Now that school is in full swing, surprise your kids with these super fun supplies! They’ll have a blast writing, stamping, and clipping.
Available from Zoo52 on Etsy
Twice the lifting strength of a bar magnet, strong enough to hold your office papers, dish towel, shopping list, or family photo. ($14, Areaware)
Created by a mathematician out of his love and memory of the Scandinavian forest as seen through the lens of his degree in mathematics. ($35, Areaware)
A wooden calendar box to place on your desk or hang on the wall—the top panel slides out to reveal a hidden compartment for your spare keys or mementos. ($20, Kikkerland)
Robot Pencil Sharpener
A friendly face to sharpen all those dull-tipped pencils collected on your desk. ($14, Omoi Zakka Shop)
Live in the San Francisco area? Here’a a cool event you don’t want to miss! Chronicle Books is hosting a big party in partnership with the San Francisco Public Library this Sunday, Aug. 18th to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their children’s publishing program. There’s a great line up of author readings, including bestselling author Annie Barrows, plus activities and giveaways.
Here are the details…
We recently sat down for a chat with the fine folks at Gathered by Mollie Makes, a weekly craft magazine created exclusively for the iPad and iPhone. Each issue is filled with creative projects, interviews with designers and makers from across the globe, and videos to inspire you.
Check out the feature in the latest issue of Gathered by Mollie Makes, available now to download to your iPhone and iPad!
We are thrilled to be apart of the United Nations Foundation Shot@Life campaign. Every comment that is made on this article gives a child in a third world country vaccines they need to live a strong, healthy life. I’m a mother of five and I obviously adore children. The chance to give disadvantaged children a healthier life and the same opportunity at wellness as my own—I’m in!
Leave a comment if you have a moment, 1 comment = 1 vaccine!
It’s been a while since I added a really interesting blog to my blog roll, so I’m delighted to share a new favorite link with you today: Ukkonooa. As the name suggests, this is a foreign blog, written by Maija, a Finnish visual artist currently living in the UK.
Ukkonooa is fresh, simple and surprising. Look through the archives and you’ll find an inspiring collection of healthy recipes, fun upcycling/craft activities, handmade clothes (with links to tutorials), flea market finds, decorating tips, and much more.
Maija’s sweet daughter is one lucky little girl. Let me show you why…