Sunday, April 12, 2015

2015 Mother’s Day Gift Guide, Dansko - Review/Giveaway


Dansko was created about more than twenty years ago.  Mandy Cabot and Peter Kjellerup believe that a simple pair of clogs changed their lives and others as well.  The clogs was mentioned friend to friends and the company was born.  The company is based in Pennsylvania.  They offer a complete line of footwear - sandals, flats, boots, heels, wedges, sneakers and many types of clogs.  


Dansko has so many footwear and hard to just choose one.   I finally picked their Helen Suede, in color grey/pink.  It was a great choice for me.  I'm a busy mom of three boys.  The color grey/pink can match with many different outfits. The quality of the sneaker is superb.  The Helen Suede sneaker is durable to last.  These are a wonderful pair of sneakers to treat myself for Mother's Day!  


The Helen Suede is available in colors Black Orchid Suede, Grey Pink Suede, Mocha Citrus Suede and Navy Aqua Suede.  The sneaker retails for $109.95.  They come in sizes (US) 5.5 - 12 and (EU) 36 - 42.   The sizes many vary depending online stores.  You can give these wonderful sneakers to a mom, as a gift for Mother's Day.  You can view and buy other footwear or Helen Suede sneakers visit Dansko.  

Description: 
  • Removable PU footbed with memory foam and built-in arch support.
  • Flexible Strobel construction and lightweight, shock - absorbing midsole.
  • Available in Scotchgard treated suede and mesh upper with coordinating laces.
  • The Scotchgard offers stain resistance.
  • Heel height is 1 inch.

Overview:

The Helen is a sporty sneaker offers comfort and support.  We recommend the Helen Suede sneaker and give a rating of five thumbs up. It's perfect for work, walks, exercising, jogging and looking good.  The Dankso Helen Suede came nicely packaged.  Inside the box, came a nice looking shoe box.  The pair of sneakers was placed in clear plastic bag. Dansko does nicely with customer satisfaction!

Dansko has offered to giveaway a Helen Suede sneaker to one of our readers.  The giveaway is open to US residents only and 18 + years of age. Enter the giveaway via Rafflecopter form below.
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Disclaimer: ReviewIt PR was not compensated for this post.  We received product samples in-exchange for this review. This is our personal experience using the product and is our own. We are disclosing this accordance with Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guide Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.

Friday, March 20, 2015

Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer Review and Giveaway



The Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer is stylish, modern and powerful.  I can make just about whatever, I desire.  I am always preparing different recipes for my family.  It's fun and always great for birthday's, holiday's or for anytime.  The Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer includes 3 attachments, flat beater, whisk, dough hook and instructions with recipes.  The stainless steel 3.5 quart bowl is easy to add ingredients, without holding the mixer.  It has a push button to pull up or down the stand mixer.  I can put the bowl in or out, add whichever attachments and ingredients.  I always have the ingredients prepared beforehand.  That way less time and mess.

Features:

  • Same mixing action as KitchenAid stand mixers
  • Mixing action gives complete bowl coverage
  • Powerful 300 Watt motor
  • Better mixing than 2-beater stand mixers
  • 3 attachments offer mixing versatility
  • 6 speeds and special fold setting
  • Stainless steel 3.5 quart bowl
  • Flat beater, dough hook & whisk are dishwasher safe
  • Mixing head spins as it rotates completely inside the bowl
  • Tilt-up head lifts out of the way for easy bowl access
  • Nonslip feet

Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe



Ingredients:

2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
1/2 cup gradulated sugar
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
2 large eggs
2 cups (about 12 ounces) mini semi-sweet chocolate chips




Directions:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  In a small bowl, whisk together the flour and baking soda and salt; set aside.  In the bowel of the stand mixer with the flat beater attachment, combine the butter with both sugars; beat on 3-5 speed; add vanilla and eggs.  Beat until well mixed, about 1 minute.  Add flour mixture; mix until just combined.  Add the chocolate chips and mixed; until combined.  Place in aluminum foil; cover and refrigerate for 1 hour.  


Drop heaping tablespoon- size balls of dough about 3-4 inches apart on baking sheet lined with parchment paper or spray cooking olive oil on baking sheet.

Bake until cookies are golden around the edges, but still soft in the center, 8 to 10 minutes. Remove from oven, and let cool on baking sheet 1-2 minutes.  Transfer to a plate or wire rack and let cool completely.  Store cookies in an airtight container at room temperature up to 1 week.  

We made the Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe for Mother's Day treat, anytime or your kids.  The cookies are soft and delicious.  You should try this recipe for yourself.  The Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer is great gift for Mother's Day and anytime!  It retails for $129.99, at http://www.hamiltonbeach.com

Design:

The Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer is outstanding in performance.  The sleek and awesome design has cutting edge action to accommodate your needs.  We give the Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer 5 thumbs up on presentation, style, mix action, quick food preparation and getting job well done.  

Hamilton Beach has offered to giveaway a Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer to one of the readers.  The giveaway is open to US residents only and 18 year and older.  Enter the giveaway via Rafflecopter below.  

Disclaimer:  ReviewIt PR was not compensated for this post.  We received product sample in-exchange for this review.  The sponsor is providing a product sample for the giveaway.  This is our experience using the product and is our own. We are disclosing this accordance with Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guide Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

PeapodMats Review and Giveaway


The PeapodMats was created to help parents and children through the oops moments.  The mats are for multi purpose use and all ages.  The mats can be used for the top of bedding mattress for accidents, protecting strollers, couches, car seats, changing mat, high chair liner and more.  The use of the mat is endless.


