Baby Gizmo Parenting Tip – Playard Bassinets

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I think I’ve mentioned this before, but if not, we are trying to get our YouTube Channel on a schedule. Just like normal programming, we want you to know what days we will be posting the videos that you are most interested in. Maybe you just want to see our baby gear reviews and parenting… Read More

Mommy Judging is Crazy Because We Are All Part of The Mother ‘Hood

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While we are all in this “Mother’Hood” thing together, yet we still find ourselves judging each other for the choices we each make. “Oh, you aren’t breastfeeding? Such a shame.” “You know that those disposable diapers are ruining the earth, right?!” “Must be nice to be a stay-at-home mom and do nothing all day!” “I… Read More

Headed to LA to Meet Kevin Costner & Ginnifer Goodwin #McFarlandUSAEvent

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I’m so excited that I just had to share with you guys that I’m headed to Los Angeles in a couple weeks to meet Kevin Costner and Ginnifer Goodwin! Yes, THE Mr. Costner and Ms. Snow White! Woot! Woot! I was invited to a Disney blogger trip (aka press junket!) that is going to be… Read More

What’s in the Box Wednesday – A New Favorite Toy

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Happy Hump Day! It’s that time of the week again! Time for a “What’s in the Box Wednesday!” Seriously, if you saw the movie “Seven” from 1995, tell me that every time we talk about “What’s in the Box” you don’t hear Brad Pitt’s voice screaming in your head “WHAT’S IN THE BOX?!?! WHAT’S IN THE… Read More

Kids at School Confessional

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It’s time for another episode of Kids at School Confessional. This is where I lock myself away in the house somewhere (usually my closet!) and confess something to you guys while the kids are at school. Why do I need to hide to do this video if my kids are all at school anyway? Because… Read More

Capture Beautiful (and Funny!) Moments with OneDay App

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This post is sponsored. Thanks for supporting Baby Gizmo. It’s not a secret that I video and photograph a ton for Baby Gizmo. I love it. But what you might not know is that I also love to capture my kids in everyday life whether it is their first lost tooth, mastering the two-wheeler or when… Read More

What’s in the Box Wednesday

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If you’ve been following us on Instagram or Facebook, you may know that we started a fun video series a couple weeks back called “What’s in the Box Wednesday?” #WhatsintheBoxWednesday Each Wednesday, the Baby Gizmo kids open a box to reveal all types of fun toys, games, baby products or other great gear. These videos… Read More

New Baby Gear to Look Forward to in 2015

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2015 is going to be another big year for baby gear. New strollers, car seats, play yards and other gear to help you along in this crazy world we call parenting. Today we have picked many of our favorite products that we are looking forward to launching this year. We even have a bunch of… Read More

Janod Magnetibook Alphabet Review (VIDEO)

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Recently one of our Baby Gizmo editors discovered a great learning tool for boosting her daughter’s spelling skills. Janod’s Magnetibook Alphabet is one of a series of magnetic games/activities which is contained in a convenient book shaped box that makes it great for at home play or on-the-go. The books encourage language, fun and creative play. Magnetibook Alphabet… Read More

$100 Amazon Get What You Want Giveaway – Part 2

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners –  Alexandra T. and Carrie N. A few months ago we did a “Get What You Want Giveaway” and it was a wild success. We planned to follow it up with another similar giveaway but the holiday giveaways took front and center and we decided to wait until the… Read More

The Master Closet Before the Transformation

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Organization hasn’t always been my strong suit especially when it I don’t have the proper tools. My husband likes to joke I have a bit of hoarding blood in my system because things get a bit cluttered in my life. I have to say, I’m no where near a hoarder but I could always be… Read More

LG Twin Wash System + Mini Washer #CES2015

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Who hasn’t dreamed of being able to do laundry faster? Or a way to wash your delicates, athletic wear or even cloth diapers separately but not add time to your laundry duties? Well, LG heard your mom cries and is coming out with a fabulous Twin Wash System + Mini Washer that allows you to… Read More

DIY Craft: How to Make Paper Snowflakes

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It’s all the rage in the grade schools this winter to make paper snowflakes. Not just the simple cut a flat snowflake out of a sheet of paper type but an elaborate 3D craft that kids like to hang around the house as decoration. While these snowflakes look complicated, my 9 year old daughter showed… Read More

American Girl 2015 Doll of the Year – Grace Thomas

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    It’s big news in the American Girl world today!! The 2015 Doll of the Year has been announced and girls everywhere are squealing with delight!   Grace Thomas, 2015 Girl of the Year, is an avid baker with an entrepreneurial spirit, is motivated to follow her dream of starting a baking business after… Read More

Peanut Butter Caramel Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars Recipe

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It’s holiday baking season! This week I’m visiting family for Christmas and that means I’m baking up a storm. I shared a photo of these cookie bars on my Instagram feed and people literally freaked out wanting the recipe. After my family devoured the entire pan, we decided that you NEED this recipe. It’s so… Read More

At Home with Baby Gizmo Episode Seven – Dining Room

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Welcome to our dining room! To be honest, we don’t get a ton of visitors who stay to eat a fancy meal, but if we did, the dining room is ready. At least, almost ready. Located at the front of the house right by the front door, this is the one of the rooms that… Read More

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