The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Spider Vision Mask #Hasbro

September 10, 2014
Amazing Spider-Man 2 Spider Vision Mask Boys

Welcome to Life Without Pink! You can subscribe to me via RSS feed or find me at Facebook and Twitter. Thanks for visiting!Tweet Disclosure: Hasbro sent my boys this product for review. As always, all opinions are my own. Read Life Without Pink’s full disclosure here. I’ve had a few moms of all girls say that I’m lucky because their daughters do nothing but play dress up and change their outfits a million times a day. I always laugh and say, “Boys are no different!” Every day my boys are putting on a different mask, dressing up like their favorite superhero or villain, and running around the house acting out their superpowers. I’ve kept every costume they’ve ever owned…and believe me they squeeze into them. The […]

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LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham DLC Season Pass Announced

September 9, 2014
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Tweet Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment revealed today that LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham will be the first LEGO game with a season pass. The Season Pass will include 6 DLC packs each with a unique themed mission level with story and free play modes.  Players will be able to unlock a total of over 40 characters, vehicles, achievements and more.   The first three of the DLC packs will be available on November 11 and 3 more will be announced at a later date.  The Season Pass will be available for the PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3, and PC for a great price of $14.99.  Each pack can be purchased separately at $2.99/pack.    The Season Pass includes: The Dark Knight Pack (available 11/11/14) […]

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6 Secrets for Helping Your Son Succeed in School

September 8, 2014
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Tweet A 3 part series by Boys Learning Expert Dr. Edmond J. Dixon. Part 1: A Boy’s School Success: What Video Game Makers Know That You Don’t! Part 2:  How Do You Build Your Son’s Confidence in School? Part 3: 6 Secrets for Helping Your Son Succeed in School ______________________________   Part 3: Using the 6 Secrets of Boys Learning for your Son’s School Success   So far in this series, I shared with you how  boys learn differently and that–as a parent–you have a tremendous ability to ensure his success when you understand that, build on his learning strengths, and help him to become a passionate confident, independent learner. I have outlined 6 Secrets for boys learning and pointed out that they can help […]

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Boy Mom Spotlight: Meet Brandy

September 5, 2014
Boy Mom Spotlight Meet Brandy Boys

Tweet If you are interested in being featured, please fill out this form. Remember you don’t have to be a mom of all boys just one. NOTE: there’s a waiting list and I will contact you about a week or two prior to your scheduled date. Meet this week’s boy mom, Brandy! She’s a mom of 3 boys, Aden, Rian, and Liam. I love her boy mom tip, “Parent EACH child.” I completely agree. Each child is different, so what might work for one may not work for the others. Keep reading to learn more about Brandy and her boys.   Ages. Aden 6/05, Rian 5/08 & Liam 2/12 Describe your sons. Aden is tenderhearted, thoughtful, fun, and bossy with his brothers. Rian is spirited, wild, […]

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How Do You Build Your Son’s Confidence in School?

September 4, 2014
How do you build your sons confidence in school Boys

Tweet A 3 part series by Boys Learning Expert Dr. Edmond J. Dixon. Part 1: A Boy’s School Success: What Video Game Makers Know That You Don’t! Part 2:  How Do You Build Your Son’s Confidence in School? Part 3: 6 Secrets for Helping Your Son Succeed in School   __________________________ Part 2: How do You Build Your Son’s Confidence in School? As parents, we all want our sons to be confident successful learners at home, in school-–and in life. We are always  looking for ways to help them reach the potential we see within them. You have tremendous power to do this, but your efforts will only be successful if you focus not just on what he learns, but  how he learns.  Without that understanding, you […]

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First Look: 2015 Volkswagen Full Line Drive Event #VWDrive

September 3, 2014
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Tweet Disclosure: Volkswagen sponsored my travel, accommodations and activities during my stay at the Full Line Drive event. Thoughts are my own. Read Life Without Pink’s full disclosure here. I recently had the opportunity to take a short flight to Virginia as a guest of Volkswagen to test drive some of their 2015 vehicles as part of the Full Line Drive event. I stayed at the beautiful Salamander Resort and Spa and had some time to explore the grounds and enjoy the amenities. They had a nice lunch set up outside for us on the patio, which was very relaxing, not to mention it had a great view. While I am not a bath person, this bathtub was calling my name. Since I had some time […]

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A Boy’s School Success: What Video Game Makers Know That You Don’t

September 2, 2014
Setting your son up for school success Boys

Tweet A 3 part series by Boys Learning Expert Dr. Edmond J. Dixon. Part 1: A Boy’s School Success: What Video Game Makers Know That You Don’t! Part 2:  How Do You Build Your Son’s Confidence in School? Part 3: 6 Secrets for Helping Your Son Succeed in School   Part 1: A Boy’s School Success: What video game makers know that you don’t! Does your son play video games obsessively but put less effort into his school work?  Today I’ll show you what video game creators know that you don’t and how you can use that knowledge to help your son succeed better in school! Parents often fret that their sons are “gaming their lives away” and many worry about the powerful hold video […]

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Boy Mom Spotlight: Meet Jenny

August 29, 2014
Boy Mom Spotlight Meet Jenny Boys

Tweet If you are interested in being featured, please fill out this form. Remember you don’t have to be a mom of all boys just one. NOTE: there’s a waiting list and I will contact you about a week or two prior to your scheduled date. Happy Friday! Meet this week’s boy mom, Jenny, mom of two boys. She loves camping and taking her boys on little dates. Keep reading to learn more about Jenny! Ages. Nicholas (5/03) and Jackson (5/07) Describe your sons. My boys are complete opposites! My oldest Nicholas is gentle, loving, polite, but also loves to argue and prove he’s right. My youngest Jackson is energetic, wild, loud, but very loving and loves to snuggle. Both of my boys were born early. […]

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Prevent Hair Color from Fading: Nexxus Color Assure #ColorAssure

August 27, 2014
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Tweet Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Nexxus and Condé Nast. As always, all opinions are my own. Read Life Without Pink’s full disclosure here. Years ago, I used to get my hair colored (highlights) every 6 weeks or so. It was something I did for myself and I enjoyed it – not to mention it made me feel better about myself. Then I had kids and found it hard to find the time to get my hair colored – I’m sure you can relate to this. So I gave this luxury up…I was ok with it (hey it saved me money) but I did miss pampering myself. A few months ago as I was blow drying my hair, I saw a few strands of gray hair. Of […]

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