Saturday, September 29, 2012

Cinderella Recipes, Activity Sheets, Coloring Pages and Puzzlers!

Tea Time Sandwiches with Gus & Jaq!

In anticipation of the release of Cinderella: Diamond Edition on Tuesday 10/2, Disney presents Cinderella themed tea time sandwiches shaped and named in honor of Cinderella's little friends Gus and Jaq!

Below you will find Cinderella recipes, activity sheets, coloring pages and puzzlers... Enjoy!

Download Coloring Pages!

25 Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Treat Recipes

Halloween is right around the corner so I've been doing some searching for kid-friendly Halloween treats. Unfortunately a lot of recipes I come across are either too spooky or too gross for my kids to enjoy, that's why I've compiled this list of 25 Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Treats... Enjoy!

25 Kid-Friendly Halloween Treats #Recipes

Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Royal Rescue- Available on DVD 10/2

Dora’s Royal Rescue

Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Royal Rescue
Available on DVD October 2, 2012

Synopsis: Lady Knight Dora is joined by the legendary Don Quixote in the brand-new DVD, Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Royal Rescue.  The DVD includes a double-length, never-before-aired episode, “Dora’s Royal Rescue,” which features the voices of Andy Garcia as Don Quixote and Placido Domingo as Malambruno.  Also included, is the new-to-DVD episode, “Dora’s Knighthood Adventure,” which features the voice of Garcia as Don Quixote.  In addition, for a limited time only, kids can enjoy a free Dora coloring and activity book.  Created by Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and distributed by Paramount Home Media Distribution, Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Royal Rescue will be released on DVD on Oct. 2, 2012 for the suggested retail price of $14.99.

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Bloggers Wanted: FREE LifeStyle Legacy Kitchen giveaway event!

I am participating in the FREE LifeStyle Legacy Kitchen giveaway event hosted by Real Mom Reviews

One super lucky reader will win a Step2 LifeStyle Legacy Kitchen!

Cost: Free with announcement post or 3.00 without. 

Giveaway Open to: US only. 

The event dates: October 8th-October 30th. 

Free Link Option: Facebook 

Optional Paid Link Options: $2.00 for Twitter or Pinterest 

To sign up for this event click here!

Keeping Kids Creative with Klutz How-To Activity Books {Sponsor Spotlight}

Keeping Kids Creative has been in full swing for a little over a week now and we are giving away some awesome prizes... One of which is an awesome prize pack from Klutz. Well, we were recently sent a few Klutz how-to books to try out and my boys love them!

Not familiar with Klutz? Klutz offers activity books and other fun stuff for kids including crafts, games & puzzles, drawing, science, and building how-to books... All of which are perfect for kids ages 3 to 103!
Klutz activity books are the perfect way to keep kids creative! We were sent the Star Wars Folded Flyers, Lightning McQueen Build & Race Cars, and the Coin Blaster Arcade to review.

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Bloggers Wanted: FREE Bunzi Giveaway Event!


Attention bloggers! Sign up's are now open for the Kate n' Kaboodle Bunzi Giveaway.

This is a FREE event!

Prize: Bunzi Balance Trainer 

Dates: October 8-22 

Sign up here.

Top 10 Reasons To Own Magic Mike & Blu-ray Combo Pack Giveaway *Closed*

Magic Mike Blu-ray

Magic Mike
Own it on Blu-ray Combo Pack or Digital Download October 23rd

Synopsis: A dramatic comedy set in the world of male strippers, Magic Mike is directed by Academy Award® winner Steven Soderbergh (Traffic) and stars Channing Tatum in the title role. The film follows Mike as he takes a young dancer called The Kid (Alex Pettyfer) under his wing and schools him in the fine arts of partying, picking up women, and making easy money.

