Saturday, July 30th, 2016






New from OgoSport, is the Bolli. It’s a stretchable, flexible ball made for tots. Intended for tactile and sensory play, the ball comes in different colors. Kids can roll it, squish it, and babies can teeth on it.






Here’s a great baby shower gift idea!

COLORING FOR MOMS AND MOMS-TO-BE from Doubleday Books for Young Readers is designed for the busy parent as well as for those expecting.











Houghton Miffin Harcourt has just launched a new immersive and playful learning experience for children. The Curious World Tour kicks off in Brooklyn, New York on June 26 and ends on the West Coast in August.











Camp Dork Pack of Dorks, Book 2 by Beth Vrabel

My fourth-grader has been reading this at bedtime and he seems to be enjoying it. I read the first chapter to him and it hooked us right in. This book is a sequel to Beth Vrabel’s humorous debut novel Pack of Dorks, and now I understand why a second book was needed from this author.











I love to see how other people decorate their homes, especially celebs. Ryan Serhant of Bravo’s Million Dollar Listing New York hired interior decorator and lifestyle export Robin Baron to help make their top floor Tribeca penthouse a chic place to live. Ryan and fiancé Emilia Bechrakis’ pad is 1895 sq ft, has 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 outdoor terraces, and a home office.











I’m always for products made in the USA and glad to share Green Goo with you.
The brand uses all-natural, organic ingredients, with only the purest herbs and essential oils.











I recently discovered Laceez shoelaces and I love them! They turn sneakers into slip-ons instantly. All you do is take off your old shoelaces and weave with the Laceez ones. The patent-pending T-aglet design inserts keeps everything in place. That’s it! There are 8 colors available: green, purple, rose pink, yellow, white, red, blue, black […]






Do your kids like to cook? Quarto Publishing Group USA has released three books for their Let’s Cook series.

The Let’s Cook French, Let’s Cook Italian, and Let’s Cook Spanish brings together popular cultural recipes, gorgeous artwork, and foreign languages to create a family reference cookbook that engages children in the culture, community, and food of a different country.











Revealing this year’s “reading superheroes” for the 2016 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge(www.scholastic.com/summer)!

The Summer Reading Challenge is a free online program that helps kids take the “summer leap” into great books. Kids can now enter their reading minutes from now until September 9th.











Allison Williams attended the MET Gala and glowed in skincare product AMOREPACIFIC.

Celebrity makeup artist Gianpaolo Ceciliato was responsible for making the Girls star look her best.











Ellie Goulding has taken it one step further than just introducing her new MacroBar flavor: Coconut + Almond Butter + Chocolate Chips. Ellie and GoMacro have teamed up for a sweepstakes!

The Goulding Ticket Sweepstakes is available in specially marked MacroBars that have a “Goulding Ticket” inserted inside.











The Jungle Book is now out and we have activity sheets!

Download the links below and enjoy!











For the child who loves to paint and decorate nails, there’s Tiki Cards – themed nail sticker trading cards for ages 6-12.

Tiki Cards was invented by Kelly O’Donnell, mom of two girls. Themes include: mustache, princess, music, art, animals, books, and holidays. Each card tells you where to put each sticker for each finger.











Here’s an interesting design for a teether – the Gummee Glove.











The best candies that we have recently tried are by GoOrganic Candy. These sweets are 100% organic, non-GMO, gluten-free, and allergen-friendly.