Accessories · Gear

Mama Maker: Sarah from Piperoos

This is the first post in a new series that profiles the “mama makers” behind American made baby brands. If you’re interested in being featured, contact me. When I spoke with Sarah, co-founder of Piperoos, she was navigating the kind of day that any of us working mamas are all too familiar with. Work meetings,… Continue reading Mama Maker: Sarah from Piperoos

Accessories · Furniture

Wooden Whale Crate

I’ve been rooting for Bannor Toys for two years now. When I was in the thick of my nautical nursery obsession, their wood whale toy box came into my life. Despite it being on back order, it was worth waiting for! A smaller version is now available on Amazon: Whale Mini Crate Toy Box Storage… Continue reading Wooden Whale Crate

Accessories · Clothing · Shoes

Washable Shoes

Two words that are more unique as a pair than one would think. Add American made, and it’s the holy grail in my book. CLAMFEET are adorable, soft soled baby & toddler shoes made in Los Angeles with eco-friendly materials that are soft for baby yet durable enough for the washer and dryer.  They’re also… Continue reading Washable Shoes

Bath · Gear · Play · Toys

Founder Stories

Part of the reason why I’m so passionate about American made baby brands is because I love founder stories. I’m married to a serial entrepreneur, I’ve worked with startups for years and regularly tune in to podcasts like How I Built This. It’s also why I’m excited to share Founder Goods with you. In addition… Continue reading Founder Stories

Furniture · Play · Toys

Personalized Puzzle Stool

Grandparents give the best gifts! This wooden name puzzle doubles as a step stool, but for now is just the right height for a toddler table. As if that wasn’t enough, I flipped it over to see the mark of Damhorst Toys, a company that’s been making personalized puzzle stools in Southern California since the… Continue reading Personalized Puzzle Stool

Babyproofing

Outlets Be Gone

I recently burned through two packs of outlet covers, which haven’t sufficiently outsmarted my toddler. So before purchasing a third, I decided to expand my search a bit. I was happy to find a more effective, arguably more attractive and definitely more conspicuous option that’s made in the USA to boot: The COVERPLUG 2-Pack Paintable… Continue reading Outlets Be Gone

Feeding

Stepping Up to the Plate

Mealtime is an adventure when toddler hands get involved, so here’s a perfect plate for divvying up finger food whose eventual fate is on the floor. Re-Play Made In USA 3pk Divided Plates with Deep Sides for Easy Baby, Toddler, Child Feeding – Sky Blue, Aqua & Green (Under The Sea) I’ve become a fan… Continue reading Stepping Up to the Plate