Sugar Chute

B.Toys did it again with this Sugar Chute, a pretend toy gumball machine. No batteries are required and it’s charming and adorable. A sweet find for Valentine’s Day too that involves zero sugar! Priced at under $20 at Target and available at specialty stores, this Sugar Chute kept my kids busy for hours this week. […]

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 […]

Chocolate Cigars by Godiva

I’m feeling the cool factor with these milk chocolate cigars from Godiva. The perfect Father’s Day gift. Yes, it’s kind of funny but also classy. Love the idea of giving these cigar knock offs to any new Dad as a congratulatory new baby gift. Godiva Chocolatier melds a handsome aesthetic with a delicious, pure milk […]

Spiderman Wall Decals

Spiderman Wall Decals

Wall stickers can make a child’s bedroom. We are super impressed with these Spiderman Wall decals from Pottery Barn Kids. I bought this Spider-man themed set for Kyle last week to go with his new Spider-man bedding and pillow that we recently bought for his big boy bedroom. Priced between $39-$54, these wall decals bring […]

Littlest Pet Shop Hamster Playground

Kids obsess over those Littlest Pet shop critters and my children are no exception. Beyond the actual pets, my kids love to play with the various "set ups" available for the pets like this Littlest Pet Shop Hamster Playground shown here. It comes with all kinds of gadgets as you’ll see in the video to […]

Yes to Cucumbers Facial Wipes

My latest new skin cleansing obsession are facial wipes from the Yes to Carrots brand that I bought at Target after trying out my friend’s stash of them when we roomed together in a hotel. I’m using the "Cucumber" style facial towelettes to clean my face after my morning runs and to even take off […]

Schwinn Jamine Girls Bike

May is National Bike Month and we are all about the bikes in our house this spring. With a 3 and 5 year old, bike riding is hot, plus we own a bike trailer for the kids and love long bike rides as a family where we tote the kidlets for our adventures. The kids […]

Crocs Chameleons

Kids love anything that changes colors and these new Crocs are no exception. Called the Crocs Chameleons, these are limited edition Crocs that are literally color shifting shoes. Step out into the sunshine and your shoes change color. Kenzie’s go from pink to purple and Kyle’s shift from a yellow looking color to bright lime.Otherwise, […]

LeapPad by LeapFrog

Wow! If your kids are constantly stealing your iPad or your iPhone, you will be all over this $99 kid style "LeapPad" coming out this month from LeapFrog. We heart all of LeapFrog’s educational toys and I am sure this product will become just as beloved – or more so – in my home as […]

American Girl Dolls Cecile and Marie Grace

Marie grace and Cecile American Girl

Love these new historical dolls from American Girl. It’s the biggest launch in 25 years for American Girl with 2 brand new historical girls launching simultaneously. Aren’t they beautiful? These dolls are extra appealing as 2 friends launching at once. The new historical girls are from New Orleans in the 1850’s – a challenging time […]