Convert Your Driveway Into a Roller Skating Rink!

I love raising my family in the same town as where I grew up. One of the benefits is sharing places that hold a special place in my heart from my youth. With that said, I don’t think there is another place in the area that bring more childhood memories than roller skating at UnitedContinue reading “Convert Your Driveway Into a Roller Skating Rink!”

Summering In Place: How to Make Your Backyard A Wicked Cool Summer Cocoon.

As we continue to shelter-in-place because of Covid-19, everyone is trying to pack their backyard with as much summer fun as possible. We all have the common goal to keep our kids busy. With the schools now closed through the end of the year and camp a distant long shot, the time has come toContinue reading “Summering In Place: How to Make Your Backyard A Wicked Cool Summer Cocoon.”

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide!

Welcome to The Mint Chip Mama‘s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide!   It’s that time of year again, holiday shopping time! Here at The Mint Chip Mama (please follow my Blog, and Facebook, Pinterest & Instagram pages) we attend awesome events all year long so we can present new items to you that are pretty fetch.Continue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide!”

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide!

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide! It’s that time of year again! Let the fun begin to scramble and get it together for the holidays before all the cool toys sell out.  I’m sorry – I mean – it’s the most magical time of the year! Here at The Mint Chip Mama (Blog,Continue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide!”

Play Monster’s Super Spinner Swing & Super Duper Spinner Swing!

Our backyard is an extension of our home. It’s a place where I let my kids play, run free and go wild. When we moved to the suburbs from the city I was the most excited for my backyard. Pretty much four years later – I still get a thrill knowing it’s all mine (andContinue reading “Play Monster’s Super Spinner Swing & Super Duper Spinner Swing!”

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide!

#holidaygiftguide #mtholiday Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner? Thanksgiving is creeping up quickly and before we know it snow will be falling and presents will be everywhere! I put a lot of time and love into my blog posts and Facebook page (where I post something fun daily). So many placesContinue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide!”

Dear John (Deere): For Your Budding Little Landscape Architect!

@Tomy_Toy I have the quintessential little boy. Trucks, trains, fire trucks, police cars, construction “vehicles”, tractors, boats, wheels, dirt. All rolled into a smiling three and a half year old. Last year, on a day when we had nothing scheduled, I brought him to a John Deere store to simply look around. He was inContinue reading “Dear John (Deere): For Your Budding Little Landscape Architect!”

She Said, Shut Up and Play with Me

  Facebook Twitter #PlayPledge #GeniusOfPlay As an only child I always longed for someone who wanted to play with me. It didn’t help that the games of the time were I’m Telling and Double Dare – both sibling games. As they sat on my shelf collecting dust, I realized two player games were just not inContinue reading “She Said, Shut Up and Play with Me”

You Are the Sunscreen of My Life, Yeah

Babyganics Facebook Twitter These days one seems to need a PhD to navigate the baby and child bath and “beauty” product aisle. We try to fill our bellies with healthy food while making these monkeys and then we try to fill their bodies with healthy food once they’re on the outside. It seems only natural toContinue reading “You Are the Sunscreen of My Life, Yeah”

Will You Still Bug Meeee, Tomorrow…

@GuardianRepels Facebook Twitter I don’t like bugs. I won’t kill them because I’m nuts, but I don’t like them. I equally don’t like bug spray. Not the chemicals, not the feel, not the spray, not the smell, not how I – despite my best efforts – get it in my mouth EVERY time, nothing aboutContinue reading “Will You Still Bug Meeee, Tomorrow…”

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