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For the Grandkids

MASHUPS

for-the-grandkids-mashups2This year, parents have a great solution for getting more veggies into their kid’s lunchbox.  The kid-craveable lunchbox favorite, MashupsTM, known for its squeezy fruit flavors, has just expanded into veggie and fruit combinations.  Finally, there’s a kid-approved way to get more organic veggies into the daily snack routine.

Mashups Fruit & Veggie Smoothies are blends of 100% real fruit and veggie purees in a mess-free, easy to travel pouch that requires no spoon for eating.  Kids simply twist of the cap, squeeze and eat! The organic vegetables, when blended with the natural sweet of the fruit ingredients, create a tasty way to experience veggies on-the-go without added sugar.

Available in three varieties like Carroty Chop, Blueberry Blitz and Beetbox Berry, each pouch contains only the good stuff and none of the junk.

These certified-organic treats are:

GMO-free & Kosher-Certified., Gluten-free,  HFCS-free and no added sugar, Yummy off the shelf or chilled – no refrigeration required, Great source of Vitamin A and C, BPA-free packaging & child safe cap that can be Upcycled through Terracycle®, and give back 3%to healthy school lunches.

POSTURE IN STYLE’S ERGONOMIC AND TRENDY FURNITURE WITH REPLACEABLE DESIGNS moll-streuer_export_cs3.indd

Posture in Style, a distributor of ergonomic furniture designed specifically for children and their educational needs, has announced the addition of design sets to compliment their popular line of desks and accessories.  A design set consists of a writing base and two matching décor elements that simply attach to the sides of the ergonomically-correct children’s desks that adjust as a child grows.   Accompanying isometric chairs will be available with an ingenious removable and washable antistatic fiber covering, also available in a full range of fanciful designs and motifs.

It is far easier to correct posture-related back problems when a patient is young.  Bad posture can cause discomfort, pain, and even disability.  Destructive long-term effects of bad posture include bone spurs, intervertebral disc damage, fibrotic scar tissue, and high blood pressure.  Back pain affects 80 percent of Americans at some time in their lives.

Flexible Design & Value

Rather than making you replace your grandchild’s furniture every few years, Posture in Style’s line is fully adjustable to accompany children from pre-school to high school and beyond; this approach costs far less and offers families stronger value.  Components, colors, motifs, and fabrics can be added or removed as needs change, ensuring the furniture to always be the right fit.  In addition to the complete line of desk systems, the company also offers highly-adjustable chairs designed to also grow with its user while adhering to proper ergonomic and isometric health conventions; the chairs are covered with 100% synthetic fibers with an antistatic finish.  Parents will appreciate that for added life and convenience, the seat and back covers feature an ingenious clip-on design making them removable and washable.

For more information, visit www.postureinstyle.com
or call 1-877-609-5688.

ORA BORA BABY BY EARTHNOODLES (TM)

bora-bora-top-514x600Travel to Bora Bora…well sort of! Inspired by the South Pacific, these organic, eco-friendly onesies and tees bring Bora Bora to baby. The designs are a perfect combination of an island backdrop mixed with a child’s imagination. All illustrations are original designs by Agnes Ann Ingram and screen printed with eco-friendly inks on soft organic cotton. A portion of the sales will be donated to organizations committed to coral reef restoration and preservation.

To check out all of Earthnoodles amazing American made products visit  www.earthnoodles.com or www.boraborababy.com.

SMART MOM JEWELRY

An innovative product inspired by the power of family and love, Smart Mom Jewelry is stylish ~ and chewable!

Safe from Phthalate, BPA, PVC, and lead, this non-toxic and dishwasher safe jewelry is the most unique teething accessory out there! Let your baby teethe on your jewelry ~ that’s what it’s designed for!

These stylish accessories are flexible and come with a breakaway clasp for the curious baby who likes to pull on anything that looks like a chord or string! Be the first one in your group of friends to catch onto the baby-friendly jewelry trend! for-the-grandkids-smart-mom-1

And it’s not just moms and grandmoms who get to spend quality time with their bundles of joy, which is what makes the Bob Magnet Tie ideal for that hard-working dad or granddad. It looks like your every day tie, except it’s anything but! With a squeaker and a rattle hidden on the inside, these ties will surprise even the smartest babies!

Whether you’re looking to entertain the adorable apple of your eye or just look great, Smart Mom Jewelry provides the perfect accessories to achieve just that!

For additional information on Smart Mom Jewelry’s history, mission, and full line of products,  please visit www.smartmomjewelry.com.

FUNFLECTORS®

Kids love fun, colorful items. The people who love them want them to be safe. Put them together, and you have the new funflectors® ~ high quality, colorful pedestrian safety reflectors in great, fun styles that kids love (and at under $5 each, they make perfect stocking stuffers!)

funflector_cat_white_600x800Did you know that in the U.S., 7 out of 10 pedestrian accidents occur between 6 pm and 6 am, which throughout the year averages to the dark hours. Based on accident statistics, if about a third of Americans wore reflectors, about 1,500 lives could have been saved a year.  Funflectors can help.

– Use the ball chain to hang the reflector on zipper pulls of jackets and backpacks, and on wagons, wheelchairs and strollers.
– Styles include peace signs, sports, animals, and more.
– They are powered by high quality 3MTM ScotchliteTM reflective material to protect your little ones (and you!)  in the dark.
– Meets European standard EN13356 for personal reflectors. That means that they reflect enough light to be considered effective as life savers.

For more information and to see all the available styles, please visit www.glimling.com/funflectorstore.html.

THE ROBI-COMB ~ YOUR GRANDCHILD’S BEST DEFENSE AGAINST LICE

Lice ~ the mere mention of the word makes parents and grandparents alike cringe. Lice, the ultimate creepy crawler, will find its way onto millions of children’s heads this fall. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently reported that an estimated 6 million to 12 million infestations occur each year among children 3 to 11 years of age. It’s imperative that all parents and grandparents be prepared to tackle this common nuisance. for-the-grandkids-robi-comb

Head lice is not so much of a health or hygiene issue, but the way these pests are commonly treated is of greater concern. In the past, the only way to effectively treat head lice was with dangerous toxic shampoos, chemicals, gels or oils; many of which use Pyrethrum or Permethrin, the same pesticides found in household bug killers. Today more than ever, there is a growing concern of the health effects of putting toxins and chemicals such as these on a developing child’s head and the negative long term effects these poisons may have. Aside from being toxic, many of these “traditional” treatments have also been widely reported to not even work, as the lice, in most cases, have built up a resistance to the pesticides used rendering them essentially useless.

The Robi Comb ~ an all natural and chemical free treatment product from LiceGuard, the premiere name in non-toxic lice treatments in over 34 countries internationally ~ is a non-invasive, electronic lice comb that detects and destroys lice on contact when combed through dry hair; when the Robi Comb’s metal teeth touch lice, the lice get zapped, die and are easily combed away. The Robi Comb was recently recommended as a “must-have natural product for children” on NBC’s “Today Show” by Melissa Foss, editor of the Fit Pregnancy and Natural Health publications.

Unlike chemical treatments, the Robi Comb can be used as often as necessary. Additionally, it lets you know with an audible signal whether or not head lice are present, so it can be used to detect an infestation as well as treat it. More than 3,000 school districts in all 50 states are now currently using the Robi Comb. This innovative product is available for purchase for $29.99 at major retailers such as Walgreens, CVS and Rite Aid, as well as thousands of local pharmacies across the nation.

For more information, including details on LiceGuard’s Partnership with the Healthy Child Healthy World Organization, please visit www.liceguard.com.

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