March 2013 archive

Not So Wordless Wednesday – How to throw an easy Star Wars birthday party!

I don’t usually do a theme for my daughters’ birthday parties, but Rowan is obsessed with Star Wars and once we decided to make her an R2-D2 cake I couldn’t resist checking out Pinterest (you can find me here) and I just couldn’t resist giving a Star Wars birthday party theme a try. First, the decorations: the birthday banner that I made last year balloons from a local party store (we give each family that comes to the party at least one balloon to take home) and a little Read more […]

Toddlers can sleep easy in HALO Big Kids SleepSack (giveaway)

I’ve been a fan of wearable blankets since my oldest was forced out of her swaddle at 6 months old. Both of my girls have been gymnasts in their sleep from a very young age and I loved the idea of a blanket that they couldn’t kick off in the middle of the night so they would stay warm and cozy all night long (and hopefully sleep instead of waking up cold). Ashlyn was in a bed just after her second birthday because we needed the crib for her baby sister, but Rowan still sleeps – and naps! – beautifully Read more […]

Hop over to LUSH for Easter goodies

This Easter, give the Bunny a hint to head over to LUSH to find some goodies to fill up those Easter baskets! I love chocolate and candy at least as much as the next person but I like to find a balance at the holidays, especially where my girls are concerned. With everything from soap to bubble bath to bath bombs (or fizzies as my girls call them), there’s sure to be something for everyone in your family. I was sent a few of LUSH’s Easter bath bombs to try out and they’ve all been a bit hit Read more […]

Read, create and have fun with LEGO Friends (giveaway)

I love it when we can combine a few things that we really enjoy into one activity. Our whole family loves to read and it’s no secret that we love LEGO, so I was happy to have a chance to review the Ultimate Sticker Collection: LEGO Friends and LEGO Friends: Brickmaster books! Like a lot of 2 year olds, Rowan loves to play with stickers.  The Ultimate Sticker Collection: LEGO Friends comes with over 1,000 stickers which will keep both girls busy for a long time! This is a fun book that Rowan Read more […]

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