The Ultimate Lego Organizer

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My mother-in-law saved all of my husband's Legos from when he was little.  I mean seriously--entire, complete sets preserved for the last 20 years.  That's some serious care.  All the Legos from my house growing up are missing tons of pieces and my mom probably threw the rest out.  Anyway, so one day she pulled them all out for my 5-year-old son to start building with.  They would spend hours building Legos together.  And she started to sort … [Read more...]

Toy Review: VTech Switch N Go Dinos

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of VTechKids for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.   We are moving in one week and it's 112 degrees outside.  Translation= VERY bored kids!  They were all excited to help me pack at first but after the 20th box, the novelty is wearing off.  That's why I couldn't be more happy to receive the Vtech Switch N Go Dinos in the mail!  I don't normally review toys but these ones were really … [Read more...]

Birth Stats Scoreboard with Sew Dang Cute!

Hello all you Honeybear Lane folks! I’m Tam from Sew Dang Cute Crafts. If you visit my site, you will find tutorials and projects that are mostly DIY and sewing. I’ve been remodeling/redecorating my house, so most of my projects have been related to that, but I do venture out in other areas – like paper crafting. Pretty much I just love to create! I am thrilled to be here with you today while Heidi takes some well-deserved time off to … [Read more...]

A Boy and His Train

Enter Lella Boutique Pillow and Runner Giveaway Here!********I spend a good deal of time every day building train tracks. What is it about little boys and trains?Pure fascination.All. Day. Long.  He can pick out trains from the farthest distance. He can sing the Thomas theme song by heart.  And I can too now. Does your little boy love trains?Bonus points if you can name the train he's playing with!! :) … [Read more...]

Music & Lyrics: Great Gift Idea for a Boy!

If you are related to me STOP READING RIGHT NOW!!!  Especially if your name is Tyler.   I'm not kidding!Whew, okay.  Now that that's out of the way, onto our regularly scheduled programming.  Do you have little brothers or teenage sons?  I have a little brother.  And I'm from a large family.  So we rotate through family members each year for our Christmas gift-giving.  We used to draw names but it got … [Read more...]

Boys, Boys, Boys

Isn't this the sweetest face?!I have two boys.  I make a lot of boy stuff, especially for my newest one.  But I make a lot of girl stuff too...and who wears it?  I have friends and sisters with girls.  Unfortunately my boys still have to be my models from time to time!  (Shh...Don't tell them!)  Am I the only one guilty of doing this? … [Read more...]

Haircut or Hack Job?

*****Sign up for the Apron Skirt Giveaway!!! Six days left!!!*****Click Here to EnterApron Skirt Giveaway----------------------------------------------So I have a son, as you know. And his hair grows like a weed! He did not inherit that from me. He got my thin hair and my husband's fast-growing abilities. So believe it or not, his last haircut was only in November and this is how long it was:It was driving us all crazy so we buzzed it. Can … [Read more...]