Big Hero 6 Released on DVD Today

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My kids and hubby had seen it but I just had a chance to watch Big Hero 6 for the first time over the weekend last weekend. It's such a cute movie! Definitely up there as one of my more favorite Disney movies and I'm happy we're able to add the DVD to our collection as I'm sure we'll be watching this one again. Big Hero 6 released today - you … [Read more...]

New Neutrogena® Nourishing Long Wear Eye Shadow + Built-In Primer

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New from Neutrogena in the makeup category for eyes is the Neutrogena® Nourishing Long Wear Eye Shadow + Built-In Primer ($9.49, each).  They have 6 combination color products you can pick from, mostly neutrals plus a warm plum shade and a jazzy smokey steel option. Each of these come with a built in primer - what's not to love about THAT.  You … [Read more...]

Which Room Should I ReDo First: Family Room or Dining Room? #rfbloggers

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You guys may remember that I worked with Raymour & Flanigan last year to redo my bedroom.  It's still my favorite room in the house.  It's amazing how a change in furniture and look can really uplift your spirits and make you feel totally differently about a room. Having that change upstairs has really inspired me to want to change up some … [Read more...]

Where Do You Store All Your Kids Stuff? {Mud Room Organization}

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The stuff, or crap as we call it in our house that I'm talking about is the backpacks, the shoes, the jackets.  Where do you store yours? I find these pieces all over my downstairs at any given time after school.  We literally have a "shoe pile," in our front hall that I try and keep under control with some small shelves but it never really … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Sunday Activities & Games for the Kids {Printables & Fun Ideas}

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Wanna get the whole family involved in the Super Bowl?  My kids love to watch football but I know at slow game times they can also get bored.  I was checking out Pinterest for fun Super Bowl game-day related activities for kids - people are so crafty and clever! I found some really cute ideas and hope to do some of these with my boys on game day … [Read more...]

Snow Day Activities for the Kids

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Most of New England is preparing for a big storm to wallop them tonight and tomorrow.  I'm seeing reports of up to 2 feet up in CT and Boston!  Here in Philly there's a big debate among the meteorologists about how much we'll actually get but either way, it won't be a surprise if my kids get a snow day tomorrow. Here's a couple of quick … [Read more...]

Enter to Win a Day with the Super Sprowtz Cast Thanks to Century 21

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Are you guys familiar with Super Sprowtz?  It's a multi-media program that you can watch online via YouTube that's for kids and promotes living & eating healthy.  They have a huge backing of celebrity ambassadors like Michelle Obama, Jeff Bridges, Russell Simmons, Shaquille O’Neal, and more.  Which doesn't really shock me at all because having … [Read more...]

A New Year & A New Look from Gymboree

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Check out my monkey in some of his new duds courtesy of Gymboree. I recently went to my local Gymboree and was able to get him a few really neat new pieces from their new line. I have to say, I hadn't been inside of Gymboree for years! They used to be my go-to when Nate was a baby and for whatever realize I didn't realize that they had big kid … [Read more...]

A Gift Guide For Baby: Skip Hop

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I have both a four year old, and a three month old. This Christmas my son is easy. He can tell me what he wants, and even if he doesn't tell me, there are a TON of things that I can think of that he needs (OK wants). My daughter on the other hand needs nothing, but of course I want to get her things, so I wanted to share a few items from Skip Hop … [Read more...]