Birth & Baby Fair in SF – Win tickets to this Premier Event!


We have free tickets to the SF Birth & Baby Fair!

Obersee Diaper Backpacks will Change the way you Travel


Obersee is a company that creates cool gear for cool people! This family owned company has figured out a way to make functional, practical and stylish gear for kids all the way to adults.

Introducing “Mac & Mia” – A Children’s Clothing Service


A high school classmate of mine, Marie Tillman, recently launched her own business and I wanted to introduce it to our readers. Mac & Mia is an easy and simple way to discover socially and environmentally conscious clothing (think boutique, not Gap) for your baby.

Help Protect Your Man from Kicks


This is funny, but your partner will love you even more if he is a Baby Bjorn wearing dad. The Kiccup is a Baby Bjorn accessory (not by Baby Bjorn) invented by a real dad in 2012, to solve a real problem.

Starbucks Order Ahead App


I know this is not totally relevant but in a way it is because we are tired parents who need caffeine to keep us going. Last week, Starbucks started testing a new app feature in 150 stores in Portland. You order and pay for your coffee through the app so all you have to do is walk in and pick up your drink.

Find a Niche in Nook


A nursing pillow is almost a necessity in the house of any breastfeeding mom. It makes nursing easier and more comfortable so it is important to find the right one for you. Nook Sleep Systems is a company that “considers infant health across platforms of breathability, non-toxicity and cleanliness in the creation of all of its products.”

Chewbeads New “Where’s the Pacifier?” Clip


Chewbeads are known for their wonderful teething necklaces and bracelets. What is not to love about them? They are useful teethers for babies and look kind of cool on mom too.

Disney On Ice: Worlds of Fantasy – only in San Jose for a few more days!


Since I was feeling a million times better on Wednesday (still not 100% but better) I took my kids to see Disney on Ice: Worlds of Fantasy. We had tickets thanks to Feld Entertainment and my children really wanted to see it so I pulled through and we went. I am so glad that we did. To see the pure joy from my daughter was irreplaceable.

My Absence Explained…

For all my fans who have noticed a lack of posts this week…there is a very valid reason. I was very sick. No, it wasn’t anything gravely serious but for me it was bad, I had a stomach virus. Luckily I was the only person in my family to get it but unluckily for my family […]

Call All Bay Area Super Heroes!!




Feld Entertainment is holding auditions in the Bay Area for the 2016 national U.S. tour of the all-new arena stunt spectacular, Marvel Universe LIVE!

20% off Your Entire Purchase at Costume Express

Halloween is going to be here before you know it. Do you have your costumes all ready to go? If not, I have the perfect way to outfit your family and save you money and and more money (time is money right?). Check out Costume Express, for 20% off your entire purchase.

Movie Review of Disney’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day”


Last night I took my boys to watch a screening of Disney’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” Based on the very popular children’s book written by Judith Viorst and illustrated by Ray Cruz, the movie follows 11 year old Alexander who experiences the most terrible, horrible day ever, due to one disaster after another.