Stay Out Of The Kitchen
First Spoonful, the new meal-delivery service designed just for tykes, brings all-natural, organic, fully-cooked meals straight to the front door. Launched by local mom and chef Jennifer Jewett, First Spoonful offers meal options for kids from 6 months to 10 …
The new Broad Museum (221 S. Grand Ave., at 2nd St., downtown) might not strike you as a destination to hit up with the whole fam, but the selection of iconic contemporary art is shockingly kid-friendly. Go see Jeff Koons’ Balloon Dog, … Continued
Wear That Baby | Sponsored
Being able to keep your baby close while still having your hands free is the best of both worlds. The beauty of Baby K'tan's new Active Carriers is two-fold — the ready-to-wear style makes them a lot easier to figure out than a lot of wrap … Continued
Play All Day
Kerri Harper-Howie came up with the idea for her new indoor play space, Kiddie City, when she was unable to find quality group play areas for her son in their Leimert Park neighborhood. Designed for crawlers to age 7, the space … Continued
Send A Legit Card
The convenience of online cards and invitations is fab, but sometimes you want to send something less, well, digital. Ink & Main, a new LA-based venture from Hallmark, combines the ease of ordering online with the sentiment and quality of printed … Continued
Toys That Double As Décor
Local design studio Monroe Workshop has turned an eye toward little ones, with a handmade collection of charming toys. Made from natural hardwood scraps leftover from furniture production, the endearing cast of characters includes a Robot Monkey Rocking Horse…
Mothers And Sons. #Adorbs
Local mom Amy Ricevuto loves coordinating outfits with her daughter. But when her sons came along, she realized there were no matchy-matchy duds for moms and their little guys. Her new brand, Son of a B, gets the job done. Our … Continued
When local mom April Lawrence was pregnant with her second child, she struggled to find clothes that fit her taste and budget. She tried thrifting, but the maternity pieces were limited and mixed in with the regular clothes. Inspired by the plethora … Continu…
Mattress Evolution
It doesn't promise more zzz’s, but the new organic crib mattress from mom-founded, locally-based Three Happy Coconuts ensures baby slumbers atop a mattress that’s free of all the yucky stuff. Manufactured in downtown LA, the Coconut & Cream crib mattress is m…
Fit For A Germaphobe
The makers of UviCube want to help you get (almost) everything super clean. Created by Angelinos, the new countertop sterilizer isn’t like others we’ve seen; it uses ultraviolet light instead of steam or heat to kill 99.9 percent of bacteria. It’ll safely … C…
Give A Sweet Gift
Known for exquisite gift boxes, Valleybrink Road has expanded into new mom and baby territory. The Baby Box ($150) features a luxurious baby blanket, Kain Label tee in pink or blue, a pair of Billie Bloom bloomers, calming mist, and baby bath tea. In the New …
Real Aprons For Real Foodies
Known for supplying high-quality kitchen wear to professional chefs, LA-based hedley & bennetthas started making a line of mini aprons for little ones as young as 2. They're manufactured downtown, and each design is hand-sewn in a durable, high-quality polyes…
Seriously Adorable Duds
When local mom and fashion industry veteran Corey Pak struggled to find affordable kids' clothing that spoke to her taste level (affordable being the key word), she created it herself. Her new line,Over + Over, is all about classic cuts with … Continued
Double thumbs up for the new CYBEX PRIAM, which seamlessly moves from a pram-with-carry cot to a front- or rear-facing stroller—all on the same frame. There are myriad configurations, and plenty of thoughtful CYBEX touches, including a table-friendly seat hei…
Juice bars are everywhere in this town. Everywhere. But Beaming is the only one with a menu of smoothies designed just for pregnant (or hoping-to-be-pregnant) women. Created in collaboration with doula-to-the-stars and author (The Mindful Mom to Be) Lori Breg…