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TasteTrades, a new website launched by local mom (and former producer) Anna Robertson, aims to take the frustration out of dinner planning. Robertson was tired of repeating the same meals each week, but didn’t have the …
Little Foodie Club baby food delivery aims to help parents avoid raising picky eaters. Founded by food writer and local mom Kerstin Kuhn, the concept was born out of Kuhn’s desire to pass her own love of food onto her d…
Collab & Play, a new co-working space designed just for parents, recently opened in Glendale. Co-founder and local Mom Silvana Toledo wanted to create a resource for parents looking to transition out of the corporate wo…
The new Arroyo Adventure at Kidspace features eight new experiences that encourage littles to connect with nature. The giant Hawk’s Nest — a stunning wood structure situated above the tree line for optimal views — is th…
It may not be super easy to get a table at Au Fudge, Jessica Biel's joint restaurant venture, which just opened on Melrose in WeHo. But when you can get in, it’s truly worth it. The sophisticated yet kid-friendly eatery…
Created by Weelicious founder Catherine McCord, former marketing executive Jenna Stein, and restauranteur Chris Heyman, One Potato does the meal planning, ingredient shopping, and (some of) the prep work for you, three …
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 handc…
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 …
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 fo…
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 me…
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 Koo…
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, t…
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 characte…
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 han…
Beaming offers delish smoothies for moms-to-be
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 …