Operation Backpack


The 10th Annual Operation Backpack is starting next Monday, July 15. Help children living in NYC’s homeless and domestic violence shelters with getting their school supplies. Check out the list of supplies for each grades here and fill a backpack up. You can drop them off at any Duane Reade store in the five boroughs from July 15 to August 9.



thank you mommypoppins for sharing the news.

Dream On Me 3 in 1 Aden Convertible *Mini* Crib $117.61 Shipped


convertiblecrib1 1024x341 Dream On Me 3 in 1 Aden Convertible *Mini* Crib $117.61 Shipped

 The Dream on Me Aden Convertible 3 in 1 Mini Crib is a great crib for small nurseries or shared spaces and right now you get it for only $117.61 at Amazon. This is the best price the Aden Mini Crib has been for all year. It converts into a toddler bed and a twin sized bed so it will last you for  quite awhile. You might want to check out the Dream on Me Portable Crib Mattress that goes with it since you’ll need a smaller mattress for this mini crib.

Product Details:

“The Dream On Me Aden Convertible 3 in 1 Mini crib is a beautifully designed crib that gracefully matures with your child from infancy, through childhood to adulthood. With its robust good looks and solid frame this crib features a stationary (non drop side) rail design which provides the utmost in product safety. For ease in reaching your baby, it sits low to the floor and features the convenience of a 3 position, adjustable mattress support system. stylish and sturdy, this lovely piece of nursery furniture grows with your child transitioning easily into a toddler daybed, and twin size bed (twin size bed frame and twin mattress not included). Available in a variety of stylish lead free, non toxic finishes. Coordinates with the Dream On Me Marcus Changing Table and Dresser. All tools for assembly included. Accommodates a Dream On Me portable crib mattress measuring 38″x24″ sold separately.”

 This item qualifies for free 2-day shipping with Amazon Mom or Super Saver Shipping because it meets the $25 minimum requirement.

Save 38% on the Brilliant Beginnings Safari Play Mat, Free Shipping Eligible!


The Brilliant Beginnings Safari Play Mat is on sale for $25.00 at Walmart.com right now. That’s 38% off the list price of $40.00!

Product information:

  • Colorful activity baby play mat
  • Lots of jungle friends
  • 5 repositionable hanging toys:
    • Sun with squeaky sounds
    • Monkey with sliding rings
    • Bird with flashing light, fun sounds and melodies
    • Lion with a peek-a-boo mirror
    • Soft mommy and baby elephant pillow
  • 3 versatile modes of play:
    • On baby’s back
    • Tummy time
    • Remove bars for use as a play mat
  • Stimulates the baby’s visual and auditory senses
  • Multiple textures encourage exploration
  • Requires 2 AAA batteries (included)
  • This baby activity mat folds up for easy transport

Shipping is free if you ship to store or local FedEx location!



USToy.com: $1.99 & Below Super Sale = Great Deals on Party Supplies and Novelty Items

Head on over to USToy.com where they are offering up a $1.99 and below super sale! Even sweeter, shipping is always FREE… but keep in mind, you will need to spend a minimum of $25 or else you’ll have to pay a $5 handling fee.

Check out a few of the bargains I spotted:

(These items would make great party favors!)

Dinosaur Rubber Band Bracelets, 36 count packs $1.15 (regularly $3.29!)
Heart Sunglasses 4-pack $0.80 (regularly $2.29!)

11″ Balloons, 12 count packs $0.59 (regularly $1.69!)

Halloween Two Color Whistles 24-pack $0.91 (regularly $2.59!)
Wood Bead Power Bracelets $1.26 (regularly $3.59!)
Double Deck Playing Cards $0.45 (regularly $1.29!)

Amazon: 20% Off Fisher-Price Baby Gear (Today Only) = *HOT* Deals on High Chairs, Bouncers & More

Calling all you prego Hip2Savers and/or those of you with little ones! Today only (or while supplies last!), head on over to Amazon and check out their Gold Box Deal of the Day to score 20% off a large selection of Fisher-Price Baby Gear including high chairs, rockers, swings and more! Many of this gear is priced at the lowest it has ever been and is very highly rated too! Plus, shipping is FREE with Super Saver Shipping on a $25+ purchase OR snag FREE 2-day shipping (no minimum) with Amazon Prime (check out this post for more information on how to score a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime).

Here are a few deals highlights….

Fisher Price My Little Snugabunny Deluxe Bouncer $39.99
(regularly $64.99!)

Fisher-Price EZ Clean High Chair $57.99
(regularly $99.99!)

Fisher-Price Infant-To-Toddler Rocker $30.99
(regularly $44.99!)

Fisher-Price 2012 Space Saver High Chair $34.99
(regularly $59.99!)

* And much more!