The Latest Trends in Baby Parties

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Some of the latest trends in baby making, baby showers and gender reveal parties have gone to the point of crazy. Any excuse or reason to have an event and people are doing it. Our society of over-sharing, selfishness and materialism has created this need to make something out of nothing or something out of what was once personal.

Disneynature’s “Bears” Documentary Review

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Disneynature is releasing their 5th theatrical animal documentary, but this time the theme is brown bears Meant to educate the public about nature, Bears follows the life of an Alaskan mama bear, Sky and her 2 cubs, Scout and Amber. This gripping story draws you in as you watch this cute bear family fight for survival and get through the challenges of the first year of life.

Autism Numbers on the Rise

This is going to spark a lot of fire but according to new research by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ) shows that 1 in 68 children have been identified on the autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The new report studied 8-year-olds living in one of 11 CDC surveillance areas across the country in 2010. The results showed that about 14.7 in every 1,000 had autism.

Share the Love Promotion by MAM USA!

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Parenting can be hard, but your unbridled love for your children drowns out all fears and tears. Share with us what makes your little ones so special, your hopes and dreams for their futures and the joys of parenthood by posting a video, photo or letter on facebook.com/mambabyusa. Eligible entries will be considered for a grand prize of a year’s worth of spa treatments, valued at $2,500. It’s MAM’s way of celebrating you for the love you share. Enter here: http://bit.ly/mamsharethelove. Deadline to enter: April 15, 2014.

The Return of the Mom Jean

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Last week when I was perusing through Urban Outfitters, I stumbled upon their table of BDG Mom Jeans. Needless to say, I was shocked and stopped to look. I almost tried them on but I didn’t because I did not have time (thank goodness). Well this week I started reading a few articles online that […]

“Muppets Most Wanted” MovieReview

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This past weekend I had the opportunity to take my family to see an early screening of Disney’s, Muppets Most Wanted. This new movie continues the adventures of the Muppets from 2011’s hit, The Muppets movie.

Kristin Cavallari Refuses to Vaccinate Her Children…Another Celebrity Jumps on the Bandwagon

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Celebrity Kristin Cavallari and husband Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, have come out of the closet. Yesterday during an interview on the Fox Business Channel with host Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, Cavallari stated that she has not and will not vaccinate her 1 year old son.

Graco Recalls 403,000 more car seats!!

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In mid-February, Graco recalled 3.8 million car seats due to buckles getting stuck if liquids or juices harden in them. Well today Graco has expanded the recall to include an additional 403,000 car seats. These additional car seats have the same buckle so they can also get stuck by food and drinks, making it difficult to remove children in case of an emergency. In some cases, parents have had to cut harnesses to get their children out of the car seat.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier Coloring Pages

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier opens in 1 month (April 4)…who is excited? I am not as into super heroes and did not grow up reading coming books but I will say that I was seriously surprised by how much I enjoyed The Avengers movie. I am sure this one will be just as good […]

KID Report: Only 10% of Recalled Items are Fixed or Returned

Did you know that according to the organization, Kids in Danger (KID), only 10% of recalled items are actually either fixed or returned by the consumer? A new report released by KID shows that many companies are not using social media to get the word out of their recalls.

New Car Seat Law Labeling Regarding LATCH

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If you did not know this yet, a new LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) labeling law goes into effect today. This new rule by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) warns parents not to use the LATCH if the combined weight of the car seat and child weighs more than 65 pound.

Disney on Ice Free Event in Oakland on Wednesday, February 26

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A FUN AND FREE Disney on Ice special event happening in Oakland on Wednesday, February 26.