Babyology brings us news of Japanese designer Hiroshi Sasagawa’s Animal Index which marks the spot with flair. The felt giraffe, pig and deer bring order to books, DVD’s and CD’s.

TreeHugger discusses Beginnings Nursery School, a place of learning that encourages curious toddlers to engage with a wide range of reused and repurposed materials.

Kiwilog asks you to join The Great Kindness Challenge tomorrow, Saturday, August 8th. Partake in small acts of kindness such as taking a treat to your local firefighters, planting a tree or picking up trash at the park. Learn more about the Great Kindness Challenge here.

Is your tot ready to transition from a crib to a toddler bed? You’re in luck! Design Mom shows us how to build two toddler beds for $75!