Author: Winnie McCrea

Winnie McCrea is a San Francisco Bay Area native. Her hobbies include drawing, oil painting, crafting, classical ballet and theater. She spent 6 years as a TV personality on a local late night TV show on KOFY TV20 where she injected comedy into critiquing B horror movies. She is mom to three dogs, two cats, two quails and chickens, and has recently become a first time mom to a little human. She loves writing reviews to help others discover new products to enhance everyday life and make more informed purchases.

Since our baby girl was born, my husband and I have been exhausted looking for ways to help our baby get better sleep. While many tips and suggestions we’ve tried have helped, we’ve found that background noise works particularly well. It helps our baby fall asleep easier and it’s also...

One of the biggest concerns of moms-to-be is whether their postpartum bodies will snap back into shape after childbirth. This was the case for me while I was pregnant with my daughter. I tried everything, from engaging in daily walks to prenatal yoga and healthy eating in order to keep my pregnancy...

The Dockatot is such a simple product. When I first received it, I had no idea what an everyday essential it would become. It came in very handy when my mother-in-law came to help out with my newborn, allowing the baby to sleep next to her in the guest bedroom....

As I started to get into my third trimester I noticed that my skin was getting dry, especially the area around my belly. I tried lathering on lotion and oil, but nothing seemed to help. As I was seeing no improvement of my dry skin, I figured I would try...

As a health conscious woman who developed gestational diabetes during pregnancy, tracking my prepartum weight gain and postpartum weight loss has been important. The QardioBase does just that. This scale is beautifully designed with the aesthetic of an Apple product (see: glass top and an un-intrusive electronic display screen.) It records the weight of multiple users,...

As a first time mom, I didn’t start out understanding the importance of having a few good nursing outfits. After the birth of my daughter I had no time to go shopping and so shopping online was my only option. I was very excited to receive my Whimsical wrap dress...

Through the years, I’ve tried many department store brand eye creams. I’ve had varying degrees of success with each, but Apothederm ranks high as a favorite on my list. One reason being, Apothederm eye cream comes in a small pump application, making it easy for me to get just the...