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10 Mother’s Day Gifts for Moms Who Love Wine Plus Free Wine Label Printable

Being a mom is one of the most difficult jobs ever. For many mothers (myself included), winding down after a long, hard day with a nice glass of wine is relaxing. Two of my favorite activities to pair with wine are painting and reading. As you’re looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift you might want


90 Stocking Stuffers For Kids

This post contains Amazon affiliate links. Do your kids look forward to their Christmas stockings full of small gifts? Sometimes I think my kids get more excited reaching in and pulling out the fun stocking stuffers we bought them than opening the presents under the tree. Maybe it’s because they are surprised


Custom Photo Book Gift Ideas and Discount Code #ad

This photo book gift idea is sponsored and contains affiliate links. I have a few ideas for photo books I’d like to put together like highlights from Instagram. Or a dance and gymnastics book for Rissa. If I hadn’t gone off course with Xander’s monthly photos I could have compiled them as


21+ Easter Basket Gift Ideas for Toddlers and Preschoolers

When looking for Easter basket gift ideas for toddlers and preschoolers, I like to look for as many non-candy Easter basket ideas as possible. For one, little kids don’t need a ton of candy. But also because a lot of popular candy options were things I didn’t feel comfortable giving a toddler


7 Memorable Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for the One You Love

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and it’s time to pick out the perfect gift to woo the one you love.  Well, if you are into that sort of thing.  Maybe you’re like us and you kind of act like it’s no big deal and poke fun at it some years


10 Slightly Geeky Unique Gift Ideas

This post contains affiliate links. Some items received for review. I admit I own and/or want a few things on this list.  Mostly though, I love this list for gag gifts or white elephant gift exchanges.  Something a little “out there” but can be appreciated for its uniqueness.  Some of these items


15+ Video Game Gift Ideas for the Gamer on Your List!

I could easily go on and on about gaming gift ideas but I’ll spare you!  Instead I’ll just highlight some gifts to consider.  Be sure you know what gaming system your recipient owns (if any) and take ratings into consideration.  I purposely left out games intended for adults only.  These are more


Find the Perfect Toy to Gift From PlaySkool #thisskoolrocks

I tend to think I’m a pretty good judge of what my daughter likes and doesn’t like, but occasionally she surprises me. Lately she has become more interested in pretend play and toys that fit well into this. While I may have a general idea of what to shop for, I know


Give the Gift of an Applebee’s Gift Card Online or In Store + Giveaway!

I love receiving gift cards for the holidays, but only for places I like to go to so restaurant ones are usually a safe bet.  Since becoming a mom, I appreciate dinner gift cards even more.  It can get expensive going out to eat, especially with kids in tow.  Though, sometimes we


5 Stocking Stuffer Ideas That are 15% Off at Layla Grayce

‘Tis the season to shop and Layla Grayce is offering 15% off all holiday gifts with promo code merry valid through 12/23! Find a gift for everyone on your list! Below are a few of my favorite Layla Grayce stocking stuffer ideas! Petunia Pickle Bottom Adorn iPhone 4 Case Bliss MOR Cosmetics Gift Set – Panettone


Deal: Get $25 When You Shop Stella & Dot!

If you are a jewelry lover, you probably have heard of Stella & Dot.  In December, it pays to shop with Stella & Dot! For every $50 you spend you will earn $25 in Dot Dollars to redeem for yourself in the new year. This is a great way to get gifts for


Deal: 20% Blurb Books Ends Soon!

I’m still waiting for baby boy to arrive before I can order my Blurb book.  I think I want to compile my pregnancy journal posts for him.  I’m still trying to figure out what I can put together for Rissa so she can have her own special Blurb photo book too!  So… I hope


No Gift is More Unique Than a Giant Microbe!

Generally if someone started talking about gifting the flu, MRSA or plasma to a friend or family member I would look at them funny.  I mean, how gross is it to want to gift cells and diseases?  Well, for those with a quirky sense of humor and an appreciation for unique gifts,


Deal of the Day: 35% Off Custom iPhone Cases

Today only you can get 35% off of iPhone Cases at Tiny Prints!  I didn’t even know I could get a case through them.  This would make a cute present for my hubby, I think.  (Shh, don’t tell him my idea!)  They have them available for the iPhone 4, 4S, and 5.


12 Days of Gifts Galore #Giveaway – 9 Winners! (US) 11/25-12/6 #12DaysGifts

Welcome to the 2nd annual 12 Days of Gifts Galore giveaway event hosted by Tales From the Nursery and Mama’s Baby Cupcakes.  We have to keep things exciting during the holidays by giving you all a chance to win some great prizes while checking out a variety of blogs.  All of our


More Awesome Black Friday Deals!

Did any of you brave the crowds to go shopping today?  Not me.  I’ve been doing some shopping at home! I have some more deals to share with you that I’ve come across (some I’ve already taken advantage of too!). Also, be sure to check out the baby, toddler, and kid deals


Lalaloopsy Littles Sew Cute Patient Giveaway! (US) Ends 11/1/12

Do you know child who loves to take care of their stuffed animals and dolls?  Do they enjoy pretending to be a doctor making their toys all better?  Then they will have fun with the Lalaloopsy Littles Sew Cute Patient set!  Stumbles Bumps ‘n Bruises needs help recovering from a broken leg


Push Present Ideas for New Moms: Jewelry From Juno Lucina

Have you ever heard of a push present or a push gift?  I hadn’t until recently when I was contacted by Juno Lucina asking if I was interested in working with them.  Admittedly I felt silly not knowing what a push gift was since I’m pregnant with my second child.  I thought


5 Yo Gabba Gabba Gift Ideas for Your Little Fan!

My daughter loves Yo Gabba Gabba.  She can identify all of them and asks to watch it all the time.  She also wants to play with the iPhone app nonstop.  I will admit, when I first watched the show I thought it was weird and wondered what the writers were smoking… but it


Get Your Laugh On With the Fisher-Price Giggle Gang Plush Toys

The other day I shared how I find my daughter’s laugh to be magical.  Since she’s my baby girl, I adore her giggle, but really I love all baby and toddler giggles.  I used to (and sometimes still do) the most ridiculous things to try and get my daughter to laugh.  Now that