When I asked the children to each pick their favorite toy for me to feature on the website this month, three-year-old Evie brought me half of her belongings. Needless to say, Mommy had to help her narrow her decision down a bit. The clear winner was chosen as a direct result of my daughter’s insatiable… Continue reading Evie’s Choice: CuteGirl Pretend Cosmetics… Just like Mommy!
Being December, Christmas is quickly creeping up on us. Luckily I’ve got your back! This month I’m letting each of my children choose their favorite age-appropriate toy (from the items we’ve recently reviewed) to be featured each week. As a general rule, I only accept toys for review that offer a great value, are made… Continue reading Charlie’s Choice: Mental Blox 360 Degree 3-D Building Game
My three and five year old kids are both HUGE fans of Daniel Tiger’s neighborhood. Needless to say, they practically danced a jig when they saw the Welcome To Main Street board game. I brought it out on a rainy Saturday afternoon when the kids were full of energy but locked inside. It proved to… Continue reading Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Welcome to Main Street Game
Have you ever read a Pete the Cat book? If not, you’re missing out on one of the most fun, clever and colorful series of children’s books ever! And the Groovy Buttons game captures Pete the Cat’s best qualities. We had a thoroughly fun time playing. In fact, we played so many rounds after dinner,… Continue reading Pete the Cat Groovy Buttons Game
This is the third board game that we tried out this month from University Games and the kids are LOVING it. But who wouldn’t? Not only is I Spy the most challenging board game we’ve played to date, but it was also my own personal favorite. As an artist, I’ve always had a huge respect for the… Continue reading I Spy Eagle Eye Find-It Game
I, like most parents of young children, am intimately familiar with the “The world of Eric Carle” and the imaginative stories and colorful illustrations represented therein. My kids are too, so when they saw a familiar green caterpillar on the box of our second board game up for review this month our kitchen erupted into… Continue reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game
It’s no secret that Christmas is right around the corner. And as much as I pride myself on my budgeting skills and preparedness, every November finds me wracking my brain for last minute gifts for the kids (and not just *my* kids, but our nieces and nephews too!). In this age of digital downloads it’s… Continue reading Kids On Stage: The Charades Game for Kids!