Mad Pax 101

Mad Pax 101

Let your mini monster store his gear in a one-of-a-kind backpack from MadPax; the creators of cutting edge design backpacks for both kids and adults alike. There are two really different, amazing designs. The first is the Spiketus Rex. This backpack is half dinosaur and half mad scientist. It is a backpack covered with soft(…)

Celebrate National Coffee Day with Mom-Spot.com

Celebrate National Coffee Day with Mom-Spot.com

Happy National Coffee Day! Anyone who knows me knows that I LOVE COFFEE! Even my former boss gave me 2 bags of coffee and a cool sign this past Christmas (No Coffee, No Workee). My husband, family, and volunteers also know that I can make a mean pot of coffee too. Really, the truth is(…)

Captain Cutlass Pirate Toy Guns Recalled by Dillon Importing Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

Captain Cutlass Pirate Toy Guns Recalled by Dillon Importing Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

Name of Product: Captain Cutlass Toy Pirate Pistols Units: About 6,970 Importer: Dillon Importing Co., of Oklahoma City, Okla. Manufacturer: Ko Lik Manufacturing Ltd., of Hong Kong, China Hazard: The surface paints on the pirate toy pistols contain excessive levels of lead, a violation of the federal lead paint standard. Incidents/Injuries: None reported. Description: This recall involves Captain Cutlass Pirate Pistol toys(…)

Is this Mom taking advantage of all Dayton has to offer?

Is this Mom taking advantage of all Dayton has to offer?

Guest Post by Kayla Bradstreet I’ll be honest.  There are days (usually the bitter cold kind) when I think that raising a family near a sunny beach would be ideal.  Just imagine–it could be December, but that wouldn’t stop us from taking a leisurely walk after dinner, coat-free.  I could take Little Billy and Suzie(…)

I See I Learn – Book Review and Giveaway

I See I Learn – Book Review and Giveaway

The Mom-Spot.com Network had the opportunity this year to attend Blogher and learn about a lot of fun products.  Of particular interest is an I See I Learn series of books for preschoolers.  This series is designed to help young children learn skills important to daily life, like making friends, dealing with bullying, and playground(…)

Mom-Spot Fall Book Pick

Mom-Spot Fall Book Pick

  Written by Dayton native Katrina Kittle, The Blessings of the Animals is a compelling, soul-quenching novel about a woman’s rebirth of individuality. After she’s blindsided by divorce, Cami Anderson struggles to move on while re-evaluating what makes relationships work. Beautifully crafted by Kittle, Blessings reminds readers that nurturing our relationship with ourselves is as(…)