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2017 Holiday Gift Guide

2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids, Stocking Stuffers

Keep little hands and minds busy with Zing

Zing is a brand my boys know and love. They have created some pretty amazing games and fidget toys. We enjoyed them so much I often bring them into my class so they can enjoy also. This Christmas I want to share with you three new toys that help kids who fidget but also ones that will challenge them. Keep little hands and minds busy with Zing Tumblstix™ So simple…yet so complex. Tumblstix is a small, weighted mesmerizing stick that challenges balance. Test your creativity and dexterity and  ...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids

VTech GearZooz Roll & Roar Animal Train

Yesterday I posted about some fun toys from Vtech. With many little ones to buy for this holiday season I needed to make sure to get them something fun but also educational. The GearZooz Roll & Roar Animal Train fits that description and more. GearZooz Roll & Roar Animal Train by Vtech Features: Mix and match the 15 gears to play with different combinations and create your own train Put the Smart gears on the pegs to learn about animals Move the slider to learn about different  ...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids

Hot Toys for Preschoolers from Vtech

Little hands and minds are constantly growing and learning. Finding fun toys to support that can be a challenge. Thankfully I have been lucky enough to work with Naturally Cracked Mama as she offers me opportunities to test out fun products. This season I was sent two new toys from VTech for my guys to explore. Needless to say they loved them both! Hot Toys for Preschoolers  from Vtech Pop-a-Balls Push and Pop Bulldozer My little boys LOVE trucks and balls. Put them together and you have an  ...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids, Gifts for Men, Gifts for Women

Planners, Calendars and Organization #NCGiftGuide

My memory is not very great. Everyone and anyone who knows me can tell you, if I do not write it down I don’t remember. So I am always looking for fun new calendars and planners that not only keep me on track but look good and are creative. The more appealing they are the more I use them and the more I use them the better it is for everyone! Planners, Calendars and Organization With many people on my list I need products that are unique and that they will like. The last thing I want  ...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids

Great Books for Pre-Teens this Holiday Season

Reading is so important. I am a firm believer if your child is interested in what they are reading, they will read more. Giving books as gifts is something I am known for. The trick? Finding books that the child is into and wanting to read. Thankfully I have a rocking list for my preteen this year! Great Books for Pre-Teens Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior Book 1 and 2 Minecraft meets Diary of a Wimpy Kid in book 1 of the very popular 8-Bit Warrior series of the journal of a young Minecraft  ...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids

Game On this Holiday Season

With time off during the holidays I need to find things that will keep the boys busy. The technology Monster makes a visit in our house often so I like to be prepared. Thankfully we have some new games to add to our collection! Game On this Holiday Season Fake News or Not? Card games seem to be the rage. So many of our fav board games are being converted to fast paced card games that are loved by all. Fake news or Not? is a captivating game that has you guessing what is the real news and  ...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids

Animation Made Easy With The Magic Scene Creator #NCGiftGuide #Giveaway

I am known for giving gifts that encourage creativity. I believe that if we give our kids the right tools, the possibilities are endless in what they can do. This holiday is no different. I was on the hunt for a super awesome gift and I have now found it with the Magic Scene Creator. Magic Scene Creator I am really excited to share with you this fun, new product from Crayola. Each and every year I think they out do themselves, and this year is no different. Let them experience a new kind of  ...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids, Gifts for Men, Gifts for Women, Stocking Stuffers

Cookie It Up

Christmas is always filled with sweet treats. Who doesn;t love a good cookie? My aunt makes some of the best cookies I have ever had, but I can not always get there to stock up. Thankfully I found a company that not only makes their cookies by hand, but delivers to my door! Cookie It Up All Cookie It Up creations continue to be handmade in small batches with wholesome, natural ingredients and no preservatives. Cookie It Up still works with premium local suppliers to make the most  ...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, Gifts for Kids

LeapFrog’s LeapPad Ultimate – The Gift of Learning

Christmas is coming and that means a two week break will also be upon us. I know that both boys will try to fill their days with technology, but this Mama is already planning that out. Sure their break needs to be fun, but I also don’t want them sitting around doing everything and anything that is not educational. So the question is, how do I fit in some learning without hearing the moans and groans? With the new LeapPad Ultimate, from LeapFrog. The LeapPad Ultimate from Leapfrog The  ...

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