Make Any Cup a Sippy Cup with 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!


Put on Your Glass Slippers


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…)

Stars and Hearts: A Boy and Girl Shared Room Makeover

Gray & Sloane's Design Reveal

Who doesn’t smile when their Pottery Barn Kids catalog lands in the mailbox?  There is something so fun about flipping through the pages with a cup of coffee in hand, daydreaming about what type of magical space could exist for the kids. Well folks, I made that daydream a reality! You can too, by entering to win a Room Makeover Giveaway from Pottery Barn Kids. (more…)

Naptime with Theo and Beau

Theo and Beau

Last year, we teamed up with Jessica Shyba, of Momma’s Gone City, to show off two great room makeovers for her beautiful children. Her daughter moved into her own space for the first time. (more…)

Design Challenge: Shared Room for Brother and Sister

Shared Room for Brother and Sister

My youngest two, Gray, age seven, and Sloane, age four, share a bedroom. He’s a little dude, into sports and Minecraft, and she’s all princess, obsessed with anything sparkly and pink. You’d think that as the co-founder of a children’s design site, a shared space would be no big deal. Pulling off a stylish and functional room ideal for a brother and sister would be a breeze, right? I’m here to say, it isn’t—even for the experts. (more…)