Family Travel: Tips for Packing with Kids + Giveaway

packing list traveling with kids

As a mother of two elementary school children, I try to do everything to keep them from becoming sick. I’ve taught them to wash their hands,  keep their hands away from their face, drink plenty of fluids and stay active, but as you know sickness can sneak up no matter how much you try to prevent it. This […]

i’Coo Acrobat Plus iGuard35 Infant Car Seat

icoo acrobat lightweight travel system

With our third child due in July, we have tried out a number of travel systems of all different price points. The newest luxury stroller to arrive is the i’Coo Acrobat Stroller Travel System. If you are not familiar with iCoo, it is a subsidiary of Hacuk. that offers high-fashion and high-end baby gear. The color combination […]

Graco Modes 3 Lite Click Connect Travel System Review

Graco Modes 3 Lite Travel System

With the recent news that we’ll be expecting our third child in July, I’ve been making a list for what we will need for our new bundle of joy. With our youngest turning six years old in a couple weeks we do not have much left from his infant years besides a couple boxes of clothes. The strollers, infant […]

Holiday Gift Guide: LeapFrog LeapTV Giveaway

Leapfrog LeapTV Blaze and the monster machine game

With Christmas less than four weeks away, I need to start narrowing down my children’s wish list. I usually almost always have my shopping done by now, but I can totally see gifts arriving the Christmas week this year. Have you started or finished your holiday shopping yet? If you are shopping for a preschooler, […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Vtech Kidizoom Action Cam

Kidizoom Action Cam

Last summer Trevor had a blast using our neighbors action cam while snowmobiling. He’s my little thrill seeker and loves watching videos of himself as he rides the snowmobile, his scooter, or his bicycle. I can totally picture him, doing flips and stunts in the air when he gets older. I’ve been wanting to get […]

LeapFrog LeapPad Platinum Kids Learning Tablet

LeapFrog LeapPad Platinum

With a number of tablets on the market, its hard to narrow down which is the best to buy, especially with the holidays right around the corner. I have always been a fan of the LeapFrog Leapad, and Jonathan received his first one for Christmas years ago. Through the years, we have acquired newer versions, […]

Blast Into Space With New Miles From Tomorrowland Toys

miles from tomorrowland house party

The kids have recently become obsessed with Miles From Tomorrowland, and enjoy watching it on Nick Jr. whenever possible.  They often mimic the show and pretend that they are Miles Callisto and Merc, the family’s robo ostrich. While we don’t shop at Toys R Us too often, every time we do visit they have been checking out […]