(Video) 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Dancing Hotdogs Ginger Cookies

My darling friends, Holidays 2014 is officially! If you are a like Eddy and I, you are VERY EXCITED about the upcoming season. The food, the music, all the festivities and of course, opening up presents from your loved ones. The only downside is taking hours to find that perfect gift for those special people in your life. In the past year and especially in the past few weeks, Eddy and I have … [Read more...]

Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas

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Disclosure: We were asked to spend two nights aboard the Quantum of the Seas with all meal expenses covered. Royal Caribbean’s latest ship is the first of a brand new class of ships the sail the seas: Quantum Class. This new class represents the latest in technological advancements allowing them to be called the world first “Smart” ships. Currently there are two ships in this class, the first … [Read more...]

(Video) 2014 Toyota Corolla Sport Premium He Said/ She Said Review

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Disclosure: We received a loaner 2014 Toyota Corolla Sport for one week for review purposes, as always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. D and I had a great opportunity to try out the Toyota Corolla Sport Premium Sedan for a week. It was a great experience as we put it through its paces as both a car for driving to work and as a family car. Here are some of our … [Read more...]

(Video) 2014 Disney Infinity 2.0 Disney Originals Figures

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Today was the release of the latest Disney Characters for the Disney Infinity video game.  This time instead of Marvel Super Heroes, Disney is introducing some of its Original characters. These include Merida from Brave, Stitch from Lilo and Stitch, Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty, Tinker Bell, Donald Duck, Aladdin and Princess Jasmine as well as Hiro and Baymax from Disney’s latest Film: Big Hero … [Read more...]

(Video) Robot Turtles Board Game Review

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Disclosure: We received Robot Turtles for review purposes.  This post represents my own opinion and experiences with the products. Board games may have seemed like they have fallen by the wayside with video games, iPads and other distractions. Yet, I can still remember all the fun that I had with my family on Friday night game days. No T.V.s were turned on and no cellphone (existed) were used. … [Read more...]

Quick Hit Summer Movie Reviews

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The summer hasn’t even finished and we have already have had some hits and misses in the theaters, but I couldn’t let the summer fly by without mentioning some of the fun summer flicks that I was fortunate to watch so far: 22 Jump Street: To think that 22 Jump Street was made by the same directors as the Lego Movie. While they kept the same meta (wink, wink!) movie feel that the Lego Movie had, … [Read more...]

Celebrate Soccer and Fútbol with Oreo #PassTheLove

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This is part of a sponsored campaign with Being Latino and Mondelez.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. I love how soccer or fútbol is getting international attention this Summer 2014. Soccer runs deep in our family.   I grew up on fútbol, mi papa is the president of our local intermural soccer league and it brings me such joy to see Rock now learning the game. Learning how to … [Read more...]

(Video) Super Mega Saban Brand May Toys


  Image courtesy of Saban Brand Disclosure: D is a Saban Brands Mombassador, as always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. It’s starting to get warmer outside and that means that it is soon to be Rock’s birthday.  We got a head start to that momentous anniversary and received an awesome Super Megaforce Power Ranger Package. In our May package we got to try out the … [Read more...]

(Video) USA Swimming is the #funnestsport

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Disclosure: We have partnered with USA Swimming to get the word out about swimming as a sport in the "Swimming is the Funnest Sport" campaign. As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. Swimming doesn’t get the credit it deserves. Even with stars like Michael Phelps bringing the spotlight to the sport during the Olympics, swimming still doesn't get any consideration by … [Read more...]

80s and 90s Nostalgia for Netflix #Streamteam #Netflixkids

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Disclosure: I am part of the Netflix Stream Team.  As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. Why wait for the movie when you can’t watch the source material. It looks like the 80s and 90s T.V. shows and cartoons of my youth are all becoming movies for better or worse. With that said, why wait for some overpriced director to butcher your childhood (you can obviously tell that … [Read more...]

#Netflixkids Dancing Hotdogs Style

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    Disclosure: I am part of the Netflix Stream Team.  As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. Hopefully spring will soon come.  Up in the Northeast it has been one cold spell after the other.  The good thing about being stuck inside is getting to watch a lot of Netflix.  We have become experts of the Netflix Kids section. We have decided to give … [Read more...]

Watching Sports with #NetflixKids

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  Disclosure: I am part of the Netflix Stream Team.  As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. Sports figures to be pretty big in our house hold, especially with super active boys.  The thing is at this age it is hard to tell what the boys will be into, that is why is especially important to expose them to as many different sports as possible.  Unfortunately, it is … [Read more...]

Toy Fair 2014 Round Up #TFNY #TF14

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  Starting this past Sunday, New York City was taken over by toys.  I know it seems like Christmas and the holiday craze has only just passed, but with a new year come a whole new set of great toys for kids of all ages.  D and I love to check out the up and coming toys when we are at Toy Fair, it is the perfect place to see the under the radar toy companies as well as the best … [Read more...]

Under the Weather Watching #NetflixKids

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  Disclosure: I am part of the Netflix Stream Team.  As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. I have to say we have pretty lucky lately (knock on wood) we haven’t had a major sickness hit the family yet.  Of course like most families during the winter, one or all of us is getting over something, but at the moment no major stomach viruses or flus have knocked us … [Read more...]

Despicable Me 2 Review and Sweepstakes #DM2DVD #DespicableMeDos


Update! This giveaway is closed congrats to John. Disclosure: Despicable Me 2 is sponsoring this giveaway and provided me with a DVD to review. As always our post is our unbiased opinions. The Gru crew is back again, to the delight of all children.  Especially those obsessed with the ever popular minions. I didn't realize how popular the first film (which we liked) was until I looked at my … [Read more...]