Travel-Friendly Skincare

I’m a light packer by nature, so this mini kit has long-earned its forever spot in my weekender bag. While small in size, a little bit goes a reallllllly long way, and the ultra rich formula is perfect for replenishing lost moisture while racking up those frequent flier miles. In two weeks time, you’ll be

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A Simpler Dinnertime

Of all the things we love to lament about the Internet, I owe my entire cooking history to the dotcom. With the click of a button, I can sift through hundreds of recipes from chefs, gardeners, food-lovers and everyday folks – each inspiring me to get a little messy (and a lot creative) in the

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Wash Your Face

While my daily cleansing-and-moisturizing routine is rarely more than a dollop of coconut oil, I’ve found myself reaching for this lavender-infused elixir for those early mornings/late nights where a bit of pampering is in order. It’s packed with only the good stuff – including argan, rosehip and tea tree – and while it’s not a

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Ethical and Affordable Kids’ Basics

Finding affordable sustainable kidswear can be a challenge. Finding affordable sustainable kidswear that’s also comfortable and gender-neutral? Get outta here. Until now. Stay at home mom Patricia created this comfy, neutral line for kids who like to play hard, get dirty and explore the world. Each item is sourced and locally made from deadstock in

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The Best $15 Toddler Shoe

Head’s up, cold weather mamas: I just sized up on my second pair of these high tops for little Scout. All winter long, they’ve been the perfect stand-ins for everyday boots (read: the handy side zipper means no more tugging, pulling or grunting) and – good news! – today they’re on sale. Here’s to those

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The Ultimate Travel Toy

Last week, I hopped a solo flight with the kids to visit my mother-in-law in Florida. We packed Bee’s knapsack with the usual supplies: a water bottle, travel coloring set, paperback book and – of course – dozens of snacks. But on a last minute whim, I grabbed this rubber band ball on my way

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A Kid-Friendly Journal ($11)

Ever wonder what’s going on inside your kid’s brain? Hand this over to your favorite budding memoirist and find out. With modern illustrations and a delightful design, Me introduces your kid to the beauty of documenting all things big (What would you bring to outer space?) and small (What would your band name be?) in

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Not-So Cold Feet

And so it goes: winter hits, the air is chilled, and you’re finding yourself in need of plush slippers to keep your feet warm, but not so warm that you’re tromping through the kitchen with sweat beads forming around your toes. Enter Chilote. Knitted with local wool from free range Patagonian sheep and upcycled salmon

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