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2014 Holiday Gift Guide | Regnery Kids Books + #Giveaway #HGG

Disclosure: I received 3 Peanut books for feature from Regnery Kids. All opinions are my own.

Kenzie and Mason both love books so I am always delighted when the receive such as gifts. I once requested only books as gifts for Kenzie's 2nd birthday. She wasn't so appreciate at that time but mama knows best, as usual. Regnery Kids publishes fun and creative children's literature that take children on an adventure.


2014 Holiday Gift Guide | Lalaloopsy #HGG

Disclosure: I received a doll and oven for feature from Lalaloopsy. All opinions are my own.

Kenzie has just discovered Lalaloopsy from her friends at preschool and has wanted one ever since. She even managed to circle the entire Lalaloopsy page in the toy book for Santa to see. Yes, I told her I would send Santa the book with her wishlist. So imagine her surprise when she saw the Lalaloopsy Babies Diaper Surprise Peanut Big Top Doll after school.


2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Toobydoo + #Giveaway #HGG

Disclosure: I received two outfits for feature from Toobydoo. All opinions are my own.

Kids grow up so quickly and since I am always the one taking photos of them, guess who usually isn't in the shots? I am a huge fan of family photo shoots. That way my kids can remember me when I'm still young-ish. I love being a mini stylist and Toobydoo outfitted my kids in fashionable duds for Fall.


Philips Avent Penguin Sippy Cup | Available for a Limited time at Walmart

Disclosure: I received a penguin sippy cup for review from Philips Avent. All opinions are my own.

I was part of a panel to review and comment upon the design of a sippy cup from Philips Avent. Guess what? The product is now available for purchase and Mason received one to try out. How awesome is it that the prototype cup he tried to drink out of when I took it out of the box last year is now fully functional and drink worthy?


Microsoft Tablets from Walmart Starting at $99 + HUGE #Sweepstakes #MicrosoftHoliday #ad


Disclosure: Post sponsored by Lunchbox but all opinions are my own.

The holidays are quickly approaching and it's time to get shopping for everyone on your list. I recently had the pleasure of attending a Microsoft event where I had first hand experience playing with the goodies that are available for the holidays. I was impressed with the affordable tablets that are jam packed with fabulous features. 


Double the Impact with World Vision and Thirty-One Gifts on December 2, 2014 #GivingTuesday

Disclosure: I received a sample. All opinions are my own.

During the holidays it is important to think about others as well as your own. World Vision and Thirty-One Gifts will be holding their 3rd annual #GivingTuesday on December 2, 2014. For the first 3,100 donations made by phone (1-888-511-6588) or online (Worldvision.org) to World Vision on Giving Tuesday, Thirty-One Gifts will donate a Hope Kit tote filled with hygiene supplies to a woman or girl in need in the U.S.


Modern Holiday Photo Cards from @Minted

Disclosure: I will receive a gift card from minted. All opinions are my own.

Can you believe the holidays are just around the corner? We just took our family photos the other weekend and I received the previews recently. It's time to think about holiday photo cards to share with friends and family. Minted offers beautiful, luxe cards that are sure to bring joy to your recipients. Check out my top picks for this year.

2014 Holiday Gift Guide | Peaceable Kingdom + #Giveaway #HGG

Disclosure: I received a game and jean tats for feature from Peaceable Kingdom. All opinions are my own.

Peaceable Kingdom is a leader in cooperative games, stickers and greeting cards. My cousin has reviewed the cooperative games on my blog and I am excited to include them in my gift guide this year.

Diono Radian RXT Car Seat ($339) #Giveaway

The Diono Radian RXT is such a great car seat that can grow with your child. It's heavy duty and provides ultimate protection and comfort. If you have multiples, this is perfect since this is a narrow seat and you can fit 3 across! Enter to win one below.