Welcome to our ‘Scoop On Stuff’ round-up
We love to introduce our community to new products, services and resources for the whole family.
From artsy socks to stair barriers, and gift sets to fun summer activities – here are some of our favorite products this week!
1 of 6 new artist series by designer Anni Betts, this pair comes as almost matching Owl and Mouse. We love the modern design, turquoise and complimentary color scheme and geometric shapes. It has never been more fun to be friends with someone different!
Stair Barriers are reinforced fabric stair gates that are NOT designed to work between two flat surfaces. Mom-invented and American-Made, Stair Barriers install on banisters of all shapes and sizes and can be installed on an angle. Offered for Banister to Banister and Wall to Banister staircases in three sizes - Regular, Wide and Custom, Stair Barriers are available in a wide range of fabrics, including 2 indoor/outdoor options.
Gifted & Present specializes in curated gift sets and specialty gifts for baby & child. I specifically source products that are hard-to-find and organic or handmade whenever possible, supporting small makers (I search out other working-for-themselves mothers specifically). Customers can choose from curated gift sets or put their own together by shopping products individually. Every gift is shipped wrapped in our reusable drawstring bag and “celebration” shipping box, including a handwritten note with the giver’s message.
Newborncourse.com is an innovative online pregnancy and parenting training program, dedicated to newborn and mother care. Its goal is to inform, prepare, and empower new and existing parents, Newborncourse.com was developed with the help of highly regarded pediatricians, OB-GYNs, newborn care specialists, and an instructional architect. The perfect tool to alleviate insecurities and self-doubts that plague expecting parents! it may be the smartest investment you make as a parent to be.
The Complete Guide to Legal Planning for New York Parents is a must-have resource for every New York parent who wants to keep their family safe. This step-by-step, practical guide includes tips on everything from estate taxes and trusts to choosing a guardian for your children. Written by New York City tax and estate planning attorney Shannon McNulty, this book covers everything you need to know and everything you need to do to make sure your family will be taken care of if tragedy strikes.
Wonder Workshop is helping kids avoid the summer slide – also known as “summer brain drain” – by giving parents access to free, imaginative and inspiring family-friendly activities. Wonder Workshop’s “Summer of Wonder” program includes 12 weeks of hands-on, fun, downloadable/printable activities that will keep kids engaged while learning how to code. This includes a mix of challenges for Wonder Workshop’s award-winning Dash and Cue robots and activities the whole family can enjoy, including puzzles and reading list recommendations.
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