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.”






For the new school year, you may want to plan ahead and be organized in order to save time and money. Corri McFadden, Fashion Expert and Founder of children’s lifestyle website, Glitter & Bubbles has offered her 4 tips to do just that!











Can I recommend a healthy snack for you and your children? It’s Crispy Fruit snacks by Crispy Green.

These aren’t just your ordinary dried fruit, these to me are like….”real fruit!” These fruits are freeze-dried, and have a light and crispy texture and made of 100% pure fruit.











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.











The Bundle Organics’ packaging definitely attracted me. They made me look at the label twice. So what are these drinks designed for moms-to-be?











Rosie Pope has just launched her nursing collection for women.

Pope is a London-born entrepreneur and mother of four. She became well known after starring in BRAVO’s “Pregnant in Heels” which debuted in April 2011. She also has stores in Santa Monica and New York’s Upper East Side and the Tribeca neighborhood.











Watch out ladies, there’s a “Newlie” diaper bag in town! Newlie is brand new and created by Leslie Newton (she’s also behind diaper bag company Timi & Leslie). Leslie offers three vegan bags:











Get ready to laugh at some of blogger Jen Mann’s funniest moments in her latest book, Spending The Holidays With People I Want To Punch In The Throat.











Celebrity Mom Sighting! Last Friday night Jessica Alba and her husband Cash Warren came by Ball & Chain while visiting Miami for a conference.











Jenny McCarthy has partnered with Cate & Chloe to bring you a jewelry box with her favorite pieces. What’s great is that 10% of sales will benefit Generation Rescue, Jenny’s autism organization.











Kate Hudson attended the launch of her new lifestyle clothing brand Fabletics last Thursday in NYC. The actress wore a “Morea” bra with a pair of Alice + Olivia bottoms as well as a personalized Shame On Jane necklace. The two-name silver necklace ($160) has her two kids, Bing and Hudson on it. Shame on […]






Mother’s day is around the corner, and what better way to show Mom your love than with an eye catching arrangement of cheery butterfly cookies and lemon cupcakes. In the May issue of Woman’s Day, on newsstands April 14, you can find the complete recipe for the stained glass butterfly cookies and grassy lemon cupcakes […]






  From E! News… Hilary Duff is coming back in a big way! Gone are the days of Lizzie Maguire (still sad) but hello is the era of Younger, her new show on TV Land, and a new album! The “Come Clean” singer spoke to E! News exclusively about not only what we can expect from her in the […]






Today I wanted to share  the blog love and tell you about Lee from Pump Mama. Besides running her blog from her Manhattan home, she also offers an online shop to sell her deodorant, lip glosses, and jewelry and stationary. She also gives private coaching sessions on how to live with children peacefully (I think […]






Just in time for Valentine’s Day… Introducing MAM’s Mini Air and Love & Affection Pacifiers, featuring adorable heart themed designs in the 2015 collection. The MAM Mini Air collection features a soft silicone nipple, curved shield for comfort and wide openings in the shield which help provide extra airflow allowing baby’s skin to breathe. Price: […]