‘The Island’ E-Blox LED Light-Up Building Blocks Stories – Review

Thank you to E-Blox for providing me with a product to facilitate my blog review. All opinions are my own. A few months ago, I had to chance to review a circuit builder kit from E-Blox  (here's my review in case you missed it).  I have to say, my kids still regularly play with this set and have actually started figuring a few things about how circuits work on their own.  So when I was offered one of the new 'stories' from E-Blox, I knew it would be a hit with my girls!What's unique about Read more [...]

New Fun Sliding Puzzle Games from Smart Games – Review

Thank you Smart Games for providing me with products to facilitate my blog review. All opinions are my own. I'm a huge fan of brain teasers, riddles, and puzzles.  I like how a seemingly easy task or question turns into minutes or even hours of intense reflection, back-and-forth attempts, and often leads to out-of-the-box thinking.Oh, and few things are as satisfying as when you finally figure out a puzzle after wreaking your brains for who knows how long!As you probably already know, Read more [...]

GoBe 2 Smart Life Band Band Review and Promo Code

Thank you to Healbe for providing me with a product to facilitate my blog review. All opinions are my own. As anyone who's tried to lose weight or is health conscious will tell you, a bit part of reaching or maintaining your weight goal is to control what you eat. Simply put, if you're healthy, weight loss is all about eating fewer calories than you burn. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to know exactly how many calories there are in what you eat. Many people end up having to weigh every food Read more [...]

5 Ways To Boost Your Protein Intake With Plant-Based Ingredients

Since I cut meat from my diet over a year ago, I had to find other ways to supplement my protein intake. There are so clever ways to do so that are so tasty, you might way to try them even if you're not vegetarian or vegan!Here is my top 5 favorite plant-based sources of protein:1. The Classic: TofuNow, now, I know what you're going to say:  Yuck! It's gross, bland and chewy!I confess it, I used to think that way myself.  The trick is to add as much flavor as you can, because Read more [...]

E-Blox Circuit Builder Kit Review

Thank you to E-Blox for providing me with a product to facilitate my blog review. All opinions are my own. E-Blox was created and developed in Illinois by a family - a father and his sons - of inventors, designers and entrepreneurs. They were passionate about giving children a unique, hands-on way to build their knowledge of science... while building electrical circuits and structures.For this review, we received the Circuit Builder 120 which is a kit that contains 46 parts that come with Read more [...]