Month: September 2010

Galactic Taz Ball: Nintendo DS

My daughter was so excited to try Galactic Taz Ball – the latest Nintendo DS game from the group at Warner Bros. I love the fact that the crazy Tazmanian Devil and the power hungry Martian are back in action.  (Since I watched Bugs Bunny and Pals when I was my daughter’s age this game

Barbie – A Fashion Fairytale

My youngest daughter is a huge fan of Barbie.  She loves Barbie dolls, Barbie books and all the Barbie movies.  She has her movie favorites (Barbie and The Nutcracker, Barbie Swan Lake, The Princess and The Pauper – my personal favorite) but honestly, just about anything Barbie makes her happy.  She loves the fashion, the music and

Yoplait Splitz!

Yoplait Splitz is the new yogurt that tastes like a sundae. Yoplait Splitz is a good source of calcium and vitamin D. With no artificial flavors or sweeteners and no high fructose corn syrup, this dessert is delicious and only has 90 calories!  And for a creamy frozen treat just pop a Yoplait Splitz in

Alpha & Omega

My daughters and I put on our 3D glasses and had a wonderful afternoon together watching wolves Kate and Humphrey in the action packed adventure “Alpha and Omega“.  “Top Dog” Kate (voiced by Hayden Panettiere) has been friends with playful, quick-witted Humphrey (voiced by Justin Long) since they were wolf pups.  However Kate is to take on

Bounce Dryer Bar

Vlogging about laundry.   All the cool kids are doing it! Oh the suspense!!!! After 2 months, depending on the use and frequency of use and dryer settings, a replacement indicator will appear.  All you need to do is purchase a replacement bar and you’re on your way! Thanks to my dear daughter Katie for her camera work, and

Bedtime Stories & A Giveaway!

Now that school is back in full swing one of my favorite things to do to help my girls wind down from the day is to read a bed time story.  My girls are old enough that “Goodnight Moon” is a faraway memory *sniff* but I have come across some lovely bedtime books for your

When it comes to children’s books I have to be honest, I look at illustrations first, content second. 

Safeway Box Tops For Education & Giveaway!

As we head into the school year, and state budgets are tightened far and wide, you may be thinking of how you can help your child’s school this coming year. The Safeway family of stores (which includes Dominick’s, Tom Thumb, Randalls, Vons, and Genuardi’s) is making it simple to give back with “2 Ways 2 Earn” cash