Pandamonium Tween Girls Costume

This year finding Madison a Halloween costume that both of us liked was a lot more interesting. Costumes for soon to be ten year olds that aren't too old for her (as in, I wanted her covered verses a lot of the costumes on the market). Halloween Adventure had exactly what we were looking for. The Pandamonium Tween Girls Costume includes a dress … [Read more...]

Halloween Dog Photo Costume Contest

As many of you know, we have a dog, so I have a great Halloween giveaway for all of you who have dogs! It is time to pull out those old photos of your little dogs (or big ones) in a Halloween costume. If you don't have any, make sure you take some! Yes, that is my dog in a cowboy hat. Before she tried to eat it, of course! One lucky winner from this … [Read more...]

Harry Potter Costumes

I know it is only May, but my kids are already talking about what they want to be for Halloween. Yes, we are a family that plans ahead. Madison recently informed me that she wants to be Hermione, so I have been on the hunt for Harry Potter Halloween costumes. I am not sure what inspired her visit into the magical world of Harry Potter. However, I was happy … [Read more...]

Shout Stain Remover

I hate Chicago weather. One day it is 40 degrees. The next day is is in the 70s. Seriously. It drives me insane when you don't know how to dress your kids for the day. Since it is fall, my kids tend to get 100 times dirtier. I swear. Since we've been getting a lot of rain, they seem to be muddier too. As one of the bloggers for the Growing Tree Toys … [Read more...]

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Party Time

In celebration of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron out on 3D Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital SD and On-Demand on October 2nd,  we had a movie night at our house.  You know how much we love Marvel, so we had a great time!  Here are a few supplies to get for your own Marvel’s Avengers: Age of […]