This Will Look Good In The Yard
LA-based designer and builder Derek Kistner of Ink and Wood wanted to create a modern, interactive piece that kids would like playing with as much as parents liked looking at. Hence, The Paloma, a gorgeous line of handcrafted wood teeter totters. They’re made…
APEX Playspace, the new kids gym in West LA (11339 Santa Monica Blvd.), is more than just a fun place to burn off some toddler energy—it's actually focused on helping little ones work on those budding motor skills. The bright, … Continued
Clothes For Rock Stars In Training
Frustrated by the lack of trendy clothing options available for toddler boys, local mom CJ Khun decided to launch Little XO Kings, a line of street-style clothing in sizes 2T-5T. Named for her son, Kingston, and her obsession with The Weeknd, Khun … Continued…
This Is Worth Documenting
After the birth of her first child, local mom Jaki Covington’s biggest regret was that she didn’t have a video documenting the momentous event. So she decided to put her ten years of professional filmmaking experience to work creating birth videos for … Conti…
Organic Baby Food, Delivered
Local mom Angela Sutherland doesn’t like that there’s so much sugar in many mass-produced organic baby foods. So, she created Caer, a delivery service that serves up flavorful, nutrient and calorie dense organic baby food. Designed for children ages 6-18 mont…
Design A Chic Nursery
Serena & Lily’s new LA outpost has everything you’ll need to create a gorgeous space for baby. It’s a full-service design shop and offers a huge selection of swoon-worthy merch including furniture, fabrics, bedding, and décor. Schedule a complimentary appoint…
This Will Make Them Sleepy
Inspired by the songs she wrote for her nieces and nephews, UK singer-songwriter Beulah wanted every child to have the opportunity to enjoy his or her own personal lullaby, and thus Rockabyboo was born. The new app features lullabies and stories that … Contin…
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 …
Art Appreciation Starts Now
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…
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…