Pictures of recalled IKEA MALM chests and dresser

IKEA recalls Malm chests and dressers due to child safety hazard – here’s which models are affected and what to do if you have one.

IKEA just announced a huge recall of MALM chests and dressers because of child safety issues, including the deaths of 6+ children. Here’s their full statement: http://www.ikea.com/us/en/about_ikea/newsitem/062816-recall-chest-and-dressers And here’s a pic of the affected models so you can see if you have one: If you have one, they offer a bunch of options ranging from…

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Secret amazing family boating spot near Boston (or, how we went canoeing this weekend and had a blast)

We decided to try to go boating on the spur-of-the-moment this weekend, and found a fantastic spot so I of course have to share. We went to the Middlesex Fells, where we’ve been plenty of times to go hiking, but haven’t explored┬áthe Stoneham side at Spot Pond much so didn’t know that you could rent…

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Stuff I love: Buzzfeed’s Turn An IKEA Side Table Into A Succulent Garden

How cool is this?! Buzzfeed’s Nifty took a cheap IKEA side table and turned it into a succulent table (a table with plants growing in the middle for those like me who paused at what that meant). I so want to do this. Here’s the link to their DIY instructions and video:   https://www.buzzfeed.com/dorsey/get-fancy-af-and-turn-a-table-into-a-succulent-garden?utm_term=.qkazQ533A&sub=4266525_8781052 Would…

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Memorial Day Children’s Clothing Sales Roundup and Codes: Hanna Andersson, Kohl’s, Tea Collection, Boden, Gap, Nordstrom and more

Many of my favorite kid’s clothing brands are having great Memorial Day sales – Hanna Andersson, Tea Collection, Kohl’s, etc. Here’s a quick roundup of who’s having what type of sale and all of the codes I know of as of Thursday evening, March 26. Individual brands (Hanna Andersson, Tea Collection, Gap, Mini Boden, Gymboree,…