blossom coasters from Elsewares are right up my alley. Handpressed on heavy-duty absorbent beverage board that doesn’t run when wet, they strike that essential balance of practicality and style. At $10 for eight coasters, they’ll brighten up your living room without breaking the bank. And no one gets hurt if they happen to get flung around by a toddler–or more likely, chewed on. -KristenThere were a few precious pieces of furniture we sacrificed after having kids, but our gorgeous coffee table? No way. Since the prospect of rings on my beloved table makes me shiver, I’m always on the lookout for cool coasters. These beautiful
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Hi! We’re Kristen + Liz!
We started Cool Mom Picks in 2006 to help make life cooler, easier, more organized, more meaningful, and more fun for parents of all kinds.
Trivia: It was called Cool Mom Sh*t for the first two days. (Yeah, we rethought that.)
We had no idea our site would grow to become a major lifestyle network, that we'd end up sharing our finds with the TODAY Show and Martha Stewart, that we'd be able to make a real difference for so many small businesses and women-run companies, or that we'd end up with an incredible community of the coolest readers on the planet. (If we do say so ourselves).
But we did.
And we still love what we do every single day.
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