Channing Tatum in Magic Mike

Alright ladies this one's for you! If you haven't been living under a rock then you have to know how gorgeous Matthew McConaughey and Channing Tatum are, not to mention they're pretty good actors too. I haven't seen Magic Mike yet but I was asked to come up with the Top 10 Reasons to Own Magic Mike... I've come up with 5 and I need your help for the rest. Here's what I have...

Gift Card Extravaganza Giveaway *Closed*

Welcome to the Gift Card Extravaganza Giveaway!

We have three awesome gift cards to give away and three lucky readers are going to win!
One lucky reader will receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card

One lucky reader will receive a $50 Victoria's Secret Gift Card

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

G.I. JOE: RENEGADES: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON Blu-ray Collection- Available Today!


Featuring All 26 Adventurous Episodes and Special Bonus Content
Produced by Hasbro Studios in a Collectible 3-Disc Blu-ray Set


YO JOE! Fans of the popular animated series G.I. JOE: RENEGADES rejoice! On September 25, 2012, G.I. JOE: RENEGADES: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON Blu-ray Collection debuts on home entertainment shelves from Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Hasbro Studios. This highly anticipated 3-disc Blu-ray set collects all 26 adventure-filled episodes and an original behind-the-scenes look at G.I. JOE: RENEGADES bonus feature. Delivering exciting, action-packed storytelling and spectacular animation, this special Blu-ray collection is a must-have for fans and collectors of all ages and has a suggested retail price of $49.97.

Iron Man: Armored Adventures Season 2, Volume 2- Available on DVD Today!

Iron Man: Armored Adventures Season 2, Volume 2
Available on DVD Today!

Iron Man: Armored Adventures follows Tony Stark, 16-year-old inventor and heir to the billion-dollar corporation Stark International, as he battles the enemies of world peace with his revolutionary armor technology. Growing up, Tony had always lived a life of luxury, but everything went horribly wrong when a tragic plane accident robbed him of his father and nearly cost him his own life. Eager to honor the memory of his dad, Tony now uses his suit of invincible armor and technical know-how to protect those who would also fall prey to tragedy, corruption and conspiracy. With help from his friends Rhodey and Pepper Potts, Tony’s activities as Iron Man result in nonstop high-octane action.

Monday, September 24, 2012

Mega Bloks Lil’ Vehicles Review and Giveaway *Closed*

I've mentioned before how much we love Mega Bloks so when we were contacted about reviewing Dylan Dump Truck and Sonny School Bus from the Lil’ Vehicles series I jumped on the opportunity! Trevor is really big into vehicles, especially dump trucks, so I knew these toys would be a hit with him... And of course I was right.

Dylan Dump Truck
Make a friend with Dylan Dump Truck from Mega Bloks! This little truck comes ready to tackle any delivery job with a smile. Whether your child is hauling blocks through the living room or a special gift to Dad in the kitchen, Dylan Dump Truck is the perfect partner for your little driver. Navigate imaginary roads with the easy-to-grab truck bed. Combine with Sonny School Bus for a pair of funny Mega Bloks pals. Put your hardhats on and get to work with your friend Dylan Dump Truck by Mega Bloks.

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Happy Holidays Giveaway Hop sign-ups are open! {FREE w/paid option}

The Happy Holidays Giveaway Hop will be hosted by Mom Blog SocietyMom to Bed by 8, and Life With Two Boys!

The giveaway hop will begin on November 15, 2012 at 12:01am EST and will end on November 29, 2012 at 11:59pm EST

* All participants must have a giveaway specifically for this event that runs the duration of the event
* All participants must find their own sponsor(s) and host the giveaway on their own blog. You may sponsor your own giveaway if you wish
* The prize/prize package should have a minimum value of $25
* Display the event button in your post so hoppers can easily identify it
* Display the linky in your post to encourage hopping
* All participants must abide by FTC and Facebook rules and regulations
* Please limit the mandatory entries to only 1 or 2.. No limit on extra entries
* Most importantly.. Have fun and try to win a few prizes for yourself as well!!