Tuesday, September 27th, 2016






The Chew’s Daphne Oz is featured in the October issue of Good Housekeeping. The Happy Cook author and mom-of-two invited the magazine into her home for a dinner party. Guests included Lauren Bush and Katie Lee.

Read excerpts from her interview: On where she’s happiest in her home: “I love the way being in the kitchen makes me feel. Cooking, eating, entertaining — food was always love for me in that way. Eating your own food should always feel like a celebration.”






Here’s a peek at the new fall/winter collection from children’s clothing brand Ice Cream Castles. Co-founded by two LA-based moms Wells Nathan and Veronique Vicari Barnes, the line is unique indeed.











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Can I just say this brand is cheery? Why? Because Chooze has a recognizable design to its brand.

Chooze is a clothing and shoe line that offers colorful and offers unique looks. Since my daughter already owns a Chooze backpack and lunchbox, I decided to get a pair of Chooze Slip-Ons too.











The newest board game I am going to tell you about today is called Game of 49.

Breaking Games, an award-winning board publisher and manufacturer, has launched Game of 49 at Target stores across the nation. Price: $20











There’s a new children’s television show on Netflix worth checking out. Ruby’s Studio was launched on Sept. 1. and it’s already been nominated for three Emmys.











I first heard of Fruit Shoot when were in England a year ago. We found them in a store, bought a bottle and my daughter ended up loving to drink them. So when I found out that they are also sold in the U.S. we were excited.











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Now here’s an interesting new product…Skip Hop has introduced The Uplift Baby Bouncer. It’s the first height-customizable bouncer that keeps baby close.











I am a new fan of Nature’s Gate. I recently received both their sunscreen and bath products and I know that I will buy these again.
Nature’s Gate Kids Broad Spectrum SPF 50 Sunscreen ($11.49)











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.