Jan 5

If there is one thing that is certain, kids love to play!  Why not give them a little more space to play in your home, maybe an indoor swing or a fun bed canopy?  If you’re looking for some great ideas, check out Real Simple’s playful decorating ideas.


Dec 6

Are you expecting a new baby or re-doing your nursery? If so, you might want to check out these nursery planning tools from the website, The Cradle. They includes lists for items you might need, green options, information, and expert advice.


Nov 16

A child’s nursery or bedroom should be a happy, warm, and inviting place. One way to be sure of this is to incorporate the color yellow. Check out these ten sunny nursery ideas from OhDeeDoh and get inspired to warm up your own child’s place in your home.


Oct 5

Fall is in the air. The weather is cooler and football season is in full swing. Apples are at their ripest and the kids are back in school. Fall also seems to be a time for crafts and being creative. What better to decorate the house with than a fun, homemade project?  Check out this list of 22 Crafts to Celebrate Autumn. You’re sure to find something your family can do and who knows, you might just knock a few Christmas gifts off your list.


Oct 1

Thinking about redecorating your nursery or child’s bedroom?  Martha Stewart Living’s Kevin Sharkey gives some kids’ room makeover tips that you won’t want to miss. From decorating with books to using your kids’ own artwork, there are some great tips here.


Sep 30

Fall is in full swing and it can be one of the most fun seasons for decorating, because there are so many great ideas. For example, you might want to try one of these 20 fall wreath ideas that you can make yourself. These aren’t your grandma’s door wreaths; they feature some very unique ideas, and best of all, the whole family can help make them.


Aug 22

When your child’s birthday rolls around, will you be baking them a birthday cake?  There are few better ways to express your creativity and make sure you get the cake exactly the way you want it than by making it yourself for your little one’s birthday, but let’s face it, not all of us are that great in the kitchen. Luckily, iVillage has put together a huge list of amazing birthday cakes and cupcakes for kids’ birthdays that are not very difficult to make, but they’ll look like you hired the most professional caterer. Animals, sports ideas and flowers are just a few of themes you’ll find in this neat list.


May 17

If you’re looking for a way to combine green living and create a nursery for your baby, there’s an app for that!  The new Peaceful Nursery App includes tips for decorating your baby’s bedroom, as well as tips for keeping your home healthy and “green.”  It even has checklists included, so you don’t forget a thing.


Apr 11

Have you ever seen a nursery that looks like it was plucked right out of a magazine and wished you could have the same for your own little one?  Well, now you can!  People.com’s Celebrity Baby Blog caught up with Mary Bauer, nursery designer to the stars, and got her to share some secrets on how you can set up a gorgeous room for your baby or toddler, with a small budget.


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