Uncle Bubble - Best Bubble Products Ever!

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Do your children like bubbles?  Of course, they do, I'm sure you probably do!  Bubbles bring out the child in us all, and it is just plain fun.  Uncle Bubble's bubble products take fun with bubbles to another level.  They take playing with bubbles to a professional level.  You and your children will be able to create bubbles only seen in bubble shows.  I was highly impressed when I saw Uncle Bubbles at BBNYC a few months back, and got the opportunity test out some product with my kids.  We just cannot get enough!  Just a warning..bubbles will never be the same again after you experience the fun with Uncle Bubbles!

Honestly Cute Dolls & Accessories by Jakks Pacific

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These are true to their name.  Honestly Cute!  My daughter's first set of dolls and accessories.  She has had plush and other various doll like toys but these are her official dolls, and I'm so happy to see her love it.  I've always loved dolls as a kid, but never looked to get her own since she was more into ponies than dolls.  I guess it is timing, and now that she is getting close to 4 years old, she seems to love it.  She is playing with it in such an adorable nurturing way, all I could do is recommend it to other little ones her age.  I always loved dolls, and forgotten how sweet it is to play house and pretend with them.  The Honestly Cute dolls and accessories by Jakks Pacific are sold exclusively at Target stores.

Curious George & Other Great Exhibits at the Liberty Science Center (+ #Giveaway!)

*As a Liberty Science Center Blog Ambassador for the day, I was provided vouchers for my visit. All opinions are my own.
We recently got the opportunity to visit the Liberty Science Center in New Jersey for our very first time, and had the most incredible Saturday!  My children are 8, 3 and 1 and there was something for everyone to enjoy, including us adults.  It is the place to take your children for a fun and educational day.  We have been all over to science centers, and children's museums, in the past, but the Liberty Science Center was a combination of them all as it had so much to offer everyone.
If you are visiting the New Jersey and New York City area or already a local I have your chance to win 4 tickets to the Libery Science Center.  The tickets are combination tickets which means it isn't just for admission but for the special exhibitions as well.

Create & Play Unlike Ever Before with littleBits Rule Your Room Kit! (+Giveaway!)

It's incredible how the times are changing, and the products available for our children are only becoming better and better.  A few years back many of the items our children play with would be considered futuristic, but not anymore.  There are more and more products out there for our children that are just as much fun as educational.  The Build Your Own Room Kit from littleBits is one of them.  The kit will allow learning through play, and looking deeper into the way things are made, all while you are having fun and enjoying quality time with your kids.  As a homeschool mom..I just love it.  We all love it, my son has spent so much time each day since we received the kit, following the guides already available, as well as inventing on his own.  If this sounds like something for you, read on for your chance to win below!

Aquaphor Baby Wash & Shampoo Now with a New Look! #TrustAquaphor

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When your children have sensitive skin and present issues early on, you learn to pick the ones that work and don't.  Aquaphor Baby skincare products have been one of our go-to's since we first tried the Aquaphor Healing Ointment for my son's eczema.  Recently we got to try their Aquaphor Baby Wash & Shampoo, now with a new look - also available with a pump.  

4id Safety Lights & Accessories for Outdoors

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With the seasons changing comes shorter days, and your evening outdoor activities become allot less safer in the darkness.  4id has some products you could check out that could help you and your family with some added security.  4id Power Armz an LED Safety Band, Power Orbz the battery operated Eco Orb Light, and the Slap Wrapz, a multi-use LED Wrap Light are some of the products they offer. Easy to use, battery operated, and child friendly, and pet friendly products available.

Deals & Savings a Click Away on Groupon Coupons! #GrouponCoupons #ad

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine.
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I have been using and loving Groupon for a long time now, but recently clicked around to check out the Groupon Coupons section for the first time.  Since there's so much on the site, there's always more to discover and somehow I have been missing out on this whole other section that is amazing!  I'm so was happy to have stumbled onto the coupons section.  They have coupons for so many brands!  They feature a "Today's Top Coupons & Offers" when you click on the section.  

Healthiest Mouth with Phillips Sonicare 2 Series Plaque Control and Listerine

Last month I joined in on a exclusive Philips webinar hosted by Gabrielle and Chad Rader of GabeBabeTV, the popular Youtube Vlog family, courtesy of Philips Sonicate and Listerine.  They answered some of our questions and shared some of their tips on maximizing the morning routine for school mornings.  They also shared some great benefits of using Philips Sonicate toothbrush, and Listerine Mouth Wash.  Following the webinar, we got the opportunity to try the products ourselves.  The two products combined can save you money in the long run at the dentists office.  Both share so many great benefits.  I found that the Philips Sonicare 2 Series Plaque Control has changed brushing teeth time from a dreaded task to a fun one, for my son.  

The Monkey Mat is Now Quilted!



I've tried the Monkey Mat before, the original.  Now there's a *NEW* Quilted Monkey Mat.  It has cushion for more comfort for everyone.   Cushy, and portable mat for in/outdoor use that can go everywhere! Luxurious yet affordable and with lots of fun features, you can enjoy the waterproof base, central loops for attaching items, spill resistant top, weighted corners, loops for stakes, and the attached ultra-compact pouch to take everywhere! Perfect for park, beach, dirty floors, concerts, picnics, sporting events, camping, and more. The original one I had was nice and compact, looks like this one is as well.  Stay tuned as I'll have our full review of it soon.  With the new Monkey Mat there's no more bulky blankets! 

