VRUM: The Children’s Ride On Toybox

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As a parent you learn quickly that a multifunctional toy is a good thing. If one toy can take the place of three would you want to hear more about that? I know I did, and that is was I was so excited to try out the VRUM ride on storage case . With eight fun character cases to choose from the VRUM ($49.99)  is a 3-in-1 children's product.  You can … [Read more...]

No-Bake Egg-Free Cookie Dough Bars

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Do your kids like to eat raw cookie dough?  This is a recipe for you then, only it's safe because it's egg-free!  No baking involved! My neighbor Cindy introduced us to these. I may have to kill her for it. (Just kidding, love ya Cindy!) But these are seriously addicting in a not-low-calorie kind of way and it's using every ounce of restraint … [Read more...]

Rockport: Making Comfortable High Heels, Plus a Twitter Party TODAY #PoweredbyHeels

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Ladies, how do you feel when you're wearing a pair of high heels?  I'll admit, I feel sexy and sophisticated when I'm wearing a pair of high heels. But I've definitely also been in a pair of really awesome-looking heels that make me want to cry because they are so uncomfortable.  Just last week, I was at an event in a hair of high ones I own and … [Read more...]

Freshly Picked: Fashionable Shoes For Your Baby

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In the world of baby footwear we are all aware that shoes aren't necessarily meant to be functional. They are meant to complete an adorable outfit. The problem is that most are ill fitting and tend to fall off. The moccasins from Freshly Picked are different. These adorable baby shoes are both stylish and fit your baby's feet. A win win! Freshly … [Read more...]

Baby Brezza Formula Pro: An Easy Way To Prepare Baby Bottles

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I nursed my son for a year and I plan on nursing my daughter (if I can), but when I saw this great product from Baby Brezza I was extremely excited to share it with you. The Baby Brezza Formula Pro is basically like a Keurig for baby formula. That means with a push of a button you get the perfect bottle every time! Sounds like a lifesaver to … [Read more...]

GO BIG: the Nerf Mega Thunderbow Blaster

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When the Nerf Mega Thunderbow Blaster came in the mail, and I realized what it was, I quickly ushered it upstairs before my husband and boys could see.  I opened the box, loaded it up and then snuck back downstairs.  Then, I unleashed.  Much laughter followed and my boys were more than happy to add his ginormous Nerf product to their already large … [Read more...]

Toy Review – Crashlings: Cute & Fun for Kids

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My boys have been having fun with Crashlings, the latest craze in the toy world.  I'd say these are more boy-friendly than girl but lately I've found that all of my boys' girl friends seem to be totally into things like aliens so I'm gonna go with this toy being an all play for both sexes!  Crashlings are a line of little aliens (you can see from … [Read more...]

Kindle Fire: Best Tablet & E-Reader Option for Kids

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We're definitely a Kindle family and I haven't been shy about sharing my love of our family Kindles. My last Kindle-related post was last month about stealing my kids' Paperwhite.  I can feel a little less guilty about it now that we also have a Kindle Fire for the kids. We got the Kindle Fire thanks to Staples and it's great that they now each … [Read more...]

New Snack Fav in Our House: Balance Bar & #Giveaway 4 Walmart Gift Card & Balance Bars

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Back in July sometime, I got a note about doing a campaign with Balance Bar and Walmart. I said yes because I'm always up for trying a new energy bar and then promptly forgot about it until earlier this week. I realized I hadn't checked it out yet so I sent hubby over to Walmart to pick us up a couple of boxes of Balance Bars and see what we … [Read more...]

bravado! Designs Nursing Wear

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I nursed my son for a year and that meant that I got to wear lovely nursing bras for a very long time. One thing I learned very quickly is that comfort is key. With your body constantly changing it is important to have a bra that can be worn all day and allow you to easily nurse your baby comfortably. The bras by bravado! Designs are made just for … [Read more...]