*RECALL* Target Infant Girls’ Circo Sandals

This makes me *almost* happy that my almost 2 year old threw one of these in the garbage on trash day a few weeks ago...although I'd be able to return for a new pair if she hadn't...I love these sandals, they are adorable!! Name of Product: Circo Aloma Infant Girls Sandals   Units:  About 51,700 Importer: Target, of Minneapolis, Minn. Hazard: ...

*RECALL* Britax B-Nimble Stroller: Risk of Brake Failure

No reported injuries, kudos to Britax for acting on this so quickly.  Be sure if you have a B-Nimble to check your model number immediately!! Name of product: B-Nimble Strollers Units: About 20,000 in the United States and 800 in Canada Importer: Britax Child Safety Inc., of Charlotte, N.C. Hazard: An audible click heard when the brake pedal ...

Mamas and Papas Bouncer Review and Giveaway


As you well know by now, I am expecting baby #3 very soon. One thing that I have learned along the way is that batteries are evil! The more children I have, the fewer items I own with batteries. I have even been known to take batteries out of toys. The kids usually don't even notice. ...

Kids Summer Fun: Sidewalk Paint

I did a guest post for Sprig Toys on their blog recently, and you can check out a super simple, super cheap and non toxic way to make your own sidewalk paint...using things I bet you already have on hand at your house!!  Click here to check it out!![ad#glam between posts]

The Help Featurette (and my thoughts on the film)

Before I share the featurette with you, my friends, I want to tell you right now that I have an assignment for you: READ THE BOOK The Help.   I read this book on my flights en route to LA last Wednesday and oh gosh, its awesome.  It really, truly is.  I laughed aloud and I ...

Play Bejeweled 2 free!!

I love Bejeweled.  Something about the shiny shapes makes me feel so happy like a little kid.  GREAT for stress relief! [ad#glam between posts]

Kids Summer Fun: Kabongo

Kabongo offers free reading games for kids! GoGo Kabongo develops cognitive skills that are essential to reading, and offer a great way to keep kids happy and occupied during cold, rainy summer days like today (and yesterday, and hopefully NOT tomorrow!!)!!!  I know I love having games like this available to keep the kids happy ...

.50/1 Tetley Tea Coupon

Go here to get a $.50/1 Tetley Tea Coupon! Save it for when they go on sale! Thanks Stretching Your Budget! I LOVE to make Sun Tea in the summer, just like my mom used to, so I'm going to grab some of this with the coupon and make a treat for myself!! Yum! [ad#glam between posts]