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LOLA - The Therapy Dog and Her Children's Book Series

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Ever get something for your children and get surprised by their reaction?  Like you think they'd love it and they don't.  Or you think they won't care too much for something, and they love it?  That happened to me with the Lola - the therapy dog and her books.  I brought the books out, handed her the tiny Lola plush and read her all the stories.  That was half a week ago, and she has slept with Lola every night along with her beloved teddy bear.  I thought the Lola books were cute, but I never thought she'd be so drawn to it.  I've read her the books as she help Lola every day so far.

Groupon Goods for Everything You Want & Didn't Know You Needed #Groupon #ad

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine.
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Have you shopped on Groupon before?  Chances are you have and love it!  But to those that have not, you really should check it out.  Groupon is truly life changing as you can find deals on the site for just about anything.  One of my favorite places to just scroll through finding an assortment of deals for an assortment of items like bras, home goods, fashion items, wine, electronics and pet supplies all in one category of the site.  What's really great is that all the deals are actually deals!  The prices are great, and being able to see the reviews & comments from customers is also great.
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Personalized Custom SoulKix Shoes (Giveaway) #Soul_Kix

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I love brands that have unique and quality items, but what make me love brands even more is when they also give back.  SoulKix is one of those great brands everyone needs to know about, they offer us an incredible opportunity to personalize our shoes or choose from the many ready to order designs. And for every pair of SoulKix purchased, they donate the equivalent to their partners Soles4Souls.  Soles4Souls is a not for profit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing.  If you love everything about SoulKix as much as I do, and want a pair of your own, read on for your chance to win below!

I'm a Kate & Mim-Mim Blogger Ambassador! #KateAndMimMim

I'm excited to officially announce that I'm a blogger ambassador for Kate & Mim-Mim, the animated imaginative preschool series airing on Disney Junior the Channel.  We all love Kate & Mim-Mim in our home, even my 8 year old!  If you aren't familiar with it yet, be sure to check out their website www.kateandmimmim.com.  It is an adorable series inspired by a real-life little girl and her beloved stuffed toy bunny.  It is filled with imagination, inspiration, and tons of positive messages.

Surprise Your Kids with New Back-to-School Emojiez Items

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Check out our video above! 
We featured some Emojiiz a while back, and happy to share some new additions to their collectable line!  It's officially back-to-school week here in New York City and I'm happy to share more Emojiiz products from Fun 2 Play Toys that make great little gifts for kids starting a new fun school year!  Let them express themselves and get excited about the many products available.  They have SlapBandz, Eraserz, Squishiez, and so many fun little items that are great for back-to-school fun for everyone.

Dunk, Throw, Refill - Hurricane Reusable Water Balls

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Looking to get some last minute water fun before it gets too cold out?  Or maybe you're lucky enough to enjoy warm weather all year round, whatever the case check out Hurricane Reusable Water Balls.  They're meant to be used like water balloons, where you have a splashing fun time with friends, but these balls are re-usable up to 1,000 splashes.

Soothing Sands by Play Visions Inc. Review

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Soothing Sands by Play Visions Inc.  Inner Reflections is the desktop Zen Garden for any home or work environment, that can easily be enjoyed by parents at home or the office worker at a desk.  The soft sand at your fingertips will help you take a break from the tensions of everyday stress at your desk.  It can be great for parents to take a break and play with.  It comes complete with sculpting tools and display pieces to help clear the mind of chaos, no matter where you are, as long as you have the Soothing Sands at your fingertips.  

Look & Swim Like a Fish or Mermaid with Fin Fun Tails

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To swim like a fish, and to swim like a mermaid..it's an actual dream that I think we all have as children.  Luckily our dreams can become a reality with Fin Fun Mermaid Tails.  They actually bring us closer to that dream, as close as we can all get to it!  These colorful slip on tails along with the patented slip on Fin Fun Monofin will allow you to not only look like a mermaid or colorful fish but swim like one too.  The one we received is one of two limited edition fish tail designs.  The two fish-inspired mermaid tails have the look of a real Blue Tang  fish (a vibrant deep royal blue with yellow fins) and other one is a Clown fish with its bright orange, white and black pattern. 

(Video) We Tried the Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Kit! #Review

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Check out our full video below!

Coobie Bras - for every stage in your life! + #Giveaway (2 Winners!)

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Your new favorite go-to bra brand is here!  If you didn't know about Coobie Bras yet, you need to, and I'm glad to show you some more options for us women.  I shared my first Coobie bra with you a while back in this post here, and am happy to show you a sexy version, a totally supportive nursing bra and an everyday go-to bra you won't mind having on all the time.  They are all comfortable, and affordable.  AND of course they are also look great!  It has been a constant struggle of mine to find the right bra, and I have been through so many different bra brands - some I loved, and some I didn't. But in the end I think the Coobie Bras have won me over completely.  I'm excited to share a chance for you to win a Coobie Bra!  Two winners will be selected, read on to enter!