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My favorite tradition: matching Christmas pajamas

Use black and white photo filters to make Christmas pajamas match

While I can’t always remember what Santa Claus does from year to year, I always remember my favorite family tradition to purchase matching pajamas for my children that they open on Christmas Eve.  For sizes from toddler to tween, check out these candy-cane striped Santa pajamas (also for mom! Am I too excited?) for prices from […]

9 cool new baby and kid products I saw at ABC Kids Expo 2015

Karen — who has written numerous posts here and who has her own site Off the Meathook — and I spent the past two days walking the enormous floor of the annual ABC Kids Expo, where folks in the baby industry show off their products to potential buyers and media. Karen even spent some time laying on […]

Deals on Olaf, Anna, and Elsa: FROZEN costumes for kids


I know it’s early for Halloween, but many of these have been marked down, and I don’t think there’s any reason to wait. Why should kids only wear their costumes once per year? Kids Character Jackets – 2 Styles! – $14.99 Retail Price: $49.99 You Save: $35.00 Who doesn’t want to be Elsa every day? […]

Toys that get serious play year after year

kid craft rocket dollhouse for boys or girls

This post contains affiliate links. As a young toddler, Holden always had one eye on Julian’s garbage truck toy. Whenever we went for a playdate, he’d seek out this same toy. Each time a birthday or holiday rolled around, he’d ask for his very own garbage truck. I don’t know why I resisted so long (oh yeah […]