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Family Game Night with Suspend plus #giveaway

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Family Game Night used to be the norm in our house. Those days have become a bit scarce lately. We have busy schedules and even the kids just want some down time vegging in front of the tv or playing video games. But sometimes there comes a game that gets the kids to turn off […]




Toob Time

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When Shaun entered the 2 year old class in daycare back in 2005 the teachers were impressed with his animal recognition and sounds. Typically kids know cat, dog, cow and bird but he could recognize an iguana, zebra, walrus and sloth. While I’d like to take the credit for this braniac moment it wasn’t me. […]




Hawaiian Lei Craft

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Summer crafting is in full swing but it’s hard to get them up on a regular basis. While we went on vacation this year it’s wasn’t tropical or remote like last years trip. To take our minds back to sandy beaches and palm trees we decided to make some flower leis. This particular craft can […]




Off to Mom-Moms House, Trunki Giveaway

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Shae loves to spend the night at my parent’s house and now my sister’s. She had her first sleepover at my sister’s last weekend and took along her new Melissa and Doug Trunki rolling suitcase. The Trunki is a little more than just a suitcase actually, it’s also a ride on toy and personalized friends. […]




Adding Fiskars to Craft Time

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Craft time is probably one of Shae’s most favorite times of day. We don’t get to do a project everyday but a couple times a week is good progress for us. We’ve been stocking on supplies but were lacking tools. Fiskars sent us some great additions to help with embellishing and adding those fun final […]




Too Cute for Words, GummyLump Toy #Giveaway

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Shae’s greatest loves in the world are of course ME, her pillow pets and her play kitchen. The play kitchen is over 2 years old but gets used every day. We’ve been slowly switching out the original plastic and flimsy food and accessories for high quality wooden play food and toys that are made to […]




GummyLump Crafts for Kids plus Easel Giveaway

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It may be cold outside but that doesn’t mean it can’t be tons of fun inside. Join me and GummyLump as we work on 300 Crafts for Kids in 2011. Throughout 2011 GummyLump will post fun, creative, preschool suitable crafts that any family can do at home. With the collection of standard supplies, some specialty […]




Gummy Lump sells Melissa and Doug toys and more plus GIVEAWAY-CLOSED

Pretend play is the number one form of play in our house. Shae’s imagination runs wild especially when playing with her kitchen and food. Melissa and Doug play food is among the best out there in terms of quality, construction and design. Gummy Lump is a leading online seller of excellent imaginative children’s toys for […]