Motherhood

How to Actually Enjoy Flying With a Toddler on Your Lap

How to Actually Enjoy Flying With a Toddler on Your Lap

Inside: See how to decrease your stress flying with a toddler on your lap and actually enjoy it. Traveling with a 2-year-old on a plane can truly be fun using these detailed tips from a mom who has traveled with two toddlers many times. This […]

Boost Your Toddler’s Fine Motor Skills

Boost Your Toddler’s Fine Motor Skills

Inside: Eight exciting fine motor activities for toddlers boost your toddler’s fine motor development and motor skills. We created engaging activities using items you likely already have. My son was born prematurely at just shy of 35 weeks. While he did not have any major health […]

The Bedtime Routine That Will Make Your Family Stronger

The Bedtime Routine That Will Make Your Family Stronger

Inside: The bedtime routine that will make your family stronger and make bedtime more enjoyable. I have been compensated by JOHNSON’S® Baby for this post; however, I am sharing my own thoughts. All opinions are my own. The Bedtime Routine It was evening again, and […]

Forget the Mess! This Is the Best List of Diaper Bag Organizer Hacks

Forget the Mess! This Is the Best List of Diaper Bag Organizer Hacks

Inside: Forget the mess and get organized with the top eight best diaper bag organizer hacks. I have been compensated by MULTIWEAR for this post; however, I am sharing my own thoughts. All opinions are my own. I unbuckled my baby girl out of her […]

The Best Kids Meals Hack + My No-fail Yummy Recipe

The Best Kids Meals Hack + My No-fail Yummy Recipe

Inside: Find the best kids meals hacks that will even please picky eaters. Plus, get the scoop on my no-fail yummy recipe for rainbow pizza (with veggies… shhh!) and easy cheesy garlic bread. I knew from experience if I wanted to cook with my kids, […]

Simple Ways to Have the Best Family Movie Night

Simple Ways to Have the Best Family Movie Night

Inside: Read how we make unforgettable memories with these simple ways to have the best family movie night. Plus our top 10 favorite kid movies. I have been compensated by Xfinity for this post; however, I am sharing my own thoughts. All opinions are my […]

Naptime Productivity Sesame Street-Style: Craft Ideas That Will Make You Go “Awww”

Naptime Productivity Sesame Street-Style: Craft Ideas That Will Make You Go “Awww”

Inside: See the free printables for the Sesame Street craft ideas with Elmo that will make you go ‘Awww!’ Perfect for birthday parties, craft ideas, or puppet shows.  This article has been sponsored by Xfinity. All opinions are my own. It was just after 1:30 when […]

The Best Christmas Crafts for Kids that will Make You Smile {+Printable}

The Best Christmas Crafts for Kids that will Make You Smile {+Printable}

Inside: The best keepsake Christmas crafts for kids that will make you smile. Plus the free printable ornament templates. This post contains affiliate links. It was November when our family was driving down the road on a cold day. My preschooler broke the silence when […]

4 Things That Will Change How You Think About Internet Safety for Your Kids

4 Things That Will Change How You Think About Internet Safety for Your Kids

Inside: Four things that will change how you think about internet safety for your kids. This article has been sponsored by XFINITY. All opinions are my own. Almost every morning, my preschooler wakes me up by crawling into bed with me. She wiggles around for […]

Brilliant Slime Number Games for Kids They’ll Beg You to Play

Brilliant Slime Number Games for Kids They’ll Beg You to Play

Inside: Make math fun again with a glob of slime and a few printable game boards, see how these brilliant number games for kids will have them begging you to play (and learn)! As I was strolling through the dollar section at Target, my preschooler […]

20 Kid-Approved Quiet Toddler Games to Make Waiting Fun

20 Kid-Approved Quiet Toddler Games to Make Waiting Fun

Inside: These 20 kid-approved toddler games are designed to keep kids busy, quiet and engaged while waiting or on-the-go. This post has been sponsored by XFINITY. All opinions are my own. Parents know keeping kids occupied on-the-go is crucial for a peaceful trip. These 20 […]

Amazing Pre Writing Hack to Try With Your Kid Right Now

Amazing Pre Writing Hack to Try With Your Kid Right Now

Inside: Pre writing skills for toddlers have never been so fun using this activity hack. Amazing Pre Writing Hack for Kids I began teaching my toddler how to write her letters the more traditional route with pencil and letter tracing paper. She quickly became bored […]

Sneaky Ways to Entertain Your Baby: 5 Activities for One Year Olds

Sneaky Ways to Entertain Your Baby: 5 Activities for One Year Olds

Inside: Check out these clever ways to entertain your baby using five activities for one year olds that can all be done in a high chair! Thank you to Joovy for sponsoring this post by sending us the Foodoo highchair. All opinions are my own. […]

Instant Ways to Simplify Nightly Routines With Printable Charts for Kids

Instant Ways to Simplify Nightly Routines With Printable Charts for Kids

Inside: Instantly simplify your evenings and nightly routines as a family with these printable charts for kids. This post is sponsored by XFINITY, but the content and opinions are my own. Making the most of our evenings as a family is important, especially if one or […]

