• Mood of the day Products

    The adequate barrier to cold

      Aspen? No, Central Park. Yes, this is a cold cold winter with record amounts of snow. These pictures were taken last week by a friend. It reminds me the excitement created in 2005…

    February 5, 2011
  • Trade Shows

    Bubble London, UK – Trade Show Report

        Another Bubble London, another consistent message from the exhibitors : they are very happy with their show. Is it because Bubble London is small? Because the UK buyers don’t travel much? According…

    February 3, 2011
  • Mood of the day

    Colorful bean crayons

      Pebbles? Jelly Beans? Neither. They’re Crayons! All natural soy wax crayon made from USA grown soybeans and colored with natural mineral powders.   I found this fun and beautiful product on the blog Papinee.…

    February 1, 2011
  • Photography

    The new work of Emily Ulmer

        Since she was last featured on Pirouette, in May 2010 (view the post here),  photographer Emily Ulmer added a fair amount of new work on her website. Children’s portraits, but also family portraits,…

    February 1, 2011
  • Culture Photography

    National geographic photo contest

      National Geographic photo contest is an endless trip around the world; it’s fun to browse through the archive with children. For those who share a passion for photography, there is a kid’s contest…

    January 29, 2011
  • Mood of the day

    Look de rue

    5 janvier 2011 Notre demoiselle du jour reviendrait-elle de son cours de danse ? Couvre toi vite ou pars d’un pas chassé énergique, avant d’attraper froid… Sophie Carré (Look de Rue, Milk magazine www.milkmagazine.net)…

    January 27, 2011