Month: November 2012

VTech will keep their hands and minds busy

Since 1980, VTech has been developing high-quality, innovative educational products that enrich children’s development, from birth to preteen, through fun and smart play. If you are looking for some gifts that will thrill your kids this year, check out Brok the Brachiosaurus and the Innotab 2 tablet.   Brok the Brachiosaurus Best for ages : 3 to 8 Years Highlights: Brok the Brachiosaurus is the one in charge! Brok is a 2-in-1 dinosaur from the Switch & Go Dinos crew by VTech. This electronic toy fuses two of boys’ favourite things – dinosaurs and vehicles – into one awesome...

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Spread some Holiday Cheer with Build-A-Bear

Build-A-Bear is in the Christmas spirit and they are celebrating with some adorable holiday friends. They have festive bears, adorable reindeer, and they even have the Grinch! We were sent the Sweet Stripes Merry Mint Pup and the Cold Weather Cutie Pink Flurry Teddy to add a little holiday cheer to our home. Sweet Stripes Merry Mint Pup This precious puppy gift is as sweet as can be dressed in a Red Stripes & Dots Dress, Red Stripes Flats and Red Stripes Bows. Includes a scented plush bone! My daughter loves her striped bone and her little dress. You...

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Hearts for Hearts Girls are unique and adorable

Dolls are something that I have a lot of history with. Aside from once being a little girl and loving to play with my dolls, I also have a history as a doll artist and former niche doll magazine editor. While most of my expertise is around sculpture and artist dolls, I do have an appreciation for play dolls as well (because they all started as a sculpture made by someone’s hand!). When I first say the Hearts for Hearts Girls on television, I knew they were something special. The charity and cultural aspects make them unique and desirable,...

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Canadians can save 25% on a Disney Cruise!

My children and I watched a Disney Cruise video recently (they have them on Netflix!) and now we all are dreaming of going on our own Disney cruise someday…so I just had to share this awesome deal with my readers! Today, Captain Mickey Mouse officially kicked-off the countdown for the arrival of the Disney Wonder to Port Miami with a Disney-style unveiling of a larger than life banner proclaiming “See You Real Soon.” When the Disney Wonder arrives in Miami on Dec. 23, 2012, it will mark the first time a Disney Cruise Line ship has home-ported in South...

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Win a Healthy Choice Pledge Prize Package ARV $200 {Canada only}

In this day and age, it is too easy to make poor choices for our health. Fast food is on every corner, soft drinks are everywhere and technology makes it easy to live a sedentary lifestyle. But it doesn’t have to be so difficult to live a healthier life.  If you focus on making small, sustainable healthy choices on a regular basis, you’ll quickly see how they start to add up and create a much larger impact. By setting smaller, achievable goals the lifestyle changes that once seemed overwhelming will be much more attainable. To help kick-start this journey...

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