Float On

We’re at the peak of summer! Whether you are planning a trip to the beach or a pool party, check out our picks for the best in floats, swimwear & accessories.   We All Scream for Ice ...

Mermaid Style for Kids

Writing a post about mermaid style for kids is entirely selfish of me. I have sought out mermaid motifs for years before they came into the mainstream when it was still difficult to find appealing opt...

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Whether you call her mother, mom, mum or mama show your appreciation for the woman who shaped your life by giving her a gift that helps her lead a healthy and happy life.  Here are some of our favori...

Kids’ Clothing with UV Protection

As the days get warmer and we head into the sun’s high season, you can protect your kids from harmful UV rays not only by using SPF, but also by dressing them in clothing equipped with UV prot...

Earth Day 2016

Earth Day isn’t the only day that we need to be conscious of the impact of our actions on the earth. We have several small changes you can make that will have a BIG impact on your environmental ...

Travel Inspiration | Kids’ Cactus Favorites

Visiting a couple of cactus gardens and beholding the beautiful landscapes on our trip to the Southwest last week left me wanting to bring some spiny inspiration home. We couldn’t help but notic...

Our Favorite Easter Bunny Ears

Pull out your Easter bunny ears, Spring has (almost) sprung! We’ve found plenty of great photo-worthy rabbit ear options for kids who find the shopping mall Easter bunny a bit offputting and for...

Top 10 Gifts for Easter Baskets

Does the Easter Bunny make a stop at your house on Easter morning? While the origins of the tradition of the Easter Bunny leaving well-behaved children gifts on Easter Sunday is debatable, the symbol...

Easter Fashion

Several Easter holiday traditions do not have any root in Christianity, such as the Easter Bunny, Easter eggs, Easter candy, and the Easter Parade.  The Easter Parade originated in New York City in t...

Kids’ Umbrellas and Rain Boots

Today my mind is very much on rainy day essentials for kids, namely umbrellas and rain boots. It has been a drizzly and damp day in Chicago making me question whether I can muster the courage to go ou...