Take a Flipping Nap Already
Here's to hoping that these cute, carry-'em-like-yoga-mats Nap Mats will further the ongoing mission of getting toddlers to rest on the go. Dallas mom Bianca Colgin Watson manufactures the new line of organic sleeping accessories exclusively for her shop, Lit…
Working out is always a good idea. When you don’t have to pay a sitter to get it done, even better. Klyde Warren Park’s new fitness program, StrollFit with Baby Boot Camp, seems worth a shot. Beginning September 16 on … Continued
A Better Way To Carry A Pump | Sponsored
Pumping isn't the most elegant experience. Especially when you're out and about. But one working mom is trying to change that. Created by Adrienne Frohlich, the Nurse Purse is a stylish and functional breast pump bag with an interior that … Continued
Fresh Beets, Sweet Baby Gifts
Stocking up on local produce for baby's purees is a modern mom's badge of honor. But if you really want to flex those "only local" bragging rights, head to White Rock Local Market in Lakeside, and stock up on locally … Continued
Baby Food, Delivered
We give serious props to moms who get a kick out of whipping up homemade baby food. For the rest of us, we welcome Happy Tummy Healthy Baby,  a new organic baby food delivery service created by local mom and … Continued
Get By With A Little Help From These Guys
The kickoff of Breastfeeding Awareness Month inspired us to hunt down the best local resources for nursing moms. Here’s who, what, and where you should visit when it’s feeding time.   Consultant: As the driving force behind Plano-based Baby, Birth … Continued…
Good News For Nursing Moms
Breastfeeding mothers know it's tough to find functional nursing togs that look stylish. Really tough. But apparently not impossible. Pickles & Ice Cream in University Park is now carrying Mothers en Vogue, a fabulous Singapore-based label that you won't find…
Puppet shows are a great intro to the arts—especially when the stories are as sweet and the sets as beautifully designed as those at Geppetto’s Marionette Theater. The local company’ s latest show, The Little Mermaid just opened in a … Continued
They Like To Eat What They Pick
It stinks that strawberries are scarce this summer (damn that late frost). But there's still plenty of berry-picking fun to be had. Head to the berry patch at Greer Farm in Daingerfield, where for $3.25 a pound little ones can … Continued
Air Conditioned Entertainment. Fist Pump.
Families who jam to Lizza Connor's super-catchy tunes may be psyched to hear that the local musician (and mom of three) will be playing two live shows this month—both indoors. Head to the Audelia Road Branch of the Dallas Public Library (10045 … Continued
Don't Send A Lame Announcement
Digital schmigital. We prefer to keep our baby announcements old school, with a pretty paper proclamation. And no, old school does not have to mean old-fashioned. Dallas stationer Heather Wiese, founder of bell’INVITO, weighs in on how to make announcements ……
Because Toddlers Like Animals
Throughout June and July, Fritz Park in Irving will be home to a sweet petting farm with chickens, African cows, donkeys, goats (including two newborns), sheep, turkeys, rabbits, peacocks, and a miniature horse. Children will also be able to view … Continued
Not Your Everyday Handmade
It's not often that you see handmade children's dresses sewn by a designer with a fashion pedigree. But local blogger and mom of three, Jenna Kingman, is the real deal; she studied fashion design at the University of Texas at … Continued
We’ve had our eye on the smart décor at Red Tile Studio for a while. But it’s the sweet new spring-inspired art blocks that we’re seriously digging. Crafted by local mom-daughter designers Darleen Ingraham and Amber Ingraham Espinosa, the blocks … Continued
Swaddle weaning can be a nightmare. Some moms we know swear by the Zipadee-Zip, a star-shaped wearable blanket that gives babies a womblike balance of resistance and freedom as they develop. So it’s great to hear that Stephanie Parker, the … Continued