Friday, April 18th, 2014

Yeah! Here’s a new giveaway that includes 5 DVDs from NCircle Entertainment! Just in time for the holidays, one lucky winner will receive all of these titles. My daughter’s favorite is The Fairies: Christmas Wishes In Fairyland. She’s so far has watched it five times since we received it last week. WordWorld:┬áNew Happy Holiday WordFriends [...]

Sesame Street just keeps on going. The Sesame Workshop has a fun selection of new items featuring the beloved Muppets. As a nonprofit organization, the proceeds from each purchase of a Sesame Street product goes towards creating more educational and engaging programs for children around the world. Here are my fave picks for little ones: [...]

It’s Cyber Monday and what better way to shop than in your PJs. Here is a list of some of our recommendations: Gifthero.com (Take $20 off your order of $100: Code: Holiday11) Company Kids: 20% Off & Free Shipping code: CKCYBER Hartstrings.com – 30% OFF & Free shipping Code: CM30 Little Tikes: Get $70 & [...]

Here’s a “game” which has kept my children quiet and entertained recently. It’s Caremail Mailbox designed by Letz Talk ($19.99). The creator is Dee Dee Fanning who wanted a way for kids and teens to open up and express their thoughts. Caremail Mailbox comes in age-appropriate cards, some with sayings and some that are blank [...]

It’s that time of year and I bring you the 2011 Holiday Hot Toy List from Toys ‘R Us. But first, take advantage of their Cyber Monday deals! From Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Week, Toysrus.com will offer free shipping on purchases of $49 or more site-wide. Also, during Cyber Week customers can take advantage of [...]

Now here’s a book that would make a great stocking stuffer. Introducing My Very Merry Christmas from iseeme.com. Have animal friends like Goose, Chipmunk, Bluebird, and Mouse help your child get ready for Santa’s arrival. Any child would be delighted to see their name throughout the pages of this 6″ x 6″ board book. The [...]

Last weekend me, the hub, and our two children went to see The Berenstain Bears Live! Family Matters The Musical in New York City. I had told my friend about it over the phone and she decided to come along too and bring her 2-year-old daughter. The theatre, located at the Marjorie S. Dean Little [...]

Some of the cutest toys I’ve seen for young babies this season are from Blue Box Toys. Last year the brand launched “B Kids”, a line of contemporary toys for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The following are two products out of their collection. These are recommended for children 6 months and up. Soft Peek A [...]

Want to liven up a blank wall? Company Kids has awesome wall decorations that will keep the kids busy. The Cupcake Chalkboard ($56) will let your kids doodle and be creative. It’s a cupcake-shaped kids’ chalkboard that you can stick on a wall. The adhesive peels off easily when you’re ready to take the chalkboard [...]

I think these are brilliant. Uh Oh Industries has these tees and onesies that represent a true baby’s life. Spaghetti strands and ice cream drips on clothing is usually a given, right parents? Priced down from $20, these items are now $11 at The Mini Social. I’m a regular at the shopping site. Here’s my [...]

This past Spring I was getting a checkup from my doctor when she looked into the back of my throat and told me I had allergies. I was surprised. Well, not really. My husband had been complaining that I was coughing a lot in my sleep and throughout the day. I hadn’t noticed but said [...]

Purr-fect as a gift! Zooborns Cats is a small hardcover book containing adorable photos of these newborn animals. Every picture really melts your heart. With each animal there is information given like the species, their names, which zoo they live in and when they were born. Published by Simon & Schuster, who published the first [...]

It must be cool for children’s book authors to get their stories to become iPhone and iPad apps. Ed Emberly’s Go Away, Big Green Monster! by Night & Day Studios is an example of one. With this interactive app, you can read along with a friend, read along with Ed, sing along and read yourself. [...]