HearthSong, Toys You’ll Feel Good About Giving…

Since its beginning in 1983, HearthSong has been committed to helping parents follow their instincts to provide their children with age-appropriate, wholesome, high-quality playthings. That’s because at HearthSong, we believe childhood is a vital chapter in life-a special time when children are occupied with the joy of being children. Equally important, a time when children need to experience as much creative, imaginative play as possible because kids learn through play… Continue reading “HearthSong, Toys You’ll Feel Good About Giving…”

THE STORY OF LA COQUETA

Introducing Celia Munoz, the founder of La Coqueta..

About La Coqueta

   Children and family are a huge part of my life. I am a mother of five and come from a large Spanish family myself. When my first daughter Flavia was born in 2008, we were showered with beautiful gifts – mainly adorable clothes made by Spanish designers. Whilst in her push chair, out and about in my North London neighbourhood, Flavia and her outfits began attracting attention from passers-by. It turned out she was quite a mini fashionista and people of all ages would ask me where I got her cute shoes, stylish hats and even her tiny tights from! … Continue reading “THE STORY OF LA COQUETA”

MASTER THE ART OF GIVING

This is a guest article by Tess Marshall from “The Bold Life”

Hearty Gift Child

“Give others all that is alive in us—our interest, understanding, our knowledge, our humor, everything in us that’s good. In doing so, we enhance the sense of aliveness in others while enhancing our own. When we give, we get a “heightened vitality” of what it means to be human.” –Erich Fromm

With our changing economic times, everyone is asking for help in some form. There are as many reasons to give as there are ways to give.
Some people give for recognition. They want their names in programs, on park benches and in hospital lobbies. Others give expecting to be paid back or thanked, they give to get. Some people want a hands-on-experience and are generous with their time. Some like to give anonymously and don’t want any recognition at all.

People who truly master the art of giving… Continue reading “MASTER THE ART OF GIVING”