The Make Way For Ducklings shop is set to open soon
What a great idea. Adam Hirsch, the creator of the Curious George store in Harvard Squrare, is opening a Make Way For Ducklings store in Fanueuil Hall just after Labor Day. Spread across two floors, the store will stock…
You won’t find these gems just anywhere
Here's the thing about buying baby gifts at baby stores: chances are the recipient has already seen (or bought, or been given) whatever you select. We're all shopping at the same places, after all. For something unique,…
Magpie Kids opens in Davis Square
We’ve always liked Davis Square’s Magpie for its funky mix of one-of-a-kind accessories and housewares. So we’re pumped that the retailer just opened Magpie Kids, down the block. Owned by local dad Dave Sakowski, the sh…
Cakeology opens a bigger shop
Sugar may be evil, but treats this good are worth the splurge. Run by Cupcake Wars winner Victoria Donnelly, Cakeology has earned a sweet rep for its beyond-yummy cakes and cupcakes. And now the teeny Province Street sh…
Three cool party venues
Boston is full of great birthday party spots. Unfortunately, many of them are so played out. For something different, try one of these under-the-radar ideas. At the Boston Fire Museum (344 Congress St., Fort Point), the…
Sweet launches gender reveal cakes and cupcakes

Gender reveal parties have been trending for a while, but spilling your secret is about to get a little, well, sweeter.