Month: June 2011

4th of July Free Shipping Offers!

Before you start making the potato salad or hanging the red, white and blue streamers, you might want to do a little online shopping. There are lots of good deals on the 4th of July, and here are some that offer extra-special free shipping deals. Check them out at 1. Kohl’sFree shipping on orders

Summer Camp Labels – FREE!

Tired of dealing with lost items? Take advantage of FREE Stickers at VistaPrint! They’re absolutely perfect for labeling all of your camper’s important personal items like trunks, books and journals. Choose from a variety of sizes and designs to find the perfect stickers for your campers style! Visit VistaPrint (click here) and check out the

Giada De Laurentiis at Target

The lovely and talented Giada De Laurentiis has created a line of gourmet Italian favorites for Target.  They are delicious! My family wanted to try the unique shaped pasta “Galletti”.  It’s like elbow macaroni with a flair for fashion! It has a beautifully ruffled edge with a hearty texture that holds up nicely with a

Free Online Reading Games at GoGoKabongo!

Keep your child’s reading skills sharp this summer with award winning, fun – and FREE – online reading games at GoGo Kabongo! GoGo Kabongo develops cognitive skills that are essential to reading. Fun, educational children’s games will build confidence and stay challenging with auto-leveling games that advance at your child’s pace. Discover three different games in each

Mott's Samples and Savings

Mott’s for Tots® has 40% less sugar than 100% apple juice and a great taste kids love — it’s an easy and healthy way to “spoil” them! For special savings, and samples, please visit Thanks so much VocalPoint for sharing!

$2 Tanks This Weekend at Old Navy

It’s time to find your favorite tanks for the summer at Old Navy’s Tank-athon Weekend, June 25th & 26th.  Tanks start at $2 each.  You’ll also find selections at $4, $6 and $8 each.  Have fun! Visit for locations

The Man Test

OK.  It’s practically Father’s Day and you haven’t found the right gift for the dad in your life. I have a great recommendation for you, visit your book store and pick-up “The Man Test” from Robert Dodenhoff. It’s fun, it’s “one-size-fits-all” and it teaches the man in your life lessons that will take them through

Vapur Anti-Bottle

I recently had a house full of children that were partying the afternoon away celebrating the last day of the school year.  Since I had an audience I showed them the Vapur Anti-Bottle and asked if they thought it would make a good Father’s Day gift.  The rousing response was, “Yes!”. One child said, “My dad

Dr. Drip Coffee

A cool, little gadget has come to the coffee world, Dr. Drip.  Each Dr. Drip contains all natural, fair-trade and organically grown coffee specially selected from some of the world’s best growing regions. Further, Dr. Drip packaging and filters are recyclable, compostable and earth-friendly – no plastic pods or machinery needed! Dr. Drip practices the

LoveSac – Slippers

LoveSac is an idea that started with an 18 year old and the desire for an oversized big bean bag chair.  (See full story here… it’s good !)  Now LoveSac products range from couches to pillows to comforters to slippers.  And from first hand knowledge I will say, the slippers are fantastic!  The LoveSac Phur Slippers are a hypo allergenic

Custom Designed T-Shirt for $2.00! With VistaPrint

*********************************** A Customized Premium T-Shirt for $2 from Vistaprint! Choose from over a thousand designs perfect for Dad.  Add your own text to make your design unique.   How about the classic “World’s Greatest Dad”  – below it states, “according to: ” and you add your children’s names.  Maybe even the family pet! There’s also the trusty “I

Summertime Family Movie DVD Set Giveaway!

Talk about a great family movie giveaway!  I have a “Judy Moody Prize Pack”, which includes 5 fantastic movies, to giveaway to one lucky winner! The “Summertime Family Movie DVD Set” includes the following DVDs: * Ramona & Beezus * Diary of a Wimpy Kid * The Parent Trap * Annie  AND… * Mary Poppins *Giveaway Is

Chex Mix Muddy Buddies Giveaway!

Chex Mix Muddy Buddies offers a unique combination of Corn Chex cereal, peanut butter, and chocolate, dusted with a powdery sweet coating. I found it to be not overly sweet, which is a bonus in my book.  My husband has asked me to hide the Muddy Buddies since he’s having a Weight Loss Competition with co-workers 

ThredUP – Children's Clothing & Toy Swap!

The thredUP community – Where moms swap kids clothes & toys The thredUP service is free to join and boxes of preloved clothes and toys costs just $5 plus shipping.  The site is easy to navigate with so many clothing items to choose from.  First you select Boy or Girl, choose the size you’re looking for, then a list

AMF Free Kids Bowling!

When the weather gets too hot to play outside during this summer’s school break, why not take your kids some place cool, and literally “cool”?  Through May 30th to September 5, 2011 participating AMF Bowling Alleys are offering 2 free games of bowling every day to all children ages 16 and under.  To take advantage of