Wednesday, August 24th, 2016






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.






It’s back to school time and that means endless trips to the grocery store. Here are 5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Stress About Back to School Lunches. (Written by Certified Nutritional Health Counselor Sara Siskind) Breakfast Is The Most Important Meal Of The Day











It’s still August and there’s still plenty of new food ideas to try! The following are three healthy recipes. The Banana Ricotta Ice Cream dessert I am definitely going to make, as the directions are really simple.











For back-to-school snack ideas remember this healthy idea: SkinnyPop popcorn! Ingredients: popcorn, sunflower oil and salt!











Real estate agents Lindsay and Eric Bennett are starring in HGTV’s Desert Flippers, premiering on Thursday, August 25, at 11 p.m. ET/PT.
In the home renovation series, the duo will be transforming sunny Palm Springs, California one dilapidated house at a time.











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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.











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How about a baby toy that sort of resembles real keys? I think the following products make great baby shower gifts!

Kleynimals (Clean key animals) was s founded by a mom who wanted toxin-free, toy keys her baby could play with as an alternative to her real keys. Designs feature Eli the Elephant, Gus the Giraffe and Leo the Lion.











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)











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.











My Phone Pocket

Sometimes you just want to bring your phone, keys and money with you to run a quick errand.

My Phone Pocket is a company that offers a solution for people who want to keep their student ID, library card, credit cards and cash organized in one place.











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.











Underdogs featuring the voices of Ariana Grande and Glee’s Matthew Morrison will be available on DVD, Digital HD and On Demand July 19, 2016.

The feature film from Anchor Bay Entertainment and The Weinstein Company is directed by Argentinean Academy Award winner Juan José Campanella. The cast also includes Nicholas Hoult, Eugenio Derbez, Taran Killam, Bobby Moynihan, Bella Thorne, John Leguizamo and Mel Brooks.











Get ready for the release of another Kidz Bop CD!

Kidz Bop 32 will be available starting July 15 and if you know the latest hits, this won’t disappoint.











Happy Family Happy Squeeze and Happy Family SHINE Organics have new flavors out – and they are mixed with a unique blend of fruits and veggies. These on-the-go pouches are packed full of flavor and nutrients so I was happy to have my two testers try all four pouches sent to me.











Brooke Shields promoted her new movie Flower Shop Mystery: Dearly Depotted and took part in THE MOMS with Kidbox & Chevy Tri-State event at the Park Avenue Screening room on June 22, 2016.

Before the screening, guests gathered outside the theater to learn about Kidbox. Kidbox is the first kids’ personalized style box that delivers parents a convenient way to dress kids in cool brands at meaningful savings, and a mission to clothe children in need.