Category Archives: Mommy Monday

1 EASY STEP TO AMP UP ANY LOOK

DAY DATE DARLINGS My family has had a very busy month or so, and haven’t had a lot of time to spend with friends. It’s easy for me to text or call them to say hey, but when it comes to my little Olive, it’s Read More →

CHILLY LAYERS FOR LITTLES: building a look in 2 easy steps

RED + BROWN? YES. I am a wardrobe stylist and often get asked for tips on putting a look together, and believe it or not, when it comes to styling little ones, the same rules apply! Here is an unlikely thrifted outfit on Read More →

THRIFTED TODDLER STYLE: FOXY FANTASTIC

How is your week going? With the wild political climate right now, I have been finding solace in the little happy things in life – like my daughter’s love of foxes, and her giddy smile when she runs around the playground helping her Read More →

GREAT & EASY KID GIFT IDEAS

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LITTLE FRIENDS + BOOKS Have a little one on your list and need something fun and interactive? Gift them a fun book (or three!), a cute matching little buddy and your time. Reading with kids is so good for them, and bonus – they get Read More →

PLAY RUG AND CARS: GREAT TODDLER GIFT!

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PLAYTIME: GO TO TOWN! Kid’s activity rugs are so much fun. I had been wanting one for our house for awhile, and came across this one at Thrift Town for $4.99! Just a quick cycle through the wash and hang dry overnight, and Read More →

POPULAR TODDLER CHARACTER GIFTS

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DOC McSTUFFINS GIFT SET For most adults, when receiving or giving a gift, it’s the thought that counts, but for toddlers, notsomuch. Little ones are unfiltered and get pretty attached to the characters in the cartoons they love. My daughter REALLY likes the show Read More →

TINY HOUSE, TINY PRICE, BIG FUN

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Staying Indoors: hello Tiny House! We’ve had a little bit of wet weather here in California (HOORAY!!) and with a busy busy toddler at home, staying indoors can get a little crazy sometimes. It helps being able to have a wide range of toys that Read More →

EASY DIY STRANGER THINGS COSTUMES

CRANK IT UP TO *ELEVEN* You may have heard about this little hit show called Stranger Things that took Netflix by storm earlier this year… I ended up binge-watching this rad show set in the 80’s along with the rest of America, and Read More →

HOW TO MAKE A CUTE DRESS FROM A THRIFTED SKIRT

Posted on by Kari | mommy-monday

Few things make me happier than taking something that wasn’t being useful or enjoyed and finding a way to make it awesome and exciting. Sometimes I find something while thrifting, and then am just not feeling it when I get home. This particular Read More →

FESTIVAL TODDLER LOOK: under $10 for playtime chic

It was an adventure-filled Sunday, and we needed to dress for all the different places we’d be visiting, starting with the Crocker Art Museum. We always find interesting little corners and places to explore that we’ve somehow never seen til that trip – Read More →