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Animal Planet Pet Parade and Costumes

Animal Planet Pet Parade and Costumes

Halloween is almost here!  We love to dress up as a family and go trick or treating. Our family is sure to include our dog Snowball in on the fun.  After all, he is part of the family! Dress up your pet with one of these adorable pet costumes from Animal Planet. This year my favorite is the peacock costume and I couldn’t wait to snap a picture of my dog Snowball all dressed up. The … Read entire article »

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Dream Big with Paddywhack Lane

Dream Big with Paddywhack Lane

I’m excited to announce that Paddywhack Lane’s new picture book “The Costume Trunk” and line of coordinating toys is now available at Barnes & Noble stores nationwide and online at www.paddywhacklane.com. In “The Costume Trunk,” a group of children discover a magic costume trunk which becomes the passageway to the enchanting land of Paddywhack Lane, where you can be anything you want to be if you just believe. The coordinating toys (aka “Costumed Kids”) are simply adorable. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured, Gift Ideas, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Toys (Pre-School)

The Most Comfortable Halloween Costumes for Babies and Toddlers

The Most Comfortable Halloween Costumes for Babies and Toddlers

For my son’s first Halloween, I bought him a dragon costume with a hood. He hated it. I think I snapped one picture of him in it before I had to just change him into regular clothes. But I learn from my mistakes so last year my 14 month-old son wore pajamas. Now, lest you think I am some sort of Great-Pumpkin Hating Halloween Grinch, these weren’t just ANY pajamas. These were skeleton … Read entire article »

Filed under: Coupons, Dress-Up, Featured, Halloween

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