Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Here are two delightful books that are new from Parragon:   Three Little Pigs  $7.99 This classic story is turned into a fun, interactive read. Slide the tabs on each page and follow the three brave little pigs as they make their own way in the world. Discover what happened when the big bad wolf […]

Disney’s Big Hero 6 comes out next Friday, November 7. You can download these activity sheets in the meantime! bigHero6_pdf_544e8ca650451 bigHero6_pdf_542219c0bf02c bigHero6_pdf_5422198704532   From Walt Disney Animation Studios, the team behind “Frozen” and “Wreck-It Ralph,” comes “Big Hero 6,” an action-packed comedy-adventure about the special bond that develops between Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit), a […]

If anyone has ever owned a Hess vehicle, they are of great quality and a must to keep hold of for years to come. Hess just today announced the newest addition to its celebrated line of toy trucks — the 2014 Hess Toy Truck and Space Cruiser with Scout, the official 50th anniversary truck! The […]

Support your local post office. They have new festive domestic and international Forever stamps. A first-day-of-issue ceremony for the Winter Fun domestic stamps and the Global Holiday: Silver Bells Wreath International stamp was held at the American Stamp Dealers Association National Postage Stamp Show 2014. “As these stamps grace envelopes that travel around the world […]

I recently received a packet of Wisk Deep Clean PowerBlasts to try out. We have been using another well known brand for awhile now, and it was a change to see how these “capsules” do the trick. Wisk Deep Clean goes beyond surface stains because it contains patented Micro‐Cleaners™ that penetrate deep inside fabric to […]

These two picture books from Parragon are colorful and entertaining for children under six. Peek-A-Book by Malachy Doyle This book encourages interactive reading. With holes to peek through and shapes to peep over, join this cat and dog in their playful, peek-a-boo romp through the pages. OVERALL: A very fun book. My daughter enjoyed each […]

Here’s a kid-friendly nail polish that won’t get messy. It’s Bo-Po Brush On Peel Off Nail Polish, a reinvention of the popular 80’s sensation. Bo-Po nail polish peels off smoothly and instantly. This non toxic, child safe formula dries in seconds and you don’t need to use nail polish remover. Available are 10 vibrant colors: […]

The classic I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly is now an audiobook  offered from The Secret Mountain. The 44 page colorfully illustrated picture book contains musical CD with 12 tunes. Canadian folk music performer Alan Mills (1931-1977) wrote the songs. Singers on the CD include Thomas Hellman, influenced by the French “chanson: […]

Here are two products I have never heard of before. Both foods I handed out to my girl scouts troop to try. Funley’s Super Crackers contain hidden veggies inside every bite such as broccoli, carrots and sweet potatoes. Super Crackers come in four indulgent flavors such as Cheddar, Pizza, Ranch and Cornbread. The crackers are […]