Month: October 2007

Toy Recall Alternatives

Recently, there have been an abundance of toy recalls. That has lead to mass anxiety amongst parents. We love to buy toys for our kid, but we are worried that it will be recalled. New York Times wrote a great article Recalls Make Toy Shopping a Source of Anxiety that goes into the issues we are faced with in a post mass toy recall world. What are parents to do to find alternatives to tainted toys.

The answer is as profound as the question. Someone,probably a parent, replies to the article above by making some wonderful suggestions in Scared of Tainted Toys? There Are Alternatives. read more

5 Ways to Reduce Stress

Do you ever feel like you are falling apart both mentally and physically ?
Everyone has at one time or other in their lives. The toll that family,work,school, friends and life can have on our bodies and minds can lead to stress. It does not have to be that way. You can start today to make a conscious decision to deal with stress.

Today, we will discuss some ways you can reduce stress.

1.The five minute rule:
Try to be five minutes early. This may not sound like a lot of time but it will save you a lot of stress. I take the bus and train to work. So five minutes could the difference between getting to work on time or not. If I miss my bus ,then I miss my train and then I get in almost 30 later than I usually do. If my bus come at 745AM, then I try to be at the bus stop at 740AM not 745AM. This is less stressful than trying to get the bus at exactly 745AM. I am sure the five minutes rule could make a huge difference in your life as well. Also trying to be five minutes early for our daughter’s appointment help us to stay calm. read more

Review Of Luvs Bear Hug Stretch diapers

Luvs Bear Hug Strech Diapers

Our daughter has been using Huggies diapers from day one. Recently, we were contacted by some generous marketing folks who wanted us to try the new Luvs Bear Hug Stretch diapers. At first were not sure we wanted to try something new ,but I am sure glad we did.Luvs Bear Hug Stretch diapers kept my daughter leak free and comfortable.

My daughter is very active and in the past we had spills with Huggies. The bear hug did exactly as it promised it hugged the pe pe from escaping. I am happy to report that the week that we tried the Luvs we has no leaks.If you have active kids you must try this product. read more