My Top VTech Toys for Kids

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. Thank you, VTech, for providing me samples at no cost in exchange for my honest review. As a mom, that is currently raising 3 littles and had a home daycare for a number of years, I often times have parents ask me what toys I can recommend them to bring into their home for their kids. I have written a few toy recommendation posts in the past such as this one and this one, so when VTech contacted me and asked me if I would like to review and promote a few of their toys, I agreed because VTech is a toy brand that has been in our home since my oldest was a baby and will continue to be purchased by me and gifted to family and friends with little ones. There are so many … [Read more...]

Get Ready for Shark Week

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. Thank you, Wild Republic, for providing me items at no cost for my honest review. All opinions are my own. Every year I look forward to Shark Week. It is something that my family plans for, makes time for and gets super excited about. I, personally, look forward to the educational aspects behind Shark Week but my kids look forward to how I get ready for Shark Week. There are a lot of ways that you can get ready for Shark Week. I love getting my kids together to play shark-themed games, eat shark-themed foods, play shark trivia and more. This creates family time and a lot of awesome memories. Here are a few ways I get ready for Shark Week: Shark Themed Cupcake- … [Read more...]

Izumi on the Navigator of the Seas

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. My family has been on two cruises with Royal Caribbean which included the Liberty of the Seas and Navigator of the Seas. We loved each one and made sure that we tried a few of the specialty dining restaurants. Each one that we tried was amazing and we ate at them multiple times. During our last cruise on Navigator of the Seas, we were able to try one specialty restaurant for the first time. Izumi on Navigator of the Seas is an amazing Japanese cuisine that offers a wide variety of dining options that will most likely please everyone in your group. Since this was our first time to eat at Izumi, I wanted to share our experience. What to Pack When You go on a … [Read more...]

Get Your House Ready for Spring

This post is sponsored by Without even thinking or planning, each spring I focus on getting my house ready for spring. It feels good to have my living space refreshed and my yard treated so that it's not only beautiful but is comfortable so my husband can grill and my girls can play. Since I love to share, I wanted to put together a few tips on how to get your house ready for spring. When I get my house ready for spring, I not only focus on getting rid of the unnecessary clutter, toys, and clothes that have been collected since the last spring cleaning, but I also focus on my yard. With such a large family, I feel like there is so much to do but thankfully there are some great products and companies that make it … [Read more...]

Why I Love Literati Subscription Service for Kids

Thank you, Literati, for sending me one subscription box at no cost for my honest review. I have always loved to read. When I was a child, I would always read and even now as an adult, I am always reading. I love to become engulfed in each story that I read and now that I have kids, I am always trying to set an example for them by not only encouraging them to read but by reading in front of them. With that said, when Literati, a subscription service for kids, contacted me and asked if I would like to receive and review one of their boxes, I was happy to do so. I am very thankful that my girls have a love for reading. It makes my heart happy when I see them reading books that I once read when I was a child. I love to fill their … [Read more...]

Calico Critter Toys Let Your Kids Use Their Imagination

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. With 3 girls living in my home, I am very thoughtful when it comes to which toys I decide to buy them. Before I purchase a toy, I make sure that the toy allows for them to use their imagination and allows them to grow with it. One of my favorite toys is Calico Critters because these toys let my kids use their imagination while they are playing. There is such a wide selection of these toys and my little ones love them and can spend hours playing. Calico Critter Toys Let Your Kids Use Their Imagination Calico Critter Animal Families: It is hard to settle on one Critter Animal family. They are all too … [Read more...]

Chevy Stevens Books You Will Want to Read

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. I have to admit that I have a serious fangirl crush on Chevy Stevens. Besides her amazing talent for writing books that keep me focused on every single word from her numerous amounts of writings, Chevy Stevens is an amazing woman because she went from a "regular everyday person" to an author that has tons of people waiting on the edge of their seats for her next book to be published! I am definitely one of those people that gets excited and is one of the firsts to buy her newly released books, so I thought that as a way to share my love and excitement for Chevy Stevens writings I would share Chevy Stevens Books You Will Want to Read. Chevy Stevens Books You Will Want … [Read more...]