5 Things You Should STOP Doing for Your Toddler + $50 Diapers.com Gift Card Giveaway!

It can be hard to let go when our babies grow up and become toddlers. We want to hang on to that little baby and refuse to accept that time truly does go by so fast. If you have found yourself realizing that your little baby is now a toddler then read on for the […]

Why I Put My Kids To Bed At 7 Every Night + Brentwood Home Twin Mattress Giveaway!!

As a mother to four young children I can speak from experience when I say sleep begets sleep. What does this mean? In a nutshell, well-rested children sleep better, whereas sleep-deprived children often have a harder time sleeping well. I have found this to be true with all four of my children and while it […]

10 Natural Teething Remedies That ACTUALLY Work!

If you have ever driven to Walmart at 2am with a screaming baby (me waving my hand wildly!), then you know that being prepared when you have a child that is of age to be teething is a necessity. I only did that once and from then on, I made sure I was always prepared […]

Should I Give My Baby Peanuts To Avoid Peanut Allergy?

As a parent we face many trials and dilemmas while raising our children. There are so many debates and opinions out there on everything from pacifier use to breastfeeding. One thing that is rising in incidence seems to be food allergies. You’ll find that they are running rampant among our children and no one seems […]

Blueberry Frozen Yogurt Pops Recipe + Other Natural Teething Relief Tricks!

As a parent it is never easy to see your children in pain. When babies are teething it can be miserable for both the baby and the parents! Today I’m bringing you some fantastic natural teething remedies that work! These frozen yogurt pops will soothe sore gums and bring some much needed relief to your […]

4 Must Haves For Every New Mom That You Probably Don’t Know About! + Giveaway For All 4!

Being a new mom brings joy, snuggles and a huge change in your everyday life! Going from no kids to having a baby also brings a whole slew of new products that both you and your baby need. I have 3 must haves for every new mom that you probably haven’t heard of (but you need […]

What Happens When Pampers Sends My Toddler A Surprise Box? Watch & See!

What parent in their right mind says “I can’t wait to start potty training!”? It’s no secret that potty training isn’t all fun and smiles. It doesn’t have to be miserable though! Brady is at the age where he is taking an interest in potty training and to help jump start his excitement, Pampers sent […]

Easy & Healthy Fresh Fruit Popsicles Recipe to Keep Kids Hydrated! + Kid-Friendly Hummus Recipe!

This post is sponsored by Go & Grow by Similac®. Keeping toddlers hydrated can be a challenge! Most toddlers don’t want to interrupt their playtime to stop and take a drink. The key to keeping them hydrated on hot summer days is to make it fun! These fresh fruit popsicles combine two ingredients to keep kids […]

Summer Berry Galette Recipe! Enjoying Farmers Market Recipes With Your Baby!

I absolutely LOVE summer and all of the fresh garden veggies and juicy fruits that go along with it. Summer to me means vibrant colors and flavors and soaking up the sun. I love visiting our local farmers market and scooping up the latest in-season fruits and vegetables. If you are a mama to little […]

7 Tips to Enjoy the Beach with a Toddler

Summer is almost upon us, and if you’re like my family, day trips to the beach are one of the best ways to cool off and have a wonderful family day together! While spending a day at the beach is a ton of fun, when you have toddlers, a lot of preparation goes into making […]

Huge List Of Things To Do This Summer To Prevent Bored Kids!

We are T minus 10 days and counting until Summer vacation starts and school is out for the Summer! My kids are counting it down and cannot wait for Summer break to hit! I know that their excitement is genuine but inevitably they will be yelling “Mom, I’m bored!” within a week or two. This […]

Crawling Concerns: Safety Measures for Parents of Toddlers on the Move

You can’t wait to see them take their first step, yet they have to crawl before they walk, which means you need to be concerned now.  Before you grow worried about their ability to run into furniture, out of the door, or up and down the stairs, you need to take safety precautions to ensure […]

Baby Food Ideas! How To Introduce Your Baby To The Flavors You Love

Introducing your baby to new flavors can be overwhelming! There are so many rules and it can feel like you are in uncharted territory. Fear not! Introducing your baby to new flavors, and even exotic flavors, isn’t as intimidating as you might think! Beech-Nut recognized the desire moms have to feed their babies the same unique […]

Make Your Own Mini PB&J Finger Foods Perfect For Toddlers Learning To Feed Themselves!

This year I have found myself in uncharted territory as a mom. I have four children, ages 1 1/2, 4 years, 5 years and 7 years old. My 4 year old has preschool all day, twice a week now which leaves me home 2 days a week with just my youngest child. That has given […]

Teach Your Kids The Right Amount Of Toilet Paper To Use With This Handy Trick!

Anyone who has ever been through potty training their child knows what a challenge it can be to get them to use the correct amount of toilet paper. Whenever we are potty training (and for a long time after that) we go through a TON of toilet paper. I may as well buy stock in […]

What To Do When Your Baby Doesn’t Like Their Veggies!

Whether you are a seasoned mom of four children like I am or you just had your first baby, one thing that none of us can control is the reaction our baby will have to new foods. Will they love their veggies or hate them? Will they embrace new foods or turn away from them? […]

A Guide To Feeding Baby Solids: When, What & How Much?

Babies don’t come with an instruction book and oftentimes parents find themselves faced with new stages and challenges. There isn’t any one way to do things and navigating parenting can be challenging when all we desire is to do the best for our babies. Introducing solid foods to our babies is a big milestone and […]

A Guide To Cord Blood Banking What You Need To Know Before The Big Day

Parenting comes with SO many questions and a lot of answers with unclear boundaries. There are a million different ways to parent and about as many answers to the various questions out there. One practice that isn’t new to the parenting scene, but has perhaps gone under-noticed, is the practice of banking your baby’s cord […]