Month: February 2017
Cabbages & Kings

Cabbages & Kings Spring Picks

New Arrivals When I look at Alex Gizela’s Cabbages & Kings children’s clothing, I always feel like I’m shopping at a small-town market where you would find one-of-a-kind pieces. Her high quality and textile-inspired designs are whimsical and versatile as well as beautiful. Though based in…

Short Reads: Chocolate & Glitter Bombs

Hello busy parents, it’s time to take a brief break from your busy week with a selection of short reads and something to try for the weekend. The kind of rainbow I’d like to see after all this rain. After 50 years of being in a…

Bubbly Slime Recipe

Recipe: Bubbly Slime

Homemade Slime If you have a sixth grade girl at home, you may have had your kitchen taken over by dunes of powder, white foam, and whiffs of, what I call old-man, aftershave. Welcome to the world of slime! Whether making slime just for fun or packaging small batches…

Chino Pairing for Spring

Boys’ Chinos for Spring

How to Wear Chinos Tired of the unusually long periods of rainy days in the Bay Area, I’m keeping warm indoors and searching for bright colors and playful prints to break the gloomy cycle. Thankfully there are children’s brands that know how to make styles that pop, especially for boys who…

Short Reads: Bento Boxes & Oyster Bars

Hello busy parents, it’s time to take a brief break from your busy week with a selection of short reads and something to try for the weekend. Celebrate today with a random act of kindness. They’re so easy, you’re probably doing many of them already. While…

My favorite metallic shoes for spring.

Current Favorite Shoes for Spring

Winter is still here and the Bay Area has been experiencing unusual amounts of heavy rain. The sky has been gray, the bay looks murky, and we’re experiencing lots of flash floods on the roads. My rain boots are getting lots of love but, once they…