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
I am going to admit something I really don't like to admit. I unknowingly put both of my children in danger. I didn't take car seat safety seriously. I wasn't informed. I didn't read the manual. I made a mistake. However, I am so very lucky that my mistake didn't cause anyone to be injured… Continue reading Common Car Seat Mistakes- Know Better, Do Better.
Are you in search of the must-have mom products? Look no further! There are some basic top necessities for keeping a house clean from all the nasty winter germs! #5 Swiffer WetJet- Somehow children seem to get floors dirty just by looking at them. Swiffer is a quick & easy way to get things cleaned… Continue reading Top 5 Cleaning Necessities for Moms!
I first discovered CJ's BUTTer years ago at mommycon. I didn't cloth diaper, so I almost skipped them right over but I am happy I stopped when had realized that I ran out of diaper cream for my son & didn't pack extra on our trip. I figured I'd give CJ's a try and I've… Continue reading The answer to Diaper Rashes! CJ’s BUTTer
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!
Little Tikes Cozy Coupe One of my favorite toys, when I was a little kid, was my cozy coupe! I loved it so much my parents still have it at their house for the grandkids to play with. When my first child was turning one I knew the perfect present... her own Cozy Coupe.… Continue reading A toy that never goes out of style: Little Tikes Cozy Coupe
Do you have a child that is in love with everything American Girl? Are you focused on teaching them about powerful females? Do you love visiting the theater? If your family is anything like mine, then you probably answered yes to one, or all, of those questions and you should definitely enter for a chance… Continue reading American Girl Live Giveaway!
Watching the news last night, I was happy to see something that was informational about parenting. A woman was explaining why screen time is "bad" for little kids. While I agreed with her on some of her points, and I do not in any way encourage popping a child in front of a TV or… Continue reading I will not apologize for my child’s screen time