25 Days of Giveaways: Two Birds One Stone

ilissaLocal Peeps, Product Review, Uncategorized

So there is a great local mama-run business that I want to introduce you to, Two Birds One Store. They make really lovely breastfeeding, baby wearing and teething necklaces, and all at a great price! Here’s some info on each kind of necklace they make: Breastfeeding necklaces, aka ‘nursing necklaces’ to keep those little hands occupied with something besides your … Read More

25 Days of Giveaways: Christine Neely Photography

ilissaLocal Peeps, Product Review

We had a great experience using Christine Neely Photography for our Christmas pics! The session was at her studio and was wonderful! She was really understanding when Ms. Marlayna was getting fussy and insisted that we take our time. We were thrilled with the pics! Here are two of the ‘favorites’ that she picked for us!         … Read More

{Product Review + Artist Spotlight} Your Toy Portrait

ilissaLocal Peeps, Mom's Corner, Nursery Design, Product Review, Toddler Needs

Local mom & artist Jennifer Maher started her business, Your Toy Portrait, in 2009. Since it’s launch she has painted for the likes of Heather Armstrong (of Dooce.com) and even Bethenny Frankel! Your Toy Portrait takes a photograph that you send them of your or your child’s favorite toy and transforms it into a timeless piece of art, sure to … Read More

The Big Latch On!

ilissaHealth & Safety, Local Peeps

This Saturday, August 3rd, is The Big Latch On! Join Binx at The Malta Community Center, for this record setting event! Moms who are nursing will all latch their babies on at exactly 10:30am for 1 minute to participate in this world record! On the 1 – 7th of August every year, to raise awareness of the benefits of breastfeeding … Read More

Was Your Baby A Binx Baby?

ilissaLocal Peeps, Toddler Needs

Calling all mamas… Was your baby one of the original Binx Babies? Contact us now to get a toddler t-shirt and be entered to win a gift certificate for our new online store! For those of you with new Binx Babies, stay tuned! We’ll have a new Binx Baby contest coming soon and updates from the original Binx Babies!  

{Local Artist Spotlight} Lis Designs

ilissaLocal Peeps, Product Review

  I really wanted to give a special shout out to a local artist, Elisa Sheehan. We have a few of her art prints in store and I haven’t had a chance to really tell you guys about them. Elisa Sheehan is a local mama of 2 kiddos. She is currently residing in Saratoga but is originally from Boston. She … Read More

A Round of Applause

ilissaLocal Peeps, Uncategorized

As today is the eve of my Pop-Up Holiday Shop grand opening I thought I’d take the opportunity to thank everyone who has brought me this far. A big thanks to the Binx Facebook community! It is awesome to interact with you all on a daily basis. To get feedback almost instantly is wonderful. I couldn’t have done it without … Read More