How to Remove Crayon from the inside of a Dryer

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The last thing I needed on the day before Christmas school break and while I’m trying to finish holiday shopping online AND pack for our trip to see family is to find blue crayon in my dryer ALL OVER MY KIDS’ CLOTHES. Lucky me, that is exactly what I got this morning! Ugh. Yep, a… Read More

Our Travel with Kids Wish List vs. Reality

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If you’ve traveled with kids before, you know that you have to be prepared. The waiting, the sitting in your seats, the confined space, it’s all a bit pretty much a parent’s worst nightmare. What we want to bring and what our kids want to bring are two very different things. Add that to what… Read More

Beados Review by Kids (VIDEO)

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Another new product has attacked our TV and infiltrated all the commercial breaks during kids’ programming this holiday season. Beados is not necessarily a brand new product because it came out earlier this year, but they sure are doing a push to get our kids’ attention. It’s like I can hear the commercial echo in… Read More

Baby Cargo Fiona Bag Video Spotlight + Giveaway

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(Don’t forget to enter the GIVEAWAY at the bottom of the post! It’s a Win one for you AND your friend PARTY!) Thanks so much to Baby Cargo for sponsoring this giveaway.  Diaper bags are a new mom’s “it” accessory. Most moms happily trade out their handbag for a baby bag to schlepp around everything they… Read More

Moms and Starbucks! A Hilarious Parody Video of Taylor Swift’s “Blank Space”

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Moms and Starbucks! We need each other! You have to watch this hilarious Mom Parody of Taylor Swift’s “Blank Space” by What’s Up Moms? It talks to us all! (Side note: Poor Taylor Swift – she is just so easy to make a parody of! First, our Elf on the Shelf Parody and now What’s… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 12

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winner – Laura Benecke On the 12 Day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… AN ORBIT BABY INFANT ESSENTIALS TRAVEL SYSTEM Yep, today’s winner will receive the new Orbit Baby G3 Travel System!! Woot! This travel system includes: – G3 Stroller Base – G3 Cargo Basket – G3 Infant… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 11

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winner –  Macquel DeWitt On the 11th Day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… INGLESINA GUSTO HIGH CHAIR The Gusto is a new compact, easy-to-clean full-featured high chair from Inglesina. When closed, the Gusto is extremely compact and can even stand on its own, taking up minimal space when… Read More

Step2 Mixin’ Up Magic Kitchen Video Review

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Play kitchens are a huge hit with the toddler and preschool crowd. They are not only fun to play with, but they encourage role playing, hand/eye coordination and creativity. Today we are highlighting a new Step2 kitchen that is packed with fun features that will keep toddlers cooking up a storm. We love that this… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 10

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winner – Stephanie Johnson   On the 10th Day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… My choice of a BOB Revolution FLEX or BOB Revolution FLEX DUALLIE!! (US AND CANADA is in on this one!!) That’s right, the winner can choose either the single or the double BOB depending… Read More

At Home with Baby Gizmo Episode Six – Tween Room

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*Don’t forget to read all the way through the article to the bottom because we have a special GIVEAWAY to celebrate Episode Six! Welcome to Episode Six! Today we are taking you inside my tween’s room. She is almost 10 – so we’ll let her have the title of “Tween” for this episode! Again,  I… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 9

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  GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners – Cheryll C. – Maxi Cosi Pria 85 Heidi E. – Quinny Buzz Xtra 2015 On the 9th Day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… (TWO WINNERS TODAY!) Winner #1: MAXI COSI PRIA 85 CONVERTIBLE CAR SEAT The Pria 85 is the only premium convertible car seat… Read More

Fisher-Price Power Wheels Ford F-150 Review Video

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Today’s holiday toy highlight is the Fisher-Price Power Wheels Ford F-150 battery-powered ride-on. This rough and rugged ride-on is fun to drive and the kids love it. Our Baby Gizmo testers took this blue Ford to the open road driving it all over the neighborhood including on grass, gravel and pavement. We love that this Power Wheels… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 8

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners – Melissa W. –  Step2 Ford F150 SVT Raptor Amy F. – Step2 Spin & Go Cruiser On the 8th Day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… (TWO WINNERS TODAY!) Winner #1 will receive: Step2 2-IN-1 FORD F-150 SVT RAPTOR  Last week we introduced you to the this… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 7

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to the winners – Hannah M. – Fisher-Price Trackmaster Kimberly G – Peg Perego Choo Choo Express On the 7th day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… It’s TRAIN DAY in the 12 Days of Christmas! PLUS TWO WINNERS TODAY!   Winner #1 will receive a… FISHER-PRICE THOMAS AND FRIENDS TRACKMASTER… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 6

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winner – Wendy Russo On the 6th Day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… (One winner takes all today!)   Seedling Design Your Own Superhero Cape Every kid wants to be a superhero, right? This creative kit by Seeding will have them designing and creating their very own Superhero… Read More

Peg Perego Choo Choo Express Review (VIDEO)

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Okay, Moms, fess up! Who was a fan of Ricky Schroder in Silver Spoons as a kid? Who wished they too could have a train that they could ride INSIDE the house? I totally just dated myself, didn’t I? Good news, your toddler can! While the Peg Perego Choo Choo Express is much smaller so… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 5

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners – Samantha H. and her friend Theresa J. On the 5th day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… and my friend…because Baby Gizmo is awesome… BRITAX B-AGILE 4 The B-Agile 4 is the beloved B-Agile stroller but with the four wheels that some parents feel that they MUST… Read More

Kids at School Confessional

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Sometimes you just need to get something off your chest. Just to clear the air. I’m a hypocrite. There I said it. Not in everything, not even every day but I was caught last week. I’m not ashamed. I just want to come clean on my side of the story. Last week, we debuted the Taylor… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 4

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners –  Ashley L. and her friend Elizabeth W. On the 4th day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… Psst…It’s a Win One for You AND a Friend Party and Canada is in! PEG PEREGO TATAMIA There is no denying that the Italian-made Peg Perego Tatamia looks great! It’s… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 3

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners –  Maggie A. – Safety 1st Advance SE 65 Air + Convertible Car Seat Katie F. – Serena & Lily Sausalito Moses Basket On the 3rd day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… (Psst…another TWO winners today!) Safety 1st Advance SE 65 Air + Convertible Car Seat The Safety 1st… Read More