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 … [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 … [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 … [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, … [Read more...] about 7 Proven Ways to Help Your Newborn Sort Out Days and Nights
I sort of have an obsession with all things portable. I love the idea of being able to easily transport the item wherever we need it to go! One of my previous Friday Favorite posts featured the Radio Flyer 3-in-1 EZ Fold Wagon, which is one of my favorite portable items! This next portable item … [Read more...] about The Portable High Chair That Every Busy Family Needs
My husband walked in the door for lunch and there I was sitting in the recliner with tears rolling down my face, again, as I held my sleeping newborn. “This wasn’t my plan,” I whimpered. Even though he didn’t understand my emotional state (thanks hormones), he came over to me and put his hand on … [Read more...] about Giving Up The Easy Now For The Easy Later