Gymboree Play & Music FREE CLASS + $100 Gymboree Gift Card Giveaway

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Update: Winner has been selected and verified. Winner info can be found here >>>>>> This post contains affiliate links. I was given a Gymboree gift card in exchange for this blog post. No monetary compensation was given. Thoughts are 100% my own. #PlayPedia. Keep reading, there is a $100 Gymboree Gift Card Giveaway at the bottom […]

Outdoor activities for you and your child

Outdoor Activities For You and Your Child

Modern psychology has long advocated the importance of play in childhood development. It is a fundamental tool by which children learn and grow emotionally, particularly when the roles are played by a child and his parent. Elements of trust, respect, discipline and nurturing can all be developed when a parent plays with his or her […]

The newest Mickey Mouse Clubhouse release


“Oh, boy!” Get ready to tap into your inner super powers and take flight with Mickey and the gang as they discover their ultimate superpower of teamwork in the newest Mickey Mouse Clubhouse release. Both of my kids love Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. Sean and I buy the kids a lot of movies, but the ones they […]

Adorable bow ties for babies at


I really wish more men and baby boys wore bow ties. I’m a sucker for a bow tie, especially when that bow tie is on my handsome son. It’s not often we get dressed up around here, but during the holiday season we get dressed up more than we usually would. Sean’s new bow tie […]

The best lightweight umbrella stroller


Now that S is getting older, it’s necessary to have a good lightweight umbrella stroller for him. Our stroller needs are pretty simple: plenty of storage, easy to maneuver, comfortable, easy to use, and a good 5-point harness is important, too. S loves to try to get himself out of his stroller; he’s a very active […]

Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel available on DVD now


Worlds collide as Phineas and Ferb team up with Marvel Super Heroes (Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor, and Hulk) in Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel. I’m 32 years old and I still enjoy watching cartoons, especially cartoons with Marvel Super Heroes in it. Any excuse to pull out our Iron Man, Hulk, and Spider-Man masks and […]

New Sofia The First DVD releasing on September 17th

Sofia The First Ready To Be A Princess DVD

Guess what? There will be a new Sofia The First DVD releasing on September 17th. I got my hands on a copy a little early. This fairytale DVD includes 5 fun-filled episodes from the TV Series, including a special appearance by Princess Jasmine. Plus a complimentary exclusive Sofia Doll Dress Up Kit. Your favorite little princess-in-training […]

Disney Planes merchandise preview


Disclosure: I was sent to Los Angeles for a Disney Press Trip. All expense-paid. No monetary compensation was given. Opinions expressed below are 100% my own. When I was at DisneyToon Studios for the #DisneyPlanesEvent press trip back in June, I was given a sneak peek at the Disney Planes merchandise product line. You have no […]

Tips for taking a toddler to the movie theater


This past week I had the opportunity to take my daughter to her first pre-screening. She had a great time and loved being part of the excitement of being one of the first to see Disney’s Planes in theaters. She and her brother absolutely love watching movies with me and my husband. We’ve been taking […]

GoGo SqueeZ applesauce pouches fit our busy lifestyle

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Disclosure: I was sent  free samples for the purpose of conducting this review post. My participation is voluntary and my opinions, as always, are my own. No monetary compensation was given. I am disclosing under the FTC’s 16 CFR Part 225, Guides Concerning the use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising. We go just about […]

Peacock mum rooster diaper bag from 2 Red Hens for chic and stylish moms


Since becoming a mom over 5 years ago, I’ve needed to carry a diaper bag. My itty bitty purses have been stored away for so long, I don’t even really miss them. I have since forgotten what it feels like to carry a clutch or a small handbag. Since those days are long gone, and […]

Doc McStuffins Time For Your Check-Up DVD


Doc McStuffins: Time For Your Check-Up is now available for purchase, nationwide. A must-add to the family viewing collection, the DVD comes packaged with 5 fun-filled episodes and a FREE growth chart. Doc McStuffins Time for Your Check Up, is the second DVD compilation for Disney Junior’s hit animated TV series. My family and I really enjoyed this DVD. I’m […]

Introducing the Maxy Aquini Gotz Doll review


Introducing the Maxy Aquini Gotz Doll. This 2013 doll has brunette hair in pigtails and wears an adorable beach outfit. J takes really good care of her babies, she has a few that she cares for around the clock. I thought it was time for Jasmine to have an older baby to care for. I […]