ZOOcation: Get Children Into Their Favorite Zoos, FOR FREE! (+ Giveaway!!)

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CONGRATS TO Kayla #385! I know, it is Summer and the kids are acting as if they have been out of school for years now, when only it has been a week or so.. sigh. Kids are starting to ALREADY get bored and that is not a good thing! What are your kids to do?? How about taking your kids to the local zoo? We recently went to the Portland Zoo and it was a blast!! The weather was absolutely perfect, the animals were out and about (which is not very often when I go!) and the kids and us had so much fun! A full day of fun at the zoo, in the sun with some crazy, cute animals! Now that is my idea of family summer fun! When was the last time you took your family to the zoo?? ZOOcation is a new promotion launched by Travelodge hotels in partnership with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and National Geographic, which allows families looking for a summer adventure to get children into their favorite zoos, FOR FREE, just by staying at a Travelodge hotel! I mean you are bound to … [Read more...]

Doggie Doo Review & Giveaway!

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CONTEST OVER! CONGRATS TO shirley pebbles #557!!   LOL. When I first saw the commercial on t.v. for Doggie Doo my kids literally went NUTS! I had to do a double take of the t.v. as I was sure I was not seeing or hearing this commercial correctly, was I?! Yep, I was! And my kids WANTED this doggie very badly after seeing that it goes poop! What is that obsession coming from? Certainly not from this mama! Non the less I was certainly a bit intrigued myself, with a bit of disgust mixed in ;) I was sent the Doggie Doo and of course had to rip right into this baby! It was ME who could not open the box fast enough. After all, a dog was in that box that will poop on command! Woot! Once the box was opened, out appeared Doggie Doo! He is a cute little canine and he is made of plastic. He is a bit flat, but hey, every dog is different, right? He is cute enough! And, his "poop" comes in a little plastic container. It makes tooting sounds when you push down on it, kind of … [Read more...]

Family Party: 90 Great Games Party Pack For The Wii! 3 Giveaways!

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CONTEST IS OVER! CONGRATS TO Janice #246!! Steph #295 Tracie Trump #13 It is that time of year, to get together with family and friends and just relax and have fun! So, why not introduce a great new Wii game to them this holiday season? The game is called Family Party: 90 Great Games and it is exclusively for the Wii gaming system! This title is one of the greatest values in family entertainment, offering hours of convenient at-home excitement for kids to share with their families and friends for less than 25 cents per game! In Family Party: 90 Great Games Party Pack, a compilation of three previous titles in the Family Party series (Family Party 30 Great Games, Family Party 30 Great Games: Outdoor Fun and Family Party 30 Great Games: Winter Fun), players choose from over a dozen cute characters, compete in over 90 games and challenges to achieve high scores and win medals, and participate in a variety of 4-player multiplayer games. Sounds super fun, huh? … [Read more...]