The Cozy Condo

cozy condo

There are big changes around here behind the scenes of Baby Gizmo and we decided it was time to let you in. I know you’ve seen the video sets in our Baby Gizmo videos change in the last 6 months and you may be wondering why. Well, I’ve decided to show you a little more… Read More

Britax Affinity Stroller Sneak Peek Review Video

Britax Affinity

Britax is debuting the new Affinity stroller for 2014 and we have a sneak peek video to show you what you can expect from this new luxury, customizable stroller.  

Racing Cars & Testing Tires with Cooper Tire (VIDEO)

cooper_johnny

Do you ever wonder what really goes down when I go on these “trips”? You know, the press trips that I have been sharing with you lately? Remember last month when I went to San Antonio to race cars with Johnny Unser and learn all about tire maintenance and safety at the Cooper Tire Supermom… Read More

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

As I have mentioned before, I did a lot of baking over the holidays. Cake, cookies, bars and now bread. To be fair this is what I would consider “dessert bread”. It’s not your typical sliced bread that you throw some lunch meat on and call it a day. This is a decadent, rich, moist… Read More

Vtech Switch & Go Dinos – Brok the Brachiosaurus Video Review

Vtech Brok

The VTech Switch n Go Dinos were a big hit with the boys this holiday season. These toys remind dads of an updated version of the Transformers they had as a child but the kids love the unique feature of transforming from vehicle to dinosaur. With my family, everyone must have had the same idea this year because… Read More

Baby Gizmo Spotlight Video Review: Joovy Moon Room

Joovy Moon Room

Joovy is changing the shape of playards and they are doing it with the fun Moon Room. This unique playard maximizes the space for your baby to sleep and play while giving it a cool look. Take an up close and personal look at the new Joovy Moon Room in our Baby Gizmo Video above.… Read More

American Girl 2013 Saige Copeland with Her Hair Down (VIDEO)

We helped introduce the new American Girl 2013 Girl of the Year, Saige Copeland, to the world last week. You can see the up close and personal Baby Gizmo video on Saige here: Saige Copeland 2013 Girl of the Year. Immediately after posting the video, loads of requests to see the doll with her hair… Read More

12 Weeks of Holidays Giveaway: Week 11 – Nursing MomMe

12 Weeks of Giveaways

And we are back with Week 11 of our 12 Weeks of Holidays with Club MomMe after a brief hiatus to celebrate the holidays with our families. So we are kicking off week 11 on New Year’s Eve and this week we are celebrating “Nursing MomMes”.  To all of the Expectant MomMes and Daddys, and… Read More

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Billionaire Bars

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Billionaire Bars

Today I’m sharing another treat that I made during the holidays for my family. As usual, they requested chocolate chip cookies but I ALWAYS make those cookies. Sure, the cookies I make are amazing but I wanted to make something different. I figured I would include something with cookie dough to keep them happy though.… Read More

Meet the American Girl 2013 Girl of the Year – Saige Copeland

Saige Copeland American Girl

Sometimes my daughter thinks my job is pretty cool. As she gets older, the times where she still considers me the coolest person around is getting fewer and fewer.  Fortunately for me, the day Saige arrived at our house was one of those times. That’s right – Best. Mom. Ever. – type of situation. We had the opportunity… Read More

Pumpkin Crunch Cake

Pumpkin Crunch Cake

Don’t forget to check out our new FOOD BLOG – SKINNY NOT SKINNY – dedicated 100% to food! While visiting family out of town for the holiday this past weekend, I baked so many yummy goodies that it’s truly hard for me not to share them with you all at once. Not to overwhelm you,… Read More

Pecan Pie Truffles Recipe

Pecan Pie Truffle

It’s a holiday with the family which means I’ve been a baking fool the past few days. Normally, I would wait until I return home to share some of the recipes with you, but this one couldn’t wait. The family is going crazy on how delicious these little balls are. Yes, I have made more… Read More

12 Weeks of Holidays: Week 10 – Baby Gear with Club MomMe

Holiday Giveaway

 Congrats to our winner – Entry #5744 – Krystal R. Now that our Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas is over, we are back into the 12 Weeks of Holidays with Club MomMe! This week one lucky winner will receive a Nuna Leaf, Avent Baby Monitor, Peg Perego Book Plus Stroller and Munchkin Diaper Pail.… Read More

How to Pick the Diaper Bag that is Right for You (VIDEO)

How to Pick a Diaper Bag

Weekender? Messenger? Hobo Bag? Clutch? Tote? Backpack? Mini? There are so many diaper bags to choose from that many ask themselves “Where do I start? Which one(s) do I need?” Today’s Baby Gizmo Video is all about picking the perfect diaper bag for you. I highlight the different types of diaper bags and the main… Read More

Sad, Mad and Devastated All at the Same Time

newtown_victims

We, like you, are devastated by the horrific tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary that happened last Friday. We encourage everyone to keep each and every angel that was taken too early from their families in CT in your thoughts and prayers in the coming days, weeks and months.      

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 12

Orbit Baby

Congratulations to winner – Entry #12856 – Brittney R. On the 12th Day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… Orbit Baby Travel System Yep, it’s the 12th and final day and we’ve saved the biggest and best for last! You don’t think that our 12th day landed on 12/12/12 on accident, did you?!?! This… Read More

This is Sewious! (VIDEO)

wonderpets

The Baby Gizmo Video today is sewious…ummm…I mean serious! It’s all about kids and watching television. I have a few major questions that maybe you have the answers to. I’d love to hear your thoughts on this topic so please watch the video and leave me a comment and let me know what you think.

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 8

skiphop_prize_day8

Congrats to our winners – 5-70 Convertible Car Seat – Entry #600 – Melissa A. Siesta High Chair – Entry #2958 – Marenah R. Skip Hop Play Prize Pack – Entry #4442 Jill B. On the 8th day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… Peg Perego Primo Viaggio 5-70 Convertible Car Seat Peg Perego… Read More

What I Want for Christmas

holidaylist_disney

Yes, the holidays are all about giving but sometimes it’s kind of fun to receive. Today I figured I would give you a sneak peek at my holiday list. Yes, it’s a “wish list” and I don’t expect to get everything (or anything!) on the list, but my family (particularly my husband!) has been asking… Read More

Kids Say the Funniest Things

Funny Things Kids Say

On Day 5 of our Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway, we asked everyone to tell us one of the funniest things they have heard a child say. Wow! The responses were pretty darn funny! We went through all of them and we’ve learned that 2 year olds are hilarious, kids love to talk… Read More