Christmas is right around the corner so there is no better time to win some free toys for the special child in your life! Learning through PLAY is the number one way your child will acquire the necessary language skills to successfully communicate. Not all toys are created equal though! Selecting the RIGHT toys is so important as it can either help or hinder a potential learning … [Read more...] about THE ULTIMATE TOY GIVEAWAY 2017!
Are you over it? Over having to rock your baby for 30-60 minutes straight? Over trying to awkwardly maneuver him out of your arms and lower him down oh-so-gently into the crib? Over matrixing your way out of the room to avoid the squeaks in the floors? Over having to close the door slowly so it doesn’t make a noise when it hits the frame? Over collapsing onto the couch and praying … [Read more...] about SLEEP TRAINING MADE EASY: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE FOR EXHAUSTED PARENTS
As you scroll through Pinterest, you see all of the amazing crafts and activities available for you to download, print, and use with your kids. It’s all great in theory (I mean who doesn’t want to be the ultimate crafty Pinterest mom!?), but the truth is, ain’t nobody got time to print all of the activities, cut them out, glue them together, and whatever else is required. You need something quick … [Read more...] about HOW TO GET YOUR TODDLER TALKING: HALLOWEEN EDITION
One of the most important decisions we have to make as a parent is how we will discipline our children. Do we spank them when they don’t “behave” to show them who’s boss or do we speak gently and let them get away with everything? Those are the only two options right? Many parents seem to think so, but that is 100% wrong. WHAT IS DISCIPLINE? The word “discipline” itself comes from the … [Read more...] about The Disciplined Child vs. The Special Snowflake
The honeymoon phase ends quickly when you have a baby with reflux. All of your dreams of bringing home a happy little peanut immediately become clouded by the painful cries and uncomfortable groans. As a new parent, you’re unsure if some of the things you’re observing are normal or if there truly is something wrong. The Beginning of a Nightmare Starting at around week 2, my son … [Read more...] about Do You Want to Help Your Baby Combat Reflux?
You’re basking in the warm summer sun with your toes in the sand and a refreshing mojito in your hand…. And then you wake up. To the cries of your 2 week old baby. It’s 1:00am. And you were just up at 9:00pm, 11:00pm, and 12:00am. You drag yourself out of bed once again, feed the baby, and go to lay her down, but she has other plans. Didn’t you know that 1:00am is party … [Read more...] about 7 PROVEN WAYS TO HELP YOUR NEWBORN SORT OUT DAYS AND NIGHTS