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Summer Gift Guide: Cool Summer Gift Ideas for Kids

It is officially the start of summer! It can be a great time for trips to the beach, ice cream stops, excursions to the local pool, noshing at backyard BBQs and, most of all, amazing memories. Make those memories more fun with these Summer Gift Ideas … [Read More...]

5 Tips for Consignment Store Shopping

Whether you shop consignment online or in person, there are key tips you should know before you start shopping. Shopping at consignment stores can be a great way to find unique pieces, great deals or access to items that may typically out-of-reach … [Read More...]

Online Consignment: Swap.com

I recently had my first experience shopping clothes consignment online. I'm a big fan of consignment, shopping in local stores. I enjoy reusing and recycling, and knowing someone else's trash is my treasure, as the saying goes. It is also another way … [Read More...]

How to Tell if a Hermes Birkin Bag is Fake

Despite the title, I cannot figure out how to tell a Hermes Birkin bag fake from a real one. However, what I can tell you are what pictures are essential to have before making a Hermes Birkin purchase. These photos are key for online authenticators. … [Read More...]

#ToyTuesday: Graffiblocks are Groovy!

My fun find this week is Graffiblocks! It is a kickstarter campaign that I hope gets funded. They sent me a sample to try out. I am glad I got to play with it before my kids saw it. They wouldn't give them back once they saw the Graffi Blocks. They … [Read More...]

Designer Handbags: Online Authentication Services

When you need to authenticate a designer handbag, there are authenticators to help. You might want to know if you are bidding or buying the real thing before you do. Or you may wonder if you just received a fake or counterfeit handbag in lieu of the … [Read More...]

#ToyTuesday: 6 Fun Toys for Toddlers

Finding toys for toddlers can be a challenge. Most parents want to find toys that have learning potential, in addition to being entertaining and fun. So I wanted to share five toys from a company called Kidz Delight. The company offers a range of … [Read More...]

Sprout Is Set to Become Universal Kids

NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment announced Sprout is rebranding to become Universal Kids. Universal Kids The Universal Kids network will go live on September 9, 2017. The channel will be a destination for kids and family programming. The channel … [Read More...]

Must Haves for Mom: Unique Mother’s Day Gifts

It's that time of year when we all look for Mother's Day gift ideas. How can we top the gift last year? What do you get Mom who has everything (or likes to get her own things)? Well, I'm here to share unique Mother's Day gifts for cool Moms! (So you … [Read More...]

8 English Muffin Recipe Ideas: For Dinner, Snacks and Appetizers

I adore English Muffins. They were a staple for breakfast growing in my house. My favorite way to consume (aka devour) them was when they were smothered in butter. (Although globs of peanut butter on top was a close second favorite.) As an adult, … [Read More...]

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