Personalized Gifts – Name Stories for Kids, Moms, Dads, and Grads + a Giveaway!

By Amber

July 5th, 2020
Thanks to Name Stories for sending me these beautiful personalized prints. As always, all opinions are my own.How interested were you in the origin of your name as you were growing up? When I was in elementary school, I remember asking my parents why they picked my name and what it meant. After that, I received a little name card that had the definition of Amber and some character traits, and I thought it was the coolest thing ever! For a long time I was really into name origins and when I heard Read more [...]

Adorable Matching Swimwear for Fathers and Sons!

By Amber

June 20th, 2020
Thanks to Tom & Teddy for sending me these adorable suits. As always, all opinions are my own.Summer is in full-swing around here and we've been enjoying the warm weather! My husband got a little crazy this year and built a roller coaster in our yard. Coupled with the ninja line, swing set, and kiddie pool, we have everything we need to stay busy on hot summer days! Even with all the fun yard activities, we love heading out to the lake with my parents. They have a pontoon and it's so fun Read more [...]

Indoor Activities To Keep Your Toddler Entertained ~ Second Edition {Another 10 ideas!}

By Asha

June 5th, 2020
I am just finishing up 10 weeks of working from home. It has been tricky trying to get all of my work hours in while also entertaining and caring for my children. Even my four-year-old daughter who usually does a really nice job of playing on her own was getting more antsy and needy these last few weeks. My 19-month-old son continues to be a busy boy and needs a lot of encouragement to sit and play. About a month ago I shared some other activities that have worked well for us: Indoor Activities To Read more [...]

Resoftables – Plush Animals Your Kids Will Love & You Can Feel Good About! {Review}

By Asha

May 15th, 2020
Thank you to HeadStart International for sending Resoftables for review in exchange for my honest opinion.My daughter has an affinity for animals - all animals, big and small, real and stuffed. She began showing her love for "critters" as she calls them when she was about my son's age. About a year ago we got her a 'pet net' (a mesh net hung from the walls in the corner of her room) where her critters can be corralled. That pet net is overflowing, but there is still no toy that makes her Read more [...]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2020 | Gift Ideas For Mom

Emily Reviews writers were sent products for our Mother's day gift guide. There are affiliate links in this post. All opinions are our own.2020 has been a rather unique year so far! I don't know if anyone feels like life is super normal or ordinary right now. Going to the grocery store certainly doesn't feel the same as it did a few months ago. Many parents have had way more time with their children than they usually would during the spring season. I think for most of us, 2020 will stand Read more [...]