The Perils of Picking the Perfect Preschool

  As a mom of a 6 and 3 year old, I have “been around the block” when it comes to choosing the perfect preschool. The experience has been enlightening, terrifying, rewarding and sometimes awkward all at the same time.  Think of picking your child’s preschool much like you would a new relationship. Take caution […]

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March for Babies Walk-guest post by Rebecca Willard

  The March of Dimes is an organization near and dear to my heart. Not only did I give birth to a premature baby, but I was also a premature baby myself. My younger brothers, Christopher and Charles, were also born prematurely – Christopher passed away shortly after birth, but Charles survived after spending months […]

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Little PNuts Review

Little PNuts is a quarterly subscription box full of happiness for your little one. They pride themselves in sending eco friendly, high quality toys right to your doorstep. Browsing around their website gives you a glimpse of the quality of toys they send out. The box we received for Roxie was perfect. They take their […]

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Everfan custom superhero cape **Giveaway**

If you have little ones (or even if you yourself) dream of being a superhero you will not want to miss out on this weeks giveaway! Everfan and their superhero team make custom, collegiate and whimsical capes for you or your kiddo to take on your arch enemies. They have several styles available for boys and girls alike […]

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Great Play of Chandler Grand Re-Opening

Have you had the chance to visit Great Play of Chandler yet located on Ray and the 101?  Today they celebrated their grand re-opening and until Wednesday, April 16th will be having some fun FREE trial classes! They have offered a SWEET  deal for East Valley Mom’s Blog Readers.  Great Play will waive their annual $39 Membership […]

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Party at the Pavilion: Eastmark Great Park-Saturday, May 3, 2014

As the weather heats up, why not celebrate the last temperate days of spring with a free outdoor concert and fun family activities?  On Saturday May 3, Eastmark, a new community in Mesa near Phoenix-Mesa-Gateway airport, is celebrating the opening of the community’s new event pavilion with an all-day, free, outdoor music concert. The new […]

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Makes perfect scents…

Custom perfume is coming to the east valley…custom? Yes, that’s right, custom! And for less than you would find at a department store! I had the pleasure of meeting Dana knees this month at 20 Lounge in Scottsdale. She was visiting AZ to introduce her new company, Pastiche. pas·tiche noun \pas-ˈtēsh, päs-\ : a piece […]

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Make It Monday- Burlap Bunny Banner

I love having a mantle over our fireplace. It is a great place for holiday decorations, and most of the time my baby can’t reach them (YAY). This spring I decided to try to make a fun burlap banner to hang from the mantle. Here is what you will need: -burlap -acrylic paint -ribbon -poms […]

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Park Playdate @ Mesa Riverview Park

We are hosting our April playgroup playdate at Mesa Riverview Park. This new park is perfect for kids of all ages. Clean and spacious with activities and equipment that include: Urban Fishing Lake Spray ground with multiple water features Playground extraordinaire including: 50 foot tall Genesis climbing tower 60 foot long caterpillare mesh rope climbing […]

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Harkins Theatres PlayCenter

I love going to the movies!  In the theatre, sitting in the dark next to strangers, and eating popcorn that no matter how hard you try, you will never be able to recreate at home.  For me, watching a movie in a movie theatre on the big screen is how it should be watched.  But, […]

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