Get It All Done with VTech Connect to Cell™ Answering System with Cordless Headset

vtech kitchen

This post brought to you by VTech Communications. All opinions are 100% mine. A few weeks ago I received the  to try out in my home and see how it makes my daily routine a bit less complicated. This particular model includes 5 handsets and a cordless headset. With 5 handsets, it's perfect for any sized home. In ours, we put the main base in the living room where our family spends the majority of their time. On the main base … [Read more...]

ZACT – the Smart Phone Service to Suit Your Family now at Best Buy Mobile

zact phones

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.   Years ago we shut of our household telephone land lines. It was a turning point for our family. We found ourselves needing to communicate with friends and family everywhere but the confines of our home. We thought in the long run, this would be more cost effective for our family but with rising … [Read more...]

Home Office Makeover with the HP Envy Rove20 #IntelAIO

HP Envy Rove 20 Intel AIO PC with Kickstand

#spon: I'm required to disclose a relationship between our site and Intel AIO PC. This could include the Intel AIO PC providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. Last week I got an amazing delivery. I started working with Intel to try out and share my experiences with the HP Envy Rove 20 Mobile AIO PC with an Intel® Core™ i3 processor and Windows 8. As you might imagine, this is a pretty exciting experience … [Read more...]

VTech InnoTab® 3S Learning Tablet for Kids

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*VTech provided our family with an InnoTab 3S to review and one to giveaway. A few weeks ago we got a brand new product delivered to our home. Initially, I thought it was just another kid tablet that would cost me hundreds of dollars in batteries. It wasn't until we really dove into all the features that we saw how amazing the new VTech Innotab 3S really is! For starters, I don't have to spend any money at all on batteries. This new tablet … [Read more...]

Out of The Vault and Into Your Collection – The Little Mermaid is Coming to DVD

Meeting Princess Ariel

I was provided with a copy of the dvd. When I first learned about Disney's The Little Mermaid coming out of The Vault, I went straight to my calendar and marked October 1st with a big red X. This was several months ago and we've been counting down the days ever since. Out of all the Disney Princesses, our daughter Emma has fallen in love with Ariel. That is her princess! Emma's first dream came true when we took our very first family … [Read more...]

Kids Programming Anywhere You Go with Comcast Xfinity TV Player App


Comcast Cable Communications Management, LLC, through its contractor, Mom Central Consulting, provided a promotional item as a thank you to the blogger who made this post for participating in this campaign.  The opinions and experiences expressed in this post are solely the bloggers opinions, based on the blogger’s experiences and do not reflect any positions or opinions of Comcast Communications Management, LLC Comcast has been our cable … [Read more...]

Art & Technology Come Together for Alicewinks – Alice’s Adventure’s in Wonderland


When I was child, all of the books I read had gold spine, a hard cover, printed text and illustrations. These days my own children enjoy the same types of books I often read but they're also mesmerized by what technology has brought to the world of reading. Now you can read books on smartphones and my daughters' personal favorite, the iPad. We find ourselves browsing the iBooks digital library of books more often than ever setting foot in an … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Kids’ Learning Tablet | LeapPad Ultra Pre-Order

leappad ultra tablet

It's hard to get the kids excited for back-to-school but it has to be done. Some things I like to do to ease the kids into the transition from summer break to school starts with bedtime and wake time adjustments. Going to bed 10 minutes earlier and waking up 10 minutes earlier a few days at a time until they're ready for the regular school hours routine. I also bring out the workbooks, flashcards and writing paper for a little refresher on the … [Read more...]