7 Awesome Ways To Save At Target

I like shopping just as much as the next girl. In my single years, before I had children, I did what most single women did: I shopped. When I was happy, I shopped. When I was sad, I shopped. I never got myself into trouble with my spending habits or bankrupted myself but I did have a bit of an addiction, especially when I came across a good deal. Now that I'm older, have more financial finesse and a couple of kids under my belt, I've gotten more careful and conscious of what I spent. Of course, now it's harder because I love to shop for my kids, especially for clothes but I do well enough by exercising … [Read more...]

Fun Costume Ideas for Kids Parties

Halloween may be months away still, but there are plenty of reasons to dress up in late winter and early spring! If your child has a birthday on the horizon, why not throw a costumed theme party? There’s nothing little ones love like dressing up, and with the weather at this time of year so unpredictable, it makes sense to give the children an activity that they can do indoors. The only problem is choosing what type of dress-up theme to best suit your party. Here are a few general categories to help you get started. Springtime themes One of the best ways to welcome the impending change in season … [Read more...]

Coco Key Water Resort – Orlando, FL

Disclaimer: My families stay at Coco Key was provided complimentary in exchange for this review. Orlando is a large city. So large that even if you live here, or visit often, you'll never run out of places to explore and experiences to share with your loved ones. Whether you're looking for the theme park experience, museum options, theater or just looking for a patch of sun to soak up, Orlando has your needs covered. In addition to a plethora of exciting sites and attractions, Orlando is also home of some pretty stellar hotels.Recently we had the opportunity to stay at the Coco Key Water Resort, … [Read more...]

Blaze and the Monster Machines: Blaze of Glory (2/26)

Nickelodeon’s new preschool series, Blaze and the Monster Machines, makes its DVD debut with Blaze and the Monster Machines: Blaze of Glory.  The first preschool show on TV to feature an in-depth STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) curriculum, Blaze and the Monster Machines follows the adventures of the amazing monster truck Blaze and his eight-year-old driver AJ.  The DVD features the hour-long series premier episode, “Blaze of Glory,” plus a special bonus episode.  Created by Nickelodeon and distributed by Paramount Home Media Distribution, Blaze and the Monster Machines: Blaze of Glory … [Read more...]

PAW Patrol Gift Set (2/25)

  When in trouble, just yelp for help! The PAW Patrol pups are ready to save the day at home in their first-ever DVD! Prepare for 10 exhilarating adventures from the hit animated preschool series, PAW Patrol.   The series, produced and owned by Spin Master Entertainment, follows the adventures of six heroic rescue pups and a tech-savvy boy who work hard to show the people of Adventure Bay that “no job is too big, no pup is too small!” The series features a curriculum that focuses on citizenship, social skills, and problem-solving. PAW Patrol premiered as the #1 preschool series on TV in … [Read more...]

Choosing The Best Bike For Your Teen

  If you grew up in a motorcycle family, then you probably remember what it felt like to want to get a bike of your own. You could see it in your mind, from the polished chrome features to the rugged Michelin tires. Now that you’re older, however, what do you do if your kids want to ride? Teenagers especially want the freedom of the open road, but how can you be sure that they will be safe as well? To help you make the right choice for your teenager, we’ve compiled a list of things that you should be aware of before you make a final decision: Start Small: Even if your kid has been riding … [Read more...]

Discussing Pet Problems With Kids Is Easy With The Dog Tales Collection

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Patricia Brill. They say that a dog is mans best friend. I truly believe that. But I also believe that a dog is a child's best friend as well. When a child and a dog grow up together, their bond becomes unbreakable. They love each other, grow up with each other and learn to depend on each other! So what happens when your child's best friend get sick? How do you explain to them what is going on with out crushing their little souls? You use a book from The Dog Tales Collection! Written by Patricia Brill, Phd, The Dog Tales books are an award-winning … [Read more...]