The PeapodMats is to be washed and dried before first use.  The mat is durable and thick. It has 3 layers that's super absorbent and waterproof.  The mat is nicely stitched and the quality is just superb!  The mat come in sizes (3x3), (3x5) and colors beau blue, pink promise, rebel red and tinman grey.  The mat retails for $49.99 - $59.99.


We've been using the mat under our son to change his diaper and after his bath.  We cover him up to keep him warm and dry.  The mat feels soft and PeapodMats logo is appealing to make you smile.  The mat is big and perfect size for any use.  We like the mat color tinman grey. It's great for boys, girls and adults.  

PeapodMats Design:

Top - cotton terry for comfort & stitched grid to prevent bunching

Middle - cushioning fibers to adsorb moisture

Bottom - coated and brushed to prevent leaking and to grip surfaces.

PeapodMats Description:

The PeapodMats is made of a towel like and grip squares on one side.  The bottom has a flat surface that feels like a strong material.  The mat is made thick for comfort and prevent leakage.  The grip surface helps with that.

Connect with PeapodMats for offers and more on Facebook and Twitter.  You can get mats for your child or yourself visit their website, http://www.peapodmats.com

PeapodMats has offered to giveaway a PeapodMats in (3x3), as your color choice for one of the readers.  The giveaway is open to US residents only and 18+ years of age.  Enter the giveaway via Rafflecopter form below.  
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Disclaimer:  ReviewIt PR was not compensated for this post.  We received product samples in-exchange for this review. This is our personal experience using the product and is our own. We are disclosing this accordance with Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guide Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.

Friday, February 27, 2015

Little Scholar Tablet Review and Giveaway


School Zone is a retail supply for at home learning materials for parents and teachers to help support children's with educational intruction.  The School Zone connects children with downloads, workshops flash cards and more.


The Little Scholar is an educational tablet to prepate kids for Pre-K through 1st grade. Kids can learn math, colors, words, reading, spelling and more.  Seeing our kids absorb learning in another way is great.  Kids should use a tablet not only for games.  It's important for our kids to progress in their learning skills.  David and Davian enjoy using the Little Scholar.  They both are learning and that's what matters.  

Little Scholar Includes:

  • 150 + Apps
  • Video Series
  • Interactive games
  • Songs
  • Story books
  • Reporting app tracks & guide progress
  • From School Zone, the experts in early education
  • No extra purchases, downloads or Wi-Fi needed
  • Activities
  • Playful Creativily
  • Gallery for your photos
  • Silly special effects
  • Front & back camera
  • School Zone Market password-protected parental controls
  • Bumber included
  • Covers 3 grade levels
  • Power adapter
  • Instruction booklet
Educational:

The Little Scholar is very educational and fun for kids.  A child would not complain using the tablet.  It's easy to use and let your child learn all the features and try different apps. Even if a child asks for help on an activity.  Their opening up to learning.  Just ask your child a few days later.  What your child has learned.  It's great to track a child's progress with their reporting app and tracks.  Help your child on a specific subject.  Can help them progress their learning skills.  

The Little Scholar retails for $169.99.  To view the Little Scholar for yourself or other products.  You can visit their website at www.schoolzone.com.  Stay connected with School Zone for product offers and more on Facebook and Twitter.

School Zone has offered to giveaway a Little Scholar tablet to one of our readers.  The giveaway is open to US residents only and 18 years and older.  Enter the giveaway via Rafflecopter form below.  

Disclaimer:  ReviewIt PR was not compensated for this post.  We received product samples in-exchange for this review. This is our personal experience using the product and is our own. We are disclosing this accordance with Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guide Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Our #DisneySide @HomeCelebration Party




The #DisneySide @HomeCelebration Party is a package filled with party decor, party accessories and more.  David's 7th birthday party was on January 31, on Saturday.  It was perfect to celebrate his birthday on his day.  David had a great theme Mickey Mouse with Spiderman.  That's what he wanted his birthday decor to be.  He had a blast with his friends.  


David chose the color for his cake to match Mickey Mouse and Spiderman.  The cake was delicious and Mickey Mouse and Spiderman came alive.  The #DisneySide party happened so fast.  The kids had hamburgers, hot dogs, candy, cookies, cake, pop corn , honey barbecue chips and soda.  


The #DisneySide package came with party bags.  We used the bags and prepared and fun music Mickey Mouse game.  Four kids had the chance to win Disney party prize bag.  They had fun passing a Mickey Mouse doll around in a circle and the last one left without Mickey Mouse won.  


We even had to show our little one enjoyed himself.  This was his first #DisneySide.  We're happy he was apart of his brother's party.

Our family was happy to be chosen to celebrate our #DisneySide. Thanks to all the sponsors Disney Parks, Wisk, HP, Snuggle, and MomSelect, Leanne Jabubowski, Jamie Langdon and Maria Bailey for choosing us to show our #DisneySide @HomeCelebration.  We received free products in order to host the #DisneySide @HomeCelebration.  All of our opinions are from an honest home party experience and fun.  Get more with us at http://www.reviewitpr.com/2015/02/our-disneyside-homecelebration-party.html