Metro Mama & Metro Baby

By Stephanie Ila Silver-Silberstein


Gone are the days of chocolates and roses. Moms need Valentine’s Day 2.0. We’re still recovering from the holidays and in dire need of some TLC. have come up with a few unique ideas to help the mom in your life feel beautiful, pampered, healthy and sexy for this holiday of love.

Mastrad’s Chocolate Fondue Set

Fond of fondue? Mastrad’s ceramic chocolate fondue set for Valentine’s Day is perfect for a delicious and fun treat. The set comes with 1 fondue pot, 1 warming stand, 4 fondue forks, and 1 candle. Write out “I Love U” with bananas and strawberries for a sweet (and healthier) touch. Visit Mastrad to purchase.

Nerium Day and Night Cream

Any multi-tasking mom could use a quick fix when trying to get that perfect glowing, dewy skin for a much needed night out. Nerium is the perfect solution and goes beyond what makeup can conceal. Featuring super antioxidant NAE-8 and safe, effective ingredients, Nerium will prep your skin to make you look (and feel) your best in no time!


Mocha Confetti Infinity Scarf

Heart-shaped pins and doilies not your thing? Subtly celebrate Valentine’s day with a with this super soft infinity scarf from zulily’s Three Bird Nest. The scarf includes a color-flecked design, effortlessly energizing your look while adding a comfortable layer of warmth. Started by mom of three Alicia Shaffer, Three Bird Nest was created for the woman that wants to make a statement without saying a word, with handmade items ranging from scarves to headbands and boot socks.

Cool Jams

Sleeping is a mom’s ultimate indulgence. Cool-jams, recently selected by Apparel Magazine as one of America’s most innovative technical apparel companies, is known for its top performing collection of moisture wicking and wrinkle resistant sleepwear, perfect for everyday and when traveling (rinse in the morning, hang to dry and they’re dry in time for bed). Through an active charitable giving program, Cool-jams donates a percentage of its profits, each year, to family centered charities. For more information, go to Sweet dreams!

Amarte Heart & Seoul Collection

This is a luxe, romantic Korean skin care regimen fit for a queen, in the perfect shade of pink. Packaged in a pristine collector’s gift box, this complete Amarte skin care regimen is a pampering treat for the woman who doesn’t take enough time for herself. With luxurious ingredients like Caviar, Pearl Powder and Cucumber combined with actives like Retinol, the Amarte line will cleanse, hydrate, rejuvenate and protect all skin types, leaving behind a more radiant and rejuvenated glow. The comprehensive collection includes Amarte Daily Wonder® Cleansing Foam (a creamy cucumber-infused facial cleanser), Aqua Veil® Hydrator (a silky hydration serum), HydroLift® Cream (a smoothing, firming, lifting moisturizer), Eyeconic® Eye Cream (a top-selling eye cream) and two versatile shades of Natural Finish™ BB Cream (SPF + Color all in one). So beautifully packaged, you won’t even need to wrap it! Visit and

Happy Valentine’s Day Moms! You deserve it!

Originally published February 2015



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