Don’t know what to make for Halloween? How about whipping up a batch of stir-fry worms and insects, or perhaps you’d like to chew on swamp rat kebabs, or maybe make a mini-eyeball pizza for a quick snack? All these dreadful delights are in the Shrek Cookbook. Some of the recipes have scream-worthy names (Swamp […]
Archives for October 2007
Fabulous Deal: Restaurant.com Coupon Code for 70% Off!
When Mama-to-Be told me about Restaurant.com, the offer sounded too good to be true. This is no trick, though. You can purchase a $25 gift certificate for many of your favorite local restaurants for just $10. And right now, they have a 70% Off Sale, which means you get the Gift Certificate for just $3. […]
Last-Minute Halloween Ideas and Inspiration
Just one more day until Halloween. Here are some posts for last minute inspiration. Don’t forget to check out our Halloween Suggestions, including Eerie Edibles (Halloween Recipes and Links), Paper Bag Costume and Mask Ideas, and Printable Halloween Party Games. Enjoy Your Trick Or Treating and Haunted Halloween Fun! Halloween Crafts & Activities: Halloween Crafts […]
Creative Gifts for New Moms and Mamas-to-Be: BabyBlooms!
As a Mama-to-Be, I’ve received some great gifts. One of my favorites has to be the BabyBlooms bouquet! BabyBlooms bouquets are made of baby clothes that have been individually hand-rolled into the likeness of flower buds. I received the Blue Classic Bouquet ($85). It includes: 1 reversible hat, 1 long sleeved sleepsuit, 2 bodysuits, 2 […]
Get Stylish with Nina Garcia from Project Runway and Elle
I’ve been reading this fun copy of The Little Black Book of Style, by Nina Garcia, and I have an extra one to give away to you! This book has fashion tips from the Fashion Director of Elle and the insightful and incisive Project Runway judge, Nina Garcia. Equally at home in couture and thrift […]
Sale at eBags: Handbags, Purses, and Cases, Oh My!
We heart a great deal and this one is too good not to share… Click Here to get 20% Off at eBags.com – Sunday October 28th Only! eBags has the hottest brands, including top diaper bag picks, like Fleurville (pictured), OiOi, Ju-Ju-Be, and Diaper Dude. So, if you have been eying that hip mama diaper […]
Friday Playgroup: October 26, 2007
Who needs therapy? The internet is cheaper. How to Raise your Children to be the Type of Adults You Want Them to Be: I began writing what they call a mission statement… (Thingamababy) To Put it Bluntly, Kids Are… (Suburban Oblivion) Stepping Off: A Frog in Hot Water: When divorce is a new beginning. An […]
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 […]
Zoe’s Picks: Must-Have Shoes and Boots and a Sale at Piperlime
Rachel Zoe may have insulted the devastatingly powerful and fabulous Ms. Wintour, but her picks for Five Must Have Shoes can all be done in Mommy-Friendly Style: a timeless patent, the simple riding boot (just picked up a pair myself), a stunning red shoe (contrary to Southern Belles, these are now acceptable for respectable adult […]
Halloween Recipe Carnival and Contest Winners!
Congratulations to the winners of our Kooky Carnival of Haunted Halloween Remarkable Recipes for Terrifyingly Tasty Treats and Eerie Edibles! My pick for the spookiest treat is Jen’s Mummy Dogs and Random.org wants to scarf down some of Pamela’s Jack-o’-Lantern Crackers. You each won a copy of the Shrek Cookbook AND a six month subscription […]