Category: Buy This For Mom!

Mariah Carey Concert

CALLING ALL LAMBS: Valentine’s Day is right around the corner.  My amazing imaginary BFF Mariah Carey will be teaming up with St. Jude Children’s Hospital to raise money and celebrate the day of love. Mimi will perform a special private show for the winner and their Boo at her crib in NY.  Pretty awesome, right? You can enter by making… Read more →

Artkive App

B is a huge art lover.  He takes an art class after school twice a week and literally draws and colors 15 things a day at home.  For Christmas I wanted to get him and family members something special.  I discovered the most amazing app that creates a book from your child’s artwork. ARTKIVE is the greatest app for parents… Read more →

Four Seasons Westlake Village

I’m not a fan of traveling during the holidays.  With 2 active boys, any chance of spreading cheer and joy after a long flight would be Bahumbug at best.  To compromise, we like to do local getaways, Staycays, as they’re called. To get in the holiday spirit and indulge in a little luxury we ventured to the Four Seasons Westlake… Read more →

Qalo Ring

When I was married I rarely, if ever took my wedding ring off.  It just felt weird NOT to have my ring on.  Even through my pregnancies it literally got stuck on my 3x enlarged finger and almost had to be cut off.  Being married  can be beautiful as is displaying your commitment via the ring. However, sometimes a wedding… Read more →

Personalized Santa Letter

Christmas is around the corner.  Nothing reminds kids that Santa is watching like a personalized letter from the big fella himself.  SealedBySanta.com  does a great job helping St. Nick deliver a special letter to your little one. For $10.95 you get a custom letter w/ 3 accomplishments, 3 wish list items, and a friend/sibling shout out.  Your letter comes with a… Read more →

Pantene Whip It Commercial

As an MBA student, I really take note to marketing and advertising. Every once in a while a television commercial comes along you never forget.  There’s “Where’s The Beef” for Wendy’s, Bill Cosby’s Jell-O ads, Budweiser’s Clydesdales, and McDonalds’s “I’m Loving It Campaign”. One of the most powerful ads I’ve seen is a commercial for Pantene.  The commercial is to… Read more →