My guys have been all over playing with our Nintendo Switch, even more than usual, thanks to our trip to Nintendo HQ in Redmond last week. The timing had worked out well too because I had gotten a few sample games in the mail the week before we left so they were loaded up on new games to try and play. With the holidays coming, I wanted to … [Read more...]

Somehow Thanksgiving has totally snuck up on me! What about you guys? We have a little over a week until the big day. If you're hosting or looking for some fun crafts to do with the kiddos leading up to Thanksgiving, we totally have you covered here! Check out this collection of 26 Thanksgiving crafts you could do with the kiddos on Thanksgiving … [Read more...]

Hey guys! I'm still getting adjusted to being back home and on East coast time after a couple of fun-filled days out in the Seattle area. We were invited back to Nintendo headquarters in Redmond, WA, which is like a dream come true for our little gaming family. {You can read my review from our 2016 trip here} Nintendo is the favorite in our … [Read more...]

How had I not heard of this before? Have you guys? A friend shared about this today on Facebook and I think it's ingenious! It's a tradition called the Switch Witch, think Easter Bunny or Santa but only this little lady comes into your house, takes all your Halloween candy and leave the kids with small toys or items as a trade. It first … [Read more...]

Resurrecting an oldie but goodie because this continues to be a really popular post on Mommies with Style despite the fact that the original 20 Non-Candy Halloween Ideas is from 2014! Of course we know the kiddos love candy but I'll be honest, my guys love getting some non-candy in the mix for something different and of course as a parent it's easy … [Read more...]

Sharing some quick photos from a game we played at the beach a couple of weeks back: Who's the Dude. It's your classic charades game with a twist - act out clues using the inflatable "Dude" that comes with the game. Seems pretty simple and silly, right? It was good for many laughs throughout the week with family. The kids and family … [Read more...]

Packing for college is stressful! Luckily, Im here to help you out. There are PLENTY of items you may realize you need once youre at school. Here are the top things you cant forgetremember, its the little things that make a huge difference. Speaker Life is always better with music. A speaker in college is a must for showers, mornings, and having … [Read more...]

No, I didn't just make up my own word with "biggerer." Honeycomb by Post cereal has a new campaign going - they are challenging consumers to "think biggerer" with their cereal. What does this mean? Well, you can interpret it any way you want. What does it meant to you to "think biggerer?" The week before our box of Honeycomb arrived, we had a … [Read more...]

Yo friends. It's been awhile since I brought you a good old fashioned toy round up. I was up in New York City a couple of weeks ago for a client meeting and I ended up swinging through Blogger Bash, a blogger event that I've attended the last few years. They host Sweet Suite, an evening with toy brands so it's always a great time for me get a … [Read more...]

Essential oils fan? I know I love using my diffuser and I've tried essential oils for a number of other homeopathic remedies over the years. So when I was recently at a baby event in NYC, I was attracted to the Oilogic booth. Essential Oils are all-natural and non-toxic so I guess it makes sense they would be a great option for little … [Read more...]