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...]

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...]

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...]

Hot Holiday Toy Pick: B-Daman #HasbroHotToys

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Last week, I headed into Center City Philadelphia for an intimate lunch with Hasbro where they showcased some of their latest products. Most of what they brought were boy toys - which works in our house since I have two boys! A couple of them stuck out for me including the B-Daman Crossfire Break Battlefield Set ($39.99 on Amazon).  This is what … [Read more...]

Join Me & @ClassyMommy for a #PlayskoolGifts Party TODAY at 3pmET

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Tis the season to talk TOYS! I'm excited to host a Twitter chat today for Playskool and Hasbro along with Colleen from Classy Mommy. We'll be giving away some of the hottest toys for the holiday season. Here's just one of our awesome prizes - the Playskool Heros Spider-Man Stunt City. My boys love this one - and yes Spiderman really can do stunts … [Read more...]

Hot Holiday Pick: Play-Doh’s Sweet Shoppe Candy Cyclone

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Since I hosted the Mom Mixer in Philadelphia earlier this month, I've been saying how I was reminded that Play-Doh is such a good universal toy for kids of all ages. Because I've watched as my boys (Almost 9 &6) have spent countless hours now playing with it. One of their favorite toys now is Play-Doh's Sweet Shoppe Candy Cyclone (retail … [Read more...]

Toy Review: Play-Doh Diggin’ Rigs Buster the Crane from @HasbroNews #MomMixer

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Play-Doh is seriously one of those universal toys. It's fun for almost all ages and allows for so many possibilities and hours of play. This past weekend, along with Colleen from Classy Mommy, I co-hosted Mom Mixer, a social media event for brands and Moms to come together. Our title sponsor was Hasbro and one of the things we had during the … [Read more...]

#MomMixer: Great Friends, Fabulous Brands

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Yesterday I told you about Mom Mixer in my post Event Planning: Exhausting! And Amazing! The Power of Social Media! #MomMixer.  You can read there all about the awesome difference everyone made by chipping in to helping for Hurricane Sandy relief. Today, I bring you fun pictures about the event and the brands that made the day so special.  And … [Read more...]

Event Planning: Exhausting! And Amazing! The Power of Social Media! #MomMixer

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It's Sunday afternoon and I think I am finally getting over the total and complete utter exhaustion I felt around this time yesterday.  Together with my good friend Colleen from Classy Mommy, I co-hosted Mom Mixer - a holiday showcase in downtown Philadelphia at the gorgeous XIX Restaurant at the Hyatt at the Bellevue.  We brought together brands … [Read more...]