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The Best & Hottest Products From Pregnancy To Preschool
April 2012

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will receive a goody bag. Moms with VIP tickets will receive all items in a regular gift bag plus additional items designated in orange and marked by VIP gift bag.
mOmma Developmental Meal SetmOmma

Developmental Meal Sets from mOmma encourage and aid in various developmental stages of feeding and beyond. Each set includes Warm Plate, which keeps food warm when filled with warm water through a special reservoir. It’s divided to keep foods separate and the wide, non-slip base makes it perfectly stable to avoid tipping. Begin baby’s weaning to solids with the soft tip Spoon and graduate to the two-pronged Fork. Both untensils are designed to be gripped by tiny hands and shaped to rock but remain upright, never coming into contact with table surface. This roly-poly movement ensures hygiene and entertains little ones. mOmma products do not contain bisphenol A (BPA) or PVC or Phtalate or any toxic substance.

Barb-A-Mel BooksBarb-A-Mel BooksNothing is more important than making sure children hear those three little words: "I love you." Barb-A-Mel Books' line of board books pair these words with fun phrases, adorable illustrations and clear sleeves where parents insert corresponding photos or even their child's own artwork, allowing you to make meaningful mementos they can keep for the rest of their lives. The photos are not printed into the books so it's easy to change out the pictures as children grow or as new memories are made. MetroMoms will receive one of four assorted titles: I Love Mommy Because, I Love Daddy Because, I Love Grandma Because, or I Love Grandpa Because.
Hold-On Handles Plush
It’s fine to monkey around, but not when crossing the street or jetting through a busy airport. That’s why Greater Than One Kids has introduced their newest collection of VIP gift bag Hold-On Handles - Zany Zoo Plush. The cuddly Monkey and Panda help encourage kids to be tame when out and about. Even the youngest walkers are sure to love to hold onto these furry pals, helping moms teach them to stay within arm’s reach. Each single-set includes a cuddly plush handle for 1 child, carabiner snaps easily onto strollers, comfortable parent wrist strap,Hold On Handles PLUSH adjustable straps and quick release buckle for added safety.

Happy Family
Happy Munchies Carrot Rice Cakes and Happy Munchies Apple & Kale Croc Shaped Snacks
We are so excited about the new Happy Baby Happy Munchies Carrot Rice Cakes and Happy Munchies Apple & Kale Croc Shaped Snacks. 100% natural with no pesticide, fertilizer or genetically modified organisms. Gluten-free, and free of artificial flavoring and coloring, soy, wheat and nuts. Just organic goodness for babies learning to self-feed to any child or adult looking for a healthy snack.

Gentle Naturals Eczema Baby Wash  and Baby Eczema Cream

GentleNaturalsEnvironmental factors including heat, scratchy fabrics, common house dust, animal dander, or detergents can trigger eczema. Gentle Naturals® Eczema Baby Wash has gentle cleansers that won’t irritate sensitive skin and natural moisturizers to soothe the itching. After bath, applying Gentle Natural Baby Eczema Cream forms a barrier on the skin to lock in moisture and prevent moisture loss. Both bath products contain a special formulation with aloe vera, calendula, jojoba oil, apricot oil, and soybean oil to nurture skin and help it heal. Gifts bags will include one of these remedies.

Hempz Sandalwood & Apple Herbal Body ScrubEnergize and revive skin with the cooling sensation of Hempz® Rosemary & Mint Herbal Body Wash, enriched with 100% Pure Organic Hemp Seed Oil. Hydrate, nourish, condition and leave skin feeling awakened and revived. Renew skin’s radiance with Pomegranate Body Wash for soft, supple skin. Pomegranate extract contains high levels of antioxidants that help prevent free radicals and renew skin’s healthy radiance. Gently cleanse without drying. True to the brand, both are paraben-free gluten-free and THC drug-free.

Missing your “young” skin? Hempz VIP gift bag Hydrosilk contains pure, natural Hemp Seed Oil, Silk Amino Acids and Silicones that soothe and condition skin leaving it silky, smooth, nourished and soft. Shea Butter, Exotic Extracts and Essential Oils nourish the skin, replenish moisture and promote skin rejuvenation. Tripeptides and Phospholipids help maintain elasticity of skin for a more firm and toned texture. This vitamin-rich formula helps reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles, promoting a more youthful-looking appearance. Hempz Treats
Better Life what-EVER!

Better LifeBetter Life was created when two dads concerned about their children’s safety decided to create the safest household cleaners the world has seen, including the natural all-purpose cleaner, what-EVER! Use this safe cleaner on any washable non-porous surface, including: countertops, appliances, sinks, toilets, walls, baseboards, floors, tables, chairs, showers and tubs. Don’t bother checking the warning labels –there aren’t any.

SLIM Sonic Toothbrush from VIOlightVIOlightCounting both forward and backstroke, the average person makes about 500 toothbrush strokes per minute. The brand-new VIP gift bag SLIM Sonic Toothbrush from VIOlight cleans your teeth with 22,000 strokes in that same minute. What can you do with all that power? You could cut 2 minutes of brushing down to 2.7 seconds, get your teeth 44 times as clean, get your kid’s teeth cleaned before they have a chance to protest, or enjoy 57.3 seconds of peace with the time you save. A super-speed cleaning machine that fits anywhere and can be used by anyone.

thinksport LIVESTRONG SunscreenthinkbabyChildren over the age of 6 months and anyone who will be exposed to sunlight should use sunscreen. Yet the majority of sunscreens currently on the market are full of questionable ingredients and known carcinogens. Simply looking at the ingredients you’ll quickly realize you don’t recognize any of them. Many existing sunscreens have been brought to market with little concern for their safety. Not only do ingredients in sunscreen interact with skin, but data shows after application of lotions, some of the same chemicals can be detected in the bloodstream. Most people wear sunscreen to reduce the chance of developing cancer, so why apply something that could potentially increase this risk? This question has unfortunately left many people moving away from using sunscreen at all... until thinkbaby and thinksport LIVESTRONG developed a new sunscreen that is made from minerals (not chemicals), is highly effective, falls into the highest category for water resistance and has a sensible SPF 50+ rating. TinyLove

Tiny Love's Tiny Smarts My First Rattle

This cute two-sided My first rattle-Star from Tiny Love is the perfect toy for your baby. The easy to grab black and white handle and sliding colorful rings will amuse baby for hours on end with its smiling expression and engaging mirror. Best of all, the outside rim is a teether.

Dr. Brown's Bottle

Dr. Brown'sDr. Brown’s baby bottles are favored by moms and dads because the Patented Internal Vent System helps reduce feeding problems like colic. Now, a university study has determined that Dr. Brown bottles provide important vitamin benefits to your baby, as well because the vacuum-free bottle design provides feeding similar to breastfeeding, thereby preserving three important nutrients for infants–vitamins A, C and E– which generally decline during the course of other bottle feedings.

Plum Organics ancient grain baby food pouchesPlum Organics
Plum Organics believes that introducing babies to real food with delightful tastes and pure ingredients as early as possible can create a foundation for a lifetime of healthy eating. It is not surprising that Plum Organics has created culinary-inspired meals with unique flavors and colors for baby to explore. The new ancient grain baby food pouches contain real fruit & veggies mixed with whole & ancient grains. 3 gluten free varieties for easy digestion and a convenient portable pouch make this an easy and healthy on-the-go meal. We are featuring either the Plum Berry & Barley or Sweet Potato Mango & Millet combinations.

BabySpa Stage One 3 in1Inspired by therapeutic spa cultures, ancient traditions and luxurious body care rituals, the BabySpa bath and body care collection offers complete sensory experiences and those pampering moments we all love to feel. Theline is all-natural, eco-friendly and designed to further belief that the special connection between mother and child begins with the power of touch. The VIP gift bag Stage One 3 in 1 Tearless Shampoo, Body Wash & Moisturizer is a unique all-in-one formula especially blended to maintain baby’s hair and skin naturally moisturized. Soothing and ECOCERT® certified botanicals such as Songa™, used by ancient Native Americans for its therapeutic properties, provide protection and nourishment to the skin. OurBabySpa combination of Organic Chamomile, Calendula, and Rosemary calms the senses while Aloe, Shea Butter, Olive and Avocado Oils create a natural cleansing blend rich in emollients that deeply hydrates from head to toe while leaving a snuggly fresh scent. All BabySpa products are 98-100% natural and totally free of parabens, phthalates, sulfates (SLS/SLES), polyethylene glycol (PEG), bisphenol A (BPA) and mineral oil.

