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There's really no excuse for owning basic blocks. With so many beautiful options, you can take your pick. Blockitecture by Areaware are a modern version of a timeless toy that challenges children's creativity and understanding of physical laws.
Esther is right. There aren't many options for cool, responsibly-made bath toys. Which is what makes it so easy to let them sit around getting gross, toss them, or avoid them all together (cue random kitchen tools). Plan Toys has three adorable water crafts to bring some fun to the tub.
Ever since Christmas, we have been making the most out of every cardboard box that came our way. Houses, dance studios, and swings for dolls are flowing! But this DIY takes the cake...or pie. Made By Joel has a fantastic tutorial for making a pizza oven set out of a box. I know what I'll be doing tomorrow.
Green Toys are a big hit in my home. They have a fresh crop of eco-friendly toys arriving soon. Animals on wheels, a train, a helicopter and a really neat place-anywhere cooktop round out the new arrivals. If you aren't already familiar with the toys that are made from 100% recycled plastic and encourage imaginative play, check 'em out!
I'll admit that my arts & crafts storage system isn't worthy of a pin. Two bins (hey, at least there are bins) stuffed to the gills with scrap paper, random markers, stickers and the like certainly isn't a pretty system. Apartment Therapy Family pulled together a list of awesome DIY (as well as a few to buy) craft storage...
My tiny teether and I love our Chewbeads necklace. This bracelet is an equally stylish and functional accessory for mom and baby. Made of FDA-approved silicone with no BPAs (or other harmful chemicals), these brightly colored beads will help ease those adorable, yet sore gums.
When it comes to baby baths, simplicity rules. I want something that's easy to use, easy to store and easy to keep grime-free. Angelcare Bath Support covers all three. Made from durable, soft touch material that's mold resistant and hygienic, the ergonomic bath support features an anti-slip guard on its base. The support rinses and drains easily after use...