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Parents on the First Day of (Home) School

We are all in this together…right?!

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Free Summer Fun: Tackle This NYC Scavenger Hunt For Kids

Seek and you shall find! Here’s a low-cost activity to get everyone off screens, out of the house & moving!

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This Spectacular New Harry Potter Edition Is Pure Magic

With brilliant full-color illustrations on nearly every page, this new edition also includes eight interactive special paper craft features.

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Amazon Now Offers Free Returns on Millions of Holiday Shopping Picks

Amazon wants to make the return process easier and more eco-friendly.

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There’s a T-Shirt That Smells Like Bacon & You Can Buy It Right Now

These scented t-shirts will have your mouth watering.

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How to Teach Kids to Write Based on Their Learning Preference

Providing children with multiple ways—kinesthetic, auditory, tactile, or visual—to practice writing letters can help them to be successful and also maintain their engagement in the learning process.

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This Toddler Took an Accidental Trip on an Airport Conveyor Belt

All it took was a split second for this two-year-old to ride away with the luggage.

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Abercrombie’s Gender Neutral Kids Clothing Line Has a New Celeb Designer

We can’t wait for this new clothing collab, with styles for any kid.

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Oopsy-Daisy: Utah Toddler Shredded $1,000 of Parents’ Cash Stash & OMG

Sometimes kids get into things they shouldn’t and make a mess…a very expensive mess.

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Kristen Bell Got All the Birthday Love from Her Kids in Sweet IG Post

Kristen Bell’s IG post shows off her birthday splendor from her kids.

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8 Super-Neat Factory Tours for Kids

For the curious in your bunch consider one of these nearby factory tours, where you can learn the ins-and-outs of everything from the chocolate bars to dollar bills.

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Minted’s Photo Op Service Produced Our Best Holiday Card Yet

Professional shoot, retouching, and design. Major seasonal stresser — solved!

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JetBlue Will Now Let You Board with Nothing but a Selfie

Check in at the gate with just your face.

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Need an Easy Activity? Try This DIY Table Runner!

Photo: CICO Books, Christopher Drake
 
Printed Table Runner from my newest book Annie Sloan Paints Everything

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This is probably one of the easiest projects in the book and fun to try out with kiddos!…

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6 Phone to Frame Photo Apps Perfect for Busy Families

Get those pictures off your phone and onto your walls with one of the easy-to-use apps we’ve found.

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10 Best Baby Photo Album Services for Remembering the First Year

Don’t let all your adorable snaps of the first year get lost in the digital abyss of your smart phone or laptop — try one of these effortless ways to turn your best shots into a beautiful, tangible photo album.

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Merry Mailing: 11 Sources For Baby’s First Holiday Card

From apps that let you create a card quickly from your phone while holding your sleeping baby to beautiful and budget-friendly sites, we found the best ways to make your Baby’s first holiday greeting.

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Shop, Create and Be Inspired at San Anselmo’s Neve & Hawk

At the this new playful yet perfectly-styled space, families can learn block printing, design and create their own tee shirts or simply shop a selection of quality kids brands.

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Tours That Don’t Bore: 9 Museum Tours Kids Love

If you thought that your kids would never be interested enough to stay engaged with a museum tour, you’re in luck. We’ve found nine museum tours that the whole family will love.

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Company Where Kids Design Their Own Clothes Is Becoming A Quick Sensation

Do you have a little fashionista with a creative streak? If so, mom Jaimee Newberry has your back. Jamie created ‘Picture This,’ a company that transforms children’s drawings into clothing they can wear. Genius, right?

Photo: Picture This
The process…

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The Big Reveal: Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

After four years of construction, the beloved museum has opened its new doors in downtown Berkeley and the new space promises creative programs bursting with fun for the whole family.

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And Now For Something Completely Different: NORY

Buh-bye boring classes, high costs and commitment. This new online service will help you discover uncommon experiences for your kids!

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Just Opened: Feather Baby

Buckhead’s newest baby boutique on the block has arrived. Read on to learn more about this locally-owned labor of love.

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A Kid-Friendly Metro Rail Guide for Rainy (or Snowy) Days

Bundle up and and make a bee-line for the nearest metro. We’ve rounded up the best dry spots to explore off of the Blue, Yellow and Orange lines.

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On Our Shelf: A New Book About Simple Craft Projects

While the crafty gene may have skipped you (after all, the last time you pulled out a glue stick was circa 1995), you can still learn a thing or two about creating personalized treasures thanks to “Little Owl’s Little Prints” by Christine Schmidt.

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One Cool Thing: Custom Photo Books Made Easy

When was the last time you put photos into an album? We’re not talking about Facebook or Instagram, but a physical photo album, which seems almost nonexistent nowadays. Not that we blame you – it’s a lot of work creating…

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Castle in the Air

1805 4th St
(between Hearst Ave & Virginia St)
Berkeley, CA 94710
For those who dare to dream, we’ve got just the place!  Castle in the Air is a shop that caters to the imagination with glittering wonders gathered from…

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Fun & Easy Kids Art Idea: Monoprints

When you have multiple children of varying ages, sometimes it’s hard to find an art
project that everyone will enjoy. If you opt for a simple art technique with an open-ended approach, children can adapt the project to their own…

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Can-did Art

Of course everything Little One creates is a masterpiece in your eyes, even all of those noodle necklaces. We know how precious a scribble can be and just how many of them can turn up when the little ones are…

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