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Every mom will take home a "best & hottest" product (get the details on how moms will choose):
*** colors & patterns may vary and products are subject to change
BOBBOB Revolution SEBOB: Your go-to stroller for everyday activities and not-so-everyday adventures. A BOB is more than just a baby stroller. The BOB Revolution SE Stroller with swiveling front wheel for superior maneuverability locks forward for increased stability when jogging or if the terrain turns tough. Ready to handle your many places to go and things to do, with easy, two-step folding, a lightweight frame for convenient transport and storage, and State-of-the-art, adjustable suspension system that provides an exceptionally smooth ride. A five-point padded harness helps keep your child comfortably secure and ultra-padded, adjustable reclining seat offers enhanced seating comfort. Multi-position canopy adjusts for protection against the elements. Large viewing window lets you keep an eye on your baby. Low Boy Cargo Basket provides plenty of undercarriage storage and there is additional space in large seatback pocket. Internal seat pockets provide a great place for snacks and toys. BOB Revolution CE

Navigate the city with style and ease with the BOB Revolution CE Stroller. Offering many of the same great features as the SE, the CE is built to take on the tightest corners, most crowded sidewalks and smallest of spaces with its lightweight alloy wheels with pneumatic tires and tubes. BOB Sport Utility Duallie Stroller

No pavement? No problem. Take it off-road with the rugged and reliably designed BOB Sport Utility Duallie Stroller. The rugged yet lightweight Sport Utility Stroller tackles even the toughest terrain. Fixed front wheel provides increased stability hiking, jogging or when the trail gets rough. With easy, two-step folding, lightweight frame for convenient transport and storage, a state-of-the-art, adjustable suspension system providing an exceptionally smooth ride, and ultra-padded, adjustable and independently reclining seats for enhanced seating comfort. Five-point padded harnesses help keep your children comfortably secure. Independent multi-position canopies with large viewing windows adjust for protection against the elements.
BOB Ironman Stroller
The BOB Ironman Stroller is lean and mean; this BOB is born to run and has been selected to be the official stroller of the Ironman Triathlon. Fixed front wheel provides increased stability whether jogging or running at training pace. Lightweight alloy wheels with pneumatic tires and tubes are fast and durable. A simple twist of the front wheel tracking adjustment knobs keep you rolling straight. Padded handlebar for comfort; wrist strap helps you secure stroller when strolling and provides handy fold lock when folded. The canopy is silk screened with Ironman logo.

BOB AccessoriesEach winner of a BOB Stroller goes home with their choice of these accessory options: The BOB Weather Shield keeps baby warm and dry without losing the view. Water and wind resistant PU-coated nylon shell, clear TPU, water resistant window so your child can see the world and you can see him. With strategically placed vents, the shield easily and securely attaches over the stroller. The BOB Snack Tray keeps snacks and drinks at hand when kiddo is on the go. Easily and securely attaches with the BOB Accessory Adapter.
BritaxParents have come to trust the Britax brand for safety, comfort, fashion and detail. The industry leader continues to raise the bar when it comes to safety and comfort features in seats. The newest Next Generation of car seats includes a brand new infant seat, updates and new fashions, protecting your baby from birth to belt and in style.
Britax B-Safe infant seat
The new B-Safe infant seat is lightweight and travel-friendly while offering Side Impact Protection to distribute crash forces and shield from vehicle intrusion. The tangle-free five-point adjustable harness has four harness heights and two buckle positions. A removable comfort pillow, shoulder pads and belly pad provide extra comfort. A 30-pound weight capacity, large multiple position canopy, and ergonomic carry handle are just a few of the features we love. The adjustable base has five positions for proper seat angle and positioning and lower LATCH connectors make installation quick and easy and easy-to-read level indicators on the base show proper angle of recline.
Britax Advocate Boulevard 70 CS
The Boulevard 70 CS convertible car seat features True Side Impact Protection®, SafeCell Technology™, integrated steel bars, and energy-absorbing Versa-Tether® that work together to minimize head excursion and reduce the risk of head injury during a frontal impact. Equipped with Click & Safe® Snug Harness Indicator, an audible aid that lets you know when the harness is in the appropriate range of snugness. It features a five-point tangle-free quick-adjust harness, two buckle positions, plush, easy-remove cover with matching comfort pads and infant body pillow to provide extra comfort and easy cleaning without disassembling or uninstalling the child seat, convenient harness holders, and premium lower LATCH Connectors for quick and simple installation featuring a push button for easy release. Rear Facing 5-40 pounds and Forward Facing up to 70

Britax Frontier 85 SICTThe Frontier 85 SICT now incorporates Side Impact Cushion Technology, energy-absorbing cushions on the exterior of the seat to reduce side impact crash energy by 45%. Ideal for children who are at least 2 years old and weigh between 25 and 85 pounds, the seat also features True Side Impact Protection® with a five-point tangle-free harness. The combination harness-2-booster™ can also accommodate children between 40 and 120 pounds as a belt-positioning booster. In addition to providing 10 harness positions and three buckle strap positions, the Frontier 85 SICT includes and energy-absorbing Versa-Tether®, HUGS™ and premium LATCH connectors. As a belt-positioning booster, the Frontier 85 SICT is compatible with the new Britax SecureGuard™ Belt Positioning Accessory Clip. The SecureGuard, which is sold separately, helps prevent the child from sliding under the lap-belt portion of the safety belt during impact. A quick-adjust handle adjusts the height of the head restraint and five-point harness without re-threading the harness straps. It also has comfortable armrests, dual cup holders, and a durable, washable cover. This could be the last seat you purchase for your child!

Britax Baby CarrierBritax gets your baby there in comfort, style, and safety. You will B-Carried away with the newest Britax offering, the ergonomically engineered Britax Baby Carrier. This carrier delivers on comfort for both parent and child with a removable infant insert that naturally positions smaller babies and the CarryLong System which distributes baby’s weight to reduce the risk of back and shoulder strain during extended wear. Perfect for front carry from 8 to 32 pounds, the carrier was designed for effortless daily use with an over-the-head design, one-handed buckles and snaps, and easily adjusted harness and waist belt straps. Adjustable head support and leg loops create a snug, secure fit for smaller babies. Drools-a-lot? The 100% cotton plush machine washable bib makes cleaning a breeze.

Joovy Room² Ultralight JoovyAt just over 21 pounds, the Joovy Room² Ultralight offers 9 square feet of room but packs special designs features to lighten the load. The lightness is due to the tapered design of the side rails; the top rails are 4 inches narrower than the bottom rails. This design significantly increases the difficulty of climbing out of the playard and makes the Room² Ultralight super stable. The fact that the Ultralight uses the ground as its floorboard decreases the weight and increases stability too. It has an awesome, super comfortable memory foam mattress and a Joovy 100% brushed cotton sheet. The Ultralight has two easy folding features, it can be quickly folded in half or super compact for travel. When folded in half, it takes up only 3.5 square feet of storage space… you can put it next to the wall, underneath the bed, behind the door or in a closet and it unsnaps back to full size in seconds! The Ultralight isJoovy Nook highchair perfect for travel; it folds into a compact size and fits right into the travel bag (included). Another clever feature is a solid 600D side panel instead of mesh; it acts as a protective curtain against wind, light and noise on one side of the playard. Positioned properly this can be a huge feature at nap/bed time. There’s a large pocket on the outer side – it’s great for storing all of the essentials! The playard and travel bag are made of durable 600D fabric. Joovy’s Room² playards are the biggest, most durable playards on the market today.

