Wednesday, October 31, 2012

The Sparkle Box


The Sparkle Box is an amazing book written by Jill Hardie and illustrated by Christine Kornacki that tells a story of a young boy named Sam who learns the real gift of Christmas. Sam is super excited for Christmas and really wants a toy train, but when he notices the sparkly box sitting on the mantle his curiosity is sparked. In the midst of all the Christmas festivities, Sam and his family partake in many different acts of kindness to others. On Christmas morning, when Sam finally gets to open the Sparkle Box, he finds only pieces of paper that have recorded the family's good deeds. Sam's mom explains that the things that they have been doing are, in fact, a birthday gift for Jesus, for Jesus said that whatever we do for those in need, we do for Him. 
Jill Hardie started to see her family get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holidays while forgetting about the deeper reason for Christmas. Once she noticed that, she started the Sparkle Box. The Sparkle Box was a great tool to help her teach her family about the joy of giving and that giving is a gift in itself.
I adore this book and the lesson it teaches us about the real reason for Christmas. The illustrations are beautiful and vibrant and the story was so touching it made me shed a tear. Our little family is still new so we don't have many set traditions yet other than the ones that we carried over from our own childhood so I can't wait to try the concept of The Sparkle Box out this year and start our own family traditions. We always tries to give to the Humane Society or do other various acts of kindness each year but this tool will help to intrigue our even daughter more as she grows up. 
Each book comes with a cute sparkly box that you can put together with your children to set under the tree or on the mantle. The Sparkle Box is a 10x10 hardcover picture book with a jacket and 32 pages. 
I would definitely recommend this book to any family that wants to start a tradition in their new family or add to older traditions for well established families. It's a gorgeous book with a great message and it would be perfect for any child that's learning the importance of giving. To purchase this book for $19.99, click HERE.
This is one of my favorite parts of the book. Make it sparkle!
Check out the author Jill Hardie's interview about the reason she started The Sparkle Box and let me know what what ideas you would have for your Sparkle Box. Stay tuned for an upcoming giveaway!
By entering this giveaway, you agree to have your name publicized if you are a potential winner. Winner will be contacted via email upon ending of this giveaway within 48 hours and will have 48 hours to respond or prize will be forfeited and a new winner will be chosen. All prizes will be awarded at sponsors discretion. Giveaway will start at 12:01am EST (11/27/2012) and end at 11:59pm EST (12/17/2012). Number of eligible entries received will determine the odds of winning. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY and VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Must be 18 years or older to enter and be a resident of the US.
**I received this item for the purpose of a review. I was in no way compensated for my opinion as they are my own. Your opinion may vary from mine.**


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Mind Over Matter- Believe

M.O.M. (Mind Over Matter) are wonderful children's books that are written by Kasey Crawford Kellem, illustrated by Janet Hill, and published by Halo Publishing. M.O.M. books are meant to teach preschoolers to be buoyant, to believe in oneself, and to have faith that anything is possible, at least that's the way I see it. These books are there to be used as tools for parents to ensure that their children are properly prepared to face any of life's challenges, any adversity, and to overcome any and all obstacles. All of the Mind Over Matter books are also designed to be beautiful decorations in your child's room to constantly remind them of those very important resiliency values.
Mind Over Matter has 5 books in the collection with each one emphasizing on a different "value". Believe, Love, Laugh, Relax, and Dream are each meant to teach children how to be resilient. BELIEVE will teach a child to believe in their possibilities and that anything is possible. LOVE will show the children that they must love the people, animals, and experiences they come across in life. LAUGH at playful experiences, RELAX creatively, and DREAM pleasant thoughts will be the next installments of the series.  
For review purposes, I received the Believe Mind Over Matter book and I can't say enough good things about it. My mission in life is to ensure that my daughter is raised to be a kind, loving, strong willed individual and I think this series will help her to become that. Believe teaches children to believe in their dreams, imagination, and that really anything is possible if only they believe. I love the message this book gives out and the illustrations are adorable. Each page in the book has a beautiful image to go along with that certain message of believing. One page says to "believe in happiness" and another says "believe you can hit a homerun". 
I would personally recommend Believe and Mind Over Matter books to all parents that would want to teach their children personal and mental strength. I know that I would love to have the whole collection for my daughter one day because of the great values these books teach and the detailed illustrations that can hold her interest even more.

