What is it about 'gross' things that make them so appealing to kids of all ages? I was recently introduced to The Trash Pack, a collectible line of over 100 mini figures called TrashiesTM that look exactly like you think they will - like the stuff that gets thrown in your garbage! Adding to the fun is that the TrashieTM figures come in three different colours and they can range anywhere from common (easy to find) to ultra rare (hard to find). There are even special edition, exclusive Read more [...]
In our house, the stockings are filled with a mixture of fun and practical items. It can be the perfect chance to try out something new, especially when you can find a pretty gift pack that looks great in the package or can be split up into individual presents for the stocking (I'm one of those crazies that wraps all of the stocking stuffers separately).
The Schick® Hydro Silk™ Holiday Pack includes a Schick® Hydro Silk™ razor, Limited Edition Skintimate® Skin Therapy Sensitive Skin, Read more [...]
We're big Lalaloopsy fans in this house (our Mini Lalaloopsy Spot Splatter Splash and Coral Sea Shells are in frequent rotation) so I'm always happy to learn about new products, especially around prime gift-buying times like this!
MGA Entertainment sent me The Mini Lalaloopsy™ RC Cruiser® to review. The RC Cruiser is a remote-controlled car that comes with a button-shaped controller and a Mini Lalaloopsy doll - ours came with Charlotte Charades, a little mime. With room for two Mini Read more [...]
I often say that if only I could give up sleep - or harness the energy of a toddler or preschooler - then I could rule the world. Like every mom I know, there just aren't enough hours in the day to do everything that I wish I could. Between the lessons my girls are in, the college course (soon to be 2) that I'm taking, play dates, household chores and of course, holiday preparation, by the end of the day I just want to flop on the couch and drink a glass of wine. Unfortunately that's not Read more [...]
My husband always teases me that I'm a marketer's dream, since I'm very easily swayed by pretty packaging, cute product names and a well-timed commercial. When it comes right down to it though, I stay very brand loyal because I'd rather stick with something that I know works well enough than possibly be out money on a product that looks good but doesn't perform!
Finish Quantum is taking the risk out of making the switch! This Friday to Sunday (that's December 7 through 9), participating Read more [...]