Along with the excitement and anticipation of starting school for the first time (or a new grade), also comes, for many little ones, anxiety and fear. For kids (and parents!) who are experiencing these jitters, there’s an insightful new picture book, Cooper and Me, the first in a series of books that invite children to explore life with a lovable Labrador Retriever, Cooper.

Summer is over, school has started and we are trying to get back into the swing of things. With the holidays quickly approaching, I thought I would share a few simple tips that will turn your house from “eh” to “ooh”. These tips, applied in your own personal way, can really bring out the holiday cheer and allow you to enjoy the holidays and the freshness of your home.

Blooming Bath is the cute, cuddly and convenient way to bathe your baby. Unlike traditional baby bath tubs, Blooming Bath is made from incredibly soft, plush materials — providing a safe, soft, and unbelievably adorable bathing experience for the most important person in your world.

In celebration of Radio Disney’s 15th Birthday on Friday, November 18, they are inviting you and your kids to share a 15 second birthday greeting on their Facebook page ( now through November 17 that could win you a trip to Los Angeles, California where you will get to take a tour of the Radio Disney studios, meet one of the on-air personalities and win a prize pack including an acoustic guitar signed by Cody Simpson. The winning video will also be featured on

We go through a lot of band-aids around here… or “Boo-Dee-A’s” as my young daughter calls them. It seems that she has to have a band-aid for almost anything… except when she actually needs it. She is terrified of “boo-boos and owwies” so imagine my surprise when she approved of this Medi Bag!

Let me introduce you to an app that you are going to LOVE. I know we feature a lot of our favorite apps on the site but this one will definitely come in handy….