Do-It-Yourself, Toys

A DIY Outdoor Bubble Station and My Favorite Bubble Recipe

DIY Bubble Station

With summer on the horizon, I’ve been experimenting with fun activities to entertain Brody. One of our favorite activities has been creating a DIY bubble station in our driveway. It’s simple to set up, provides at least a solid 45 minutes of entertainment […]

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Baby Gear, Clothing, Fab Finds, Furniture, Giveaways, Project Nursery, Room Decor, Toys

Big Giveaway: PBK $600 Summer Prize Package!

My summer travel and camp plans are just about locked down, and this summer is going to be fully loaded. Now it’s time to stock up on essential summer gear and play items so my family is prepared for fun in the sun. Are you ready for summertime? Don’t worry, Project Nursery and Pottery Barn Kids have teamed up to

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Fab Finds, Toys

Secret Hideaways For Play

In a house full of activity it is nice to try and create special spaces for kids. Outside is always ideal, but inside can also be fun. In the summer I have created outdoor tents using PVC plastic pipe from the the local hardware store. It is easy to create any shape you want with a little rope and glue. Cover with your favorite fabrics and see what you can create. Great for nap time, long afternoons with a favorite book or secret play places for friends…

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Entertaining

Playdate Picnic: Take the Party Outside!

Summer is the perfect time to take your playdates and small parties outside!  Gather up your friends and their children, pack a picnic and spend the afternoon outdoors relaxing in the fresh air (and keep the mess out of your house!). Keep your picnic food delicious and simple: melon balls on straw skewers, sandwiches cut into flower shapes (using different

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Furniture

Picnic Perfect

Hope those of you in the States are enjoying the extended Memorial Day weekend! The warm sun and outdoor barbecues have me thinking about how the kids love eating outside. Since it’s now popsicle season I’m all for it. I’ve been on the lookout for a kid’s picnic table for the back deck. I know I don’t want a plastic

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