Readers Circle with Chelsea: Board Books Favorites February 2017! #boardbooks


Here are a couple suggestions of some of our favorite board books that we have been reading recently. We really enjoy these little books and are excited to add these titles to our library. Chelsea and I really love these little stories and can’t wait to read more books by this author.  Continue reading

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Oddball DVD Giveaway Ending March 18th, 2017! #OddBall #BasedOnTrueStory #Giveaway

Chelsea and I truly love learning about new movies that are available throughout the world. Stories about animals and especially Based on True Stories.

Oddball is based on the true story of an eccentric chicken farmer, who with the help of his granddaughter, trains his mischievous dog Oddball to protect a penguin sanctuary from fox attacks in an attempt to reunite his family and save their seaside town. Continue reading

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Sharing About our Favorite Pastimes: Reborn Baby Dolls! #Reborn #BabyDolls #Imagination #Imagine

Growing up I always loving baby dolls. I actually still have several of the dolls I had from my childhood. I have shared the love of baby dolls with my daughter and more so recently. We found some Vloggers on YouTube that share about their reborn and lifelike baby dolls and let me say oops because my daughter now just adores those baby dolls. 16708752_1276393019122176_5205219469496965696_nWe of course are a low income family and we really can’t afford to buy those baby dolls and any of the different ones available. Continue reading

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Food on the Brain… Top Brain Boosters to Add and Brain Drainers to Drop From Your Shopping List!

The foods you have in your pantry and fridge may be helping or hindering your brain. Dr. Christopher Calapai DO, a New York City Osteopathic Physician board certified in family and anti-aging medicine explains that the foods we choose have a lot to do with how sharp, attentive, alert, focused and happy we feel after they are consumed. Certain foods may taste great have additives in them that literally cloud our brains and leave us sluggish and dull headed. The opposite is also true. We can eat certain foods and feel a charge of mental energy and focus. We spoke to Dr. Calapai and got a quick list of foods that boost and drain the brain. Which ones will you add and remove from your shopping list? Continue reading

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Founding Fathers Coffee Giveaway Ends 3/11/17! #CoffeeLovers #CoffeeGiveaway

Founding Fathers Coffee is now available at, all Military Exchanges and select retail stores throughout the United States. Using 100% Arabica coffee, Founding Fathers Coffee offers five different roasts; Morning Blend, Donut Shop, French Roast, Colombian and French Vanilla. The coffee will be available in single serve cups (K-cups) and ground. Also available in USDA Organic, Fair Trade and Rainforest.  Continue reading

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Adventures with Coley & Chelsea: Our Valentine’s Day! #HappyValentinesDay #GreatDay #ValentinesDay

Chelsea and I really had a good day for the most part. Chelsea had to go to the urgent care yesterday afternoon because of an ear ache and when we came home. She is now recovering from an ear infection. I am glad we caught it in the early stages so that she is starting to feel better already.  Continue reading

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Reading Circle With Chelsea: Toddler Favorites for February! #LittleGrovers #Counting #Shapes #Colors

Chelsea and I tend to pick books that help her learn different lessons such as her colors, shapes, counting, the alphabet, science experiments, etc. We really love to see the perspective of different authors and how they teach about the different subjects. Some of them are more entertaining than others. We have several books that teach about the alphabet, colors and shapes. Continue reading

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Adventures With Coley & Chelsea: Finding Places To Go Without Spending a Fortune! #PokemonGo #Parks #MommyDaughterTime

Chelsea and I have been making it a point to have a bit of fun even when we are just out running errands. I have been trying to exercise more. I need to lose weight and get healthy again. We have been stopping at the park sometimes before, in between or after our errands. We always like to make the day a fun day. Continue reading

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