Product Reviews

Perfect for a summer party (mason jar party kit giveaway)

July 14, 2014
Aladdin Mason Jar Tumblers

When I went to Mom 2.0 in Atlanta, I came across a company that I absolutely fell in love with – Aladdin. They introduced all of us in attendance to their new mason jar party line. I left with this Mason Tumbler that I am obsessed with. It’s my favorite cup for water. I take it …

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Summer Time = Play Time #healthyessentials

July 10, 2014
Hoping to catch some crabs

We’re half way through summer. Can you believe it? My kids have spent most of their time at local camps – getting their craft on, enjoying weekly themes and playing with friends. We’ve also enjoyed a trip to the beach and few playdates with neighbors. Isn’t that what summer is all about? The ocean, the pool, playgrounds …

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Disney’s Maleficent: Angelina kills it

May 30, 2014
Maleficent Disney

It’s been two days since I’ve seen Maleficent and I’m still mulling it over in my mind. Should you see it? ABSOLUTELY. Angelina Jolie makes this movie and she alone is worth the price of admission. As for the rest of the movie, I’m just unsure. The storyline is a good one. As with most villains, there’s usually …

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We finally jumped on the tablet bandwagon

May 19, 2014
LeapPad Ultra

Stop the presses. I bought a tablet. And Mr. A now has a LeapPad. The world must be ending…or something. As we were planning for our trip to Disney Land, I just couldn’t fathom the two 3-4 hour legs with nothing. I mean, I could read, but the kids? 6+ hours of coloring books just wasn’t going …

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Looking for great baby gear? Check out PiyoPiyo

May 13, 2014
PiyoPiyo Children's Products - worth checking out

We have a TON of baby/kid stuff, so it’s not too often that I rave about something new and different. I was fortunate to get some product samples from a cool company called Piyo Piyo that I had the chance to check out since the arrival of our second child. Their products range in age …

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Evenflo Platinum Symphony Car Seat: a car seat for all of childhood

April 24, 2014
Evenflo Symphony Buckle

I was thinking we were done buying car seats. Miss E. will eventually need a booster, but for now, I figured we’d just use the car seats we have. But then I had the opportunity to check out the new Evenflo Platinum Symphony and figured what the hay! And I’m so glad I did. When Mr …

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