It’s that time of year: Holiday activities in the East Bay

Holiday outings and activities for East Bay families

Mountain View Cemetery Circle of Lights, Piedmont There are so many community events in celebration of the holiday season, we thought we’d make a list to help you narrow in on a few that sound best for your family. PiedmontCommunity Hall Tree Lighting on Wednesday December 3rd at 7pm sharp Holiday Stroll in Montclair on […]

Kid to kid toy exchange, what a great idea!

From Kid2Kid toy exchange in South Berkeley

We’re happy to introduce you to From Kid 2 Kid, a toy swapping service and part-time play space in the Lorin District of South Berkeley. Started by two local best-friend moms, Nina and Jessie, their mission is to prolong the lifecycle of toys by keeping useable ones out of landfills and in the hands of […]

Simple, creative Halloween costumes


Thanks to Berkeley mom Lisa Fontaine for contributing her creative DIY Halloween costume ideas. Anna Wintour photo: Oh Happy Day What little girl doesn’t love dressing up in Mama’s pearls and oversized sunglasses? My own daughter loves to flip through the pages of Vogue when it arrives each month and sits on our coffee table. […]