You can connect with Kasey Crawford Kellem and Mind Over Matter books on Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, and Youtube or subscribe to the Mind Over Matter blog for great tips on how to teach your precious children how to be resilient. To purchase this book for $19.99 just click HERE. Check out the interview below for more information about Believe and the author.


**I received this item for the purpose of a review. I was in no way compensated for my opinion as they are my own. Your opinion may vary from mine.**

Monday, October 29, 2012

I See Me! Personalized Story Books


Give your child the gift of imagination this holiday season with I See Me!'s personalized story books. My Very Merry Christmas is a personalized board book (perfect for children aged from 0-6 years) that portrays forest animals coming together to put on a very merry Christmas for your special child. Some of the forest friends make sure to deliver a note to Santa to remind him that it's your child's Christmas while the others stay behind to trim your child's tree. "Goose added Xylah's star. Oh how did it shine! It sparkled on top of the great Christmas pine", is just one of the pages in this beautiful book. 
This made in the USA story book is written by award-winning author Jennifer Dewing and illustrated by Mati Rose McDonough. If this book is meant for a child's first Christmas, I See Me! will be sure to incorporate "first Chirstmas" throughout the book as well as changing the title to My Very Merry First Christmas. My Very Merry Christmas costs $29.95 but for a beautiful priceless keepsake, it's so worth it. 
For review purposes, I received the My Very Merry Christmas story book personalized for my little girl. I've seen personalized books before but never a gorgeous as this. I was completely smitten by this little 20 page, 6x6 hard covered book! On the cover of the book read Xylah's Very Merry Christmas in big bold letters and upon opening, I was even more surprised. The inside of the cover had a little gift tag that said "This book was especially written for Xylah" and the title page had her full name at the top with a dedication from her father and I at the bottom. The illustrations in this book are beautiful, the story is great, and my daughter's name was on almost every page. I'm absolutely in love with My Very Merry Christmas and I know my daughter will love it!
I See Me! has tons of other story books to choose from (including Hanukkah) along with personalized coloring books, placemats, and puzzles. All of their personalized products are sure to make your little one smile this holiday season. What child doesn't want to see their name plastered all over their things or have a story book portraying them as the main character? 

Connect with I See Me on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest to stay up to date on current promotions, contests, and new product releases! Check out the contest they have running from now until November 2nd HERE.

Relax and Revamp with T Spheres

t spheres were created by a professional massage and craniosacral therapist of 22 years named Stephanie Whittier LMT, CST. Stephanie also has been studying the movement in relationship to pain relief for over 22 years. 

t spheres are portable all-natural aromatherapy-infused massage balls that have many different purposes. t spheres can be used to relieve muscle pain in just about any part of the body at just about any place in the world. 17 years of research and development of a natural way to relieve pain and stress have gone into this perfectly weighted double-purified rubber ball. Each massage ball is infused with aromatherapy essential oils which are released on contact. Upon release of the aromatherapy oils the central nervous system responds by adjusting stress levels the natural way. 

Perk Up t spheres
I was pretty excited to try out t spheres seeing as I have quite a bit of muscle pain from carrying around a toddler. I really didn't think that 2 little rubber balls could do anything to help but I was still excited to try. As soon as I opened my mailbox to retrieve the box of Perk Up t spheres, I could instantly smell the aromatherapy oils. The peppermint was like a slap in the face; I instantly felt more alert and I hadn't even opened the box yet! The second thing I noticed about the t spheres once I had box opened was that the rubber balls came in a super cute burlap bag that would be perfect for traveling. 

I instantly got to work on my back by laying on a flat surface with the two rubber balls on my most painful pressure points. After just a couple minutes of rolling around with my new t spheres, I could feel the relief




t spheres has 5 different aromatherapy options to choose from with the mini spheres set being $20+shipping and the regular sized set being $35+shipping. Each set comes with two rubber balls already infused with aromatherapy oils and an extra oil reinfuser packaged in a cute little burlap bag. Check out the t spheres website for more ways to use your t spheres aromatherapy infused massage balls. 

