Book & Blanket: The Blanket Lady

Introducing the cutest baby shower gift set this fall- chevron blanket from The Blanket Lady with matching nap-time book, Nap-a-Roo! Perfect for gender neutral baby showers and coming home bundle! Personalize it today for only $5!

It’s nap time! This “sunflower and chive” chevron blanket is paired with an engaging picture book, Nap-a-Roo, making sleepy time special for children and parents alike. Add a “first name” personalization to make this a custom keepsake (up to 9 letters). Blanket dimensions are approximately 28″ by 51″ and made with our premium 100% acrylic yarn, hand-finished with love. The chevron blanket is completely machine washable and dryer safe. This “nap time” package is a perfect gift for a baby shower, or your favorite toddler to cuddle with…indoors or out! Michigan Author, Kristy Kurjan, is based out of Traverse City. Her most recent book, Nap-a-Roo, has received national awards including the 2015 Silver IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award for Best Picture Book (0-3). Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery



Book and Blankee Gift Set





Online Baby Boutique: Austin, Texas

Wynn Ruby: A New Online Baby Boutique 

Wynn Ruby Owner, Katie Hall, and her adorable girls

The next time you are in search of that perfect baby outfit or infant gift, look no further than This adorable new online baby boutique boast some of the hippest new brands in the children’s clothing market. Based out of Austin Texas, owner Katie Hall, has hand selected the most unique items for little ones and beyond.  And the best news, Kristy Kurjan’s board book, Nap-A-Roo now graces their virtual shelves!  So shop away, and top off your package with one of the cutest board  books on the market. #wynnruby #babyboutique #cutestuff #bestboardbooks #babybooks

A little more about the shop from it’s owner, Katie Hall:, an online children’s boutique, is the new one-stop-shop for a curated collection of unique, functional and fashionable children’s clothing and accessories. Shoppers can now discover designers and brands, access small production and limited edition products from anywhere and purchase memorable items for the important little ones in their lives. is now live and offering its curated collection of unique, functional and fashionable children’s clothing and accessories. The self-described one-stop-shop for those looking to find something memorable for the important little ones in their lives, has managed to centralize select brands and product offerings previously less-known or accessible to interested shoppers.

Founder and chief-curator, Katie Hall, struggled to find brands with products that were unique, high quality, fun and functional while shopping for her two little girls, whose middle-names (Wynn and Ruby) coincidentally combine to form her website’s brand name. Her family’s move to Austin, the home of Wynn Ruby, LLC, made it somewhat easier to find such items with far more brick-and-mortar options, pop-up-shops and showcase events. However, having spent much of her life in the small Northern Michigan town of Traverse City, the perfect example of a place where both options and access to such products were relatively small, she sought to solve such a struggle for similarly interested shoppers everywhere. With the launch of, she has done just that.

“ is accessible to anyone, anywhere.” Said Hall. “This means that anyone can discover and shop for both the brands and products previously available only somewhere. I love that, and I trust my shoppers will too knowing what I’ve searched and found for them.”

About Wynn Ruby, LLC launched in April 2015 and operates in Austin, Texas. provides shoppers with an ever-growing list of brands and their children’s clothing and accessories, all of which are hand-selected. In the spirit of entrepreneurship, Wynn Ruby, LLC plans to invest a portion of its profits by making empowering micro-loans to entrepreneurs and start-up businesses across the globe.

Nap a Roo Baby Book about Napping and Naps

Happy Holidays: Free Shipping & Free Gift Wrap

Happy Holidays from Nap-a-Roo’s author, Kristy Kurjan! Receive free shipping on Nap-a-Roo Board Book when you purchase the book on through December 18th, 2014. You can request a signed copy of the book, have it gift wrapped, and shipped anywhere throughout the US for free!!!

Nap-a-Roo Board Book :


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Hop Scotch Children’s Store: Grand Rapids, MI

You can now find Nap-a-Roo at Hop Scotch children’s store in Grand Rapids, MI!!!

Check out their website to see all of the other goodies they have:

Store location and hours:


909 Cherry St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Monday-Thursday 10am-6pm
Friday 10am-8pm
Saturday 10am-6pm


Dog named LOU from Nap-a-Roo Naparoo nap a roo

Sweet Pea: Traverse City, MI

Sweet Pea is one of the sweetest baby boutiques you can find!  Located on Front Street in Traverse City, MI, it is filled with baby and toddler fun! A few weeks ago I had the honor to be their featured author during the Traverse City Art Walk. We had a blast! I encourage anyone in Northern Michigan to go check it out. For more information on this gem, check out their website:

Sweet Pea Baby Boutique Nap-a-Roo book signing

A little more about Sweet Pea in their words: Located in the heart of downtown Traverse City, we are a friendly, service-oriented family business committed to offering products that match your personality, style and budget with the highest quality baby products available. From diaper bags, clothes, strollers, cloth diapers, baby carriers, gifts and nursery décor, our products are chosen to keep you and your babies comfortable and happy. Whether you are looking for a unique gift, keepsake, mom necessities, or shopping for the latest trends you will find we carry a variety of designer products for children of all ages.

Here are a couple winter boy items that I fell in love with last time I was in the store:


The Bookstore: Frankfort, MI

The Bookstore Frankfort MIWow, thank you Frankfort Bookstore, for putting Nap-a-Roo in your front window all summer long. For those of you that don’t know, Frankfort, is one of the “cutest little towns” in Michigan (or in the world! We are honored to be sold in your amazing book store.



Bella Belli Maternity: Birmingham, MI

Bella Belli Maternity

Birmingham, Michigan is the town I grew up in… And boy has it become adorable (not that it wasn’t before)!  This town is filled with fun shopping and great places to eat! One of the best stores in town is Bella Belli Maternity on Old Woodward.  Not only does it carry Nap-a-Roo Board Book but it is stocked with baby clothes, accessories, and mom-to-be wear. A little more information:

Welcome to Bella Belli online, voted metro Detroit’s “Best Maternity Store” by WDIV Channel 4 for the last 5 years! Located in the North Old Woodward district of Birmingham, Michigan, Bella Belli carries everything you need to celebrate your pregnancy without sacrificing your style. You will find fashionable maternity clothes and accessories, plus unique must-haves such as skin care products, layette, crib bedding, baby gifts, and nursing apparel.

Check out the best in maternity from Ingrid & Isabel, Japanese Weekend, Olian, Ripe, Maternal America, Michael Stars, Citizens of Humanity, Lilac and many, many more trendy lines. Bella Belli also has a wide range of diaper bags from Petunia Pickle Bottom, Cake, Storksak and Diaper Dude.

Bella Belli Maternity
790 North Old Woodward
Birmingham, MI 48009

888-MI-BELLI (888-642-3554)

Store Hours
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm EST
Thursday 10am – 6pm EST
Evening and Sunday hours by appointment only
Ordering Online

Ordering by Phone

Prefer to chat, ask questions and order at the same time? Call during business hours and we can help right over the phone. (See above for phone number and hours.) We may even have a few items in the store that aren’t on our website. Orders are processed Tuesday through Friday, excluding holidays. All weekday orders received after 1pm EST will be processed the following business day.

Bella Belli with Nap-a-Roo

Tumbleweeds Toy Store at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa

Tumbleweeds Toy Store at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa in Acme, Michigan now carries Nap A Roo Children’s Book! Next time you are in the area check out their fabulous selection of children’s toys!!!  Here is a link to the Grand Traverse Resort’s website which showcases a small shopping mall on it’s first level.  If you are in the area make sure to stop by Dylan’s Candy Bar to grab some of your favorite sweets…. Gummy bears anyone?