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Build Critical Thinking & Inspire Conversations

Would you like to Build Critical Thinking and Inspire Conversations with YOUR family? A company called Furious Think has this set of four booklets that will do just that. Disclosure: I asked to be sent the books so I could try them out and let you know what I thought. The company was nice enough… Read More »

Truthbrush Improves Your Kids Toothbrushing

Do you struggle with getting your kids to brush their teeth? Once they are old enough that you don’t help them anymore, you basically just say, “Go brush your teeth!” and hope that they do it right. Or at all. With Truthbrush you can monitor your child’s brushing without being in the same room as… Read More »

Stick Dog Book

My 7 year old daughter read the first Stick Dog book in school and we decided to review it. It is a level 28 book which means it is a Grade 3 level book. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Stars: ****1/2 Summary: He’ll make you laugh…he’ll make you cry…but above all, he’ll make you… Read More »

Paw Patrol Wall Stories

Do you have a Paw Patrol fan in your house? Check out this Paw Patrol Wall Stories decal which uses augmented reality (AR) through an app to let your child play. There are other versions too. Disclosure: We received the product in exchange for an honest review. Paw Patrol Wall Stories You place the decals… Read More »

The Teensy Weensy Virus

Are you looking for a way to explain the COVID-19 pandemic to your preschooler? The Teensy Weensy Virus is a picture book and song for young ones. The book is written by Sherri L. Rose and illustrated by Megan E. Brawand. Megan is a teenager! Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange… Read More »

Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer

First a quick explanation of how we ended up with the Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer and then a review of how it works. Disclosure: I received product in exchange for this post. This post contains affiliate links. Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer A few months ago my teenage daughters were constantly using my (very old) blender… Read More »

Barbie Color Reveal Slumber Party #CRHGG20

This cool toy from Toys R Us combines Barbie with the popular type of toy where you have many surprises to unwrap and colour change. Disclosure: I received product in exchange for an honest review. Barbie Colour-Reveal This product comes with two dolls: Barbie and Chelsea. It also comes with three pets. All five of… Read More »

Animal Tracks Game #CRHGG20

If you have a child who loves learning about animals, consider this Animal Tracks Game from HorizonGroupUSA. Disclosure: I received product in exchange for this post. Animal Tracks There are cards with animals on them and cards with tracks on them. You can play three different games to learn and have fun. Concentration – put… Read More »

Plasma Globe #CRHGG20

Got a budding scientist tween or teen? Consider a Plasma Globe from HorizonGroupUSA. Disclosure: I received product in exchange for this post. This post also contains affiliate links. What is a Plasma Globe? Experience electricity at your fingertips with the Discovery Plasma Globe! Simply touch the Plasma Globe to create an interactive light show as… Read More »

The Kid’s Book of the Elements #CRHGG20

The Kid’s Book of the Elements: An Awesome Introduction to Every Atom in the Universe by Theodore Gray is the perfect book for your younger science lover. Disclosure: I received this book in exchange for this post. This post also contains affiliate links. My 13 year old has been teaching herself the elements of the… Read More »