Magic Weighted Blanket

Disclosure: The blanked pictured below was provided compliments of Magic Weighted Blanket. As a parent of a child that suffers from anxiety you will try just about anything to help them.  For us it has been about a 5 year struggle, starting around the time our son was 6 years old.  Our struggle is social situations and mostly school.  We can go for weeks with no incident and all of a sudden he will be suffering again.   When his anxiety is in full swing it can lead to some aggression (only at home) from him not knowing how to communicate his feelings properly.  He bottles up his anxiety when away and … [Read more...]

Real Shades – Affordable, Durable Kids Sunglasses

Disclosure: The sunglasses pictured below were sent compliments of Real Shades. You wouldn't let your child play outside in the sun all day long with no sunscreen on, right? So then why do we allow them to play outside with no protection on their eyes? UV exposure can harm the eyes just like it harms the skin and over time, the effect of UV rays can be very damaging. Around 73 percent of adults wear sunglasses, only 58 percent of those 73 encourage their children to wear sunglasses. We have got to change that.My eyes are very sensitive to the sun. You will not catch me outside with out my sunglasses, … [Read more...]

Quik Shade Instant Canopy

Disclosure: The Quik Shade Instant Canopy pictured below was provided compliments of Quik Shade. Our Shadepro Vista Awning Shade (more about that here) does a very good job shading our outside area, however it can only provide shade where our awning is and the design of our awning sucks big time. Keystone totally dropped the ball on this one. Our outdoor compartment, where the TV and all our entertainment is, is not covered by our awning at all. Because of this, we are not able to really use our outside area during certain points of the day- enter Quik Shade.Quik Shade Instant Canopies offer a wide … [Read more...]

The Kindergarten Toolkit

Disclosure: The curriculum pictured below was sent compliments of The Kindergarten Toolkit. Making sure your child is prepared for kindergarten is no easy task. You don't want to push them too hard and make them hate learning, but at the same time there is so much they need to learn before starting school to give them confidence so they excel. That is where The Kindergarten Toolkit comes into play.The Kindergarten Toolkit is a teaching tool for parents to use with children ages 2 thru 6 that fully prepares them for Kindergarten. The kit helps build a basic foundation of reading, writing and math … [Read more...]

Febreze Air Purifier

Disclosure: The air purifier pictured below was sent compliments of Febreze. Our home air quality needs improvement. We live on a very busy street that kicks up a lot of dust and we have a dog that doesn't always smell the best, so when I saw the new Febreze Air Purifier, the only air purifiers specially designed to powerfully clean the air, eliminate odors and add freshness with Febreze scent I knew I had to try it out.After initially opening the box I thought the unit was pretty large and should probably be able to do a good job. I quickly read over the instructions, which were easy to follow, to … [Read more...]

Lusomé Sleepwear

Disclosure: The night clothes below were sent compliments of Lusome. Lusomé is a sporty, yet sexy line of sleepwear designed for women who suffer from night sweats. This innovative chemical-free solution is great for new moms who get postpartum perspiration, moms going through menopause, women undergoing cancer treatments or living with a chronic illness such as lupus. It combines the best in technology with the best in design. Its proprietary technology, dryLon claims to be the fastest moisture moving system on the market while its knitwear pampers the skin. There are many causes of night sweats … [Read more...]

Draigwig

Disclosure: Drainwig was sent free of charge in exchange for an honest review. About a month ago I received the Drainwig to review.  I was super exited to try this because I lose a lot of hair while showering.  The Drainwig claims that it will prevent clogged shower drains by inserting the snake like ball chain and "whiskers" down through the drain and then leaving the plastic flower cap resting on top of your drain cover.   Drainwig recommends to keep this in your shower/tub for 2-5 months, pull out, toss and replace with a new Drainwig.  The Drainwig comes in a pack of two.As I am inserting the … [Read more...]