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Countdown to Disney

Only five days left until my family embarks on our dream vacation – our first trip to DisneyWorld in Orlando, Florida. We’ve planned for more than half a year to find the best deals, restaurants, ticket package, hotel for children, time of year to visit the World…. And now I’ll be bringing it all to […]

Time to Win!

The clock is ticking on your chance to win SiteWarming Goody Bag prizes for both the Tote and Tee SiteWarming and the Family Eden SiteWarming. Enter now to win gift cards, a Hooked on Phonics learning kid, Writing Fundamentals workbooks from Mead, $50 at Sweet Girl Boutique, books, games, and more! Simply go to www.toteandtee.com/blog […]

Micro-Blog Monday: Resourceful Child Safety

In just nine short days my family will be travelling to WaltDisneyWorld in Orlando, Florida. It is known as the Happiest Place on Earth…and also one of the busiest. While my daughter lingers behind me like a shadow, my son is more likely to wander off, deep in thought and mesmerized by the sights and […]

Win a Laptop!!! (Really)

We all love to win prizes: a few dollars in a drawing, a nice toy for our children, a laptop…..a laptop?! That’s right! From now until Tuesday, November 25th, registered members of Family Eden are eligible to win a laptop computer courtesy of Toshiba. Registration is free and easy, and it gives you access to […]

Family Eden Giveaway – Important Update!

Friends, apparently the “Who Referred You?” feature of Family Eden is currently not working. But you can still register and enter my giveaway! Simply register for a free membership at Family Eden and then let me know in the comment section of the giveaway post that you registered on the site! Be sure to include […]

Micro-Blog Monday: Resourceful Cleaning

Welcome to Micro-Blog Monday – a little bit of resourcefulness to start your week off right. One of the best ways to minimize the time you spend cleaning is to reduce the dirt in your home. We’ve all been told that removing our shoes when we come into the house cuts down on 50% of […]

Family Eden Site Warming Prizes! UPDATED!

Everyone likes to win stuff. In order to celebrate the launch of the fabulous new social networking site, Family Eden, we are giving away the following prizes! Read the rules, enter, win. It’s as easy as that. Good luck! 1. Mighty Miracle Mist – Good Behavior in a Bottle! – from Helpful Hallie’s – value […]

Top Five Gifts of 2008: Unique and Innovative

This summer our neighborhood was incredibly fortunate. Our county parks system chose to renovate our neighborhood playground providing our children with a summer filled with fun and excitement. One of the best features of the new equipment was a pretend store window where children bought and sold mulch, made grassy milkshakes, and ate imaginary ice […]