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Osmo Coding Jam Review

If you have been around here for a while you know “screen time” is sacred.  None of this lazy days watching youtube, and spending all of our hard earned money on apps without us knowing.  With much dismay, we pulled the plug and allow for devices to be utilized for an hour a day, and that is only on the weekends. Then a little smarty pants placed Osmo on their Christmas wishlist. My children are well aware the way to…

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Sugar Free Easter Baskets

Thoughts of Easter baskets typically render images of sugared variations of treats that my kids will inhale quicker than any meal I have ever presented them.  This year I am leaving the candy store empty handed.  I am going for a sugar free Easter basket, and I am certain my kids will not mind one bit. Neither will my dentist. Are you like me, and looking for something bigger than jelly beans, and sugary sweets? I am sharing my Easter…

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Celebrating #WorldMonopolyDay

Growing up in my family, Monopoly was the most played game for us, it was a rite of passage.  Despite the way the game ended, fond memories remain of playing with my siblings, parents, grandparents, cousins etc. This generation now is all about devices, and I am doing everything in my power to limit the screen time (unless it is educational). With the grandparents over for a visit, my kids were ready to share their new Monopoly Junior game where being…

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My Fearless Dreamers are ready for take off

A day of bickering. Which can happen after spending hours in the car together, I was ready to literally send my two littles to Mars! Thankfully Fearless Dreamer allowed this to happen without a flight along a NASA spaceship. Just as I shouted bed time! These two joined forces and planned to explore outer space.  I am always one to encourage their imaginations, and think outside of the box, and they knew it would definitely erase the memories of the…

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Official Giveaway RULES

OFFICIAL GIVEAWAY RULES NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AS OF START DATE OF THE GIVEAWAY (as listed on the google docs giveaway entry form) AND A LEGAL RESIDENT OF AND CURRENTLY RESIDING IN…

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Gift Giving with Leap Frog!

I love to give the gifts that continue to give well past the Holiday season.  For me those are typically gifts from LeapFrog.  Like so many of my friends and family Leap Frog is our leading resource for educational products or toys as this kids refer to them, and learning videos.  It is the gift the kids love to enjoy for hours on end, while as moms we smile because we know they are learning! A secret Mom win. We…

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