Connect with t spheres on FacebookTwitter, and Youtube to stay up to date on the latest tips and promotions!

t spheres make excellent stocking stuffers and right now you can use the code: FM2012 to receive 20% off your total order! t spheres inc will also donate 20% of the proceeds of your purchase to FM World Charities!

**I received this item for the purpose of a review. I was in no way compensated for my opinion as they are my own. Your opinion may vary from mine.**

Get 100 Photo Prints From MailPix for Just $1!!!



Join MailPix today and get 100 4x6 photo prints for a measly $1 and a FREE 4x6 Brag Book! MailPix in an online  photo print shop where you can turn your images into everlasting memories. Tunr your photos into blankets, canvases, mugs, calenders, puzzles, and much much more! Perfect for the upcoming Holidays! 
Also, be sure to check out MailPix's awesome Facebook contest for a chance to win a $500 CASH prize for the best Halloween photo!





Enter the "ABC What Will You Be!" photo contest!




Enter the "ABC What Will You Be!" photo contest sponsored by I See Me on Facebook! All you have to do is upload a photo of your favorite little monster with the caption, "When I grow up, I want to be _________", and you'll be entered to win. Grand prize is a $100 Visa Gift Card. 10 runners up will receive a copy of I See Me!'s new "A-B-C What I Can Be!" personalized storybook. 
 
Be sure to "like" I See Me! on Facebook to be eligible to win! 
Hurry, Contest ends November 2nd! Enter HERE. Good Luck everyone!

 

 

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Celebrate OctoNovemCember with RetailMeNot

The Pumpkin Headed Turkey Clause is the king of OctoNovemCember which stands for the amazing deals from one day only holiday sales. The Pumpkin Headed Turkey Clause signifies everything great about the holidays from the soft glow of a jack-o-lantern to the hunger of a Thanksgiving turkey to the gift-giving spirit of old St. Nick. RetailMeNot's Pumpkin Headed Turkey Clause is 100% dedicated to making sure all the shoppers around the world save tons of muhla on holiday gifts and much, much more. 

Check out the Deal of the Day which will happen now through the end of the holiday season, exposing new deals everyday at 10am for some of the largest retailers nationwide. Some of the deals are exclusive to RetailMeNot so you will want to check back daily as you won't find them anywhere else.



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Monday, October 22, 2012

Save, Spend, and Share with Moonjar





In 2001 Eulalie Scandiuzzi, a Seattle Native, created Moonjar LLC to help teach children the financial value of saving, spending, and sharing their own money. The name Moonjar came from the idea of “Shooting for the Moon”, creating big dreams, and the ancient custom of placing hopes and dreams in a jar. Moonjar's belief is that children should be taught financial values at an early age by teaching them the practices of saving, spending, and sharing. all of Moonjar's products are made from recycled materials. 
Anniversary Edition Moonjar
I think this is a really awesome idea since I never really grasped the concept of saving my money until I was already in debt. I was always spending and sharing but never saving so I'd love for my daughter to learn some financial values before she ends up in a horrible rut like I was. I have been pretty spoiled my whole life and even though my daughter is as well, I know now what to watch for to ensure she spends her money wisely and saves her money considerably. The Moonjar will give me that extra tool to help teach her the value's of spending, saving, and sharing. 
Moonjar Sections
The Moonjar we received for the Holiday Gift Guide is their tenth anniversary Moonjar. Each metallic section has been loaded with the words "Spend, Share, and Save" in languages from around the world. The design is extremely cute while the Moonjar itself seems sturdy enough to last through the years. My daughter loves to put money in her piggy jar so of course she was just smitten by her new Moonjar. If you are looking for a good gift for a child that also has a purpose, I would highly recommend checking out Moonjar's products. They offer a few different designs to choose from and for $28.00 it's a small price to pay your child's lifetime of financial values.
Classic Moonjar


