LEGO Fans will Love these LEGO Watches! {Perfect Easter Basket Goody!}

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Everything is awesome... when you're wearing a LEGO Watch! I can't think of a better Easter basket goodie for your LEGO fan than one of these LEGO Kids Watches. †The watches run around $25 and they have Star Wars, Legends of Chima, Batman, Robin, LEGO Movie watches and more! Aren't these the cutest? Get one of these LEGO watches or one … [Read more...]

Tiggly Shapes – Toddler Interactive iPad Toys

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Tiggly Shapes are awesome! My three year daughter Fiona absolutely loves playing with my "hi-pad" so when we received toys that†are interactive with her favorite gadget, she was pretty excited.†The set came with a felt storage bag containing four shapes - circle, square, triangle and star as well as three free apps to download. Anyone can download … [Read more...]

Preparing for the Zombie Apocalypse? Have No Fear, Nerf’s Got You Covered with the new Zombie Strike line!

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Whether it's preparing for the Zombie Apocalypse or it's just your little brother coming around the corner, Nerf's new line of Zombie Nerf Toys are sure to please in the fun category. †I literally laughed when I got the pitch for the Nerf Zombie Strike. †I love Zombies and I love Nerf so I'm tempted to forget the kids and get one of these all for … [Read more...]

Books & Products Kid Who Loves Greek Mythology #mythology #greekmythology

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My memory of 6th grade and the time I discovered†D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths†is so distinct to me. †I loved that book. †I read it cover to cover several times, earmarking favorite myths of mine. †I swore that someday I would study mythology, which probably seemed funny at the time but was no longer funny I declared Mythology to be my minor in … [Read more...]

Favorite Kid Gifts from Under our Christmas Tree {2013}


You'd be hard pressed to see the family room floor if you had visited our house on Christmas day! The presents were overflowing and as we've only had a day to recover I'm still pretty glad I don't have anyone coming into the house any time soon but what we have had time for is playing with some of the goodies Santa brought. †I love doing a recap … [Read more...]

Mission Impossible: Gear for your Spy-in-Training

Top-secret missions. Cool gadgets. Hidden identities. The appeal of the spy is hard for kids to resist. This holiday season you can get your spy-in-training the key gear with these cool gadgets from Spy Gear. Spike Mic Launcher Whether itís what your older brother is saying on the phone or what mom and dad are talking about in the living … [Read more...]

Holiday Gifts for a 10-year-old Boy: 2-Foot #Minecraft Creeper, Xbox Games & More

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My baby turned 10 today. †Hard to believe! †It truly feels like just yesterday that I held him on his first day of life at the hospital. It's been a great day for him because we got some snow here in Philly so the kids ended up with a Snow Day from school. †Cancelled school and hours of fun snow time on a kid's birthday? †It's like a dream come … [Read more...]

Goodies for Your Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Fan #Holiday

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Do you have a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle fan in your house? †There are a bunch of fun product options from Nickelodeon for them this holiday season. Lego Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shredder's Dragon Bike, $24.99 at TMNT Mash 'Ems, $4.99 at for a 2-pack (you can also buy them in-store but not online where it's one to a … [Read more...]

Toy Review: Rocking Alligator (2+ Years)

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Love this holiday pick for young preschoolers from Plan Toys - the Rocking Alligator ($80, will provide years of enjoyment to your little one. †Plan Toys make safe, sustainable toys and I love the simplicity of the products they sell. †Made of eco-friendly wood, all the toys they make are simple enough to encourage gross motor skills … [Read more...]

Hot Holiday Pick on Sale: Hasbro Furby, $40 at Amazon (Normally $59.99) #MomMixer

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Earlier in November at Mom Mixer, Bloggers were introduced to one of Hasrbo's hot holiday products for this season - the Furby Boom†($40 on sale, Amazon). †The Furby Boom is an interactive toy for kids ages 6+ and it's really something. Your Furby Boom talks to you and interacts with you based on how you treat it. †It even develops it's own … [Read more...]