Posts in Fun at Home

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Earbuds

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Earbuds – Toy Review Tuesday

March 19th, 2013

My 9 year old just inherited an iPod touch and has been going crazy downloading apps and music. He had been begging for a new pair of character ear buds. When we were asked to review these Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Earbuds, from our friends at Sakar International, I jumped at the chance. Not only…

Not Your Grandma’s Silly Putty

March 5th, 2013

  Did you play with Silly Putty as a child?   Perhaps, but never putty like this.   Puttyworld’s Crazy Aaron Thinking Putty has more than 35 varieties. There are putties that are magnetic, heat-sensitive, glow in the dark, glittery, and more. It’s one toy my kids had so much fun playing with during our…

How to Create a Dry Erase Wall using 3M Command Strips

February 14th, 2013

We are returning to our stories about making over our playroom into a superhero playroom. One goal I had for the room was to help my kids have places to be creative that would be easy to maintain. I wanted to create a Dry Erase Board for them, one larger than what you could buy in…

Fun Facts About Snow

February 13th, 2013

Do you know why some snow is pink? Do you know the speed of snow? Learn the answers to these questions and other fun facts about snow.

Camp The Board Game – Toy Review

February 5th, 2013

Bring to fun and excitement of camping to your family game night Learning about the Great Outdoors can be next to impossible this time of year. Education Outdoors Camp game makes the nearly impossible become possible by teaching your family all about nature, animals, and the fun and exciting things you would learn while on…

Easy Steps to Prove Santa is Real

December 19th, 2012

  Every year, my family and I take a few extra steps to prove that Santa exists. My husband thinks I’m crazy, but I like the fun of it all and I think believing in the magic of Santa is part of the magic that helps them keep their innocence. What we do to prove…

What Happened When Santa Contacted my Boys

December 6th, 2012

      A funny thing happened last night. No it wasn’t the phone call from Santa to my 4 year old or the video from Santa to my 6 year old and 8 year old, it was their reaction to it during it and during the rest of the evening.   First, Santa called…

Don’t go to Grandma’s Without This … the Melissa & Doug Trunki

December 4th, 2012

    If you’ve followed our Weekends In series, you know we travel as a family A LOT. One of the things I’ve been in search of ever since we started our travels is a children’s luggage. I needed something that would be easy enough for my kids to manage and could hold up to…