Disney’s The BFG – Big Friendly Giant

The BFG is a wonderful movie! We went for a date night, and had a great evening. My husband loves movies, and is an elementary school teacher. He uses Roald Dahl’s books with his students, and is very familiar with the story and artwork. We...
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Zootopia – Spring Break Family Fun

This review is two weeks late due to severe illness on my part. I am sorry. However, like all Disney classics, this is a movie that you will want to watch again and again. Whether in theaters or your own home. It is a fun...
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Ant-Man – One Small Step for Marvel

Disclosure: We received two tickets to the Disney/Marvel Premier of Ant-Man in exchange for our honest review. As always, opinions expressed on this blog are my own, or that of my husband and kid. My wife brought me because I am a huge nerd that...
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Wet N’Wild amidst Monsoons and Migraines

Products and activities mentioned on News Wahl posts have been received for evaluation purposes for free and/or we received compensation. News Wahl is and affiliate for one or more of the products, links, & banners on the site. Which means we may receive compensation when...
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Spray’n Splash 2 Giveaway

Welcome to the Spray ‘n Splash 2 Inflatable Water Park Giveaway hosted by Sweet Silly Sara, Sublime Media Connection, It’s Free At Last, Simplified Saving, With a Side Of Thriftiness, and The Adventures of My Family of 8. Living in Las Vegas, we swim and play...
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American Girl Doll Gift Card for $300 Giveaway

      Hosted by NYSavingSpecials  and  Your Fashion Resource     Co-Host: Books R Us, Barbara’s Beat, All in a Day’s Work, An Ordinary Housewife, Simply Sherryl, Mom ‘N Daughter Savings, Stay a Stay at Home Mom, This Girl’s Life, Phillyfun4kids, High Tea, My sisters had American...
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2013 Goals

Rather than overwhelm myself with a years worth of goals, I am going to go month by month, and hold myself accountable via the blog. I divide my goals into categories, and usually like to have a written plan in my planner, and set deadlines,...
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New Year fun with Gutzy Gear

Gutzy Gear My son was thrilled to be able to share Gutzy Gear with his entire second grade class. Because the class is so large, we had the kids play a few games to earn patches, and when they all had two, they got to...
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Fun Las Vegas Christmas Activity!

So many lights and so little time! Glittering Lights is guaranteed to get you in the holiday spirit. Pile the entire family in the car and prepare to be amazed. Think light tunnels, giant candy canes and Santa up close and personal. What a great...
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Childs Dream Christmas Giveaway

My son wants all of these products and then some. I know some kid will have a very Merry Christmas!! Hosted by: Mom Blog Society Co-Hosted by: A Medic’s World | Carrie’s Rambles | My Vegan Gluten Free Life | Stay a Stay at Home...
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Kelly Kits – Fun for the whole family :)

Kelly Kits encourage art play using a wide variety of creative tools & materials beyond what coloring books can offer. The Original Kelly Kit comes complete with one set of five unique activities that cover the five art disciplines: painting, drawing, sculpting, printmaking, & collage....
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*Ended Win a Nook Color!

Welcome to the Nook Color 8GB Giveaway! BuyDig has teamed up with Kate n’ Kaboodle and co-hosts News Wahl and Colleen’s Book Nook to bring you this wonderful Back to School giveaway! This fabulous giveaway includes a 8GB Nook Color and a $25 Barnes &...
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*Ended Win Perplexus 3D Maze

This Giveaway is done by SaraLee’s Deals Steals & Giveaways I had the joy of reviewing the Perplexus Original 3D maze and you can see my review here. The people with the Perplexus Original 3D maze liked my review and are letting me do a...
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*Ended Win Zoobies Blanket Pet

This Giveaway is done by SaraLee’s Deals Steals & Giveaways Bubba the Black Bear From the virgin forests of North America comes Bubba the Black Bear™. This cuddly, adorable Blanket Pet™ is the perfect teddy bear for any child. Bound to become your child’s best...
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Free Blogger Opportunity

Young Mom’s Deals just hit 11k Facebook fans and to celebrate, they have teamed up with several sponsors to host a massive giveaway! This is being hosted by Young Mom’s Deals and a variety of sponsors. Prizes include: -Mohawk Rug ($150 value) -SodaStream Machine ($100...
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Blogger Opportunity

Diamond Candles are really hot these days and you can see the great reception it’s getting from all the reviews and giveaways on the web! And why not? You can get a ring worth $10 to $5,000 with every candle! And of course, the Kindle Fire...
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Hello Diamonds and Avon Giveaway Opportunity!

