Monday Must Haves: Back to School Essentials for your Littles

School’s back in session, and there’s no better time to pick up some super-cute essentials for your little to rock in (and out!) of the classroom. The picks below will ensure your mini gets an A+ in style!

For the little ladies:

Herschel Supply Co. Heritage Backpack
This Polka Dot backpack by Herschel is so sunny and fun, I kind of want it for myself.

Popatu Ice Cream Roll Top Lunch Bag
Ice scream you scream, we all scream for this adorable lunch box from Nordstrom!

Native Shoes Jefferson Slip-On Sneaker
I am ALL about Native Shoes! They’re not only easy to get on, but they’re also comfortable and stylish, too. 

Super Duper Scented Gel Pens
Every budding artist needs these super-cool gel crayons.

Multicolored Hair Coil Elastic
These fun hair ties will keep your little gal’s locks in check from recess to lunchtime.

Original Glitter' Rain Boot Toddler, Little Kid & Big Kid
Make sure you’re prepared for the rainy season with these glitter rain boots by Hunter!

Tucker + Tate Hooded Denim Jacket
This hooded denim jacket is the most perfect year-round layering piece. Can I have it in my size?

For the Gents:

Popatu Dinos Backpack
This backpack is fashion and function in one. Love the mixed prints.

Spencer Dual Compartment Food Storage
I’m ALL about keeping lunchboxes organized and these storage containers from Pottery Barn Kids make it easier than ever to do so. 

Fairfax Insulated Water Bottles
Say sayonara to that boring old water bottle and opt for one of these by Pottery Barn Kids instead. 

Native Shoes - Jefferson Child
Austin is obsessed with his Native Shoes and your little will be, too!

LEGO Buildable Ruler
This Lego ruler is a not-so-basic way to take measurements. 

Quilted Shirt Jacket for Boys
This light jacket from Old Navy is perfect for year-round. Love the affordable price, too.

Toddler's & Kid's Space-Theme Umbrella
Pick up this umbrella to make rainy days cooler than ever.


I’m Erika and I live in the heart of wine country, Sonoma County with my high school sweetheart Mark and I’m a mama to two little cuties

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  1. 8.22.16
    ROSIE said:

    I want the lunchbox for myself it’s so cute so are all these picks.

    Life is just Rosie

    • 8.22.16

      Right?!? I love that lunch box! So glad you like all the picks! xo

  2. 8.22.16
    Sharon Wu said:

    Those glitter rain boots are so cute — I would wear them myself! Great picks, Erika! xo, sharon

    • 8.23.16

      I’m with you girl! I love those boots! Thanks for stopping by love! xo

  3. 8.31.16
    Katie said:

    I gotta have this lunch box! Everything on this post is a must have!