Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Extra”s Mario Lopez brought 4-year-old daughter Gia to the premiere of “Cinderella” on Sunday night (March 1). According to Extra, Mario and Gia talked to Cate Blanchett who plays the wicked stepmother Lady Tremaine in the film. Gia asked, “Why are you so mean to Cinderella?” Cate, “Well, because she’s prettier than I am and […]

Jimmy Osmond is committed to children’s literacy and recently released his new book for kids, “Awesome Possum Family Band” (Regnery Kids; 2014; $16.99). Jimmy’s character, Possum Number Nine, sets off to discover his special musical talent when the Awesome Possum Family Band receives an invitation to make their big showbiz break on TV. Possum Number […]

New from Parragon…introducing Glitterbelle! The collection includes glittery, sparkly, creative books filled with stories and activities. I received the books, a tiara, a tutu and purple cookies, all in a cool cotton canvas tote. THE FOLLOWING ARE THE BOOKS OFFERED: Glitterbelle: Me and You ($7.95) A journal with the Glitterbelle touch! Learn how to be […]

Kevin Costner brought his wife Christine and their three children Cayden,7,Hayes,5, and Grace, 4, to the premiere of his new film McFarland USA at the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood, Calif. on Monday, Feb. 9. Based on the 1987 true story, “McFarland, USA” follows novice runners from McFarland, an economically challenged town in California, as […]

Actress Joely Fisher has created the new PSA campaign for The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW; www.ifaw.org). The series, which was conceived, directed and edited by Fisher,  features notable Hollywood personalities discussing pressing issues facing animals around the world and calling upon the public to take action for animals. Fisher, also the IFAW ambassador, […]

YouTube users Antonio and Andrea Toscano have created a Fifty Shades of Grey trailer using Legos. This is the first time I’ve seen Lego characters kissing. Cover your children’s eyes….

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: […]

Here are two new all-natural, eco-friendly, paraben-and toxin-free products that the whole family can use. Little Twig Calming Lavender Baby Wash Love this wash! My kids are using it during showers and the subtle scents of lavender and chamomile smells great! Love the pump and bottle size. Little Twig Calming Lavender Baby Wash was developed […]

My daughter and I are KIDZ BOP fans so when KIDZ BOP 27 was released, I was excited to see what songs were included. I think this is my favorite KIDZ BOP CD so far. Personal faves are tracks Shake It Off, Fancy, Boom Clap, Cool Kids, Break Free, Maps, and Say Something. This lastest […]

In December 2014 the NHL reported 14 cases of the mumps, including the Penguins’ Sidney Crosby. Since mumps can be spread through water droplets shared amongst players through water and sports bottles, Mabel’s Labels, the award-winning market leader for labels for the stuff kids lose!®, is donating personalized peel-and-stick labels to 30 NHL teams to help them […]

The Two Texas “Laughing Moms” are back with a brand new parody for the New Year! This time, it’s the newest parody of  Echosmith’s “Cool Kids” where they have  put their own spin on it with “Cool Moms.” I like the lines about the “cool moms having all the cool blogs.” These two moms have […]

Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria are expecting a boy this time around. The couple, along with their 16-month-old daughter Carmen, shared the news with “Extra”. Alec asked his wife, “Hilaria, your yoga poses have come to an end in 2014, no more yoga poses, my question to you is: what new projects do you […]

Fairy Tales Hair Care has launched 3 new detangling products for children. The products are made of natural ingredients and contains no harsh chemicals. The company also say the formulas are sulfate free and soy, dairy, nut and gluten free as well. “Fairy Tales’ Super-Charge Shampoo, Super-Charge Conditioner and Static Free Detangling Spray instantly detangle and […]

Share on Twitter I love apps! They keep my kids busy at places like home, in the car and the doctor’s office. I’m always searching for new games and stories to download on the iPad. Here are the latest ones recently pitched to me from creative companies. 1. Memoir – Want to share photos without […]

Disney•Pixar’s original movie “ Inside Out,” isn’t out until June 19, 2015, but we have the activity sheets to share today!