Nadia Carriere is a mom to two girls and a baby boy, a writer and the publisher of Child Mode. As a lover of style and fashion, Nadia found her ‘niche’ and love of children’s clothing while searching for quality items for her family.


There’s a new trend in town and I’m obsessed with it. No really, I’m completely head over HEELS in love with this new look! Flash Tattoos is a new company that has designed temporary tattoos that are jewelry inspired, offering a metallic look that is extremely glamorous and oh so chic! You can create necklace, bracelet or anklet designs using one of the many different options included in each set. Some of these collections are tribal inspired, others have more of a jewelry feel to them and some have some incredible Indian inspired designs that I’m drooling over. Each set […] Continue reading →

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Livie & Luca have recalled 5,600 of their children’s shoes including two styles: Carta and Cotton. The Carta style Mary Jane shoes are canvas, solid color shoes stitched to a tan sole with a fabric strap and a brown wooden button. The Carta shoes are blue, fuchsia or gray. The Cotton style Mary Jane canvas shoes have a stitched tan rubber sole and a colored fabric strap with a dandelion printed on a pink square button and a gingham or polka-dot cotton interior lining. The cotton shoes are yellow, green or red. Both the Carta and the Cotton style shoes […] Continue reading →

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Last night while getting my girl’s stuff ready for back-to-school, I noticed a package that I had yet to open from J.Crew. After opening it up, I was incredibly surprised to see a Herschel Backpack in the most gorgeous blue and cream print. Unbeknownst to me, Crewcuts (the kids version of J.Crew) has their own exclusive line with Herschel! In case you aren’t familiar with the brand, it’s a very popular bag line that produces some of the best bags around. They last forever! Inside the bag were some additional goodies including this “LOVE” necklace from Crewcuts. It’s the perfect […] Continue reading →

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Celebrity entertainer Nick Cannon has apparently penned and illustrated a children’s book! Who knew?! In March 2015, “Neon Aliens Ate My Homework and Other Poems” will debut. This book cover sa diverse range of kid-friendly topics including funny, silly, gross, heartwarming, as well as serious poems, and will also include a number of illustrations created by Cannon himself. Additionally, the book for kids ages 7 and up will feature black-and-white illustrations by street artists whose works have been shown around the world including Art Mobb (aka Michael Farhat), Califawnia (aka Fawn Arthur), Captain Kris (aka Kristian Douglas), Morf (aka Jack Fish), Queen Andrea(aka Andrea von Bujdoss), MAST, and Mike P.  The inspiration behind this book came from […] Continue reading →


It’s always fun to see what kind of products celebrities fancy. I’m always curious ;). Last week (August 28th) during the “Back to School/Christmas in August” event hosted by Good Carma Studio, GG Benitez PR and On Air Host Sadie Murray  at The London Hotel in West Hollywood, celebs checked out the latest and greatest in holiday gift items and back to school products.  This event was sponsored by Mabel’s Labels, and Play-Doh, featuring an organic food spread from PALETA, with their Signature Potables & Juices, showcasing their kids lunch meals and family meal plans.     Just a few of the celebrities in […] Continue reading →

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If you’ve ever wanted to play with hair extensions, but didn’t have the nerve (or the money) to go through the entire procedure, Secret Extensions are a fabulous option! No clips or glue is necessary with these incredibly realistic hair pieces. My  hair is already the same length as the extensions, so I used them to add additional body and volume to my own hair.  “Each Secret Extensions piece is guaranteed to perfectly blend into your hair, or your money back!”   Secret Extensions sent me several different shades that match with my hair colour, and they ALL worked beautifully! After […] Continue reading →


The funniest thing happened to me and made me realize just how small this world really is. While scrolling through my favourite Instagram account of all time Rachel Brathen, the infamous@Yoga_Girl, I somehow put two and two together and realized that her mother was the founder of Tröstisar, a Swedish company that makes Cuddly Bandages, a product that I was first introduced to at the ABC Kids Expo in Las Vegas last year. It’s so strange how two worlds collide when you least expect it! In addition to my love for children’s products, I share my passion for health and […] Continue reading →