The guilt that comes with kids can be heavy.
When you’re not agonizing over another dinner from a box, you’re tortured by a last-place finish in the carpool line.
Every once in a while you need something to feel good about. Seattle-based Eight3one’s latest collection of onesies, tees, and accessories features bold and adorable graphics, including Northwest nature-inspired prints of orca whales, spider crabs, bamboo stalks, and dandelions.
The 100 percent cotton pieces are remarkably soft and produced sweatshop free. The couture line for newborns is made from certified-organic cotton — so you can shop your heart out.
Without anything weighing you down.
Tacoma Film Festival
What: Play critic at T-Town’s fourth annual film festival, showing a variety of family-friendly options.
Why: It’s movie madness.
When: Thru Thurs.
Where: The Grand Cinema, 606 S. Fawcett Ave., Tacoma (253-572-6062).
What: Enjoy a free-for-all day of ice skating to kick off fall’s arrival. Skate rental is only $3.
Why: Hockey or freestyle, go figure.
When: Fri., 9:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Where: Highland Ice Arena, 18005 Aurora Ave. N., Shoreline (206-546-2431).
Crème Brulée Sale
What: Load up on new and like-new consigned kids’ clothing at the biannual event.
Why: Cheap is sweet.
When: Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Kent Commons, Parks & Recreation bldg., 525 Fourth Ave. N., Kent (206-755-5971).