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Recent Press

7.14 the Guardian UK included our Rainbow Loom post in their roundup of the best online loom band resources.

6.14 The New York Times,  Adweek, Entrepreneur feature Cool Mom Picks for our partnership with Cracker Jack.

6.14 Named in Mom.Me’s list of Top 50 Bloggers

6.14 The Washington Post asked Liz for her thoughts on 6 fun free things to do with kids this summer.

6.14 Honored to be named one of the top 14 children’s book review websites by WriteForKids.

6.14 Liz commented on children’s digital identities in the New York Times.

5.14 Cool Mom Picks wins Iris Award for Best Sponsored Content Campaign for babyGap.

5.14 Cool Mom Picks is named #2 on Cision’s Top 50 Mom Bloggers.

4.14 Editorial inclusion of Cool Mom Picks Mother’s Day Pinterest board in Pinterest email featuring Mother’s Day gift ideas.

4.14 Interview with Kristen and Liz on Refinery29 on tech tools for parenting.

1.14 Liz talked to the TODAY show about four of our favorite new apps for kids.

12.13 Liz had a blast visiting GMA Live to discuss 5 picks for hot holiday tech gifts under $100.

12.13 Liz picks the hot toy of 2013 on CNN wire.

11.13 Liz teaches the TODAY show audience basics for sending your first tweet as part of their “5 Top Tech Tips” series.

10.13 Kristen is featured in the Christian Science Monitor cover story about Kids and Touch Screens.

10.13 Liz is named as one of Forbes’ top 25 working moms to follow on Twitter. Go Liz!

10.13 Kristen visited the TODAY Show to talk about children respecting their parents.

8.13 Liz joined the TODAY Show to discuss hot topics on the Woman To Woman: Moms Get Real segment.

8.13 Liz participates in a parenting roundtable for PR Week highlighting ways in which marketing to parents is evolving.

7.13 Our Editor Kristen and her daughter Quinlan were guests on SiriusXM’s Channel 78 Kids Place Live talking about summer travel tips and apps.

6.13 Business 2 Community includes Cool Mom Picks as one of the 6 Brands that Rock Pinterest for Moms.

5.13 CeciStyle Magazine for features Cool Mom Picks as a smart, stylish online resource for moms in their recent issue.

5.13 Kristen and Liz are featured in Rebecca Minkoff’s Tastemakers discussing their Mother’s Day favorites.

4.13 Liz appears on NY1 to give her ideas for baby shower gifts.

4.13 New York Family promotes our 2013 Baby Shower Gift Guide.

4.13 Liz and Kristen become guest pinners on Martha Stewart Living.

4.13 Kristen and Liz give tips on on the Gilt blog about how to throw the ultimate baby shower.

4.13 Kristen is quoted in Yahoo! Shine’s article Michelle Obama Accidentally Calls Herself a ‘Busy Single Mother.’ Can You Relate?”.

3.13 Liz appears on NY1′s “Weekend Feature” to share some unique and affordable ideas for Easter Basket stuffers

3.13 Liz is quoted in Forbes regarding Mattel’s dubious marketing strategies.

3.13 Liz is named one of red tricycle’s New York City’s 18 Coolest Power Moms.

3.13 Kristen and Liz are profiled in Chicago Business.com’s article How mommy bloggers make the car payment.

3.13 Liz appears on The Better Show to profile the best gadgets for new parents.

3.13 Kristen discusses empowering our children on Mom’s the Word on WPIX.

12.12 Liz discusses Snapchat, “the sexting app,” on the TODAY Show.

12.12 The A to Z Family Guide to the Holidays from The Daily News.

10.12 Our Editor Liz Gumbinner is featured in the NY Daily News describing her expedition to Ethiopia with the ONE organization.

9.12 On Elizabeth Street, Liz and her very cute daughters are photographed at the Ralph Lauren Kids spring fashion show

8.12 Our Editor Kristen is quoted in the August issue of Parenting Magazine in their sex and parenting article. Ooh-la-la!

8.12 Liz Gumbinner appears on the Today Show to discuss back to school shopping, highlighting items from our guide.

8.12 CEO/Publisher/Editor Kristen Chase talks to HLNTv about how she disagrees with Bloomberg’s “Latch on NYC” initiative in Baby formula shouldn’t be “contraband.”

