{Product Review + Artist Spotlight} Your Toy Portrait

ilissaLocal Peeps, Mom's Corner, Nursery Design, Product Review, Toddler Needs

Local mom & artist Jennifer Maher started her business, Your Toy Portrait, in 2009. Since it’s launch she has painted for the likes of Heather Armstrong (of Dooce.com) and even Bethenny Frankel! Your Toy Portrait takes a photograph that you send them of your or your child’s favorite toy and transforms it into a timeless piece of art, sure to … Read More

{Design Board} Shared Camping Nursery

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A friend recently asked me if I had any ideas for a shared bedroom between her children. They range in age from unborn to age 4, 3 boys and a girl. I came up with a camping theme. Here’s some inspiration for you! 1 Monaco II Glider, $698, Rosenberry Rooms 2 Fred – Cardboard Moose Trophy, $51, Cardboard Safari 3 Personalized Kids Adirondack Chairs, $59, Pottery … Read More

{Design Boards} Moroccan Girls Nursery

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Here’s a funky, Moroccan inspired design scheme for a baby girl’s nursery. 1 Paint Color SW 6840 Exhuberant Pink, Sherwin Williams 2 Marlowe Dresser + Marlowe Dresser Topper {in distressed slate}, Restoration Hardware, $949     dresser, $159 dresser topper. 3 Bazaar Crib Bedding, Land of Nod, crib set $129 4 Joya Rocker {white fabric with walnut base}, Monte, $995 5 Marlowe Panel Crib … Read More