Parties + Gifts

2013 Buzz Guide: Birthday Parties
The true special-ness of a birthday party is in the details. To that end, we’ve asked Sweets Stylist and all-around party pro Amy Atlas for a glimpse of the coolest Read more.
How to Host a Gender Reveal Party
Search for “gender reveal” on YouTube and you’ll find nearly 2,000 clips of expecting couples announcing the sex of their babies to friends and family. Looks like the trend is Read more.
The Quintessential Birthday Hat
It’s kind of surprising how much crap you’ll find if you browse online for first birthday party supplies. So we were totally floored to discover Gaddie and Tood’s old school Read more.
Party Like It’s 2012
We asked Elizabeth Demers of Bump Smitten to pick some fresh and fabulous (yet doable) shower trends. Here’s what she’s loving right now. Read more.
It’s A Girl!
Last week we shared our favorite gifts for newborn boys. Herewith, ten ooh- and aah-worthy presents for baby girls. Read more.
It’s A Boy!
There’s been a lot of fuss about gender stereotyping lately, but the truth is that most of the really fun baby gifts out there skew boy or girl. With that Read more.
2012 Buzz Guide
Welcome to 2012. Now that the revelry is over, it’s time to prepare ourselves for the next 365 days of adventures in parenting. To that end, check out what our Read more.
2012 Buzz Guide: Parties
Sweets Stylist and talented event pro Amy Atlas explains what’s hot on the birthday party circuit for 2012. Read more.
2011 Holiday Gift Guide
—Photo by JellyBean PicturesWe thought about doing a gift guide for everyone on your list, but then decided it’s the kids’ gifts that are the most fun. With that in Read more.
2011 Summer Survival Guide
With Memorial Day behind us, summer is [unofficially] in full swing. (Woot! Woot!) But before you stock up on sunblock and sand toys, check out these indispensable bits of advice Read more.
2011 Summer Survival Guide: Amy Atlas
With Memorial Day behind us, summer is [unofficially] in full swing. (Woo-hoo!) But before you stock up on sunblock and sand toys, check out these indispensable bits of advice from Read more.
Good Times
It’s not easy to host a cool baby shower. By nature, they’re the antithesis of cool. That said, there are better ways to entertain guests than with “Pin the Sperm Read more.