Introducing Junior Gizmo! (GIVEAWAY)

Junior Gizmo

We have big news today! We have officially launched Junior Gizmo! This is a YouTube Channel dedicated to toys and everything kid-related. This channel features exclusively kids and is for kids! (Or moms and dads looking for the hottest toys for a gift idea!) We know that we have two very distinct audiences on YouTube –… Read More

Graco Pace Stroller Review by Baby Gizmo (VIDEO)

Graco Pace

Knowing that not everyone wants to drop a mint on a baby stroller, we are sticking with our goal to review more budget-friendly strollers and other gear for parents. Today we are talking about the lightweight, easy-to-fold, and travel-friendly Graco Pace Stroller. SEAT The Graco Pace stroller accommodates up to 50 lbs. The seat measures… Read More

Does having heartburn during pregnancy mean your baby has a lot of hair?

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Was your baby’s hair the cause of your heartburn? While searching for natural pregnancy tips to relieve heartburn, you may have come across claims surrounding the link between heartburn during pregnancy and the amount of hair that your baby has. Some people think that if your baby has a lot of hair, this could be… Read More

How to Make Peanut Butter & Jelly Sushi Rolls (Video)

Peanut Butter & Jelly Sushi

It’s Foodie Friday and we are sharing a quick video about how to switch up the boring peanut butter and jelly sandwich to make it fun. My kids love pb&j but they do get bored with the same square sandwich day after day. So, when we need to add a little fun to their lunch,… Read More

What’s In the Box Wednesday – Kinder Surprise Eggs

Kinder Eggs

Okay, most of us have all heard how popular these “egg opening” videos are on YouTube. You know, the Kinder Surprise Egg videos where kids and adults open the Kinder chocolate eggs to reveal what toy surprise is inside. I have to be honest that at first I didn’t get it. Why are kids so… Read More

Baby Jogger Vue Lite Travel System Review (VIDEO)

Baby Jogger Vue Lite

Baby Jogger launched a new super-light travel system a couple of months ago and we have the scoop for you! Remember when we introduced you to the Baby Jogger Vue Lite stroller at the ABC Kids Expo last fall? Well, the Vue Lite is out on the market and there is a travel system option… Read More

What Exactly is Attachment Parenting?

attachment parenting

When a woman becomes pregnant and jumps into the world of babies, she will probably stumble into the world or at least hear a lot about “attachment parenting” from friends, family and online. If this is your first time on the baby block, you may have no idea what attachment parenting actually means. To help… Read More

I’ll Be At Big Baby Bash and Toddler Jam

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Sure, you probably all know me from my YouTube videos. You read my daily status updates on Facebook. Maybe you read my tweets? But you rarely to get actually see me in person up close and personal and not very often in Austin, TX!  Well, if you are in the Austin area (or anywhere close!), I’m happy to… Read More

New Study Finds Babies Breastfed Longer Are More Intelligent

breastfed baby

We know that breastfeeding your baby has an abundance of benefits including increasing your baby’s immunity, reduced ear infections, lower risk for asthma, lower chance of developing type 1 and type 2 diabetes and high cholesterol later in life and much more. Bottom line – it’s good for your baby. However, there has long been a debate about… Read More

Third trimester Pregnancy Nausea? Yes, it’s possible

third trimester

When you hear from friends or family members who have experienced pregnancies, you may find that morning sickness is a recurring topic. It’s an unfortunate side effect that many women go through during the first trimester  that sometimes makes waking up in the morning a less-than-desirable prospect. However, you might not have heard tales of… Read More

Fisher Price 4-in-1 Rock ‘n Glide Soother Video Review

fisher price infant seat

The Fisher-Price 4-in-1 Rock ‘n Glide Soother is a motorized infant seat that will help you soothe your baby with a gentle rock or glide when your arms need a break. This multi-purpose baby seat offers two motion directions (head to toe or side-to-side) with three gliding speeds and two reclining positions. We love that the seat… Read More

Britax Marathon ClickTight Ultimate Comfort Series

Britax Marathon ClickTight: Comfort Series

We’ve talked before about the fabulous Britax ClickTight car seats. Whether you are installing the car seats rear-facing or forward-facing, the ClickTight Technology will make it easier to get a proper (and safe!) installation every time.  Honestly, it is one of the easiest to install convertible car seats that you can buy. Plus, with SafeCell… Read More

New Study Finds Women Gain More Weight Than Recommended During Pregnancy

Weight During Pregnancy

It’s the one thing that inevitably happens to all women during pregnancy, we gain weight. But a new study has found that almost half of all pregnant women gain more weight than is recommended by their physician. Study co-author Andrea Sharma, an epidemiologist with the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Maternal and… Read More

On the Go Snacks Kids Love

Snack Grab Bags

Thanks to Horizon for sponsoring this post.  It’s a fact. Your hungry kids will whine a whole lot more than normal. As a mom, I just can’t fit all that extra whining in our busy schedule. I have to be one step ahead at all times to make sure to stop them in their tracks… Read More

PLAY-DOH Sweet Shoppe Swirl and Scoop Ice Cream Playset Review

Playdoh toys

Do you have a holiday, birthday or other special event coming up that you need a gift? Play-Doh is always a great option whether it is your kid’s classmate birthday party or a special event gift for your child. This new Play-Doh Sweet Shoppe Swirl and Scoop Ice Cream Playset will have your child asking… Read More

Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie Soup Recipe

Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie

It’s been a long winter all over the country, so I’m guessing you are running low on dinner ideas to throw in the crockpot. If you aren’t slow cooker obsessed, don’t underestimate the power of this great tool. It makes dinner a breeze when you throw everything in one pot in the morning and return… Read More

Seven Things to Do to Get Ready for Spring Break

Spring Break Tips

Thanks to AT&T for sponsoring this spring break preparation post. Spring break is only a few weeks off for us so it’s time to get planning. I’m one of those type-A parents who likes to have a plan in place for where we are going, when and what we are taking with us. Sure, sometimes… Read More

Quinoa Parmesan Chicken

Quinoa Chiicken Parm

Remember when I told you earlier this week that I’m kind of obsessed with quinoa right now thanks to Urban Remedy? I wasn’t kidding. Last night, I tried a Quinoa Parmesan Chicken recipe that the entire family gobbled up. Yes, my husband was hesitant at first because he still doesn’t understand why quinoa has to… Read More

Want to make labor easier? Exercise during pregnancy is the answer!

Exercise During Pregnancy

By the editors of Pregnancy Magazine. You’re going to gain weight during pregnancy, its inevitable, but you can exercise to help keep you in shape, make labor easier and avoid packing on too many pounds. According to the Mayo Clinic, exercise during pregnancy can help to ease or even prevent back pain as well as… Read More

Great Wolf Lodge Wolf Den Suite Room Tour (VIDEO)

Great Wolf Lodge

Last week we gave you an entire tour of the Great Wolf Lodge in Concord, NC. The week before that, we took you inside the KidKamp Suite. Today we are taking you inside the Great Wolf Lodge Wolf Den Suite for a room tour. When booking a stay at the Great Wolf Lodge, you will be presented… Read More