Kids grow up too fast these days! Lotte Time Lapse: Birth to 12 years in 2 min. 45. from Frans Hofmeester on Vimeo. Filmmaker Frans Hofmeester filmed his daughter Lotte once a week from the day she was born until she turned 12 and turned the shots into this short film. Watch Lotte grow up… Read More »
The next installment from Irina Werning‘s project You may remember Werning’s photos circulating around the Internets last winter because the concept and execution were so lovely. She asked some people to help her recreate their old photos right down to the tiniest details. Now there’s another whole set of photos floating around and they’re just… Read More »
Catherine Romano blogs about crafty projects for kids and parents A few weeks ago, I created a Make It! post about letter writing for kids. The post got me thinking about my own letter writing. Email and text messages are efficient and almost effortless, but sitting down to write a special note takes time and… Read More »
News Round-Up April 26: Trendy Breastfeeding Photos, Bullies in the Nurse’s Office and Moms Getting All Political
What we’re reading today: 1. A mom writes into the Motherlode for some advice: How does she convince her father not to buy a Barbie for his grandaughter? Lisa Belkin went to Cinderella Ate My Daughter author Peggy Orenstein, who had a lot to say on the subject. 2. Both bullies and their victims spend… Read More »
Enjoy these photos of Passover seders and Easter dinners gone by Brace yourself for more grainy photos, horrible haircuts, precocious preschoolers and mucho amounts of manischewitz as we journey back in time to remember some awesome family holidays. Goodness, we love retro photos! Photos via rbaranblat, The Rocketeer, The Gifted Photographer, Valerie’s Family Geneaology, camiluna and… Read More »
Make a portrait within a portrait (within a portrait?) Who doesn’t love the show Modern Family? The ladies at Rookiemom.com had this amazing idea for making your own family “picture within a picture”, like the ones featured in the credits for Modern Family. Here’s how to do it: Step 1. Go somewhere that sells… Read More »
Don’t know if you happened to come across that “Women laughing alone with salad” meme on The Hairpin that went around this week? We died a little. We guess the rationale behind all these stock photos is to show how great it is to eat healthy? That you wouldn’t be having nearly as great a… Read More »
When Bunchlanders have lemons, they make lemonade. And when they have Snowmageddon, they build snow forts! This Postcard from Bunchland comes from liikennevalo via Flickr. Do you have a Postcard from Bunchland? Send photos of family fun to firstname.lastname@example.org or find us on Flickr.
Any East Coast Bunchlanders get caught in Snowmageddon? We’d love to hear your stories! This Postcard from Bunchland comes from Dan Nguyen NY via Flickr. Do you have a Postcard from Bunchland? Email your photos of family fun to email@example.com.
We had tons of fun hacking a gingerbread house kit at last night’s Bunchland HQ holiday party (photos coming soon)! We’re kind of gingerbread-obsessed around here these days. This Postcard from Bunchland comes from summerbl4ck via Flickr. Do you have a Postcard from Bunchland? Email your photos of family fun to firstname.lastname@example.org.
‘Tis the season to party down! This is how they do it in Guatemala. Who is going to be first to sit on Santa’s knee? This Postcard from Bunchland comes from ShutterSparks via Flickr. Do you have a Postcard from Bunchland? Email photos of family fun to email@example.com.
Anyone organizing a toy drive around this time of year? This is one of the most impressive toy donations mountains we’ve ever seen. This Postcard from Bunchland comes from Glench via Flickr. Do you have a Postcard from Bunchland? Send photos of family fun to firstname.lastname@example.org or join our group on Flickr.