When Dinosaurs Roam the University of Montana #JurassicQuest

When Dinosaurs Roam the University of Montana #JurassicQuest

Jurassic Quest bring life-sized dinosaurs to town! This weekend at the University of Montana Jurassic Quest set up their Dinosaur Adventure and it was a sight to see.  The main exhibit brings realistic dinosaurs, in life-sized proportions.  There were a ton of dinos! About Jurassic Quest: Jurassic Quest brings you a Dinosaur Adventure for the whole family. The main dinosaur exhibit features ultra-realistic, life-size animatronic dinosaurs; Over 50 life-size dinosaurs in all. Visitors Continue reading

Posy Lane Review: Toddler Owl Backpack

Posy Lane Review: Toddler Owl Backpack

     Posy Lane specializes in personalized products for your whole family.  From backpacks and tote bags, to phone cases and seasonal items as well as kids laundry bags.  they have a perfect gift for any occasion, especially if you have a hard to buy for person in your life.  You can choose fonts and colors for your personalized items as well!  There are a lot of choices to choose from!       Seriously cute backpacks!  That's what I fell in love with at Posy Lane, and as soon as I saw the Owl Continue reading

Children’s Book Review: Hugo the Happy Starfish – The Secret to Happiness

Children’s Book Review: Hugo the Happy Starfish – The Secret to Happiness

     A children's book should convey a message, along with a fun story and pictures which capture the child's interest and helps them to understand the message within it.  Hugo The Happy Starfish - The Secret To Happiness does just that!      In this book, Hugo learns that sharing with others makes him happy for a long time, when having "things" only makes him smile for a little while.  I love the message in this book, along with the story and the great characters.  This will be a great book to Continue reading

blankZ Toys Review

blankZ Toys Review

blankZ No-Bully creative designblankZ Toys are a fun - creative - sustainable toy that your child gets to design over and over again!      Each blankZ comes with 5 washable markers, so children can create and decorate their animal, and when they are bored with the design, they can wash and start over.  Yes, I did say WASH it!  blankZ and completely washable, and the markers come off so your child can redraw it over and over again!      blankZ debuted at the NY International Toy Fair this year, Continue reading

Have you checked your car seats lately?

Have you checked your car seats lately?

Have you checked?        This week there was a lot of discussion about children's car seats in our home.  Why, you may ask, since we do not have children?  Because I do in-home child care, and because I was talking to a couple of neighbors with kids as well.  One neighbor knew that car seats had expiration dates on them, but she did not know where to find it on the seat, and did not realize that the dates were not further than 10 years from the manufacture date.  The other neighbor did not know Continue reading