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Jul19
Burning Daylight: Mixing It Up Edition (homemade: bubbles, playdough, sidewalk chalk)

Burning Daylight: Mixing It Up Edition (homemade: bubbles, playdough, sidewalk chalk)

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We spent a lot of time mixing this week. First we made bubbles. This particular recipe calls for glycerin which is “commonly available at drugstores”. Not at my drugstore but after furtively browsing the laxative aisle I remembered baby laxatives are often glycerin suppositories. I’m not going to lie and tell you I didn’t feel […]

Jul18
Big Progress: Additional Food Cos. Limit Ads to Kids

Big Progress: Additional Food Cos. Limit Ads to Kids

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Last month I wrote about Kellogg’s limiting its advertising to kids under 12 to only foods that meet a new nutritional criteria. Well, more than a bunch of new companies have joined them: McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, Mars, Hershey Foods, Unilever, Campbell, General Mills, Hershey, Kraft, and Pepsi. Instead these major food companies will shift their ad […]

Jul18
Hold Me Closer, Tiny Makeup

Hold Me Closer, Tiny Makeup

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Dear Amalah, I bought a slew of lovely makeup for my wedding — Laura Mercier, across the boards, on the advice of my friend the makeup artist. Thing is, I got married in 2001. I need to throw it all out, right? Ok, ok, that’s not really my question. I know it all has to […]

Jul17

Homemade Playdough: Burning Daylight– Going back to mixing up fun.

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This week we’re going to go back to an older series of activities I shared with the intent of actually completing them and then, my good intentions were lost somewhere in the beginning of July. Remember a few weeks ago I shared recipes for bubbles, play dough and sidewalk paint and chalk? This is the […]

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Jul17
Discovery: Bical Shoes

Discovery: Bical Shoes

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Check these out. I visit my sister’s children’s boutique, Ola Baby, at least once a month. It’s based in Brooklyn in the neighborhood where we grew up and the majority of my family still lives. She has a great eye and is constantly scouring the trade shows and such for merchandise to sell. I walked […]

Jul16
Discovery: Soap on a Rope

Discovery: Soap on a Rope

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Found at Conran’s or online at Whimsical. I prayed for Melissa this morning while in the shower. Yes, the multitasker that I am could not resist.

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