Knits for Kids: Knitwear by Kalinka & Misha and Puff

  When we celebrated Christmas while it was 15 degrees outside I almost thought that we would not have anything like winter this time. Of course, the cold hit us after the holidays. Hello winter, here you are. Now that I have to dress my son with I don’t know how many layers, I wished I…

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VEJA + DIAPERS & MILK LAUNCH EVENT

Last week I was invited to join the launch of the VEJA + Diapers & Milk ESPLAR LEATHER MARBLE collaboration at the Parisian Centre Commercial Kids Store. Hosted by Leia Sfez, the founder of the organic leggings label for kids Diapers & Milk (read more about it here), we could check out this new kids clothing store…

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Sweatpants Deluxe: Pom Berlin

In our family we love to spend our weekends wearing sweatpants. At first, we did that only on Sundays but we have extended the need of comfort to the whole weekend. It doesn’t matter whether this is due to us being tired or us being simply lazy; at the end the result is the same.…

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Lion of Leisure

Sometimes, there are kids clothes that look so cool that I wished that they exist for adults, too. That was as well the case when I discovered the Belgian brand Lion of Leisure at a pre-Christmas Pop-Up shops of The Cool Heads here in Amsterdam. When I saw these kids tees with hand printed animal prints and…

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Amsterdam with Kids: Blender Amsterdam (Kids Concepstore & Cafe)

A cafe and store dedicated to mothers and kids… this probaply would have been my nightmare before I became a mom. Thinking about all the noise, sticky food crumbs, and mothers talking with high voices to their children…this definitely would have given me creeps. Now, my child and I, we are the source for noise, sticky food crumps…

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Amsterdam Shopping: Big & Belg

  I live in Amsterdam Oost (East) and it is not a secret that I am big fan of this neighborhood. I love it here! However, when talking about shopping for the little ones I can’t neglect Amsterdam West as this area holds some pretty cool stores. For instance, there is Big & Belg. With…

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Beau LOves

When I discovered the brand Beau LOves, one meme came to my mind: “Aways be yourself, unless you can be batman. Then always be batman”. In my eyes, Beau LOves is the batman among kids and baby clothing or let’s put it this way: if batman was a kid he would wear Beau Loves. The designs, cuts…

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Amsterdam Shopping: Keet In Huis

There is a kids store in Amsterdam that is to me (well, the mama-me) what Tiffany’s is to Holly Golightly in my all time favorite movie Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Located in our neighborhood on the KNSM Eiland in the East of Amsterdam, Keet in Huis is a store that offers on two floors modern baby and kids…

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Amsterdam Shopping: Lemonade

It was a grey and rainy Thursday when I made my way through the neighborhood Watergraafsmeer in the East of Amsterdam. I was looking for a gift for a friend you just had her baby so I kept my eyes open for a baby clothing shop. How handy that a new boutique called Lemonade had opened its doors just…

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Quinn & Fox

I have curly hair. For those who speak natural curl language “type 3b/c” will ring a bell. For those who are not familiar with this jargon: it means that my hair is rather dry and needs lots of nourishing conditioner. It also means that in one day I never look the same. Usually, I wake…

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