Maori Background

The Maori now count the population of about 750,000 people living in New Zealand, Australia, United Kingdom, United States and Canada. Their history goes as far back as AD 1300 when they arrived in New Zealand in their canoes. Maori are famous for their distinctive carving crafts, rich mythology, traditions, rituals, legends, and the performance art of Kapa haka. Initially tribal and warrior groups, occasionally practicing cannibalism, they became skilled hunters, fishers and gardeners, and Maori chiefs are renowned for their extensive tattoos all over

Weekly Prize Big thumb kiddopotamus

Just in time for the holiday, Summer Infant launches the Kiddopotamus toy line.  The products, designed to inspire play between babies and parents, includes colorful animals and fun play patterns.One lucky person will win the following items:Safari So Good BouncerThe Safari So Good Bouncer is a colorful, interactive bouncer seat that offers a unique play pattern with plush animal-themed puppets that invite parents into the play experience.  The bouncer includes musical melodies, a two-position recline, and a three-point harness to keep baby safe and secure....

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.