Accepting Sponsors For My 2014 Holiday Gift Guide #giftguide


  Yep, it is TRUE! I am now accepting sponsors for my 2014 holiday gift guide that will be going live on November 1st. This will be my 5th year doing my annual  holiday gift guide and I am so pleased that it has been such a helpful source for shopping, for my readers and a big success for the companies who have their products featured! So, if you are a company who would like to have one (or more) of your products featured in my annual holiday gift guide, please submit your information to my holiday gift guide submission form (or click picture above!).  My readers also LOVE giveaways, so yes, I am accepting those as well!!! :) Thank you and I look forward to possibly working with you! Happy Holidays!! ;) (Is it too early still, to say that???) … [Read more...]

Shop with Me Mama’s 2013 Holiday Gift Guide! #HolidayGiftGuide #Gifts


I know, it is NOT Christmas yet... BUT, I am sure most of you already have it on your minds! I know I do. I have had it on my mind since August! Hey, it is part of being a review blogger. I have to keep on top of things, like what will be the hottest gifts of the season! I am here to help you! I love this time of year!! My 2013 Holiday Gift Guide is live NOW and is a bit different from the previous years. It is simple to navigate, if you see something you just love, you can purchase it with the click of a button and you can read up on it!!! There is also, of course, a picture so you can skim through what you like and what you can do without. So, go take a peek (there is a handy dandy tab for it above in my menu area or you can click below!), tell me what you think and get those lists out! Because once you see MY holiday gift guide, you will have Christmas on your mind, promise!!! Without further ado... Shop with Me Mama's 2013 Holiday Gift Guide!!! Enjoy!! Kim … [Read more...]

Grandoe’s Homespun Gloves (Review)

Grandoe's Aloe Treated Gloves

Thinking what to get mom for Christmas? Look no further than, really! Because the Grandoe's Homespun Gloves featuring an aloe treated snowfleece lining to soften your hands as you wear them are certainly something your mom or any woman would LOVE to find in their stocking or under that tree this holiday season! I received a pair of these luxurious gloves to test out and I LOVE them. They are so soft and warm, wow. I did not have any gloves to my name and now I all of a sudden have a very nice pair to my name :) The Homespun Glove retails for $35 and comes in four unique patterns! I got the black and white pattern and love them.    Aren't they pretty? I just love them to pieces! Though I have not really noticed my hands tons softer, I am eager to wear them more, when the weather gets much colder, to see if they will stay soft then! Certainly a wonderful concept that is for sure. Buy You can purchase these online at These are also featured in my … [Read more...]

The New Hess Toy Truck Has All The Bells and Whistles!

Hess Toy Truck

The new Hess Toy Truck made its debut on November 11th and it was a big hit!! And, on December 2nd, the free 2011 Hess Racer Game App will be available for  iPhone/iPad and Facebook! Too much fun! This is one cool truck, with all the bells and whistles! It has great craftsmanship and help encourage imaginative play. This truck has 4 wheel spring suspension (yes it does!) and a pull out ramp that has a fun, hydraulic sound!! The truck cab has more sound effects and of course, flashing lights! If that were not enough, the trucks flatbed trailer has a racecar that is modeled after an American stock car that has a pull back racing motor and Hess express logo! With just a push of the racer cars gas cap, it will activate fun flashing lights and the roaring sound of the car's engine!! See below for the full list of the Hess Trucks features: Truck: Pull-out ramp with automatic hydraulic sound 3 additional sound effects activated by cab buttons (ignition, horn and back-up … [Read more...]

Great Holiday Gifts! Wave 360 & Whiplash! Giveaway Time :)

whiplash scooter

  CONTEST OVER! CONGRATS TO Niecey Docherty #797!!! Won the Whiplash Pink Scooter daniel healey #1118!!Wave 360 Martha Boismier #461!!-Whiplash Scooter   Still looking for the perfect gifts for your kids this year? Well, I have a few suggestions! Why not something that will keep them active throughout the winter months? You know we still get nice days in the winter, so give your kids a fun reason to get outdoors on those days! First off, we have the Wave 360! It is the world’s first casterboard featuring 360 degree dual-directional technology on a traditional ABS board.  Riders of the Wave 360 are able to spin, carve and perform a range of 360 and 180 degree spins, both forwards and backwards, that become the basis for exciting new tricks.  The lightweight design improves board speed and trick capabilities, while the overall rider experience is greatly enhanced compared to traditional casterboards.  The Wave 360 is available through major retailers with a … [Read more...]

Way Basics Storage Cubes Review

way basics

In this house I swear nothing is organize. Don't get me wrong, I certainly TRY to organize, but my organizing does not last long, sigh.. And, as I have talked about in previous posts of mine, we use speakers as tables in our home. Such a HUGE petpeeve of mine, but we do it non-the-less.. I was introduced to Way Basics and really liked their products. I was able to review 3 Storage Cubes and could not wait until the arrived. When they did, I was excited to get started on making them! You see, Way Basic Storage Cubes and all their products are made from unique zBoards (which are made almost entirely (99%) from post-consumer recycled paper) and you put the cubes together with Super-strong 3M brand adhesive strips and little pieces of cardboard! Too cool! While the zBoards are very strong, they are made from the lightest form of wood byproduct. They turn the post-consumer recycled paper into very strong boards that weigh 62% less than particle board!! I thought that was very … [Read more...]