The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide!

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide! It’s that time of year again! Let the fun begin to scramble and get it together for the holidays before all the cool toys sell out.  I’m sorry – I mean – it’s the most magical time of the year! Here at The Mint Chip Mama (Blog,Continue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide!”

2018 New York Baby Show Top Picks!

#NYBSBloggerLounge @NewYorkBabyshow @MomTrends I love going to big vendor-driven events like the New York Baby Show. My mantra is – wow me with your innovation. Reinvent the lightbulb, show me something that will make my life easier. My picks below fall right into that category. So lets get started, I’m excited to share! As aContinue reading “2018 New York Baby Show Top Picks!”

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide!

#holidaygiftguide #mtholiday Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner? Thanksgiving is creeping up quickly and before we know it snow will be falling and presents will be everywhere! I put a lot of time and love into my blog posts and Facebook page (where I post something fun daily). So many placesContinue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide!”

Top Picks from the 2017 New York Baby Show

@NewYorkBabyShow ‏#MTBloggerLounge One of the nice things about having a baby (my third) and going to the New York Baby Show is I get to look with the eyes of a new mom while being a seasoned mom. I’ve seen it all, and I know what works. I love to find new things that rockContinue reading “Top Picks from the 2017 New York Baby Show”

Pump Up the Volume, Pump Up the Volume, Pump Up the Volume. Milk! Milk! Day 17 of My Favorite Things: PumpEase Hands-Free Pumping Bra

Day 17 of My Favorite Things: PumpEase hands-free pumping bra @PumpEase  @snugabell #PAA Facebook Batman and Robin, Lois and Clark, Bonnie and Clyde. All of these are partners. For me right now the biggest partnership (besides you know – the obvious human ones) is between my breast pump and my PumpEase hands-free pumping bra. As I…

Oh Baby! Show. My Top 2016 New York Baby Show picks!

One of the reasons I like the The New York Baby Show so much is that they always draw a great combination of vendors – both large and small scale to their event. This year didn’t disappoint. I was happy to walk the floor and see some new and innovative products as well as someContinue reading “Oh Baby! Show. My Top 2016 New York Baby Show picks!”

Third Kid’s A Charm! Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower Ever

Walking the floor of an event like the Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower Ever (which took place in Manhattan on Tuesday, May 10th, 2016) as a first time mom can be overwhelming. As a third time mom it is more like looking for a needle in a hay stack. What I mean by thisContinue reading “Third Kid’s A Charm! Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower Ever”

Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower EVER!

Pregnancy is an interesting time in one’s life. It is a finite, life changing experience that may come to you never, once or multiple times. It is a time of bonding for women and a time when you sit in awe of your body and what it can do. It is also a very socialContinue reading “Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower EVER!”

Breast Milk Lemonade

November 21st came and went. Nary a tear was shed by moi. In fact, I didn’t realize that yesterday was my day – even as I watched a commercial for the new Exodus: Gods & KingsExodus movie (nice timing 20th Century Fox!). Look at that! This, people, we call acceptance and closure. Celebrating the bigContinue reading “Breast Milk Lemonade”

Strike it Up! I Wanna I Wanna Feed You Milk

On October 12th, two days after he turned 12 months old, my little boy stopped nursing. Cold turkey. Like he was completely done. As in I nursed him his normal four or five feedings that day with the last one right before bed, put him down at 7pm, he woke up screaming bloody murder (aContinue reading “Strike it Up! I Wanna I Wanna Feed You Milk”