Pampering Gift Sets for the Holidays from Vitabath

SweetVanillaAmber_Bundle_oldstyle_full__06685.1410893276.1280.1280

by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman Gifting someone with a skin care gift set may not be the most creative gift idea but it happens to be something many women (and some men) appreciate and will actually use on a daily basis. When I give this type of gift set to someone I try to figure […]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Panera Bread Makes It Easy To Enjoy Your Lunch (+Giveaway)

panera10

My family and I are huge fans of Panera Bread. I like that it’s real — not processed food and while it’s not exactly dollar menu friendly, it’s food that I can feel good about eating and feeding to my family. My kids gravitate towards the macaroni and cheese, as they aren’t really concerned with […]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

We’re Baking it Happen To Raise Money for Breast Cancer Research #BakeItHappen

baking8

by Nancy Johnson Horn , Owner/Editor —  You may remember my Bananas for Boobies post last year — http://www.themamamaven.com/2013/10/25/judys-banana-chocolate-chip-loaf/. Shari Brooks of My Judy the Foodie is a friend. Shari’s blog honors her late mother (Judy) who tragically lost her fight against Breast Cancer over 5 years ago. Shari takes her late mom’s recipes and gives them […]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Odd Squad is Coming to PBS Kids on Nov 26

Odd-Squad-

Mark this on your calendar! For those mamas and papas who have kids who are slightly older than the usual PBS Kids Audience (ie. 8 or 9), ODD Squad is coming and your older ones (and younger ones) are going to be intrigued. When I was in San Francisco for the PBS Annual Meeting in […]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Children’s Music CD Review: Animal Tales by Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke

Animal-Tales-Cover_sm

by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke have done it again!  The duo have come up with yet another whimsical album full of witty and clever lyrics paired with catchy music.  Their previous album, Pleased to Meet You, is always playing at my house, especially when I want to get the kids […]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

6 Gifts for Boys from ALEX BRANDS (+Coupon)

IMG_9765

by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman The Popular ALEX TOYS brand is well-known for its unique and creative gifts for girls such as Hair Chalk Pens, Infinity Jewelry Kits and Friendship Bracelet Kits. But did you know that ALEX BRANDS also has a large array of creative toys that boys can enjoy as well? Here is […]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Winter Essentials from 7 A.M. Enfant

baby.aspx

by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman —  After the harsh, grueling winter we had last year, I don’t think there’s a single Northeasterner who is looking forward to the end of November when temperatures will dip and we will all have to deal with the snowfalls and frigid weather. As a city dweller who is out […]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

My Night Out at the NYC Food & Wine Festival With Liz Claiborne and JC Penney

foodCollage

by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman This past Thursday my husband and I were treated to an unforgettable night at the NYC Food & Wine Festival. Typically when we have a date night I spend some time fussing about what to wear but this time I didn’t have to: JCPenney and Liz Claiborne were generous enough […]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS