Molly of Denali Podcast Backpack Giveaway

Happy 4th of July! Let's celebrate with a new giveaway to promote the launch of the Molly of Denali podcast! The podcast blends the oral storytelling traditions of Alaska Natives with the adventures of modern-day Molly and compliments the TV series by providing an introduction to Molly’s life full of colorful characters and adventures.  Scroll down … Continue reading Molly of Denali Podcast Backpack Giveaway

Practicing Mindfulness with Your Child Through Breathing with Zafooz

I have a high needs child that rarely gives me a moment to catch my breath. He's always on the go, incredibly demanding, stubborn as can be and often resorts to tantrums when I try and curb his dictator-like tendencies. He challenges all of my fledgling parenting skills on a daily, if not hourly, basis. … Continue reading Practicing Mindfulness with Your Child Through Breathing with Zafooz

Unboxing: Kids Reveal Book Box Gets Geeky

We got a free kids book box from RevealBookBox.com to review and also did an unboxing on the SewGeekMama YouTube channel. Kids Reveal is a subscription box service that sends fun and educational books to your child each month. My son is getter better at doing these, while I seem to be getting worse, lol … Continue reading Unboxing: Kids Reveal Book Box Gets Geeky

Hola Baby! Learning Spanish with DinoLingo

*Post sponsored by DinoLingo but all opinions are my own* When I was pregnant, I had all kinds of big ideas about how I would raise our son. One of them was to teach him Spanish as a baby. Nevermind the fact that I am not fluent in Spanish, nor is anyone in our household. … Continue reading Hola Baby! Learning Spanish with DinoLingo

The Evolution of Slime

A few months back, I was contacted by a gourmet slime maker (it's the only way I can think to describe it) and sent a few jars to try out for the blog. Wow. Slime has come along way since I was little! We also recently got to try out a different type of slime … Continue reading The Evolution of Slime

Fun Things to Do with Dinosaur Feet

If you happen to have a pair of dinosaur slippers and are interested in taking them beyond the lounging stage and really make them live up to their potential, here's your handy guide! Featuring the new roaring dinosaur slippers from BunnySlippers.com. These ferociously fun Dinosaur Feet Slippers are made with a velvety green scale-textured fabric with … Continue reading Fun Things to Do with Dinosaur Feet

Let the Games Begin, Starting with a BittBoy Mini Game System

When my husband saw our son playing with a BittBoy, his reaction was "Well I guess this is the start of the video games..." It was said with a bit of disdain, as if it were a bad turn in our son's development. My reaction was a little different. Imagine me saying the same thing, … Continue reading Let the Games Begin, Starting with a BittBoy Mini Game System

Walter C. and the Great Meltdown

Welcome to another episode of Keelan Hates to Read! This time, I torture him with a cute book by Ginny Jordan called What's Making Walter C. Laugh?, available on Amazon in both paperback and Kindle editions. OK I'm kidding about the torture part, but really that's how he acts whenever I try to sit down and … Continue reading Walter C. and the Great Meltdown

An Imaginative New Kid’s App from Playing Forward’s Stan Lee’s Kids Universe

* This post is part of a sponsored campaign for Playing Forward. I received compensation for my participation, but my review and opinions are my own.* My son likes to play Godzilla, destroying everything that crosses his path, rampaging through the house. He doesn't realize how destructive he his, how loud he can be and how … Continue reading An Imaginative New Kid’s App from Playing Forward’s Stan Lee’s Kids Universe

Back to School Shopping for Pre-School

I used to LOVE back to school shopping! I would get so excited to have all that fresh notebook paper (maybe I'd get fancy with college rule this year!) and pick out a new Lisa Frank unicorn folder and put it all in my awesome Trapper Keeper. Then I'd pick out pencils, take them home … Continue reading Back to School Shopping for Pre-School