Reviews & Giveaways

To Croc or Not To Croc? That is the Question! – The Skinny on Crocs

Crocs are not new. In fact, they have been around since 2002 when they were invented as a non-slip boating shoe. But I noticed the other day at a playgroup that about half of the kids were wearing Crocs and the others well, were not. It made me curious so I brought up the topic. I asked some of the mothers what they thought and the room was evenly divided. But you may ask what …

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Reviews & Giveaways

Fasta Pasta Microwave Cooker

I must admit that I was a little skeptical at first. I had tried to cook things before in the microwave, sometimes things that required boiling and they have never turned out very well. I mean, they were ok but nothing ever tasted like boiling it on the stove. I recently tried the Fasta Pasta The Microwave Cooker. When I first got the box, I immediately thought of Billy Mays because there is an As …

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Reviews & Giveaways

Cool Kids Freebie – Free BOOMERANG! Kids Magazine Download

I was sent this really cool freebie that I wanted to share ASAP. BOOMERANG! is the audio magazine for kids 6-12 about big ideas! Each hour-long episode features kids covering topics like science, current events, history, and economics, with some poetry, geography, jokes, and mysteries, mixed in, too. Take it on the road this summer and enjoy a free download of this magazine between now and June 14, 2009. Visit www.boomkids.com/episodes/parents-connect and enter email address …

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Just For Fun

Speechless Sunday – Silly Kids

The kids were playing at my mother’s house lately and apparently she collects hats. They begged for me to take their picture:

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Just For Fun

6 Pieces of Advice That You Think are Obvious, But Some Kids Just Need to Hear

I heard about the Small Talk Six about a week ago and was instantly enamored with the idea. I did not participate last week because I had already written a similar post although I could not wait for this week but then, yesterday I forgot. So here I am, much I am usually, a little late but here. The topic for this week is 6 Pieces of Advice that you Think are Obvious, But Some …

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AtlantaTravel + Leisure

Ritz-Carlton Atlanta Hotel Downtown

The Ritz-Carlton Atlanta Hotel is a luxury hotel located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Elegant and glamorous in design, the hotel boasts exceptional service along with 444 spacious rooms and 22 suites where guests can work or just relax. It is placed within a short distance of several sports facilities, the Georgia Aquarium, as well as many of Georgia’s important government and financial departments. The location of the hotel allows for easy access to MARTA mass …

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Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday – This Little Piggy Went to Target

Just overheard my four year old saying to my two year old, “This little piggy went to Target…”

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Atlanta

Lake Lanier Islands of Adventure Atlanta, Georgia #ATL #atlanta

Lake Lanier Islands of Adventure is a fabulous 1.5 thousand acre resort adjoining Lake Sidney Lanier, just northeast of Atlanta, Georgia. Family favorite, fun water activities, there are others as well, like horse-back riding, golf courses, and spa treatment center. All sorts of boat rentals are available, from small to large luxury party boats. This is Georgia’s acclaimed biggest resort that is lakeside and can accommodate any manner of function from a family reunion or …

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“What Can I Learn Today?” Reader Contest from Mamapedia

*Thank you to New Baby for donating this VADO camera from Creative Labs to our fun event. Please check out New Baby and consider adding your own vlog! Last weekend we had the opportunity to meet a wonderful new parenting advice search engine, Mamapedia, and now we’d like you to try the site out for yourself with our new contest, “What Can I Learn Today?” One grand prize winner will win a VADO digital video …

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