Plastic Baggies Are So 2007.

Any City, USA. Move over, Ziploc: Lunch Skins are way freaking cooler. The reusable fabric lunch and snack baggies are moisture-proof, grease-proof, and—get this—dishwasher safe. Genius. $8.95 at

Any City, USA. Since former denim snobs are hoarding Gap's new Premium jeans, the Children's Place has smartly introduced a new line of "premium denim" for kids. Ripped jeans, tye-dye jeans, skinny jeans—all the trendy cuts and embell…

Christmas in August: Weird, But Fun.

Dallas. Disney's A Christmas Carol, starring Jim Carrey, hits theaters on November 9th. The movie's interactive train is currently touring U.S. cities, from L.A. to NYC. Next stop: Dallas (Aug 18 + 19). For details, visit

Europeans Have Nice Things, Too.

Any City, USA. A Danish friend gave us the sweetest little felt playhouse as a gift. Apparently they're super popular across the pond, and we've been searching for something similar in the U.S ever since. Found it! The felt playhouse …

Any City, USA. The new Sandwich Cutters from Williams-Sonoma (in dinosaur and heart shapes) are deeper than regular cookie cutters and rimmed in soft plastic so kids can help press out sandwiches without killing their hands. They come…