Our two youngest kids are big fans of Ladybug and Cat Noir, so they were thrilled to watch Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir: Be Miraculous, which is now out on dvd. It is not often that we happen upon a female superhero, but this is a great series, and both my daughter and my son enjoy watching it.… Read more
‘This week Scotties are on BOGO sale at Publix, and we made sure to stock up. Someone is always sniffling around here, whether it is due to allergies or colds, and we need to have Scotties on hand. Just this morning, my youngest son yelled out “Mommy, I need tissues,” as he was running out the door to go to school.… Read more
Did you hear about Amazon Prime Photos? If not, this is the time to check it out, because Amazon has launched an all-new Prime Photos experience with Family Vault. Now, Prime members can share their benefit of unlimited photo storage with up to five family members or friends at no additional cost. Prime Photos is free for Prime members and makes it easy for family members to safely store and share all their favorite photos.… Read more
We recently watched Gibby on our family movie night, and it was a much enjoyable movie for everyone in the family. I will admit that I was hesitant about showing Gibby to my sons, because I was not sure that gymnastics and girl friendships plus a little love drama would have any interest. However, it turns out that once you throw a monkey into the mix, everything changes.… Read more
For our most recent movie night, we watched Endgame with our four kids, and it was a movie that impressed. Rico Rodriguez (Modern Family) was superb as José, a young Texan boy, who finds himself pulled down by living in his older brother’s shadow. Endgame is a fictional story based on true events that depicts how an impoverished high school in the border town of Brownsville, Texas, started a chess team and went on to become state champions.… Read more
This year our family has taken our soft summer memories and made them permanent, because this summer we’ve moved to our favorite vacation destination. We always bring the kids to watch the sun rise in the summer months, and now we can do it in fresher air with cleaner water.… Read more
A good mattress protector can save a mattress, and with the amount of money you invest in a good mattress, it is certainly important to protect that investment. We recently got a chance to give the Mellanni Supreme Mattress Protector a try, and it works great plus it comes at an affordable price.… Read more
We’ve been stocking up on Scotties facial tissue for the past couple of weeks, because with the warmer weather come flowers and mango blooms, and so the spring allergies take over our family. We’ve signed up for the Scotties newsletter, and between Scotties coupons and sale we stock up at prices as low as $0.29 per box.
At this time of the year I always have a box of Scotties in the stroller, whenever we’re out walking or shopping.… Read more
My little girl is always looking for female superheroes to look up to, and if your kids are looking for action-packed girl power, look no further than DC Super Hero Girls. DC Entertainment’s latest animated series features a dynamic group of Super Heroes on their journey of discovering the power of their unique abilities and friendships. What I love is how dynamic the characters are, from strong and fearless to edgy and fun; there is a character for everyone.… Read more
With the cd player going out of fashion, our family has been adjusting to the advent of MP3 players, but we still miss the nostalgic feeling of playing music on our stereo. The 1byone Belt-Drive 3-Speed Portable Stereo Turntable with Built in Speakers is just what we needed, because it takes us back, whenever we are in search of a little nostalgia.… Read more
Frugality and solar power go hand in hand, and over the years we’ve saved quite a bit by using solar powered outdoor lights including our Christmas lights. Our newest addition to our solar-powered collection is a weatherproof LED solar powered wall light with motion sensor from 1byone.
The 1byone solar power light is perfect for our needs, and we’ve placed it on our fence, right by the gate, so that it not only helps whenever we get home late, but it also helps make our home look more lived in, whenever we’re not home.… Read more
Our two little ones are crazy about Power Rangers, so they are very excited about the new release of the complete series of Power Rangers Time Force. This new 5-DVD box set contains all 40 episodes of the the ninth season of Power Rangers,which means more than 14 hours worth of Power Rangers. You can see which episodes are included on the Power Rangers Time Force DVDs here.… Read more