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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

UPrinting Business Cards Giveaway!

UPrinting Business Cards Giveaway!

Looking professional is very important for most businesses. For small businesses, personalizing your own business cards might be the way to get clients, secure advertising or simply get your name out there. They have a high market value and give those you interact with an idea of what you are capable of doing and willing to offer. Through UPrinting, business cards can be colorful, clear and individualized to your own needs. UPrinting also offers printing services … Read entire article »

Filed under: Contests, Featured, Personalized

Stuck on You

Stuck on You

I’m not ashamed to admit that I’m a label fanatic. Labels combine my childhood love of stickers and my grown-up obsession with organization. I own a label-maker, which gets a lot of use in my house. If you’re looking for an inexpensive label, I would definitely use a label-maker. But when you need a label that can stand up to daily use, I.D. Me Labels is a good choice. They sent me some All Purpose Icon … Read entire article »

Filed under: Back to School, Design Your Own, Featured, Germ Protection, Organizers, Personalized, School Aged Children, Toddlers

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

It’s Not Too Late: Make a Homemade Christmas Card

It’s Not Too Late: Make a Homemade Christmas Card

Before baby was born, I used to finish all of my Christmas cards on the day after Thanksgiving. It was an important holiday tradition for me. I used Christmas cards to get in touch with old friends and to send photos to those elderly relatives and friends who just haven’t gotten the hang of email. This year, I waited until the last-minute to get started…but my cards will still arrive before Christmas Day.  Even if you haven’t started on … Read entire article »

Filed under: Christmas, Design Your Own, Personalized, Photographs, Seasonal

One of a Kind Luxury Baby Blankets

One of a Kind Luxury Baby Blankets

When Baby Mwah is baptized in July, he’ll be wrapped in a super soft, luxurious personalized blanket from www.fillintheblankie.com. This is not your ordinary personalized baby gift. Fill In the Blankie is a Dallas-based company that specializes in ultra personalized baby blankets. Unlike its competitors, Fill In the Blankie lets you customize your blanket with up to 200 characters rather than the typical 20-30 characters. You write the copy, and Fill in The Blankie will embroider it along all 4 … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Gifts, Design Your Own, Personalized

Unique Gifts for Your Child

Unique Gifts for Your Child

Personalizing a gift can make the present more memorable. And adding a custom flourish makes the item a perfect fit for its recipient. Copper Hill Kids allows you to customize and personalize a variety of gifts for babies and children. When a business is a labor of love, the joy shines through in the products. New mamas enjoy seeing the name they carefully selected for their baby and young children, like my toddler, feel … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Gifts, Bags (Children), Crafts, Personalized, Shower Gifts, Snapsuits

Not Your Ordinary Personalized Book

Not Your Ordinary Personalized Book

  Since children love seeing their name in print, there are tons of personalized books on the market. But Baby Mwah recently received a personalized book from Freckle Box that blows away the competition. The “My Name Is” Book by Freckle Box teaches your child how to spell his or her name through stunning personalized images. Your child’s name is shown in leaves, stars, ladybugs, seashells, pigeons and more as well as in the text of the … Read entire article »

Filed under: Books, Books (0-3), Books (Pre-School), Books (School Aged), Personalized

A Baby Gift With a Personal Touch: Custom, Hand-Painted Onesies

A Baby Gift With a Personal Touch: Custom, Hand-Painted Onesies

I’m always on the lookout for unique baby gifts. After Baby Mwah was born, I received a hand-painted, personalized onesie from www.SweetandSpunky.com. Sweet & Spunky sells custom onesies in a variety of lettering styles, paint colors, and cute little graphics.  Onesies can be personalized with a baby’s name, nickname, or whatever witty saying you can think up. There are four lettering styles, 9 colors and 12 graphics available. Baby Mwah’s onesie is personalized with his name and an adorable fish graphic using … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Gifts, Children's Fashion, Contests, Coupons, Onesies, Personalized

Born With a Custom Beaded Spoon in Her Mouth

Baby loves that her personalized baby spoon from Beaded Things is made especially for her. Even Daddy, who rarely notices or comments upon baby items, thought the spoon was sweet. Toddlers are so proud when they master utensils and they really enjoy having personalized items.  My baby already knows this is her special spoon and likes to carry it around during the day. Practical and cute, these spoons make a unique, fun, and useful baby gift. The … Read entire article »

Filed under: 06-12 Months, 12-18 Months, Baby Gifts, Baby Shower, Feeding, Gift Ideas, Personalized, Pre-schoolers