Preparing for Kindergarten with Brain Quest Alphabet Cards (VIDEO)

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It is true, my baby is headed to kindergarten in the fall. *sniff sniff* This is a big deal and through all the tears that I’m shedding in preparation for this big day, I’m trying to get him ready. Do I want him to be ready to leave mama and go off to the big […]

Tantrums and Dramas at the Sandbox

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About the author: When asked her job title, “Zookeeper” is what immediately comes to mind to Laura El Alam, homeschooling mother of four. The daily drama of raising two toddlers and two teens keeps Laura perpetually on her toes . . . and frequently on her last nerve. In her nonexistent free time, she is […]

Give a Book – Get a Book

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While at the Disney Social Media Moms Conference at Disneyland this past weekend, we were lucky enough to be part of the announcement that Disney Jr. is looking to donate 1 million books to U.S. communities in need, as well as present families with free digital books from Disney Publishing Worldwide through their new program, Give […]

How to Take a Good Driver’s License Photo (VIDEO)

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Welcome to “How to” Monday! If you have been following our how-to videos for the past few months, you would know that some are serious and others are just plain fun. Sure, we want to help everyone with different tips, but sometimes, we just can’t take ourselves too seriously. We are goofy, we are silly […]

StrollAir CosmoS Stroller Spotlight Review (VIDEO)

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StrollAir has added a new addition to their full-featured line of strollers and it’s pretty cool. This lighter-weight, single stroller comes fully loaded with things like a matching diaper bag, rain cover, mosquito net, and foot muff so parents don’t have to buy everything separately. The CosmoS comes with a roomy, deep reclining, reversible seat, […]

7 Tips to Maximize Your Trip To The San Diego Zoo

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  About the author: Allison Cuevas of Charlie Tested. Allison is the blogger behind Charlie Tested and is a former high school teacher turned stay-at-home mom of two boys. She is obsessed with baby products, classes and all things to make this mommywood journey easier. When she is not conducting pirate rescue missions with her sons, […]

4Moms rockaRoo Spotlight Review (VIDEO)

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4Moms has flipped the traditional baby swing on its head and created a new seat for baby that rocks like a rocking horse which maximizes the sensation of motion for your baby. Increasing distance from the pivot point creates more motion at the baby’s head, where it counts. With 5 speeds, a soft, easy-to-remove, washable seat […]

Building a House with Pinterest – Laundry Room Edition

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Welcome to week 4 of our Building a House with Pinterest series. Last week was all about the playroom and this week we are focusing on the laundry room. I have to say that the laundry room is my least favorite room to hang out in because nothing fun is going on in there. With […]

Maroma Adventures Speed Boat Experience in Riviera Maya

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When I was in Mexico last week, one of my favorite activities was also the most terrifying experience. One of the days we headed to Maroma Beach, which is said to be one of the top 10 beaches in the world! Yes, in the world, people! And I have to say, they are right! It […]

The Boston Marathon

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  Natasha is a proud mom of Gabriel (who she also calls G), a 5 year old hero (who is a patient at the Dana Farber Jimmy Fund Clinic and so far winning his tough fight against leukemia), and Mary, his 1 year old adorable sidekick. Her days are filled with ups and downs, but […]