I had quite an eventful week between a charity event and a Disney vacation! I'm back at home and catching up on things, so here's a few highlights from the past week - ~~~~~ Dream Day with PRI Productions and Make-A-Wish foundation - This past week I suited up as Antiope and spent the day … Continue reading My Week in Review- Dream Day, Disney, Wine in a Box and One Messy Toddler
My son surprised me by asking to bake cupcakes this week. He usually has no interest in helping out in the kitchen so I immediately dropped everything and got to baking! In full disclosure, I was doing yardwork and it was hot and any excuse to take a break sounded like an amazing idea. Trying … Continue reading Watch out Betty Crocker!
Our adventure today was a Tinkergarten class, held at Cradle Creek Preserve in Jacksonville Beach, FL. Tinkergarten is an outdoor learning experience held at local parks, where kids 18 months - 8 years learn through play and exploring the outdoors. They have it set up in 43 states so far, so check out the website … Continue reading Tinkering around at Tinkergarten
I ran across this old blog post from the very first free toys we were ever sent for a toy review- a box of Surprizamals eggs. I do sometimes do regular reviews, but more often than not, I work the review into a personal story about us testing out the product. It started with this … Continue reading Surprizamals Set the Standard for My Toy Reviews
Am I the only one who gets really excited when they walk in the library? Like seriously, I think I get a little tingly. There's just SO MANY BOOKS! Books about everything I could ever want to read about! And they're all FREE! It just makes me immediately happy. When I was little, I used … Continue reading The Library Makes Me Happy
Our toddler adventure for today was at the Hands On Children's Museum in Jacksonville, FL. I went in expecting it to be on the science-y side, but it ended up being more like a museum of real life. There was a grocery store, bank, veterinarian, cafe, theater, etc. I'm not really sure where the "museum" part … Continue reading An Adventure at the Hands On Children’s Museum in Jacksonville
In my big effort to "get out there and do stuff," I signed us up for a handprint ornament class at one of those make it and paint it pottery places. In other words, I took a toddler to a fragile land of no-no filled with colorful animals, flowers and even tanks and video game … Continue reading Like a Toddler in a China Shop
Since I don't intend on just sitting around the house, I am on the hunt for activities for my son and I to do now that he is home with me. There's always the scramble to get the house/work/life stuff done, but I don't want him sitting around watching me try to get things done. … Continue reading SAHM Life: It’s All About the Activities