Gadgets and Gear
Mon 06.24
Skincom Easy Solartent

Skincom Easy Solartent: Take Cover

I’ve never been impressed with beach umbrellas. They offer minimal coverage and inevitably end up blowing away. On the opposite side of the spectrum are tents. The problem? They’re HOT (if I wanted to sweat, I’d go to a sauna) and a huge hassle to put together. Skincom’s solartent is the best of both worlds. […]

Fri 05.10

Best Mother’s Day Gift: Resort to Escapism

All moms deserve a break but even if you take the tots out of the house, she will not be able to relax with so many loose ends laying around to distract her with. If you really want to please her and get her something that will make a real difference, get her a hotel […]

Wed 01.23

Uniden Guardian Surveillance System: Private Eye

Uniden’s Guardian is an easy to install, intuitive security system for your home. It’s perfect for those with in-house childcare or date night babysitters. With these cameras in place, you’ll know exactly what’s going on at and around your home at all times, which is especially great when you’re traveling. You can watch from your […]

Thu 11.15

The Georgi Stroller Bag: Slide On and Ride On

The Baby Cargo Georgi diaper bag is made specifically to fit onto strollers which makes for a much nicer ride. No more hanging  swinging bags hitting you in the legs while you walk. This convenient bag clings tight to the stroller thanks to giant grommets that slide over the handles. This makes the carrier hang […]

Tue 11.13

Diono Space Maker Stroller Storage: Expanding Your Brood

Shopping with a stroller is a double edged sword. You have an instant shopping cart but if you overload it, it becomes a tipping hazard. You can go with an SUV size stroller but then you get stuck in traffic. Too small and you have no room to load up your goods! Diono has thought […]

Fri 05.11

Züca Packing Pouches: The Organization Station

The stress of traveling can be greatly reduced with something as simple as a brilliant set of pouches. I live by Züca’s system and cannot do anything that involves packing without them. I have their full-set protective suitcase, which is great because you can also use it as an on-the-go seat, although it is heavy. […]

Fri 01.06

Trek Bicycles for Kids: A Great First Set of Wheels!

Trek, a company long known for producing outstanding bicycles, has cornered the market on kids’ bikes. They know exactly how to build a kid-friendly, safe, long-lasting bicycle. Their exclusive Dialed Fit system allows the bike to grow with your child. How genius is that? The Dialed Fit Frame adjusts the frame and fork of the […]

Fri 09.09

Audi Q7: The Ultimate Mommy Snobmobile

I had a Lexus LX70, I bought it in anticipation of kids before I was even married! It was such a good car, my kids and the rest of my family were very well protected in it (my mom got in an accident and only surface damage was done, to her and the car!). But […]

Mon 06.20

My Brest Friend vs. Boppy Pillow: Battle of the Breast-Feeding Buddies

My best friend, Kelly Lin, is pregnant with her first child (it’s a girl!) and I’m helping with her baby registry. This sure is a walk down memory lane! I had forgotten how much stuff a baby needs. My tot is now six and a half, and all he requires is a pencil and a […]