Pregnancy Journal: 14 Weeks!

I’ve been looking at pictures of Rissa when she was a little baby and sharing them with her. I can’t believe how tiny she was! It definitely makes me happy and excited to know there will be another baby in my arms soon. Just look at that face! The sleep situation: it’s


Sesame Street Love: Rissa and Ernie

Rissa loves Sesame Street and has quickly learned many of the characters. Some she can even say by name like her favorite, Ernie. (I know, Ernie?) (Video) It all started with a coloring book. She’d played with a few Sesame Street toys at Gramma’s house, but hadn’t really seen the show until


Angelina Ballerina: Ballerina Princess DVD Review

Angelina Ballerina: Ballerina Princess Release Date: March 6, 2012 We inherited our first Angelina Ballerina DVD from my now ten-year-old niece. It was an instant hit. My daughter began imitating Angelina’s moves, which promptly caused her to be kicked out of ballet class. She may not be a prima ballerina, but she


Summer Backyard Blast Giveaway Event! Win a Fun Water Toy! (US) Ends 6/15

Welcome to the Summer Backyard Blast! Everyone is giving away fun items to make your time in the sun a little more fun! This event will take place from June 1st through June 15th. We are giving away a fun toy to enhance water play! After you are done checking out our


Summer Fun With HABA Waterpark Starter Set!

Toddlers love playing in water – at least mine does! The proof is in the first water table video and now I have more proof below! Because I know how much she loves playing in water (the cat water, bath water… even a cup of water), I knew she’d be happy to


Bubble Guppies Will Keep You Singing! {DVD Review}

Bubble Guppies Release Date: May 1st Bubble Guppies Synopsis: It’s time to LEARN, it’s time to LAUGH, and it’s time to join the Bubble Guppies and their playful pet in their very own fairytale – Bubble Puppy’s Fintastic Fairytale Adventure! In this double-episode Molly and Gil went up a hill to fetch


Moxie Girlz Magic Swim Mermaid Giveaway (US) Ends 6/13

After talking about childhood dreams of swimming with mermaids, you didn’t think I’d go on without giving you a chance to win one, now did you? Make a splash this summer! Prize! (1) Moxie Girlz Magic Swim Mermaid doll Will it be Avery or Kellan? Subject to availability of which doll will


Does Your Child Want to Swim With Mermaids?

What is it about mermaids that is so fascinating? I know when I was little I thought they were the coolest. I wished I could be like one – probably because I couldn’t swim. There is just something about them that is fun and mysterious! We see this in kid movies, like


Kid’s DVD Giveaway! (US) Ends 6/13 ~ 5 Winners!

  Prizes! 5 DVDs – one winner each: Fireman Sam: Rescue on the Water  Shaun the Sheep Shear Madness Thomas & Friends Engine Fun  Angelina Ballerina Ultimate Dance Bob the Builder Adventures by the Sea Giveaway! Log into the Rafflecopter form either with your Facebook account OR just name & email (this


I Took the Healthy Snacking Challenge! (+ Popcorn Giveaway)

One of my favorite snacks while I was pregnant with my daughter was popcorn. It was a snack I could easily take to work, eat at my desk AND was okay with my gestational diabetes. I’m a popcorn lover, but I haven’t been eating it as much lately. So, when I heard