2017’s Most Popular New Toys for Kids

Product description     Click to Amazon Buy it Promote music appreciation and auditory development by introducing your little one to baby-friendly versions of classical masterpieces by Mozart, Vivaldi, Chopin and Rossini with the Baby Einstein take along Tunes. A large, easy to press button allows your baby to toggle through 7 high quality and…

Top 5 Brands That Hold Their Resale Value

Here’s our list of 5 brands that hold their resale value over time: American Girl:  This company has captured the attention of little girls everywhere with their dolls, accessories, books and other products.  The dolls are expensive yet durable.  Because they can be considered collectibles, some dolls will increase in value over time.  What doesn’t…

Dolls for Boys – Yay or Nay?

  If you’re a millennial mom like me who grew up with a brother, I’ll bet a hundred dollars in Monopoly play money that you heard this phrase at some point during your childhood. It was a different time back then, when playing with dolls (plus play kitchens and all things pink or polka dotted) was frowned…

Shower Themed DIY Wedding Gift Basket Idea

It’s wedding season! It seems like every year when spring hits, people start getting hitched left and right. It is so fun to put together creative DIY wedding gift basket ideas to give to friends and family who are getting married. I just love it! Today I’m sharing a wedding gift basket idea that hits…

WALDORF DOLLS: LIFELIKE OR HUMAN?

After writing my recent post on Waldorf dolls, I saw a number of collections at the New York Toy Fair of very detailed, lifelike baby dolls. Who, I wondered, would buy such a distressed looking baby doll for a child? It would be hard for even the most imaginative child in the world to imagine…

DIY MONSTERA LEAF PARTY BACKDROP

Hiya, creative friends! Warm weather is finally here! Yay! Have you been enjoying it as much as I have? Goodness, I love this time of year. We have been working on our yard and making lots of trips to the hardware store this week. I can’t help but be inspired by all the pretty flowers…

CHECK OUT THE LATEST ADORA DOLLS

CHECK OUT THE LATEST ADORA DOLLS Adora dolls are one of the most popular new dolls that have stormed the market. Known for being durable and eco-friendly, Adora dolls are safety tested and use materials that are BPA free, non-toxic, hypoallergenic. And, as their website says, every doll is made with love. They’re also machine…

BOYS AND DOLL PLAY 2017

BOYS AND DOLL PLAY I am a single mother to a nearly 15-month-old little boy. I was wondering if you might be able to give me with some information on boys playing with dolls. I was hoping you could address the benefits of boys playing with dolls. I have had some disapproving comments and looks…

Fidget Spinner 3-Pack $10 + Free Shipping

If you have a child in school, chances are you’ve heard about fidget spinners. These gadgets supposedly help relieve stress and increase focus, and they are all. the. rage. with kids (at least, that’s what my friends tell me). Right now Tanga has a 3-pack of these Fidget Hand Tri-Spinners for $9.99, plus free shipping….

How Much Should You Budget For Groceries?

When creating your budget, it is important that you include accurate numbers. After all, an accurate budget sets you up for financial success. It is easy to know how much you need to include for utilities, loans, and even fuel. However, the one question I see repeatedly is how much should be budgeted for groceries….

3 Creative Bobblehead Doll Ideas For Christmas Gifts

As Christmas is approaching this year, have you thought about the best gift for your family for Christmas? You might already have some good ideas for your Christmas gift, such as gadgets, toys, and so on. Those are the common gifts that people give away for Christmas. But, you can always offer different gifts to…

How To Make Your Blooms Last Forever

How To Make Your Blooms Last Forever Having flowers around is always nice, but wouldn’t it be nicer if we can keep them around just a little bit longer? Or even forever? Here’s an easy DIY Flower Art idea that will turn your favorite blooms into a wall art to keep! I love this idea…

BEE Good To Your Mind, Body & Sweet Tooth

You smell it the moment you walk in the door; a pleasant aroma that fills the room and entices your appetite for something delightful and something made by mother nature’s busiest bees. A visit to Savannah Bee Company at Broadway at the Beach will rejuvenate you with a sense of sweetness that you will want…

How to Submit Content for Review

When you create content for a brand collaboration, you already know that quality is important — but did you know the way you submit your work matters, too? Sending your imagery, blog post copy and social media content in a single, well-organized email is a simple effort that goes a long way toward generating good…

A Girl for All Time’s New Indiegogo Campaign

They’re at it again! A Girl for All Time started a new crowdfunding campaign this week to bring to life two brand new dolls. Already over 70% funded in only two days, I wouldn’t be surprised if the company reached their $20,000 goal within well within the month. Up for pre-order is new contemporary girl,…