Meet Oliver Jeffers, the illustrator of one of our favorite books, “The Day the Crayons Quit”! Check out the video to get an inside look at Oliver’s process, passion and inspiration.
We think playdough is way more than just a ball of colored dough! In celebration of National Playdough Day, we’re sharing three of our favorite play dough recipes and ideas to give you even more reasons to love it.
Which playdough activity would your little one love? Share with us in the comments below, and view our Playdough Round Up for more great ideas!
The changing leaves and muted colors of fall are perfectly reflected in linen decor. From warm beige furniture to breezy bedding, linen is a great way to add classic style to your laid-back home.
Cozy linen pillows and sheets add a sophisticated touch to the bedroom. Here are a few of our favorites to try in your home:
Warm up the walls with linen art and pinboards. Whether you’re displaying a sweet sentiment or favorite photos, try these top picks:
Linen makes a chic statement for furniture. It adds soft, natural, hues while staying structured and elevated.
For more great trends, check out potterybarnkids.com.
Here’s a sweet holiday that you can celebrate guilt-free: National Chocolate Milkshake Day! With ingredients like frozen strawberries, bananas and coconut milk in place of ice cream, these frozen treats are healthier – and equally delicious.
Now that your little ones are back to school, make sure they’re all geared up for a year of fun team activities with these sporty essentials. Whether you’ve got a tiny rookie or a seasoned champ, your little athlete will be game ready with these picks!
Goal! Your little soccer star will be ready for a win at school and at practice with these gear favorites.
Hungry for a touchdown? Nourish that tiny first-string player with lunches and snacks fit for an athlete’s appetite.
Batter up! Hit it out of the park with a room inspired by the classic American game.
Shoot those hoops! Spend time with your little one practicing that winning shot with their very own hoop.
For more great sports-inspired ideas, visit potterybarnkids.com to shop now.
Written by Joel Henriques of Made by Joel for Building Blocks.
It’s always great to get kids outside for walks or hikes. To make it even more exciting, I like to have them pick out a few small toys for their backpacks. Then, every once and awhile during the hike, we stop for a few minutes, make a little scene with the toys, and take a photo.
These days, you can just use your camera phone – so it’s really easy. Plus, the activity is a nice incentive to keep them going. When the hike is finished, kids really love seeing how the photos turned out. As a bonus, you’ll also have some fun documentation of the outing.
There’s something so special and sweet about those first cuddles with your baby and a favorite plush animal. Today, to honor National Teddy Bear Day, we’re celebrating with a few of our favorite fluffy friends that are perfect for your tiny one.
Soft and cozy pieces are perfect for naptime. From a comforting plush bear to a hanging mobile, fill your little one’s nursery with teddy bear love.
Invite their teddy bear friends to playtime with a fun plush seat or play mat.
Surround them with all things soft, from a sweet bath wrap to a pair of fuzzy slippers.
For a tiny teddy bear fan, try a holiday keepsake they can love for years.
Happy National Teddy Bear Day! For more great nursery picks, visit potterybarnkids.com.
Fall is the perfect time to celebrate one of our favorite fruits: the apple. From a playful recipe to a graphic party favor, here are a few great ideas to have a bushel of fun!
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How will you celebrate Grandparents Day this weekend? Create new memories for grandma, grandpa and your little one with these three activities that everyone will enjoy.
1. Make a family recipe. If your little one has a favorite recipe from grandma or grandpa, this is the perfect time to create it together. For something new, try this classic Apple Pie from The Stir to make.
2. Do something creative. From a one-on-one portrait session to baking your own DIY Alphabet Magnets from Handmade Charlotte, crafting and creating keepsakes for each other is a pastime to be cherished.
3. Enjoy story time. Whether it’s reading grandma’s favorite childhood story or listening to grandpa tell exciting tall tales, build a new tradition of sharing stories as a way to bond with each other.