos – ON SALE

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What a great little spot and desk for the kid to do their homework after school.  Loving this Modern Schoolhouse Desk from Land of Nod that popped up on my Facebook feed today.  It's normally $399.99 but today through August 25th it's on sale for $339.15.  Also, most "school" related items are 15% off through August 15th on Land of Nod so check it … [Read more...]

Quint Carry All: Organization for the Chic Mom

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When you are a mom you find yourself lugging around a TON of "just in case" items in a big and bulky diaper bag. Although diaper bags have their purpose, sometimes you just want to feel like a normal woman and carry an every day purse. The only problem is that you still need many of those "just in case" items, but who wants sippy cup spills and … [Read more...]

Celebrating Shark Week – Books & Education for Your Kids to Learn About Sharks

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It's Shark Week on the Discovery Channel!!  Yah!  This week in our house ranks up there with the Christmas in terms of excitement.  I keep waiting for my boys love of sharks to die down but each year it seems to only grow.  I would not be surprised if my 10 year old ended up as a marine biologist someday. So Shark Week officially started last … [Read more...]

Fun New Game: Tapple #SweetSuite14 #BBNYC

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So we're currently on vacation at the beach with some friends and I broke out Tapple a couple of nights ago.  It was a game that came in my Sweet Suite gift box and we thought we'd give it a try one night.  It's our new addiction!  This quick and fun game is great for both kids and parents and we've been playing it after hours adults only … [Read more...]