The Media Doesn’t Want You To See This!

By |November 23, 2009 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, Documentary, DVDs, For Mom, Mindful Parenting, Product Reviews, Videos|

Consuming Kids is an hour message that is incredibly eye-opening and positively influential!  This documentary helps us recognize who we are permitting to teach our children about values, where happiness [...]

Food Inc.: E. Coli On The Rise – A Threat To Our Children

By |September 22, 2009 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Documentary, DVDs, Food Industry, Product Reviews, Videos|

This documentary, in an impeccable way, lifts from us a deliberate vail between our food and where it comes from. There is such an important message brought to us here [...]

The Inexpensive Yet Priceless Gift Of Physical Literacy

By |January 28, 2009 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, DVDs, Product Reviews, Well-being|

After watching  GYMTRIX™, I have been inspired! Life around our house has since been filled with a little more physical activity between my toddler and I.  It has been so [...]

Yoga Can Increase Fertility

By |January 13, 2009 |DVDs, For Mom, Pre-Conception, Product Reviews|

By SafBaby Co-Founder Samantha Fox Olson Being a yoga teacher, and practitioner for over 18 years, I have to say it was my pleasure reviewing this DVD, Breathe, Bend, and [...]

A Safe Birth, Making Educated Choices: An Interview with Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein

By |November 12, 2008 |Childbirth, Development, Documentary, DVDs|

SafBaby Founders Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson interview The Business of Being Born documentary film makers Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein on making educated decisions about birth options. What Important [...]

Does Being “Too Posh To Push” Have It’s Consequences?

By |November 10, 2008 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Childbirth, Development, Documentary, DVDs, Product Reviews, Videos|

We recently watched this wonderfully made documentary, The Business of Being Born. Director Abby Epstein, and Executive Producer Ricki Lake's film takes a closer look at: hospital births, why we [...]

Product Review: The Happiest Baby on the Block

By |January 16, 2008 |0-1 yr, DVDs, For Mom, MACT Award Winners, Product Reviews|

Have you ever wished you had a magic solution to help calm or soothe your baby? Would you like to learn how to turn tears into tranquility? Well, if you are a parent, a grandparent, or a caregiver of any sorts, the answer is “YES!” We have already reviewed Dr. Harvey Karp, M.D’s Happiest Toddler on the Block, and I will have to say that I am incorporating, daily, some of the tools I learned from him there. Invaluable tips, and [tag] Happiest Baby on the Block [/tag] is just as valuable a tool for parents everywhere. A great thing about this DVD is that it puts you directly into real live circumstances, with real babies and real parents, and shows you step-by-step instructions on how to effectively sooth your baby. […]

Product Review: The Happiest Toddler on the Block – DVD

By |December 10, 2007 |1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, DVDs, For Mom, MACT Award Winners, Product Reviews|

After watching “The Happiest Toddler on the Block” DVD, I was feeling a little bit silly about trying the main tip that Dr. Harvey Karp, M.D. recommends for stopping toddler’s tantrums. But, of course I was also very excited to give it a try. Not only did I learn (effective!) methods to reduce the number of tantrums and the length of tantrums, but I also learned great and simple tools on how to […]