The Nook highchair is contemporary, clean, and compact. The luxurious leatherette seat wipes down easily and can go in the washer AND dryer! A swing open tray opens with one hand, is removable, and has a dishwasher safe tray insert. Super easy, one hand, compact folding that get this – can be done with the tray still attached!
Joovy Hook
Wish you could take it with you? The Hook packs serious features into a compact feeding seat solution. The deluxe leatherette and aluminum frame are gorgeous and strong. Combined with a deep three-point harness seat and seat back, the Hook supports kids up to 37 pounds. Easy to clean, compact to store, a cinch to fold and unfold, and comes with its own travel bag, Hook is adjustable for different table top widths from 1 to 2 inches.Joovy BicycooBMX

The Joovy BicycooBMX is a durable, well designed balance bike for kids 3 years to 66 pounds. Kids can learn to balance before they learn how to pedal and they will love being able to “ride” so effortlessly! The frame is made of aluminum so it is strong and lightweight. The lightweight frame makes controlling the bike much easier for kids, unlike the heavy wooden and steel versions. The tires are pneumatic (air) and refillable. Many balance bikes on the market use EVA plastic tires which are cheaper and wear out much quicker than these rubber tires used on the Joovy BicycooBMX. The suspension qualities of pneumatic tires give kids a much smoother ride. There is also a hand brake for the rear tire. Adjustable seat gives your child a perfect fit.

GoCrib by guava family 

The GoCrib by guava family has its roots in the action sports industry. Based on the rigid-inflatable Kiteboarding kite that has a lightweight yet solid frame when setup, but is easily packed down into a small backpack when not in use, the GoCrib is light, portable, easy and fast. When inflated, it is sturdy and stable, with a wide base. No hinges, no mechanisms, no large metal or plastic components make it is super lightweight and incredibly compact. And, since it comes with its own backpack, it's easy to take with you anywhere you go for a day outing or an overnight stay. The dual action pump inflates the GoCrib in seconds, and the pressure gauge tells you when it's ready to use. When packing, the GoCrib valves lock open to make deflation a snap, and the Crib can be stuffed into its backpack just like a sleeping bag. No folding or rolling. It's that simple. We have added the GoCrib Sunshade, the perfect addition for summertime activities (let's be honest, summer is already here in North Texas!) to provide shade and protection for your little one. It has the highest sun protection rating possible (UPF 55+) to reduce sun exposure to your baby’s skin and sensitive eyes.

Guava Family

Naturepedic No-Compromise™ Organic Cotton Lightweight Crib Mattress

Naturepedic certified organic Mattress and Bedding Company was founded by parents, grandparents and scientists. When environmental engineer Barry Cik, went searching for a suitable organic baby crib mattress in anticipation of his first grandchild, he was unable to find an organic baby crib mattress that was also waterproof. "... if the mattress were to get wet, it would grow mold and fungus without any effective way to clean it.” Barry, together with his two sons, set out to found Naturepedic, an organic and non-toxic baby crib mattress company dedicated to providing parents with a better alternative - the first and only waterproof organic baby crib mattress designed with a safe food grade polyethylene cover, and which eliminates the potentially harmful chemicals with which Barry was so familiar. The No-Compromise™ Organic Cotton Lightweight Crib Mattress matches the strength and durability of an innerspring without the added weight. Layers of luxurious organic cotton batting create the perfect balance of firmness and comfort. Get the best of both worlds; firm and durable for baby, easy crib changing for mom! Features include a wipe clean waterproof surface, hypoallergenic design, non-toxic fireNaturepedic protection, 2-stage dual firmness option and safe expert design.   
P'Kolino Tree Table with Giraffe and Zebra ChairsThe founders of P’kolino believe children learn and grow through play. P’kolino is an entirely new concept in play furniture. Smart, multi-purpose products are designed to be fun, functional, stylish and safe. The New Safari collection will be a timeless treasure for any adventurer. Let your creativity run wild with the Tree Table with Giraffe and Zebra Chairs. Colorful, animal silhouettes make for a playful modern bedroom or playroom. You can add or match other items in the P’kolino line.

P'Kolino Clothes TreeThey won’t mind hanging their belongings on this chic Clothes Tree. This playfully sculpture-esque alternative to the standard clothes tree is so fabulously cool looking you may not want to cover it up. With several branches and fruit-o-plenty there is plenty of hanging capacity perfect for everything from nursery blankets to diaper bags. The tree stands 4 feet tall and with its wide base and solid, single-form construction this tree is stable and extremely durable. No nuts and bolts assembly required!

Lansinoh Affinity® Double Electric Breast PumpMoms are raving about the Lansinoh® Affinity® Double Electric Breast Pump - The pump that's easy to use, kind on your wallet and gentle on your breasts. Featuring ComfortFit™ Breast Flanges for a soft, secure fit and Custom Expression™ Technology for maximum milk flow, the Affinity® is one of the most advanced breast pumps available, brought to you by a long-trusted brand. Features include one-touch let-down, adjustable cycle and suction, built-in bottles holders to prevent spills, and battery option. It’s guaranteed to prevent milk backup in tubing and pump, easy to use and easy to clean for everyday long term use. BPA free.

Peg Perego SiestaThe multifunctional, ultra-compact Siesta high chair from Peg Perego has a sleek design and easily accommodates a child's growth. The Siesta follows a child from birth through the toddler years. The multi-functional high chair can be used as a comfortable recliner, perfect for keeping a young baby close. As the child grows, the five recline positions and nine height positions provide a perfect spot for relaxing, eating or playing. Dinner will truly be a family affair, as the Siesta's multiple height settings and removable tray allow child to sit at the dinner table. The Prima Classe fabric can quickly be wiped clean with a damp cloth. It's a smooth move from one room to the next with the Siesta. Floor-friendly caster wheels allow for an easy transition from kitchen to playroom, and automatically lock for safety. When it's time to put the Siesta away, it folds quickly and compactly. This compact fold makes thePeg Perego Siesta perfect for urban living spaces and is easily stored when not in use.  
Amy Michelle Magnolia BagAmy Michelle Bags and Totes are an expression of every you. You'll love the hip faux patentAmy Michelle Austin Bag leather diaper bag Magnolia. No one will ever suspect you're packing for diaper duty. Designed to look like a modern slouch hobo purse, the Magnolia is stunning enough to use as an evening bag and durable enough to withstand the demands of motherhood.

Feel like a fashion forward mama sporting the Austin, designed to allow Moms to keep their savvy style without losing any practicality. Taking the form of a traditional shopper style tote, the Austin provides plenty of space to get through those busy days.

Amy Michelle New OrleansThe New Orleans is guaranteed to make any trendy Mom go gaga - designed for those Moms that love the look of a traditional tote. This sophisticated diaper bag proves that motherhood doesn't mean you have to miss out on high fashion. All bags feature Mom's section in front, baby's organization in the middle and separate changing area in the back. Your purse and diaper bag all-in-one.
Amy Michelle Lexington Bag
Finally, a diaper bag that is light weight, durable AND stylish that both Mom and Dad will carry. The Lexington's across-the-chest strap or backpack option allows you to keep baby's essentials out of the way and be hands free, a perfect match for the on-the-go parent. All Amy Michelle bags feature Mom's section in front, baby's organization in the middle and separate changing area in the back. Amy Michelle

Stokke® My Carrier

New to the market, the Stokke® MyCarrier is a 3 in 1 multi-use baby carrier that easily transforms as your child grows from birth through toddler years. MyCarrier has an optimal positioning for your child with high tech safety features found in high quality mountaineering gear. It includes three components: the main harness with integrated hip belt, front carrier, and back carrier. Secured by double locking carabiners, safe soft breathable organic cotton textiles, all materials free from harmful substances. MyCarrier boasts an outstanding fit for adults too with an ergonomically shaped back plate to ensure comfort for the back and neck. Thoughtful touches include pockets for your keys and integrated sun/sleep shade for baby. Stokke 

BabyBjorn Babysitter Balance

The BABYBJÖRN Babysitter Balance transforms your child’s movements into a fun and soothing rocking motion. The babysitter helps refine your child’s balance and motor skills while keeping your hands free. It has three positions: play, rest and sleep. It can also be folded into a compact transport mode, making it easy to pack or store when not in use. Does your baby run hot? The Babysitter Balance Air was designed to make it comfortable and airy for your baby. The breathable mesh fabric wicks away moisture.

