Tactile Pleasures: Why Play Benefits Adults Just as Much as Kids

Have you ever noticed the way that all kids find time to play and most adults do not? It’s a strange dichotomy of life when one age groups feels so free to enjoy playtime and another does not. Play, especially the sort that provides tactile pleasure, is as good for grownups as it is forContinue Reading …

Relax with Hallmark & Have Some Me Time #LoveHallmarkCA

For the first few years of being a mom, I really had no idea that ‘me time’ was even a thing. I just assumed my life with be filled with diapers and feedings and soccer games and cooking 24/7. Pretty much forever. There is no doubt I was not taking care of myself. It wasn’t untilContinue Reading …

NERF Rival Khaos MXVI-4000 Blaster

When it comes to gift giving, the hardest for me to shop for is always my teens. They are young adults who still very much like to have fun. They are active and have energy to burn but are too old for many toys. So what do you buy them? When I want to giveContinue Reading …

Give PLAYMOBIL under the tree

We are long time fans of Playmobil play sets. My children love that they can build them, add to them and of course, play with them. The details and quality are always amazing and allow for many hours of imaginative play. Over the years we have had many great sets that the kids usually buildContinue Reading …

Experiences make Great Gifts all Year Long #MakingAList Giveaway

It gets to a point where you really are not sure what to buy people for gifts. Children are easy to shop for, but the older a person gets, the harder it is. When people ask me what I want for a gift, I am really unsure how to answer. Most things you want orContinue Reading …

THE PRINCE’S GINGER COCKTAIL #PrinceHarryAntiguaBarbuda

I just could not resist sharing this Ginger inspired cocktail recipe with you all. As many of you know, I love sharing anything to do with my fellow redheads, even the royal ones 🙂 Antigua and Barbuda are celebrating His Royal Highness, Prince Harry’s visit to Antigua and Barbuda by creating a specialty cocktail, “TheContinue Reading …

Want To Really Party This Halloween? Some Spooky City Breaks To Enjoy

There is no mistaking when Halloween is on the way. Especially if you spend any amount of time in department stores, which by now are going all out on the spooky decorations. You may already have started planning a party. You might have looked for an affordable, but non-copyright-infringing costume for the celebrations. Most ofContinue Reading …

Halloween Traditions with Hallmark (Giveaway) #LoveHallmarkCA

As soon as the weather turns a bit cooler and the first leaf falls, I start to think about Halloween. We love it and the entire family goes out trick-or-treating, event he teens. We live in a small town and love to chat with the neighbours as we go door to door. It is myContinue Reading …