National Tell a Fairy Tale Day – February 26th

Baby Reading

So maybe Lil' B won't appreciate National Tell a Fairy Tale Day this year (unless she gets to eat the book) but reading is a wonderful gift to our children.  I have been reading to my oldest son since he was just a baby...almost every day.  He's turned into a very successful reader, so successful that he's actually reading above his grade level at school.  Here are some ideas for sharing National Tell a Fairy Tale Day with your children, no matter how old they are.  1.  Share your favorite fairy tale with your kids.  I wonder if Little Red Ridinghood will become our new favorite story since Lil' B has red hair?  2.  Play dress up and turn yourself and your children into characters from a favorite story.  Big brother would have fun dressing up as the big bad wolf.  3.  Have your kids put on a puppet show of their favorite fairy tale. 4.  Help turn your child's room into a scene from their favorite fairy tale.  5.  Make a fairy tale inspired craft.  I really like the ... [ Read More ]

New Items at Sprout Baby

I wanted to share some new items that are available at Sprout Baby for January.  If you are looking for eco-friendly toys and art supplies for your little ones be sure to check out the following items: - Lana Organic plushed toys - Eco-kids Gluten Free Finger Paints - Melissa & Doug toys and puzzles - PlanToys Don't forget to use discount code SBBL055 to save 15% off your first order.  To view my Disclosure and Privacy Policy click HERE. ... [ Read More ]

Sprout Baby Review & Giveaway


Giveaway alert! Win a $25 gift certificate from Sprout Baby AND get a coupon code for 15% off your first purchase at Sprout Baby AND a chance to win $2500 in cash!  Details at the bottom of this post.  Eco-ngratulations Nancy! All of my readers can save on purchases at Sprout Baby and save 15% off your first order with coupon code SBBL055!! Sprout Foods! No, baby food does not have to be boring?  And it doesn't have to come in a glass jar!  If you have shopped the aisles of the local grocery stores lately you might have noticed that the baby food has been invaded by celebrity chef Tyler Florence.  His gourmet organic baby food line, Sprout Foods, is spoiling babies all around the country!  Babies just like Lil' B are loving the new flavors such as Peach Rice Pudding and Oatmeal with Roasted Cinnamon Applesauce.  Sprout Foods uses all USDA certified organic ingredients with no preservatives, sugars, or fillers.  Their resealable pouches are BPA-free and leave a smaller ... [ Read More ]