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(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

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  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

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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...]

(Video) Wonder Forge Board Game Reviews

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   Images courtesy of Wonder Forge Disclosure: We received the games below from Wonder Forge for review purposes.  This post represents my unbiased opinion. The holiday's are approaching and Wonder Forge has come out with a bunch of Board Games based on some of our favorite children's shows: Doc McStuffin All Better Game Make the boo boos go away like Doc McStuffins! Each slap … [Read more...]

Monopoly: The Power Rangers 20th Anniversary Edition

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Image courtesy of Saban Brands Disclaimer: We received a Monopoly: Power Rangers 20th Anniversary Edition for review purposes.  The post represents my unbiased opinion. It is hard to believe that Power Rangers has been around for 20 years.  It is pretty impressive that the show has had such longevity considering how many different it has gone through with that said, the heart of the show still … [Read more...]

(Video) PIPPIN on Broadway Review #ISawPippin

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Update! Giveaway closed congrats to Wendy. Disclosure: PIPPIN is sponsoring this giveaway and provided me with a similar package and press tickets to facilitate my review. However, as always my post is my unbiased opinions. I love love love Broadway and musicals and was brought up on the talent and musical wonder that is New York City’s Broadway. So when I got invited to see the Tony Award … [Read more...]

(Video) Hot Wheels World’s Best Driver Video Game Review

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Disclosure: We recieved a review copy of Hot Wheels World's Best Driver.  This post represents my unbiased opinion. I have always wanted to drive in my own Hot Wheels car ever since I was little.  There is something about their crazy design that really registered with my love of fast cars and insane designs. Unfortunately now that I am older I find that I cannot afford (yet) to buy one of those … [Read more...]