confessions of a modern mom

Tag: Shopping

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

What You Put on Your Family’s Skin May Be Hazardous To Their Health By: Michelle Nadel It’s a Tale as Old as Time. But I’m not talking about the classic Disney movie about beautiful Belle, although Belle’s beauty may have something to do with it. […]

Is Beauty only Skin Deep?

Is Beauty only Skin Deep?

Let’s talk turkey. OK, I mean beauty. I don’t know about you, but since I was pregnant with my first kid, I have been very aware of the things I have put in my body. I try to avoid processed foods as much as I […]

What are these kids doing?!?

What are these kids doing?!?

I don’t know about your five year old, but mine is super particular about what she wears. Don’t even think of coming within 25 feet of her with jeans or cords or anything she deems as too hard. Jeggings? Sure, as long as they’re super […]

Old Fashioned Has Never Been This Cool

Old Fashioned Has Never Been This Cool

I have been in love with Blu Pony Vintage for quite some time. OK, obsessed is more like it. I first saw their line in a little boutique whose name I no longer remember. I was overjoyed when the store down the street from me […]

Bubbles are a Kid’s Best Friend

Bubbles are a Kid’s Best Friend

Is it me or do bubbles make everyone happy? I don’t know a single kid who does not like bubbles. Actually, bubbles make kids smile and have you ever noticed what happens when kids run around chasing bubbles, giggling and smiling? Everyone else starts to […]

New Discovery: Lucky Boy Sunday

New Discovery: Lucky Boy Sunday

Holy moli cannoli ravioli. I’ve seen their stuff around but never knew the brand. I guess I was living under a rock, because they’ve been around since 2007. Well, now I do and let me tell you I want 2 of every item they make! […]

My Newest Obsession – Sian Zeng

My Newest Obsession – Sian Zeng

How gorgeous is that wallpaper?!? I am in love with the design. But what makes it even better than just beautiful wall covering is that it’s magnetic. YES! I know! MAGNETIC!!! All I can say is Sian Zeng is a genius. And super duper talented…I […]

New Books for Babes: BabyLit

New Books for Babes: BabyLit

I just got a shipment today of four books for Anya. I love books. I hope to instill a love of reading in both my children. Bella is already hooked, thank goodness! Well, 99% of the books in our “children’s library” belong to Bella, so […]

Pinterest…Follow Me!!!

Pinterest…Follow Me!!!

Happy¬†Friday. TGIF. My goodness, this week seemed to stretch on for-EVAH, even though I was only upright one and a half days so far…I feel like I have so much to share! So, I’m sure you are all tech savvy and up on the latest […]

Newest Things for Kids

Newest Things for Kids

This week was the New York International Gift Fair. I love this tradeshow because I get to see all that’s new in the worlds of home accessories, baby and kids stuff, decor and it’s so much fun. It’s totally overwhelming because it spans the entirety […]