Bootcamp for Tummies by Mama MioMama MioDo you have 4 minutes to spare? Then get rid of that spare! Bootcamp for Tummies by Mama Mio gives you a ab-overhaul. Bootcamp for Tummies is a skincare and exercise system which includes the new Get Waisted, the amazing Tummy Toner, and Tupler Technique abdominal exercises, created just for this Bootcamp by certified trainer ab rehab™ guru Julie Tupler, RN. If you commit for 30 days, you will see results; your tummy will be tighter, flatter, smoother and more defined. Your posture will be improved, your back stronger, your skin softer – more toned, firmer and touchable.
Bootcamp for Butts
3 steps a day, 4 minutes a day and 30 days to a kick ass butt? Commit to fit in those jeans with the Bootcamp for Butts. Lift, tighten, and tone your skin and your muscles dramatically. Kit includes a butt-busting exercise routine (really, it’s just 2 exercises), the Omega Body Buff, Skin Toning Serum, and Shrink to Fit to reduce cellulite and shrink fat cells.
Bootcamp for Boobs
Perk those pecs and drop the sag with Bootcamp for Boobs. Another 4 minutes a day for 30 days and you can get your boobs back. Lift, tighten and firm your skin while you lift, tighten and reshape the muscles beneath for double-whammy results. Kit includes Boob Tube for firming and nourishing, Skin Toning Serum to improve texture and tone, and a simple 4 minute exercise program. This stuff will PLUMP you up.
Mama Mio Bootcamp for Arms
Do you wobble when you wave? Do you sport Bat-Wings? Do you not dare to bare arms? Give the new Bootcamp for Arms 4 minutes a day for 30 days and you’ll be waving hello in your fantastic tank top with honed and toned upper arms. Omega Body Buff sheds your scales and banishes bumps, the Double Buff Glove from Mama Mio dramatically improves circulation and smoothness, while the Skin Tight Toning Serum firms up the flesh. Combined with a specially designed 4 minute exercise program, this bootcamp really packs a punch!

Baby Brezza and Cookbook

Homemade baby food has long been a dream for many busy mothers and caretakers. While it has always seemed like a good idea – the most satisfying way to provide the best, most nutritious meal possible for your little one – cooking baby food at home has also always been a hassle. But with Baby Brezza, making homemade baby food is a breeze! The truly one-step, patented process allows you to steam and blend food in one bowl, removing the danger and worry of transferring hot food from a steamer to a blender. It is the only system that cooks in this one-step process. Set up your ingredients, turn on the machine, and walk away. We have coupled it with the Baby Brezza Cookbook. With 47 innovative recipes indexed by age and ingredient, plus cooking guides, tips and solutions, the Cookbook is an essential mealtime manual. From advice that has passed down through generations, to candid photographs of real, everyday moms, dads and their kids, The Baby Brezza Cookbook is like having a trusted friend in the kitchen– one who is an expert on all things fresh and delicious! Baby Brezza


i-Mat from Creative Baby

The first in a series of themed interactive soft foam mat, the i-Mat from Creative Baby will tap into every child's potential for creative learning as it stimulates, teaches and entertains from the moment parents put their child on it. Featuring a full color illustration of animals from around the world, the i-Mat serves as a visual fun playland with dozens of cute animals that babies will enjoy looking at and exploring. Name bubbles are included to start the visual connection of words and the names with images. The Voice Pen that brings the i-Mat to life. By touching the pen to the mat, the animals "talk" and songs play. As the child grows, the parents can begin teaching their child up to three languages (English, Spanish, Chinese) simply by touching the pen to the image. When the child is old enough to hold the pen and activate the mat on their own, he can playCreative Baby learning games on the mat that challenges them to seek things out while they learn about the animals and the world around them.
Princess Toddler Bed with CanopyYour little Princess needs her beauty rest and will not fight getting it in this Princess Toddler Bed with Canopy Delta Children’s Products. The bed sits low to the ground for easy entry and exit and uses your standard size crib mattress. The bed is made with solid hardwood and non-toxic finishes and the canopy is made of sheer polyester. And so she sleeps, happily ever after…
Delta  Toy Story Chair Desk
A child’s imagination can take them to “Infinity and Beyond” and this Toy Story Chair Desk gives the a great place to draw, study or read. The all in one desk and chair has a storage compartment underneath the seat and a cup holder! Delta Children's Products
phil&teds metro back carrier The feather-light and compact phil&teds metro back carrier gets you through your day and around the town while keeping junior close. There is lots of room for your necessities and shopping essentials and the child harness cradles and secures the little one. Features include a sun hood with removable wind/rain cover, included changing mat, and tough, waterproof fabrics. Base Loading Technology means the metro has a quick-fold system for stable set-down and easy child loading. Use when kids are sitting up to 40 pounds.
Mamas & Papas Juice highchairThe Mamas & Papas Juice highchair is vibrant and modern. Its unique 2-in-1 design converts from highchair to low chair, so your child can join the family at mealtimes in the highchair or relax in the junior chair as he grows (a removable tray makes it easy to pull up to the table at meal times). The Juice highchair comes complete with five point safety harness, removable crotch post and soft molded easy to clean seamless removable seat pad.

Mamas & Papas
Balboa Baby® Nursing PillowDeveloped with lactation consultants, the Balboa Baby® Nursing Pillow makes nursing easier and more comfortable. The innovative pillow is contoured to fit around mom easily without the use of complicated zippers, buckles, or straps. Designed to help ease stress on your back, neck, and shoulders, the Nursing Pillow lifts baby up to the proper level for more relaxed feeding. The unique contoured design encourages correct feeding position by naturally rolling baby towards mother. Pillow is soft, comfortable and just firm enough to support your baby while nursing. The Nursing Pillow features a removable, 100% cotton cover for easy cleaning and comes in prints to coordinate with your nursery and home. Shopping Cart Cover

The soft, quilted Balboa Baby® Shopping Cart Cover provides a clean and secure surface environment for babies by creating a comfortable “nest” for baby with a 360 degree germ free zone. Combining simplicity and convenience, the Shopping Cart Cover features four elastic corners that secure Cover to the cart while providing easy one-hand installation. Toy loops allow you to attach baby‘s favorite playthings, and an extra wide safety strap comfortably keeps baby secure while attaching Cover to shopping cart or high chair. And unlike other bulky covers, the ultra soft quilted material of the Balboa Baby® Shopping Cart Cover folds up so small that it can fit into your diaper bag so you will always have it with you. It also doubles as a restaurant highchair cover.
Balboa Baby Adjustable Sling
The Adjustable Sling is so soft and comfortable that “slinging” your baby will feel totally natural for both of you. Designed to grow as your baby does, the Balboa Sling offers parents hands free motion and promotes bonding. The unique contoured padded strap features a sleek design, yet evenly distributes your baby’s weight. The covered elastic trim ensures your baby is safe and positioned close to you, while the deep pocket design keeps baby snug and secure, allowing you to move freely without worry.
Mutsy easygrow high chairThe Mutsy easygrow high chair is an innovative child seat that brings life to your interior and gives your child a safe and comfortable place at the table. Both the seat and foot rest can be easily adjusted to perfectly fit your child as he grows. Eating tray and bumper bar are included, even a flexible seat reducer and a 5-point harness. New is the pivoting eating tray and bumper bar which makes is very easy to place your child in the seat.

Babyhome Onfour babysitter/bouncerWith the Babyhome Onfour, four is the formula for baby relaxation: it gives your baby a safe and comfy place to sit while you go about your day. It can be wheeled from place to place without lifting it or disturbing a sleeping child. The Babyhome Onfour’s tough aluminum frame supports four recline positions (the recline button is safely placed away from baby’s hands), from lying down to sitting up, and babies are held firmly in place with a three-point harness. A simple air cushion system adds padding, and the high-quality nylon fabric is easy to clean. On hot days, you can remove the fabric to reveal a breathable mesh that will help your baby keep cool. When it’s time for real travel, the Babyhome Onfour is ready to go in seconds: it folds flat and comes with a carry bag. For use from birth to six months.


