Introducing the Monster 500 Line of Toys!

#Monster500 #Toys #ad

Our kids love to build and they had a fun time with the Monster 500™ toys!  I honestly had never heard of the Monster 500™ toys before conducting this review, but afterwards, even I had fun playing with the toys with our kids.  We received a few of their toy sets to check out here […]

Mega Bloks Barbie Build ‘N Play Luxe Camper + Giveaway

#BarbieCamper #Barbie #spon

When I was a little girl, I loved everything Barbie™!  I remember going to the toy store and heading straight for the “pink aisle” filled with Barbie dolls, cars and accessories.  I would have been all over the Mega Bloks Barbie™ Build ‘N Play  Luxe Camper!!!!  Fortunately, my niece was pretty excited to get it […]

Fisher-Price: Real Advice from Real Moms

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One of the main things I love about blogging is that thoughts and information comes from the mouths of real moms.  It doesn’t come from movie stars or famous celebrities, but from real moms like me and you.  I don’t know if you find this, but I sure do.  Some of the best parenting advice […]

Mega Bloks Hot Wheels Cars Review + Giveaway

#spon #HotWheels

Our boys love to build and were excited to check out the Mega Bloks Hot Wheels™.  Sammy was especially excited to build not one, but two cars (with mommy’s help of course).  It was some really good mommy-son time!  Plus, he got to play with them after – zooming them through the air and on […]

“The Little Mermaid” Makes a Splash with New Merchandise at the Disney Store #LittleMermaidEvent

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When I was a young, red-headed girl, I loved watching The Little Mermaid!  In fact, I just happened to have a crush on a boy named Eric at my school, so you can imagine how much I loved The Little Mermaid, which had a redhead and a dark-haired prince named Eric.  I knew the words to the […]

Celebrate Barbie’s Birthday with the Birthday Wishes Barbie Doll + Giveaway


  This is a sponsored post from our friends at Mattel.  All opinions expressed in this post are 100% mine. As the oldest of four girls, I absolutely adored Barbie growing up and was quite fond of the “pink aisle” at the toy store filled with Barbie products galore!  Now that I have two girls […]

Transformers Prime Beast Hunters + Giveaway

TFBH Deluxe class RATCHET Robot Mode

Growing up, I was the oldest of four girls.  I have to admit that we didn’t really have Transformers around our house.  So I didn’t really know too much about Transformers, other than there was a cartoon, until I had boys of my own – three in fact!  My boys love Transformers and were so excited […]

Mega Bloks Skylander Giants Review + Giveaway

MegaBloks Skylander Giants

My boys love to build!  Whether it’s a car, a plane, or a Skylander Giant – they love to use their imagination and build awesome things!  So, it was no surprise how excited they were to open up and start building the Mega Bloks Skylanders Giants Set.  Have you heard of the Mega Bloks Skylanders […]

Barbie in the Pink Shoes DVD + Ballerina Barbie Giveaway


I remember being a little girl and going to the toy store.  I would always first head to the aisle that was filled with pink – the Barbie aisle!!!  I also remember going to the Nutcracker Ballet in Los Angeles each holiday season with my stepmom.  I had a love for ballet and still do.  […]

Create a Playlist on YouTube for the LEGO Lover in Your Life!!! #LEGOChannel

LEGO channel

Between Frank and I, we have six kids…and they ALL love to play with LEGO® toys and watch YouTube videos.  So you can imagination my excitement when I found out that LEGO® has just released their official channel on YouTube!!  I don’t know about you, but when our kids are on YouTube, I want to […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Radio Flyer Shockwave and GrooveGlider Scooter + Giveaway

Radio Flyer Shockwave Scooter

Growing up, I really enjoyed playing outside and riding my scooter and bike were at the top of the list!  Our kids enjoy playing outside as well and LOVE to ride their scooters!  They were really excited to see they had a new scooter to try out – the Radio Flyer Shockwave.  With school back […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Action Shot Camera

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Do you enjoy going on a bike rides or road trips?  Do you want to record these memories in action safely?  Then you definitely want to check out the Action Shot Camera.  The Action Shot Camera is great for those who love to live and play on the edge and want to capture their action-packed […]

Holiday Gift Guide: KRE-O TRANSFORMERS Toy Review

Kre-O Transformers Bundle

Our boys have found a new love for the KRE-O TRANSFORMERS building sets. Hasbro’s KRE-O TRANSFORMERS sets lets kids build their TRANSFORMERS characters into either robot or vehicle modes – using the same bricks! Plus, each set comes with fun KREON figures, featuring your favorite Autobots and Decepticons. KRE-O is a fun activity for kids […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Trash Packs Toys

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Christmas is almost here and shopping for boys can be a challenge!  Well, this year, The Trash Packs are at the top of their list.  They love them and have been collecting them for a while now!  So, what is The Trash Pack you ask? The Trash Pack is back this spring with barrels of […]

Disney Fairies “Secret of the Wings” Toys from Jakks Pacific – Holiday Gift Guide

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Do you love Tinkerbell and the other fairies from Pixie Hollow?  If so, then you’ll definitely want to check out the new Disney Fairies Secret of the Wings Toys!  Available from Jakks Pacific comes a line of toys that will spark your child’s imagination.  We received a package with some great toys in it – […]