HGG: Ridemakerz Xtreme Customz car kits {giveaway}

Build Your Ride! My toddler loves cars, trucks, and anything that moves. He also loves putting things together or taking them apart… and Spiderman and Batman and all those guys. So what if I told you I found something that puts ALL of those together?! Introducing… Ridemakerz Xtreme Customz car kits for kids!

These customizable vehicles can your child’s own creation! They start with a car body and “mix n’ match” parts… pieces from different kits can be used on all the same size car bodies. A great toy to

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HGG: VivaTerra home for the holidays

VivaTerra in Italian means “living Earth.” This online shop has a great selection of unique gifts, fine goods, handcrafted and elegant items. I could browse through their store all day! I’ve found a ton of things I’d love to have and here are some of my favorites:

Right now VivaTerra is hosting “Home For The Holidays.” For 25 days there will be one product each day that’s 50% off! They’re featuring some of their top selling items from 2012 so you know it’s awesome stuff! Each week

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holiday wish lists with eBay

It’s no secret that I’m a list maker. I have ongoing lists for craft ideas, to-do lists, chores around the house, dinner ideas, blog and social media jobs, and especially for this holiday season I’ve created spreadsheets for gift ideas and gifts purchases (with costs). I am a visual person so I love creating wish lists and storing photos for quick reference.

I had NO IDEA you could create wish lists on eBay. It’s probably pretty common knowledge, haha, but I really didn’t know even though I do shop there for cute children’s outfits,

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HGG: Lamaze baby toys {giveaway}

Lamaze is a common name in our house–we have a great number of their toys and they’re a name I trust and always return to. Having a baby or going to a baby shower? Definitely check out Lamaze for gifts. For this gift guide, I picked out a few different products to review. A super versatile toy, a fun musical animal, and a classic soft book…

I LOVE the Activity Spiral ($19.99). I actually saw this somewhere and knew I had to have it. Why?

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HGG: Wonder Forge games {giveaway}

I’m excited to share this one with you today because I love playing games with the kids! Ryan gets to excited because he’s at just the right age to understand and have fun with them. Plus, Wonder Forge has a lot of games with characters Ryan recognizes (and loves) like Curious George, Richard Scarry’s Busytown, Chuggington, and Dr. Seuss.

Every time I look at the picture above I laugh. Do you see that little boy looking oh so longingly at those games?! Hahaha. His mean mama told him to wait

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HGG: Tiny Love toys {giveaway}

I’ve talked about Tiny Love before–I love them. I could buy their entire line of products… they’re cute, they’re functional, they’re durable, and they’re FUN! My kids would agree 😉

Rebecca is lying on the lovely and wonderful Super Mat. Best thing ever. Before Rebecca was crawling, she loved to be on her belly and roll around. Then once she could sit, she wanted to play with everything! This mat was perfect, especially because we have two cats and even with

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HGG: Posy Lane personalized backpack {giveaway}

Posy Lane is an adorable online shop with great products for your little ones AND for you! I found some fun planners and phone cases, even throw pillows and bath robes. Most of their items can be personalized, which is a growing trend that I love, especially for my kids. Ryan, my toddler, loves to see his name all over!

Of course they also have cute things for your kids, like personalized children’s plates, hooded towels, blankets, crafty stuff, books, sleeping bags, and…. backpacks! I’ve been looking for the perfect one

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