How to get a passport for Baby- Updated!

Baby’s first vacation can be so fun, especially before they start to walk!  international travel comes with needing a passport.   Getting a passport for a baby can often be a confusing process.  There are many form to fill out and information you need to bring with you to the passport agency.   My biggest…

Tips for Flying with a Toddler

We love to travel, but flying with a 2 year old can be difficult!  From NYC, we have flown to Europe several times, Hawaii, Florida, California and the Carribean.  We try not to let having a toddler hold us back from vacation destinations.  Here are some tools that have helped us entertain and calm our…

The under $50 toddler Holiday Gift Guide!

Toddlers are known for their excitement, activiteness and their short attention spans.  We love buying toys that inspire the imagination and encourage open ended play. Here are some of our favorite gifts for the holiday season under $50: Green Toys Ambulance & Doctor’s Kit:  We love Green Toys for their commitment to environment safe play. …

The City Babe guide to toddler safe Holiday decor!

We went back and forth deciding if we should get a christmas tree this year.  Living in a small Manhattan apartment, space is already at a premium.  Plus, we felt like Baby O would constantly be touching the tree and pulling down the ornaments.  Since our lobby has a great tree, we dcided to just…

Halloween treats!

Fall is ours favorite season and we love celebrating Halloween. Trick-or-treating is so much fun but all that sugar is not good for anyone. So we like to keep these fun toys on hand to trade out for the candy. Here are some of our favorite Halloween themed toys: Calico Critters Halloween Playhouse is so…

Fall fun within an hour of NYC

As the weather turns, us city folk flee to the “country” for apple picking, pumpkin patches and colorful leaf sighting.  Grab your favorite flannel shirt and head to these spot all within an hour of the city for some fall fun!  Liberty Science Center Fall Fest- Jersey City, NJ:  Everything you love about autumn –…

Liberty Science Center Angry Bird Ticket Giveaway!

Have you been to the Liberty Science Center lately?? They are always changing the exhibits- so much to see and do every time! We visited this weekend and loved the Fall Fest, The Angry Birds and of course our favorite, The Dinosaur Train! We are partnering with Liberty Science Center to giveaway 2 tickets that…

September is National Baby Safety Month

September is #NationalBabySafetyMonth.  As parents, nothing is more important to us than the safety of our MAM babies. In conjunction with our friends at top baby registry site @Guguguru, we are posting safety tips throughout #JPMABabySafetyMonth to help raise awareness of key things we can all do to protect our babies.   Please share this…

What to expect at the First Dental Visit

We recently took Oliver for his first dentist appointment with The Fun Dentists!  We just went to the dentist for Oliver’s first check up – he is only 11 months but has 9 teeth already and 4 molars are coming in that has been causing blistering and bleeding in his mouth. It is recommended to…

Fun with Babyzen YOYO+!

If you follow us on Instagram, you know we love strolling the city with our YOYO+!  We recently checked out 3 new accessories and they really helped make napping easier on these late summer days. The Babyzen Yoyo – Stroller Leg Rest is perfect, especially if you have a tall toddler like I do.  Oliver…