Web Coolness – Discount baby clothes, weekend fun, and homemade storage solutions

French designer baby clothesHere are some things we’ve liked reading around the web this week. We hope you will too.

On Momformation, we’ve got 3 tips for scoring designer kids clothes at deep discounts.

Kristen also shares great alternatives to nursing cover-ups that you can wear long after the baby’s onto juice boxes and diet soda. (Kidding!)

This weekend is the Great Backyard Birdcount – super cool. (via david wescott)

12 kid-friendly facts to share for Black History Month. Really fun list!

A simply awesome homemade storage solution for all those dress-up clothes at Parenthacks.

A sensible post on Naturally Educational about systems that promise to make babies read. Keyword: snake oil.

We love this recipe for mini frozen lemon tarts on One Hungry Mama.

Want to know what a $1200 white blouse looks like? Guest editor Kate Betts is featuring one on Shoparolic today.

On the Motherlode, Lisa Belkin takes on Billy Ray Cyrus’ parenting confessional, and asks about child stars who survive fame. We imagine they’re hard to name – because they’re not famous any more.

Cool Mom Staff

We spend our time looking for cool stuff so you don't have to. Hope this one fits the bill.


  • Reply February 18, 2011

    One Hungry Mama

    thank you for the shout out. (and watch out: they are addictive!)

  • Reply February 19, 2011

    jean comeau

    We buy clothes for baby and hold and behold, there is no more room to store them. All the tips on storage for baby clothes are of great help.

  • Reply February 22, 2011


    Thanks for sharing my post on this great list! Love the ParentHacks post, too.

  • Reply February 24, 2011

    the listener

    Okay. Here is a great little book for new parents. It is called “Your New Baby’s Instruction Book” and covers the all important first year of life. It has all the stuff new parents want/need to know without being overwhelming.

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