Product Reviews

Condor Trek Kids – Storyland Yoga

Condor Trek Kids – Storyland Yoga

With the New Year upon us, many of us make resolutions to be healthier and happier.  Why not get the kids involved!  Introducing Playful Planet and their book, Condor Trek Kids.   Based on the Storyland Yoga DVD, (winner of Parent’s Choice, Mom’s Choice Gold, Dr. Toy’s Best Green Product and Creative Child Magazine “Preferred(…)

Liberty Sport RecSpecs/F8 Protective Sports Eyewear Review and Giveaway

Liberty Sport RecSpecs/F8 Protective Sports Eyewear Review and Giveaway

Regardless of the season, there are always sports happening for not only the adults, but for the kids.  Safety during sports is of the utmost importance, especially when it comes to the eyes.  No matter the sport, there are always hazards and potential injuries that can result.  So I was thrilled recently when contacted by Liberty(…)

Gift Guide:  Love Thug (a.k.a. Can’t I Do Anything Wrong)

Gift Guide: Love Thug (a.k.a. Can’t I Do Anything Wrong)

  Looking for a great book that your middle schooler will connect with?  This is a fun read and reminded me a bit of the Archie comic series.  A good book for the tween crowd about crushes and first loves.  It was a hit with my tween who I often found laughing and chuckling while(…)

COME ON DOWN TO THE FIREHOUSE FOR AN OLD-FASHIONED, CHICAGO-STYLE  ‘BLOCK PARTY!’

COME ON DOWN TO THE FIREHOUSE FOR AN OLD-FASHIONED, CHICAGO-STYLE ‘BLOCK PARTY!’

  Led into action by a real-life, full-time Chicago firefighter, kindie rock band Poochamungas is all set to blaze a trail on the national scene with the September 17 release of their second kids’/family CD,Block Party! Block Party! follows hot on the heels of Poochamungas’ NAPPA award winning debut album, Mud, Mommies and Mayhem, continuing the band’s tradition of “musically diverse, rockin’,(…)

Winey Wednesday – Malbec: Mmmm…Mommy like

By Darci Jordan (Un)professional wine-taster Confession: I am not a sommelier, or for us lay-people, a “professional wine taster,” I just play one in this blog. However, I do taste wine. Probably more than I should. I have determined that one of my favorite wines is a good malbec. And I have never had a(…)

“Pacha’s Pajamas: A Story Written By Nature”

Features Performances By 12-Year-Old Rap Star Bentley Green, Les Nubians, Mos Def and Cheech Marin Oakland, CA (November 18, 2013)—Winning a total of seven awards, Pacha’s Pajamas: A Story Written By Nature Vol 1 & 2  the new double CD set that features 28 tracks by 70 artists spanning four generations, and inspires children of all ages(…)