Thursday, April 17th, 2014

I am a big fan of Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day products. They are celebrating their latest product launch for KIDS this spring! They have churned out a new line of foaming hand soaps. I think foam soaps are way better than the gel types as it’s easier to clean up after on the sink countertop [...]

If you’re in Toronto the next few months check out the exhibition This Is Not A Toy, guest curated by music and fashion mogul Pharrell Williams. It’s also the first time for coveted artists, Brooklyn’s KAWS and Japan’s Takashi Murakami, to show their work in a design museum. On view from February 7 until May [...]

I See Me! has now launched an adorable new category of personalized growth charts. Chief Creative Officer and company Co-Founder Allan Haag says, “We have ten styles to choose from, all wonderfully illustrated by a variety award-winning artists and printed on high quality canvas. The growth charts are all made one at a time and [...]

Rosie Pope was thrown a baby shower by Belly Bandit and Hot Mom’s Club this past weekend. The maternity guru was given gifts from PlaySkool and Little Giraffe. lShe also gave her friends a sneak peek of her new baby layette line “Rosie Pope Baby”, also due in March. Guests enjoyed delicious bites including short [...]

There’s a new baby skincare line called Baby Mantra. Baby Mantra products are: Natural Products Association (NPA) Certified, gluten-free, chemical-free, toxin-free and made in the U.S.A.! Newborn Shampoo & Body Wash: An ultra-hydrating, low foaming wash pairs moisturizing coconut oil with antioxidant-rich aloe in a convenient 2-in-1 preparation. Guaranteed splashes and smiles! 8oz/$12.95 3-in-1 Baby Bubble Bath, [...]

Loud Crow Interactive has done it again. They have developed a new digital story app for A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving in honor of the animated special’s 40th anniversary. I grew up on watching it and I had the book – so to have it on my iPad so my kids can read it is great! [...]

Sometimes it’s nice to read a story on iPad at bedtime.  Here’s one that will delight boys and girls. Bramble Berry Tales has launched their newest app – The Great Sasquatch. It’s book two from a series of three tales created by Loud Crow Interactive Inc. STORY: After a day exploring the wonderful west coast [...]

Thanksgiving is coming up and Katie Workman’ Mom 100 cookbook is filled with recipes that are fun to make. Get your kids involved in the kitchen! I’m definitely trying this one out! Here is the recipe for LAZY OVEN FRENCH TOAST What the Kids Can Do: They can help put together pretty much the whole [...]

A great new app has arrived for children who love cars. In My Little work Garage you get to run your own garage with customers lining up for help! Fuel or charge vehicles, change parts and wheels of the cars and give them a spray paint job to create thousands of extraordinary and funny cars. Fix [...]

To celebrate the release of Freebirds (which hits theaters on November 1) – we’re giving away this cool prize pack! One (1) winner will receive the following: ·         $50 Oriental Trading Company gift card ·         Free Birds Drawstring Bag + Light Up Chick (Prize packs courtesy of Relativity Media & Oriental Trading Company Giveaway open [...]

The newest products I am excited about is Dubble Trubble by Galvin & Galvin London – an organic, botanically-based children’s hair and body care line created by celebrity colorist Daniel Galvin Jr. The collection of five pH balanced Hair & Body Washes and a Detangling Spray, utilize organic botanical extracts and launches exclusively at Target [...]

As a Halloween treat idea- how about handing out special Halloween 20-packs of half-ounce, 65-calorie bags of Pirate’s Booty Aged White Cheddar. Pirate’s Booty is an all-natural snack that kids love and moms can feel good about adding to the Halloween treat bowl! These snacks: Have less fat Have zero grams of sugar Gluten, peanut [...]

Nancy Tillman, best-selling author of On the Night You Were Born, has a new book coming out called I’d Know You Anywhere, My Love. Read the Q & A! 1.  Animals figure prominently in your books. What is your favorite animal? My favorite animal is my pug, Figgy.  That’s the truth!  Fig is my mascot… [...]

Let’s talk about the fancy water bottles we just got! We’ve never bought anything BRITA before for the home so when I got two bottles (Dora the Explorer and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) I was willing to try them. The third design is Spongebob. First of all my son and daughter like them as they’ve [...]

Summer is passing by and you need to keep the kids busy at home, in the car, at the beach. Here are three books from Candlewick Press that will encourage some activity and hopefully some smiles. Doodle with Maisy by Lucy Cousins $8.99 ∙ 80 pages ∙ 2-5 years Creative Maisy fans – it’s time [...]