Monday, July 25, 2016

It's Time For Show Off Tuesday...Link Up Those #Giveaways and #Reviews

Hey there! If you have giveaways or reviews that you need to have seen, then this is the place. My pal, Xmas Dolly and I have the biggest weekly link up around (or at least we think so). What are you waiting for? Link up and Show Off!

Saturday, July 23, 2016

National Association for Young Children & Bright Horizon's Parent Webinar Series

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Disclosure: I was apart of NAEYC for many years as an educator. I am happy to pass along this information on their behalf. ~M.M. aka Naila Moon 

FREE Parent Webinar onTuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 2:00pm, EST on “Quality Early Education: Choosing What’s Best for Your Child”. 

In this webinar we’ll provide you with tips on Finding the Best Child Care and Early Education Program.

To learn more, or to register, please visit: http://event.on24.com/wcc/r/1200984/0663655BC279A8A50771829E8A8CDCFA?partnerref=1701

Finding the best child care and early education program is a big decision, and with so many options out there, it can be hard for parents to choose. Join Bright Horizons and the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) for a guide through your choices and expert tips on what to look for in a quality early childhood education program so you can to select the right experience for your child.

To register for this webinar, please visit

http://event.on24.com/wcc/r/1200984/0663655BC279A8A50771829E8A8CDCFA?partnerref=1701


Friday, July 22, 2016

Pete's Dragon Coming To Theaters August 12...Family Activities Packet #Disney #movies




Pete's Dragon was a favorite when I was growing up and I am excited to see the remake coming out  into theatres everywhere on August 12th! Do you believe like I do?

Disney is now releasing some activities for your children. You can save them and print them out for a fun time for your kids. You will find them below. Enjoy!





Like PETE’S DRAGON on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DisneyPetesDragon
  
Follow PETE’S DRAGON on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/disneypetesdragon/  

Visit the official PETE’S DRAGON website here: http://movies.disney.com/petes-dragon-2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

Live Infinitely Resistance Loop Bands #Review #liveinfinitely




Not too long ago I received these Live Infinitely Resistance Loop Bands to review. Honestly, I was really excited because I was and am in major need of some sort of exercise.  It is often difficult for me because frankly, my body does not like me but, that is no excuse!

Even though it may not look like it at first glance, these bands are strong and really can give you a work out if used properly. Like weights they come in a variety of pounds ranging from light to extra-extra heavy.  Since I was going to use these for my legs (which hurt constantly with arthritis) and for my arms, I thought I should start with probably the lightest.


I was correct in that assumption and these bands helped me to stretch my legs with in due time, can only give me a better strength. I am sure that I will probably be able to move up at least the next level if I can manage to take more sincerity in working out.




Another nice feature of the bands is that it tells you right on the band what weight it is. This is great because then you do not have to have some manual to tell you what to use and you can switch quickly as needed.

These things are strong and durable. Looking above with my leg stretching, you can tell that I stretched that band and it could have gone a little further. Bottom line, it means they won't break with use. Win!

Finally, the entire set of bands come in a storage bag that will keep them all in one place for the next time I use them.

I like these resistance bands and hope to use them much more soon! I recommend getting a set for you too!

Disclosure: I received this product in exchange for my open and honest opinion. The views here are 100% my own and may differ from yours. ~Naila Moon


Enter the Bricks4Kidz #ImagineThis Photo Contest- #win $$ @bricks4kidzcorp


Disclosure: I am posting this on behalf of USFamily Guide and Bricks 4 Kidz.. I will receive a gift certificate in return for my post. ~M. aka Naila Moon

Post a Photo of Your GREATEST ORIGINAL LEGO CREATION For A Chance to Win $200 And Be Featured in A NATIONAL BRICKS 4 KIDZ ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN! 

Want to win? Here's how...Go to https://www.facebook.com/bricks4kidzcorp/app/577559595616814/ and Submit Your Photo. Encourage friends and family to VOTE FOR YOUR PHOTO. The person with the most votes wins!

The contest runs from July 11th to September 12th. The person with the most votes will receive a $200 cash prize and be featured in the 2017 Bricks 4 Kidz advertising campaign.


Second and third place winners will receive a $50 cash prize. Enter your Creation Today!


Friday, July 15, 2016

HOPDAY LED String Lights #Review #Totu #HOPDAY


I am a Christmas kind of gal. I love everything about it which of course means decorating. One of the things I love to do is string lights everywhere. However, I do not just like to have lights hanging only for the season but a set for all year long.

I recently received a set from HOPDAY that made me as happy as could be. This set is 33 foot long in one great big continuous strand. The set also came in white lights which I love. I strung them around my room immediately on receiving them.


It is hard to see in my photos but the lights are tiny and placed close together making for great interior illumination (borrowing a phrase from Clark Griswold). Since they are as long as they are, it almost went around my entire room.

The nice thing is I can tack them up straight or bend the wire which ever way I want. Although, I did both in my room due to corners and paintings hanging, it would have been kind of cool to maybe write my name on the wall.



Speaking of cool, this beautiful strand of lights do not get hot. I had them all day at the time I took these photos and not one single bulb got hot. Again, I love them!

Even though these plug in, a nice little bonus I got was about a foot long, battery operated set. They were the same lights but smaller version. I twisted those in a plant for a nice little punch of color.

You cannot go wrong with these and I certainly recommend them whether you decorate just for Christmas or all year long.

Disclosure: I purchased a set of these lights with a huge discount from the company. The views expressed here are 100% my own and may differ from yours. ~Naila Moon