When I first read the title of Steve's Schirripa's book, Big Daddy's Rules, I have to admit, I was hesitant to read it. Being a strong maternal figure myself, my immediate reaction was, uh oh, am I going to like this book? But then I opened it, and began reading and before I knew it, I was [...]
The winner for a pair of tickets to see Listen to Your Mother is...Etophia Lane!Come on down! You won tickets so see LTYM at Symphony Space on Sunday 5/12/13 at 5pm :-D Enjoy Listen to Your Mother at Symphony Space, my homegirl!
One very exciting day, my best friend Mint told me about Diamond Candles. They're magical candles with a ring hidden inside them. Since learning about their powers, I ordered the Vanilla Cream scent and quickly became obsessed with it.I wrote to Diamond Candles and asked if I could do a giveaway with them! Josh, the [...]
Ari is starting Pre-K in September. I can hardly believe it. I was thinking about the supplies he might need, and one that crossed my mind was a lunch box. I happen to love the Crocodile Creek lunch boxes. They're well made, and they have awesome designs that kids love! I wrote to Bill over [...]
A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to interview Michelle Au, MD and author of This Won't Hurt a Bit (And Other White Lies). The book is a candid memoir of Au's medical training and entrance into motherhood. She recounts her trials and tribulations as a medical student, a pediatrics resident, an anesthesiology [...]
Samara has yet another cold. All I can say is oy gavolt! It's her third one since birth, and she is only four months old! I was just about at my wits' end, when I found a really awesome, helpful product that's helping her and providing both of us (mother and daughter) with relief. It's [...]
Mazel Tov, in Hebrew, means congratulations. As many of you know, I recently had a baby girl named Samara.After Samara was born, I've received many "Mazel Tovs." In honor of my new baby girl, I'm co-hosting a $15 gift certificate giveaway with Little One Books. Little One Books sent me two baby books to review. [...]
I'd like to thank Little One Books for co-hosting another wonderful giveaway. Check out their site for age-appropriate books, movies and music for kids.I enlisted the help of my niece, Francesca, again to choose the winner of this giveaway. She used a random number generator to select the winner:CONGRATULATIONS Flowerchild! You've won the Little One [...]