Azul Sensatori by Karisma Resort | Mexico Review (VIDEO)

Azul Sensatori

  I recently had the opportunity to visit Azul Sensatori Resort in Mexico and had the best time! The Azul by Karisma resort just outside Cancun, Mexico has a new partnership with Nickelodeon and I thought it was a perfect chance to check it out. Watch our full Baby Gizmo video tour of the resort that I filmed while I was there to see if this could be your next … [Read more...]

Swim Safety for Sitters: What You Need to Know About Taking Kids to the Pool

Young Girl Swimming with Water Wings ca. 2002

​As a mom to twin girls, I know what a lifesaver it can be to have a great babysitter on call. In fact, especially this summer as our girls have gotten more into their own individual hobbies and activities, having a babysitter that can watch one of them while my husband and I are running the other one around town, has been an absolute lifesaver.​That said, I also understand the … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo Must Have Monday | Scratch Free Mittens

must have monday

Happy Monday, everyone! We had so much fun with Natalie Diaz a few weeks ago, that we had to have our special guest from Twiniversity back for Must-Have Monday this week!! We sat down together to discuss one of our joint must-haves for babies and this is an episode you don't want to miss. We even came up with a couple of alternative uses for this product. Plus, you never know … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo Giant Weekly Giveaway: Britax Affinity!

britax affinity

It's time for a Baby Gizmo Giant Weekly Giveaway!! We thought we'd switch things up this time and start the giveaway before the weekend! It just makes sense to start something exciting on a Friday!! For the next week, we are giving away one of the fabulous Britax Affinity strollers! Woot! Woot! The timing couldn't be better because the Affinity stroller is available … [Read more...]

No Kid Negotiations with Bitsy’s Brain Food!

bitsy brain food

Having kids is all about negotiating! They don't always want to do what you want them to do. They argue. You plead. They push back. You negotiate. It's a big process. I'm always happy when there is one less thing to argue about! That's where Bitsy's Brain Food comes in. Maggie and Alex (the brains behind the food) created these alphabet shaped cookies baked with real fruits … [Read more...]

Back to School Mom (VIDEO)

back to school

Whether you are sad or happy about back to school time, it's hard to argue that mom can get more things done when all the kids go to school during the day. Ever wonder what it's like for mom when they leave? Well, I thought I would give you an inside look at what goes down when the kids go to school. Yes, this is a behind the scenes look and we hope it makes you smile! … [Read more...]

Friendly Rooster Children’s Shoes (Giveaway + Discount)

friendly rooster

I’m a big fan of shoes. What woman isn’t, right? I don’t only like to shop for shoes for myself but I also love picking out shoes for my kids and have since they were babies. When my little ones were small and learning to walk, my favorite thing to do was  to buy them adorable baby/toddler shoes. Here’s the thing, I’m just not sure there is anything cuter than teeny-tiny … [Read more...]

What’s in the Box Wednesday | Kinder Surprise Eggs

surprise kinder eggs

Are your kids obsessed with watching surprise videos on YouTube yet? Such as the Kinder Surprise Eggs, Shopkins Blind Bags and Minecraft Blind Boxes? Mine are. And now the Junior Gizmo kids are obsessed with making these videos too! Kinder Eggs, while the most popular, are not that easy to get a hold of. They are not a staple at US stores, which I think makes these videos that … [Read more...]

A Perfect Fitting Bra

vanity fair bras

*I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Vanity Fair. We know as women that our undergarments are the foundation of our outfit. Sure, you can wear the most stylish fashions, but if you are wearing an ill-fitted bra that creates unnecessary bumps and lumps, and doesn't give you the support you need, your whole look can be ruined. We want … [Read more...]

Baby Comfy Care Nose and Nail for Baby

baby comfy nail

When you have a baby, it isn't all bows, butterflies and adorable baby shoes. It gets messy. FYI - there is a lot of snot. And just like with adults, there is upkeep. Haircuts, nail trimming and other hygiene maintenance. Now, it's isn't the glamorous part of being a parent, but it has to be done. Baby Comfy Care has you covered on two of those things with two products from … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo Must Have Monday | Episode Four

Must Have Monday

Happy Monday, everyone! It's time to lift up your spirits, forget that the weekend is over and join us for Baby Gizmo Must Have Monday! Don't forget that we still have that great 20% pediped discount from last week's episode that is good through the end of the month if you need new shoes for your kids! This week we have a special guest joining us to share another must-have … [Read more...]

You Know You Are In The Last Trimester When…

pregnancy last trimester

Being pregnant is a beautiful thing. That is what everyone tells you, right? Even though you may be glowing to the outside world, sometimes you don't feel so beautiful in the 3rd trimester and things aren't always easy. There are some tell-tale signs that let you know that you've hit the last few months. To have a little fun and put a smile on your face, especially if you are … [Read more...]

What’s in the Box Wednesday | Back to School Edition

back to school memes

It's back-to-school time and I'm sure you have all be inundated with the countless first day of school photos on Facebook, right? Well, since we don't go back until next Monday, we won't add any more to the chaos (yet!). Instead, it's time for What's in the Box Wednesday and it is a back-to-school edition! Find out what the Junior Gizmo kids open up today in the mystery, … [Read more...]

Cybex Priam Stroller Review (VIDEO)

Cybex Priam

Last fall, we introduced you to the newest addition to the Cybex line of strollers - the Priam. After a 10 month wait, it is finally here! This is a customizable stroller stocked with luxury features for both parent and baby! When you purchase the Priam, you choose the color, the seat (2-in-1 or the Luxe seat) and which of the three types of wheels (Light, Trekking and … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo Must Have Monday | My Favorite Shoes (+ DISCOUNT CODE!)

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Happy Monday, everyone! Yes, another dreaded Monday, but at least you have us here to cheer you up with Baby Gizmo Must Have Monday! Our mission is to brighten up your day one Monday at a time! Today we are talking about back to school shoes. Not just any shoes, but adorable shoes for kids that are my must-have for going back to school. Yes, after this long break, many … [Read more...]