We are looking for {20 Bloggers To Help Promote} “Hello Diamonds And Avon Giveaway” For Helping To Promote You will Receive a Facebook Link  Referrals can Win A Banner Ad On 3 Blogs Your participation in the event will help you with your social media reach...
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Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz is a national company that teaches children pre-k to high school through legos and duplos. They offer summer camps, school programs, birthday parties and more. My husband is working there this summer, and I think I was just hired as a social...
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Brave

I was super excited to get to see a pre-screening of Brave last night with my family. I love British and Scottish accents, and am a die hard Disney fan. We were all tired, but the movie was engaging and captivating and much more than...
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Bringing In Summer Giveaway Hop Winner

Congratulations to Jamie Lee who won the filled Mary Kay compact. I used a random number generator to pick the winner. Thank you to all who entered. Stay tuned to this blog for more giveaways and offers starting in July. I have to switch to...
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Criticism

Yesterday I received a rating of my blogs from one of the groups I am affiliated with. I was at the bottom of their tier. At first I was a little stressed and worried about that. Then I realized something crucial. I have only been...
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*Ended Personalized Book Offer

We’re celebrating June at YourNovel.com with these specials for you, our special customers, for these special occasions. A special code for you to use is at the end.   1) June is Wedding Season –  Put the bride and groom in their own romance novel    A...
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*Ended Piczzle Picture Puzzle Service Review and Giveaway

Note Until Rafflecopter is working on this site, all giveaways will be hosted at my other blog. GO here to enter: http://msstolemybrain.com/?p=119 This Review & Giveaway is done by SaraLee’s Deals Steals & Giveaways Product Description Piczzle Picture Puzzle service is an Internet-based retailing and manufacturing...
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Review and Giveaway – Writers on the Edge

This Review & Giveaway  is done by SaraLee’s Deals Steals & Giveaways Book Description: Writers On The Edge offers a range of essays, memoirs and poetry written by major contemporary authors who bring fresh insight into the dark world of addiction, from drugs and alcohol,...
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Brave

I scored tickets to the preview of Disney Pixar‘s Brave for me and my family, and I’m super excited. I can’t wait to tell you about it, but I promise not to give it away. In anticipation of the fun, here are some recipes to...
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Memorial Day

We are having a nice quite memorial day. My son and husband went fossil hunting and found some great fossils off the beaten path. We turn them in to the Springs Preservehttp://www.springspreserve.org. They have an amazing nature exchange. My son brings in pine cones, and...
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Team Mommies

Mommies Point of View found at https://www.teammommiespr.com is my new blogging network. I am thrilled to be part of their group, and amazed at their professionalism. Busy Brandi just did an amazing logo, banner and other features for the blog Mommies Point of View. She did...
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Free manicure pedicure kit.

Check out this free offer on facebook, and get your nails ready for summer sandals. Go here Check out this free offer on facebook, and get your nails ready for summer sandals. Go here https://www.facebook.com/pages/United-Foam/154708741327039?sk=app_190322544333196  to get your free sample. to get your free sample.
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Helping Boys Read

My son loves to read, and is at the top of his first grade class. I would estimate that he is reading at a 3rd or 4th grade level. He has accomplished this stunning feat this year, thanks to good teachers, and some careful strategies...
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Mom’s Meet Ambassador

I am a new Mom’s Meet Ambassador. It is a great excuse to get together with other mom friends, and we get to try new products. I also joined Martha Stewart Living‘s community and applied to be a blogger with them, and joined Chiquita mom’s....
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Mother’s Day

Today was a wonderful day. I got breakfast in bed, mini roses, and chocolate. What’s not to love. My husband dealt with the rowdy 7-year-old, who we forgot to give his ADHD meds to, and I slept a wonderful sleep where I saved the community...
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Avengers!

I had the rare and amazing opportunity to see Avengers on its’ preview night, in IMAX 3D. It was amazing, and I talked about it so much, I made my family irritated. Then they went, and now they can’t stop talking about it. We loved...
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