#SavvyGiftGuide Joovy Bicycoo -Balance Bike Review

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We have had such a time trying to teach our 5 1/2 year old to ride a bike.  I’m not even talking about a two wheeler, I’m talking about a bike with training wheels. After tipping his bike over one time 2 years ago he has been scared to death to ride ever since.  When… [read more]

Magic Moves by Educational Insights gets kids moving and laughing! Review and #Giveaway

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With chilly weather coming up I was so excited to review Educational Insights new Magic Moves wand!  The perfect toy for cold or rainy days, the Magic moves wand not only gets your kids moving, but it also gets them laughing! Shake it up! Work it out! Magic Moves is all about…MOVIN’! Stomp like an… [read more]

Estimation Station by Educational Insights- Review and #Giveaway!

As I’ve stated before, I LOVE homeschooling my children!  There really isn’t anything I like better than the unlimited time I get to spend with my children while teaching them and watching them teach themselves. Though I know it is important for them to be able to do things just because it needs to get… [read more]

Girls Love Disney Fairies Secret of the Wings Dolls by JAKKS Pacific! Review

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Did everybody see the new Disney Fairies Tinkerbell movie that was released earlier this week?  Well if not it is called Disney Fairies Secret of the Wings and it stars Tinkerbell and a new fairy named Periwinkle. In Tink’s latest adventure, she visits the forbidden and mysterious Winter Woods where her wings begin to magically sparkle…. [read more]

HearthSong Spinning Seesaw Review and Giveaway!

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Despite the fact that summers in San Antonio can get oppressively hot, I’ve been on the hunt for good backyard toys for my kids.  I had my eye on several inexpensive teeter totters (or seesaws) for my kids and was debating about which one to get.  That’s when I flipped through HearthSong’s online summer catalog…. [read more]

Learning Resources Primary Mixture and Measure Set- Review and GivAway!

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Big Brother is in pre-K. I’m not a homeschooling mom, but I really don’t have a lot of faith that public schools will teach my children what I want them to know. What do I do? I send my child to school for social enrichment and so that he can experience things like storytime, recess,… [read more]

It’s National Bubble Week! Celebrate with Imperial Toy New Bubble Toys! Review & GivAway

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  New for 2012, you’ve got to check out Imperial Toy’s new Hi-Beam Illumiator Bubble Blaster with Glow Fusion Bubble Solution! Light Up The Night! Kids will be beaming from head to toe with the Hi-Beam Illuminator bubble blaster powered by the new Glow Fusion Bubble Solution! Simply transfer Infusion Activators (A & B) into… [read more]

Squinkies Zinkies – Review

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This year my daughter is in Preschool.  She just goes to a little place down the road with a couple of friends.  Her teacher has the cutest little classroom set up in their basement and one of my daughter’s favorite things is Show and Tell.  They do it every Friday and sometimes they have to… [read more]

Melissa and Doug’s Trunki is fun on the go! Review and GivAway!

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I’m super excited to share this review with you!  If you are a fan of Melissa and Doug toys then, no doubt, you’ve heard of their newest innovation: Trunki.  Trunki was quite the hit during the Christmas season.  I was thrilled when Gummy Lump contacted me to review the Trunki.

Zoobies Blanket Pets ~Review

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A Blogtastic Extravaganza is just around the corner!  It starts on Wednesday, in fact.  Today we have our third, but certainly not final sponsor spotlight for A Blogtastic Extravaganza. How Zoobies was born… Zoobies, LLC was created by two young brother who shared a common desire to invent something that was fun, innovative, and functional. … [read more]

Clean, Messy Fun With Moon Dough! ~Review~

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Have you guys heard of Moon Dough?  I hadn’t until I received the opportunity to review Moon Dough’s new Magic Zoo play set.  I was a little concerned about how I might feel about having something like this in my house.  I hate play dough with a passion. The smell nauseates me, the cold, clammy… [read more]

Summer Fun in the Sand! Maukilo Spilling Funnel ~Review~

Summer is a time for kids to get outside and get dirty!  I grew up near the ocean so I made regular trips to the beach when I was a kid.  I LOVED building sand castles!  The best kind were the ones we’d make near the water so that we could channel the water into… [read more]

For the "Kid at Heart" Dad! KAOS Nemesis Water Balloon Launcher – Review

If you are looking for a Father’s Day gift for that Dad in your life who’s really just a kid at heart then you’ve got to check out the Imperial Toy Company KAOS Nemesis wrist launcher for water balloons! With both Father’s Day and summer fast approaching the KAOS Nemesis makes an awesome gift that… [read more]

Mega Bloks: Thomas and Friends, Sodor Search and Rescue – Review + Coupon

Enter the world of Thomas and Friends with this great buildable playset from Mega Bloks! When trouble happens on the Island of Sodor, The Sodor Search and Rescue team is called in to help.  Kids will have a blast as they build the Sodor Search and Rescue playset in any way they wish, building to… [read more]