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American Made Toys that Go Vroom (and Choo Choo)

My toddler’s biggest priorities are pretty simple: cars, cars and more cars. “Red” and “white” are frequently called out if either car has been misplaced. Trains will also do, especially train tables! We’ve scoured the Sacramento area for train tables, hitting up every Thomas the Train treasure trove, from our local library to the famed… Continue reading American Made Toys that Go Vroom (and Choo Choo)

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Mama Maker: Kristen from Color Cloud Mill

Up the north coast of California in a breezy seaside village lives an unflappable mompreneur who’s just as sweet and authentic as the namesake of her American made organic cotton clothing line, Color Cloud Mill. Kristen makes thoughtful choices for her brand, whether it’s the name inspired by the nickname her son gives to sunrises… Continue reading Mama Maker: Kristen from Color Cloud Mill

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Whale Toddler Tshirt

You know that comfy go-to tshirt that just works? That’s how we feel about this cute graphic whale tee from Colette Kids. It’s made in the USA from fine jersey organic cotton. If you’re not nautically obsessed, don’t fret. You can choose from a whole menagerie of animals: Assorted Unisex Toddler Animal T-Shirt (Whale, Chicken,… Continue reading Whale Toddler Tshirt

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Mama Maker: Whitney from SproutFit

As new mamas know all too well, babies basically live in onesies and leggings for the first 6 months of their life. Whitney of SproutFit wants to extend the life of this starter set of nostalgia-inducing clothes through the first year (and beyond). She’s producing organic American made baby clothes that your little ones won’t… Continue reading Mama Maker: Whitney from SproutFit

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Mama Maker: Diana from Wil + Frida

I wanna be a Wil + Frida baby when I grow up. Dressed in beautiful bohemian, organic cotton crop tops and ruffled bloomers, these mini models are festival ready and an Instagrammer’s dream. Behind the fashion forward baby and toddler attire is an inspiring story of women helping women. Wil + Frida founder Diana has… Continue reading Mama Maker: Diana from Wil + Frida

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Designing Better Baby Products

When moms and dads design baby products together, you get the best of both worlds: intuition to create better products for their own children, and determination to bring their innovation to families around the world. This is especially the case at Nenu Family where two sets of parents set out to create well made, well… Continue reading Designing Better Baby Products