April Fresh Picks

I'm ready for a vacation, how about you? Let's day dream for a bit

We’re a week away from a dream vacation. My heart is already there, but my mind and my body have a few mountains to move before I get on that plane next week! I wish I could take you with me, Ok, not really I am in need of some serious just me & my […]

March Fresh Picks

Loving all these colorful find! Bring on spring

It may be hard to believe depending on where you are, but today is our first day of spring vacation! And our clocks are rolling back this weekend. While it may not look like spring around most of the United States, it will be here before we know it! I’m excited to freshen up my […]

February Fresh Picks

A collection of fresh finds for the month of February. Gifts for friends, family, your kids and even a few fun picks for me too!

Lots of things are changing behind the scenes. Hopefully these changes will make KSW a more interesting place for you to visit, even more often than you do now — a few new writers, a few more features, and lots more fun! We’ll start with something simple. How about a collection of our favorite finds […]

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


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 […]