Buy One, Get One 50% Off & Free Shipping: Games at Target

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Right now, Target has buy one, get one half-off on board games!  I discovered it when I was linking to this Marvel Ultimate Spiderman Face Off Dice Game which I received a copy of in the mail and I think it's a fun holiday gift for boys this season. I liked the Marvel Ultimate Spiderman Face Off Dice Game because it's a cute and quick little … [Read more...]

Toy Review: Captain America Toys for Your Marvel Fan #MomMixer

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Halloween night, my boys went out dressed as Thor and Captain America. So when Hasbro came to Mom Mixer on November 1st, you guys can see what they were excited to check out: Nate is holding the Marvel Captain America Super Soldier Gear Stealthfire Toy, $19.99. It not only acts as a shield but has a hidden missile launcher that comes with 4 … [Read more...]

Just Play Toys: Bringing Back my Childhood with Care Bears #MomMixer

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This colorful display of Care Bears adorned the Just Play Toys at Mom Mixer last week.  It was such a hit.  I still remember when Care Bears came out.  I was just a tiny bit too old to actually have one but I totally wanted one! Anyway, I may seriously have to ask Santa to bring one for each of my kids and I may end up getting this as one of … [Read more...]

Gravity Maze: Great Fun for Anyone 8+

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Here's a fun one for the person on your holiday gift list who is over the age of 8 and likes to put together mazes and build things. Gravity Maze ($29.95, Amazon) is a new game from Think Fun that's a good one for the budding engineer.  Game play involves using logic to put together a marble run.  You can follow cards that are provided or make your … [Read more...]

For Your Next Game Night: Try #TheSelfieGame

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A good friend came for a visit last week. A couple of us got together and tried out the latest from USAopoly, the Selfie Game. Previously, I had tried and loved their game Tapple so I was intrigued to check out this latest.  Honestly, I didn't think this game would be as fun as it was!  This game reminded me a lot about Apples to Apples but with … [Read more...]

My Kids Think Reading Magazines is “Old School” & Awesome

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Last month, I posted about Cricket Magazine.  They had sent me some samples and receiving them really took me back!  I definitely have memories of flipping through Cricket when I was a kid in doctor's waiting rooms. This month, I'm excited to announce that I'll be working with Cricket for the next 3-months as a blogger ambassador for them. I'm … [Read more...]

Mabel’s Labels: Now for Babies!

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Adorable, is all I can say about this latest line and the Baby Combo from Mabel's Labels.  We use Mabel's Labels on a daily basis in our house - everything my boys carry to school is labeled with something from Mabel's Labels, be it sweatshirts or school supplies.  I actually have been meaning to order some for myself because I find myself wanting … [Read more...]

Elsa & Frozen Fans: Check Out This Snowflake Light Dance Toy

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Got a Frozen fan in your house? I'm kind of wanting this for ME after getting back into the tv show Once Upon a Time, which is featuring Elsa this year as their villianess! Toy company Uncle Milton Toys has an entire line of Frozen toys for the Elsa fan in your house. I have long been a fan of Uncle Milton Toys - their toys always seem ingenious … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]