Giveaway: Tegu Magnetic Blocks

Tegu Blocks

Blocks are a staple of childhood, from the baby days of careful stacking to the full-on castle building of toddlerhood and beyond. The blocks we are going to introduce to you today aren’t any ordinary blocks. Tegu blocks are wooden blocks that are also magnetic, meaning the building potential is brought to a whole new level. Find out how you can enter for a chance to win a set of your own below. (more…)

Design Reveal: Addison’s Novogratz Big Girl Room

Addison's Big Girl Room - Project Junior

My baby girl is about to turn six and complete her first year of elementary school! What a whirlwind this year has been. There have been a lot of growing pains for the both of us. It look us all a little while to get the hang of the everyday school routine and get used to being a little more tied down than usual (I know Pam and Melisa understand this change). I tried to resist the change in the beginning of the year, but as the seasons changed so did my attitude. And what better way to embrace change than a design project.

Near the end of last year, we revealed that Project Nursery partnered with The Novogratz on #ProjectAddi. I’ve been a longtime fan of this design savvy family and was over the moon to tap into their design knowledge. Without further ado, it’s time to FINALLY reveal the room. (more…)

Very Veggie Stir Fry Recipe

Very Veggie Stir Fry Recipe

When preparing dinner for my kids, there’s nothing I love more than a well-rounded meal in one bowl. Picky eaters may find the veggies easier to eat if they are mixed in with other flavors, and my kids will end up eating more than if they are faced with a pile of broccoli on its own. Liza Huber, of Sage Spoonfuls, shared this kid-friendly veggie stir fry packed with everything you need for a solid meal for your little one and for you! (more…)

Design Reveal: Cara Loren’s Big Boy Room

Black and White Boy's Room with Loft Bed

Fashion and lifestyle blogger Cara Loren has been busy working with Oilo Studio to make dream rooms for her two sons. We revealed baby Arrow’s nursery on Project Nursery last week, and now we are revealing older brother Hanes’ new big boy room. With a black and white color palette and plenty of whimsy, this room is sure to inspire many adventures! And can you spot the felt ball garland from The Project Nursery Shop? (more…)

Make Any Cup a Sippy Cup with SipSnap

SipSnap

While as much as we’d love every restaurant to have kiddie cups, they don’t always. I’ve experienced one too many laps filled with milk not to come prepared. When we spotted the kickstarter campaign last year for SipSnap, we couldn’t wait to get our hands on this cool, innovative product. (more…)

Design Reveal: A Skateboarding Bedroom for Chase

Skateboarding Boys Room

When Chase’s mom approached us to design a room for her five-year-old son, we couldn’t have been more excited! He is the only boy in the family, and he wanted a space he could call his own. His requests were simple—he loves skateboarding and surfing, and he just wanted a room that was cool.

Well…we can work with that!

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Put on Your Glass Slippers

Cinderella

Raise your hand if you stood in line for a certain princess movie this past weekend! With the release of the new Cinderella movie and the lure of a new Frozen song to open it up, we’re sure the theaters were busy. (more…)

Creative Cakes for Kids Birthday Parties

Lego Birthday Cake

A great birthday cake makes a beautiful centerpiece to a party. As your kids get older, and maybe more and more of their parties are at activity venues, your decorating options can dwindle. But there is always room for an amazing cake! We love the creativity we see from our readers in the gallery. Here are some of the latest creative cakes we’ve spotted. (more…)

Why Splurge on Wallpaper When You Can Fake It?

Starburst Wall Decals

No one can deny the bold effect that wallpaper can add to a space, but let’s be honest, not everyone wants to mess with the stuff. Crafty DIY enthusiasts have been stenciling their way to achieve a wallpaper look without the expense and inherent trickiness of wallpaper. But stenciling takes patience and a whole lot of time, so what’s an even easier solution? Decals! Placed strategically—with measuring or without—you can make a real splash on your child’s walls with minimal effort. (more…)