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HEXBUG Nano V2s Visit the Girl Scouts

HEXBUG Nano V2s Visit the Girl Scouts

You may remember way back in February where I told you a bit about HEXBUG Nano V2, the little HEXBUGs that can climb. They are now readily available online and in stores like Target. Recently Innovation First, the company behind the HEXBUG phenomenon, offered us a home party kit to share with some friends. We… [more]

HEXBUG Nano Zip Line Review (Video)

The HEXBUG Nano Zip Line Starter Set has been sought-after for quite some time. I got my first peek at Time to Play last fall, but you couldn’t buy it anywhere. Now this gem is available on the HEXBUG website. It retails for $24.99. I did a video review of the HEXBUG Zip Line so… [more]

Halloween HEXBUGs Crash Our Boston Bruins Birthday Party!

Halloween HEXBUGs Crash Our Boston Bruins Birthday Party!

As Halloween approaches, it’s time for some creepy crawly fun. We had the chance to host a HEXBUG Halloween party this past weekend. We wove it into a Boston Bruins celebration for Bug and Big Guy’s birthdays, but the HEXBUG Nanos definitely had a starring role with the kids. We had some new glow-in the… [more]

HEXBUG Nanos Get Extreme with Construct and Zipline

HEXBUG Nanos Get Extreme with Construct and Zipline

3/4/2012 Check out my full video review of HEXBUG Nano Zipline 12/18 Edited to add: Good news HEXBUG Nano Zipline is now available on the HEXBUG site and on QVC! We’ve been long-time fans of HEXBUG Nanos. The small, vibrating robotic “bugs” are mesmerizing and fun. But until now, we’ve spent a lot of time… [more]

The Carnegie Science Center Drama, Girl Scouts, and Girls in STEM

The Carnegie Science Center Drama, Girl Scouts, and Girls in STEM

Last week, there was a big brouhaha over a sign at the Carnegie Science Center that listed their scouting classes. After listing nine STEM-tastic activities for the boys (chemistry, engineering, astronomy, robotics), they list one class for the girls. And it’s called “Science with a Sparkle,” focusing on the science behind health and beauty products.… [more]

2012 Holiday Gift Guide–Gifts for Kids

Some of our favorite things… Magazines Magazines are a great gift for kids who have everything and for gift-givers who don’t live nearby. There are so many options out there, it’s easy to find just the right magazine to match the kid on your list. Here are some of our favorites: Ask Magazine Do you… [more]

Polenta Traffic Light Treats with Country Crock

Polenta Traffic Light Treats with Country Crock

This post is sponsored by Country Crock. I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls Collective, and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own. It’s no secret among my friends that I love entertaining. I enjoy getting together with friends and family, and I like being a host.… [more]