Naturalmat Top Mat

We know that an organic mattress is best for baby, but most likely will not be available when you travel. Even Grandma's house will likely have a crib with an older, non-organic mattress. We have a solution! Made by hand in England, the Natural Mat Top Mat is a lightweight quilted mattress topper that offers an economical way of turning baby’s crib mattress into an organic one. NaturalMat

Kushies Organic Sheet set

Kushies 100% Certified Organic Fitted Sheets are smooth on baby's skin, and easy on the environment. Fully elasticized for a perfect fit and sized to allow for shrinkage - Kushies organic sheets fit perfectly after each wash. We have assembled a set that will complete your nursery: crib mattress Organic Fitted Sheet, Organic Jersey Playpen Fitted Sheet and Organic Change Pad Fitted Sheet.
Fisher-Price My Little Snugabunny™ Cradle ’n SwingWe love the spring colors and plushness of the new My Little Snugabunny™ collection from Fisher-Price. What a plush place for your little bunny to snuggle into! The softest of fabrics surround baby as she gazes at herself in the mirror on the motorized mobile and watches birdie friends fly by from her My Little Snugabunny™ Cradle ’n Swing. A variety of music and motion soothes and engages her, along with a little plush bunny friend to keep her company. Plush fabrics enhance baby’s sense of security by providingFisher-Price My Little Snugabunny™ Newborn Rock n' Play™ Sleeper comfort, and seeing baby’s own image in the mirror encourages self-recognition, enhancing emotional development. Requires 4D batteries, not included.

Soothe, nap or play! What makes the My Little Snugabunny™ Newborn Rock n' Play™ Sleeper perfect for newborns is that it’s extra deep with a structured insert that surrounds them in comfort and makes them feel secure. The seat is also inclined, which makes napping more comfortable for babies who need their heads elevated. And with help from mom, baby can rock the day away—soothe, nap or play! Other features include three-point restraint to keep baby secure, a toy bunny for soothing & entertaining, and a washable insert for comfort and support. Plus it’s very lightweight, so it’s easy to move around the house.
Fisher-Price My Little Snugabunny™ Bouncer
My Little Snugabunny™ Bouncer is plush and comfy for your little bunny. Deluxe fabrics contour to baby for cuddly support of the head (head snuggler), neck and sides (newborn body support insert). Eight songs, nature sounds and calming vibrations provide all the options for comfort your baby needs. A new easy-touch control panel provides mom with quick access to selection and volume control. Sweet little birdies “fly overhead” to engage and delight.

Fisher-Price Calming Waters Vibration Tub™Pamper baby in the Calming Waters Vibration Tub™. Soft vibrations help baby relax in a spa-like setting while a secure sling and padded head/back rest comfort and support infants and newborns. Remove the baby stopper so older babies can sit up and play in the large, deep basin. With natural, décor friendly colors, it fits many single and double basin sinks. A drain plug and storage hook make clean up and drying easy. It’s the perfect environment to get cleaned up and have a little fun! Requires 1 C battery. Use from birth until child becomes active and may be able to climb out of the product.

Fisher-Price Discover 'n Grow™ Musical Activity Play WallThe Discover 'n Grow™ Musical Activity Play Wall activity center is perfect for playards, so baby can enjoy musical fun anywhere—while developing important skills. Soft fabrics, sliding beads, animal friends—there’s plenty of tactile stimulation for baby to reach, grasp & explore. High contrast plus bright colors & friendly faces enhance baby’s visual skills, while lively music & fun crinkly sounds entertain baby while stimulating listening skills. Requires 1 AA battery.
Fisher-Price Discover ’n Grow™ Light Up & Go™ Soother
The Discover ’n Grow™ Light Up & Go™ Soother is a friendly turtle portable musical nightlight and a great go-anywhere bedtime friend! Clip it on a play yard or set it on baby’s dresser for convenient soothing. Soothing music enhances baby’s sense of hearing. A soft nightlight helps baby develop a bedtime routine & sense of security. Requires 3 AA batteries.

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Tiny Love's Soothe 'n Groove MobileTiny Love has a well-earned reputation for designing innovative and engaging crib mobiles and the tradition continues with the new Soothe ʻn Groove Mobile™ which offers the widest range of music currently on the market, and is designed to adapt to babyʼs growth for use through the toddler years. As a crib mobile, the Soothe ʻn Groove Mobile offers several innovations that parents will appreciate. Three brightly colored, friendly faced animals hang from the rotating mobile and the music box has the widest range of music currently available in any crib mobile. Eighteen different soothing tunes play 40 minutes of non-repetitive music from two high quality built-in speakers. In addition to traditional nursery classics by Mozart and Bach, melodies from additional music categories can be played, including classical, world music and jazz, among others. Additional features include music shuffle mode, nature and “white” sounds, a calming night light, baby activation button and varied volume control. As a baby grows, parents can detach the mobile arm and the music boxTinyLove can remain attached to the crib. The music box also has a carry handle for baby to use outside of the crib, and can also sit on a table top, which is convenience while traveling.

oilo play blanket

Turn a questionable area of flooring or carpet into a clean, stylish play space for your baby with Oilo's new Play Blanket. Each blanket measures 40x50-inches andOilo features a durable cotton duck surface on one side and a snuggly soft sateen finish on the other. The line includes an array of stylish colors and elegant designs accentuated by solid 2-inch flange along the edges.
Kelty’s Transit 3.0 Child Carrier There's no better time to head for the outdoors, and we have the gear for it! Kelty’s Transit 3.0 Child Carrier is a sure-fit child carrier with a five-point, adjustable harness for kids and a sliding waistbelt torso length adjustment for parents. Perfect for shopping, traveling, and walks aroundKelty Woobie town, the Transit 3.0 comes with a variety of handy features including a curved, padded waistbelt and padded shoulder straps for superior comfort, a sun and rain hood for weather protection, and hipbelt water bottle pocket for easy hydration. A foot stabilizer allows for safe, simple loading and unloading while lift handles make the pack easy to maneuver. Able to accommodate kids up to 40 pounds, the Transit 3.0 has 1300 cubic inches of storage space, weighs 5-pounds, 4-ounces, and comes with a removable, washable chin pad. A changing pad is included.
For family campers, Kelty presents the Woobie- a 30º synthetic fill sleeping bag designed just for toddlers. Fitting kids up to 3’ tall, the Woobie features dual zippers for easy access and venting with elastic instead of drawcords for added safety. Lined with plush fleece and cotton flannel, your little one will sleep snug as a bug in a rug.
LeapFrog Tag JuniorThe Tag Junior is LeapFrog's learn-to-read product designed for kids age 2-4. The chunkier Tag reader has a frog-like look and a front speaker that reads to kids from specially inked books. The Tag Junior system comes with a LeapFrog-original board book called If I Were, which explores animal sounds. Each of the other eight sturdy board books in the Tag Junior library focuses on a different preschool theme, including sounds, colors, letters of the alphabet, numbers and social play. Curious George, Dora the Explorer and Winnie the Pooh are just a few of the favorite brands featured in the Tag JuniorLeapFrog library.  

Rad Racer and Cottage Pacific Play Tents

Relax in a peaceful “Cottage” or race your imagination in a “Rad Racer” bed tent by Pacific Play Tents. Between the flower boxes and a picket fence and the rumble of the race, you will find warm colors and secret windows, making play time or bed time comfortable and fun. The removable and washable poly-cotton washable twin sheet fits easily and securely. The exclusive patented “G-3” poles are safe and easy to use, making set up effortless. You can evenPacific Play Tents separate the tent from the sheet and use it alone on the ground. When night falls comes, just put it atop your standard size twin mattress and secure via the Velcro tabs. What an experience sleeping inside your very own play tent without leaving your bedroom!

