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Smash Your Food

Smash Your Food

First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign has raised awareness about the problem of childhood obesity. A new app called Smash Your Food, now available in the Apple App Store for $2.99, aims to make it easier for parents and kids to learn about healthy foods together. Smash Your Food was the winner of Michelle Obama’s “Apps For Healthy Kids” National Contest and was selected from hundreds of submitted games by industry leaders, including Mark Pincus, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Advice, Educational, Featured, Feeding, Food, Nutrition, Parenting

Robeez Coupon Code – 20% off

Through the first of April, get 20% off all full priced footwear and apparel items at Robeez! This is a great deal to get spring shopping done and the perfect clothing and footwear for a young child ready to pay outside! 20% off all full-priced footwear and apparel items, with code: SPRING20 … Read entire article »

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Old Navy Coupon Code – 20% off

Through Sunday, get 20% off new arrivals at Old Navy! Just in time for spring, Old Navy is getting tons of weather appropriate, new spring fashions! Starts 3/8 – Shop OldNavy.com and save 20% Off New Arrivals. Online Only. Use code ONNEW20. Ends 3/11! … Read entire article »

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What A Mom Wants: Personalized Pacifiers

What A Mom Wants: Personalized Pacifiers

I attend lots of baby showers. While I always purchase a gift from the mom-to-be’s registry, I also like to add an affordable yet personal gift that reflects my style. Pacifiers soothe cranky babies and may even reduce the risk of SIDS. Personalized pacifiers are a hot gift trend, but many parents may not know that “bling” on a pacifier could pose a choking hazard. MAM Personalized Pacifiers allow parents to safely create adorable customized MAM pacifiers. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Gear, Baby Gifts, Design Your Own, Featured, Gift Guides, Gift Ideas, Hip Find, Personalized

Friends With Kids Twitter Party

Friends With Kids Twitter Party

Join us for a Friends With Kids Twitter Party on Thursday, March 8th at 9pm Eastern for a fun discussion about parenting, love and relationships as well as a chance to win Fandango gift cards and prizes. Hashtag #friendswithkids Friends With Kids is a daring and poignant ensemble comedy about a close-knit circle of friends at that moment in life when children arrive and everything changes. The last two singles in the group observe the effect that kids have … Read entire article »

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Green Your Nursery

With their love of the outdoors, children are natural environmentalists. My preschooler loved the new Lorax movie. Afterwards, he wanted to plant some trees. Teaching your kids to be earth friendly is easier than you think. Reading books about nature, recycling, planting trees and gardening are all fun ways to teach your kids. Being earth friendly as a mom is a bit harder. Some of my friends use cloth diapers. I admire them for being so eco-friendly, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Contests, Eco-Friendly, Featured

Living Like the Lorax

Living Like the Lorax

Since I’m a busy working mom, I love it when companies offer affordable, practical ways to help the environment. Seventh Generation is one of my favorite companies because they offer greener cleaning products that are priced competitively. I recently had a chance to test their Natural 4X Detergent. The formula “uses multiple enzyme systems to fight the toughest stains” according to the folks at Seventh Generation. Honestly, I’m not sure what that means, but I was … Read entire article »

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