Gift Guide Roundup – Truett’s Toy Picks

JumpSport Trampoline ELITE

Toy buying can be quite a task can't it?  Sometimes it's hard to find the 'good toys' that your child will continue to play with, that will last longer than 3 months.  Having a 19, 16, and 6 year old, we have definitely gone through our share of toys over the years but I'm hoping that I can make your toy shopping much easier this holiday season … [Read more...]

Our Top 5 Toy Picks

power wheels ford f-150

With the holidays around the corner and layaway in full force, I thought I'd round up mine and Truett's favorite toys.  Truett is 5, turning 6 September 25th, to give you an idea of his age group. His most favorite toy is the 6 Lane Hot Wheel Raceway.   He plays with this all the time and loves to see which car will when.  He also loves the … [Read more...]

Hot Wheels Double Dare Snare Larger than Life Size Loops! {Giveaway}


Truett is a HUGE Hot Wheels fan. He loves cars in general so I was tickled when we were being sent several Hot Wheels products for him to review, including the Hot Wheels Double Dare Snare, Hot Wheels Wall Tracks, and the Matchbox Cliffhanger. First, let me share some Hot Wheels news.   Hot Wheels is building a life-size version of the … [Read more...]

Top Toys, Including the Hottest BigFoot Toy in Action

bigfoot toy

Christmas is right around the corner and you're freaking out about what to get..what are the coolest toys you ask?  Well I've rounded up some of the hottest, top toys of the season to make your shopping just a big easier! BIGFOOT Up first, is one of the hottest out there, BigFoot.  He's big, he's funny, and he is athletic!  My son … [Read more...]

Tryin’ to Catch Me Ridin’ Cozy

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The Little Tikes Cozy Coupe, I had one, almost everyone had one over the years it seems.  They were so much fun and required leg work, which is always good for the heart.  Nothing against the battery powered ones or anything but it always seems like with something more simple like this little coupe, it requires you to use your imagination. Example: … [Read more...]

2009 Holiday Gift Guide  Dyson DC17 Animal Cyclone Upright Vacuum Cleaner  Home & Garden

First let me say that I was overwhelmed with all the gift ideas I received this year which makes it extremely hard to narrow it down to just a few but I did get it done.  I chose items based on uniqueness, functionality, style, and practicality.  I think with the economy like it is, most people are looking for items they can use to get the most … [Read more...]

Disney Makes Traveling More Fun for Kiddos!


Disney is offering an “On the Road With” kit to one lucky reader! The kit promises to keep children comfortably entertained during car or plane trips this summer and will put an end to the dreaded “Are we there yet?” questions while allowing families to share their favorite family vacation destinations. The travel kit … [Read more...]

Kid’s Creations and Their Quality Swing Sets


Have you seen these swing sets?  These beautiful wooden swing sets that when you look at them, you go wow?  Clearly it's more than a swing set, it's a whole playground! I have a terrible memory but I truly don't recall ever having a swing set or even a little swing for that matter, I could be wrong though and I'm sure my mom will call to set … [Read more...]

It’s a Small Toy After All


But with a  big punch!  Toys are great but when you can find learning toys, that's even better.  Don't fight the crowds people!!  Do some of your shopping online and if you're wanting toys that are educational, imaginative, and just must check out Small World Toys.  I even have a coupon code ( SALE125 ) for you to use should find … [Read more...]

Photoshop for Little Ones


I recently wrote about the cool Vtech V-Motion, which is awesome, but have you seen the cool KidiArt Studio?  This, to me, is like photoshop for the kiddos.  This is a toy that can really bring out the creativity in your little one for sure! It hooks up to your TV or PC so that your child can do simple drawings or even create they're own … [Read more...]