If You Sailed on the Mayflower

We just pulled out our stash of Thanksgiving themed books. I bought this book for 5 year old Mackenzie when she was 3 and began to grow fascinated with tales of the Colonial Days and the American Revolution after our summer hikes and visits to Valley Forge National Park (just 2 miles from our home). […]

Disney for Preschoolers

Beyond the Attractions: A Guide to Walt Disney World with Preschoolers by Lisa Battista is an excellent resource for any family preparing to take young children to Walt Disney World. It’s especially good if you haven’t been to Disney in years and are taking your children for the first time, but seasoned visitors will still […]

A Discovery of Witches Book Review

Discovery of Witches

Need a vampire fix? If you dig a touch of the supernatural, you’ll love this book by Deborah Harkness which has quickly hit the New York Times Bestseller List after a February 2011 release. I somehow stumbled upon this title after reading a review of it in Entertainment Weekly and it piqued my interest so […]

The Kissing Hand

If you haven’t read this sweet story to your children, definitely pick it up at the library or order it. Promise the preschoolers will love it. And so will Mommy! 5 yr old Kenzie had this story read to her at preschool story hour one day and wouldn’t stop talking about "The Kissing Hand" and […]

Tangled Look and Find

Rapunzel meets Where’s Waldo in this Look and Find style book where kids and their parents can have a field day spotting all the various hidden items. Each scene is from Tangled and Rapunzel & Flynn Rider fans will love this activity. My kids both adore Seek and Find type activity work books and this […]

Leapfrog Tag Solar System Adventure Pack

Add this to your must have list for your 4-8 year old child this instant. We are beyond impressed with the Tag Solar System Adventure Pack. Yes, you will need a Tag Reader to use this, but otherwise, the $13.99 price point is a total value and practically a steal for the amount of educational […]

My Mommy is a Blogger Book review & giveaway

This book is a must have for all your Moms with blogs. Add “My Mommy is a Blogger”  on your list for the kids or yourself, and I promise you all will delight in reading it with you and learning all about your “digital” life.  You can save 30% with code XMAS30 at check out […]

6 Books to Read before the First Day of Kindergarten

The 1st day of school. What a milestone. I can barely believe that my oldest child, Kenzie will start Kindergarten on Monday. Impossible to believe that just 6 years ago I was super pregnant with her and awaiting the arrival of a baby girl and the start of my parenting adventure. Kenzie is thrilled about […]

Celebrating our book launch with Got Milk

Wow. The Milk Mustache and Got Milk? team hosted the most lovely breakfast and intimate launch party in San Diego for the Digital Mom Handbook. Yes, we fueled this book on lots of latte’s – and we’ll continue to do so as our crazy busy lives continue. We were both a bit teary during our […]

The Digital Mom Handbook Hits the Shelves!

The day has finally arrived. The Digital Mom Handbook has finally hit bookshelves everywhere! After months of hard work with Audrey and the great team at HarperCollins, it is now a reality. Seeing my name on a book at Barnes and Noble this morning was a bit surreal but totally satisfying. I’m excited that I’ve […]