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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 […]

5 Ways Healthy Meal Plans Make Life Easier for Moms

5 Ways Healthy Meal Plans Make Life Easier for Moms

Inside: Find out how healthy meal plans make life easier for families, especially with young children. This post is sponsored by Nurture Life, but the content and opinions are my own. It was 5:10 pm and I was already late for starting to cook dinner. […]

My Top Five Easy Ways to Save Time

My Top Five Easy Ways to Save Time

Inside: Discover the top five easiest ways to save time. By using these time-saving strategies, you can bring balance to your life and maximize the precious time you have. This post has been sponsored by JORD, but the content and opinions are my own. If I […]

Tested Ways to Lose Belly Fat After Pregnancy

Tested Ways to Lose Belly Fat After Pregnancy

Inside: Many moms dream of their pre-baby body. Here are two tested ways to lose belly fat after pregnancy.  Many moms dream about how to get back to their pre-baby body after delivery. This is an amazing goal that requires more than just a dedicated mind. […]

4 Reasons Being a Mom is the Best Job Ever

4 Reasons Being a Mom is the Best Job Ever

Inside: Motherhood is this messy canvas of chaos, tickle fights, and ordinary moments. Here are four of our favorite reasons being a mom is the best job ever.  Before I was a mother, I spent my days in classroom teaching children. I greeted each child as […]

Weekly Meal Plans: How to Plan + 28 Days of Free Plans

Weekly Meal Plans: How to Plan + 28 Days of Free Plans

Inside: Discover how to make weekly meal plans. Plus, get 4 free weekly meal plans, a meal planning printable template and a printable grocery list. And links to all of the recipes we used. I sit down every Monday with my trusty stack of index […]

Vegetables for Kids: The Truth About How I Get My Kids to Eat More Veggies

Vegetables for Kids: The Truth About How I Get My Kids to Eat More Veggies

Inside: Discover the truth about how to get kids to eat more veggies. This include four ways you can squeeze in vegetables for kids. I peel the bag of carrots and carefully chop off any imperfections. Then, I toss them into the steamer and get […]

The Journey to Become a Foster Parent

The Journey to Become a Foster Parent

Inside: Discover the step-by-step process for becoming a foster parent. The good news is that as soon as you get started in the process of foster parenting, life will get much easier very quickly as you go along. Lots of people out there possess the […]

How to Save Money While Following a Healthy Gluten-Free Diet

How to Save Money While Following a Healthy Gluten-Free Diet

Inside: Discover myths debunked and 12 practical ways to save money while following a healthy, gluten-free diet. I’m Jenny Finke, the gluten-free blogger behind Good For You Gluten Free. My doctor diagnosed me with celiac disease in April 2012, and since then I’ve been following a […]

How to Make Time for Yourself as a Mother

How to Make Time for Yourself as a Mother

Inside: If the idea of making time for yourself feels unattainable, hard or overwhelming I have 3 simple ideas to help you. As the mother of three young children every minute of my days feels like somebody wants me for something: “Mum, I am hungry” […]

How to Easily Plan Super Fun Family Vacations

How to Easily Plan Super Fun Family Vacations

Inside: Find four easy steps for planning good family vacations, full of adventure. Plus get a free packing list, and discover my best hacks for traveling in an airplane or taking a road trip with young kids. No matter the time of year, my family […]

Postpartum Care: 6 Simple Steps for a Healthy Self-Care Mentality

Postpartum Care: 6 Simple Steps for a Healthy Self-Care Mentality

Inside: Find six simple steps for a healthy self-care mentality. When I was preparing for the birth of my first child I attended all the classes my hospital had to offer, the newborn care class, the Lamaze class, the partner class, and the breastfeeding class. I […]

My Morning Routine: How to Leave the House with 2 Toddlers in 29 Easy Steps

My Morning Routine: How to Leave the House with 2 Toddlers in 29 Easy Steps

Inside:How to Leave the House with 2 Toddlers in 29 Easy Steps. This humorous piece exposes what the morning routine for moms with toddlers really looks like. Getting a toddler out of the house in a hurry is kind of like pushing a packed grocery […]

What am I Thankful for? Simple Parenting Moments

What am I Thankful for? Simple Parenting Moments

Inside: Sometimes it’s the most simple joys in life that are the sweetest. Read to find how one mom found thankfulness as a parent. The other night I went to my Google Photos with the intention of pulling our Christmas photos out for our Christmas […]

Interior Design Ideas for How to Make a House Feel Like a Home

Interior Design Ideas for How to Make a House Feel Like a Home

Inside: Discover five practical ways to make a house feel like a home. Like, using a rug, a piece of art, or a throw pillow as inspiration for room colors. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of CORT. All opinions are […]

Positive Ways to Redirect Your Misbehaving Toddler

Positive Ways to Redirect Your Misbehaving Toddler

Inside: Find three positive ways to redirect your misbehaving toddler. It is the responsibility of the parents to train and teach their child the right skills and behavior. But as children learn, they will likely make mistakes along the way. One way to teach your […]

Easy on the Tummy Christmas Cookie Recipe & My Secret to Digestive Health Relief

Easy on the Tummy Christmas Cookie Recipe & My Secret to Digestive Health Relief

With the holidays in full swing, I love indulging in creative recipes like these chocolate-dipped chewy peanut butter cookies. They are the perfect sweet treat to end a holiday meal. My favorite part about these sweet cookies is that you can get creative by topping […]

Post Pregnancy Workout: How to Exercise After Having a Baby

Post Pregnancy Workout: How to Exercise After Having a Baby

Inside: Post Pregnancy Workout: How to Exercise After Having a Baby in 3 Simple Steps. Giving birth is a empowering experience. It’s also an extremely challenging ordeal and it leaves behind long-term effects you will need to deal with. Getting back into a healthy exercise routine […]