The Bronx Zoo

Sorry I'm later then usual. Just got back from the Bronx Zoo where I was a parent chaperone for the 5th grade field trip there. We had such an awesome day and while it was nice to spend a day with just Johnny it was a long first day without Sawyer. I still have tons of photos to go through but wanted to share these for now. … [Read more...]

{Wordless Wednesday} Swing Batta Batta Batta Swing

Baseball season has officially started here. Johnny passed this season but Gavin is still playing: and Sawyer had fun watching...   Johnny wouldn't let me take his pic. When he does- most look like this. The joys of having an 11 year old... ONLY Wordless/Wordful related posts should be linked here. No giveaways or other posts. It must link directly to your WW post not you main … [Read more...]

Tea Collection $100 Gift Card Giveaway and Review!

Gavin just started getting into picking out his own clothes this past year. Previous to that he would wear whatever you handed him or what ever he found first. About a year ago we discovered Tea Collection clothing and Gavin just loved the items we picked out for him. The salamander shirt was soon a hit and was one of his most worn shirts last summer. Since then we have been huge fans of the … [Read more...]

Hippity Hop Goes The Easter Bunny

Knowing my due date lingered around Easter and knowing that if I went over my due date and had to have that C-section I was desperately avoiding I would have been in the hospital up until Easter day and wanted to prep the kids Easter Baskets in advance. Of course, I had pregnancy brain this time and I forgot so much. Thanks to being on top of things in the past and Hubby we pulled it all off … [Read more...]

Fun Valentine’s Day Craft Projects

This weekend I'll be having some Valentine's Day fun with the boys! We have a cake we're planning on baking and some fun arts & crafts planned. We need to get a start on the kids classroom valentine's and get some decor up. I've totally dropped the ball on this holiday and it's very unlike me but between getting sick and the surgery I've just been chasing my own tail these days. Here are some … [Read more...]

Icebreaker Will Keep Your Family Warm This Winter! Review & Giveaway!

Being an adult you'd thin kby now I would have invested in quality items to keep me warm through the winter, after all I do live in New England. Instead year after year and often several times per season I find myself buying cheap hats and gloves to outfit my family. I have it set that way as if they lose them it's okay but honestly no one is losing anything instead we're ending up with wet, cold … [Read more...]

B2B: Little One Books $25 Gift Card Giveaway!

One thing I believe is crucial right from the start is talking to your baby. With reading also being of importance to start as early as possible it's key to pick books that stay simple and have bright colors. While a baby might not understand exactly what you are telling them, the sound of your voice means so much to your child. Why not read to them as a way to sooth them. As they grow they will … [Read more...]

HalloweenCostumes.Org Childrens Deluxe Scooby Doo Costume Review

I can't believe that Halloween is just around the corner! I feel like it was just yesterday that I was planning our summer! Of course the kids are loving the fact that they can get dressed up and go trick or treating and see how much candy they can get their hands on this year. Normally, when it comes to costumes they both have a list a mile long of what they want to be but not this year. They … [Read more...]

Threadless Tees Review & Giveaway!

Find clothing that is both quality made and fashionably fitting to both my kids and my own needs. They have tons of different prints to chose from and their prices are incredibly reasonable. We recently did our back to school shopping and it was absolutely the most miserable experience. See, my oldest is almost 11 and has the idea in his head that he knows what is 'cool' when in fact he doesn't. I … [Read more...]