Archives for October 2009

Congrats to Diana B. from NY for winning a Princess and Pirate Party Package from My Princesss Party To Go who takes all of the stress out of planning the most amazing party ever! With several different party in a box themes, you’ll be sure to find one that is perfect for your prince or princess. Most packages come with enough items for 8 party … [Read more...]

Pediped® footwear's Stars for a Wish Online Auction starts today and runs through November 5th on Charity Buzz. The Auction, benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation, features signed pediped® baby shoes from more than 50 celebrities; including Jessica Alba, Halle Berry, Molly Ringwald, Courteney Cox Arquette, Marcia Cross, Pierce Brosnan, Heidi Klum, … [Read more...]

Disney has launched Disney Digital Books ---an interactive reading site.  Because it's from Disney, it's got the gorgeous art, beloved characters and familiar stories you'd expect. For $8.95 per month/ $79 a year, you get one parent account/3 child accounts. Children can choose from over 500 new and classic Disney books. … [Read more...]

Have you guys been shopping on our Holiday Shopping Guide yet?  Although you have plenty of time - these coupons and shops will be up until New Years - it's always prudent to get shopping early! Some sample coupon codes on our Guide include: 20% off at Bailey Bea Designs with coupon code MWS2009 - holiday stationary, personalized gifts, … [Read more...]

The Moody Mama Fall Maternity Wardrobe Giveaway ends this Saturday!  Click here to see all the details and find out how to enter! … [Read more...]

The Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood (CCFC) has announced that anyone who has purchased a Baby Einstein DVD or VHS in the last five years can receive a full refund.  Why? In 2006, the CCFC issued a complaint to the FTC about Disney's practice of marketing Baby Einstein videos as "educational." You can read more about this story on the … [Read more...]

In the past, when I received samples of hair bows and clips, I looked at them, admired and set them aside to try out on a neighbor's daughter or a friend of one of my sons at school. Once I tried a clippy on my son's hair and got terrible looks of "don't you dare" by my husband. So, for a while, I stopped accepting hair clip samples, sending them … [Read more...]

Used to be a time when I was left without a single show to watch on a Wednesday night. But not this season. Between Glee, Modern Family, The Middle and Cougartown I could easily rename Wednesday nights, Couch Potato night. Thanks to Fancast, I don't have to be a Couch Potato and I also don't have to miss any of these great new shows. Oh if only … [Read more...]

This is the second installment in a series of reviews of products that will help shave some minutes off your morning routine.  Check out the Face/Body review here.  Now, onto hair... 1.) Conair Infiniti Cord-Keeper Tourmaline Ceramic Ionic Hair Styler - the name may be a mouthful, but this is a hair dryer worth remembering.  Let's breakdown the … [Read more...]

UNO® was one of my favorite games when I was growing up and now my preschooler can play too -- Mattel has come out with UNO Moo!™ Preschool Farm Animal  Matching Game (price between $15- $20). This simplified UNO® game comes with 28 farm animal figures, a plastic barn with a handle and 4 "bales of hay" dividers. The object of the game is to be the … [Read more...]