Happy Handmade, the new craft book you & your kids will love!

Happy Handmade -- a must-have craft book for playful kids and their parents!

*Happy Handmade is an e-book, you can purchase & download your digital copy here. I’ve been a lover of craft books for as long as I could remember. Growing up the way I did and moving around so much, I never had a lot of toys. I used to spend hours in libraries and bookstores flipping through […]

Stuff their stockings with these! 100+ Stocking Stuffers and Small Gift Ideas

Affordable stocking stuffer ideas for the whole family, so many great ideas on this list!

I know several adults who would tell you the stocking is the best part of Christmas morning! Everyone in our family gets one, and it’s something my husband and I put a lot of thought into throughout the year. There’s only so much you can fit into a stocking, so you are forced to get […]

Osmo – Toys of the future, today.

Osmo - a new way for kids to connect with technology

Have you ever been amazed by how easy it is for a toddler or young child to pick up a smart device and start using it? It just comes naturally to them. Imagine what would happen if we could tap into the intuitiveness of a touch screen and apply it in a hands-on learning situation. […]

Summer Capsule Wardrobe from H&M

Loving the summer styles at H&M this year!

We all know being a mom is a full-time job. Add in all of the roles and commitments we take on and we really do need a powerhouse wardrobe. Something capable of taking us straight from the gym, to the park, to a client meeting, and then out to dinner … on a budget. The […]

Must-Have Photo Apps for Instagram

My favorite photo editing apps, use at least one of these a day

If you’re like me, you take the majority of your pictures with your phone. And you share them with family and friends over the social network app, Instagram. You start out just uploading and sharing your favorite photos, but as time goes by you find Instagram is also a great outlet for self-expression and your […]

Kids Rooms & Things on the Brain

Cute ideas for kids

Spring has not yet sprung. But that isn’t stopping the tinges of spring fever I feel coming on. I’ve got kids rooms, and home decorating projects and bright colors on the brain … if you can’t tell. We are moving closer to the day when Sweet will move into a room of her own (tear). […]

Daily deals for moms, babies and kids

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Have you ever shopped Zulily before? Pictured Here: Lima Bean Kids / Nui Organics / Kricket Boys I super puffy heart them and I bet you do too. If you aren’t familiar with them yet, they are an online store for moms and kids running daily deals at discount prices. I get an email from […]

New Years Eve in my mind

New Years Eve Sparkle

It’s 6pm on New Years Eve and the party at our house is in full swing. In my mind’s eye, it looks just like this. Elegant and sparkly, kid-friendly and lots and lots of fun. In reality, we’re lying on a bed of pillows on the floor watching Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in our sweatpants. […]

Is it that time already? Holiday Gift Guide time

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I still feel like I’m barely over September, but here it is November nonetheless. One of my favorite parts of prepping for the holidays is helping others find the perfect gift … it sort of goes hand in hand with my Pinterest obsession. This year I am teaming up with Zina of Let’s Lasso the […]

KSW loves EBK Robots!

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Ellie Bellie Kids just launched a new line of rainbow robots. I think they are robotastic! You should swing over and check them out.  Just so happens they’re funny too.