Month: May 2015
Baby onesie Brooklyn

13 Lightweight Layers for Newborns

Despite the warm temperatures during the summer season, newborn babes still need layers of clothing for extra warmth as well as keeping germs at bay. And, as we Bay Area folks know all too well, not all summer months are warm. Whether the climate is hot…

Cool kids shoes

13 Kids Shoes for Vogue and Mr. Porter

Do you remember the “Sex in the City” episode where Carrie Bradshaw enters the famous Vogue accessories closet and finds a pair of Manolo Blahnik Mary Janes? She gets the wind knocked out of her but in the most delightful way. Carrie did love shoes! I…

How to Create Your Own Terrarium

With long break fast approaching, I’m making a list of fun DIY projects for the kids. One of my very favorite activities is building a terrarium. I love the miniature size, assortment of gorgeous greenery and whimsical accessories that add a personalized touch. For my daughter’s…

Summer Staycation Ideas

7 Staycation Ideas for Summer Break

School’s almost out, which means it’s time to introduce even more fun activities to your schedule. From backyard camping trips to visiting another country via crafts and food, there are tons of staycation ideas that can keep your kids from muttering the dreaded phrase, “I’m bored.”…

Graduation gifts for kids

20 Terrific Gifts for Grads

For parents of young children, the school year always seems to fly by at lightening speed. How is it May already? We can’t believe preschool/kindergarten/middle school is over!! For kids (and their teachers) however, those 9 months feel like a longer journey.  They’ve worked hard, learned many new…