Product Reviews

If you Were Me and Lived In…

If you Were Me and Lived In…

Continuing with coverage of amazing children’s books and authors, we are looking at the “If You Were Me and Lived in…” series by Carole P. Roman. This exciting and informative new children’s series takes young readers on worldwide tours of different countries and cultures.  This week we are sharing her  book on Italy.  In the(…)

Family Game Night with Bananagrams

Family Game Night with Bananagrams

Family game night in our house is epic.  It’s every Friday night and it comes fully loaded with pizza, popcorn and a lot of fun.  We started when I was a kid and it’s continued now that I have kids.  My mom gets involved as does my brother and there is never a lack of(…)

Best of Hullabaloo

Best of Hullabaloo

As a prelude to their 3,000th show and to celebrate thirteen years of glowing critical acclaim, the beloved “free-range, organic kid-folk” duo Hullabaloo has compiled a sparkling new collection of Hullabaloo favorites for kids and families.  Their 13th album, Best of Hullabaloo: Volume Two, is set for release on February 24, 2017. Over the past(…)

Coloring Isn’t Just for Kids

Coloring Isn’t Just for Kids

My daughter and I are into coloring these days.  This may not seem very odd except my daughter is 16.  We love coloring!  It’s relaxing, it’s fun, it’s entertaining and it’s mindless.  For Christmas, we both got a calendar in which you color all of the months and the weeks.  The patterns are delightful and(…)

Begin Each Day With A Smile

Begin Each Day With A Smile

Begin Each Day with a KindNote I recently wanted to say thank you to a very special friend that had helped my family during my moms cancer. What do you get that person that was there through the hardest time in your life. How do you express the gratitude that words cannot even begin to(…)

Can you WordSpiel? #cardgames

Can you WordSpiel? #cardgames

It’s the game – Where the END…is just the BEGINNING!® WordSpiel® is a simple yet dynamic card game that everyone enjoys. Use your words wisely and be the first to go out. Word size doesn’t matter, but ending with a tricky letter can really challenge your opponents. Each word spins off the last, so the(…)