Sometimes playing with our kids is hard. It can be monotonous or boring; we may feel too distracted to meet the play demands of our children. And yet it’s important and necessary to give them the attention they desperately crave [...]
Tips & Trends
Tips & Trends
At the end of every year, the media asks us, “What’s next in nursery design?” We take time to ponder, we look back and then we have a big ol’ healthy debate as we work to set our editorial calendar for the upcoming year. [...]
This year we’re resolving to help make nurseries a little healthier for our teeny tiny clients. From cleaning products to crib mattresses, here are some of our top picks for a healthy nursery. [...]
We wrote a post a while back about how color affects your baby, but this time we want to talk about how color affects you. There is a lot of research covering how colors evoke certain feelings, but there’s another huge aspect to it all—each person’s individual makeup. [...]
As a mother of four children, I am acutely aware of how fast “time flies.” Trying to keep the photo frames updated through the years seems impossible. When we recently were updating our family room, I wanted to create photo walls that embraced our family lifestyle. I cannot tell you how much fun looking at photos can be!
It’s that time of year when the leaves are falling and everyone is getting out their pumpkins in anticipation of the holidays, but there are other celebrations too, like new babies on the way! I have rounded up some of my favorite ideas to plan a fall themed baby shower for that someone special. [...]
A big trend right now in the party world is finding out the gender of your new baby and revealing it at a fabulous fete with your closest friends. Some couples know the gender of their baby before the party, and some wait and find out along with all of their guests, surprise! [...]
Halloween is one of those holidays that everyone loves decorating for, but no one wants the remnants in the garage or attic after October 31st is over. Paper decorations and printables are the perfect solution to spooking up your house with items that you don’t feel bad about throwing out after.
With so many tips for nursery design in magazines, books and Pinterest, it can be overwhelming knowing where to start when designing a nursery. There are always the basics that are needed when it comes to designing a child’s room—sleep, storage and seating. [...]
With the kiddos headed back to school, I know we are all missing our babies. A great tradition is to write a lunch box note to your little one and place it in their lunch box to find. I love that there are so many fabulous and modern versions now to make it a little easier to remember and fun and special for our kids to open. [...]