DIY Peppermint Stripes Sugar Scrub with Simply Earth Essential Oil #simplyearth

I received free product to facilitate this post. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Do you make handmade gifts for the holidays? I love gifting my friends and family with something handmade because I feel like handmade gifts are more meaningful. This year my 6 year old practically melted my heart when she announced to her Dad and I that she was going to make gifts for everyone in the family. She colored cards for everyone, made a few ornaments, and but that wasn't enough for her. We've been searching for something to make together (double score on the 1 on 1 Mommy/Daughter time). When I … [Read more...]

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Flare Play: Why We Love It & How to Get It for $29.99 (MSRP $99.99) {review} #sp

*EDIT* FLARE PLAY WAS DISCONTINUED IN FEB 2016. THE SERVICE IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. Has your child asked for a video game console or video games this year? My oldest daughter loves playing video games, but I'm thankful she's still young enough she isn't asking for the expensive stuff yet. I allow her to play a few educational games on my phone, but it would be nice to have the option to play educational games and age appropriate video games on the TV without the big hit on the wallet from one of the big video game consoles. When I was introduced to the Flare Play, I was curious as to … [Read more...]

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Bright Starts #BabyLOLL Play Date Lots of Fun

[color-box] I received free products in order to host the Bright Starts sponsored Play Date. The opinions expressed here are my own. [/color-box] My girls are growing up way too fast. My 2 year old wants to do whatever her older sister is doing, so I didn't realize just how few "baby" toys we have around here these days. The realization hit me when I was preparing for a friend to bring over her 13 month old, and I thought I would put a basket of toys in the living room he could play with. I pulled the few toddler aged toys we have out, and I watched as Aubrey happily played along side him … [Read more...]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Give the Gift of Aurorae Yoga {Giveaway}

*Aurorae provided the products featured for review and a giveaway pack. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Affiliate links are included, and any purchase supports Brain Foggles.*Over the Summer I was introduced to a great family owned company, Aurorae Yoga. Aurorae sells the best reviewed yoga mats, yoga apparel,and yoga and meditation accessories online. You can browse their yoga mats, yoga bags, yoga apparel and other yoga accessories here.My whole family fell in love with the Aurorae microfiber beach towel that I shared with you a few months back. Apparently a lot of our family members … [Read more...]

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Holiday Gift Guide: I See Me! Personalized Children’s Books #iseemebooks

*I received free personalized products from I See Me! in exchange for this feature. Affiliate links included.*We are huge fans of I See Me! personalized children's books and products. My daughter carries her I See Me! personalized lunchbox to school everyday, and loves the personalized books on her bookshelf. This holiday season we will be adding some new products to our collection as well as gifting some personalized products to others. I think giving a personalized gift makes it that much more special because you took the time to pick out something just for that person. We love I See Me! … [Read more...]

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