Coming Next Month…the Very Merry Gift Guide

Happy October!  Not only are we gearing up for Halloween – yay! – but for the last month the BonBon Rose Girls, Baby Shopaholic and The Little Style File has been working on curating our best holiday gift guide yet and it debuts next month!  This year Baby Shopaholic is joining in the fun and we promise it will be better than ever.

holiday gift guide 2014

 If you have a business, big or small, we have tons of different ways you can be involved.  Space is limited so send an email to for details.  Until then you can check out gift guides from the last few years here, here and here.

12 Sneakers for Boys

sneakers for boys

We are still enjoying the warm summer like weather here in Chicago but we know that will be changing soon enough. That will mean we will have to pack away our sandals, flip flops and crocs and change them out for shoes that will keep little toes … [Continue reading]

Mani’s & Mimosa’s #perfectpairsweeps #miraclemani

mani's and mimosa's

I came home from a great ten year anniversary trip from NYC with my husband last Sunday. It was hard to adjust to my mommy duties. Luckily this Monday morning was a little more fun! I threw a Mani's & Mimosa party for a few of my mommy friends. … [Continue reading]

Funky Legs Draw Your Dream Tights Contest!

Honor Warren

We are thrilled to be a part of an amazing contest that our friends at Funky Legs are throwing! Funky Legs are known for their fun tights. Our kids are always looking for accessories that will make their outfit stand out, that is easily done with … [Continue reading]

10 Fab Fall Coats for Baby

fall baby jackets

Happy Fall!  The leaves are beginning to turn and a little chill is in the air.  Now is the perfect time to shop for fall jackets - the inventory is in and we're not freezing yet!  Today we're focusing on fall jackets for baby.  Here are our … [Continue reading]

5 Cool Ways to Reuse Old Baby Things

5 cool ways to reuse old baby things

Babies grow fast.  Super fast.  Things you couldn't live without last month now sit in a closet or basement collecting dust.  Not anymore!  Today we're showing you five cool ways to reuse old baby things.  Here we go!   1.  The Boppy … [Continue reading]

Baby Files: The Last Firsts

gymboree play and music

Thanks to Gymboree Play & Music for sponsoring today's post. Will is our last baby - sorry grandparents! - and we are soaking up every moment with him.  And in the back of my mind I'm clicking off the last firsts.  First smile, first laugh, … [Continue reading]

Mommy Style: Menswear & Mod Trends

Menswear fashion trend

I am absolutely loving the fall fashion trends this year- there are a number of fascinating textures, silhouettes, and prints that are uniquely edgy. Find the trend that works for you and your body type and flaunt it this fall! Trend Report: … [Continue reading]

Creative Hair Care for Back to School

hairstyles for girls

Thanks to SoCozy for sponsoring today's post.   For moms everywhere, back to school means back to rushing around like a crazy person trying to get everyone where they need to be before a tardy bell rings or a classroom door closes.  It's … [Continue reading]

Party Style: Spa Birthday Party

kids spa party at home

For her fifth birthday, my daughter, Madeline, wanted to be pampered.  After much deliberation, she decided on a Spa Party and it was a huge success!  Here's what we did... After searching for the perfect invitation and paper goods I decided to … [Continue reading]