Category: Kid Trends

Top 6 Reasons Children Dislike Their Underwear

One Big Pair of UNDERWEAR

When moms ask their children why they don’t want to wear their underwear, they hear the same responses as other moms around the US. “It doesn’t fit” or “It isn’t comfortable.” From parents searching for organic underwear in Los Angeles to grandmothers in Miami shopping for organic cotton underwear for their loved ones, the consensusRead more »

Dress Your Daughter in Summer Style with Comfortable Under Shorts

Lucky & Me Jada Bike Shorts for Girls

It’s that time of year when all we can do is dream of sunny days and fill our minds with warm thoughts. As you determine what pieces to add to your child’s closet for summer, consider adding stylish under shorts to the mix. The latest kids’ fashion trends for spring/summer 2015 include plenty of dresses and layered ensembles. FromRead more »

Does Your Child Hate Wearing Underwear? Let’s Solve Your Dilemma

Reasons to Choose Underwear

When it comes to wearing underwear, some kids simply don’t want to do it. Chemically-dyed fabrics cause underwear to be scratchy and rough on their skin, while itchy labels and too-tight elastics make undies super uncomfortable to wear. Parents all over the US from San Francisco to NYC are at their wits’ end. While buyingRead more »

Holiday Shopping

I love Christmas. Yes, it’s a really busy time of year. There’s lots to do and not enough time to do it. But I enjoy the decorating and usually try to start the process right after Thanksgiving. This is partly because that’s when I have the time to start thinking about it, and also becauseRead more »

Halloween Update– Keeping a Pop Star Warm

I’m happy to report that a costume decision has been made and executed! Our girl will be a pop star for Halloween and the main costume has already arrived. What I learned when shopping on Amazon for just the right pop star look, is that there are many different versions, and each comes with onlyRead more »

Halloween Decisions

My husband says Halloween is the best holiday. You don’t have to buy any gifts and everyone has fun. But I find that Halloween is very complicated– at least with a child in the house. Other holidays fall into one of two categories: Either they are religious, and have rituals which define the day andRead more »

Layering Starts with Underwear

It’s only September and this morning, the temperature was 39! As I woke up my daughter, I reminded her it would be cold today and that she should dress warmly. “I know,” she said, as she wiped the sleepiness from her eyes. She jumped in the shower while I heated up some leftovers for herRead more »

Frozen Revisited

Regular readers of this blog will know that I’ve written about the movie Frozen twice. In my first post about this phenomenally successful Disney movie, I talked about its powerful message of two sisters who love and protect each other. A week later, I wrote about Frozen’s influence on boys. Now Mayim Bialik, actress (Blossom, Big Bang Theory),Read more »