Do you encourage the #Pedorazzi? #nokidspolicy

I'm going to start this post with a disclosure that I get absolutely nothing from writing this except for good karma. I got to spend my afternoon on a conference call with Kristen Bell today. (Yes, the same Kristen Bell who is Veronica Mars and does Anna's voice in Frozen). The things I learned to day about the paparazzi makes me sick. As a mom, I can … [Read more...]

Discovery Girls Giveaway

This giveaway is now over. The winner is Ann F. Congrats! Most girls magazines feature celebrity articles, and honestly, they are all about boys. What if there was something different out there that girls would like and that wasn't all about boys, celebrities, and how to lose 5 pounds in 7 days? There is. Discovery Girls is a national magazine aimed at … [Read more...]

Build a Bear – Wii Style

Have you ever went to the Build A Bear Workshop?  If so, you will know that it is one of the coolest places around if you have kids.  It is seriously like watching magic happen as you watch your bear being made.  It is awesome that you can personalize it and everything.  However, when we moved from Aurora back to Chicago, I didn't realize that we were going … [Read more...]

Sony Mommy Blogger Event

I am so bad. I have been so busy since I got back, I am finally now writing about this awesome event. I was contacted about this the day before my birthday (I know, what a great birthday present!!!). Sony wanted to talk to 15 mommy bloggers and give us some cameras (I didn't know this last part till the day before I left for the trip!). All expenses paid … [Read more...]