It's that time of year again! The holidays are right around the corner and we have your guide to some of the hottest new toys this season! Here is our break down of some of the best toys and games we've tried this year. TINY LOVE 4-in-1 ACTIVITY CENTER We just loved this activity center from Tiny Love! The best thing about it was that … [Read more...]

Dads don't want ties. Ever. It's like getting kids socks for Christmas. Sure, dad might need them, but it's hard to be excited about a piece of clothing required for work. Instead, this Father's Day, get dad this book: We Stood Upon Stars by Roger Thompson. Dads crave adventure. You may have heard some tales about crazy campouts or road trips … [Read more...]

Growing up, I had one sister. My Dad was the lone dude in the house during my entire childhood - even the pets were girls until later in life. Today, I have the opposite going on in my house - a husband, two boys and even a boy cat surround me daily. And let me tell you, it can STINK! I've noticed it mostly with my boys as they get older - there's … [Read more...]

Camping Beer Koozies, $19- DAD20 for 20% off I Love My Dad Cutting Board, $29.99 - SRCH25GP for 25% off Moscow Mule Mugs, $50 - DAD20 for 20% off Great Mind Puzzles, $20 Portable Briefcase Grill, $80 ID Bracelet, $30 Desktop Sand Windows, $90 … [Read more...]

I love me some holiday PJ's and this year I thought it would be fun to find matching ones for my son and daughter. You wouldn't believe how hard that task can be! When I found Pajamagram I was so excited because not only did they have PJ's that would allow my son and daughter to match, but they even allowed for my husband and I to match … [Read more...]

Is your guy doing Movember?  I case you haven't heard of it, here's a little explanation via Google: Movember (a portmanteau from the Australian-English diminutive word for "moustache", "mo", and "November") is an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men's health issues, such as … [Read more...]

Right around the time that soccer season started this fall, a friend posted about the Sport Brella ($19.99, Amazon). I think it was my friend Amy from TeachMama.com but I can't be sure - was that you Amy?  If so, thank you!  I am totally in love with this little product that I ended up ordering after seeing it on Facebook and can't believe that … [Read more...]

So we're currently on vacation at the beach with some friends and I broke out Tapple a couple of nights ago.  It was a game that came in my Sweet Suite gift box and we thought we'd give it a try one night.  It's our new addiction!  This quick and fun game is great for both kids and parents and we've been playing it after hours adults only … [Read more...]

I am blogging on behalf of Walmart.com and received compensation for my time, but the views expressed here are solely mine, not Walmart’s. Shop online and save money to live better at http://www.walmart.com. Father's Day is Sunday June 15th this year.  Dads do a lot year around, and it's a great day to show them a little appreciation and love, … [Read more...]

Recently, my iPhone went through a little PMS moment and decided not to play my music for me.  Whatever it was, I couldn't figure out how to get it to play music (with or without headphones) for two days.  It miraculously cured itself after 48 hours but I had a run in the middle of it all and had to run in silence.  It was weird! I know tons of … [Read more...]