Archive | April, 2010

It's a "Green" Mom...

This week we are celebrating Earth Day. We thought it would be fitting to feature a “green mom” on our Mom Monday interview. Today we are lucky to have the earth-friendly, eco-minded, ever-so-green mama Maggie from Dexter’s Super Savvy Mommy. You started your blog because of the economy and the lack of jobs open to […]

Fun Projects for Your Active Toddler

Do you have a toddler who is active and likes hands-on fun? We have the perfect art activity for you that we like to call container art. Here is what you need: • Empty container with a secure lid. We suggest an oatmeal or grits container. • Piece of white paper • Broken crayons • […]

All About Crib Mattresses!

Crib mattresses come with all kinds of options – innerspring, foam, latex, and the list goes on. What is a parent to do? Over a few of our Kolcraft Thursdays, we are going to talk about the befits of different crib mattresses. Kolcraft has become the largest crib mattress manufacturer in the United States manufacturing […]

The World of Babies

This Mother’s Day weekend the movie Babies will debut. This movie chronicles the lives of 4 babies from around the world – from birth to first steps. The featured babies  from varied backgrounds and countries are: Ponijao from Africa, Bayarjargal from Mongolia, Mari from japan, and Hattie from the USA.  Throughout the film we see unique and universal characteristics of babies. […]

Helping Your Baby Crawl

It’s amazing how babies seem to go from not being able to roll over to all of a sudden crawling and then walking.  If your baby is learning to crawl you can encourage him by sitting on the floor in his line of vision. Cheer him on by calling your baby by name, clapping and […]