Motherhood Is…

Motherhood is a work of contradictions. It is a unique and solitary experience in many ways, but it’s also universal and common among us. We are painting our own pictures with various techniques and brush strokes, but each canvas shows families, struggles, triumphs, failures, and consumed hearts. We comprise … Continue Reading

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Strawberry Basil Chicken

Strawberry Basil Chicken Recipe

If you have a toddler at home you know they would eat chicken nuggets everyday until they went to college.  My two little ones love chicken nuggets! They could eat the same tried and true homemade nuggets everyday, but I like to switch it up a little and try different recipes. If you never attempted […]


Surviving Pregnancy in the Heat + Meet Melanie

Time to meet a new Baby Gizmo Mama!  Melanie is a new addition to our Baby Gizmo Editor family. She lives in Brooklyn, NY with her two boys (and a baby on the way!) and husband and, of course, we think she’s pretty great! Melanie Monroe Rosen is a Brooklyn-based freelance writer and mom of two boys, ages 3 and […]

Nine Great Ways to Keep the Kids Happy on Vacation (VIDEO)

Fisher-Price Senior Director of Child Research, Kathleen Alfano, shared with us 9 great ways to keep the kids happy on vacation. We thought these tips were so helpful that we couldn’t keep them to ourselves. We had to share them with you. Where are we going? Use online pictures or a brochure of your destination […]


Shirley Temple Ice Pops

We love popsicles around our house and over the years I’ve come up with quite a few recipes. I’ve discovered that no matter what ingredients I choose, if I freeze them inside a cute mold on a stick, the kids are sure to love them.  Needless to say they are really pop-ular  (pun intended-I’m a dork!) […]


Timi and Leslie Jessica Diaper Bag Review (VIDEO)

A diaper bag is one of the most used baby products that a new mom will have. On average, a mom carries a diaper bag almost every day for the first three years of her baby’s life. Since this bag will become your new “it” accessory, I recommend putting some serious thought into which bag […]


My love/hate relationship with cloth diapers

I’m going to start this post with a proclamation: I love cloth diapers and have the utmost respect for any parent who cloth diapers their child. I love that they are the green-er option, that they pay for themselves if you have more than one child, and that they come in those cute designs and […]


Nutrient Rich Smoothies For Kids

Not only are smoothies quick and easy to make, but they are usually full of vitamins and nutrients, and keep you feeling full. Now that we have reached that back to school time of year, what better way to send your little one off than with a refreshing and delicious smoothie- great for children, parents, […]

Baby Gizmo Giveaways

Baby Gizmo Weekly Giveaway: Bumbleride Flite and Parent Pack

Congratulations to our winner – Entry #4615 – Megan C. With back-to-school starting soon, we thought this would be a perfect time for a giveaway! This week we are celebrating Bumbleride’s new Parent Pack by giving one away. Now, we can’t just give away a stroller parent console without a stroller to attach it to, […]


Best Preschool & Little Kid Back To School Backpacks

It is school supply season, and many of us will be buying our children new backpacks. Sure, you can grab one of those bags with a character sprayed across the front. However, they are usually too big for your little one to really carry themselves, and they are notoriously unreliable. Last year it took only […]