6.12 CMP is a Bing Editors Pick for best resources for parenting advice. (Thanks Bing!)

5.12 Forbes: On blogs, marketers, and the Mom 2.0 summit.

4.12 Lovely interview with Kristen and Liz on the Elva Fields Jewelry blog

4.12 Cool Mom Picks in the Ottowa Citizen

3.12 Feature on editor Liz Gumbinner in the March issue of Parents Magazine

2.12 Liz talks 6 great websites and apps on the TODAY Show.

2.12 Liz joins The Martha Stewart Show to co-host the big baby shower show!

2.12 Yahoo Finance: Recos from other moms and blogs are moms’ most trusted sources.

1.12 Kristen reveals to More Magazine her pick for a celebrity who inspires success.

1.12 Cool Mom Picks appears in Martha Stewart Living.

1.12 Cool Mom Picks is named as one of the Bing Editor Picks for family advice

12.11 The Wall Street Journal includes Kristen’s thoughts on celebrating New Years with young kids.

12.11 Liz appears on the Today Show to profile last-minute personalized holiday gifts.

12.11 Liz + Kristen share one of their favorite charities with New York Family Magazine

11.11 Liz appears on the Today Show to discuss Cyber Monday deals.

11.11 Cool Mom Picks shares 5 handmade holiday picks with Lucky Magazine

11. 11 Cool Mom Picks featured in My Life Scoop’s Top 9 Sites to Find Cool Kids Gear

11.11 Kristen is on BBC World Have Your Say discussing larger families.

11.11 Kristen reveals the Secrets to Giving a Good Kid’s Birthday Gift in the Daily Herald.

10.11 Publisher’s Weekly Article: The Mighty Mom Bloggers

09.11 Adweek Article: The Next Great American Consumer: Infants to 3 Year-Olds

09.11 Liz discusses sexist t-shirts for girls on Newstalk 650 CKOM

08.11 Kristen talks to CNN Headline News about SAHMs and deepression.

08.11 Babble names us one of the Top 50 Pregnancy Blogs for 2011.

08.11 Layla Grace’s Backroom profiles Kristen and some of her favorite things.

07.11 AKA Mom Magazine names us to their list of favorite bloggers.

07.11 Liz shares her summer travel plans with Mom Filter

07.11 Babble announces the Top 50 Shopping Sites for Moms and Cool Mom Picks lands #1. Thanks Babble!

07.11 The Globe and Mail quoted Cool Mom Picks in their article about the Bugaboo Donkey.

07.11 WPIX Channel 11 New York – Liz shares some of her favorite summer must-haves for moms.

07.11 Charlottesville Plugged In segment on CBS Charlottesville featuring Cool Mom Picks. “These women are on the ball. They know it before it’s out there!”

07.11 Kristen Chase is profiled on the mini social, mentioning her favorite hair clips.

06.11 Cool Mom Picks named #6 in Babble’s list of Top 50 Facebook Pages for Pregnant Women

06.11 The upcoming Digital Mom Handbook names Kristen and Liz their first Digital Moms of the Week.

more press…

you can also find us in…

The Digital Mom Handbook: How to Blog, Vlog, Tweet and Facebook your Way to a Dream Career at Home by Audrey McClelland and Colleen Padilla (Harper Paperbacks, 2011)

Professional Blogging for Dummies by Susan Getgood (Wiley, 2010)

Kirtsy Takes a Bow: A Celebration of Women’s Online Favorites edited by Laura Mayes (Bright Sky Press, 2009)

Itsabelly’s Guide to Going Green With Baby by Melissa Moog and Jennifer Lo Prete (Itsabelly Press, 2008)

Rock Star Momma: The Hip Guide to Looking Gorgeous Through All Nine Months and Beyond by Skye Hoppus, forward by Gwyneth Paltrow (Atria, 2007)

Mom’s Ultimate Family Organizer: A One-Stop Planner for Busy Moms by Amy Keroes (Chronicle, 2008)

42 Rules for Working Moms edited by Laura Lowells (Superstar Press, 2008)

Sleep is the for the Weak: The Best of the Mommybloggers including Amalah, Finslippy, Fussy, Woulda Shoulda, Mom-101 and more edited by Rita Arens (Chicago Press, 2008)

To discuss publicity or press for Cool Mom Picks, contact Liz Gumbinner, liz@coolmompicks.com