Roosters and rabbits and ducks, oh my! One of our favorite stores, Wabash on Washington Avenue, is a great place for all your critter needs. Prices vary depending on the animal, but these adorable goslings are available for $7. Wabash Antiques and Feed Store, 5701 Washington Avenue, Houston 77007.
Turn water into sparkling water and make soft drinks at home with the Sodastream soda maker. You control the fizz, you control the flavor. Available for $129.99 at Berings, 3900 Bissonnet, Houston 77005.
Summer just isn’t summer without popsicles. Cuisipro® Snap-Fit Rocket Pop Molds help you create frozen rocket-shaped treats in your favorite flavors. Instructions and recipes included. Sold in sets of 6 for $11.99 at www.bedbathandbeyond.com.
Arrrr Matey! These cute Bottle Buddies come in several different characters, but this pirate one is our favorite. The strap is adjustable and may be monogrammed. Available for $7.99 at Sweet Bambini, 14072 A, Memorial Dr., Houston 77079.
Wouldn’t you look good sitting in this on the beach? Made of lightweight and naturally weather- resistant Acacia hardwood, the Breakwater frame has five recline positions adjustable from a seated position for optimum comfort and sun exposure. Available for $139.99 at www.brookstone.com.
Truth or Dare Box of Questions is a great game for those summertime sleepovers! Available for $9.99 at Olive Anne, 237 W.19th Street, Houston 77008.