Rudolph Special Edition Pop-Up Book Giveaway {2 Winners}


Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer turns 50 this Christmas season! Each year as a child I loved getting together with my family to watch this movie and am excited to continue the tradition with our girls. To celebrate Rudolph's anniversary, Silver Dolphin Books has released a Special Edition Pop-Up Book with a retelling of this classic story and images from the original movie. Each original character brings back memories for me and the story has been a lot of fun for my daughters as they anticipate what 3-d images will be on each page. Although its a sturdy hardcover book, the pop-up pages ... ...continue reading

A Star for Me – Children’s Book {Giveaway}


We love adding to our daughters' collection of Christmas books each year. A Star for Me has been extra fun for the girls, especially because it comes with a gold star ornament that they couldn't wait to hang on the tree. This hardcover book with sturdy board pages tells a story about a camel named Oliver who is traveling toward Bethlehem with his family. Along his way, Oliver is learning about his many blessings from God. The fun rhyming lines and cute illustrations keep the girls engaged as we read together at bedtime. Check out the flip book below for a ... ...continue reading

Chou Chou & Carrying Papoose from Magic Cabin {$50 Gift Card Giveaway} #GiftGuide


I cannot wait to see Adele's face on Christmas morning when she unwraps this adorable doll and carrier set from Magic Cabin. She currently loves to carry her dolls by wrapping them around her with one of my scarves, so I know the Chou Chou and Carrying Papoose Special will be a HUGE hit. The Carrying Papoose was the reason this set caught my eye in the first place. The vintage style and print of the fabric is too cute. Its soft and stretchy, and perfectly sized for a little girl. I'm sure she'll be using this daily with a variety of dolls and stuffed animals. Once the package arrived ... ...continue reading

Personalized Gifts from Personal Creations #GiftGuide


Are you looking for a last minute gift that's personalized and unique? Personal Creations has an awesome selection of gifts and there's still time to have them shipped with the name of a special family member or friend. My nephew, Luke, will be receiving the Racetrack Playmat this Christmas. I was so impressed with the quality of this playmat and the quick turn around time for something that is personalized. I know my nephew will love driving his little cars around the track! Unfortunately, this item is currently out of stock so I've chosen a few other favorites from the Personal ... ...continue reading

God Bless Our Christmas – Children’s Book {Giveaway}


With all the busyness of the Christmas season, I'm always thankful for books that help me remind the girls that Jesus is the focus of this holiday. God Bless Our Christmas is a padded hardcover book geared toward kids ages 1-4, with a sweet rhyming storyline and adorable illustrations. Throughout the book the animal characters enjoy various fun holiday traditions but in the end they are most thankful for God's greatest gift, Jesus. The book perfectly combines all of the fun traditions of the season and the importance of celebrating the real meaning of Christmas. I highly recommend this ... ...continue reading

Staples Classroom Supplies Giveaway


Staples Helps Teachers Make More Happen - Giveaway Sponsored by Hosted by The Stuff of Success   Staples has increased their line of classroom supply products - both online and in store. In addition to staying in stock with classroom needs all year long, Staples helps makes more saving happen for educators with the Staples Teacher Rewards program, The Teacher Rewards program gives participating teachers up to 5% back in Staples Rewards, free shipping on, 10% back in Staples Rewards on teaching and art supplies and ink recycling rewards. Staples has ... ...continue reading

Sunoco Gas Gift Card Giveaway


Sunoco realizes this time of year can be a bit crazy for us all. Whether you're planning for travel or preparing for holiday gatherings, we all have a lot to do this month! If you're still shopping for gifts, Sunoco offers Gas Gift Cards in denominations of $25, $50 and $100 that can be used for more than just gas-- coffee, snacks or even car repairs! You will also find a selection of gift cards for restaurants, iTunes and more at your local Sunoco. If you're wondering where to find your nearest store, head over here to use their Station Locator. Giveaway Sunoco wants to help ... ...continue reading

Skip Hop Zoo Pack from PishPoshBaby #GiftGuide


  Every Tuesday the girls and I head out to Clara's ballet class. While Clara dances, Adele and I spend an hour passing the time talking and playing with friends. Before we leave the house she loves to gather up a few toys, crayons and a coloring book in her favorite new Skip Hop Zoo Pack. After browsing the selection on the PishPoshBaby website, I knew the Hedgehog would be a big hit with Adele and it definitely is! She loves that this backpack is just her size-- it's easy to carry and fits all of her must-haves for an overnight to grandma's or a long road trip to her ... ...continue reading

Aluminyze Custom Print {Giveaway} #GiftGuide


I've mentioned in the past that I love finding new ways to display art and family photos in our home. On our walls we have a mix of canvas, wood and acrylic prints, as well as a few photos in frames. When I first heard about Aluminyze, a company that infuses your favorite photo or piece of art into a sheet of aluminum, I was curious about the quality and look of the finished product. Thanks to Aluminyze, I was able to order a print using one of my favorite photos of the girls from this fall. I chose to review a 16x16 circle shaped aluminum print, knowing it would be a fun addition to my ... ...continue reading