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 [...]

GeoSarafi Jr. Talking Telescope from Educational Insights – Review

Thank you to Educational Insights for providing me with a product to facilitate my blog review. All opinions are my own. The universe is a fascinating topic! If your kids are anything like my own, you probably get asked questions about stars and planets and galaxies regularly.  This is why I was thrilled when I was offered the opportunity to review the new GeoSafari Jr. Talking Telescope from Educational Insights! Educational Insights is a well-known brand of games and toys specially designed Read more [...]

Sugru Mouldable Glue Review – Fix That Thing!

Thank you to Sugru for providing me with a product to facilitate my blog review. All opinions are my own. Sometimes, I come across a product that makes me go 'wow'. Sugru mouldable glue is just that. It's a super versatile material that's sort of a hybrid between playdough, clay, and glue.  It can do a million things, from craft projects to home improvements. Sugru moldable glue is soft and stretchy, a bit like playdough and clay so you can shape it easily.  As it dries, it turns into rubber Read more [...]

3 Simple Tips To Help Your Child’s Language Develop

Children learn so much in the first five years! Language is one of the skills that parents are the most eager to see their children develop because it's a huge stepping stone for interactions. It's always amazing to see babies learn to babble and then say their first words but many parents don't quite know how to support their children beyond the first words. Even though all kids will develop language at their own pace, there are a few simple tricks that can be really beneficial to help move 18-month-old Read more [...]

Why I watch scary movies with my kids

First of all, before you get all worked up, let me preface this by saying that I do NOT watch horror movies or gore movies with my kids. I may be a little weird in my cinematographic choices but I am not completely out of my mind! We do however watch movies that aren't typically recommended for preschoolers and kindergarten-aged children such as Harry Potter, Jurassic World, Coraline, Alice Through The Looking Glass, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, Lord of the Rings, etc. And yes, Read more [...]