Disney Channel Bad Hair Day Review

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Tonight a new family TV movie premieres on the Disney Channel that we think your kids are going to love. Leigh-Allyn Baker (the mom from Good Luck Charlie) and Laura Marano (Austin & Ally) star in this comedy about a high school tech-whiz whose perfectly planned prom day turns into a wild ride across town, thanks to… Read More

Disney Animators’ Collection Elsa Mini Doll Play Set Unboxing

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Welcome to What’s in the Box? Wednesday! Today, video is a little bit different. It’s more of an “unboxing” because our Baby Gizmo tester already knew what it was. I picked up one of these adorable Disney Animators’ Collection Elsa Mini Doll Play Sets from the Disney Store on the Disney Studios Lot when I was… Read More

Disney Channel Bad Hair Day Interview with Leigh-Allyn Baker

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On my trip to LA this past weekend for a Disney press junket, I had the opportunity to rub elbows and hang out with one of my daughter’s favorite moms. Well, favorite mom besides me, of course, and this one just happens to be on TV. Yep, my daughter’s fav TV mom is Leigh-Allyn Baker… Read More

Fisher Price UltraLite Day and Night Playard Review

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Fisher-Price recently debuted a new, stocked-with-features, lightweight playard that is perfect for traveling, at home and putting on your baby registry. The Fisher-Price UltraLite Day and Night Playard easily transforms from roomy playard, giving baby a comfy place to nap and play during the day and sleep at night, to a compact, lightweight, travel-friendly package that… Read More

New ABC Series Fresh Off the Boat

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ABC debuted a brand new sitcom, Fresh Off the Boat, last week that we think you might enjoy.  I attended a press junket in Los Angeles for Disney and had the opportunity to preview tonight’s episodes. I found the cast lovable and the 1990s references great, but I do feel that this is a sitcom for adults.… Read More

What’s in the Box Wednesday – VTech Toy Unboxing

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It’s Hump Day! Woop! Woop! Not only can we quote the Geico commercial about Hump Day but we can also play “What’s in the Box Wednesday?!” The Baby Gizmo Littles are at it again with a toy unboxing that takes a popular line of Vtech toys to the next level. Take a peek at our… Read More

How to Buy a Stroller (VIDEO)

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These days, one of the biggest decisions a mom has to make when she is having a baby isn’t necessarily cloth or disposable, what color the nursery will be, or breast or formula, but what she is going to push that adorable bundle of joy in for the next 3+ years. Soon after you see… Read More

Burley Solstice Jogging Stroller Review (VIDEO)

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Burley has been known as one of the leaders in bicycle trailers for the past 30 years. While their trailers can convert to jogging strollers, this is the first official “jogging stroller” that Burley is debuting and Baby Gizmo has the scoop! Meet the Burley Solstice. We are super impressed with the design, construction and… Read More

Britax B-Safe 35 Infant Car Seat Review

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Britax has introduced a new infant car seat to their line of fantastic child passenger seats. The Britax B-Safe 35 is the newest B-Safe car seat that provides a safe place for your 4-35 lb baby to ride in a vehicle. With top notch safety and convenience features, this is a car seat you’ll want… Read More

Review: The Happy Mat By Ez Pz

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When my little boy was starting to eat solids I was beyond excited. All new foods to try out, AND I caught a break from being a 24/7 dairy cow. As he started eating more and more, the need for sippy cups, plates, bowls, and silverware arrived. Then the real fun started. He learned he… 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

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

Review: eeBoo Puzzles

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For the last few years our house has been full of puzzles. Shortly before my daughter’s 2nd birthday she became enamored with them; her favorites were the wood puzzles with chunky shapes, mostly the Melissa and Doug ones. She mastered those before she turned 2 1/2 and I started looking for the next step up …… Read More

Review: Wild Friends Nut Butter

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Long before Wild Friends Nut Butters debuted on Shark Tank, I was a fan of their nut butters. Especially this one. Wild Friends began as Wild Squirrel, a simple peanut butter experiment between two college friends in Oregon that has boomed into a wonderful business. They’ve got talent, a delicious product and a business model that… 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

Storytime: 10 Books Every Dad Should Read To Their Kids

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I studied Literature in college, so naturally I could not wait to introduce my son to my favorite books. Unfortunately, he’s a little too young for Tolkien, James Joyce, Jack Kerouac, or John Updike. That’s okay, we’ll get there! Until then, I put together a list of children’s books that we’ve loved paging through together.… Read More

Review: All Around Sodor Thomas Train

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  My oldest son is obsessed with trains. He loves all the cartoons that have trains, especially Thomas. We have bath toys, pillows, towels, and toys…lots of toys….that have that train on it. When I saw the Thomas & Friends All Around Sodor toy, I knew I would have to get it. It’s too cute… 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

B. H2- Whoa Water Drawing Board Review

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  My son’s a typical boy, in the sense that he doesn’t like to sit still…. ever. He’s my only child (for now), so I don’t really know any different.  Chasing after him all day long just seems like my norm.  Which, for the majority of the time, is great. I love watching him explore… Read More