Christmas may take the number-one slot, thanks to the guarantee of gifts, but we know kids look forward to every single holiday, big and small. That’s because each one is loaded with candy and sugary treats. There will be plenty of that stuff to go around, so you don’t need to include it in their Easter baskets.
When it comes to what tots want, who (short of the tots themselves) would know better than moms? That’s the idea behind Estella, a shop in NYC that stocks only mom-designed brands, ranging from unknown designers to household names. There’s even an organic collection! Which pieces will be you picking up for your kids this holiday season?
As a jeweler, Mia van Beek knows that sentimentality beats all. At the end of the day, we would much rather have something our children made us than even the most expensive diamonds. So she came up with the idea to create pieces (necklaces, cuff links, even golf markers!) using a child’s drawing, allowing you … Continue reading “Formia Design Child’s Drawing on a Keychain”
It’s important to teach your boys that Easter is about more than what they get in their baskets. One of the best parts of the holiday is spending time with the family, and I’m not just talking about on the actual day. There are countless opportunities to get everyone together leading up to Easter, so … Continue reading “Easter Treats for Boys: Bunny Hops and Baskets”
Age 1: Blocks My pediatrician specifically instructed me to buy blocks for my girls to help develop their motor skills and minds. Real wood blocks are the best, but these are lighter – easier for tiny little hands to handle (plus, if you have a thrower, these will do less damage). I’ve had this Edushape … Continue reading “Girls Gift Guide for Every Age: From Babe to Big Kid”
The Books to Bed pajama and book sets are some of the best gifts for tots. Why? Because when a gift can be given to a child that also helps a parent, it’s a win for everyone. These get tots excited for their bedtimes (when does that ever happen?) and engage them in reading. I … Continue reading “Pajama and Book Set: Bedtime Without Bedlam”