Treasury of 100 Storybook Classics

We love a good gift set. Meet Storybook Treasures’ Treasury of 100 Storybook Classics. This 17-piece DVD collection pairs celebrity narration (Zach Braff, Abigail Breslin, Cyndi Lauper) with colorful animation and Scholastic’s signature read-along function (words are highlighted as they’re read). The best part? All the classics are here – Goodnight Moon, The Wheels on the Bus, Hansel & Gretel and Red Riding Hood. Pop in a DVD and watch a book come to life – it’s 19 hours of munchkin magic. $48.49 at amazon.com.
Giveaway bonus – enter the MM giveaway & win a gift set this week! To enter – click here & like MM on Facebook. If you’ve already “liked” us just write a note on our wall page about why you’d like to win the set. Giveaway ends at 6pm Friday.

Sticky Bellies

Time flies. Capture the big moments with Sticky Bellies milestone stickers. The bright, bold removable stickers slide on and off t-shirts, onesies and blankets for fast, functional photo documenting. Pop one on, snap away then store in the baby book. Stickers are printed with non-toxic ink and make great shower presents. $14.00 for a set of 12 stickers at stickybellies.com.

Fairy Tales: Twelve Timeless Treasures

The classics never go out of style. Give munchkins a gift that keeps on giving with Mary Engelbreit’s Fairy Tales: Twelve Timeless Treasures. The beautiful book tells the stories of Cinderella, Rumpelstiltskin, Sleeping Beauty and nine other literary favorites – each with bright, bold munchkin-engaging illustrations. Little ones will love looking at the pictures, older ones will enjoy listening to the stories and parents will love re-telling the classics. $19.99 at booksandbooks.com.

Chewbeads

What is it about jewelry that munchkins find so delicious? Give up the fight & accessorize in style with a Chewbeads’ Jane necklace. The bright, bold necklace is designed for mom with baby in mind. The soft silicone beads are 100% free of BPA, PVC, phthalates, lead, cadmium, heavy metals and detachable parts –making them 100% safe for your little one to gnaw on. And their brilliant colors and chic design make them a perfect fit for mom. $29.50 at chewbeads.com

Fridge-to-go

Bracing yourself for holiday travel? Streamline meals on the go with Fridge-to-go. Think of the portable pack as a lunchbox/cooler combo. The entire thing collapses flat for easy storage while a built-in removable cooling pack keeps food cool for up to eight hours. Store the whole thing in a corner of the fridge or freezer and you’ve got an instant chill ready for all the holiday mania – no ice required. Extra bonus – it easily holds a few hours worth of distraction. $18-$30 at myfridgetogo.com.

On the Fly Bottle Warmers

Travel season is here & it is daunting. Relieve some of the pressure with On the Fly portable bottle warmers. Slide the stretchy, two-layer fabric around your favorite bottle (fits most Advent, Born Free & other mainstream brands), pop a heating pouch into the lining and you’ve got pleasantly warm milk for up to 12 hours (formula is generally only good for one hour after mixing). No electricity, batteries, microwaves or boiling water needed. One pouch can carry you through an entire day. Munchkin – and mommy – magic! $6.99-$19.99 at ontheflybottle.com.

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