Office Depot Another Year for National Backpack Program

I've had the pleasure of making sure our readers know about the Office Depot National BackPack Program for the past two years. Last year they sent me such beautiful backpacks but our kids already had ones so we donated them to our teachers. It was … [Read more...]

Scratch Coding Cards

When approached to look at a new coding game for kids and then you add that the game is from MIT, you kinda want to scream yes. Well at least I did. Charlie loves computers and loves working with how things really work. I was sent a set of the … [Read more...]

Philips Wake-Up Light Eases You Awake

With two small kids it's hard to get them up some times. Charlie is just like me. He's late to bed and early to rise. He needs little sleep to function properly and I love it. Rae is my difficult sleeper. She likes to go to sleep late but would much … [Read more...]

Keeping Kids Safe with Kidslox

With back to school comes using the computer, internet and tablets more. Charlie has already had a science project that required him to do some searching and produce a power point for a presentation for his class. The problem I had was I don't want … [Read more...]

Make A Difference with Office Depot

We received a few back packs with supplies for us to review and to giveaway in order to make a difference with Office Depot. All opinions are our own. Each year we look at our school supply list and every year I think how do some parents do it. … [Read more...]

Back to School Lunches with BJ’s

As a BJ's ambassador, I get some important information before everyone else does. I love being able to share it with you guys too. This month we got a heads up on the latest news for back to school. The best part is I got a gift card to do some … [Read more...]

62 Day Warning Until the End of Summer!

Yikes! When I headed to Target the other day the back to school stuff was already out. Since Landon hasn’t hit school age yet, no need to get him a protractor and calculator, but it was a sign that the summer clock is ticking. Every summer starts … [Read more...]

Keep Learning with Pixar in a Box

I received an all expense trip to LA for the red carpet of Finding Dory, to learn about Lego:The Freemaker Adventures and Bizaardvark. Summer Play Days at the Disney Store was the first part of our event. All opinions are my own. Have you ever … [Read more...]

Supporting Teachers with Teacher Peach

I was sent a sample pack from Teacher Peach to facilitate my review. All opinions are my own. I have a few friends that are teachers. I love them and support them fully. In fact at one time I wanted to be a preschool teacher. I gave it up to be … [Read more...]

Morning Muffins!

The recipe for Landon's favorite morning muffins started in the frozen foods aisle of Safeway, where on that particular week Eggo minis were not on sale. They were $4.26. I, a coupon-o-holic, refused to pay more than $2.00 I took a stand and refused … [Read more...]