All Blog Posts Tagged 'KIDS' (43)

Cute Beltz Giveaway – Win a $50 Gift Certificate | Toddler & Kids Belts

To say thank you for your support over the years, we are excited to offer this fun Cute Beltz giveaway.  Just in time for the holidays, win a $50.00 gift certificate to the Cute Beltz store.…


Added by Kristen Ford-Stevens on November 19, 2012 at 1:26pm — No Comments

Shopping Has Never Been More Fun! - Mommy Perks 2012 Holiday Gift Guide

It is always a joy to be included in a holiday gift guide.  Mommy Perks is an awesome community and Shara, the owner of Mommy Perks is a true cheerleader for small business.  She is the owner of Mommy Perksand Personal Child Stories, two great sites you should checkout.

I am thrilled to have a place in the 2012 Holiday Gift…


Added by Kristen Ford-Stevens on November 14, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Say, “No” To Pumpkin Carving – Cute Ideas For Kids | Cute Beltz



Kids are too young for carving a pumpkin or looking for other fun ideas?  Checkout these cool pumpkins decorated with paint, webbing and…


Added by Kristen Ford-Stevens on October 29, 2012 at 12:37pm — 1 Comment

12 Cool Kids Halloween Costumes | Cute Beltz

:)      costumes.

Kids costumes      DIY baby costumes

  Halloween costumes?    Baby Chick Costumes for Halloween pic from <a href=!/2009/10/family-and-spring-chicks.html" src="" height="242" width="299" /> 

DIY - Family Costumes      Thing Halloween Costumes



How adorable are these cute kids costumes.  I love creative ideas.…


Added by Kristen Ford-Stevens on October 29, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Red Tricycle 2012 Totally Awesome Awards | Cute Beltz




We love Red Tricycle, one of the best resources for parents to find kids’ activities in New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Los Angeles and Chicago .  We are so thankful to our many supporters, it is with your continued belief…


Added by Kristen Ford-Stevens on October 17, 2012 at 4:49pm — No Comments

Ask Cute Beltz – Traveling With Kids, What Do I Take For Entertainment?

Q: I am traveling with a 3 and a 5 year old on an airplane, what items  should I take with me to keep them entertained.  I am afraid they may end up being the kids no one wants to sit next to, any advice?

A:  As a mother with two kids and who has traveled many places with her children, there are some key items you must have when venturing into the world of travel with kids.

1. DVD Player with headphones! – Nobody will want to listen to …


Added by Kristen Ford-Stevens on October 17, 2012 at 4:35pm — No Comments


From the moment my little buddy joined me in this beautiful world
I knew from the bottom of my heart that it was a better world because he was here...with his sweet brown eyes, his smile that makes his mommy melt every time,
his charming…

Added by Ani Allen on February 29, 2012 at 5:56pm — No Comments

Designer Labels and the Economics of Parenting

I went shopping the other day.
I figured I would buy my eight-year-old daughter a new coat. After all, it's winter, it's cold and the really bad weather hasn't set in yet. Sounds like a good plan, right?

I wasn't prepared for some of the prices that I encountered. Call me sheltered, or perhaps I've just spent too much time in discount department stores buying kiddie clothing.…

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on December 13, 2011 at 7:36am — No Comments

Spelling, Grammar, Kids and College

My last post on Kids and Cell Phones made me think more about the whole mobile phone phenomenon and the resulting effects on our kids, not just regarding health and safety.

In the past 10 years, text messaging has become a standard for the younger set. A whole new lexicon of words - if you can call them that - has emerged as a result of SMS, cell phones and the…


Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on October 20, 2011 at 12:21pm — No Comments

Top 10 Back to School Survival Tips


Summertime and the livin' ain't easy. Not if you've been trying to juggle swimming and sleepovers, play dates and parties. Let's face it: being a parent isn't easy, whether it's summertime or not. Adding to this is the fact that September is creeping up on us, folks, and guess what: that means it's "Back to School" time.

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on August 16, 2011 at 1:13am — No Comments

Los Angeles Kids Off The Couch: What's On Our August Radar!


Added by Pamela Saunders on August 3, 2011 at 4:40pm — No Comments

How to Dine Out With Small Children - Video

There's been a lot of talk in the news lately about the utility of being able to manage kids and their accompanying behavior.  Whether it's in a restaurant or airplane - there seems to be a growing contingent of the population that has determined, for whatever reasons, that kids are just not the best attendees at particular places. More specifically, the topic of whether or not kids should be in… Continue

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on July 31, 2011 at 3:07pm — No Comments

The Parent Police Proclaim: "No Kids Allowed"

Backlash or hogwash?

It depends who you ask.

A recent decision by Malaysia Air to ban babies from first class caused quite the uproar amongst family advocates everywhere. After all, is it fair that those who choose to procreate be relegated to the equivalent of "steerage" when traveling by air? Perhaps a tad sensitive because of this announcement,… Continue

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on July 15, 2011 at 11:38pm — No Comments

Those Were The Days, My Friends

I've written about this topic to some degree before, but somehow it just keeps coming back. 

Kids have no idea...

The changes that have occurred in my lifetime are pretty amazing and yet my kids take all of the advances that have occurred for…

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on June 15, 2011 at 7:42pm — No Comments

The 3 "P's" of the Working Parent: Patience, Permissiveness and Pizza


When I first started this blog, I posed the question as to whether "having it all" was really possible. Like all of us, I'm still trying to figure that out, though I must say that the answer is not tipping on the positive side.

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on May 29, 2011 at 12:41pm — No Comments

In Praise of Wrinkled Clothing - 5 Tips to Help You Avoid Ironing

I've heard that wrinkles add character.

Oh - they weren't talking about clothes??

Because of the laundry hell that I live in on a full-time basis, wrinkles are my reality. As a result, I wear my wrinkles proudly, and with honor.

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on May 23, 2011 at 8:19am — No Comments

Minivan Mamma, or "I Drive a 'Loser Cruiser'"

I've given in to the minvan, ergo, minivans are now cool.
I must chant this mantra repeatedly to convince myself of this fact.
Here is a picture of the beast, a 2006 Honda Odyssey. She is a trusted soul, in spite of herself.

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on May 21, 2011 at 10:53am — No Comments

Kids OFF The Couch: Houdini at the Skirball Cultural Center

Magic and Mystery from an Icon



Added by Pamela Saunders on May 5, 2011 at 2:11pm — No Comments

Wrong Size Again! 3 Reasons why kids clothing sizes and fit vary by brand and what you can do about it

One of the most pressing and vulnerable points of online shopping is a sizing issue: getting the right size or the pain of NOT getting it right. The sizing issue is so frustrating we decided to ask a pro: Stormy Sweitzer, owner and co-founder of SizeTracker, gave us  3 of the biggest reasons why kidshing sizes and fit vary from brand…


Added by Julia Angel on February 21, 2011 at 3:26pm — No Comments

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