JJ Cole Boutique Diaper Bag Collection

JJ Cole Collections Boutique diaper bags provide stylish organization for fashionable moms. With the Myla, there's room for just about anything. Not only is there a spacious front pocket but also a large inner compartment with multiple elastic-topped pockets. Designed for all-day traveling and heavy-duty carrying – perfect for a mom with one or more children. The Norah takes functional luxury to a new level. This elegant shoulder tote has custom hardware, environmentally friendly "leather" trim, a seam-sealed and water-resistant main compartment and multiple pockets. Attach this durable hang bag to your stroller or wear it as a shoulder tote. No one will even know it's a diaper bag! With multiple pockets inside and out, you are sure to stay organized with the Zoey. An outside zipper provides quick access to bottles and sippy cups while the side turn-lock pockets are great for your cell phone and other small items. Wear this super-stylish hobo bag over your shoulder or hang it on your stroller for convenience.
JJ Cole Car Seat Arm Cushion
Those infant car seats can really leave a mark! The new JJ Cole Car Seat Arm Cushion has an easy-attach design that provides comfortable, secure grip on your infant car seat handle.
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Boon Naked 2-Position Collapsible Baby Bathtub

Sleek, smart, and made to support your growing baby in numerous ways, Naked from Boon is a bathtub like no other. You can count on it from newborn to toddler. Recline it, expand it, drain it, collapse it and hang it up to dry. Features include: two support positions for stages newborn to toddler; collapsible design and hook make storing easy; recline position cradles newborn, which helps keep their head above water; fully-expanded basin accommodates infants and toddlers; rotating support brace for quick and secure positioning; simple, one piece design makes transitioning between stages easy without losing parts; drain plug for quick, complete water drainage; slim profileboon for easy storage and BpA-free, Phthalate-free and PVC-free For use from birth to 18 months.
Philips AVENT 3-in-1 Electric Steam SterilizerThe Philips AVENT Digital Bottle & Baby Food Warmer allows you to heat your baby's milk or food quickly and evenly. It warms 4oz of milk at room temperature in less than 2 minutes. It automatically calculates the required warming time according to the type and starting temperature of feed (can be used for milk and baby food at room temperature, from the fridge, and even from the freezer) and the quantity. Feeds are heated evenly without hot spots. Automatic shut-off means that there is no risk of overheating. 

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Summer Sleek&Secure Handheld Color Video MonitorFor parents looking for the ultimate stylish color video monitor that allows them to view baby both day and night there's the Sleek&Secure Handheld Color Video Monitor from Summer Infant. Its small, sleek and stylish design makes parents feel like their watching their little one on their cell phone. It's today's most sought after baby monitor and gives parents the reassurance they need by allowing them to hear and see baby.

Summer BabyTouch Color Video MonitorThe BabyTouch Color Video Monitor is the most innovative baby video monitor on the market. It features a revolutionary touch-screen controlled monitor, the first of its kind. Like many of the smart phones, simply touch the screen to control the monitor’s pan, scan, zoom and brightness features. Two other great aspects include a stylish, magnetic docking station for the handheld unit and a wireless, rechargeable battery-powered dock for the camera. Another wonderful feature is the unique talk-back option, giving parents the ability to speak into the handheld monitor and have their voice projected through the camera.

Summer Lullaby SoothersEvery parent wants to soothe their little one the best way they can. With the Lullaby Soother you can do just that. This endearing character is super soft and features 3 modes - soft glow, soothing lullaby or nature sound. Simply squeeze his belly and he will glow and play music or natures sounds. The velcro strap and small size allows you to take this soft and cuddly companion on the go – it hooks on cribs, strollers, car seats, bassinets, playards and more. We’ve bundled Max the Monkey with the Frog Slumber Buddies to help create a tranquil environment. This cute character provides a peaceful selection of lullabies and glowing star projecting nightlight.
Summer Story Time Potty
The Story Time Potty is the first potty to help keep children engaged and on the potty while training. This adorable frog themed potty comes with a story book about "Frankie" the frog's adventure getting to the potty on time. The potty has an interactive panel that reads the story to the child to keep them engaged while trying to go potty and the other buttons provide rewarding phrases for additional encouragement.

Summer Take Two Booster SeatThe Take Two Booster Seat offers a dual solution for dining in or dining out! This booster seat is designed to be both a regular booster feeding seat as well as a clip-on booster feeding seat with tray. Modern styling and versatility wrapped up in one fantastic booster seat. Quick and easy fold design offers a great travel feature as well as a removable machine washable seat for the ultimate in convenience.
Summer Cushy Cradler Newborn Bath
The Cushy Cradler Newborn Bath is designed especially for newborns. This tub is fully made of foam and is super soft and cushy for newborn. The interior is contoured to fit and cradle your newborn for a secure bathing experience.Summer
Mobi Pure Sounds™ Wireless Audio MonitorMobi’s Pure Sounds™ Wireless Audio Monitor uses the latest wireless technology, offering private, static-free 2.4GHz operation. Its compact design makes it easy to carry within a wide, 600 foot area, which is especially important in today’s active households packed with wireless devices. You will hear your little ones with clarity and in complete security. Pure Sounds™ technology allows the sound signals to penetrate walls and travel through floors and ceilings. The monitor has a built-in rechargeable battery and an alert will notify you when the battery is running low or you are out of range!
Mobi TykeLights AnimalLamp
A colorful Giraffe houses the portable TykeLights AnimalLamp, a versatile light that operates via cool LED bulbs. It's so safe that you can have lighting where it's never been before. Adjustable brightness, one-touch operation and built-in rechargeable battery makes it the perfect light for children and parents. Great for desktop, late night changing table and feeding, reading in bed, games, and playtime. Its sturdy construction let's you take it anywhere.

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 ZAZOO Photo Clock

The ZAZOO Photo Clock is an innovative alarm clock, digital photo frame, multi-media entertainment, sleep solution for children who wake too early or do not stay in bed all night – and SO much more! This contemporary accessory teaches children the concept of "sleep" and "awake" in a fun, educational way. When a child sees a sun, they know it is time to wake. When they see a moon they know to stay in bed until the alarm picture changes. There is even a convenient second time period setting to use for naps, reading or homework. Parents can use the pre-programmed image options set to an alarm time or can easily personalize the awake and asleep photo alarm images using the included USB, flash drive or SD card slot to upload their own images. ZAZOO KiDS also offers the option to download personalized awake and asleep images with their child’s name (i.e. Good Night Elizabeth). Multi-media features ensure the clock will grow with the child for years and years of use. Features included in the ZAZOO Photo Clock are an alarm clock, calendar, 7-inch rotating digital photo frame, music and audio book capabilities that make this an all-in-one entertainment and educational tool, sure to be a hit for kids and parents! Included in the ZAZOO Photo Clock is music featuring well-known children's artists from coast to coast. The amazing 11-song compilation of music is built right into the memory of the photo clock. Listen to your own music or play and dance to built-in tunes from some of your favorite children's musicians. So many features to grow with your child! ZAZOO Kids
JEKCA Lite seriesJEKCA Amateur seriesWe know a few things for sure: Kids want options, Kids want to express themselves, and kids love to build. What to do with all those building blocks? Sit on them. Store something with them. Pull up a chair, and lay it all out on the table. Introducing JEKCA. It’s more challenging than your average building block, and more sturdy than some furniture! With JECKA blocks and special tools you can build your own JEKCA Advanced seriesfurniture, choosing the design option of your choice.

The Lite series has enough pieces to build a Toddler Chair with Storage, a Kids Stool with Storage, or a Toddler Step Stool with Storage. JECKA

The Amateur series let you choose to build the Adult Chair with Toddler Stool, Toddler Stool with Shelf or Kid Chair and Toddler Chair.

The Advanced series will keep you busy for a while with the option to build the Bookcase, Toddler Table and Toddler Stool, The Toddler Chair and Toddler Desk, or Toddler Desk, Toddler Chair, and Bookcase.

OC Daisy Napbag

Little ones can nap in style with the OC Daisy Napbag, an easy to carry, super cozy, all-inclusive sleeping mat for children ages 3+. Featuring a built-in sleeve and removable pillow, a handy inside pocket and super-soft double-sided minky fabric, the Napbag is great for daily use at preschool, a weekend at grandma's house, a sleepover with friends or just a little down-time at home. It’s fully washable, just remove the pillow and clips, wash on warm gentle cycle and dry on low heat. Rolls up into the attached carrying bag for easy storage in preschool cubbies. Measures 30” wide by 50” long when unfolded.OC Daisy

O3 Kids Backpacks

Your gear can be cool and functional at the same time with parent-developed O3. Founded on years of experience and research in the industry, O3 incorporates design, style, spirit, comfort, and functionality. All Kids Backpacks feature a main compartment that is large enough to fit school supplies and more. Kids can also stay organized with the inner organizer pockets. And because they already have enough to carry, the front pocket is an insulated lunch cooler and side drink pocket so they don’t have to tote another bag. The straps and back feature padded meshO3 support for extra comfort. Padded shoulder straps are adjustable with ergonomic breathable mesh padding. Perfect for ages 3 and up.
Wonderworld ToysWonderworld Toys believes in protecting the environment and teaching children to take care of the environment through play. Wonderworld Toys Eco HouseToys are made primarily using Rubberwood, a replenishable, environmental-friendly material. Most impressive is their commitment to the “Tree Plus” program – they plant 2 trees for every one that is cut down for their toy production.

