Monte Carlo: The Must See Summer Movie!


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Monte Carlo for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Moms grab your girls and see the summers hottest movie Monte Carlo. Now as my daughter is a huge Selena Gomez fan I can say she’d enjoy this movie that’s truly meant for girls. The… [read more]

Portland Family Fun – U Pick Farms Portland and Orchards Near The Metro Area


There’s nothing quite like picking your own fresh fruits, berry’s and  fresh locally grown vegetables. There are so many farms around the Portland metro area and all of them are worth visiting at some point in the year. U Pick Farms Portland and Orchards Near The Portland Metro Area Baggenstos Farm Store – strawberries, raspberries,… [read more]

Wii Motion: Plus – Nintendo Wii’s Plus Controller


We were sent a review copy of Nintendo’s Wii Play: Motion which is a new with 12 games designed for the Wii MotionPlus controller, which is included. But the controller included with this bundle is different and includes the MotionPlus device built into the controller instead of having to add on the adapter (required for… [read more]

Gymnastics 2011

kai gym

It’s finally the end of the year and that means we’ve had final Girl Scout celebrations, last days of Kindergarten, and the final routine for gymnastics. Kaila loves gymnastics and I keep trying to get her to try a dance class but she’s pretty stuck on the bending and flipping. I’ve watched this past year… [read more]

Summer Must Have – Little Tikes Spiralin’ Seas Waterpark Giveaway

DOutdoor Pretend Play Features:      Children develop "put and take" and early motor skills with this engaging sand and water table.      Kids can drop balls down spiral, watching them go round and round and down into the lazy river.     Turn the ferris wheel to scoop up and drop off balls.     Fill the cup and pour into the funnel to power twin water wheels.     Turn the spinner that powers the "lazy river."

With summer finally feeling like it’s going to stick around here in the Pacific Northwest we’re finally bringing out the summer fun toys. Little Tikes was kind enough to send my girls the Spiralin’ Seas Waterpark and they’ve enjoyed hours of play. On hot summer days nothing is better than being able to stay cool… [read more]

Fun Foods For The 4th – Berry Pudding Cake


I bought this pedestal bowl two years ago and had always planned on making some sort of layered berry cake to go inside. What better this 4th of July then using some of your favorite berry’s in a fresh and light dessert! I went semi-homemade and picked up a box of  organic white cake and… [read more]