Happy 4th, Everyone!

Mama Goose will be closed Saturday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day and will reopen for business Sunday, July 5th from noon to 4pm. Our “July Savings” sales will begin on Monday, July 6th. Have a happy & safe holiday!

July 6-12 BOGO 1/2 off shorts

July 13-19 BOGO 1/2 off dresses

July 20-26 BOGO 1/2 off toys and books

Throughout the month of July, enjoy BOGO 1/2 off all newborn – 6mths clothing

Wondering where to find used kid’s cleats and dancewear in Ithaca?

Shoes for Ballet, Jazz & Tap. Leotards for dance & Gymnastics.

Shoes for Ballet, Jazz & Tap. Leotards for dance & Gymnastics.

Whether you need them for a summer camp, or for an upcoming season during school, you can find a wide variety of gently used cleats and dance-wear for your kids at Mama Goose.


Cleats for Baseball, Soccer, Football, and Indoor Sports Too!

Just in! New Swim Diapers by iPlay for Infants and Toddlers

Swim diaper

Gone are the days of bulky disposable diapers doubling as swimwear for your baby bathing beauties. These Ultimate Swim Diapers by iPlay are all you need to make a splash this summer. They are reusable, approved for public pools, and have a UPF of 50+. Changing baby is a breeze with the side snap feature, and they are cute to boot. We carry sizes 0-3 months through 4T. Our Price $12.

New and Used Swimwear for Babies and Kids

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We’ve got swimsuits galore at Mama Goose! This season we added a selection of new swimwear made in the US by boutique brands: City Threads, Flap Happy, and 405 South, for only $18-$20 each! And as always, we have a large inventory of gently used swim suits in sizes newborn to 14 starting at $4.95. So affordable you can have an extra while the other one is drying!

Sun Hats and Sunglasses for Babies and Kids

sunhats & sunglasses for babies and kids

Sun protection just got a whole lot more appealing with our seasonal stock of iPlay wide brimmed sun hats and brimmed flap hats in an assortment of colors and patterns. Hats feature a UPF 50+ protection from the sun. Matched with a pair of sunglasses, your little ones are sure to breeze through summer. We also carry these adorable locally handmade sun bonnets in a variety of patterns in sizes 0-6yrs. locally hand made sun bonnets for babies and kids

Badger Products

Badger Balm natural toxin free sunscreen bug repellant spray stick


Mama Goose has decided to carry a selection of products from Badger Balm because they are they are safe, effective, and environmentally conscious. Sunscreen for babies is available in a lotion. Sunscreens for toddler and kids come in lotions or in on-the-go sticks, and are water, sweat resistant & offer broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection. They use no oxybenzone, octinoxate, or other chemical active sunscreening agents and are pediatrician tested & approved safe for babies & kids. They are also hypoallergenic, biodegradable and safe for coral reefs and other ecosystems.

Additionally, we carry Badger Anti- Bug Balm which is safe and proven effective! Made of organic citronella, cedar, and lemongrass essential oils to naturally repel insects. It smells good, works – without DEET, petrolatum, or other chemicals. We also chose some aromatherapy sticks that are portable and easy to use. Choose from Focus, Stress Soother, or Headache Soother balms. These certified organic balm sticks use essential oils like eucalyptus, ginger, rosemary, lavender, and spearmint to promote calm, soothe your headache, and help clear your mind. Beeswax, and olive oil added to soften your skin!


SWAT Natural Bug Spray Alternative

Natural toxin free bug spray alternative

Those pesky bugs that bite are back, but so is SWAT all natural alternative insect repellent. A blend of essential oils makes you virtually invisible to bugs.
And it smells nice too! $4.98/bottle.

Your Summer Calendar Called!

… and it wants to know if you are ready for hiking, swimming, camping and a couple of vacations. Oh, and there might be a baby shower, a wedding, and probably a few birthdays. So, stock up on stylish and sturdy clothes for the kids, gifts for everyone you know and, of course, lots of sunscreen! You can check worrying off your calendar, because Mama Goose has anticipated all of your needs and has you covered.Visit our 4,000 square foot store in Ithaca’s West End and find everything you could possibly need for your kids this summer. In addition to our gently-used merchandise, we also carry NEW summer essentials such as sunglasses, sun hats, bathing suits, Badger products , SWAT natural bug spray alternative, sustainable snacking supplies and more!

Decked out for that wedding!

Decked out for that wedding!

Ready, set, time for summer camps!

Road trip entertainment.

Ready, set, time for summer camps!

Time for summer camps!









Ithaca Festival Pre-Parade Party with Free Face Painting, Games & Fun

Come one come all to Mama Goose for an Ithaca Festival Pre-Parade Porch Party! Stop by between 12pm-5pm Thursday 5/28 (Ithaca Festival Parade Day) for Free Face Painting, Washable Tattoos, Snacks, Coloring & Fun! Get your kids ready for the parade with some festive facial flair. Our talented staff members will be on hand to bring your child’s vision to life. We will be using our Natural Earth Paints which we love and think you will too. We will also have a bean-bag toss and light refreshments, so your kids will be snacked, hydrated and ready to go the distance! But wait…there’s more … from 12-2PM Moreland the Magician will be making balloon animals! Come celebrate with us!

Organic Cotton Nursing Bras Made in the USA

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Our customers often tell us that maternity and nursing apparel in Ithaca is hard to come by. Mama Goose offers a section of gently-used maternity and nursing wear, as well as select new items for pregnant and nursing Mamas. Currently in stock, we have a great selection of Majamas Organic Daily Bras which are comfortable to wear during pregnancy and are perfect for nursing. When the time comes that you are no longer nursing, these versatile bras can be used as a comfortable everyday bra.  They are made of super soft, organic cotton and give an amazing amount of support for such a lightweight bra.  Our selection of  Majamas Organic bras was a special purchase, so they are only in stock while supplies last. Made in the USA, our price is only $25 each!  Available in black or ivory.