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Cyber Monday Coupon Codes, Sales, Deals and Steals!

Here are Cyber Monday deals to help you save money for your gift shopping! Baby and Family Boutiques Chittypulga: 10% OFF with coupon code MAMA10 Craftsbury Kids: 10% OFF with coupon code “MAMA” (ends 12/25) Land of Nod: Free Shipping* at The Land of Nod through 12/1/08 with Promo Code: Presents. *Exclusions apply. Little Jet Set: 10% off at Little Jet Set with coupon code MAMA10 Mom4Life: Select products 20% OFF (11/28-12/1) Nature’s Child : Take $5 off orders over $50 code: HOLIDAY1; $10 off orders over $100 code: HOLIDAY2; Take $20 off orders over $150 code: HOLIDAY3 (expiration unknown) – plus every day, from December 1 through December 20, there will be a new hot item on Sale…click to see the latest! Nimli: Go green and organic with 25% off any purchase at Nimli Coupon Code: CYBERMONDAY08 (11/27 … Read entire article »

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Baby Steps…Woodpeckers Peck

Baby Steps…Woodpeckers Peck

Pre-walkers, toddlers, and preschoolers will enjoy pushing around this WoodPecker Walker from Plan Toys (BabyEarth – $72).  Every step your tot takes will result in a rewarding clacking sound as the two woodpeckers “peck” at the wooden walker. According to the experts, this walker helps with gross motor development, physical development and postural control. I’m not an expert…but I do know that my son is delighted by the motion of the woodpeckers. And this toy doesn’t even require batteries!  Parents will … Read entire article »

Filed under: 12-18 Months, Contests, Developmental Toys, Eco-Friendly, Organic, Play, Pre-schoolers, Push Toys, Toddlers

Black Friday Coupon Codes 2008

Here are Black Friday online deals so you can stay home and shop in your PJs! We’ll be back with more deals on Cyber Monday! Baby and Family Boutiques Chittypulga: 10% OFF with coupon code MAMA10 Craftsbury Kids: 10% OFF with coupon code “MAMA” (ends 12/25) Duck Duck Goose: Free Shipping on all orders! No minimums. No code is needed for this shipping offer. Valid 11.28.2008 only! Land of Nod: Free Shipping* at The Land of Nod through 12/1/08 with Promo Code: Presents. *Exclusions apply. Little Jet Set: 10% off at Little Jet Set with coupon code MAMA10 Mom4Life: Select products 20% OFF (11/28-12/1) Nimli: Go green and organic with 25% off any purchase at Nimli Coupon Code: CYBERMONDAY08 (11/27 – 12/1) Nurtured Family: Take $25.00 off any Fleurville Lexie Tote, Sling Tote or Mothership Diaper Bag Use coupon code … Read entire article »

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

We are so thankful that you have joined us throughout this year for our chic picks, hip contests and fabulous deals! Enjoy your family and have a bountiful and happy Thanksgiving tomorrow.  If you are looking for some fun fall crafts to occupy the kiddos, we recommend: Construction Paper Hand Turkey with a Twist from a Video Tutorial via MOMformation (my daughter loved how the Turkey was her footprints and handprints) A Stuffed Hand Turkey from Bella Dia … Read entire article »

Filed under: Crafts, Thanksgiving

Zoom, Zoom Around the Room!

Zoom, Zoom Around the Room!

Kids love pushing little toy cars around the room. A great place to push all your little vehicles is the Driving Around Town Play Mat from Rocket Bug Toys (My Lullabug – $29). Moms know what kids like, and this mom entrepreneur thoroughly kid-tested the play mat, taking special care to create an attractive, functional, fun, and safe toy for your little ones. An alternative to bulky and often expensive rugs, this inexpensive mat folds easily.  It … Read entire article »

Filed under: 06-12 Months, 12-18 Months, Contests, Made in the USA, Pre-schoolers, Push Toys, School Aged Children, Toddlers, Toys (06-12 M), Toys (12-24 M), Toys (Pre-School)

Wooden Cash Register Toy from Magic Cabin Coupon Code (Deal of the Day)

Set up shop with this Wooden Cash Register (Magic Cabin – $65), which rings when you open it and encourages young children to practice arithmetic. Get 20% off the Wooden Cash Register with coupon code MCMAMA (ends 11/30/08) … Read entire article »

Filed under: Coupons, Pre-schoolers, Toys (Pre-School)

Wild Dill Coupon Code (Deal of the Day)

Shop at Wild Dill for natural wooden and organic plush toys, such as the  Imagination Box Cottage ($20) and one of my daughter’s favorites: Tea Set from Green Toys ($24), both featured in our Hottest Holiday Toys 2008 Guide. You’ll also find the popular Kallisto, ImagiPLAY, Kenana Knitter, Lana Organics, Kinderware, Maple Landmark, Pastel Toys, MiYim, and more. Wild Dill also carries a fantastic selection of organic children’s clothing and bedding, including the chic … Read entire article »

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Learning, Imagination and Play Fit Together

ImagiPLAY makes delightful, colorful, puzzles and toys from rubberwood and non-toxic paints under fair trade conditions. There is an ImagiPLAY Puzzle for every age: two piece puzzles for babies and toddlers, counting and alphabet puzzles for preschoolers, and more complex puzzles for school aged children. My little preschooler enjoys practicing her numbers with ImagiPLAY’s Count Octopus (BabyCenter – $16). Count Octopus is a winner on our Hottest Holiday Toys 2008 Guide. And because these puzzles are as attractive as they are durable, they make a perfect addition to any playroom or child’s bedroom and will be passed down from generation to generation. Another favorite toddler toy from ImagiPLAY is the Push Along Toy Hybrid Car (BabyCenter – $16).  Smooth edges, vivid colors, and large rubber wheels make these push toys easy to grip … Read entire article »

Filed under: 06-12 Months, 12-18 Months, Contests, Eco-Friendly, Fair Trade, Pre-schoolers, Toddlers

Contest Winners

Congrats to Karen G. who won the She’s Got Papers contest. Congrats to Alissa who won the Blue Tie from Bird Dog Bay.  Curious about the results of the Election Contest? There were 37 votes for the red tie, 46 votes for the blue tie and 20 votes for the gold tie. Congrats to Ellen G, Jennifer B., Naomi, Margaret S, and Yasmine who won the Riley Bottle contest. … Read entire article »

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Eco-friendly Artistic Wooden Toys: Win A Set of Cheekeyes Animals

Eco-friendly Artistic Wooden Toys: Win A Set of Cheekeyes Animals

Toy trends may come and go, but wooden building blocks are a perennial favorite for the preschool set. Spark even more creative play with the Cheekeyes.  These artistic wooden animals won the 2009 Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award.  Since the Cheekeyes are handmade from eco-friendly rubberwood, each set is unique. Adults will dig the sophisticated design and minimal use of non-toxic paint. Tots will have hours of fun building and destroying block cities Godzilla-style with the Dinosaur set or constructing barns … Read entire article »

Filed under: Contests, Developmental Toys, Eco-Friendly, Play, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Toys (All Ages), Toys (Pre-School)