Are you sick of nagging your kids to get ready in the morning? Let Alexa do it for you! Use the Alexa app to set up reminders! This is a tip I learned as an assistive technology option for children that have issues remembering routines and it has helped our family substantially! This post contains… Continue reading Using Alexa to help the morning routine!
I was shocked to find out that if you search for puddle jumpers on Amazon, many of the results are not the actual coast guard approved Puddle Jumpers by Stearns! They look eerily similar but the big difference is the price tag. Stearns Puddle Jumpers tend to cost around $20-25 where these similar floatation devices… Continue reading Fake Puddle Jumpers?
This is a favorite twist on a classic slow cooker meal that my family loves! It is quick to make and easy to serve. I highly recommend adding it to your family's meal planner! Yum https://www.yummly.com/js/widget.js?wordpress Prep time: 15 min Cook time: 4-6 hours Serves 4 people Ingredients: 4lb boneless chicken breasts 2 10oz cans… Continue reading Slow Cooker Garlic Italian Chicken
Have you heard about the Instant Pot? You can get rid of the pressure cooker and the crockpot for this all in one, heavenly, little kitchen appliance. With thousands of different recipes to be found the Instant Pot became a favorite go-to when I received it for Christmas. Don't hesitate on buying one because today… Continue reading Instant Pot Deal!
Just days after the CPSC issued a warning regarding the popular Fisher Price Rock N' Play sleeper there has been an official recall of ALL Rock N' Plays. The warning was issued after it became known that babies had died from inproper use in this "sleeper." The main concern highlighted by many professionals was that… Continue reading Fisher Price Rock N’ Play Recall
With all the streaming services out there and the announcement of Disney's upcoming option joining the market many families have been on the edge of their seats for the details. This evening they finally released the first information including price and some programs that will be included. The first surprise I found was that the… Continue reading Disney+ is coming!
Spring is approaching and with spring comes Easter, Mother's Day & Father's Day. In our family, one of the favorite spring activities is creating DIY gifts from the kids for family and friends. Not only are these craft gifts typically inexpensive, but they are made with extra special love! Some of the ideas in this… Continue reading DIY Gifts from Little Ones
Every year kids from around the country celebrate Dr Seuss with Read Across America Day. Its a fun day and many schools turn it into a week of activities for the kids, usually including a Dress up as your favorite Dr Seuss Character Day. It wasn't until my oldest was in kindergarten that I really… Continue reading Easy Fox in Socks Costume for Read Across America Day
The internet, and real world, have become a place where everyone feels like they can just give their opinion without any consequence or care for others feelings. This particularly rings long in mom circles in what is referred to as “Mom-Shaming.” Now there is a fine line between nicely educating someone on something they may… Continue reading Stop the Mom-Shaming
Have you ever thought about what your child's mattress is made out of? Have you ever considered that it may not be healthy for them? Have you thought wished that their crib mattress is easier to clean? Well, I have, and finally, we have a mattress that is a perfect fit! This post is of… Continue reading The mattress that made my baby sleep better!