Finding Books that Both Your Child and You Love

Wheres the Party?

My kids love books. I remember back to when my first son was under a year old, still crawling and saying just a few words, and he would work his way back and forth between his bookshelf and my lap with book after book after book, saying, “Buh?” […]


Naptime with Theo and Beau

Last year, we teamed up with Jessica Shyba, of Momma’s Gone City, to show off two great room makeovers for her beautiful children. Her daughter moved into her own space for the first time.


DIY: Upcycled Nursery Art

Upcycled Nursery Art

If you take time to browse the piles, thrift stores can be a treasure trove of materials to use to make upcycled nursery art. A solid wood frame and a beautifully illustrated children’s book can be paired together for some really cute DIY wall decor. […]


Paddington Gilt Sale

The iconic bear from our childhood storybooks, Paddington, is taking center stage on the big screen.  We had a sneak peek of the adventure-filled film, and it’s sure to be a big hit! To celebrate the upcoming January 16th release of Paddington the movie, is hosting an exclusive sale featuring authentic props and memorabilia straight from the movie set.


Giveaway: Bear Hug by Katharine McEwen

Bear Hug

Bear Hug by Katharine McEwen, released today, combines the three things I look for in a children’s book: a sweet story with a little bit of learning all paired with beautiful images. […]


Raindrops: The Colorful Party

I recently had the pleasure of working with an incredible stylist on the relaunch of the bean’s closet. Katie, of Petite Social, is a wiz at styling everything from birthday parties to professional photo shoots. When I came across this shoot she styled for a book launch, I thought it was the perfect inspiration for a great summer kick-off party