Jennifer Chait

Jennifer is a full-time freelance writer in the rainy Pacific Northwest and mom to a killer 13-year-old boy. Her writing background includes website content, blogs, copy for non-profits, web projects, national magazine articles and business proposals and grants. Beyond writing for Inhabitots and Inhabitat, Jennifer is admin and social media manager at VeggieBoards, plus writes for Growing a Green Family and a handful of other green-minded websites. Activities and obsessions other than writing include music, books, nature, chill people and barrels of coffee. Follow Jennifer on Twitter @jenniferchait
Jennifer Chait
Colorful & Notched Kaleidos Blocks Take Building to a Whole New Level

Colorful & Notched Kaleidos Blocks Take Building to a Whole New Level

Kaleidos is an award-winning “ColorToys” set of wooden blocks from Brinca Dada that not only allows children to discover an array of hues as they construct with 42 different colors, but shows

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MIT Researchers are Trying to Develop a Breast Pump That Doesn’t Suck

MIT Researchers are Trying to Develop a Breast Pump That Doesn’t Suck

On Sept 20th-21st, 2014, 150 parents, engineers, designers and healthcare providers will gather at the MIT Media Lab for the Make the Breast Pump Not Suck Hackathon. Other than finding a perfect, less

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BPA-Free Seedling High Chair Has Adjustable Settings to Accommodate Babies in All Their Feeding Stages

BPA-Free Seedling High Chair Has Adjustable Settings to Accommodate Babies in All Their Feeding Stages

The Seedling High Chair by OXO is a great find because not only is it safe, easy to use and stylish, it will also accommodate your child from ages 4 months to 3 years via handy adjustment settings. The

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Surprisingly, Steve Jobs was a Low-Tech Parent and Many Tech CEOs are Advocates of Kids Going Screen-Free

Surprisingly, Steve Jobs was a Low-Tech Parent and Many Tech CEOs are Advocates of Kids Going Screen-Free

It’s not a stretch to assume that Steve Jobs, dubbed, “the master evangelist of the digital age” tossed technology at his kids like candy falling out of a pinata. However, this

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Miss Possible Dolls Teach Girls that They Can Change the World Through Math and Science

Miss Possible Dolls Teach Girls that They Can Change the World Through Math and Science

Miss Possible is a start-up doll company created by engineering alumna, Supriya Hobbs and current engineering student, Janna Eaves. The co-partners came up with the idea of Miss Possible after realizing

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Ele Villa is a Unique Dollhouse That’s Shaped Like an Elephant!

Ele Villa is a Unique Dollhouse That’s Shaped Like an Elephant!

If you thought apple and pear shaped dollhouses were unique, wait until you see this playful pachyderm dollhouse innovation from Rock & Pebble — the Ele Villa! Ele Villa is a wildly unusual

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Photoshop Experts Give Male Superheroes Hello Kitty-Style Pink Makeovers!

Photoshop Experts Give Male Superheroes Hello Kitty-Style Pink Makeovers!

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Moulin Roty Les Valises Sewing Kit Introduces Children to Sewing

Moulin Roty Les Valises Sewing Kit Introduces Children to Sewing

This lovely little Moulin Roty heirloom quality miniature sewing kit is presented in a sturdy vintage style suitcase and contains everything your little one needs to discover a new fun sewing hobby. The

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Adorable Hedgehog and Beautiful Butterfly Join Skip Hop’s Zoo Crew of BPA-Free Backpacks & Lunch Gear

Adorable Hedgehog and Beautiful Butterfly Join Skip Hop’s Zoo Crew of BPA-Free Backpacks & Lunch Gear

Skip Hop has been steadily adding to their fun-filled Zoo collection over the years, and we’re very impressed with this season’s adorable additions to the Zoo crew: a sweet hedgehog and a

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Annie’s Sells Out to General Mills for $820 Million

Annie’s Sells Out to General Mills for $820 Million

It’s a sad week for many bunny fans as news of Annie’s acquisition by General Mills makes waves. According to an Annie’s press release, General Mills has swooped in and bought up the

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The Dollhouse Book Features Blank Pages for Kids to Design a Dream Abode

The Dollhouse Book Features Blank Pages for Kids to Design a Dream Abode

Budding artists and interior designers will adore The Dollhouse Book from the innovative Rock & Pebble. The Dollhouse Book is a 15 room dollhouse contained in book form. 30 full pages allow kids

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Mothers Who Live in Greener Neighborhoods are More Likely to Have Better Birth Outcomes

Mothers Who Live in Greener Neighborhoods are More Likely to Have Better Birth Outcomes

New research out of Oregon State University (OSU) shows that moms who live in greener neighborhoods may have better birth outcomes. The OSU researchers, who also worked on this study with researchers at

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Limited Edition Go Big gPants and Legwarmers Have Sporty Retro Flair

Limited Edition Go Big gPants and Legwarmers Have Sporty Retro Flair

If you like old-school style, you’ll love gDiapers’ new limited edition Go Big gPants and legwarmers. The adorable retro surfer-inspired gPants are perfect for fun in the sun or anytime and

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Bloom’s Retro Crib is Mid-Century Modern Design Inspired

Bloom’s Retro Crib is Mid-Century Modern Design Inspired

This beautiful solid wood Retro crib by Bloom is inspired by mid-century modern design, boasting unique curvatures and rounded elements. Eco-friendly touches like NO MDF or formaldehyde and low-VOC

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This Cardboard Play Castle Kingdom Has Enough Space for Multiple Kids to Reign!

This Cardboard Play Castle Kingdom Has Enough Space for Multiple Kids to Reign!

Hear ye, hear ye! Calling all kings and queens! This lovely little castle is a super fun playhouse for a whole kingdom of kiddos with plenty of play space for multiple kids, including an interior play

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15 Terrifically Creative Button Crafts for Kids

15 Terrifically Creative Button Crafts for Kids

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Are Pepperidge Farm’s Pink Princess Goldfish Crackers Sexist?

Are Pepperidge Farm’s Pink Princess Goldfish Crackers Sexist?

In 2012, Reel Girl wrote about the glaring gender inequalities featured on Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Cracker packaging. Cut to present-day, and now Reel Girl notes that Pepperidge Farm has reached a new

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Pretending to Understand Babies Babbling Can Make Them Smarter

Pretending to Understand Babies Babbling Can Make Them Smarter

Your baby’s gurgles and coos may not make much sense to you, but new research shows that the simple act of pretending to understand your baby’s babbles may make your little one smarter in the

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