Educate While You Eat with Silimap Silicone Placemat from Silikids Review and #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide @Silikids #Silikids


Lorinda’s Thoughts The Silimap Folding Silicone Placemat is great for both my six and two year old. They enjoy writing on it with a washable marker and wiping it off. I only have one so that means lessons with taking turns and sharing too! The Silimap will be good for my six year old to […]

Love Letters from God by Glenys Nellist #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide @Zonderkidz #Zondervan


My Thoughts I just love the whole idea behind Love Letters from God Bible Stories! After all, doesn’t everyone love getting letters? Getting a letter in the mail is such a rarity I think that kids will grow up missing out on this treasure. Why mail a card or letter when there is email and […]

Wrap Yourself in Luxury with this Repechage Gift Set #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide @Repechage #Repechage


  Lorinda’s Thoughts I do not say this very often about products, but I love the Repechage Vita Cutra Triple Action Nutri Creme and Body Soufflé! They feel great and rub in wonderfully. My skin feels soft and full of moisture. I am picky about lotion. It cannot be too oily, or smell too strong […]

One Thousand Gifts Devotional By Ann Voskamp Review @Zondervan #Zondervan


My Thoughts Giving grace in motherhood kind of comes with the territory. Accepting it is a whole different story! That’s why I love the One Thousand Gifts Devotional because it focuses and reflects on finding everyday graces. That is a challenge for me and I’m sure it is for most women and moms. We tend […]

Win a Toy Nanny from 2 Red Hens #Giveaway @2redhensstudio #2redhensstudio #HolidayGiftGuide


My Thoughts This one is truly an original! The Toy Nanny from 2 Red Hens is the first of its kind that I’ve seen. It’s one of those things you look at and think, why didn’t anyone think of that before? Well now they have! And adorably executed I must say! What is a Toy […]

Here is a Healthy Alternative to a Sweet Stocking Stuffer: The YumEarth Organics Gummy Bears! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide @YumEarth #YumEarth


My Thoughts My kids and I all LOVE gummy bears so I knew these wouldn’t stand a chance of surviving long in my house but I didn’t imagine they’d disappear in a day! At first I wasn’t sure if they would like the YumEarth Organics Gummy Bears because, well, they’re organic! When they are used […]

And Then Comes Christmas by Tom Brenner (Author), Jana Christy (Illustrator) #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide


  My Thoughts I do love Santa Clause and Elves and all the magical things about Christmas BUT it’s nice once in a while to read a book that’s not about them! And Then Comes Christmas DOES mention Santa but its more of an honorable mention than him being the star of the book. It’s […]

Surf Sharks: The First Ride #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide #SurfSharks

Surf Sharks

My Thoughts My kids were so excited when they saw the Surf Sharks: The First Ride book! Sharks and surfing; what could be cooler than that? When we sat down to read the book together, we were all impressed! My six year old son Reed liked the quirky characters, each with their own unique style and that includes the […]

Give Your Little One a Snuggly Friend with the Gingerbread Latte Bear from Aurora World Inc #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide #Auroraworld

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My Thoughts I just love stuffed animals! Always have, always will. It’s not socially acceptable for adults to have stuffed animals but that’s the beauty of having children! You get to live vicariously through them and their toys, are like your toys! That’s why I was so excited to get this adorable Gingerbread Latte Bear […]

Don’t let That Holiday Baking Ruin Your Clothes! Enter to Win This Three Pocket Bib Apron #Giveaway @DougWarshauer


My Thoughts Believe it or not, this is my very first apron! I know that’s crazy since I’m a thirty something adult but I just never bought myself one before. Now I am wondering why! I am constantly spilling and getting things all over myself whether I’m baking or painting with the kids. This Three […]