By entering this giveaway, you agree to have your name publicized if you are a potential winner. Winner will be contacted via email upon ending of this giveaway within 48 hours and will have 48 hours to respond or prize will be forfeited and a new winner will be chosen. All prizes will be awarded at sponsors discretion. Giveaway will start at 12:01am EST (11/27/2012) and end at 11:59pm EST (12/17/2012). Number of eligible entries received will determine the odds of winning. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY and VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Must be 18 years or older to enter and be a resident of the US.
**I recieved this item for the purpose of a review. I was in no way compensated for my opinion as they are my own. Your opinion may vary from mine.**
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Made From Earth Grapefruit Glycolic Wash


The Grapefruit Glycolic Wash by Made From Earth is an organic facial wash made to remove surface impurities from the skin with it's high concentration of Vitamin C. The Grapefruit Glycolic Wash also has jojoba beads to help stimulate the skin and activate the glycolic acid. Glycolic Acid has been proven to regenerate the skin's natural renewal process by diving deep into the epidermal layer of the skin, preventing future skin problems.
The Grapefruit in the glycolic wash has very powerful antioxidants that help to fight off free radical damage and kill the bacteria in the skin that causes redness and acne. Grapefruit antioxidants have also been known to treat skin allergies and irritated skin. 
For best results with the Grapefruit Glycolic Wash by Made From Earth, it is recommended to be used 2-3 times per week both morning and night. Wet face and neck with warm water then apply a small amount to the face and massage in a circular motion for 1-2 minutes. Rinse off and go about your normal routine. 
I have been using this product for about two weeks and have already noticed a slight change in my skin's appearance. I always break out with acne about a week before that annoying aunt comes to visit every month, so this past month I decided to use the Grapefruit Glycolic Wash. I hardly even broke out! What a relief! I always get so bummed when the acne starts to pop up but this month I had only minor problems. The last facial wash I used smelled like cat pee (I'm serious) so I was even more excited to find that the Grapefruit Glycolic Wash had a nice pleasant scent to it.

I would highly reccomend Made From Earth's Grapefruit Glycolic Wash and can't wait to try some of their other organic beauty products out. 
I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Advanced Scar Serum by Dr. Max Powers

The Advanced Scar Serum by Dr. Max Powers was created to promote cell renewal and rebuild collagen in existing scars. The Advanced Scar Serum has been known to reduce hyper pigmentation, decrease the effects of aging, decrease the appearance of blemishes from acne and scars, and treat burns. It is recommended that you apply the Advanced Scar Serum by Dr. Max Powers right after any surgery to avoid the formation of keloid scars. The Advanced Scar Serum should be used on any newer skin problems 3-4 times a day for 8 weeks and 3-4 times a day for 3-6 months on existing or old scars. 

All the ingredients in the Advanced Scar Serum are organic, hypoallergenic, and non-irritating with organic rosehip being the main ingredient. The Advanced Scar Serum by Dr. Max Powers is high in essential vitamins A, B, C, and E which will help to repair the skin. No preservatives are present in this product as well.

With that being said, my 21 month old daughter has a nice little scar on her cheek from a bite and it hasn't been the easiest job trying to reverse the appearance of that scar. I have used straight vitamin E oil on her scar for quite some time now but it has only done so much. As soon as I received the Advanced Scar Serum by Dr. Max Powers, I started using it on my daughter religiously. I honestly didn't think it would work any better than the vitamin E oil but I was, once again, proved wrong. After about a week of using the Advanced Scar Serum, my daughter's bite mark had lightened up in appearance significantly. I was pleasantly surprised! I would bet that after only a few more weeks or so of using the Advanced Scar Serum, her scar will be almost completely gone. I will be trying this out on those hideous stretch marks my daughter so kindly gave me next. 
You can't even see the scar anymore but it was right in the middle of her cheek.
If you have any old scars that you've been trying for ages to get rid of, I would definitely recommend the Advanced Scar Serum by Dr. Max Powers. 

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Sunday, October 21, 2012

Giveaway for a Good Cause!

