Create Your Own One-of-a-Kind Jewelry with Cutie Stix! + GIVEAWAY

April 30, 2017

Bella and I are pretty crafty. So crafty than in lieu of sports that she is just not interested in, our weekends consist of doing arts and crafts galore. While most of the time I rely on objects like paper plates or popsicle sticks or toilet paper rolls, I do enjoy introducing actual kits and stations to my daughter. I was recently sent the Cutie Stix Cut & Create Station, along with a few refill packs, and once my daughter set eyes on the box, she couldn’t wait to design her own bracelets, necklaces and more!


Learn About the Magic of Friendship with Little Charmers!

November 13, 2015

Now that Bella is in Kindergarten, she’s beginning to make friends, perhaps even lifelong ones. She’s also learning how to maintain those friendships. One of the ways that she learns about the magic of friendship is by watching Nick Jr.’s new hit show Little Charmers.  . As soon as Little Charmers first aired on Nick Jr., my daughter was hooked. The three main characters – Hazel, Posie and Lavender –…


Learning Resources Create-a-Maze and Tumble Trax Magnetic Marble Run Review + Giveaway [Ends 7/21]

July 6, 2015

As my daughter has become older, there has been one constant in her life, and that is Learning Resources. We have utilized their products to aid in fine motor skill mastery, hand/eye coordination, preschool readiness, and much more. They have a plethora of educational activities and tools to help your child learn. We were recently sent two amazing products for us to provide our insight on – Create-a-Maze and Tumble Trax…


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…


Learning Resources’ Hide-n-Go Moo Review + Giveaway [CLOSED]

February 14, 2013

Educational toys are my preferred choice when shopping for my daughter. Just because a toy teaches your child new and valuable information doesn’t mean it has to be boring and mundane. Learning Resources has a vast array of exciting toys that is sure to entertain your child, while providing them with essential knowledge. … Isabella received the Hide-n-Go Moo toy to review. Although we recently reviewed a similar toy called…


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…


Learning Resources Fix It! My Very Own Tool Set Review + Giveaway [CLOSED]

September 21, 2012

… Do you have a little girl that likes playing with toys geared towards boys? -raises hand- Mine does! She enjoys cars, trucks, trains, dinosaurs, etc. Don’t get me wrong, she’s a total girly girl who dresses in pink, frilly dresses and carries around a babydoll. However, whenever a toy car is in her view, she darts towards it and doesn’t let it go. She rolls the car on various…