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Representation Matters in Toys

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Representation Matters in Toys

Representation Matters in Toys Toys that look like your kids and the people your kids encounter on a daily basis are important. Racial diversity in toys can promote empathy, kindness, and increased self esteem for all kids who play with them. Here's a list of 23 shops that sell racially inclusive toys for children, brought to you by MouseLovesPig.com Natural hair dolls from Natural Girls United Simply beautiful dolls with a variety of handmade hairstyles. http://www.naturalgirlsunited.com/  STEAM subscription box from Brown Toy Box Learn about STEAM topics featuring black and brown characters and black and brown scientists. Boxes are available...

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Eco-Friendly Family Tips and Tricks

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Eco-Friendly Family Tips and Tricks

Eco-Friendly Family Gift Guide - Discover gifts for the greenie in your life. Products designed by moms who care, these non-toxic gifts, organic gifts for kids, and eco-friendly gifts for kids are here to help you buy less but better!

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Whimsical Playrooms That Grow With Your Kids

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Whimsical Playrooms That Grow With Your Kids

Choosing toys and decor for your kids' rooms is daunting. With so many choices and with kid interests changing so fast, it's hard to know what to choose that won't be quickly outgrown.  We've gathered together a few kid experts to give tips on how to choose toys and decor that will grow with your kids and allow you to buy less but better.   1 - Personalized toys that double as decor: It is always a bonus when gifts are multi-functional or have several uses. We love that our crayons can be used as decor in a room until...

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2018 Holiday Gift Guide

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2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Steal my Christmas gift shopping list! My family loves it when I find unique gifts from talented makers, and I'm sure your family will too. My kids especially love to learn about who made their gifts... taking the time to talk about the maker behind the handmade clothes or toys becomes part of our family gifting experience. If you'd like to start a new tradition of high quality gifts for kids and a connection to the person who made it, check out a few of these mama makers. - Mouse Loves Pig -White Loft -Asher + Olive -Beauty & Her Bow...

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