Review of “Home Grown Books”

museum set

  Summer is almost over  and school starts next week. I am not ready, so I won’t even tell you how my kids feel about it. I am trying to get back into school mode and the best way I can start is by writing about a business that makes and creates books. Most board […]

Disney on Ice: Frozen


I took my kids (mostly for my daughter) to see Disney on Ice: Frozen, on Wednesday night. This was the first time I have ever seen a full house for a Disney on Ice production on a Wednesday night. Usually its busy but not full but this time it was packed to the brim. I was not surprised but I was surprised.



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CuddleRoo – The Cutest Carrier Covers Ever!


It is not Halloween yet, but its time to start planning! I have discovered the cutest costume for your baby wearing baby. Founded by Sindy Beekman, CuddleRoo is a cute but also warm protective covering for baby carriers. Made to accommodate the Ergobaby®, Infantino®, Boba®, Beco®, Eddie Bauer®, and Tula® carriers, CuddleRoo is so easy to attach […]

How to Ease Pregnancy Nausea


Here are some simple and natural ways to ease your nausea: 1. Freeze Gatorade in ice cube trays. Sucking on frozen Gatorade for hydration and electrolytes is an easy way to get something in your body when nothing is staying down. 2. Ginger tea – Ginger is known to counter nausea and motion sickness.** Lemon balm […]

Disney on Ice Frozen Coming to the Bay Area in February 2016 – Ticket Info Below!


Feld Entertainment, Inc., Brings the #1 Animated Movie of All Time to Life with

Disney On Ice presents Frozen

Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt

Coming to the Bay Area in February 2016!

Tickets On Sale Next Tuesday April 21st

Host a Last-Minute Oscars Party With These Easy Ideas


It’s not too late to have an Oscars party. I just realized that the Oscars are this Sunday, February 22, so I figured I would share some fun ideas in case you decide to make it a Sunday funday and invite people over to watch the Oscars with you.

10 Unique but Spectacular Board Books


Beyond the classic board books (Goodnight Moon, Pat the Bunny etc…) here is a list of 10 board books that would be fun to add to your library or gift to a little one. 1. Andy Warhol’s So Many Stars – An introduction to an iconic artist. Features the complete collection of one of his most […]

3 For Us

Whenever people find out that I have 2 boys and a little girl the automatic assumption is that we went for number 3 because we wanted a girl. Let me clarify, yes we wanted a girl after 2 boys, in fact I wanted a girl more than a boy. That does not mean I do […]

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.

Graco Recalls 1.9 Million Infant Car Seats (in addition to the 4 million recalled this year)

Earlier this year, Graco issued a huge recall of over 4 million car seats due to seat buckles getting stuck. Today Graco expanded the recall to include 1.9 million infant car seats manufactured between July 2010 and May 2013.

Graco Backless TurboBooster

graco turbobooster

Once your child reaches the age of 4 and 40 pounds you can safely move them to a booster seat. Although, many convertible car seats have a max weight limit of 65 pounds (plus or minus) and it is much safer to leave your child in a convertible car seat as long as possible. If you need or want to move your child to a booster seat, the Graco Backless TurboBooster is a safe bet.