Cutting the Cable Cord: Stream With Google Chromecast

When we moved into our new home almost two years ago I went back and forth on getting cable or not, of course the “new subscriber” deal got the best of me and I signed up. Every year since then when our cable bill increases I go back and forth on “cutting the cord”. When […]

How to Play a Keyboard for Beginners

This past summer Jonathan started to express interest in learning how to play an instrument. He had spent two weeks playing on my brother-in-laws piano during our visit to Michigan and was looking forward learning how to play additional songs, besides Mary Had a Little Lamb and Hot Cross Buns, the only two songs I […]

Upgrade Your Internet With The Linksys WRT3200ACM Wi-Fi Router

I have been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. My kids will never know the struggle of having dial-up internet or competing with siblings as we try to log into the same AOL account and get knocked off.  Gone are […]

Introduction to Coding: Learning Resources STEM Robot Mouse Coding Activity Set

Back when I went to elementary school our extra classes I used to get excited for our “specials” which included art, music and gym class. Fast forward 25 years, and now my kindergartener and 2nd grader look forward to their “specials” that not only include art, music, and gym, but STEM class as well. With […]

Baby Gear: Baby’s Journey Smart Sync Baby Monitor Review

This post was sponsored by Baby’s Journey as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary merchandise to facilitate my review. When Jonathan was born over 8 years ago, we had a simple baby monitor that allowed me to hear any noises coming from his room, but the static was awful. We sometimes used at […]

Holiday Gift Guide: LeapFrog LeapTV Giveaway

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

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 […]

NEW Philips Sonicare For Kids with Bluetooth Technology

Thank-you to Sonicare for sponsoring today’s discussion. While Jonathan has always enjoyed brushing his teeth, flossing, and swishing the fluoride rinse, we found out at his second to last six month cleaning that he could do a better job brushing the front of his teeth. While he always brushed his teeth, he would often focus on […]

LeapFrog LeapPad Platinum Kids Learning Tablet

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, […]

Gifts for Newlyweds & New Homeowners | Fellowes M-12C Shredder

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Fellowes Brands. I received a product sample to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. When it comes to gifting, I always try to purchase a gift that will be used, not something that would […]