Monday, November 24th, 2014

Reviews

App:  Care Bears Advent Calendar App

App: Care Bears Advent Calendar App

The new Care Bears Advent Calendar App from American Greetings will keep your little ones busy all throughout December. After downloading it on Sunday, my daughter quickly went to play with it. However, since it’s like a real advent calendar, you can’t play or open anything until December 1. In the meantime she can create and design snowflakes. This app is sort of clever because we’re... [Read more]


Little Cans: Pretty Bows All Packaged & Ready To Give

Little Cans: Pretty Bows All Packaged & Ready To Give

One of the cutest things my daughter has received lately is a gift from Little Cans. Inside each pre-packaged container are hair bows and headbands. So far my daughter has chosen just to use the bows and not the headbands (which fits babies to adults). Every time she wears a bow she gets a compliment. Lorraine Aldrich, the owner, has come up with a nice gift idea that also includes the reusable can. Collections... [Read more]


New! The Cartoon Network Holiday Collection

New! The Cartoon Network Holiday Collection

Now out is the Cartoon Network Holiday Collection! Featured are 5 hit Cartoon Network series. There’s Adventure Time’s “Holly Jolly Secrets Parts 1 & 2,” The “Christmas” episode from The Amazing World of Gumball, and “The Christmas Special” from Regular Show. There are also feature bonus episodes from up and coming shows Clarence and Steven Universe,... [Read more]


Toy Story 4 In The Works!

Toy Story 4 In The Works!

Yes, there’s going to be another Toy Story movie! Pixar Animation Studios just revealed plans for Disney•Pixar’s “Toy Story 4,” an adventure that returns audiences to the world of the studio’s signature characters. John Lasseter, director of the original “Toy Story” and “Toy Story 2,” will direct the film, which opens a new chapter in the lives of Woody, Buzz Lightyear and... [Read more]


Baby Mantra 3-In-1 Bubble Bath+Shampoo+Wash & Thanksgiving Snack Idea

Baby Mantra 3-In-1 Bubble Bath+Shampoo+Wash & Thanksgiving Snack Idea

I like buying bath products that include ingredients suitable for shampooing and bathing. It just makes it easier to clean the kids in a timely matter. Baby Mantra 3-in-1 Bubble Bath + Shampoo + Wash is one such product and fits what I would get for my kids. Baby Mantra claims their gentle formula cleans and moisturizes baby’s sensitive skin while keeping mom’s hands smooth. The key nurturing... [Read more]


New Reads: ‘The Princess In Black’ & ‘Leroy Ninker Saddles Up’

New Reads: ‘The Princess In Black’ & ‘Leroy Ninker Saddles Up’

Here are two new books by Candlewick Press which were enthusiastically enjoyed by my two kids. The Princess in Black By Shannon and Dean Hale, illustrated by LeUyan Pham   Princess Magnolia is having hot chocolate and scones with Duchess Wigtower when . . . Brring! Brring! The monster alarm! A big blue monster is threatening the goats! Stopping monsters is no job for dainty Princess Magnolia.... [Read more]


Chuao Chocolatier: The Best Chocolates I’ve Had In A Long Time

Chuao Chocolatier: The Best Chocolates I’ve Had In A Long Time

Tasting sweets made by Chuao Chocolatier for the first time was a great treat for the family recently. These chocolates are one of the best tasting chocolates me and my husband have ever had. Check out the flavors by clicking this link. There are so many varieties like Sweet & Salty Bar, Pretzel Toffee Twirl Bar,  Honeycomb, and Potato Chip Bar. They each sell at $6 a bar or 4 for $20. They... [Read more]