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*New Toyfinder App BabyLOVE makes Holiday Shopping Easy

*New Toyfinder App BabyLOVE makes Holiday Shopping Easy

If you can believe it, there are only 69 days left until Christmas and 52 days until Hanukkah. The clock is ticking and, even though I LOOOOOVE to shop, I’m getting a bit anxious on what on earth I’m going to get my son, nephews, nieces, neighbors, you name it. Every time you turn on the TV, some new commercial comes on promoting some toy that your kid instantly wants. Every web site has a … Read entire article »

Filed under: 0-5 (By Age Group), Baby Gifts, Baptism Gifts, Birthday Gifts, Chanukah, Christmas, Gift Ideas, Kids Gifts, Services, Tech, Toys (00-06 M), Toys (06-12 M), Toys (12-24 M), Toys (All Ages), Toys (Pre-School), Toys (School Age)

Help Fight Postpartum Depression with Jammies by Helene Laure

Help Fight Postpartum Depression with Jammies by Helene Laure

Did you know that approximately 950,000 women suffer from postpartum depression each year? Some research suggests possibly even more.  Katherine Stone has made it her mission to educate the public on the mental illnesses that afflict pregnant women as well as support the mothers who are struggling with postpartum depression.  Katherine is the founder and editor of Postpartum Progress, the leading blog on postpartum depression. She has also founded the non-profit Postpartum Progress Inc, a national nonprofit focused on vastly … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Fashion, Baby Gifts, Baptism Gifts, Birthday Gifts, Charity, Gift Ideas, Health, Maternity, Onesies, Pajamas, Pregnancy, Snapsuits, Socially Conscious, Women's Issues

My daughter has a new BFF!

My daughter has a new BFF!

My daughter has a new BFF who enjoys the same things she does and looks a lot like her–except her new friend is a lot quieter! And she’s a total doll! My daughter and I have a lot in common but she is more girly than I ever was. So, I have learned to navigate the world of tutus and dolls and all things pink. We had a lot of fun together making the My BFF … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baptism Gifts, Dolls, Featured, Kids Gifts

Customized Book for Your Creature

Customized Book for Your Creature

Personalization is enjoying a renaissance in the children’s market.  But why settle for just having your kid’s name in a book when the main character can look like your kid. Even better, MJM Books publishes original personalized, customizable children’s stories with illustrations drawn by an artist. All three available books are sweet stories about the unique perspective children have on the world.  My favorite is What Animal Are You? — a version of a game my daughter … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Gifts, Baptism Gifts, Birthday Gifts, Books, Books (0-3), Books (Pre-School), Contests, Featured, Kids Gifts, Personalized, Pre-schoolers, Toddlers

Posh Blankets for Plush Tots

Posh Blankets for Plush Tots

When an ordinary blanket just will not do, when you cannot find the perfect cover to match your child’s room, Posh Blankets offer a chic custom option. Design your own blanket by selecting the size, from itty bitty and lovey for babies up to the generously-sized blankets for teens or adults.  Posh Blankets even creates pillows, too.  Then, select from beautiful fabric choices for the front and back.  You can also choose to add monogram, patchwork … Read entire article »

Filed under: 00-06 Months, 06-12 Months, 12-18 Months, Baby Gifts, Baptism Gifts, Birthday Gifts, Contests, Coupons, Design Your Own, Featured, Kids Gifts, Nursery Decor, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Toddlers

I’m Charmed

I’m Charmed

For Mother’s Day, I received a beautiful charm from Not Just Any Old Day. The solid sterling silver calendar charm is marked with a clear Swarovski crystal for my son’s April birthday. You can select from 12 different birthstones to customize your charm. The pictures don’t really do this charm justice.  Each charm is customized by the designer and then hand-antiqued, which gives the finished piece more of an heirloom quality rather than a cookie-cutter look. The Fleur De … Read entire article »

Filed under: Accessories (Adult), Baby Gifts, Baptism Gifts, Fashion, Featured, Gift Ideas, Hip Find, Jewelry, Mommy Gifts