7 Ways toWrap Your Familyin Love

Valentine’s Day will be here soon, and I love the idea of giving a gift that will last longer than flowers, candies, or even stuffed animals. I think that sweet and cozy blankets would be the perfect gift that can warm the hearts (and bodies) of those you love the most for years to come. Here are 7 blankets that I found fitting for gifting your children. The Pattern Party Baby Quilt for Land of Nod was designed by the talented Joy Cho. We featured her exclusive FEED diaper bag print recently, she has a collection out at Target featuring […] Continue reading →

ColourCheck: Proof, Johan Flodin

IKEA has recalled 169,000 of their VYSSA style crib mattresses with the following five model names: VACKERT, VINKA, SPELEVINK, SLÖA and SLUMMER. The involved mattresses were manufactured on May 4, 2014 or earlier. An identification label attached to the mattress cover has the date of manufacture in Month-DD-YYYY format and the VYSSA model name. A gap between the mattress and crib ends larger than two finger width is an indication of the defective mattress. The firm has received two reports of infants becoming entrapped between the mattress and an end of the crib. The children were removed from the gap […] Continue reading →


Have you all been following the ABC Kids Expo coverage online the past few days? Stay tuned, because there are a lot of great new products being announced this year, and one of the stand-outs on my list is the recent news from aden + anais. Today aden + anais announced the launch of their new luxurious merino wool collection. They have paired with The Woolmark Company for gorgeous blankets made with the signature muslin weave and the incredible comfort of merino wool. Aden + Anais have stepped up their branding in a major way with the quality of this […] Continue reading →

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If you’re on Pinterest you know how addicting the social network is. Gorgeous photos, amazing tips, brilliant ideas, mouth watering photos – it’s a gold mine! Tonight I’ll be sharing some of my favourite decor picks design inspiration from Munire Furniture and Baby Cache during a Pin Party hosted by Project Nursery. If you’re on Pinterest, we’d love if you would share your own favourite picks with us. We will start pinning at 6pm PDT / 9pm EDT for a full hour. The event will feature special guest pinners from Fawn Over Baby, Spearmint Baby, A Lovely Lark, mollieQUINN and J and J Design Group Log […] Continue reading →

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With Baby #3 on the way, I’ve been scouring Etsy and other handmade shops to find the perfect art prints for baby girl’s nursery. There are so many amazing shops out there, offering everything from watercolor and screen prints to letterpress and printables. Here are 6 great Etsy shops for adorable nursery art prints…   The adorable little lamb art print on your left is from Gingiber. Gingiber offers adorable animal prints – perfect for a girl or boy’s room. In the middle you have a modern Twinkle Twinkle, Little Star print is from Hello Friday Designs. They offer mod […] Continue reading →

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When my daughter was born (nearly five years ago!) I’m fairly certain the first photos of her that I shared were simply her and I in our bedroom. Her looking just lovely and my face tired but insanely happy. However, I’ve always adored the unique birth announcement photos that I’ve spied via some of my favourite blogs, so today I wanted to share a few that I think are really sweet! Yawn! This guys doesn’t care about anything but his cozy blanket, but this image is amazing! Thank you to Jagger’s parents for making this happen! Spotted over at Alphabet […] Continue reading →

kate spade gifts

Kate Spade designs some of the cutest accessories and fashions for women, her styles quirky and whimsical. We’ve featured many of her products on Child Mode including some of her infamous diaper bag. Today, we’re showcasing their baby line with some adorable gift ideas for your little one. A regular fork and spoon will not do because everyone knows they have personality. I vote for all spoons and forks to have faces. Who’s with me? Available through She doesn’t put some flowers on a plate and call it a day, no, Kate Spade goes over and above adding cutesy […] Continue reading →