Wonderworld Toys Little Green WorldEco House is not your average doll house. Figurines use clean energy (house has solar panel), recycle, ride their bike, and engage in activities that are friendly to the environment.

Little Green World is a world where children play to learn about green living. Sorting activities and construction play show children activities that are friendly to the environment – riding a bike, planting trees, and using clean energy.
Wonderworld Toys Recycling Memo Game
Wonderworld Toys Tree DominoRecycling Memo Game is a fun memory game teaches children how to help save the environment by recycling. Categories are sorted into paper, glass, metal and organic waste. Children must remember where the "waste tokens" are placed and then put them into the appropriate truck.

Tree Domino is a whole new way of playing a domino game, with the same simple rules. Children can also enjoy creating a colorful tree when connecting more pieces, but watch out, the tree may collapse! The player who can connect and build all the pieces wins the game. Develops concentration and balancing skills.

Go Green Lunch Box

Did you know that a typical American child generates up to 67 pounds of lunch packaging waste each school year? Created by a mom who was frustrated with the amount of waste generated by single serve items in lunchboxes, the Go Green Lunch Box address this problem, and the problem of finding containers to fit in your child’s lunchbox and make their way back home. Each Go Green LunchGo Green Go Green Lunch Box Box set comes with an insulated fabric carrier, a five-compartment food container that is the perfect size for a nutritious meal, and a 9 ounce bottle – all leach-and lead free. Also included – an erasable white board to write notes or reminders to your child.  

pediped Originals

pediped™ creates footwear that most closely resembles the natural shape of a baby’s foot. The Originals™ most closely mimic barefoot walking. When children learn to walk they tend to shuffle, so rubber soles or shoes with grip, force children to change their natural stride and can actually make them trip. Originals™ have a durable, slip-resistant leather sole. They’re roomy so the foot can move and grip and they’re flexible so your child can actually feel the floor. The hand-stitched leather sole allows your child’s foot to breath. Plus, Originals™ have two layers of the highest quality leather on the market today plus a soft foam insert, so your child’s feet are protected while they’re on the move, indoors and out. Originals™ are the most comfortable shoe your baby will ever wear and won’t want to take off.Pediped
Tuffo Water Resistant BlanketTuffo is geared for families on-the-go. The Water Resistant Blanket is ideal for a variety of activities indoor or out. Take it outdoors to the beach, picnics, soccer practice, camping, events or bring it in for lounging or to protect an area from messy art projects. It is lightweight and compact for easy storage and portability and includes a carrying bag with large storage pockets. The rugged, durable nylon backing is water-resistant while cool cotton fabric on top side is cushioned. Machine Washable.Tuffo

Zoobies Duffel Dogs Collection

The Zoobies Duffel Dogs Collection combines what we love about Zoobie – the cuddly, plush animal friend; a soft, comfy pillow; and a warm, cozy blanket that zips inside – and a duffel bag complete with straps for carrying all sorts of little belongings. From her soft pink curls to cute little hair bows, Posh the Poodle is sure to become a BFF. Dot the Dalmation is adorable with super-soft fur and cute black spots. Zoobies
Neat-Oh!ZipBin® Princess Bring-Along Doll House Backpack and Princess Mini Mansion PlaysetWe love ZipBin® Products by Neat-Oh!, the unique and versatile bins that contain all your little pieces and unzip to give you a fun play area. Then, just zip it back up to store them away. What a way to Keep it Together! Your little princess can keep your fantasy kingdom with her at all times with the ZipBin® Princess Bring-Along Doll House Backpack! The castle walls invite you inside by unzipping into a beautiful courtyard. Unzip the Backpack to find a two story doll house with a slide that leads into a swimming pool! It’s the perfect way for a princess to travel with space for more! When it’s time for your kingdom to move, the castle zips up, capturing the toys inside for easy clean up with soft sides and adjustable straps. This playset includes 1 beautiful 4" doll. We have bundled it with the Princess Mini Mansion Playset. When unzipped, it becomes a beautiful Playmat with a lovely interior! Imaginary play is fun with the Princess Fashion Doll included in the playset. When play is done, zip up the sides, tuck your Princess Fashion Doll and your other toys inside for easy clean up! Weighing only half a pound, this mini size is perfect for travel, too! Includes one princess doll. ZipBin® Full Throttle™ Fire House Bring Along Backpack and Full Throttle™ Mini Speedway Playset

The ll Throttle™ Fire House Bring Along Backpack is a backpack that looks like a Fire House. Pull the Velcro fire truck flap open and you are invited inside the firehouse. Unzip the front and you’re ready to take your fire truck out on the next call. It’s the perfect way to carry your die cast fire trucks. When play is done, the firehouse zips up, capturing the toys inside for easy clean up! With soft sides and adjustable straps, this playset includes one 3" die cast fire truck with ladder. Wipe-clean surface with damp cloth. We’ve bundled it with the Full Throttle™ Mini Speedway Playset, the perfect size for travel and play-on-the-go. The outside is colorfully decorated with car racing scenes. Weighing only half a pound, it opens to reveal a complete Playmat for cars, trains and helicopters and even includes a die-cast car!

Violight Zapi Characters Toothbrush Sanitizers

Kids sometimes put their toothbrush to creative uses other than brushing their teeth. Or they knock them into the trash can, on the floor, or touch them to other yucky surfaces. Colds and flus can even come back from using contaminated toothbrushes. How clean is your kid’s toothbrush? VIOlight utilizes germicidal ultraviolet light to kill 99.9% of the germs on your child’s toothbrush with adorable character Toothbrush Sanitizers for kids. Use it with any toothbrush or electric head to kill 99.99% of germs including H1N1, E. Coli, Staph, Salmonella, and Listernia in just 6 minutes with proven germicidal UV light technology. It is battery operated and has an automatic shut-off feature. Use it daily and you’ll both be smiling!VIOlight
Béaba Soft Bowl and Spoon and Fork SetsSome things take a little practice – self-feeding is one of them. The Soft Bowl Set from Béaba includes 3 plastic bowls that have a slip-resistant base which is perfect for those early feedings and for children learning to self-feed. The bowls stack for easy storage and are dishwasher safe. We've coupled it with the Beaba Spoon and Fork Set. The set includes 6 spoons and 4 forks, giving your child several utensils to use before you need to wash them. The ergonomic design is sized perfectly for little hands!Beaba
Uncle Milton National Geographic Deep Cave Explorer Echo MakerUncle MiltonThere's no better time to head outside for fun in nature, and Uncle Milton has teamed up with National Geographic to bring preschoolers some fun gear! The Deep Cave Explorer Echo Maker lets kids create booming echo effects, and light their way to adventure. Speak into this amazing device, and your voice will echo just as it would if you were in a cave! Use the attached searchlight to light your way when darkness falls!
Uncle Milton National Georgraphic Expedition Shoe Lights
Snap on these unique dual-mode Expedition Shoe Lights and safely light the way to an excitingUncle Milton Aquasaurs® Prehistoric Creature Habitat expedition! Contains 2 light-up modes: Night View and Path Finder, attaches easily to most shoes and includes an Explorer Activity Guide.

Want an indoor adventure? Hatch and raise real prehistoric creatures with the Aquasaurs® Prehistoric Creature Habitat. With some water and a little bit of care, you can watch these real prehistoric pet creatures hatch and come to life.

