7 Things No-one Tells You About Having a C-Section

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Coming up is an important milestone for me, which will mark three months to the date that I went through two life-changing events: 1) on 16 July 2014 I was blessed with a daughter, Baby K; and 2) I had a cesarean. I have to differentiate between the two things and treat them as if… Read More

Quick Tip: How To Keep Little Kids Busy

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Today we’re sharing a quick tip on how to keep your kids busy at a restaurant or at home when you need five minutes of peace to just drink that cup of coffee alone. This is for parents of little ones, mainly toddlers and preschoolers, and involves you having two bags of $1 toys from… Read More

Review: Disney Girls’ “Frozen” Silver-Plated Anna and Elsa Pendant Necklace

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If you’re looking for a simple gift for a little girl who is a big fan of Frozen this holiday season, consider this necklace from Disney. My 4 year old daughter recently received this and she absolutely loves it! I had to tell you about it because it’s not like your usual plastic Frozen necklace-… Read More

My Miscarriage Experience

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  Something about writing to other women, other parents, helps me get through the hard days. I wrote when my Mirena IUD perforated my uterus at 6 weeks post partum and I had to have emergency surgery, when we found out my son had lip tie and that that’s what was causing my intense breastfeeding… Read More

Oh Baby, What a Deal! Save 20% on Baby Gear at Amazon.com!

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We have great news! Now through September 30, Amazon Baby Store customers can save an additional 20% off car seats, strollers and baby gear by using the promo code WHATADEAL at checkout! The Oh Baby, What a Deal promotion includes a great selection of products from Graco, Evenflo, Safety 1st, Chicco and Recaro. Below are… Read More

Britax ClickTight Convertible Car Seat Demo (VIDEO)

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Hollie has been posting a lot of videos for you from the ABC Kids Expo, but this is my favorite by far. As a mom of 2, I know how much we all dread installing the car seat. Well, say hello to the Britax ClickTight Convertible Car Seat, released last month and starting at $329.99,… Read More

Baby Jogger City Mini Zip Stroller (VIDEO)

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The Baby Jogger City Mini Zip stroller was released in Jun 2014, and we have an exclusive video of it just for you! With the capability of carrying a child from birth through to 55lbs, and weighing only 16lbs, this is one you should see. It boasts the smallest Baby Jogger stroller fold, that you… Read More

UPPAbaby G-Link Sneak Peak (VIDEO)

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We have a sneak peak for you of the first double umbrella stroller from UPPAbaby! This new stroller will be released in Summer 2015, and retail for $399. It weighs just 20lbs and can hold approximately 50lbs per seat. Check out our Baby Gizmo video below!

Nervous Preschooler? Put Your Photo In Their Backpack!

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Starting preschool is a big deal, and it can be very scary for a little one. Have you thought about packing a photo of your family in your child’s backpack, to make them feel better if they feel sad? That’s exactly what we did. My daughter turns four next month, and we recently visited a… Read More

Product Review: Kidkraft Annabelle Dollhouse

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  If you’re looking for a dollhouse for your little one, as we were, prepare to be overwhelmed. There are a LOT on the market, ranging from small to huge, plastic to wood, and with all the various amenities a doll truly needs (apparently). You know who helped me make my decision? My old friend… Read More

Earthpaste: A toothpaste so natural, you can swallow it!

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I was previously a normal don’t-care-what-toothpaste-we-use-as-long-as-it-tastes-good kind of person. Then my daughter was born, and I wanted safer options of everything. I decided to make my own toothpaste. Ha! I am no Pinterest mama. I was kind of lazy and wasn’t into spending the time to get the right ingredients, so my family ended up… Read More

Pottery Barn Doll “My First” Stroller

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Here’s how I approached doll stroller gift shopping for my daughter: Can you push it? Yes? Sold. Here’s how she approached doll stroller shopping: “I want the pink and grey one in the store!!!” Yes, thanks to my husband taking my children on an impromptu trip inside a Pottety Barn Kids store, all I heard… Read More

10 Ways To Know That You Live With a 3 or 4 Year Old

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We talk about the sleepless nights of the baby stage, the madness of the toddler years, and the terrifying terrible twos, but we really don’t talk about the roller coaster ride of emotions that are the preschool years. What’s it like living with a kid who can now express themselves well? Here are ten signs… Read More

Kleynimals Review- The Perfect Teether For Your Baby!

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As a parent, you know one of the things all babies are drawn to are our keys. House keys, car keys, baby doesn’t care, as long as they shine and jingle, they go where everything else goes when they’re exploring- the mouth. Yum!     Enter Eli the Elephant, Gus the Giraffe, and Leo the… Read More

Does Your Child Grind Their Teeth?

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Back in May, we flew to London to visit my family for a month. Both my kids (almost 4 and almost 2) still sleep next to us, so in London, we had the same set up. About ten days into our trip, I started hearing a terrible noise that I recognized very well- the sound… Read More

Cooper Tire Giveaway!

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 CONGRATS TO OUR WINNER – Denise April. Every single day, we receive emails, Facebook messages, texts and requests for “What’s the best water table? Bouncer? Stroller? Car seat?” and the list goes on! Products – we all love them. We love to search for them, read about them, buy them, play with them, and photograph… Read More

Nespresso Aeroccino 3 Gives You Milky, Frothy Coffee At Home!

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I think all parents *need* coffee. Only a few months ago I wrote about this stainless steel French Press that is now so well loved in our home that I’ve deemed it my third child. We like to have milk in our coffee, but warming it in a small pan with two little children running… Read More

Product Review: Lego Junior House Suitcase

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My daughter was recently gifted this Lego Juniors House Suitcase, which is aimed at children 4-8 years old. She loves pretty much anything pink, and enjoys building with blocks and the larger Legos, so when she saw this, she was completely thrilled! The set comes in a pink plastic suitcase the size of a laptop,… Read More

5 Foods That Increase Milk Supply

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Tomorrow is the start of Ramadan, a very special month where Muslims fast from both food and drink from sunrise to sunset, in order to focus on themselves and their spiritual journey. Most nursing mothers do not fast during this time, but for those who do feel comfortable breastfeeding and fasting, here are five food… Read More

Travel Review: Gambado in Chelsea, London

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While visiting London, even in summer, you need to have an idea of what you will do when it rains. With two small children, we decided to make a trip to Gambado, an indoor play center in London. Fun is not enough to describe how great this place is! Seriously, the kids loved it! The… Read More