February Giveaway: Angel Dear Animal Blankies

Leshem Loft, www.leshemloft.com, is giving away 6 of the most popular animal blankies from Angel Dear.  (Retail Value $90). "These lovable, comforting fabric animals will sooth your little one (maybe even your big one too), while its design provides characters, for acting out animal sounds and funny animal stories.  Perfect for playtime an easing your little one to Continue Reading

February Giveaway: ‘Celebrating Around the World’

In celebration of Barney's 20th Anniversary, one mom will win an all-new DVD release, Celebrating Around the World. This is a really good dvd.   I (Kimberly) received a copy last Monday and my almost 4 year old son has watched it at least once every day since then.  In the tape, Barney and a couple of kids travel around the world (Brazil, Japan, Continue Reading

Special Offer: Braincandy

"BRAINCANDY: Smart Stuff for Little Thinkers Welcome to the world of Braincandy! Set against a “5 Senses” platform, Braincandy introduces a more organic approach to learning. Chock full of age-appropriate content for kids 6 months and up, this sweet simple recipe for fun includes silly “sense” puppets, animation and real kids exploring the world. To receive an Continue Reading

February Giveaway: A (Tooth) Fairy Tale

One mom will win a family fun pass for four to Vital Theatre’s production of A (Tooth) Fairy Tale. "A (Tooth) Fairy Tale Book by Ben Winters Music and Lyrics by Rick Hip-Flores Saturdays and Sundays at 11AM and 1PM January 19th – February 24th Special Performances Jan. 21st, and Feb. 18th-22nd at 1PM Tickets: $18 All performances are at Vital Theatre Company 2162 Broadway, 4th Continue Reading

7 Favorite Things (February)

Instead of highlighting products, I'm focusing on events that I'm looking forward to in February. 1. Library Lovers Month: I love books.  I love free books.  I love libraries. 2. Black History Month: I'm Black.  I love learning about my history year-round.  I love when the rest of the country joins in.  (Don't miss the network premiere of A Raisin in the Sun on Continue Reading

Recommended Books

Success Never Smelled So Sweet: How I Followed My Nose and Found My Passion by Lisa Price (President of Carol's Daughter) and Hilary Beard was a great read.  In the book, Ms. Price talks about her life from childhood to adulthood.  While sharing about her family, finding herself and the ups and downs of entrepreneurship, she is very open and honest, sharing about things like an Continue Reading