With four children in our house (ages 23 months to almost 12), we’ve been through lots of clothing and shoes over the past 12 years. Our three oldest children are girls so we learned quickly that it was worthwhile to spend a bit more for quality clothing pieces since they are routinely handed down. Our […]
* Thanks to Lands’ End, French Toast, The Children’s Place, ZUCA, Klean Kanteen, See Kai Run, Stride Rite, Foxpaws, Galison, Westcott, & Dixon-Ticonderoga for sending us school products to try. We just wrapped up Family Education Week at our children’s school. It’s a jam-packed week of encouragement, training, and information. I always look forward to […]
Introducing JoJo Maman Bébé! The UK’s “leading Independent maternity and childrenswear retailer” just launched in the USA last year – and I adore the whimsical and colorful styles. Take a look at the patterned rain boots for little girls. The sturdy rubbers are lovely to behold…and super fun for splashing in puddles. We’re at the tail end of […]
When it comes to shoes, I believe in comfort and practicality for kids – even if those attributes are associated with a higher price tags. One of the few shoe brands that I trust is pediped, founded in 2005 by a husband and wife team in Nevada. Pediped.com is one of my go-to websites for finding […]
You’ve heard me RAVE about See Kai Run shoes – and now I’m happy to give you a chance to win a pair for your child. Ranging in size from birth thru age 8, See Kai Run‘s shoes are breathable, flexible, stretchable, ultra-cushiony, and all-out stylish. You’re sure to love the stunning color combos and […]
The high is 88 degrees in Tucson. Warm and sunshiny with a beautiful breeze to temper the heat of high noon. On spring days like today, the girls spend hours in our yard. It’s the small kind of backyard that is typical of newer subdivisions, but Tim worked his magic several years ago and it’s […]
Because we school at home (or on the road) most of the time, we don’t do traditional “back-to-school” shopping. But I have great picks for those of you who do!
Boots are a good bet for little ones. They’re rugged, comfortable, and – if they’re Justin Boots – they’re ADORABLE. Take, for example, these Gypsy Boots ($59.95). Available in either brown or pink, they’re extremely versatile because they can be paired with either skirts, jeans, or dresses. My 5-year-old chose this recent pairing – a […]