Real Moms Talk About Bella Sara Treasures & Miniatures

Bella Sara Miniatures Series 1  Phoenix

We love Bella Sara at my house and thanks to the Team Mom we got the chance to review a couple of their newest products: Bella Sara Treasures Each Treasures card pack contains 5 random horse and/or treasure cards, a random sticker card, a random tattoo card, a mini-game, a card checklist, online codes, and positive messages. My daughter immediately opened up the packages to oohs & ahhs and carried them around the house showing everyone for day. Included in {Read More}

Real Moms Talk About Author Leslie Patricelli


A Real Mom Review by Tracy Roberts. I was very fortunate to receive copies of 2 of Leslie Patricelli’s books to review. Higher! Higher! The sky’s not limit in a witty picture book about a child on a wing & the wonders of the imagination (ages 2-5 retail $15.99) and Baby Happy, Baby Sad A playful look at a pair of emotions that are a part of every baby’s day (ages 1-3; retail $6.99) The books were perfect for my {Read More}

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Moms Central and recently gave us the opportunity to review their site and ordering processes by allowing us to create our own customized M & Ms – Read our Mom’s New Year 09 Bonanza Kick Off post if you’d like to have a bag of our creations for yourself . Once you’re on the site you have the option of choosing your color combination and you can even include a personalized message or  favorite photograph. They make ordering a {Read More}

Real Moms Talk About: Barbie And The Diamond Castle

A lot of women in my generation grew up on Barbie – and many of us, like me, swore we wouldn’t have them for our girls. They are unrealistic and didn’t portray the type of role model we wanted for our girls. Inevitably, as we started having girls, Barbie made her way in anyway. She’s popular, she’s pretty and girls love her! So of course, while my girls don’t have a lot of Barbie stuff – when the Barbie movies {Read More}

Real Moms Talk About Stride Rite Early Walkers


Once again we have the opportunity to share another great item with you courtesy of Stride Rite with a special thanks to TwitterMoms for the heads-up. We were sent a pair of size 5 Stride Rite Early Walkers – adorable little monkey shoes (the little flap on the back says cheeky monkey).  Nathan wasn’t sure if he wanted to wear them or play with them.  He just turned 1 but started walking a couple months ago. We’ve been keeping it {Read More}

Real Moms Talk About Parents Critter Conga

Parents Critter Conga

When Team Mom told us that Parents would be sending us out some of their newest toys to review I was excited.  But it turns out that I wasn’t half as excited as 3/4 of our children. Our youngest had his first birthday around the time we received the product so we saved it for him to open.  He loves music and we knew that Critter Conga ($30 retail) was sure to bring him years of musical fun. Turns out {Read More}

Real Moms Talk About Baby Einstein Holiday Blog Tour


At Moms In A Blog we are continually blessed by great companies with wonderful items so we can write reviews for you to be able to make informed choices. This time Mom Central has partnered with Baby Einstein for thier Baby Einstein Holiday Blog Tour. I received a Baby Einstein interactive package with the 10th anniversary special edition Baby Mozart DVD, the Baby Einstein Touch & Feel Baby Animal board book and the Lullaby Classics CD. Nathan (1) and Lily {Read More}

Real Moms Talk About Exercise After Pregnancy


Real Mom Review by Tracy Roberts When Family Review Network told me that Helene Byrne of was looking for reviewers I knew that I had to take a look. I was especially excited because they used the words “abdominal separation” & “pelvic floor”. It was my hope that not only would I be able to review a cool book but that I would also be able to “repair” my aging body after having 4 children – two within 3 {Read More}

Real Moms Talk About Bumkins

Bumkins Dr Seuss Bunting

A Real Mom Review by Tracy Roberts Mom Bloggers Club contacted me about review this uber-cute fleece bunting from Bumkins just in time for our Thanksgiving trip from Florida to Virginia.  I was looking for something to keep the baby snug and cozy and when this arrived on my doorstep I knew that it would be perfect for the cold temperatures we’d be trying to acclimate to. Nathan is a big 11 mos old and is wearing 12-18mos.  The 12 {Read More}

Real Moms Talk About Chex Mix Turtle Bars & A Giveaway


Would you like to fill your mouth with yummy turtl-y goodness? Chex Mix Turtle Bars are the yummiest goodness that I’ve tried in awhile and top it all off with only NEW Chex Mix Bars.  These new snacks combine crunchy Chex pieces, pretzels and peanuts with chewy and indulgent ingredients like caramel and chocolate. And if that´s not enough, they have less than 150 calories per bar and provide at least 8 grams of whole grain per serving (48 grams {Read More}