Showing posts from November, 2018

Holiday Hacks by Hammer And Jack's

What better way to get a boost of shopping confidence than to go over a few key points from someone who knows the toy scene! I had the opportunity to chat with the owner of Hammer & Jacks, Jillian Sevick,  one of Portland's hottest neighborhood toy stores, where she has beautifully curated a selection of gifts from new to classic & local to earth friendly! Here modern store front has a genius design to have the front space for shopping and the back space a play area/party rental -- she really has an knack for knowing what the families in the area need. I was able to get some much needed tips and tricks for the upcoming season of gift giving and I am so happy to be able to share with my readers: What are some great toy options this year? "I'm a fan of the dustless chalk & booklets by Jaq Jaq, they're perfect for travel or at home. Magna-Tiles have been popular the last couple seasons and they have just come out with new styles. Bikes, tr