Scholastic Children’s Dictionary Back-To-School Blog Tour

Welcome to the Scholastic Children's Dictionary Blog Tour! Scholastic asked me to be one of 15 bloggers on a tour showcasing the great Children's Dictionary and also to give one of my lucky readers a great prize! About the dictionary: With exciting features, accessible definitions and helpful illustrations and photographs throughout, the new Scholastic Children’s Dictionary is the essential … [Read more...]

Master Lock Back-To-School Review, Sweepstakes and Giveaway!

If there is one thing kids need its a lock for lockers! In our case our kids' schools have lockers with locks already built in. But in my case for college, we have to provide our own locks for the locker room. Master Lock, a trusted name in padlocks for many years, has quite a few different kinds of locks and among them is the brand new 1500iD Speed Dial lock. This lock moves in directions … [Read more...]

Grow A Butterfly! – Insect Lore Butterfly Kit Review

My daughter loves butterflies. Absolutely adores them. She had been begging for a couple months to get the butterflies from the commercial. I finally gave in and got in contact with them and the great people at Insect Lore were delighted to send us a kit. They sent a Butterfly habitat, 5 live caterpillars, instructions, a laminated posted showing the stages of development and a set of plastic … [Read more...]

Juno Baby: Juno’s Rhythm Adventure DVD Review\

I don't know about anyone else but my Aiden is a huge fan of music. ESPECIALLY rhythm. He comes from a very musical family, myself I did a fair bit of choir and Greg and Colton are major guitar players. Alyssa has a gorgeous vibrato at 6 years of age! So this kid was destined to like music in some capacity. We did watch a few Baby Einstein movies with him when he was younger but they just didn't … [Read more...]

Restock School Supplies for the 2nd Semester

Coming from someone who just had to get books and school supplies again for college I can attest to the fact that most people will need to replenish school supplies during the 2nd half of school. My son is in the 6th grade and only needed pencils but I know I needed more. I needed more paper, pens, pencils and binders! Carolina Pad contacted me and asked me if I would like to be a part of their … [Read more...]

Encourage Your Kids With Hallmark

Ok so the birthday bash isn't officially opening for another few days but this was important for me to share with you right away! So here I present the first giveaway of the bash! School is a lot harder than when I was a kid. My oldest son is now 12 and in the sixth grade. He's only been in school this year for about a week but I can tell there is a lot more pressure this year than last … [Read more...]