A Few of Our Favorite Things—December 2019

. November 30, 2019.

Celebrate the holidays in maize and blue


Perfect for the Michigan family, The M Den’s Valiant University of Michigan Holiday Pajama Two-Piece Set is sure to keep things festive while showing your true colors. The two-piece cozy, soft pajama set comes in sizes 12 months through double extra large making it great for the whole family. Don’t forget to pick up the pet tee for your furry friends. $20-50. mden.com

Who will win the Terrific Teeth Award?


Celebrate the most spectacular species in the animal kingdom with the amazing new book, The Animal Awards, written by Martin Jenkins and illustrated by Tor Freeman. Fifty fantastic creatures are awarded prizes to celebrate their most dazzling talents and some unusual skills. Roll up, roll up! The Animal Awards are about to begin. Who will win the Terrific Teeth Award? Who will claim the title of Most Smelly? Who will win the prize for Best at Pretending To Be A Plant? Celebrate with 50 brilliant animals from around the world who represent nature’s rich tapestry. $19.99. literatibookstore.com

For the artist on-the-go


Recommended by art educators, this portable art studio is perfect for young artists. The Do Art Travel Easel is a 30+ piece set filled with premium quality Faber-Castell art materials and features multi-functional surfaces including a chalkboard, a white wipe board and a drawing easel. Designed with storage in mind, all the materials fit neatly inside when not in use. Ages 4+. $39.95. kerrytown.com/mudpuddles