Join MAM and Shot@Life for #GivingTuesday (December 2, 2014)

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On Tuesday, December 2nd Shot@Life supporters will be gathering in communities across the country to call on their friends and family to stand up for childhood and give a gift of $5 to Shot@Life.

Review Even Glow Face Serum by Valentia’s Skin Care – Start Reviving Your Skin Today

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I recently received Valentia’s Skin Care Even Glow Serum – 20% Vitamin C Antioxidant Treatment to try out.

Watch 20/20 Tonight to Learn More About the Challenges and Dangers of Recalled Products

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It is really scary that a major stroller brand such as Graco has to recall 5 million strollers due to finger amputations or lacerations. The scarier part is that the incidents reports were babies, not adults. Hopefully parents will exercise caution if they have any of these recalled strollers and definitely contact Graco for the repair kit.

5 Easy Thanksgiving Themed Snacks for Kids

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You still have a few more days to earn the title of Thanksgiving Pinterest parent of the year. Here is a round up of some relatively easy and very cute snacks to make for your child’s class. The kids will love you and your child!

Swimmer’s Highlight of Waterworks Aquatics

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Back in the spring of this year, a new indoor swimming pool opened up in our area. I had been taking my boys to swim classes at another location but was super excited when I heard about Waterworks Aquatics. I had been on the prowl for a new swim facility so this new place could […]

It’s Back Again…Freshly Picked Moccasin Giveaway

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Back in March, we had a giveaway for Freshly Picked moccasins and it was a huge hit. These shoes are the cutest and most stylish shoes for your baby or toddler. Freshly Picked moccasins are hand-made shoes, made of a durable leather or suede (depending on the shoe). Available in sizes from 1-10, they are easy to wear for any baby or toddler.

Review of Disney’s “Big Hero 6″: This Weekend’s Must-see Movie


Yesterday evening I took my family to see a screening of Disney’s Big Hero 6. Before I go into my review, keep in mind, that I am a tough sell when it comes to animated movies. Most of animated movies are good because its hard to displease a kid but to find an excellent animated movie is more challenging. So, with that out of the way, here if my review of Big Hero 6.

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


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

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.

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!

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.