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10 Thought Provoking and Challenging Books Middle Schoolers will LOVE

10 Thought Provoking and Challenging Books Middle Schoolers will LOVE

Check out our list of 10 Thought Provoking and Challenging Books Middle Schoolers will LOVE to Read. These books are EXCELLENT reads that are both entertaining, informative and absolutely moving. The genres on our list vary from memoirs to historical fiction. Many of these titles are true stories like A Long Walk to Water or historical fiction based very closely on real events like Refugee.  Obviously there are all kinds of amazing books for Middle Schoolers, but our list is meant to be … [Read More]


Five Little Pumpkins Poem and Crafts 

Do your kids love the Five Little Pumpkins rhyme? This Halloween craft is an absolute FAVORITE in our house - the poem is sweet and it's SO easy to do with the kiddos. All you'll need to buy is popsicle sticks if you don't already have a stash like this in your craft closet - I love this set of 200 for only $5! When my kids were tiny they adored every holiday nursery rhyme and tune available. A Halloween favorite was always Five Little Pumpkins. They'd sing it in music class, as preschoolers … [Read More]

UnitedHealthcare Medical grants

Apply for UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation Medical Grants #UHCCF

Read the scoop here on how to Apply for UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation Medical Grants! Parenting and life often equals chaos. When you add a sick kid or even a child with any type of minor medical issues to the mix, life gets CRAZY chaotic. Stressing about medical bills and other life expenses when you have a sick child is heartbreaking and overwhelming. Enter the UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation Medical Grants. Did you know that the UnitedHealthcare Children’s … [Read More]

galaxy's edge dining

Galaxy’s Edge Dining: What to Eat, Drink and Skip

Although there is plenty of story conflict to engage in when you visit Galaxy's Edge, there's also plenty of dining. All of that hacking and translating on your Datapad is sure to work up an appetite. Take a break from helping the Resistance (or the First Order), and indulge in some of Batuu's local cuisine. Here are some Galaxy's Edge dining tips, so you know what to eat, drink and skip in Black Spire Outpost. Galaxy's Edge Dining: What to Eat Whenever you can get a cinnamon roll type … [Read More]

AutoAir™ Bosch 500 Series Dishwasher

AutoAir™ Bosch 500 Series Dishwasher For the Win! @BOSCHHOMEUS @BestBuy #ad

We are HUGE Bosch appliance fans in my house. I'm the owner of a glorious Bosch Double Oven and a fabulous and super quiet Bosch Dishwasher, so I love to keep up with all of Bosch's latest appliance innovations. The AutoAir™ Bosch 500 Series Dishwasher available at Best Buy is innovating with some genius drying technology options. Check out the latest scoop on the AutoAir™ Bosch 500 Series Dishwasher and why you'll love it! Why You'll Love the AutoAir™ Bosch 500 Series … [Read More]

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American Girl Doll Pinball Machine

American Girl Doll Pinball Machine Photos and Video

Check out American Girl Julie's Pinball Machine! We've got first look photos and video of the American Girl Doll Pinball Machine that we captured in person during our demo at the TTPM Toy Show in New York City last week.  Julie's Pinball Machine from American Girl is super cool and this doll sized pinball machine works just like an actual pinball machine so you can really play pinball with it too! The American Girl Pinball Machine will be available on sale October 1st, 2019 in American Girl … [Read More]

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Save Big on the New Wireless Audio System from Bowers & Wilkins #BowersWilkins #FormationBar

Do you want the latest in home audio systems? Do you love to entertain? Do you love listening to tunes in your home? If so, a wireless system is totally the way to go nowadays - it almost seems like a fancy high quality high tech wireless sound system is becoming a normal feature in many homes today! The Bowers & Wilkins Formation® Suite, available at Best Buy, is a new wireless sound system that doesn't compromise sound quality.... it offers the convenience of wireless with the high … [Read More]

Original Pound Puppies Hit Stores in August

Blast from the Past: Original Pound Puppies Hit Stores in August #NationalMuttDay #PoundPuppies #BasicFun @BasicFunToys @AdoptAPetCom

LOVE this hot toy alert.... The Original Pound Puppies Hit Stores in August! When I was a kid in the 80's I was wild about my own Pound Puppies collection and now Basic Fun Toys has launched their own brand NEW Pound Puppies in the classic 80's tradition. Even better, the new Pound Puppies have teamed up with to raise awareness about pet adoption and help homeless pets go from alone to adopted too! Original Pound Puppies Hit Stores in August The original Pound Puppies … [Read More]

Bose Sunglasses Frames with Audio and Bluetooth Connectivity

WOW! Bose Sunglasses Frames with Audio and Bluetooth Connectivity #ad @Bose @BestBuy #bosesmartspeakersatbestbuy

What will they invent next? Check out these Bose Sunglasses Frames with Audio and Bluetooth Connectivity for the win!  I'm so thrilled to learn about these brilliant Sunglasses that are made complete with AUDIO and Bose Sound plus Bluetooth Connectivity. I've never been a big fan of ear buds, but like anyone would love to listen to music or a podcast on a walk or run. The Bose Sunglasses come in two stylish frame options, the Alto or the Rondo and are available at Best Buy. Take a peek at the … [Read More]

Max Crumbly Book Cover

Great Read: The Misadventures of Max Crumbly #Giveaway #MaxCrumbly

Classy Mommy partnered with Simon & Schuster to provide this fantastic giveaway with the new Max Crumbly title! As always, all thoughts and opinions are our own. Yay! The latest Max Crumbly book is now on sale in stores! Pick it up today for your kiddos to read by the pool or for some down time indoors during the hectic summer schedule. The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Masters of Mischief is the 3rd title in the Max Crumbly series by Rachel Renée Russell. Rachel Renée Russell  is … [Read More]

Cuddly and fun! The Baby Shark Puppet from WowWee actually sings when you work the "puppet" mouth and depending on how fast or slow your move the puppet the tempo of the Baby Shark tune will respond and sing either fast or slow. Cool!

