Review: Polly Pocket Stick N Play Sets


When my oldest daughter turned three, I was so excited because suddenly she was old enough to play with all of those age 3+ toys – the ones with tiny pieces or whatnot. I know, it’s not like you throw a switch or something and every ‘big kid’ toy out there becomes immediately safe – [...]

Review: belVita Breakfast Biscuits


Breakfast has been a bane of my existence for some time now. I often skip it, even though I know I shouldn’t – and trying to find something that tastes good, is at least somewhat healthy, and is quick and easy hasn’t been easy to do. Although my family remain die-hard cereal eaters, I’m allergic [...]

“Rally for Recess” with Dannon Danimals®


Back when I was a kid, we used to have recess three times every day – morning, lunchtime and afternoon. I knew that schools have had to cut recess times over the years in order to squeeze in more instructional time and do what they can with limited resources, so I wasn’t surprised to find [...]

Our Mattel Fijit Friends Playdate Premiere Party


As anyone who knows my kids would likely agree – they love music and to dance, especially my spotlight-loving 8-year-old. And she has some pretty good moves too – moves which both of her sisters attempt to copy, with somewhat mixed (and often amusing) results. But they all have a blast, and I love that [...]

Review: Cottonelle Flushable Moist Wipes


Back when my older girls were potty training (a process that seemed to go on forever, lol!), I discovered the joy that is flushable moist wipes. Suddenly we didn’t have a diaper pail to handle regular baby wipes anymore, and just throwing them in the regular garbage seemed, well icky. Having wipes right there in [...]

See ‘Truth Be Told’ on April 16th!


Over the past several months, I’ve been excited to be able to screen some of the ‘Family Movie Night’ movies made for television by Walmart & P&G – such as The Jensen Project, and Change of Plans. There are many things that I love about these movies – but all of them can pretty much [...]