Archives for November 2012

Holiday gift idea from Laura Mercier

As you plan your holiday gift guides, how about adding a gift that gives back – the Laura Mercier Bonne Mine Healthy Glow for Face & Cheeks Crème Colour Palette ($48). [Read more…]

‘Life of Pi’ a Great Story of Hope and Determination KIDS FIRST! Coming Attractions

The raves that are greeting Life of Pi are nothing new for the multiple award-winning director Ang Lee, but part of the credit also goes to advances in technology that enable the film’s special effects. Check out KIDS FIRST! critic, Morgan Bertsch’s coverage from the Red Carpet where she interviews Mr. Lee as well as other cast and crew.  [Read more…]

CHILL this Holiday Season! Winter Wonderland at the Long Beach Queen Mary! Holiday Giveaway Opportunity!

The holiday season is here! Looking for something fun to do with the family? My family had the opportunity to attend Media Night last week at Queen Mary’s CHILL event. This really is something you should not miss! Living in Southern California, it’s not like we can go out and play in the snow. It’s sunny here more than anything else! But, at CHILL, it really is like being in a Winter Wonderland. The ice sculptures are amazing!  [Read more…]

Children’s Christmas Music: Holiday Giveaway!

It’s starting to look like Christmas! And, we have our First Holiday Giveaway of this year! I received these two Christmas music CD’s from our friends at Music For Little People and we’ve been listening to them all afternoon! I think that our favorite is A Child’s Celebration of Christmas. It has songs by Stevie Wonder, The Beach Boys, Run DMC, Jackson Five and many more. Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without music! One winner will win both CDs!

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Make sure to leave us a comment below! Tell us your favorite Christmas song! Deadline to enter is November 30th, 2012 at 12 pm. One winner will randomly be selected from all entries!


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CONTEST SPONSORED BY
  Music for Little People Records

 

PRIZES / DESCRIPTIONS:

A Child’s Celebration of Christmas Music CD
Lift your family’s holiday spirit with this light-hearted, humorous collection of favorite Christmas songs sure to inspire another round of caroling. Share songs from your childhood. A great stocking stuffer for the whole family.
1. Everyone’s A Kid At Christmas Time – Stevie Wonder
2. Little Saint Nick – The Beach Boys
3. Frosty The Snowman – The Roches
4. Jingle Bells – Don Charles Presents The Singing Dogs
5. Takeover Before Christmas, The – Odds Bodkin
6. All I Want For Christmas – Spike Jones
7. Nothing But A Child – Robin Williams/Linda Williams
8. Arbolito – Tish Hinajosa (in English)
9. Behold That Star – Pete Seeger
10. Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer – Gene Autry & The Pinafores
11. Run Rudolph Run – Chuck Berry
12. I’m Gettin’ Nuttin’ For Christmas – Art Moony
13. Christmas In Hollis – Run DMC
14. Up On The Housetop – Jackson Five
Christmas Favorites CD
This collection was created especially for the little ones with a spirited chorus of children providing many of the vocals. This recording, ideal for ages 2-7, is an exceptional value with full acoustic arrangements of 13 of the most popular Christmas songs ever written. Great for family sing-alongs.
Up On The Housetop
Jingle Bells
Angels We Have Heard On High
Little Drummer Boy
Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
Mary Did You Know?Deck The Halls
12 Days Of Christmas
First Noel, The
Jolly Old St. Nicholas
What Child Is This
I Saw 3 Ships
Coventry Carol

 

Celestial Seasonings Holiday Teas Sugar Plum Spice, Nutcracker Sweet, Gingerbread Spice & Peppermint! Oh my!

Thanksgiving has ended and it’s already starting to look like the jolly Holiday season is here! As I write this, they are building a gigantic Christmas Tree here on base. I love this time of the year! I like drinking flavored coffees, hot cocoa and flavored teas as I sit by the fireplace. I am delighted that my favorite Tea brand, Celestial Seasonings has Holiday Teas! They sent me the following Holiday Teas and I still haven’t decided which one is my favorite!  [Read more…]

Cyber Monday (Nov. 26th) Deal from Nudo Italia.

 Our readers have been offered a free taste of Nudo’s new dark chocolate olive oil spreads.  All you have to do is enter the code with the purchase of a Nudo panettone ($25), the delicious Italian holiday cake.  These decadent chocolate spreads, available in lemon, mandarin, or chili, make perfect stocking stuffers and are amazing on everything from fruit to holiday sugar cookies.  We love a healthy dollop of mandarin dark chocolate spread on a slice of the fluffy panettone — a tasty dessert sure to wow your holiday guests. [Read more…]

Even The Aquarium Of The Pacific’s Animals Celebrate The Jolly Holidays RECEIVING HOLIDAY TREATS DECEMBER 1 – 2

See Santa Diver swim with sharks, witness snow fall at the Aquarium, and watch as penguins and sea otters savor flavorful surprises. [Read more…]

Pamper Me Fabulous 2012 Don't miss the events in 2013!

Did you make it to the Pamper Me Fabulous event this past month? If not, don’t worry! You can start planning for 2013! I know I am looking forward to attending next year!  [Read more…]