♪ Alvin, Simon, Theodore ♪ You are welcome for putting than in your head for the rest of the day. ;) Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chip-Wrecked the movie is coming out December 16th, but you can have the video game sooner! Chipwrecked is available for Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, and Xbox 360.
Experience stardom on stage in this game based on the … [Read More...]
I have many fond memories of playing Uno with my maternal grandfather while I was growing up. He could either be fiercely competitive or let me win depending on the day. If you don't have a cool grandpa to mix things up for you, Uno Roboto will do the job instead! Uno Roboto is unpredictable, random, and makes sure that no two Uno games are exactly … [Read More...]
Baby dolls have come a long way since I was a little girl! Mattel's Little Mommy My Very Real Baby Doll takes playing mommy to a whole new level of interaction. With realistic movements sounds, My Very Real Baby helps your child enjoy nurturing play even more with special lights and sensors. When she licks her fruit bar, her tongue lights up green … [Read More...]
Yesterday was a sad day at our house because we had to return our loaner 2012 Kia Sorento. For a week we enjoyed the spacious interior, luxury features, and quality performance of this vehicle both around town and on the highway. Let me point out what each of us enjoyed most about the car:
For me it was all about the luxury features and how … [Read More...]
Family Movie Night is almost here! This is the 5th Family Movie Night movie that I've had the opportunity to sneak peek, and I'm happy to share Game of Your Life with my readers. Game of Your Life premiers Friday, December 2 on NBC at 8pm ET/7pm CT and stars Lea Thompson, Tom Nowicki, and Titus Makin Jr., and Nathan Cress.
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'Tis the season for eating! Between football tailgating, Thanksgiving, and Christmas, most of us will pack on a few pounds during November and December which makes it hard sometimes to remember those who are going hungry. I tend to think of hunger as a problem that affects citizens of developing countries, but did you know that in 2010, 17.2 … [Read More...]
I hope everyone enjoyed a lovely Thanksgiving with their friends and families! Hubs, Sweet T, and I traveled to spend the holiday weekend with Hubs' family as we have for the past four years in a row. His mom made a delicious spread that included a few of her signature desserts (recipes coming soon if I can wrangle them from her!)
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This post brought to you by Avocados from Mexico. All opinions are 100% mine.
Avocados are probably the one vegetable I've never had to force myself to eat. They are so delicious I'm happy to slice one up, sprinkle with salt & pepper, and enjoy! Since Avocados pack in so much potassium, fiber, folate, and vitamins C, E, and B, I hope Sweet T … [Read More...]
Monthly energy bills during the wintertime can be a bear! Hubs and I are always looking for ways to save. We've installed new energy efficient windows and a wood-burning stove to help out with heating costs. We've also replaced the weather stripping around our doors. What else can we do? Well, Filtrete has some ideas for us:
When sealing up the … [Read More...]
Happy Black Friday! The holiday shopping season is officially in full swing. Will you be braving the crowds and finding great deals today? Traditionally, my mother-in-law and I hit our favorite craft supply store on Black Friday, but with a toddler in tow that seems to be about all the post-Thanksgiving shopping either of us have the energy for! … [Read More...]
I can remember the final weeks of my pregnancy with Sweet T quite clearly. Even though I couldn't wait to sleep on my stomach again and be able to sit down without a foot poking my ribs, I'm happy she decided to stay put for a full 39 weeks.
Sweet T at 10 minutes old
Did you know that more than 500,000 babies every year in the United States are … [Read More...]