Archive for January, 2012

Stuffed Sugar-Free Valentine’s Gifts for Kids

Are you dreading February 14th? Sugars and sweets running your children up the wall and the sugar crash have you worried? Rather than stuff your kid’s baskets with big chocolate hearts, fill it with stuffed animals! Not only will they have a much lower sugar count, but these gifts will last longer than a day. Our top Valentine’s picks for kids? Valentine’s Day gift are:

My Pillow PetsMy Pillow Pets
Any of the cuddly, multipurpose stuffed animals would make a great gift for kids, but of course we have our favorites! The My Pillow Pet Love Dog is a cute and fluffy friend that will make a great addition to kids? Valentine’s baskets. The heart spotted ears and bright red color is a delightful compliment to the colors of Valentine’s Day as well! The My Pillow Pet Love Cat will satisfy the cat lovers in your family as well.

Precious Moments Love You Figurines
These delicate figurines are a great gift for young girls who value the responsibility and joys of beautiful figurines like the Precious Moments Love You figurines. There are plenty of figurines to choose from, but a unique gift may be the Precious Moment’s Disney Ariel: Oceans of Love for You figurine.

However you spend the day, with stuffed bellies or stuffed animals, make it a fun Valentine’s Day, one that is special for kids and for you!


New Year’s Resolution for Fewer Annoying Habits and more Annoying Monsters

Did you pester, bother or aggravate people last year? Now is the time to make a fresh start and clean up your act. After all, when you act kind you make a great example for kids! They look up to you, so try to follow through with your New Year’s resolution so they do as well. One way to help kids kick their annoying habits is to introduce them to their own Annoying Monsters!

annoying monsters

Think it’s crazy? Here are five reasons you’ll want Annoying Monsters in your house for 2012.

  1. If the kids feel like being irritating ? they can do so with Irritating Ethel!
  2. Aggravating Alfred will give your kid a taste of their own fun by being loud and obnoxious.
  3. If your kids need a friend to play with ? the Infuriating Igor will not only make a cute and cuddly friend, he’ll also talk back! That Igor will repeat everything your kid says – but in a squeaky voice.
  4. Is your child a tickler? Let your children tickle attach the Annoying Monster Boris instead of everyone else. Leaving you free to clean up and finish tasks.
  5. FFFFTTTTT. PFFFFFTTT. It may be funny for your kid to make noises, but at least when Annoying Monster Percy makes them – it won’t smell!

For serious fun, start 2012 off with picking out your most annoying traits and getting rid of them! Let the Annoying Monsters be terrible, while you and the kids behave.