Archives for 2008

While I'm happy that my 11 month old is more interested in food these days -- I worry about her getting enough nutrition, since she won't nurse anymore and drinks a lot less formula. I want to make sure she gets enough DHA-- a nutrient naturally found in breast milk, which supports an infant's visual and mental development. It's also added to the … [Read more...]

The following is a guest post from MWS member Angie, also the owner of Made by Angie. A big thank you to Angie for writing this up to make our readers more aware of the situation: Let me guess. You have heard about the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) recently and are really confused. You're not alone! Here is what itís all about, … [Read more...]

All the little WordWorld (PBS Kids) fans out there have the potential to be thrilled this holiday season with a new line of products being sold exclusively at Target. They have them in-store so get yourself over there if your kids like Word World -- or order online, you can still get it by Christmas if you order it today with 2-day shipping. … [Read more...]

Recently we tested a line of fresh frozen organic baby food that had us cracking up. Strange thing to say, I know but if you've ever read the website I Can Has Cheezeburger and seen the ironically captioned images of fat "lolcats" pining over tempting treats, then you can appreciate the look of sheer drooling drama on my very own LOLbaby when … [Read more...]

Try as I may, I'm still not finished shopping for the hoildays. Who's left? Swim Coach, Football Coach, one sitter and two sisters. Here's my plan, and a few other highlights: So, for my sister, I am gathering a bunch of low priced gifts. I mentioned before that she's getting the Tassi for her hair. I'll be putting it inside a personalized tennis … [Read more...]

Thank you to everyone who entered our Beech-Nut Let's Grow! Toddler Meals and Snacks Giveaway.. These foods come with Beech-Nut's No Junk Promise - which promises no artificial flavors, colors, MSG or preservatives, and has all-natural ingredients without any trans fats or added refined sugar, and are an excellent source of vitamins and … [Read more...]

The entire Cooking Mama series is a great every age/all play for the whole family. The latest release in the Cooking Mama series is Cooking Mama World Kitchen for the Wii. You basically virtually "cook" with these games - dicing veggies, grating cheese, stirring mixes. It's a lot of fun and the neat thing is that there are parts of the game that … [Read more...]

Thinking back to all the maternity items I received and used in the last year there is one standout. I decided I would be remiss if I did not post something, just in case anyone is still searching for a special gift for a new mom. The best, most thoughtful gift that I can think of for an expecting mom is The Maternity Bag from The Little Stork. … [Read more...]

Here's a great stocking stuffer that I have to recommend! It is a product that was developed by/for long distance runners, but works equally well for moms and kids on the go! Think Babylegs, but for your arms! With UV protection, no less. Moeben Sleeves are a great way to mix up your wardrobe. Use these "arm warmers" to get a layered tee look … [Read more...]

For anyone iPod owners on your gift recipient list this holiday season, iHome makes a bunch of neat iPod accessories. For those folks with an iPod Touch or iPod Nano, the Rotating Alarm Clock's a fun choice. The alarm clock can be placed on it's side so the user can watch widescreen video - the alarm clock will adjust to match the side view. It's … [Read more...]