Get creative with Shopkins Kinstructions and Activity Toys – Review

Disclosure: A sample was provided to facilitate this review. All opinions are honest and are my own. I have two daughters, one 8 and one almost 4, and they are obsessed with Shopkins.  And I mean obsessed! Shopkins are super cute, tiny characters that live in a big shopping world!  These cute little characters come in… [read more]


Disclosure: I was provided tickets to an advanced screening at no cost to myself for review purposes.   I know.  It’s what we’ve all been waiting for.  Avengers Age of Ultron is now in theaters!!!!  Avengers Age of Ultron is a continuation of Marvel’s epic big screen action movie following the Super Hero dream team… [read more]

My Boys Made their First Little Avengers Movie! #AvengersUnite

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AvengersUnite #CollectiveBias At 7, 5, and 2 years old, my boys are still too young to see the new Avengers movies. My husband and I, however are huge fans of The Avengers and can’t wait to see MARVEL’S The Avengers: Age of… [read more]

Sesame Street Live is coming to Bossier City, Louisiana! Promo Code + Giveaway!

  I’m so excited to announce that Sesame Street Live “Let’s Dance!” is coming to Shreveport / Bossier City, LA February 17 & 18!  Make sure you keep reading for important details about the event including a Sesame Street Live promo code! Sesame Street Live is a larger-than-life, musical touring stage production featuring Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster,… [read more]

Homemade Vanilla Extract

  I love to bake, and every time my recipe calls for Vanilla extract, I add it as directed but it never really tastes that great. In fact I have given up on making frosting (or icing) because it tastes horrible!  I have tried different brands and I have come to the conclusion that I… [read more]

Take a Peek at the #Hasbro Toys Fall Lineup

Thanks to Hasbro for providing the samples for review! All opinions expressed are honest and are my own.   This past summer saw an excellent line-up of television shows and movies! And my boys were super excited when a box of goodies inspired by those shows and made by Hasbro arrived on our doorstep several… [read more]

How to build a DIY Kids Climbing Wall – Easy to Follow Instructions!

Want to have something physically challenging for your kids to do on days when going outside isn’t practical? Want to foster motor skills, coordination, balance, bouldering and climbing skills? Check out this easy to follow indoor DIY kids climbing wall tutorial! Our middle son enjoying his DIY Kids Climbing Wall! Today’s awesome Indoor Climbing Wall… [read more]

Get a First Look at the Newest Google Spotlight Stories Buggy Night on the Moto X

Disclosure: Thanks to Motorola and the Google Spotlight Stories team for sponsoring this post and providing the phone for review. Technology amazes me. Like my children, I am absolutely captivated with the advances that are being accomplished in the tech world. Sometimes this new technology takes me completely by surprise.  Sometimes I feel a bit… [read more]

Be Just Like Mom with the Graco Duo Jogger Toy Stroller – Holiday Gift Guide Review

Disclosure: I received the follow products for review purposes at no cost to myself. No monetary compensation was provided.  All opinions and thoughts are my own. Is your daughter anything like mine–she wants to be just like mommy?  She love to help in the kitchen, pretend dress-up or carry a purse just like I do.   I’m… [read more]

Personalize Your Home with Cozy Wall Art – Review and Giveaway

Disclosure: I received the follow products for review purposes at no cost to myself. No monetary compensation was provided.  All opinions and thoughts are my own. We have been in our home for 5 years now, and I still love to decorate it giving it a touch of personality that reflects our own.  Believe it… [read more]

Boo! Your Neighbors with this Fun Halloween Tradition!

One of the best things about holidays are the opportunities for fun with our kids.  Last year a couple weeks before Halloween we were surprised and delighted to find a “Boo Basket”– a basket of delicious and spooky goodies on our front doorstep. We’d been “Booed”! That set off a fun wave of “Boo Baskets”… [read more]

“Boo”licious Treats – Chocolate Covered Pretzel Jack-o’-Lanterns

Are you attending any Halloween party’s this year and need to take a treat?  I made these chocolate covered pretzel Jack-o’-Lanterns one night while I was waiting for my husband to come home from work but they were so easy and fun to make that your kids would love to help out! I took them to a family… [read more]

Bow Bun – Girly Hairdo Tutorial

  I just have to warn you guys that this hairdo might look a little intimidating at first but don’t let it scare you!  🙂 It really is so much more simpler than you would think and it is such a fun up do.  This is a multi-step hairdo but when you see the finished project you… [read more]

Back to School with Crayola! – Review

Disclosure: I received the follow products for review purposes at no cost to myself. No monetary compensation was provided.  All opinions and thoughts are my own. What do you think of when you think of the first day of school?  For me, I think of new crayons and new jeans. I was always excited to go… [read more]