Tuesday, June 28th, 2016






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.






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Go Gourmet has introduced the newest organic Superfood smoothie snacks. The Organic Slammers Superfoods and Slammers+ Protein (made with Organics) lines include delicious flavors in convenient pouches.

Their unique blends of fruits and vegetables have ingredients such as acai, sweet potatoes, yumberry and beets. Slammers Snacks contain no added sugars and each pouch is a good source of vitamins.











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.











Have you ever heard of using tea to clean in the home? Choice Organic Teas offers this simple recipe:

Here’s what you’ll need:
– An empty (clean) spray bottle
– 3 tea bags of black tea (English Breakfast, Irish Breakfast, Classic Black, Wild Forest Black would work great!)
– 1 cup of water











Fairy Tales has launched a new product for children to zap pesky bugs! Bug Bandit DEET-Free Bug Spray is for children 3 and up and is safe to use because there are no chemicals and pesticides. Instead there’s a blend of lemon eucalyptus, soybean oil, and citronella.











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 […]






magine getting your dental needs met in a package delivered regularly?

Boka is the innovative subscription-based oral care company that sends toothbrushes, mouthwash and floss to your door every three months.











Wearable art with a purpose!

Artist Amy Pugh has created Salvador Kitti, a line of stylish accessories (bag charms, wristlets and totes) based on her love of animals.











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.











Revealing this year’s “reading superheroes” for the 2016 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge(www.scholastic.com/summer)!

The Summer Reading Challenge is a free online program that helps kids take the “summer leap” into great books. Kids can now enter their reading minutes from now until September 9th.











Parents, there’s a new line of Seventh Generation’s line of Free & Clear diapers and baby products.

The new Seventh Generation Protection for All™ Diapers (partnered with the Rainforest Alliance) are made of sustainably sourced materials to protect forest habitats and the animals who depend on them, while remaining the safe and effective diapers that consumers know and love.











Ever wondered what happened to the child actor Mara Wilson who had starring roles in Mrs. Doubtfire and Matilda? She now plays The Faceless Old Woman Who Secretly Lives in Your Home on Welcome to Night Vale, and hosts her show about fears and anxieties, What Are YouAfraid Of?











Allison Williams attended the MET Gala and glowed in skincare product AMOREPACIFIC.

Celebrity makeup artist Gianpaolo Ceciliato was responsible for making the Girls star look her best.