Intentions Linens aims to help tired parents sleep

The whole thing about new parents being sleep deprived is such a cliché—because it’s true. And half the time it’s not even crying babies that keep us awake, but rather parental anxiety and mental to-do list…

Fall’s new “it” staple for tots

If ever there were a time and place for vests, it’s autumn in LA. And this year, according to Ron Robinson buyer Jennifer Kunski, toddlers will be rocking them in faux fur.

Los Angeles-loving tees for tots

Los Angeles kind of struggles with the whole city pride thing. But while we might not have a slogan quite as robust as “I Heart NY,” we do have some darned cute LA tees for babies and tots.

Sweet nursery décor from LA-based Etsy designers

As much as we *adore* popular design houses like Serena & Lily, Oilo, and Dwell, sometimes it’s nice to decorate the nursery with a few pieces that aren’t on every expecting mom’s wish list. So we’ve rounde…

Honest Co. introduces trainers and swim diapers

When we first announced the launch of Jessica Alba’s Honest Company last winter, a lot of you rolled your eyes at the idea of another celebrity-endorsed product. But six months later . . . .

PetitNest founder, White Collar star, and toddler mom

It’s hard not to adore Tiffani Thiessen. And not just because we all grew up envying her adorableness on Saved by the Bell and 90210.

Wardrobe assistance for new moms

. . .So many of us go through major (and frustrating) wardrobe shifts postpartum. For that, we like the idea of getting a little guidance from a former Joie and Splendid designer.

A fresh take on the classic rocking horse

With fleece and sheepskin all over the runways lately, we were psyched to discover LA-based Bright Spark Design churning out these really cool Rocking Sheeps ($175 each).

A new e-store for moms with great taste

God bless our LA Scout, Macaroon Original blogger Zoe Schaeffer, for introducing us to Thumbeline. Founded by Los Angeles mom Lisa Wong, the brand new webshop stocks the most divine children’s clothes and a…

Toddler-friendly tree trimmings

Toddlers are just as likely to drop ornaments as they are to hang them on the tree. We suggest packing away the precious glass balls and swallowable jingle bells and trying these baby-friendly alternatives …

DIY clothes for tots

Show us a toddler wearing a self-styled ensemble, and we’ll show you one happy kid. That’s why we love the idea of Cheryl Fudge, a make-your-own-clothes shop for children that’s just opened a new outpost at…

Splendid opens in Santa Monica

Westside moms have yet another reason to never cross the 405: Splendid is opening its third Los Angeles boutique, on Montana Avenue in Santa Monica.

Feel-good hair clips for tots

We are totally into the idea of going green whenever possible, so we did a little happy dance when we discovered Can-it! hair clips.

Navigating the Splendid Ella Moss Warehouse Sale

Sample sales can be a drag. Or, they can totally rock—if you know what you’re doing. So before you schlep all the way downtown to the Splendid Ella Moss Warehouse Sale (this Friday and Saturday), keep these…

LA’s best non-toxic manicures

Manicures are pretty high on our list of worthy mom breaks—so long as they’re safe, clean, and non-toxic. Here are some of the healthiest nail treatment options in town.