Announcing the winners of Kowalli’s Best Mom Blog Contest & Giveaway! We had a wonderful list of mom blogs supplied by you, our readers and friends. Thank you for taking the time to enter – we now have 2 winners! (more…)
It’s that time of year again: pumpkin lattes, Monday night football and hayrides all spell autumn. Here in New England we like to take advantage of glorious fall weather before Old Man Winter arrives, and that means having the right baby gear for the season. Here’s a quick list of tips for planning a successful outing: (more…)
Summer weather is finally upon us, and for many families that means spending time in the great outdoors. One thing to remember when planning your excursions: babies need extra protection from Mother Nature. (more…)
It’s almost summer vacation, and that means another installment of…Camp Fun Times! Camp Fun Times, made by kids, for kids. My oldest is a born organizer, so each year around this time she starts making plans for all of the fun things we’ll do over the summer. Since we’re a large family, we’re restricted to things that are a) free and b) fun for all ages. (more…)
Being the mother of five means Kowalli Mom Stefanie gets asked a lot of baby-related questions. Most of the questions are the easy kind, like “Which stroller should I buy?” (A: something you can fit into your car while it’s still open in case you forget how it folds. True story.) Then there are the tough ones, such as “How do I get my baby to take an actual nap?” This one’s a little tricky, as baby’s nap habits depend on 1) their age, 2) their personality and 3) your family’s lifestyle. (more…)
And the winner of the Kowalli Mother’s Day Giveway is…..Clarissa Neiding! Thank you all for your submissions, those baby bumps are gorgeous! As a special thank you we’re offering 10% off your entire purchase thru midnight Sunday. Enter Mother’sDay2013 at checkout!
Like many of you we watched in horror as the events in Boston unfolded last week. When tragedy strikes, especially in a neighboring city, it’s easy to put up an emotional defense system and block the feelings of terror and anguish that so many felt that day. (more…)
Today we’re happy to introduce you to Jennifer, blogger extraordinaire over at MommyHiker.com. She’s been kind enough to share her insights on raising a multi-cultural child, a topic dear to our hearts here at Kowalli! Be sure to leave comments for Jennifer below and stop by her blog for a visit.
It all started when we read the post on mamabirddiaries.com, “For the Love of Paper.” We loved Kelcey’s take on hanging on to her paper date book despite the risk of being labeled “behind the times.” While we at Kowalli will be forever grateful to the pioneers of the digital age we live in, when it comes to strategizing and planning, paper wins. Hands down. (more…)