In the Past


Give this Character a Name! Its for a New Educational Product for Preschoolers!

The contest is over and he has a name! Meet Zorbit! I got the inside scoop on something and I so badly want to share it with you! Best Boy Interactive is creating a new educational product aimed at preschoolers, aged four. And they’re sponsoring this contest to win an iPad Mini! Sorry… that’s all that […]


A Library of Books for your iPad

Bookboard is an iPad app for reading children’s books that keeps track of books read and unlocks new books to read. A library of books, right on your iPad, for the kids to read! While I can literally see our public library from my front window, I have been having a hard time actually getting […]


Happy New Year Hands on Friends!

Its been so nice to have a little break over the holidays to enjoy some time with my family. I hope you got to do the same! I did enjoy some time over on Google+ this past couple of weeks. Its been fun meeting new people there and joining in communities to discuss topics we’re […]

Louis at 1 month

Christmas Activities for the Holidays

I can’t believe Christmas is just over a week away… do you celebrate at home? Or travel for the holidays? We’ve been in Christmas, holiday, crafting mode like crazy lately! The boys have been eating it up too. They’re so excited for Christmas this year! And I love the anticipation! But… I haven’t wrapped a […]

Holiday Train

Holiday Train & Holiday Activities

On Friday, we got to venture out to see the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train as it came through Iowa. What a gorgeous train all lit up for the holidays! We got to see it at dusk, so it was just starting to really shine! The boys absolutely loved the train and couldn’t stop smiling!   […]

Sneak peek at a Christmas craft

Our Activities Update!

New activities on the blog… [above from top, left to right] I created the boys and I a bucket list for this winter. 10 Snow Activities to do Outside! [There's also a giveaway for a Neosporin Eczema Essentials Kit! A simple comment is the entry!] My boys are builders. And they love the building toys we […]