Fit to Be Tied Ties are the “flowers” equivalent for men. Sure, they are safe…but safe can be so very boring. Mom may be able to pick out a stylish accessory, but most Dads already have plenty of neckties. If the young kids make the selection, you may get something truly unusual…which will also describe […]
Archives for May 2007
HABA Toys Have Old-World Charm
Combining old-world charm with progressive design, HABA produces high-quality, but affordable toys for babies. Like the handcrafted toys of yesteryear, most of HABA’s items are made out of wood (naturally germ-resistant) and cloth. With stories in the news about the possible dangers of plastic toys, the safety-appeal of these more natural materials is clear. HABA’s […]
Forgot Mother’s Day?
Oops! Did you forget something? It isn’t too late to: Get her a gift certificate at her favorite store at GiftCertificates.com. Take her out to eat and save money by using Restaurant.com. Let her know you love her with a Hipster Card, FREE e-Cards that are actually hip and cool.
Happy Mother’s Day!
Happy Mother’s Day to everyone! Enjoy the time with your loved ones. If you are far away from you loved ones, check out our site for some retail therapy… …or read one of the great Moms or Dads on our blogroll–like retail therapy, but cheaper. Leave a comment and make someone happy. Have a great […]
Friday Playgroup – May 11
Mamanista says, “Happy Early Mother’s Day!” Free Frump and Fug Wear: It must be Spring Cleaning time! Maybe we should all post a picture of the most amusing, heartbreaking, or ugly piece of clothing we toss. (IzzyMom) Why Must Everything Be So Difficult: Hey, Janet: Because! ;) (Dancing Through) I’m Awesome (But Then You Already […]
Evenflo Car Seats Recalled
450,000 Evenflo car seat/carriers recalled (CNN) The Consumer Product Safety Commission, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Evenflo Company Inc. announced a recall of Evenflo EmbraceInfant car seat/carriers because of a malfunctioning handle Thursday. Evenflo said that when used in the carrier mode the handle can unexpectedly release, allowing the seat to rotate forward […]
A Parent Relationship Book That Actually Works: Baby Proofing Your Marriage
I admit I was not too hopeful when Babyproofing Your Marriage: How to Laugh More, Argue Less, and Communicate Better as Your Family Grows arrived. Great, I thought, more truism, insightful quotes, and amusing anecdotes with obvious advice everyone knows and no one follows. The authors even admit, “Some actions we suggest in this book […]
Just Cool Baby Stuff at Baby Dagny
So, you need a unique baby gift for your favorite chic new mama, but you do not have time to sift through endless websites and catalogs? Wouldn’t it be great if someone saved you the effort and gathered all the hippest, trendiest and funkiest baby gifts from all over the globe in one user-friendly Internet […]
Memorial Day Party Plans
Evite is such a practical timesaver, and Mama-to-Be uses it a lot. So does everyone else. As a result, I now miss getting invitations in the mail. When I was growing up, I remember the fun of getting an invitation to a friend’s birthday in the mail. Getting mail in your name is always a […]
Brad and Angie Ban Guns for their Brood
According to The Sun, Brad and Angie have barred their bevy of babes and tots from seeing guns on the set of Angelina’s new movie, Wanted….even prop guns. A set source said: “Angelina is protecting them from seeing her making violence look good. It’s caused a few chuckles. Most of her successful roles have had […]