Homework CaddyIs your refrigerator covered in schoolwork? Is your kitchen counter buried in a pile of paper? Can you still dine on most of your dining table? Here’s a clever organizing solution that will help you organize, file and hang all that work. The Homework Caddy is a clever all-in-one hanging folder system to organize your child's schoolwork and books that lie all over the kitchen counter, are stuck to the fridge door or stuffed in a drawer. The Homework Caddy was created to eliminate all the clutter, while at the same time helping with appointment setting and meeting scheduling. Includes Magic Hooks to help hang without damaging the walls.
Homework Caddy
Belly Armor Belly Blanket The highest quality baby-soft cotton together with the reliable protection of RadiaShield® fabric make a convenient and unobtrusive way to protect your child within against the risks of everyday radiation. During pregnancy, drape the Belly Blanket from Belly Armor over your midsection while sitting or lying down. Easily portable in your handbag, this blanket is ideal for both the home and the office. You’ll forget this breathable protector is even there while having the peace of mind of RadiaShield® protection. Belly Armor
Smithsonian Science and Activity kits from NSI InternationalNSI InternationalThe Smithsonian Science and Activity kits from NSI International embrace the uncompromising quality, enduring value, and ultimate authenticity of the Smithsonian name.

Eco Dome Habitat
The Eco Dome Habitat lets young biologists construct and manage four exciting nature habitats. View an ant hill for ants, a rainforest chamber for frogs, an aquarium for fish and a bug chamber for insects or other creatures they collect. Includes a full color poster and information about nature, written by an expert from the Smithsonian institution. Mega Science Lab

The Mega Science Lab is the perfect set for the young scientist who is into it all. The set includes all you need to build a real working volcano, an ant or insect habitat, grow a crystal, and excavate dinosaur "fossils". You can also monitor rainfall and temperature with the weather station and paint a model of the earth and moon. Includes an informative full color poster written by experts from the Smithsonian Institution. 

Get Ready Kids: Gak is Back! Floam® Comes Home! NSI International and Nickelodeon have teamed up to bring us all-new Floam and Gak products. For kids growing up in the 1990's, Nickelodeon's Floam and Gak were two of the most popular playtime staples that entertained kids for hours on end. Perfect for both girls and boys ages 6+, both products are phthalate-, latex- and BPA-free.
Kids can mold, fold and roll new Floam into any creation! The possibilities are endless - Floam can be used to create free-form sculptures or molded onto common household items such as flowerpots or picture frames to transform them into colorful Floam masterpieces. It can be squeezed, squashed and molded for hours of sculpting play. When playtime is over, Floam can be squished back into its airtight container for reuse or kids can let their creations harden overnight so they can be keptGak forever as a work of art. Starter Pack includes 4 tubs of Floam, 4 Floam molds and Project Guide.

Once kids pick up Gak, they won't want to put it down! This squishy, rubbery compound can be stretched, squeezed, twisted, and more - Gak provides hours of silly amusement for kids, thanks to its unusual texture and elasticity, as well as its unique ability to be blown into giant Gak bubbles and make wacky Gak sounds. Starter Pack includes 6 assorted colors.
Jaxx Cocoon Jr. from Fun and Function The Jaxx Cocoon Jr surrounds little kids in a round cuddle pad of fun and comfort. This 4’, foam filled beanbag can be used three ways for customizable fun. Lay it flat for a comfortable floor pillow or crash mat to play or sleep on. Flip the Cocoon Jr onto its side and kids are engulfed in a comfortable, kid-sized nook. Tip it up and the kids can enjoy a retro style beanbag chair. Fun to enjoy alone or with brothers and sisters, the Jaxx Cocoon Jr adds coziness to reading, napping, sleepovers, or watching movies. Features a protective liner with childproof zipper to keep the foam bits out of reach. Microsuede cover zip-off for machine washing. Available in six bright colors at Fun and Function. JaxxFun and Function
Fun and Function Yoga Deck for Kids on the Ball Fun and Function is where kids of all abilities learn through play. Children are natural movers and love balls. Yoga Deck for Kids on the Ball uses an exercise/therapy ball to help kids work on the most popular yoga positions. Let Herbert playfully help your kids focus, stretch and breathe! Yoga can help kids increase their attention span and focus, decrease aggression, as well as develop postural control, motor planning, balance skills, body awareness, flexibility, language and so much more. Each of the 44 cards features the adorable Herbert character striking a different pose (such as Dancer,Fun and Function Warrior, Where’s My Shoe? and Half Dog) as well as directions for alignment, action and attention. This deck can be used with or without a ball (pictures show poses with the ball); with 1 child or multiple children; for a few minutes or a full session; at home, in the clinic, classroom or gym. For Ages 3+. Adult supervision required.
Silikids GlasswareSilikids is the first mom-founded brand focused on creating children’s products that are germ free, mold and toxin free, hypoallergenic and made entirely of silicone. We've assembled a stylish set of four 6 oz. and 12 oz. drinkware, perfect for the entire family and a safe alternative to plastic drinkware. Glass is the cleanest option for drinking and it's great because it's reusable and recyclable. The 6 oz. Siliskin Glass Cup for Kids is perfect for kids learning to drink from a "big kid" cup (the extra Siliskin layer makes it easier to grip and less likely to slip). The 12 oz. Siliskin glasses are a great new option for the entire family. For people looking to use glass outside by the pool, deck or even inside, these larger sizes offer the safer benefits of extra grip and protection of the glass, making them a great alternative to plastic for drinking cocktails and beverages. Siliskin glasses are dishwasher safe (skins can be removed from the glass for washing and are easy to put back on, although not necessary to take off with every cleaning). Silikids


BabySpa is an award-winning natural bath and body care collection that features exclusive therapeutic ethnobotanicals to provide daily protection and nourishment with soothing and healing properties. Created to bring the essence of spa home to babies, BabySpa offers a complete set of wholesome products completely free of harsh chemicals for gentle everyday skincare. Products areBabySpa formulated for different stages - ingredients are selected to address the changing skin care needs of babies from infancy through toddlerhood.
My Little Pony and Friendship Express Train from HasbroHasbroTake an enchanting trip on-board the new My Little Pony Friendship Express Train from Hasbro. Ponies can hop on the colorful caboose and tour through town with ease thanks to the “magically” motorized engine car, complete with a snug seat for Pinkie Pie to play conductor! There are many tours to take as it can change its course at any time; girls simply click together the seven lavender tracks in different configurations, depending on the destination for the day. Train set includes Pinkie Pie pony figure, 7-piece track, motorized engine, railroad cart and sticker labels. Requires two "AA" batteries, not included. We’ve paired it with My Little Pony So Soft Rainbow Dash. This is one hungry pony, and she needs her “mommy” to feed her! Girls can feed their cuddly pony friend from her very own bottle, bowl and spoon, and Rainbow Dash will kick her legs to let you know she’s happy. Rainbow Dash speaks fun phrases to get her “mommy’s” attention, and can’t wait for playtime! Includes two “AAA” demo batteries.Dizzy Dancers Dizzy Twirlin’ Dance Studio from Hasbro

It’s time for a dance party at the Dizzy Dancers Dizzy Twirlin’ Dance Studio playset – who will be the last pet spinning? The pretty pink studio features lots of places for pets to twirl, including various dance spaces, slides and ramps. It includes one exclusive Dizzy Dancers pet, spinning base, dizzy cord and twistin’ tricks card challenging girls to show off a new dance trick with their pet. We’ve bundled with an assortment of additional pets. Simply pull the included dizzy cord to set these pets in motion and watch as they spin and twirl, even in unexpected places, such as a pen top. Each pet comes with a spinning base, dizzy cord and a twistin’ tricks card that challenges girls to complete cool tricks with their pets. Girls can interchange the top and bottom of any pet to create a custom Dizzy Dancers collection of her own.



the details


Open to MetroMoms Insiders who are expecting and/or have children up to age 6


Pre-set buffet dinner, laughter and opportunities to view the Best & Hottest products from pregnancy through preschool, and to meet and mingle with other moms/expectant moms


Thursday, April 19, 2012 from 6:30-9pm; VIP entry at 6pm


The Dream Cafe near the Dallas Galleria at Village on the Parkway, 5100 Beltline, Addison, TX 75240


Moms will draw numbers at the event to determine the order in which they each will choose one Best & Hottest product. VIP reserved priority seating is available, and VIP ticketholders will draw first. Every mom also receives a gift bag. Moms with VIP tickets will receive extra items marked with VIP Bag.


Regular tickets $50/mom; VIP tickets $65/mom


Space is limited. Tickets are not transferable. Last day to cancel for a full refund is April 12. Please see our cancellation policy.


This is a mom's night out; no children will be permitted; no exceptions.



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