Spring Craft: Paper Daffodils

Posted on April 23rd, 2015 by Lennore Merz

Daffodilfinal

Happy Spring everyone! What a wonderful time of year it is. Here in sunny California, our daffodils are blooming! I came across this great craft idea and decided to take on the task with my daughter, Violet, who loves crafts.

I like how this craft project is easy enough to do with a toddler since it requires only a few items and it’s fast.  It took us only 20 minutes to make enough pretty paper flowers to fill up a small vase. These daffodils really make a nice, colorful statement when added to a vase and placed around the house.

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Le Top Darling of the Week: Frances

Posted on April 21st, 2015 by Iliana

Frances

Looking as sweet as a daisy, our Darling of the Week is 12-week-old Frances! Frances has a happy and cheeky personality and loves having her feet tickled.

Some of her favorite activities include swimming and ‘Sing Song Time’. We are told she has taken one of her favorite activities, swimming, to the next level — mom shared with us that she can swim under water! She’ll be on her way to the Olympics in no time! Read more on “Le Top Darling of the Week: Frances” »

Earth Day Activities for Tots

Posted on April 15th, 2015 by Lennore Merz

Violet showing her Earth Day art, while wearing her Eat Your Veggies Radish Dress.

Earth Day is almost here! Earth Day is our annual reminder to honor, appreciate and cherish the endless wonders of our planet. It is a great opportunity to teach your toddler about different ways that he can respect and protect Mother Earth. Start by going to the library and checking out some fun children’s books about Earth Day. Finding picture books with good photos will help to provide a visual of what Earth Day is all about. Explain to your child how we can help make the world a better place by making little changes to our lives.

Here are a few ideas for instilling appreciation for the planet and for modeling earth-friendly habits in the daily lives of our families:

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Le Top Darling of the Week: Huntley

Posted on April 13th, 2015 by Iliana

A Home with Walls

Huntley in Le Top’s ‘Pocket Full of Posies’ Dress

Meet our sweet, silly, and almost 15-month-old Darling of the Week, Huntley! Huntley has a bubbly personality and is super fun and full of energy. We are told she is a natural in the water so mom and dad like to call her their little seahorse. Hence two of her favorite activities: swimming and going to the beach! Read more on “Le Top Darling of the Week: Huntley” »