Kangaroo Mama’s Keeping Kids Creative Giveaway-$580+ 3 Winners Ends 9/30

Any parents or grandparents out there agonize over what activities to give our children that they'll love and we feel good about?  Well, the last week of September has been Nationally designated as "Keep Kids Creative Week". Although this week is usually celebrated at schools with many fun activities to help stimulate kids' creativeness, parents can also take advantage of this week to do some really fun things at home. Many parents, like myself, usually struggle with finding time to fit creativity in but there are lots of products out there to help us with getting those creative juices flowing. Mama-Nibbles and Life With Two Boys created this event to help you find some fun products to keep your family creative not only during "Keep Kids Creative Week" but all year long! Keeping Kids Creative begins on September 17th at 12:01am EST and ends on September 30th at 11:59pm EST.  Along with the awesome prizes that each of the participating blogs are … [Read more...]

Manners Are Free: Children’s Book, iPhone & iPad App Review & Giveaway

Is anyone out there like me where before Kiggster was born, I swore I wouldn't use my phone, TV, or computer as a form of distraction for my daughter to "behave?"  Wel, then she came along and all prior judgments of parents who used technology at restaurant outings and car rides disappeared because somehow I became one of them!  I couldn't get her to sit still at the restaurant and we couldn't get to our 6 hour destination any earlier than 13 hours.   However, I still like to be selective about what apps I expose her to.  Some of you may remember when I previously did a book review of Manners Are Free, well, I was fortunate to be able to also do a review of the Manners Are Free app and just fell in love!   I already liked the book so the app wasn't going to be much far off from that since it was the book in electronic format but I was looking forward to seeing the special features that the app offered.  Since I don't have … [Read more...]

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