• Local Adventures: Discovering Hidden Gems in Your Town

    Are you ready to explore the unseen corners and hidden treasures right in your backyard? Embarking on local adventures can be an exciting way to discover new sights and experiences without the need for extensive travel. In this blog, we’ll guide you through planning your adventure, capturing those priceless moments, and making the most of every new discovery. Planning Your Local Adventure The first step to any great adventure is planning. Start by making a list of places in your town you’ve yet to explore or areas that are renowned for their beauty or historical significance but have somehow escaped your notice. Whether it’s a scenic park, an old museum,…

  • Winning Moves Games #Giveaway

    Since I started blogging wayyyyyyyyyyyyy back when, one of my favorite companies to work with was Winning Moves Games. Over the years I have been spoiled with so many amazing games to review. Winning Moves Games has TONS and MORE of games for adults and kids. There are puzzles and Rubik cubes as well.  What else would you expect from a company that is celebrating 25 YEARS!!! Remember this one called Nibbled? Alice and I played that one SO MANY TIMES! (How cute is THIS KID?!)  Crocodile Dentist is STILL a favorite and makes me jump every. single. time. I snapped this picture of Alice when the Crocodile ‘bit’ her.…

  • How to Reduce Screentime and Reclaim Family Time

    Image Pixabay CC0 License Tearing the kids away from their phones and video games is no easy task. If your home has turned into a battleground filled with arguments about screentime, then maybe it’s time to take a different approach. Now is the time to reclaim family time without distractions, but the big question is how to do this. One sure-fire way to separate the kids from their tech is to get them outside and active in the fresh air.  Getting the kids outside on an adventure is an excellent way to enjoy quality time as a family. Adventurous family days out provide the perfect opportunity to reconnect with each…

  • Surviving Your Family Vacation

    Your family vacation is something to look forward to – you deserve to get away after all of your hard work. But like anything else that requires planning, organization, and everyone getting along, family vacations can be stressful. To avoid the tears and tantrums on your vacation and ensure you all have a great time, take a look at these survival tips and enjoy your best family vacation yet. Image Credit: Unsplash under Creative Commons Think about what’s gone wrong before If the same things ending up going wrong year after year, it’s time to make some serious changes to how you vacation. Think about where things have been difficult…

  • Nibbled! New Game From Winning Moves Games!! GIVEAWAY!!!

    Update time!!! The awesome folks over at Winning Moves Games are giving a Nibbled game to give to one very lucky Peanut Butter and Whine follower!!! It’s game time!! Alice and I have one FUNNY and FUN game to share today. Nibbled. This has to be one of the funniest, easiest games to play for ages 4 and up. Although the game is so easy I think that you could start with a 3-year-old. Nibbled is a new game from Winning Moves Games.  Nibbled is a game that requires no reading. Nibbled arrives with a deck of 52 cards, 16 plastic clip on fish. There is also a sheet of eye stickers to…

  • Lego Nexo Knights Season One DVD Review/Giveaway

    This Giveaway Is Closed Check the sidebar at the right for my $50 Your Way Giveaway. “Warner Bros. Home Entertainment provided me with a free copy of the DVD I reviewed in this Blog Post. The opinions I share are my own.” Lego Nexo Knights Season One DVD Review/Giveaway Hosted BY: Holiday Contest and Sweeps Presents The LEGO Nexo Knights Season One DVD Review/Giveaway 2 – Winners Holiday Contest and Sweeps is pleased to bring you another Warner Bros. Home Entertainment New Release DVD, LEGO, NEXO Knights, Season One Giveaway. Two lucky winners will each receive their very own copy of this DVD The season opens at our Nexo Knight’s…

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    How to Know it’s Time for You to Take a Break and Go on Vacation!!

    It’s easy to get caught up with life and forget to take a break. With work hours getting longer, the kids having summer activities to participate in, and the chores adding up at home, it’s sometimes next to impossible to find time to go somewhere and relax. In fact, you probably would feel guilty if you were to take off and enjoy some alone time, or travel with your significant other. Why would you leave on a trip when there’s so much to do around the house? Plus, the kids will be starting school in just a little over a month – how are you going to find time to…