Posts in Fun at Home

Elf on A Shelf Christmas Training Camp Preparedness Kit

October 30th, 2012

    So it’s October…the leaves are changing…pumpkins are being carved….children are scurrying about wearing sheets and black pointed hats…cider is brewing…all is well with Autumnal bliss…here in our neighborhoods that is…   Of course some of us are stuck inside dealing with Hurricane Sandy.   Not so far away at the North Pole there…

How to Throw a Madagascar-Inspired Circus Theme Party

October 22nd, 2012

When Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted came out in theaters, we threw a Circus Party to celebrate. I’ve always been a fan of animated features and planning the party was a great way get excited about seeing the movie. As a member of the Madagascar 3 Circus Circle on Crowdtap, I received a digital party kit…

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Creating a Superhero Playroom for My Superheroes – Playroom Makeover Series

October 18th, 2012

  You know how you have that one room in your house that just drives you nuts.  The one you dread walking through. That was my playroom. The walls were that awful wood paneling. The floor had this putrid pink carpet. Toys were always all over the place. Many days I spent sitting in the…

One Fish, Two Fish Aquarium Treats Recipe

March 28th, 2012

  Another easy to make and fun to eat snack idea from the Jersey Family Fun team! I actually made these for my son’s birthday party when we had it at the aquarium. They were a huge hit. Something about the Jello’s jiggles always brings the giggles!!  I thought it was the prefect treat to go…

Horton Hears a Who Beezlenut Juice Recipe

March 26th, 2012

  “Because after all a person’s a person no matter how small.”   Horton Hears a Who is a wonderful book by Dr. Seuss about an elephant, Horton that tries to protect tiny creatures on a speck of dust.   Yertle the Turtle threatens to boil the clover in Beezlenut Oil, alas my recipe for Beezlenut Juice!…

Be your Kids’ Valentine

February 4th, 2011

How fortunate we are that this year’s Valentine Day is on a Monday. Why not make it an extra special weekend for your children? Start with Breakfast in Bed Start one day with surprising your child by showing up in their bedroom with their favorite breakfast? (I’m going to have to get up real early.)…

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APBA 2000 Super Stars Baseball Game – Toy Review Tuesday

February 1st, 2011

The APBA 2000 Super Stars Baseball Premiere Edition was one of those games that just called out to my husband when he was shopping for some cards for another game. As dad to 3 little boys, he wants them to share the same passion for baseball as he does. So when he saw this game…