How to Get to Know Your Kids…THE EASY WAY!

April 21, 2015

Disclosure: I received a product in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. My daughter just turned 5 years old yesterday (OMG where did this little girl come from and where is my wittle baby?!), and she’s already a mini teenager. She loves to chit chat with me, but only on her terms. I cannot count the number of times she has rolled her eyes or slammed…


My Little Pony Tales – The Complete Classic TV Series + GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

April 6, 2015

Disclosure: I received a DVD copy for review purposes. No other compensation was received. All opinions are my own. While Bella is growing up with the new My Little Pony (Friendship is Magic) TV series, I’m excited to introduce her to the My Little Pony that I grew up with. I remember going to my stepdad’s parents house two hours away and playing with the My Little Pony toys that…


Digimon Fusion Makes Playtime a Blast!

February 6, 2014

I grew up on Digimon. I know, I’m showing my age here. I remember when the first episode aired back in 1999 (I was 9 years old). It was a staple in my Saturday morning TV show line-up. It’s now 2014, and I have a child of my own. The sixth season of the Digimon franchise, Digimon Fusion, will join the Vortexx on The CW line-up starting on February 17th! There…


Isabella is Learning How to Read! Thanks, Reading Eggs! + Giveaway [CLOSED]

February 1, 2014

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Reading Eggs. . Isabella is turning 4 in April, and I’m so thrilled to watch her vocabulary blossom even more. As far as reading goes, she knows the words “go”, “stop”, “easy”, “play” and “pause”. Is it obvious she’s a gamer girl? While I don’t mind her playing games on the computer, I want her to enjoy reading, as…


Learning Resources Let’s Tackle Kindergarten Review

January 17, 2014

Where has the time gone? I seriously have not a clue. It feels like just yesterday, I gave birth to a newborn with a full head of black hair. That same little baby is going into Pre-Kindergarten in August. While I know she’s smart and will do well her first year of school, I want to make sure she’s absolutely prepared for this new venture. That’s why I’d like to…


VTech Cora the Smart Cub Plush Toy Review + Giveaway [CLOSED]

September 18, 2013

Since Bella was born, I have become a bit of a toy expert. She’s on the spoiled side and gets a new toy at least once every two to three weeks. When searching for a new toy for Isabella, I have certain criteria that must be met – ease of use, appeal and price. However, the most important criteria is how educational the toy is. I enjoy seeing my daughter’s…


Learning Resources Pretend & Play Gym Bag Review

If you’ve been following me on Instragram (@amberxfaith), you might have seen that I’m successfully losing weight. At the time of this post, I have lost 18lbs since the beginning of July. When you’re on a health journey as a parent, you often think about how your choices affect your little ones. I once heard a quote that said “It’s easier to build up a child than repair an adult”….

August 31, 2013

Learning Resources New Sprouts Picnic Set Review + Giveaway [CLOSED]

Isabella enjoys doing everything with me – cleaning, eating, brushing teeth and playing. She probably plays with pretend food more than eat real food. Learning Resources kindly sent us the New Sprouts Picnic Set to review, and Isabella had such a blast with it! … The New Sprouts Picnic Set includes: A durable plastic basket with handles to carry all the “yummy” pretend food 2 divided plates 2 mini-hamburgers (with…

June 6, 2013

May the Fourth Be With You – Angry Birds Star Wars At-At Attack Battle Game + Foam Flyers Review and **FLASH** Giveaway [CLOSED]

May 3, 2013

We are HUGE Angry Bird gamers. My daughter (3) is probably better at demolishing those green piggies than I am. That’s kids these days for you. Just when you think you’re a genius when it comes to technology and games, they come in and make you look like a novice. Isabella always chooses Angry Birds to play when she’s on my iPhone. However, she is unfamiliar with Star Wars. I…


Hasbro BEJEWELED Board Game Review + Giveaway [CLOSED]

April 11, 2013

… As Isabella gets older, I plan on implementing a “family game night” at least once a week where we play games, whether it be cards, board games or even video games. At the age of 3, the games she is into are hide ‘n go seek, duck duck goose and “ready set go“. I can’t wait til she’s a little bit older so we can play BEJEWELED together! ……


Imagine Toys Deluxe Stable Play Set Review

January 21, 2013

Isabella is getting to the age where she’s discovering her favorites – favorite foods, favorite colors and even favorite animals. Being a toddler, her favorites change from week to week (and sometimes even day to day). One of her favorites that seems to be a mainstay is horses. She loves horses. She’s only been around a live horse a few times, but she adores looking at pictures and playing with…


Learning Resources – Hide-n-Go Fish Review + Giveaway [CLOSED]

January 14, 2013

As a huge fan of educational toys, I am always excited to chat with you all about Learning Resources. Isabella and I have reviewed quite a few fun and exciting toys for them, and we’re thrilled to continue introducing you to their new toys. … Learning Resources has a brand new toy that just became available this year! We received the Hide-n-Go Fish toy to review. This is ideal for…