Best Backpacks and Lunch Boxes as Seen on Good Day Chicago

Back to School

School starts here in Chicago in only four short weeks! That’s right, the summer is more than half over already! Since the kiddos are going to be heading back to school soon, it’s time to start thinking about back-to-school shopping. I had the pleasure of going on FOX Good Day Chicago this morning to share some […]

Backpacks for Traveling Toddlers (VIDEO)

3/20/2011 5:18 PM

Spring has sprung and everyone is planning trips.  Whether you are traveling for spring break or planning for a summer getaway, the kids will travel with lots and lots of stuff.  While I’m hauling all the major gear for the trip, I always make every child carry a bag with their own toys, snacks and […]

Our Top Picks for Holiday Pajamas

pbk_pjs

  Our kids look forward to this time every year that we either pull out the holiday pajamas (for those that still fit) or go shopping for new ones.  In our search this year for the perfect holiday pjs, we came up with this year’s list of our favorite 10! And yes, we are suckers for matching […]

Baby Gizmo Picks for Back-to-School Backpacks!

backpacks_lg

These adorable preschool backpacks are small to fit your toddlers and preschooler’s perfectly.  Even though they are called “preschool backpacks”, they are big enough for a snack, change of clothes or a few toys but not large enough for a standard folder (a prerequisite to many preschools!).  We use these fabulous backpacks for our little […]

Pottery Barn Kids Recalls 82,000 Drop-Side Cribs

PBK_recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Pottery Barn Kids, today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 82,000 drop-side cribs. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Hazard: The cribs’ drop-sides can detach when hardware breaks, creating […]

Long Lasting Wall Decals That Are The Best!

PBKDecals

Pottery Barn Kids makes the best wall decals!  While other decals don’t stay on the wall after a while and start to peel at the edges, PBK decals are in it for the long haul.  I put up the PBK Bugs Decals (which aren’t available anymore) in my kids’ Jack & Jill bathroom three years […]

10 Fabulous Holiday Pajamas for Kids

pjs- Mickey

Our kids look forward to this time every year that we either pull out the holiday pajamas (for those that still fit) or go shopping for new ones.  In our search this year for the perfect holiday pjs, we came up with a list of our favorite 10! And yes, we are suckers for matching […]