Web Coolness: Important sunscreen news, what to do with bored kids this summer, and totally fun Orange is the New Black trivia

Washi Tape bicycle from Hema

Here are the links to what we’ve been reading around the Web this week. Hope you like them too.

 

Important sunscreen news: Why not to spray. (Also, our favorite non-toxic sunscreens.)

OITNB Junkies: A guide to all the books the women of Orange is the New Black are reading.

We’re proud supporters of this mom’s right to breastfeed somewhere people say she shouldn’t.

The best grilling and cooking apps for summer 

10 hotels to visit before you die. Probably not with the kids.

Wow, twins delivered holding hands at birth.

Confessions from our editor Kristen about really listening to your kids when their words hurt.

 

Upcycled Puzzle wall art by Baby Eco Chic

This beautiful DIY art project is made from your old puzzle pieces. Cool!

We’re so inspired by what our friend Katherine Stone and women around the country are doing tomorrow via Climb Out of The Darkness in support of postpartum mental health.

Belly Bandit launches a smart recycling program.

Our editor Liz has a laugh about sleepover parties for kids.

A visit to the Alexander Girard pop-up exhibition. Great pics.

Alvin Ailey fashion spread for Elle by photog Kathryn Wirsing
We’re so taken with this fashion spread featuring the Alvin Ailey dancers

Take a break, moms. It’s okay for your kids to be bored this summer.

Pinterest Board of the Week: We love all the handmade goods, party ideas and cool DIY projects at Myria Zaytoun’s The Makery board including the insane washi tape bicycle shown at top

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