Moving to Word Press

I am making the move to Word Press. A big Thanks to Shan from LastShredsOfSanity.com who is moving me over and redesigning Musing Mainiac. Don't worry if you get a 404 error, we should be up and running shortly! Our new site will be at musingmainiac.com. Hope to see you there! … [Read more...]

Thursday Thirteen – A’s

Today I'm going to list thirteen things that I love that begin with "A".1: My sister Annie, or Googies as she is affectionately know as. This was her at age 3 ish?                              2: Alanis Morissette - I love her music and she was great in the movie Dogma!                   3: Ankh - The Egyptian symbol of life. I have one tattooed on my right arm.     … [Read more...]

Crayola Play Sand

I love Crayola products! I grew up with their crayons and other art supplies. Crayola is known for it's quality, I know a lot of teachers specifically ask for Crayola products because they are simply the best out there!I am super excited about Crayola's new colored play sand. I mean what child wouldn't want to play in that vibrant stuff! Can you imagine the beautiful sand castles and wondrous creatures you can now have in color?Here is some additional information:THE MAGIC OF CRAYOLA HITS THE … [Read more...]

Coming soon from Mattel… Loopz

This looks super cool!!! Kind of like a newer, high tech Simon!! I know what's going to be on my kids Christmas lists this year! … [Read more...]

James Cameron’s AVATAR

I'm sure by now that most of you have seen the movie AVATAR. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment released the DVD on Earth Day, April 22nd. Which was fitting given the plot of the movie.If you haven't seen it, (and you should) here is a synopsis:Avatar is an epic science fiction film written and directed by James Cameron and starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Joel David Moore, and Michelle Rodriguez. The film is set in 2154, when humans are mining a … [Read more...]

Eden’s Bouquet

I am completely in love with Eden's Bouquet children's clothes. They have a vintage, old world feel to them using a palette of muted colors and Earthy tones. Eden's Bouquet is a family owned company created in 2003 and inspired by their 8 children!Eden's Bouquet sent me the Ivory Loop Bloomer to review, which Katie has on in the picture above. They are so adorable! We got so many compliments on them that day. The bloomers are 100% cotton and have an adjustable waist. They are also made … [Read more...]

Getting to know you – Boogers and Summer

The questions..1. If a person has a booger in their nose. and you can see it, do you tell them?If I know them, then yes.2. What are you passionate about?My kids,  My hubby, music, politics3. How long have you been blogging?Since October of "094. What is your favorite "summer" drink?Ice Tea, Water, Margaritas5. What is your favorite type of music?I'm a big fan of the singer-songwriter, but I like most kinds of music except country.6. Something I do before I go to bed is......?Put on … [Read more...]

Take your Pillow Pet on an Adventure!

Pillow Pets are having an awesome contest right now! Just make a video of what your kids Pillow Pet will be up to this summer and you could win! Here are the details: Pillow Pets™ Plush Folding Stuffed Animals Seeking Summer Adventures Show us where your Pillow Pets™ plush folding stuffed animal has been this summer and earn the chance to win one for ten friends! All Pillow Pets™ plush folding stuffed animals love an adventure! This summer, show us the fun you and your favorite Pillow Pets™ … [Read more...]