If you were asked to come up with a list of the most important events, inventions, people, or discoveries in the past 100 or 1,000 years, what would you choose? Are they all moments in history that you want your kids to know about?  The editors of TIME For Kids did just that for the new Big Book of When, the newest release from Time Home Entertainment Inc.’s hugely successful Big Book Series. Big Book of When is, available at timeforkids.com/bigbookofwhen and at retailers nationwide. Big Book of When is a riveting new resource for younger curious readers. The engaging and instructive book presents kids with answers to the...
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I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Shire. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.  www.momcentralconsulting.com     The relationship that exists between mothers and daughters is unlike any other. It has many unique moments, memories, and yes, even challenges along the way. The relationship dynamic can be even trickier when your daughter is in those tween-age years. What can be even more difficult is when some people dismiss certain behaviors as “typical tween girl behavior” when those behaviors can be symptoms of something more serious. Research suggests that girls are...
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We recently had our friends come for a week-long vacation.  We have three small kids and our friends have six kids.  Between the two families, we had children ranging in age from 3 months to 16 years old.  With the four adults, there were 13 of us looking for ways to spend our time without spending a lot of money.  We asked The Mommy Nest Facebook followers for some suggestions and we received lots of great tips. Here are some of the activities that we tried out: Free movie nights at Norton Commons – Norton Commons is hosting a series of...
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The Geoma Tree by Shelly Penn is a cute book for preschoolers about the different shapes.  It has simple illustrations and wording that review the basic shapes and how many sides different shapes have as well as their names.  My four year old son, knows most of his shapes but still thought the book was cute and enjoyed reading it together.  My 15 month old daughter who is just beginning the journey of learning likes everything that has bright colors and shapes.  She enjoys the simple concepts of learning to turn pages and pointing to objects.  As a mom, simple...
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Do you know a Father who is a wine lover?  This would make the perfect Father's Day gift!   VineLuxe is perfect for parties! Enjoying a delicious glass of wine at home! Makes every glass of wine taste better! Makes a great gift! Fun to use! Great fun to use for wine tastings! 100% Satisfaction GUARANTEE. The VineLuxe wine aerator has a 3 step aeration process that makes each glass of wine you pour go through 3 separate aeration filters that introduce even more oxygen to the wine as well as filtering out any sediment to give the best tasting wine...
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