 
 A sweet group of bloggers teamed up to help a friend raise some funds for her parents to help with their added travel expenses for her father's new Cancer treatments! Thanks ladies ! Now, a few have donated some great prizes for you to win in celebration raising awareness for Lung Cancer and ALL OTHER types of Cancer ! Unfortunately , too many of us have been effected in one way or another by this horrible disease and it is nice when people get together to help each other out ! Thanks ladies , You ROCK and Cancer SUCKS!
  TWO lucky winner will receive the prizes listed below ! The first winner selected will get their choice (the 3 Sibu products can not be split up) . Giveaway runs from 10/22 - 11/3. In order to enter you must be 18+ and a US resident. All entries are verified. Winner will be announced her, emailed and have 48 hrs to respond or a new winner will be chosen. The prizes are being shipped by the blogger who has sponsored them. More pictures of the prizes to come                    

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Saturday, October 20, 2012

Have Happy Feet With Nowali Moccasins!

Nowali has been around for over 60 years and they are the largest moccasin manufacturer in Sweden. Ake Johannson started Nowali in 1950 right from his small farm house. Since then, Nowali has grown considerably and now distributes all over Europe and the United States. 
Nowali Moccasins are made from real leather and are non-slip and machine washable. Their children's moccasins come in a variety of styles and colors for ages 6 months up to 6 years. Nowali moccasins are practical and extremely comfortable footwear that stay on and look super cute. All of their moccasins are hand stitched in Sweden with Oko-Tex 100 certified yarns that contain no toxic chemicals or dyes. Nowali is also 100% committed to sustainability!
She's checking out her new Nowali Moccasins
Recently I was given the opportunity to check out a pair of Nowali's Owl Moccasins for my 21 month old daughter and let me just say that these moccasins are absolutely adorable! I love how cute my daughter looks walking around the house in a pair of Nowali Moccasins! Their moccasins are super soft and my daughter seems to love them. Nowalis look like a pair of regular moccasins on the bottom but have a thick warm tube style like sock attached to them for extra warmth. You can tell by first glace that these are quality handmade moccasins. I would definitely recommend them for the colder upcoming months. 
Nowali recently started making quality socks, tights, and slipper socks for children and babies. They also have women's moccasins ($36.95), so not only will your children's feet be warm and comfy this winter but your own feet will be as well! Prices for children's moccasins range from $28.95-$32.95 and are totally worth every penny! Check out Nowali's website for more information and to purchase a pair for yourself and your children! You won't be sorry! 
Stay tuned for a chance to win a pair of Nowali Moccasins just in time for the Holidays.


By entering this giveaway, you agree to have your name publicized if you are a potential winner. Winner will be contacted via email upon ending of this giveaway within 48 hours and will have 48 hours to respond or prize will be forfeited and a new winner will be chosen. All prizes will be awarded at sponsors discretion. Giveaway will start at 12:01am EST (11/27/2012) and end at 11:59pm EST (12/16/2012). Number of eligible entries received will determine the odds of winning. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY and VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Must be 18 years or older to enter and be a resident of the US.
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Trick or Treat With Mike and Ike's Mummy Mix!


Press Release of Mike and Ike's Split

Bethlehem, PA (October, 2012) –Just Born, Inc., makers of the MIKE AND IKE®, PEEPS®, HOT TAMALES® and GOLDENBERG’S® PEANUT CHEWS® brand candies, confirmed that the legendary candy duo, Mike and Ike have parted ways. The pair cited irreconcilable creative differences, which has been confirmed, suggesting that Mike and Ike will stop collaborating on their famous fruit chewy candies.

MIKE AND IKE® candy, with varieties such as Original Fruits, Tropical Typhoon®, Berry Blast®, Red Rageous!™ and others, will continue to be offered at retailers this Halloween despite the split. Consumers will see no changes in flavors or distribution. These tasty treats are perfect for Halloween trick or treaters!  
 
