The Mint Chip Mama’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide!

  It’s that time of year again, holiday shopping time! Here at The Mint Chip Mama (please follow my Blog, and Facebook, Pinterest & Instagram pages) we attend awesome events all year long so we can present new items to you that are pretty fetch. Below are some of my favorites from this year, someContinue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide!”

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!”

Play Monster’s Super Spinner Swing & Super Duper Spinner Swing!

Our backyard is an extension of our home. It’s a place where I let my kids play, run free and go wild. When we moved to the suburbs from the city I was the most excited for my backyard. Pretty much four years later – I still get a thrill knowing it’s all mine (andContinue reading “Play Monster’s Super Spinner Swing & Super Duper Spinner Swing!”

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!”

Kudo Banz – Wearable Positive Feedback!

If you’re a parent, I’m quite sure you’re familiar with sticker charts. I am too. Little pieces of bribery that bring so much happiness to both parties. When I met the nice people from Kudo Banz last week I was very, very impressed by their expansion of this age old positive reinforcement tradition. Their ideaContinue reading “Kudo Banz – Wearable Positive Feedback!”

Dear John (Deere): For Your Budding Little Landscape Architect!

@Tomy_Toy I have the quintessential little boy. Trucks, trains, fire trucks, police cars, construction “vehicles”, tractors, boats, wheels, dirt. All rolled into a smiling three and a half year old. Last year, on a day when we had nothing scheduled, I brought him to a John Deere store to simply look around. He was inContinue reading “Dear John (Deere): For Your Budding Little Landscape Architect!”

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Chrismukah: Momtrends Holiday Soiree

Momtrends #MTholiday One of the reasons I love blogging is I get to go to some pretty cool events and learn about some pretty cool brands. One of my favorite events of the season is the Momtrends holiday party – which was last night in Manhattan. So what’s the inside scoop of the hottest trendsContinue reading “It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Chrismukah: Momtrends Holiday Soiree”

She Said, Shut Up and Play with Me

  Facebook Twitter #PlayPledge #GeniusOfPlay As an only child I always longed for someone who wanted to play with me. It didn’t help that the games of the time were I’m Telling and Double Dare – both sibling games. As they sat on my shelf collecting dust, I realized two player games were just not inContinue reading “She Said, Shut Up and Play with Me”

If I Say “Done” You Say “Done”. Day 32 of My Favorite Things: Being DONE! I did it!

Day 32 of My Favorite Things: Being DONE! I did it! @TheMintChipMama Facebook OMG – So you know when you have no time to breathe and your house is a mess… Always? Yes, that’s continuously me. Know what’s fun? Launching a blog. Know what’s more fun? Declaring before I knew how labor intensive each post wouldContinue reading “If I Say “Done” You Say “Done”. Day 32 of My Favorite Things: Being DONE! I did it!”

Life is But a Beach, Sweetheart. Day 15 of My Favorite Things: Downtown Bookworks

Day 15 of My Favorite Things: Downtown Bookworks @DowntownBkwrks #downtownbookworks Facebook I think I was a fish in a previous life. Perhaps a Gish Fish. I have always been the type of person who needs to be near water. I was not really a beach person growing up – per se – but I love theContinue reading “Life is But a Beach, Sweetheart. Day 15 of My Favorite Things: Downtown Bookworks”