Bento Containers For Your Little One

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When it comes to lunch and snacks on the go, bento boxes are the answer to a lot of problems! They’re green in that you don’t have to use plastic bags, they’re self-contained which means less mess and best of all, they’re cute! Pre-parenthood I swore up and down that I wouldn’t cater to my […]

10 Creative Lunches For Back To School


Here in the Northwest it’s back to school week! For some that’s the best news of the year, for others, a tearful goodbye. Whichever side of street you fall on it’s time to pack those lunches! So, here’s two weeks of ideas to start the school year off right! Source Roll ups! The perfect sandwich […]

Back to School Lunch Ideas (VIDEO)

Back to School Lunch

*Congrats to our giveaway winner – Entry #788 – Kelly D. Just after 8:30am on Monday morning this week, there was a sudden calm in my house. As if time stood still and I could hear every tiny sound in my home. The air-conditioner suddenly sounded louder. The clicking of my computer keyboard was more […]

Since I Can’t Just Say Good Luck with Him

Teacher Gift

Teachers. They are amazing, aren’t they? To those wonderful men and women who dedicate their lives to teaching our children – I just can’t say thank you enough. They do the job that I could never do. Twenty-five 1st graders doesn’t sound like fun to me – it sounds like something from my nightmares. The noise. […]

10 Great Back-To-School Shoes


  It’s almost back-to-school time and that means it’s time for back-to-school shopping! Today I’ve rounded up 10 great back-to-school shoes for you and your kids! TOMS. I’m a big fan of TOMS. Not only are they awesome looking, the buy one give one concept is amazing! Vans. All Vans are cool but these Checkered […]

Back to School Fit & Fresh GIVEAWAY


  Congrats to the Winners: Entry #1380 – Megan C. Entry #1060 – Beth H. Back-to-School is next week for many cities which means parents all over the country are scrambling for those last minute school supplies. While we load up on pencils, scissors, rulers, crayons and notebooks, we can’t forget about some kid’s favorite part […]

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 […]

Top Picks for Back-to-School Backpacks for 2013 (Video)


 Backpacks featured in video: Lands’ End Featherlight Messenger Bag ($39) Lands’ End Featherlight Backpack ($44) Madpax Spikestus Later Gator Fullpack Bag ($60) Madpax Bubble Fullpack Bag ($60) Pottery Barn Kids Rolling Backpack ($69.50) Pottery Barn Preschool Backpack ($29.50) Skip Hop Zoo Backpack ($19) Thanks so much for supporting our sponsor for this Baby Gizmo Video […]

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 […]

Baby Gizmo Weekly Giveaway: Zutano $75 Gift Card

Zutano Gift Card

Congrats to the winner – Entry #476 – Natalie S. It’s back-to-school time which means the kids need new clothes, right?!? Well, Baby Gizmo and Zutano are here to help this week! For the Giant Weekly Giveaway this week we are giving one lucky winner a $75 Zutano gift card to cut down on the […]