Why Disciplining Toddlers Doesn’t Have to be Negative

Why Disciplining Toddlers Doesn’t Have to be Negative

Inside: It’s possible to be positive, loving, and respectful while disciplining toddlers and teaching them boundaries. My toddlers know exactly how to push my buttons. In fact, it feels as if my babies came out of the womb knowing how to test the limits of their […]

Unbelievably Important Summer Safety Tips for Parents

Unbelievably Important Summer Safety Tips for Parents

Inside: Be prepared for a fun and safe summer with these seven unbelievably important summer safety tips for parents to teach kids. Plus, get the printable summer bucket list for kids with over 50 fun activities. This post contains affiliate links. It’s summertime, and most […]

Clever Breastfeeding Tips You Need to try this Summer

Clever Breastfeeding Tips You Need to try this Summer

Inside: Discover five clever breastfeeding tips that made my life easier during the summer. This piece has been sponsored by MULTIWEAR. All opinions are my own. Once your baby is breastfeeding, there are some ways to make your life easier when you are out and about. Summer […]

50 Most Exciting Summer Activities for Toddlers

50 Most Exciting Summer Activities for Toddlers

Inside: Get the printable bucket list of the 50 most exciting summer activities for toddlers and have the best summer yet! This post contains affiliate links. The sun was shining, the birds were happily chirping, and I could hear the soft sound of the sprinkler spraying […]

Top Baby Supplies to Make Your Life Easier

Top Baby Supplies to Make Your Life Easier

Inside: This list of the top 12 baby supplies for infant care will make it easier for you to decide what’s most important to have on hand for baby’s first year. Motherhood, together with the infinite happiness, brings with it lots of new, sometimes hard […]

Potty training tips for toddlers: The Best Advice from the Experts

Potty training tips for toddlers: The Best Advice from the Experts

Inside: Read the stories of eight mama experts as they share their experiences and their best potty training tips for toddler girls and boys. The first time I tried potty training my toddler, she was just over two. I was determined to get the whole […]

Four Easy Ways To Stop Tooth Decay In Toddlers

Four Easy Ways To Stop Tooth Decay In Toddlers

Inside: Four practical ways to stop tooth decay in toddler, plus the symptoms of tooth decay. The early childhood years are very crucial for a child’s growth since this is the time for important physical growth and development. During these years, various changes occur in […]

The Best Lightweight Double Stroller Comparison for Toddlers

The Best Lightweight Double Stroller Comparison for Toddlers

Inside: How we picked the best lightweight double stroller for our two toddlers. We were downtown for a busy Christmas festival with my family when I was pushing my two toddlers in our old, hand-me-down stroller that a friend had kindly gifted us. I was […]

Amazingly Quick, Simple, and Healthy Breakfast Creations for Kids

Amazingly Quick, Simple, and Healthy Breakfast Creations for Kids

Inside: How to make five healthy breakfast for kids all in under 20 minutes or less. Eating breakfast starts your day with a clear mind ready to process information and absorb new skills. Without breakfast, your mind is sluggish and not fully awake to process […]

5 Crucial Components You Need to Increase for a Healthy Pregnancy

5 Crucial Components You Need to Increase for a Healthy Pregnancy

Inside: The five crucial components you need to increase for a healthy pregnancy. I remember when we began trying to have our first baby, I could hardly wait to wake up the morning my period was supposed to start so that I could take a […]

Silly Scissor Haircuts Activity + Scissor Safety Printable

Silly Scissor Haircuts Activity + Scissor Safety Printable

Inside: Find a fun way to practice scissor skills with recycled paper rolls, called silly scissor haircuts. Plus find a scissor safety printable. I love trying out fun activities with my kids. My three-year-old daughter recently started asking if she could use scissors. So, I […]

The Complete Guide for Traveling to the Magic Kingdom with 2 Toddlers

The Complete Guide for Traveling to the Magic Kingdom with 2 Toddlers

Inside: Find everything you need to know about traveling to the magic kingdom with two toddlers including our schedule and a printable packing list for the whole family. We told my daughter two weeks before our trip to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom that we would […]

The Best Nursing Shirts for Breastfeeding in Public

The Best Nursing Shirts for Breastfeeding in Public

Inside: Find the best nursing shirts for breastfeeding in public, plus seven simple ways to make breastfeeding in public easier. This post is sponsored by Cardimom made by MULTIWEAR but the content and opinions are my own. One of my first outings after having my […]

How to Make Stroller Outings Easier for Mama

How to Make Stroller Outings Easier for Mama

My kids were eager to get out of the car when we arrived at the park. I lifted my stroller out of the trunk and set it up with my diaper bag, cooler, and water bottles. As I set my toddler into the stroller, the […]

Practical Diaper Bag Essentials That You Actually Need

Practical Diaper Bag Essentials That You Actually Need

I shimmed my son’s pants down to find a messier diaper situation than I anticipated and found myself under prepared. With one hand holding my squirming son, I fished into my diaper bag trying to find a toy to distract him long enough to keep […]

Magic Muffins: A Mother’s Secret for Sneaking in Vegetables

Magic Muffins: A Mother’s Secret for Sneaking in Vegetables

Inside: My secret for sneaking vegetables into my kids diet using muffins that are made of at least 33% vegetables. Before tasting my first Garden Lites muffin, I wasn’t sure what to expect. I have to admit that part of the reason I don’t think […]