And the Kidscraft Cardboard Playhouse Winner Is…

Kelly, commenter #122 who asked for the creation cottage for her son’s upcoming first birthday!

For those of you who didn’t win, remember they are available at the KidsCraft website for purchase or from Amazon.com: Creation Cottage ($59.95) and Shuttle

My Mom, Original Icon

Urban Outfitters is having what I think is  a really cool contest called “Original Icon” in which you submit a vintage photo of your mom looking fabulously retro and stylish. When my sister told me about it, I …

Season Finale of House Shot with the 5D Mark II!

Thanks to a friend’s facebook post, I just learned that the season finale of house scheduled to air on May 16th was shot entirely with the 5D mark II:

http://philipbloom.co.uk/2010/04/10/house-season-finale-shot-entirely-with-canon-5dmkii/

Wow.

I watch the show anyway, but this will …

Poop. In the TUB!!!

I don’t know, maybe I had become overly complacent because we made it through babyhood without a poop incident in the tub, but this caught me totally by surprise.

Such was my confidence that not even Jasper’s declaration of “poop!” …

Outside!

“Outside, mommeeeee, outSIIIIIDE!”

This is Jasper’s new mantra and it’s created a bit of a dilemma.  If the french doors are open so that the fresh air comes inside, Jasper takes it as a cue to let himself outside – …

Mommy SOS: When to Treat Ear Infections

I consider myself extremely lucky to have found a pediatrician who’s philosophies are so in synch with my own.. delayed vax? No problem.. stomach virus? Take probiotics.  Ear infection? Wait and see, most clear up on their own..and we’ve been …

KidsCraft Playhouse Giveaway!

When Jasper’s KidsCraft playhouse arrived, I barely had one side put together and Jasper was already playing in it!  Seriously, this is by far his favorite “toy” and mommy loves the fact that it’s made from 100% recycled materials and …

And the Hoppop Toddler Tub Giveaway Winner is..

Commenter #2 Rebecca!  Guess the earlybird does get the worm in this case :)  Rebecca takes beautiful pictures, I’m sure she’ll have  a great time staging photoshoots with her adorable little guy in his new tub!

Remember for those …