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Care Bears Belly Match App Review

Care Bears Belly Match App Review

I was asked to review the Care Bears Belly Match app, but because I was in such a holiday rush, it took me a while to get to. I decided to ask my 7 year old son to helop me write this review. He and his 4 year old brother are fans of the app.  We really liked playing with Grumpy, but have to admit, we loved beating Beastly even more.  He challenged us with different … Read entire article »

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Have You Had #TheSmartTalk Yet?

Have You Had #TheSmartTalk Yet?

Have your children asked for a smartphone yet? Do you have concerns about online safety or cyberbullying? While my son often asks to borrow my iPhone to play games and watch videos, I was surprised when he asked for a phone for Christmas. He’s only seven. My husband and I felt he was too young to have a phone, but we wondered if we were out of touch. Several of his classmates already have phones, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Featured, Parenting, Safety, School Aged Children, Socially Conscious

Dove Channel Review and Roku Giveaway

I am sharing this post as part of a collaboration with Bloggin’ Mamas and Dove Channel. I received an annual Dove Channel subscription and a Roku in exchange for my participation. All opinions expressed are my own.   DOVE Channel I was delighted to have the opportunity to preview the Dove Channel with my family. My boys are 7 and 4, and I am always looking for family-friendly entertainment options. Family viewing just got a … Read entire article »

Filed under: Contests, Electronics, entertainment, Featured, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children

Welcome to Wishenpoof

Welcome to Wishenpoof

(Disclosure: This is a sponsored post via KidzVuz. All thoughts and opinions are my own.) Wishenpoof, the newest Amazon Original Kids Series, will be available for Amazon Prime members beginning on August 14th,  One of the perks of being a blogger is the chance to preview new TV shows, and my boys (ages 4 and 7) binge-watched the entire 13 episode run of Wishenproof during a recent vacation. Created by Angela C. Santomero (Blue’s Clues, Creative Galaxy, Daniel Tiger’s … Read entire article »

Filed under: DVD, Educational, entertainment, Featured, Free, Free Trial, Kindergartners, News, Parenting, Pre-schoolers, Pro-Social Skills, School Aged Children, Socially Conscious, Television, Toddlers, Video

NeckNapperz For Your Upcoming Travel Plans

Disclosure- I received the below in order to facilitate this review. All opinions are my own and honest. For those of you who love to travel, this is a product for you. New NeckNapperz are great for roadtrips, planes, trains- or even for your child’s own bed. These neck pillows transform from plush toy into a plush neck pillow and back again, which makes them great for dual uses. Kids are easily bored, as we all … Read entire article »

Filed under: Accessories (Children), Kindergartners, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Toddlers

Learning For Kids With All Needs

Learning For Kids With All Needs

Kids learn in different ways.  There are quite a few ways people learn, yet most classrooms are one size fits all.  What do you do when your child doesn’t fit that mold?  Do you know the signs of learning and attention issues ?   Visual learners learn by being shown how to do things. They tend to be good readers with good imaginations, and respond well to instruction.  Auditory learners learn by listening, as the name implies. Lectures, discussions, singing … Read entire article »

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FIght Childhood Cancer with Alex’s Lemonade Stands

No one will disagree that children should not suffer. Kids fighting cancer are not only incredibly brave, but it’s insanely sad.  There can’t be much worse then watching your child suffer. In 1996, a 4 year old girl who had been stricken with cancer decided to fight back- with lemonade. About Alex   “Alexandra “Alex” Scott was born to Liz and Jay Scott in Manchester, Connecticut on January 18, 1996, the second of four children. Shortly before her first … Read entire article »

Filed under: Kindergartners, Parenting, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children

Design your very own Dolls house with Lundby

Ok. It’s no secret that I’m OBSESSED with doll’s houses, Lundby doll’s houses in particular.  I received my first Smaland house over a year ago and it continues to bring my family and I great joy, laughter, and enough creative brainstorming to outlast any other toy in our house. Here’s a bit of background info for you: This beautiful, Swedish-designed doll’s house is the perfect starter home for your dolls. The 5-room house arrives empty, just waiting … Read entire article »

Filed under: Activities, Art, Building Toys, Crafts, Design Your Own, Dolls, Imagination/Creativity, Play, Play Houses, Play Sets and Figurines, School Aged Children, Toys (All Ages), Toys (Pre-School), Toys (School Age)

Kidz Bop 27 Makes Car Rides Entertaining and Fun!

Kidz Bop 27 Makes Car Rides Entertaining and Fun!

  Whether we are on our way to school, a play date or the grocery store, my kids love to listen to music, a great thing, since I love music as well.  Let’s face it though; some of the stuff out there just isn’t friendly for little ears! Kidz Bop music makes pop music safe and accessible and is a staple in my car. Current favorites on rotation are “Shake it Off” and “All That Bass!”  Pop … Read entire article »

Filed under: entertainment, Kindergartners, Music, Parenting, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Toddlers

Sahara Sam’s to Host 23rd Special Evening at Sam’s on Nov. 14th

Sahara Sam’s to Host 23rd Special Evening at Sam’s on Nov. 14th

  If you’re local to the Philadelphia area and have kids, you know all about Sahara Sam’s Oasis, the awesome indoor-outdoor water park in West Berlin, NJ.  But did you know that they hold a very special event once a quarter just for special needs children? The event, Special Evenings at Sam’s, or SEAS, is a great time for families and it provides a judgment-free environment for individuals with special needs and their friends and family. The fourth … Read entire article »

Filed under: entertainment, Events, Health, Kindergartners, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Special Needs Children, Swimming, Toddlers