Ice Age: Collision Course Giveaway Ends 8/9 #IceAge #CollisionCourse

          Ice Age Collision Course is now out in theaters! Woo Hoo! This is a fantastic family friendly movie, that's great for taking the kids  and beating the summer's brutal heat for a few hours! Here's a brief synopsis if you are unfamiliar with the film:     ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE – In Theaters Friday Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic … [Read more...]

Protect Your Children’s Eyes This Summer With Babiators – Giveaway Ends 7/4

      Today is the first day of summer! No more school...no more books...no more teachers with dirty looks...etc, etc. My kids are lucky, in that we live right next to Lake Cochnewagon, so we spend all summer at the town beach. I am always applying and reapplying sunscreen on the kids, but never really thought much about their eyes. That is until Babiators contacted me about doing a review on their sunglasses!   Did you know that Children receive 3X more sun … [Read more...]

Finding Dory Inspired “Fish Are Friends, Not Food” Veggie Sandwich, Featuring Nature’s Harvest® Bread – Giveaway Ends 7/3 #ad

          My family is super excited to see "Finding Dory" in the theaters because we are huge "Finding Nemo" lovers! When Nature's Harvest® contacted me about coming up with a new "Finding Dory" inspired sandwich, I jumped at the chance....I mean seriously two of my favorite things are food and Disney movies. How could I refuse? The challenge however, was coming up with a sandwich without using seafood but still have it be inspired by the movie. … [Read more...]

THE TRIALS OF APOLLO: THE HIDDEN ORACLE – Giveaway Ends 5/31 #TrialsofApollo

“This post is brought to you in partnership with Disney-Hyperion.”       My son Ethan saw THE TRIALS OF APOLLO: THE HIDDEN ORACLE on my desk a few days ago and he's been itching to read it ever since! I don't let my kids take anything that I haven't reviewed yet, or I'll forget that I have it! Well since Rick Riordan is his favorite author, he's been chomping at the bit to get his hands on the book! The Hidden Oracle cam out in stores on May 3rd and was  released … [Read more...]

Curious George is now on Hulu! Giveaway – Ends 4/28 #CuriousGeorgeOnHulu #ad

            I have a special affection for Curious George. My son Rowan, who is now 14 looks like the human version of George. So much so that for years, he would have a Curious George birthday cake! My nickname for Rowan is even Monkey. So even though my kids are a little too old for Curious George, he will always hold a special place in my heart! I'm happy to share with you all that now you can catch all 9 seasons of the show Curious … [Read more...]

Bring Relief To Your Kiddos Spring Colds With Pfizer Pediatric

This post brought to you by Pfizer Pediatric There is nothing worse than seeing your kid sick. As a mom, I want to keep my kiddos as healthy as can be, but sometime those icky germs creep through. With Pfizer Pediatric, we moms can alleviate some of our childs most bothersome symptoms and make them feel more comfortable. Kids are exposed to a multitude of germs everywhere they go. From school, the playground, even just sitting in a cart at the grocery store," wherever there’s an “ew”, there’s … [Read more...]

Happy Easter PEEPS®! Giveaway Ends 3/23 #PEEPSEASTER #Ad

        It's almost Easter, people...and you know what that means? It means it's PEEPS® season! I know, I know, PEEPS® are now available pretty much year round, for all sorts of holidays, but Easter is when PEEPS® really shine! PEEPS® have come such a long way from when I was a kid. In fact I'm pretty sure PEEPS® were only available in their traditional flavor and only in bunny and chick form. No cool shapes, flavors, or my new favorite, chocolate dipped. Kids … [Read more...]

ALVIN & THE CHIPMUNKS: THE ROAD CHIP Giveaway – Ends 4/5 #ad #AlvinInsiders

      The latest in the Alvin and the Chipmunks franchise is out in stores, just in time for Easter! This movie looks really fun, and I know my family will thoroughly enjoy it! Here is the films synopsis, just in case you are unfamiliar:   HIT THE ROAD WITH YOUR FAVORITE FUR BALLS IN THE FUNNIEST ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS EVER!  Everyone’s favorite singing pop stars, the Chipmunks, are back as Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment’s  arrives on Blu-ray™ … [Read more...]