Archives for September 2009

I wasn't lucky enough to get away in person to the recent ABC Show in Vegas like Ciaran (see her posts from the show here and here), but I got sneak peek emails about so many products I can't wait to review in person.  Here are  just a few more to wet your appetite and keep checking back for actual product reviews in the coming weeks and months … [Read more...]

I love finding original, fun, uncomplicated clothing for my kids. It's even better with it's handmade. And Playdate N.Y.C has exactly this type of fun and unique clothing. Featuring great designs with felt appliques and contrast stitching for baby girls and boys and big boys and girls, you are sure to find something on this site that fits your … [Read more...]

Use coupon code SAVE25 to receive 25% off your entire order at the Gap through September 30th (regularly priced product only; online only). … [Read more...]

This fall it is all about layering and a new twist on 80’s fashion. Since an entire new wardrobe seems to be out of the question right now, here are a few key pieces I am looking at to mix in and update my look this fall.  I tried to keep most items under $100 except small splurges on denim and leather. Ruffles. Ruffles are hot this fall … [Read more...]

Today, many states have a handheld cell phone ban in place. Additionally, more states are on the verge of passing laws in the very near future, which makes it important to find a reliable and crystal clear hands free device for your BlackBerry® in the car. I tested out the BlackBerry® Visor Mount Speakerphone, which is a hands free Bluetooth® … [Read more...]

Nordic Naturals is currently running a contest called “We Love Kids” to increase awareness that all kids, big and small, need Omega-3 fatty acids. From now until October 31, 2009, the company will be accepting submissions by email, Contestants should name their favorite Nordic Naturals children’s product, and why they love it in a 200 worlds … [Read more...]

Being 18 weeks pregnant with my first baby, I regularly hear about how much water I should be drinking to stay hydrated.  I fully understand why I need to drink so much, but honestly there are days where I feel like I just can't stomach one more glass.  Be Nice prenatal drink mix is a great alternative to the H2O-woes of many pregnant women.  … [Read more...]

Congratulations to our 4 winners for the Scooby Doo for the Wii giveaway: Linda A. from MD, Amy P. from PA, Jennie W. from MI and Ann G. from OR. These lucky gals each won a copy of Scooby Doo's new Wii game. Didn't win?  No worries - we always have plenty of giveaways going here at Mommies with Style!  Including one that ends today - have you … [Read more...]

 I think the poncho look is so great for fall and they are so cozy. This fall my 3 year old will be sporting one too. Polkadot Patch Boutique sells adorable fleece ponchos embellished with ric rac and pom poms and a matching tassel on the hood. They are available in many different colors and patterns.  I love the Peri Red Riding Hood Fleece … [Read more...]

This one's a biggie - lots of recalls on several Tylenol products (I know I found two of these in my medicine drawer just this morning).  Tylenol reports on their website, "You may have heard that McNeil Consumer Healthcare (the makers of TYLENOL®) is voluntarily recalling certain lots of Children's and Infants' TYLENOL® liquid products that … [Read more...]