Not That Kind Of Party Bus
As a big believer in letting kids be creative (no matter the mess), local mom Selin Gasa has converted an old school bus into a roving art studio. The resulting Art Bus is available for play dates and birthday parties, … Continued
Moms are always looking for recommendations—a multi-tasking nanny, a thoughtful pediatric dentist, a talented nursery designer. Momstamp can help with all of it. The new technology platform (sort of a mashup of Angie’s List, Yelp, and Facebook) allows moms to…
The Best Party. Ever.
Known for creating gorgeous shindigs for littles, the party planners at Fire and Crème have expanded their offerings with a new store. The larger space (right next to the old space) is still the place to rent or buy vintage props, … Continued
New Haircut Digs
After forty-two years on Dayton Drive, fancy kids' salon Tipperary has a shiny new space on South Robertson. The tired 1970s color scheme and décor are gone—and we're loving the new modern industrial vibe, with bright white walls, exposed metal … Continued
How Cute Are These Socks?
We’re big fans of LA-based sock brand Richer Poorer— and even bigger fans of their new limited edition collection for crewcuts. Made for growing feet in sizes small, medium, and large (the small fits most toddlers), their unisex styles come … Continued
Whatever It Takes
Local parents Candice and Darren Romanelli wanted their two daughters to lead a healthy lifestyle right from the start. So they invented the Supermarket Super Group, a cast of animated food friends who teach little ones the importance of nutrition … Continued…
We All Want Smart Kids
Online education isn’t for everyone, but the new CHALK Preschool Online is pretty tempting. Created by the folks behind the brick-and-mortar CHALK programs in Venice and Westwood, the online educational supplement is aimed at children ages 18 months and up … …
There are a lot of questions that come with giving birth. A lot. Local doula and prenatal yoga instructor Khefri Riley has the answers. Having attended hundreds of births, Riley is offering a new single-session class focused on tips and … Continued
Please A Little Scientist
By now you surely know all about the new Discovery Cube at the Hansen Dam Recreation Area near Symlar. But in case you assumed (like us) that the offerings were for big kids, let us be the first to tell … Continued
Make Room For These Threads
Well-made, stylish play clothes shouldn't be so elusive. But, jackpot: Monrow Mini. The new downtown LA-based line of children’s wear (from the makers of laid-back chic label Monrow) just launched for resort, and features all of the same gorgeous details … Co…
A Nice Day To Lose The Baby Weight
Trail weather is here. And though it's not difficult to find a gorgeous place to get your sweat on, here are four of the less trodden to try. Lake Hollywood (2600 Lake Hollywood Dr.) is one of the best (and easiest) … Continued
Good Times At The Bookstore
We did a little happy dance when we heard that Chevaliers Books in Larchmont Village had undergone a renovation. As one of the oldest bookstores in LA, it had become a bit stale and stuffy. But now it's cozy and … Continued
Babies In Sunglasses. #TooCute
Sunglasses are basically required in this (almost always) sunny city. Especially for sensitive little eyes. And while there's no shortage of options, we're loving the new ones from Paxley, designed by LA-based parents Lisa and Minh Tran. The beautifully made,…
Pink Chicken’s no fuss, breezy beach style jives with Santa Monica's vibe. It makes sense, then, that the NYC-based designer chose to open its first California outpost on Montana Avenue. Owner Stacey Fraser designed the boutique with favorite details from … C…
Postpartum soreness can be the worst. The worst. And if you're nursing, you can’t really pop pills. Mama Strut aims to comfort. The all-in-one shorts and belly band “soft brace” naturally supports childbirth recovery with budge-proof ice or heat packs for the…