Slime-making fun with WeCool

Glitzi slime stretching

When the slime craze first started, I had no idea how big it would get. I guess I assumed that once everyone had made slime a few times, it would lose its novelty. Oh boy, was I wrong. This is the look I got when we tried out some slime-making fun with WeCool.   The … Read more

Lunchbox love: origami paper towels

Brawny paper towel origami

The new Brawny® Tear-A-Square® paper towels with perforated quarter-size sheets makes it easy to add to lunches and fold into all sorts of shapes – use the full sheet, a half sheet, or a quarter sheet. I may never be able to pull off the themed lunches that circulate the internet, but I can make any lunch *seem* themed by the simple addition of Brawny® origami.

Cirque du Soleil’s CRYSTAL comes to the Seattle area

CRYSTAL Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil’s CRYSTAL opens in Everett, WA at Angel of the Winds Arena next week. Running April 10-14th, 2019, this newest installment from Cirque du Soleil takes to the ice for the very first time. CRYSTAL is Cirque du Soleil’s 42nd creation, and like all of their unique productions, it pushes boundaries of performance. Combining stunning skating and acrobatic feats that defy imagination, CRYSTAL takes you on a journey you won’t forget.

Celebrate this Valentine’s Day with OREO!

OREO box assembly

My love language? Anything at all OREO. Okay, I’m not sure that’s a real love language, but it should be. So, an OREO Valentine’s Day Exchange Kit is basically made for me. The brand new bundled OREO Kit was created just for Valentine’s Day exchanges and family fun and includes everything you need to make your Valentine’s Day OREO-tastic.

DIY decorative fauxglobe craft with Give Happy Cards

Happy Cards Happy Lady

This year a finally found the way to beat stress! This year, I found Happy Cards and I’m now one very happy lady. Happy Cards are the gift to give when you want to give choices. You can pick up a Happy Card for your recipient that pairs them with their favorite brands so they can choose where to spend it. No stress, no worrying. Just get happy. Give Happy.

Aloka Colour & Shine LED Bedside Night Light

ALOKA lights

Thank you to Lumenico for sending their Aloka Colour & Shine Light for review. All opinions and thoughts are 100% ours. What kid doesn’t want their own special bedside night light with a design of their choice? That light becomes even cooler when you can control it with the included remote, and change it to … Read more

Faber-Castell art sets for the holidays

Faber Castell gelatos

Have kids, tweens or teens you’re buying for this holiday season? Stop stressing and get the art supplies. Craft supplies are always safe, and they are always appreciated whether your recipient is an amateur or well-versed in the arts.

Gifts that give back this holiday season from World Vision

Do you want to make a difference this Christmas? Give with the help of World Vision and you will know that your contribution is going towards making a difference where it is needed most. You can buy a goat and chickens, medicines, bed nets, or even clean water by making a simple donation in your … Read more

Build, code & play with JIMU Robots

JIMU bot with kids

It’s incredibly important to me that I introduce my kids to all aspects of STEM-based learning, especially those that aren’t naturally tech-inclined. In my search for tech toys, I’ve found my new favorite toy that truly makes STEM learning fun: The JIMU Robot System. They can build, code, and play with their own customizeable robot for hours and hours of fun, all while learning the basics of robotics.