Archives for January 2008

In honor and recognition of The Heart Truth, the national awareness campaign for women about heart disease, we're joining in and reminding all women to wear red tomorrow. Your risk of Heart Disease, women's number one killer, begins to increase between the ages of 40 and 60. You're never to young to become aware and recognize this danger. Heart … [Read more...]

Here's a cute, hand-designed shop. Violet Gumdrop is a place to check out when looking for personalized gifts for baby, mom and bride. Wesley's new lightswitch plate celebrates his love of football with his name on it as well. The design was been decoupaged onto the switch, allowing for total room ownership. Also at Violet Gumdrop, we're loving the … [Read more...]

What happens when a Child Psychiatrist & Developmental Specialist designs products for her own children? Inspiration apparently! Displeased with the way that other play mats on the market failed to support her son during tummy time, Dr. Amy Fairchild set out to design the perfect infant play mat. Her wedge shaped Baby AngelBug Kick and Grow Tummy … [Read more...]

So I got used the coolest little web tool the other day. I went on Imagekind, and I created a pictured "Story Frame" for my walls. Specifically, a frame with four photos. I chose a frame, matte and uploaded my photos into their system. I was able to resize and move the photos around until I was happy with the layout. It was that easy. It was … [Read more...]

To clear room for new styles, Little Capers (which I reviewed last March) is having a fabulous sale! They are offering savings of up to 35% on the following styles while supplies last: Flower Hero, Purple Star Hero, Green Earth Hero, Pink Earth Hero, Peace Hero and all Infant Styles. Enter secret code SSS35 for each sale style you wish to … [Read more...]

Every mom will tell you that her babies arrived here on earth with a personality. Distinct from their siblings, different from their parents. And then again, in some ways so similar. From day one as we watch our children's traits emerge, it's like watching a mystery unfold. Always thrilling, but at times somewhat baffling or challenging. At the … [Read more...]

Looking for a more fashionable and edgy maternity tee? Bump babies (Baby under manufacturing process) Maroc tees are crafted from a luxurious and high quality cotton and have definite fashionista attitude. They cost a bit more than your average tees but the fit and style, as well as the materials are worth the splurge. Side ruching, v necks, and … [Read more...]

When my daughter was an infant, she had colic. Real bad colic. And my husband had a great butt. The greatest butt he has ever had in our over-a-decade long relationship in fact. This was no mere cooincidence. Because the only thing that would soothe my daughter, was walking up and down the stairs. Sometimes for hours. And being the awesome dad that … [Read more...]

I can’t even describe how cute the Cambodian anklets from Baby Emi Jewelry look on my daughter, Mia. The dainty little piece of silver jewelry hanging on her chubby little ankle - so cute. Not to mention the little jingle bell sound when she walks. I love it. And not only is it adorable, it’s practical. The little jingling help me keep … [Read more...]

The Game Plan High-living Boston Rebels quarterback Joe Kingman finds his world turned upside-down when seven-year-old Peyton Kelly shows up at his door and announces she is his child from a brief early marriage and needs a place to stay while her mother is away on business. Joe never knew about Peyton, and her mom doesn't know that Peyton has gone … [Read more...]