{Product Review} Boba Air

ilissaProduct Review

Inside this little pouch there’s a secret. This little pouch transforms into a full size baby carrier! This little pouch is also small enough to fit inside a purse, diaper bag, or glove box! This is the Air by Boba. Who wouldn’t be skeptical of a baby carrier that folds up this small. My first thoughts before testing were 1.     … Read More

{Product Review} The Puj Snug & The Puj Flyte

ilissaProduct Review, Toddler Needs

  I was thrilled to receive the Puj Flyte tub & their new Snug faucet cover to review. I have been a Puj follower forever! Huge fan of the original Puj tub, it’s one of my go-to baby shower gifts. However it does have it’s flaws. Sometimes it’s just a little to big for the sinks of some of the … Read More

{Product Review} The Zen Swaddle

ilissaHealth & Safety, Product Review, Uncategorized

I was thrilled to received the Zen Swaddle by Nested Bean a few weeks ago. It is a revolutionary swaddler. The Zen Swaddle has parts on the swaddler that are weighted to mimic the feeling of touch by a parent. They’re like bean bags in the swaddler. The weighted parts are on the chest part (where you see the baby … Read More

{Product Review} BubbleBum Booster Seat

ilissaHealth & Safety, Product Review

As a Child Passenger Safety Technician I was a little wary at first of an inflatable booster seat. Let me tell you how wrong I was!! I was lucky enough to be able to take a webinar on some new transportation safety products a few months back. Melissa Farrell, the vice president of BubbleBum, gave a great presentation on their … Read More

{Product Review} The Mixie Bottle

ilissaProduct Review

  So I first heard of, and saw, the Mixie bottle last year at the ABC Expo. I was a little skeptical, but a few weeks ago I received a sample bottle, so I was glad to test it out myself. I have to say it is very convenient and it does work. Here’s what it’s all about: The Mixie … Read More

Sippy Cups 101

ilissaProduct Review, Toddler Needs

A Facebook fan recently asked what kind of sippy cups I would recommend for her teething toddler. Soo here’s a bunch of Binx approved sippy cups. **Note; not all of them I would recommend for teething toddlers, but I will make note of which ones are great for that situation. Safe Sippy 2 by Kid Basix Made out of stainless … Read More

{Design Board} Shared Camping Nursery

ilissaNursery Design

A friend recently asked me if I had any ideas for a shared bedroom between her children. They range in age from unborn to age 4, 3 boys and a girl. I came up with a camping theme. Here’s some inspiration for you! 1 Monaco II Glider, $698, Rosenberry Rooms 2 Fred – Cardboard Moose Trophy, $51, Cardboard Safari 3 Personalized Kids Adirondack Chairs, $59, Pottery … Read More