Before Mike and Ike split, they developed a new product for Halloween 2012 called MIKE AND IKE® Mummy's Mix.  Ike created Halloween themed artwork complete with a scary mummy on the front of the box.  Mike picked the 5 most appropriate autumn colors from the vast fruit candy assortment:  yellow, orange, purple, green, and red.  It's a shame they split up before the new product launched for this Halloween season.  The New MIKE AND IKE® Mummy’s Mix is available in a 5 oz box which is perfect for Halloween parties as a gift or as a candy dish item.
MIKE AND IKE® candy is available in various pack sizes boxes from snack to take-home bags at prices ranging from 25-cents to a few dollars.  They can be found in supermarkets, mass market retailers and drug stores. 

The independent and talented duo has decided to follow their true passions. Mike is a musician at heart and produced a music video; Ike is an urban artist and a lover of art. Their split is not unlike that of other famous celebrity duos like Simon and Garfunkel or Lennon and McCartney.
“People of all ages love MIKE AND IKE® and we are reassuring fans and our retail partners that our famous fruit-chewy candies will continue to be produced and sold  this Halloween as we get this resolved,” says Caitlin O’Connor, Assistant Marketing Manager for Just Born.

Music and Art Videos

While news of the legendary candy duo split rocked the world, both Mike and Ike went off to pursue their dreams.  Mike, a musician, produced his first video “Strawberry or Die” featuring Blaze Kelly which can be seen below.

 


Ike is busy working on his art which has been seen in and around New York City – in larger than life size murals on buildings, in Times Square, and in subways.  You can also now see his art related video documentary, “Exit Through the Candy Shop”.

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Mike and Ike’s celebrity friends – including musician Greyson Chanceactress Eden Sher and the NBA’s Lamar Odom - have appeared in TV ads, blog posts and have tweeted to their followers as they work with Just Born to bring their pals back together. Radio ads included entertainment reports from roving reporter Angie Cruz. Outdoor advertising has further brought attention to these efforts. 

Packaging and Store Displays

Consumers will be surprised to see packaging with one of the names scratched out with a note on the back and directions to the brand’s Facebook page. Retailers will feature new MIKE AND IKE® displays.
End Press Release

Just Born Inc. was kind enough to send my family and I some samples of the new Mummy Mix by Mike and Ike and of course we love them. We have always loved Mike and Ike's here! The colors of the candies definitely match the Halloween Theme but it makes me sad that Mike and Ike are no longer a duo. What will become of them? 

For more information on the split and to follow Mike and Ike’s individual exploits, log onto Facebook, Twitter, and Mike and Ike's website.  



Thursday, October 18, 2012

The Bronx Naturals

The Bronx Naturals are 100% all natural hand-poured soy candles made with a cotton wick. Each 11oz candle burns fragrant for approximately 40 hours. All of their candles can also be used as a massage oil once cooled a bit. Some of the Bronx Naturals candle scents are Fresco, Temptress, Velvet Rose, Lemon Energy, Bella, Classic Vanilla, and Classic Lavender. The scent I was lucky enough to try was Fresco.
The Fresco scented Bronx Naturals candle is a blend of exotic florals with a hint of ginger. Mind you, I am not a fan of strong floral scents but the Fresco candle had such a beautiful smell to it. The Fresco candle smelled more sweet and fresh than overpowering and I absolutely fell in love. My whole house smelled of fresh Fresco and it was so very calming! The Candle burned evenly and lasted for quite a while. I think the 40 hour burning time was a safe call but my candle lasted quite a bit longer than it was supposed to. I burned it for about 6 hours the first night I had it but it only burned down about 1/8 of the way. Fine with me! The longer the better!
The Bronx Naturals is a fairly new company; they were founded in early 2012 by Melissa Mendez who is a designer and photographer by day. She started The Bronx Naturals to add more peace and tranquility to others lives by use of her calming fresh scents. The Bronx Naturals does it's best to keep our planet's well being in mind by using ingredients that are biodegradable with minimal packaging and packing materials made from 100% Recycled Kraft paper. The 11 oz glass can be used as a drinking glass after the candle has burned all the way out as well. 
I loved the candle I received from The Bronx Naturals; it really did bring a calming feeling over me. If you would like to try The Bronx Naturals candles for yourself click HERE. I will be telling all my candle lover moms about these candles! Connect with The Bronx Naturals on Facebook and be sure to tell them I sent you!