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Sweater Yourself This Holiday Season!

If you aren’t hosting your own holiday sweater party, I bet you’re going to at least one this season! We are a week away from Christmas and time is running short to get your paws on a great festive holiday sweater (remember, the more bling and blinking lights, the better). Through the Ad Council’s campaign with Goodwill® they have developed a new, interactive tool that helps you have fun with seasonal clothing and reminds your friends of the … Read entire article »

Filed under: Boutiques and Stores, Charity, Christmas, Computer, Costumes, Fashion, Featured Store, Play, Seasonal, Socially Conscious

Wild Pooches at Animal Planet Pet Parade

Wild Pooches at Animal Planet Pet Parade

If you’re like me you love dressing up your pet and taking him/her trick or treating with the family. This year be sure to dress your pet up in one of these amazing costumes from animal planet!  I am absolutely in love with this Zebra costume!  My kids had a blast dressing him up.  They sure got a kick out of the costume.  Even Snowball knew to pose!  They also list some ideas for some really … Read entire article »

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Photogenic Halloween Costumes for Your Boo-tiful Baby

Photogenic Halloween Costumes for Your Boo-tiful Baby

To get in the Halloween spirit, Baby Mwah and I have been reading Halloween Treats: A Touch-and-Feel Book ($6.99) by Tom Arma, who the New York Times called “the most published baby photographer in the world.” Baby Mwah loves looking at these sweet, cuddly babies all dressed up for their very first Halloween in adorable costumes. He can pet the fuzzy polar bear, touch the satiny jack-o’-lantern costume, feel the queen’s velvet robe, the farmer’s denim overalls and the ballerina’s … Read entire article »

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Babywearing Halloween Costumes

Babywearing Halloween Costumes

Trick or Treating with your kiddo in a sling, mei tai, wrap or carrier?  Make your babywearing part of the costume.  Here are a few suggestions from us here at Mamanista: Kangaroo – Forward Facing Okay, a marsupial may be an obvious choice…but still adorable!  Dress in tan, get yourself a pair of brown floppy ears, and put your baby in this adorable Baby Kangaroo Costume. Wear baby facing out in the kangaroo carry, of course! If … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Carriers, Costumes, Halloween, Slings, Wraps

Animal Planet Baby and Toddler Costumes

Animal Planet Baby and Toddler Costumes

What’s cuter than cute? Baby animals. Even cuter? Your baby dressed up as a baby animal for Halloween. Check out these Animal Planet™ Infant and Toddler Costumes, available in Meerkat, Monkey, Lemur, White Tiger, and Sea Otter. My favorite is the Animal Planet Collector’s Edition Meerkat Infant Costume (also available as  the Meerkat Toddler Costume). These are super-luxury costumes that are designed to make your baby as comfortable as he is adorable. There is a full … Read entire article »

Filed under: 00-06 Months, 06-12 Months, 12-18 Months, Costumes, Halloween, Toddlers

Halloween Costume Discounts, Promotions, and Coupon Codes

Check out these great deals on Halloween costumes, decorations, and supplies!  We’ll be updating this post over the next two weeks, and you can also visit our coupon section for the latest Halloween Coupon Codes. BuyCostumes.com Coupon Codes 10% Off Orders $50+ at BuyCostumes.com with Coupon Code zombie50 (ends 10/31) 10% Off Animal Planet Costumes with Coupon Code ap10 (ends 10/17) Free Shipping on orders over $65 at BuyCostumes.com (ends 10/13) Costume Craze Coupon Code Costume Craze: Get 5% off! (coupon code: GET5) Costume SuperCenter Coupon Code Take An Extra 15% Off All Halloween Costumes $35 Or More at CostumeSuperCenter.com! Use Coupon Code SPOOKY15 (ends October 5) Diapers.com Coupon Code Free Shipping at Diapers.com on All Orders with Purchase of a Halloween Costume through 10/31 HalfPriceCostumes.com Coupon Code Get 10% off orders $50+ and HalfPriceCostumes.com (use coupon code hpc10) Halloween Express Coupon Code Get … Read entire article »

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Save $10 on Halloween Costumes at Amazon.com (Deal of the Day)

Save $10 on Halloween Costumes at Amazon.com (Deal of the Day)

Shop for Halloween Costumes early and save at Amazon.com. Spend $50 on costumes and accessories from a single Amazon merchant can get $10 off plus free shipping. (offer good through September 30, 2008) … Read entire article »

Filed under: Costumes, Coupons, Halloween, Uncategorized

Tutus and Toad Frogs Boutique Grand Opening

Tutus and Toad Frogs Boutique Grand Opening

Tutus and Toad Frogs has some of the cutest clothing for babies and children. In fact, we’ve been chatting back and forth about their retro-style clothing. Although we both have different tastes, we’ve each found vintage-inspired items we adore at Tutus and Toad Frogs. Mama-to-Be is partial to the smocking you see on rompers like this sweetly nostalgic ALenny Smocked Circus Bubble. I prefer the funky free spirit of this Willy … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Gifts, Childproofing, Children's Fashion, Costumes, Uncategorized

Mamma’s Milk: Luxe Pouches For Babies and Mamas Who Are Going Places!

I’ve been eager to try out a Mamma’s Milk Pouch Sling ever since I started babywearing. Check out Baby Diva in her luscious new ride–a Mamma’s Milk Silk Pouch. The whole family likes the feel of the luxurious washable silk fabric and the design is subtle and sweet. As soon as I pulled the sling out of the bag, I told Captain Dad that he needs to take us out to dinner so I … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Carriers, Costumes, Halloween, Slings

Brown Paper Bag It for Masked Halloween Fun

If you haven’t chosen a costume for yourself or your child, you still have time to purchase a Halloween costume online and we have a ton of Halloween Costume Coupons. But if you waited until the very last minute, or are hoping to DIY, then you should check out this book: What Can You Do with a Paper Bag? When my kids are old enough to make crafts, I think we’ll have a ball creating the hats, … Read entire article »

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