Winter Water Factory, Fall 2013 Collection

Winter Water Factory Fall 2013
I stumbled across Winter Water Factory, and their Fall 2013 collection, earlier and had my first ‘I need to blog this. NOW.’ moment in months. This brand is made in the US, certified organic and priced reasonably to boot. They give me that ‘Modeerska Huset’ mod vibe that I...

4 inspiring prints from Soft Gallery via lille figaro

Soft Gallery Prints for Boys
Spring is just around the corner, but if you’re still cooling your heels in below-freezing weather (like me!) you’re probably still in winter mode too. These graphic, long-sleeved shirts from Soft Gallery are so spectacular that they might spur on a last minute winter shopping spree. You can pick...

A dozen Valentine’s Day craft ideas for kids

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Valentine’s Day is the perfect reason to break out the craft supplies and have some fun. Heartfelt and handmade gifts shine on this holiday in particular, and this roundup of kids’ crafts will get you started whether you have toddlers or big boys. Enjoy the list! Above. The Joys...

My results using the the 3D dinosaur cake tutorial

3D Dinosaur Cake
Yesterday was Eli’s first birthday, so I decided to make him a 3D dinosaur cake like the one that I talked about in an earlier post. I was super excited to give it a try, and I really surprised that it came out as well as it did. I...

6 easy to DIY photo booth prop ideas

Fun Photo Booth Prop Ideas
Photo booths are always a hit at parties, they make great keepsakes and only cost a few cents a pop. The photo props don’t have to be expensive, or store bought either! These ideas are all super kid friendly, inexpensive, and easy to do yourself (okay, a couple require...

Ideas for organizing and hiding toys in plain view

Embrace Tiger - Organize toys in plain view.
As my son is getting older his toys are fast becoming the predominant design element of our home, and as if he didn’t have enough toys already: Christmas comes along and turns my house into an almost-official Toys R Us (Thanks a lot grandparents!). We are a pretty typical...

7 jungle themed bedrooms that inspire

Jungle Themed Room Ideas
Let the boys embrace their inner Tarzan with an awesome jungle themed bedroom, nursery or play room. These rooms are packed with oodles of cool ideas for creating your own jungle themed play space; whether you’re looking to add a subtle touch of whimsy, or aiming to create an...

Gingerbread Decorating Station Idea for Christmas

Gingerbread House Station Ideas
This is possibly one of the coolest Christmas party ideas for kids in the history of ever. You can prebake the gingerbread pieces or even assemble the basic house structures ahead of time and then set out cups of candy and icing for everyone to decorate with. If baking...

Tons of awesome gift wrap craft ideas for kids

High End Gift Wrap Craft Ideas for Boys
This year, instead of picking up that ultra-expensive designer wrapping paper for Christmas packages, pick up some craft supplies and let the kids personalize the gift wrap. You’ll save a bundle and have some fun while you’re at it. Brown kraft paper, or butcher paper both are inexpensive and...

Anamalz, environmentally friendly stocking stuffers

Environmentally Friendly Stocking Stuffers from Anamalz
On the search for the perfect stocking stuffers for boys this year I discovered an amazing, award winning product called “Anamalz”. They have four different lines including Farm Anamalz, Prehistoric Anamalz, Wild Anamalz and Australian Anamalz, and tons of different creatures to choose from in each collection. The odds...