10 Ways To Get Ready For Summer

Can you believe that Summer is right around the corner? We have had some totally crazy weather this spring here in Chicago. However, my kids have less than 30 days of school left and they will be on summer break! It is hard to believe! This is the time of year that we start getting ready for summer. There are a few things that you can do to help usher the … [Read more...]

A Turtle’s Tale 2: Sammy’s Escape from Paradise Giveaway!

My family and I are huge fans of A Turtle's Tale, so we were excited to review A Turtle’s Tale 2: Sammy’s Escape from Paradise. Following the success of A Turtle’s Tale: Sammy’s Adventures, the beloved aquatic heroes return for more underwater fun in the heartwarming and hilarious adventure, A Turtle’s Tale 2: Sammy’s Escape from Paradise. When Sammy & … [Read more...]

New York Here We Come – Day One

Yes, we are on our way to New York. Yes, we have managed not to kill one another. For those of you who don't know, we are currently driving to New York with the kids. We left at 9 am yesterday morning and drove to Pennsylvania from Chicago. Yes, it's about an 8 hour drive. We also stopped to eat and get gas, so that added another hour. The kids have … [Read more...]

Dinosaur Train All Aboard!

Dinosaur Train, Dinosaur Train, we're gonna ride, that Dinosaur Train.  That's what Dinosaur Train All Aboard Game is all about.    In this game, players will choose a character – Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, Don, Cory, Tank or Mr. Conductor – and try to move the fastest along the tracks (it plays somewhat like the classic Chutes and Ladders).  This game take you … [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 […]