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Mermaid Party Ideas (And Waves to Save)

We decided to have a pool party for my daughter's birthday. Since it is the summer, it is a great option and perfect for the extended family of mixed gender and ages! After I decided where to have it, I needed to decide on a theme. (I love party … [Read More...]

Outfit Ideas for the Fourth of July

From your own closet! With July 4th a few days away, it always is fun to be festive for the fourth. However, there is no need to go shopping! You probably already have key pieces in your closet to make a series of fabulous outfit ideas for the … [Read More...]

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...]

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