Halloween Cake Ideas from Scary Cake Bake Contest

picture of Our Scarey Bake Halloween Cake

Last week, I had to bake a Scary Cake for my son’s Boy Scouts Scary Cake Bake Contest. Below are some great Halloween Cake Ideas from photos I took at the Scary Cake Bake Contest Before last week, I had never heard of a Scary Cake Bake Contest before, nor had I ever baked a […]

Best Circus Ever! Ringling Bros. and Barnum Bailey Fully Charged in Town for 1 More Day!


The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Fully ChargedSM is in Cleveland for one more day. Sunday, October 23, 2011 is your last chance to experience the “greatest show on Earth” this year. My husband and I both agree that this was the best circus we have ever been to (and we’ve been to many!). […]

Is I-X Trick or Treat Street Worth It?

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The I-X Trick or Treat Street started today and runs through next Sunday, October 30, 2011. We took our kids today and had a blast! Everything was just perfect. Our kids headed straight for the kiddie rides side of the event. There was so much for them to do. Each ride is easily marked as […]

Kids MIC with Voice Effects: Voice Rockrz MIC Review

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Everyone wants to be a rock star! With the new session of Glee and The X Factor, kids can show off their talent too! They can with the new Voice Rockrz MIC from First Act Discovery. Voice Rockrz MIC Review The AOM music lover is Lila, so we gave her a shot at stardom! She […]

Cute, Crafty Halloween Gift Ideas with Eos Smooth Sphere Lip Balms – Ideas

crafty halloween gift ideas from Eos Smooth Sphere lip balm

I love giving and receiving crafty gifts around the holidays.  To pass muster with me and get on my “to do” list, the gift idea needs to be cute and simple.  Our friends at eos beauty products are sharing some great cute, simple craft ideas for the Halloween season.  All of the crafts listed use […]

The Mighty Macs – A Great Family Movie


Last night, my family and I had the pleasure to sit down together and preview “The Mighty Macs” movie, which will hit the big screens nationwide tomorrow.  All four of us gave it 2 thumbs up!  It’s hard to find a movie that entertains adults and kids of varying ages – we have a four […]

Largus Sound Booster for iPod Touch and iPhone – Review & Discount Code


My 9 months old loves to listen to lullaby at his bedtime.  It has been a part of his bedtime routine.  He knows to lay down and close his eyes when the lullaby starts playing. It is too cute.  Anyway, I do not have many lullaby CD collection, therefore, the Pandora “Lullaby Station” on the iPhone does […]

Kroger’s Private Selection Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream Recall


Kroger, an Cincinatti, Ohio based supermarket, is recalling their select containers of Private Selection Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream.  They were sold in 10 states with Ohio being one of them.  Other states that were affected are Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, portions of eastern Missouri, and northern Kentucky, South Carolina, and eastern Tennessee.   The products were recalled because […]

Create a Doll that Looks Like Your Daughter with My Twinn Doll

picture of My Twinn Doll with her twin

Are you looking for a one-of-a-kind special gift for your girl? How about a doll that is customized to look like your daughter? My Twinn Dolls are created by skilled artisans to look like your daughter from the face shape to hand painted facial features to perfectly matching hair. My Twinn Doll Review Elizabeth couldn’t […]

Be a Lunch Bag Hero with Land O’Frost Wrap Kits


I hate packing school lunches, in fact I have 2 to pack yet tonight. Since school started, I’ve been on a mission to provide my kids with healthy, hearty lunches that are also quick and easy for me to make.  Maybe I over-analyze what I pack in their bags. I’ve found the perfect solution that […]

Stepping out with Pediped – Quality, Comfort and Stylish Children Shoes Review

Pediped®  Aspen in Fuchsia

Being the daughter of a shoe salesman I am kind of picky about what I put on my feet and my kids feet.  I want my kids to be in great fitting, comfortable, stylish shoes and also to keep my budget in check!  Being the “picky shoe mom” that I am, I was offered to […]

WEEBLES Turn ‘n Tumble Home Review

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My husband remembers his WEEBLES castle set fondly. One yard sale morning, he woke up late and discover his WEEBLES wobbling away with another child. Somehow, it got in the yard sale box by mistake. WEEBLES are still a favorite toy many years later with incredible sets for your kids to enjoy! WEEBLES Turn ‘n […]

Poppin Park Elefun Busy Ball Popper Review

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Babies and toddlers are mesmerized by balls, especially when they are poppin up, droppin down, and making music! The Poppin Park Elefun Busy Ball Popper is practically guaranteed to make your child giggle with delight. I know this because we had a similar Hasbro toy for my kids when they were younger and it was […]

Remote Control Car for Toddlers – Hasbro Tonka Flip The Bounce Back Racer Review

picture of Hasbro Tonka Flip The Bounce Back Racer

My brother always had the coolest remote control cars growing up. We tried to get Elijah one several years ago but he was way too young for it. That ended in frustration and an un-played with toy. Finding a remote control car for young kids hasn’t always been easy. Hasbro has a new remote control […]

No Scrub Carpet Stain Removal

picture of BISSELL Stomp 'N Go Stain Lifting Pads

As a mom with young kids and a dog, it is nearly impossible to keep carpets stain free. I try to catch accidents when they happen and scrub until the stain is out. For tough stains, I drag out the carpet cleaner which is not only time consuming but a pain. Sometimes it is not […]