How to Make Espresso or a Latte with a Bialetti Moka Pot


Before I met my Cuban husband, I drank orange juice in the morning. I loved cold orange juice a little too much probably. I still love OJ, but one of my favorite morning wake up drinks is now café con leche (translation is coffee with milk). I say “coffee” but it is actually espresso with […]

Ladybug Costume: Where to Buy and How to Make a Ladybug Costume


  Last year my daughter was a Ladybug Ballerina for Halloween. It’s very similar to the Bumblebee tutu costume. There seems to be a movement of Halloween costumes involving full tutus, wings, and cute accessories whether it be a ladybug, bumblebee, princess, cat, or whatever adorable costume. The ladybug costume is perfect for girls or […]

Whirlpool Duet Washer and Dryer Review

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  This is my personal review of the Whirlpool Duet Washer and Dryer. If you want all the technical specs, I recommend you review the specs on Amazon because I don’t understand enough to explain. Update: August 2013 We have had the Whirlpool Duet washer and dryer for a over a year now. We have had no […]

Teething Necklace, Sophie the Giraffe, Baby Teethers, Remedy Reviews


My son has the worst teething of all three children. I have tried several teething remedies. Today I thought I review items that I found to at least provide some temporary relief! Sophie the Giraffe First, I want to talk about Sophie the Giraffe. I previously reviewed Vulli Sophie the Giraffe Teether with my daughter. To […]

Barbie Dream House Review


  Love Barbies? Check out the Barbie Pink 3-Story Dream Townhouse. It is very popular on Amazon and has great reviews. Here are the details: The Barbie Dream Townhouse is every little girl’s dream come true. She will love how gorgeous this dollhouse is! The Barbie Pink 3 Story Dream Townhouse made by Mattel is recommended for […]

Hungry Hungry Hippos Game Review


Last year we purchased the Hungry Hungry Hippos game. In my mission to review Christmas toys, I thought I review this classic toy along with 2 videos and pics. I feel some of the reviews on Amazon are harsh, so I wanted to help you make up your mind about this toy. It’s a classic! […]

Sophie the Giraffe Review


I purchased Sophie the Giraffe when my daughter was 9 months old. I purchased a coupon through Eversave that brought the normal price of Sophie from 20 something dollars to less than $10. I was thrilled to find her at such a great price because I thought I found the toy that would save my […]

Fisher Price Monkey Bouncer Review: Lights and Vibrates


Recently, I purchased the Fisher-Price Deluxe Monkey Bouncer for my 1 month old baby. I chose this bouncer in particular because I wanted a bouncer with lights. We use to own the Fisher-Price Rainforest Bouncer, which also has lights. Unfortunately that bouncer broke during a move. To be different, we went with the monkey bouncer […]