Month: August 2017

Trending: Adidas Trainers

It looks like Adidas Originals were on everyone’s back-to-school shopping list. I can’t tell you how many kids at our school are wearing, at least, one of these styles. Going old school is still cool. White and Blue Junior Superstar Trainers, Adidas Originals Green Junior Campus…

A Look Inside…The Color Factory

Lite-Brite Room I used to think pop-ups were just for food. Well not anymore. The Color Factory, launched in August, has shown my daughter and I that it’s about creating a complete package of sensory experiences. Created by Leah Rosenberg of Oh Happy Day with design…

She Just Needs a Top

“I just need a top,” says my daughter, who will be entering her teens in a few months. She reserves dresses for major holidays and special family gatherings. For all other occasions, that demand more than a cool sweatshirt and leggings, she prefers to pair a…

9 of the Best Back to School Desk Accessories

1. Wooden Crayon Holder for Beeswax Blocks | 2. Rainbow Index Cards | 3. Wooden Perpetual Calendar | 4. Cute Mechanical Pencil Set | 5. Minimalist Planner Pad | 6. Cute Cat Pen | 7. Kids Art Display Board | 8. Mouse Bookmark | 9. Woodland Zipper Pouch For my back-to-school desk, I’ve cleared…

Chihuly’s Glassblowing Color Inspiration

A peek inside Chihuly’s Boathouse Hot Shop One visit to Chihuly‘s boathouse studio in Seattle, Washington and you’ll grow an appreciation for his glassblowing work. An unassuming building, his boathouse studio housed a hot shop room (a.k.a. glassblowing), library, dining room, aquarium, pool, and personal boathouse…