Peekapak Monthly Subscription Review

I am happy to bring you this review for Peekapak. Peekapak is a monthly subscription service for children. About Peekapak What's Inside: Each month's pak contains: an original storybook, fun craft activities integrated with the story, and learning elements designed by educators. How It Works: Get a pak for your child, or gift one to a friend.  A box will be delivered to your door every month of your subscription. Read, Create & Learn: Our team of educators and writers incorporate key elements of play-based learning, so your child gets the most out of each Peekapak. My Review: We all
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Categories: 2014 Gift Guide and Product Review.

Bedphones are headphones designed for sleeping.

Do you like to listen to music when falling asleep? Bedphones are the perfect item for you.  About bedphones: Bedphones are sleep headphones that were created by Eric Dubs, a location-independent product developer. With a background in mechanical engineering, a passion for music and a desire for a great night's sleep, Eric set out to solve an issue plaguing music-lovers and poor sleepers everywhere: no headphones were comfortable enough to wear to bed.  Creating sleep headphones up to this task wasn't easy. Along with computer-aided designs, Eric created nearly one-hundred hand-made prototypes to get the sound quality, thickness Read more [...]
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Categories: 2014 Gift Guide and Product Review.

Boogie Wipes Review

Have you heard about boogie wipes yet? They are a great product to have on hand for the cold/flu season. I was happy to be able to review a few of their products. About Boogie Wipes: The first saline nose wipe was created in 2007 by two moms who were frustrated with trying to put saline drops into their young children’s noses. They knew there had to be a better way to treat sinus problems caused by colds and other illnesses than drops and dry tissues. In a moment of mom genius, they decided to moisten a tissue with the
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Why Do We Call It Christmas Giveaway Ends 11/25

It's that time of year to start thinking about holiday gifts. I feel DVDs are a great gift for children. The whole family can enjoy over and over again. I think this particular DVD is a great family film, great for all ages. Good luck to all that enter. Would you like to win a copy of the Why Do We Call It Christmas DVD by the creator of Veggie Tales? Join Buck Denver and his pals to learn about the history and origins of all your favorite Christmas tradions. Come read the Joy Makin' Mamas review of this DVD,
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Gibbs Smith helps introduce your little one to the world of reading.

  Gibbs Smith helps introduce children to the world of reading. They offer items based on a few classic books. I chose an Alice in Wonderland Playset to review. Product Description: BabyLit® Alice in Wonderland Colors Primer Board Book and Playset  Introduce your little lit-o-phile into the world of drama by setting the stage with these classic story lines. Includes sturdy box for storage and play. With 7 paperboard punch-out cards featuring characters and scenes from Alice in Wonderland: A BabyLit® Colors Primer and a box to use as a stage set, you can turn Lewis Carroll’s classic into hours
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Categories: 2014 Gift Guide and Product Review.

Review & Giveaway Brieftons InstantVeg Spiralizer Ends 12/8

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received one or more of the products or services mentioned above for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising." I was excited to review this vegetable spiralizer from Brieftons that is available on amazon. I'm eager to try anything that will make me want to eat more vegetables. 
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Categories: 2014 Gift Guide, Giveaway, and Product Review.

Damsel Not by Kristina Circelli

In the days of old, one knight fought to save the maiden he loved – a battle that ended in a bloody promise for the future. In the days of the 21st Century, Izz doesn’t believe in prophecies. A recent widow, she struggles to find the passion that once fueled her life – a passion that is reignited the day a knight in disguise cuts into her life in a flash of swordplay and seductive grins. Izz doesn’t want to love him. The guilt of moving on nearly crushes her, yet she finds herself unable to resist the touch, the
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Categories: Book Blast.

Book Review: Boy In The Box

Title: The Boy In The Box Author: David Stout Publisher: Lyons Press Genre: True Crime Format: Paperback Source: Library Pages: 272 Rating: 5 stars Summary: On February 25, 1957, the nude, badly bruised body of a young boy was found in a cardboard box in trash-strewn woods of north Philadelphia. Posters of the “Boy in the Box” soon dotted the city and police stations nationwide—to no avail. In November 1998 the remains were exhumed for DNA analysis, and the boy was reburied as “America’s Unknown Child.” This is a  riveting true account of the infamous child-murder mystery that has gripped Philadelphia
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Whiskey Witches Episode 2 Release and giveaway‏ Ends 11/28

There’s only so much you can do when there are no new clues. Wait. That’s never been Detective Paige Whiskey’s strong-suit, though. With her memories and her gifts back, she’s faced with a whole new ball game. She now has a better understanding of who the killer might be and what he wants.But when she’s attacked by a ghost—of all the dumb things—on a paranormal investigation of the Metley plantation, she realizes the situation’s worse than she thought. If that’s possible at all.The gate has already been opened.So why in the seven blazing pits of Hell does the killer still
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Holiday Gift Guide Roundup Week 2

November is going really fast for me for some reason. It's time to do a roundup of Week 2's Holiday Gift Guide items. In case you missed last weeks roundup. You can find it here. Week 2's Reviews 1. Crayola I reviewed their best seller stocking stuffers. 2. eShakti I reviewed their embellished bird sash tie shirtdress. 3. Xyron I reviewed their 1.5" sticker maker. There is also a giveaway. 4. Snorgtees I reviewed their  "Sometimes alcohol is the answer" t-shirt. Week 3's Reviews I will be bringing you reviews from following companies next week: 1. Brieftons: I will be
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Categories: 2014 Gift Guide.