Web Coolness: Powerful women, iPhone iOS7 problems, hilarious kids’ music parodies, and lots of freebies for kids

Here are some of our favorite links around the web this week. We hope you like them too. 

helen keller quote on the reconstructionists | cool mom picks

Don’t miss this Tumblr blog that’s celebrating remarkable women for a whole year.

Read this before you upgrade your iPhone: 7 big problems with iOS7

Finally, a toy store realizes that girls like trucks and boys like dolls too.

Did your kids look like this on the first day of school? Love the inspiration!

You’re not alone if you’re an adult wearing Rainbow Loom Bracelets. (And here’s a great roundup of Rainbow Loom how-to’s.)

 

amazing halloween cookies from not martha | cool mom picks

How insane are these homemade Halloween cookies

NYC parents: Visit the Artstar/Little Collector Pop Up Gallery in Soho Oct 2-7. Including a reading/book signing with William Wegman and more on Oct 2 from 6-8.

Telescope Magazine: A cool new free online magazine with a great mission, that we’re keeping our eyes on.

Beautiful post from a mother of a son with Autism

The new online issue of Moomah not only has these great free craft printables for kids, but all sorts of help for comic drawing including a free downloadable DIY superhero comic book template.

 

indie kids music covers parody by adam horne | cool mom picks

Dying over these awesome kids’ music covers by indie bands–that you can actually download. (We’re kinda grooving on “The Cure” version of Twinkle Twinkle.)

And a big congrats to one of our real favorite indie kids’ music artists, Lucky Diaz, and his Latin Grammy Nomination.

Pinterest Board of the Week: Wendy Mazursky’s Ladies Who Inspire Board which makes us want to learn more about every one of them. 

 

 

 

Cool Mom Staff

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