DVD Review: “Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Butterfly Ball”

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Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Butterfly Ball Released:  February 12, 2012 Studio:  Nickelodeon Running Time:  69 minutes Soar with Dora in these 3 colorful high-flying adventures! Loop-de-loop with pretty magic wings at the Butterfly Ball, explore art, and catch a runaway kite on Father’s Day! ­Vamonos! My boys love Dora and now my 18 month old […]

Chuggington Die-Cast Wilsons Wild Ride Deluxe Action Playset {Review}

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My boys love their trains but recently they have gotten bored with their regular wooden trainset.  Then I got the New Chuggington Die Cast Wilsons Wild Ride Playset and they were amazed!  The set is unlike anything they have seen before because it actually build up like a tower! Chuggington Die-Cast Wilsons Wild Ride Deluxe […]

Blowing It Up With Jenga Boom {Review}

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I am sad to admit it but I have never played Jenga before.  It’s not that I don’t like the game, I just never had the chance to play it and I feel like I am the only one.  Since we are trying to incorporate family game night into our routine, I have been looking […]

Fuel Rewards Network

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I don’t know about other towns and cities, but here in Chicagoland gas is slowly going up everyday.  Last week it was $3.69 and this week it was up to $4.01!  For my beast of a mini-van that means around $70 to fill up my gas tank.  I have cut down on driving places I […]

Purex Crystals for Baby {Review}

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When my first child was born I used detergent specially formulated for babies and their sensitive skin, but I often wondered about a fabric softener that was safe.  I thought using a regular fabric softener would defeat the purpose of using the safe children’s detergent. Finally Purex has done it again and created exactly what […]

Stock Your Pantry With Box Tops for Education Products

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Did you know that since the Box Tops for Education program started back in 1996 it has given more than $500 million dollars to schools?  That is pretty amazing if you ask me!  I mean  who would have thought that a little pink (or sometimes clear) piece of paper could raise that much for a […]

The Sili Squeeze For Healthy Food On-The-Go! {Review}

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   With my boys I remember toting around jars of baby food and little fruit packs and spoons.  We definitely had some messy times and I admit I didn’t give them as much yogurt or applesauce as I would have liked to.  Then with my 18-month old I started seeing these squeeze pouches sold of […]

Book Review: “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Finding My Faith”

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Finding My Faith: 101 Inspirational Stories about Life, Belief, and Spiritual Renewal By Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen and Susan Heim 400 Pages (Paperback) Date Published: October 16, 2012 Chicken Soup for the Soul: Finding My Faith is filled with inspiring stories about the number of ways people discover, or rediscover, their […]

Book Review: “Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Positive”

Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Positive

Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Positive: 101 Inspirational Stories about Changing Your Life through Positive Thinking By Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen and Amy Newmark 416 Pages (Paperback) Date Published: October 23, 2012 Attitude is everything. And this book will uplift and inspire readers with its stories about the power of positive thinking! […]