Preparing Kids to Go Back to School Stressfree

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Preparing kids to go back to school at be easier said then done in some cases. My oldest daughter has anxiety. She worries way more than any 10 year old should every worry. The end of third grade and all of fourth grade was really rough for her. I am sure that fifth grade will prove […]

Interactive and Educational Fun with New Ubooly Lab

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This Interactive and Educational Fun with New Ubooly Lab is sponsored by Ubooly. You may recall a post I did about a great technology gift for kids called Ubooly just his past December. It is this stuffed animal that comes to life with your iPod or iPhone. By simply downloading an application and then sliding your […]

Birthday Party Checklist When Planning A Sweet 16 Party

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This Birthday Party Checklist When Planning A Sweet 16 Party post is written on behalf of LinkVehicle. It was a long time ago that I turned “Sweet 16″, and honestly do not remember my birthday being quite so sweet. It is a little strange now to have friends of mine with kids who are turning 16 […]

Shake It Up: I <3 Dance Music CD Review

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This Shake It Up: I <3 Dance Music CD post is brought to you by Child’s Play Communications. All opinions are 100% my own. Do you have kids between the ages of 2 – 11? Do they watch the hit Disney TV series Shake It Up? All three of my children love this show and have […]

How to Create Personal Space for Kids in Shared Rooms

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Recently I have had to look at how to create personal space for Megan who shares a room with Anna. Megan is nine, almost 10 and Anna is five. When we found out we were pregnant with twins 5 years ago, we knew at some point Megan would need to share a room. I had […]

Tom’s of Maine “Be A Tooth Fairy Hero” Contest

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It has always been a priority of mine to have healthy teeth and keep my children’s teeth healthy as well. Up until a year a go I had only had one cavity my whole life. The cavity was on a molar in the back of my mouth that was always very hard to reach. I […]

Technology Gifts for Kids – The Ubooly #AdoptUbooly

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Kids are getting more and more technologically savvy.  I never cease to be amazed at how quickly they learn to get around on a computer or an electronic device.  It seems now that there are so many handheld devices kids are learning even younger how to maneuver around technology.  Our twins (Anna & Ethan) are getting […]

Online Wish List Creation With #GiftBirdy

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Each year my kids make their Christmas list on a large sheets of paper and, generally just add on to it as they see more things they want.  However, usually by the time we are actually ready to sit down and look at the list and decide what we are going to get off that […]

Decorating Kids Bedrooms

Decorating Kids Bedrooms Over the past year we have been working on moving the kids into different bedrooms.  In the process of doing the room switches we have also been decorating kids bedrooms.  Anna and Ethan have shared a room since they were born, and Megan has had her own room.  Then in November of […]