One Year Old Birthday Gift Ideas (VIDEO)

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We get so many emails every day from parents with questions and comments that we try to respond to personally. Believe me, we try our best! There are a few questions that I know many parents would be happy to hear the answer to, so for today, I put together an “Ask Hollie” video! In… Read More

Skip Hop Travel Blankets & Neckrests (VIDEO)

Skip Hop Travel Blankets

Last month we took a trip to Hawaii to visit the Disney Aulani Resort & Spa. Since our flights from Chicago were very long and the return trip was a overnight flight, I figured this would be a perfect opportunity to try out the new Skip Hop Travel Blankets and Neckrests. Good thing we did… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2013 Giveaway – Day 7

12 days of Christmas

Congrats to our winners – Liz. M. – Entry #2871 – Moonlight Slumber Mattress and Pillow Michelle H. – Entry #467 – Skip Hop Wood Toys   On the 7th day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me… (Psst…TWO winners today!) WINNER #1 – Moonlight Slumber Starlight Support Crib Mattress & Butterfly Breastfeeding Pillow Our hands-down… Read More

10 Great Fall Diaper Bags

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Today I’ve rounded up 10 great diaper bags for Fall. Ever since I became a mom I began a love affair with diaper bags. Even if I’m looking like a hot mess, at least my diaper bag is always styling. I hope you love my choices and find one you just might need to buy… Read More

Top Back-to-School Lunch Bags for 2013 (VIDEO)

Lunch Boxes

      Products featured in video: Pottery Barn Kids Mackenzie Lunch Bags ($19.50) Pottery Barn Kids Dual Compartment Lunch Bag ($29.50) Skip Hop Zoo Lunchie ($14) Frecklebox Classic Tin Lunchbox ($29) Goodbyn Bynto ($9) Thanks so much for supporting our sponsor for this Baby Gizmo Video Episode. To find out more about the Happy… Read More

Best Backpacks and Lunch Boxes as Seen on Good Day Chicago

Back to School

School starts here in Chicago in only four short weeks! That’s right, the summer is more than half over already! Since the kiddos are going to be heading back to school soon, it’s time to start thinking about back-to-school shopping. I had the pleasure of going on FOX Good Day Chicago this morning to share some… Read More

Baby Gizmo 2012 Awards – Best Stroller Accessories

Baby Gizmo Awards

Sure, everyone is talking about all the great things that will happen in 2013, but we are taking the opportunity to look back at 2012. Yep, it is that time of year again! Time for the Baby Gizmo 2012 Awards! We are starting out the awards ceremony this year with the Best Stroller Accessories for… Read More

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 5

12 days of christmas

Congrats to the winners: Skip Hop Prize Pack – Entry #5254 – Kelly L Bumbleride Flite and Parent Pack – #789 – Renee B. UPDATE!! Today is open to Canada!!! Our friends north of the border are in on Day 5! Squeeeeee!!!! On the 5th day of Christmas Baby Gizmo gave to me… A Bumbleride… Read More

Spotlight VIDEO Review: Skip Hop Grand Central Diaper Bag

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We introduced you to the new Skip Hop Grand Central diaper bag a couple weeks ago, so we thought now would be a good time to give you an up close and personal look at it. This bag will hold everything you need. Tons of pockets, a great chic look and all at a budget-friendly… Read More

Skip Hop Debuts Lady Bento and Grand Central Diaper Bags

Skip Hop Grand Central

I had a chance to see Skip Hop’s two new diaper bags a couple weeks ago at the ABC Kids Expo and let me tell you – they are pretty awesome. The new Grand Central diaper bag is designed with an abundant amount of pockets and compartments to hold everything you could possibly need. The… Read More