Oct 172016

PJ Masks is one of my daughter’s newest favorite shows.  In fact, Owlette was a serious contender for her Halloween costume this year.

Free Printable PJ Masks Halloween Party Invitations

If you’re not familiar with PJ Masks show it’s about three friends – Connor, Amaya and Greg – who are each 6-years-old.  By day, they go to school like everyone else.  But at night they become Catboy, Owlette and Gekko, heroes who swoop into action solving mysteries that arise during the day. Continue reading »

Oct 092016

I’ve been thankful to be part of Hasbro’s #PlayLikeHasbro team for awhile now.  It’s fun to get to know the hot new Hasbro toys as they are coming out, and my daughter loves testing out the toys they send for us to enjoy.

3 Hasbro toys your kids will love - including My Little Pony, Disney Elena of Avalor, and Transformers!

Most recently we received three new Hasbro toys: My Little Pony Explore Equestria Friendship Express Train with Princess Twilight Sparkle, Transformers: Robots in Disguise Power Surge Optimus Prime, and the Disney Elena of Avalor & Princess Isabel Dolls. Continue reading »

Aug 272016

Depending on where you live, school has either just gone back in or is getting ready to start soon.  According to my Facebook stream, back to school shopping is still in full swing as many friends are posting and comparing their school supply lists.

You got the pencils, notebooks, backpack - but here are 5 unique school supplies that you just might not have thought of!

I noticed some odd choices – only yellow notebooks, specific name-brand pencils – that showed up on a few lists.  But there are a few items that no one has mentioned that I think are perfect for back to school.

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Jul 292016

I have to say that Netflix Original Series have become some of my favorite programming over the last few years.  There are just so many great shows!  And now there’s the new Netflix Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh.

Dreamworks & Netflix Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh Exclusively on Netflix

Netflix Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh features the best friend pairing of Tip & Oh, characters from DreamWorks’ movie Home.  The series picks up where the movie left off, following the pair as they navigate through the new cohabited world of humans and aliens in which they now live. Continue reading »

Jul 052016

Home and work computers were just coming on the scene when I was a kid.  My Dad had to take a computer class when I was five or six, and because of that we ended up with one of the popular home computers from the early 80s.

STEM learning is fun for preschoolers with the Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-PillarViews From the ‘Ville has received the Code-a-Pillar for free in order to review.

He had a book on coding, and I remember he let me read through it and play around with the computer.  I was really young, but I had such a good time making the screen change colors or play music or other things.  It set the stage for a love of computers and coding that I still have now. Continue reading »