Lisa Malcic’s seven-year-old son may have some explaining to do when, down the road, his friends discover he was both the inspiration behind, and model for, the revolutionary Pee-pee Teepee.
“My poor son, he’ll have to have Pee-pee Teepee therapy,” joked Malcic, who created the amusing spout guard about seven years ago in response to the diaper-changing dilemma encountered by many parents of newborn boys. Every time Malcic and her husband took off their son’s diaper, he immediately peed on them before they could get the next one on.
The Treehouse Showroom visits “Ducks & Daisies” Balboa Island, Newport Beach, California. This posh little boutique is a staple on the Island and is known for the bright colored fun look of their yellow and white stripped awning. Ducks and Daisies attracts tourist and locals alike. The Treehouse Showroom often visits the Island, to show store owner Gina new lines for her boutique.
Many parents feel that dining out with children is worse than a food fight in a junior high cafeteria, but it doesn’t have to be that way! With a little preparation, mealtime out with kids can be an enjoyable treat for all. Most parents already know to pack wipes, small snacks, and bibs, but there are other products available that can help make the event easy, clean, and fun for both children and parents. On The Giggle Guide® take-out menu are tasty products from Neat Solutions, Babe Ease/Clean Shopper, Bink Link and Hape Toys — delicious finds for going out without going crazy!
Help your customers avoid travel nightmares! Whether simply driving to the local park, or navigating unfamiliar GPS routes on a summer road trip, parents need to be extra organized when getting out and about with babies and kids in tow. The Giggle Guide® encourages you to stock up on and suggest terrific travel essentials like Chicco car seats, Itzy Ritzy car seat covers, Dandelion toys and teethers, organicKidz thermal bottles, and Mrs. Smith diaper bags. These nifty products turn any trip away from the comforts of home into a pleasure cruise!
More than 21 years ago, Bobux created the world’s first soft-sole elasticized shoe for babies. Using the safest natural products we could find, we added the original Bobux elastic ankle device, and a new shoe category was born! Bobux shoes are inspired by the New Zealand way of life - natural, free and fun.
From that first shoe grew an entire range of eco-friendly footwear and clothing all based around the philosophy that children do better when they’re comfortable, happy and free to experiment and develop as nature intended.
The top stationery trends for 2010 as forecasted in January by Stationery Trends magazine have been popping up all over the place. You can observe these new trends and much more at the upcoming Chicago Market. There, you’ll have access to special programming, networking, new products, book signings, special guests and more. But for now, have a look at some of the latest stationery trends below.
Eco-chic stationery includes products made from recycled materials or items with natured-inspired themes.
Satsuma Designs fans are showering babies from coast to coast with the company’s spring and summer weight organic bamboo baby products. From the best selling double ply organic bamboo jersey swaddling blanket to the perfect-fit infant cap each item in the organic bamboo jersey line is ultra soft, breathable, and always eco-chic.
CHICAGO, IL (May 18, 2010) – The Chicago Market: Living and Giving®, July 22-28, 2010, promises to be action packed with an exciting calendar of business and retail seminars and special events. The Market’s highlights include an exciting keynote presentation from Jerry Greenfield, co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade Inc. and The Power Lunch Seminar Series, where buyers will learn from leading retail consultants.
Lynette Damir, RN, Founder and CEO aappeared on the televisoin show “The Doctors” on May 20, 2010.
When a new mom struggles to swaddle her baby, Lynette teaches her the swaddling tricks of the nurses – using the 1-2-3 Swaddle Tip Tag sewn to the edge of every SwaddleDesigns receiving blanket. A video of the segment can be seen on www.eswaddle.com.
SwaddleDesigns multi-use swaddling blankets are made from lightweight, breathable cotton. The collection also includes wearable blankets, security blankets, burpies and bibs and an organic line.
Pelham, NH – May, 2010 - Babe Ease®, LLC, the New Hampshire-based creator and distributor of the Original Clean Shopper® shopping cart cover and other award-winning baby accessories will debut its new Wee BE Organic® Peace Collection of Clean Shoppers®, burp cloths, caps, bibs and body suits at the 2010 Holiday Gift Show in New York.
“This is exciting ground for us,” said Missy Cohen-Fyffe president of Babe Ease®. “We’ve attempted to produce sustainable Clean Shoppers® in the past, but were never able to make them affordable, adorable and organic at the same time. That is, until now.”
Soft natural cotton. Fair trade practices. Ecologically friendly farming and production. These are the components that make up our Wee BE Organic® line of 100% certified organic cotton baby products.
All of our Wee BE Organic® baby products are made from 100% organically grown and milled cotton and adhere firmly to printing processes that pass Global Organic Textile Standards (GOTS). Our packaging is simple, PVC free, and passes GOTS standards.
7 W New York® will host The Eco-Friendly Expo, showcasing the best in high-end design, architecture, transportation, travel, art and fashion. The Expo is devoted to bringing green to a grand new level, with over 50 exhibitors on board for the boutique style marketplace including El Museo del Barrio, Decorazon Gallery, Kohler, Cosmos Communications, The Architect’s Newspaper, Bath Fitters, Siw Thai Silk, Green Mountain Energy, Juan Valdez Coffee, and Recycle-A-Bicycle (recycleabicycle.org).