There is something very special about sharing a beloved childhood movie with your own children. There is also something a little depressing about realizing that said childhood movie is celebrating it's 25th anniversary! How has it been so long since Belle, the Beast, Gaston, Cogsworth, Lumiere, Chip and all of the rest first invited us to be their guest?
Disney's Beauty and the Beast has kept all of it's magic over time and while we wait for the new live action version to arrive in theatres next Read more [...]
There is something that kids just love about a toy that fits in the palm of their hand. Tonka Tinys from Funrise Toys pack all of the fun of full-sized Tonka Trucks into teeny tiny versions! Each micro-sized vehicle comes with it's own garage, and the garages can be stacked or linked together.
Tonka Tinys would be a great addition to loot bags or even stockings, if Santa is looking for ideas. The trucks are sold 'blind' so you don't know what will be inside the garage when you open it. There Read more [...]
It's the end of September, but I have the holiday's on my brain already! If you have a product that you would like to see featured in my Holiday Gift Guide, you can contact me via the form below or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. As a quick refresher, my family includes myself, my husband, and our daughters (now 5 and 7) and we love reading, Star Wars, crafts, movies, games and so much more!
As always, I welcome any comments (either here on the blog or on my Facebook page) about Read more [...]
Disney has worked their magic again with the release of The Jungle Book, which is available now on Digital HD and Blu-ray. I had heard that the movie was gorgeous, but that due to some fight sequences it would likely be too much for my sensitive girls to handle at the movie theatre, so I have been waiting impatiently for The Jungle Book to arrive for home viewing.
We were sent a copy a few weeks ago but didn't have a chance to sit down and watch it until this past weekend. My oldest was a Read more [...]
We've all survived our first full week back at school! If you follow @NotJstBabyBrain on Instagram then you've seen our first day of school pictures, huge backpacks and all.
Starting grade 2 with a backpack that is almost as big as she is! ???? #ottawa #613 #yow #nofilter #backtoschool #firstdayofschool #grade2 #walk #walktoschool #student #bigkid #stillmybaby
A photo posted by Stacey Arthur (@notjstbabybrain) on Sep 6, 2016 at 6:48am PDT
It's my first day of the semester today! Read more [...]