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The Media is Blown Away by our Moms In the Spotlight!

The media is going wild over these fabulous products in our Mom Invented PR Program! Our moms never cease to amaze me. Check them out!

Lindsay Sokolowski is a lawyer by day, inventor by night, and fashionista 24/7! Lindsay took her love of footwear and created the Boot Hanger, an innovative way to store and protect boots.   The Boot Hanger team is busy filling orders after fantastic features from Washington Post Magazine, WLS Chicago,, and countless fashion bloggers!  We’ll also see the Boot Hanger featured in Parenting New Hampshire and the Edmonton Journal in the coming weeks., MetroFamily Magazine, and TravelGirl are reviewing samples now so stay tuned for more great features!

Golly Gee-pers!- Bay area mom, Staci Ericson, invented Golly Gee-pers! to solve the embarrassment of her kids chewing their food like a horse. These unique cards help teach children proper manners through a fun game. They are perfect for the upcoming holidays and are receiving an outstanding response from the media. They have already been featured by Newsday, Bay Area Parent, MetroFamily Magazine, the Contra Costa Times and THE NIBBLE. They also have more great reviews on the horizon with All You Magazine, Parents' Press and a great radio interview on 11/19 with Good Day with Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert. More top outlets have also expressed interest, like Good Housekeeping, Prevention, Parenting Magazine,,, The Daily Meal and much more!  Visit:

Bootie Pies- New Jersey resident; Deanna Kipnes and her sisters, Erika and Pamela, invented a great solution for winter and fall pedicures- Bootie Pies. These cozy boots have a collapsible front flap to expose the toes. No waiting for toes to dry, or freezing in flip flops!  The response for this clever winter pedicure solution is off the charts! They have received media coverage from the TODAY Show,, Refinery 29, Monsters and Critics, News 12 New Jersey, Everyday on KWGN-TV, You will also see Bootie Pies in the January issue of All You Magazine, the Dec./Jan. issue of Girls’ Life, on, on WGN Chicago, and in Celebrity Hairstyles magazine. They also have pending interest with Brides Magazine, Women's Health, Shape, Ladies’ Home Journal, Good Housekeeping, and so much more. Visit:

Created by innovative mom Elke Quade, Muffinmeal ( helps the family get creative with cupcakes and muffins!  Muffinmeal by Cupcaqe puts cup-like holes in muffins or cupcakes making them easy to fill and decorate.  Fits any brand, make or model pan; the cup slides up or down and locks into place to make shallow or deeper holes.  Muffinmeals make easy-to-create sweet and savory creations like pizza muffins, cheese bread stuffed with scrambled eggs, cornbread stuffed with chili or wheat bread stuffed with shrimp & crab salad and more. The media is intrigued!  Just in time for the holidays, Muffinmeal is already lined up for features in Kitchenware News & Housewares Review, All You, and The Forum. What’s more, Muffinmeal has interest from major national publications including The Nibble, Ladies Home Journal, Every Day With Rachael Ray, First for Women, and Parents Magazine.

Tired of trying to hang a holiday wreath without damaging the front door?  So was Dorota Shortell! That’s why this mom created Zip ‘n Hang (, the first adjustable over-the-door hook that allows you to hang decorations with no nails or tools required.  With a push of a button, you can raise and lower the Zip ‘n Hang to the desired height on any kind of door.  Also perfect for hanging household items, clothes , etc. for closets, bathrooms and so much more.   Zip ‘n Hang has enjoyed media attention from WLS-TV Chicago, Staten Island Advance, The Oregonian, KPTV-TV Portland and has scheduled features with All You ,Woman’s World and Del Condominium Magazine, Better Homes & Garden and more! Visit:

The perfect manicure is at your fingertips thanks to mom, Jacqueline Smith.  She’s created Liquid Palisade (, a smart nail solution to get the perfect polished look.  It’s like painter’s tape for nails! Simply brush it on before applying nail polish. It provides a protective barrier that covers the cuticles keeping them free of nail polish for the perfect manicure or pedicure. It peels off easily and guarantees a perfect color line.  Media buzz is amazing for this mom inventor with feature coverage by The Today Show, MSN's, Newsday, Teen Vogue,,, and more. The product is also scheduled for features with Self Magazine, Brides Magazine, All You Magazine and more! Visit:

Moms are always striving to keep children's minds creative and fresh. Thanks to these amazing ready-to-go art kits, it’s as easy as one, two, three! Artists and art educators Shannon Ninburg and Bridget Daly created Eye Can Art, as a way to introduce art enthusiasm to their own children.  These high-quality, at home art activities were a perfect way to do that.  They are all-inclusive, repeat-use kits that not only spark the creativity but can keep a child active for hours.  And best of all, they are not only for kids! These kits are great for the entire family to do together.  These innovative art kits are grabbing media attention quickly from amazing places including iVilliage, Parenting Magazine, and The Martha Stewart Show! Shannon and Bridget are excited about their upcoming confirmed features in Woman’s World Magazine, Artist’s Magazine, Zamoof! Magazine and many others!  Visit:

If you're looking for phenomenal media coverage for your business, we are taking sign-ups now for our December and January PR program. This media opportunity with Ann Noder and Pitch Public Relations is designed specifically as a more affordable PR option for members of our community! PR is one of the most cost effective ways to reach your target audience. Submit an inquiry on our Special PR Opportunity page if you'd like more information.

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