Check out the latest Baby Shark Bath Toys from Zuru! They really move in the water and even SING as they swim. GENIUS! Perfect for kiddos of all ages and priced at a really reasonable $12.

Super cute from Moose Toys Little Live Pets is the new Unicorn Vet. Take a peek at how the Little Live Rainglow Unicorn Vet Set works - in our Little Live Pets Unicorn Vet Demo from the team at Moose. It includes a stethoscope, thermometer, and even unicorn drops to get your Unicorn feeling back to it's RAINGLOW self!

We stayed in the most stunning room at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Our room was # 511. Check out our Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Balcony Lakeview Room Review and Tour in this video and see an inside look at Room 511. We really lucked out with this room during our Tauck Bridges Tour. Although there are many lakeview rooms, only 5 have balconies!

Take a first look at Moose Toys Really Rad Robots Turbo Bot. Coming soon to stores, here is our DEMO. Control it with the remote, make it dance, and let it play pranks! Over 60 sounds and functions this robot tells responds to your voice, tells jokes and is built for speed and tricks. We loved it and I can't wait to get one on our hands at home to play with all the time!

Knuckle Headz Head Poppin' Racers from SD Toyz. Check out a demo of these super fun cars - the heads literally pop off when the cars crash! The heads are all interchangeable and these toy cars are cute and fun! Exclusive to Target at launch now.

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Insider's Guide and Review of the Four Seasons Orlando

Insider’s Guide and Review of the Four Seasons Orlando: Finally a Luxury Hotel for Disney Travelers #FSFamily @FSOrlando #OnceUponOrlando

Here’s our scoop on the luxurious brand new Four Seasons Resort in Orlando at Disney World. We’ve got tons of photos in this post to give you a taste of the magic, but I profess our photos just don’t do it justice.  We spent 4 nights here in Orlando and the resort is stunning. Gorgeous […]

3 Easy Easter Crafts

3 Easy Easter Crafts for Preschoolers

Easter Crafts galore using footprints, fingerprints, and paint! Check out our Easy Easter Crafts for Preschoolers and Toddlers below.   These are 3 of my FAVORITE super easy Easter crafts that are really fun for the kids and VERY easy for Mom to clean up. I like crafts that are SIMPLE and keep the children’s attention span […]

Best Hikes on Big Island of Hawaii - Pololu Valley Hike Tips and Photos

Best Hikes on Big Island of Hawaii – Pololu Valley Hike Tips #LetHawaiiHappen @GoHawaii

Best Hikes on Big Island of Hawaii Pololu Valley Hike Tips and more! Looking for a spectacular hike on the Big Island of Hawaii? Visiting the Pololu Valley for a hike down the trail to the black sand beach is an absolute must do! Check out our scoop on the Best Hikes on Big Island […]

2018 Honda Odyssey Minivan Review

2018 Honda Odyssey Video Review #HondaOdyssey #HondaFamilyOdyssey

Check out our 2018 Honda Odyssey Video Review from our family adventure in Hawaii.  We filmed this video review after spending 2 days driving all over exploring the Big Island of Hawaii in the new 2018 Honda Odyssey. It’s definitely great to showcase the inside and outside of the car on video – beyond just sharing […]

10 Must Do Activities and Attractions at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter #universalorlando #harrypotter

10 Must Do Attractions and Activities at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter @UniversalORL #UniversalOrlando

Calling all Harry Potter fans! When you make the pilgrimage to Universal Orlando, arriving at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter is like stepping into the pages of the book or onto the set of the movie. Incredible! I promise you’ll love every second of your visit.  My entire family is wild for all things […]

Honeydukes Candy

Honeydukes Candy Shop at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Photos galore! Honeydukes sweet shop was one of my favorite spots to experience “off the pages” of the Harry Potter books on our recent trip since not only could you see every thing you read about or watched in the movies, but you could also literally taste the candy creations as well making it all […]


A Memory of a Lifetime: Getting tucked into bed by Grover #BeachesMoms

Wow. We will NEVER forget this incredible evening when Grover came to our hotel room to read Kyle & Kenzie a storybook  and tuck them into bed during our vacation at Beaches Resort in Turks & Caicos. The kids both adored the experience but little Kyle, age 3 about to turn 4 the very next […]


How to Throw a Candyland Birthday Party

It’s a budget friendly Candyland party too! Check out our ideas on how to throw a candyland birthday party below. Thanks to our guest writer, Iris Metal for this story. How to throw a Candyland Birthday Party The day after my son Brody turned 4, I started planning his 5th birthday party. Yes, I am one […]