5 Tips To Keep Your Baby Happy During Diaper Changes {+ Aquaphor Giveaway!}

As a mom I do everything I can to keep my baby happy and healthy. We feed them, love them, snuggle them and we change their diapers. As your baby gets older and more mobile, they often don’t like laying down nice to have their diapers changed. Diaper changing time can become a new battle […]

Potty Training the EASY Way! Secret Tips From A Mother Of 4!

Potty training. Just uttering those two words is enough to make any parent groan. Potty training isn’t something that generally incites excitement in any of us as parents. As a mother of 4 children, 3 of whom are potty trained, I always dreaded having to potty train my children. I’ve learned some things along the […]

How To Eliminate GMO’s In Your Baby’s Diet

There is a new movement taking hold and parents are uniting and demanding to know what is in their baby’s food. One thing has been made clear by many parents and that is that they don’t want GMO’s in their food. Eating an organic or GMO free diet has become more and more common. Until […]

How To Host A Potty Training Party! Fun Party Ideas + Free Printables!

Potty training is often dreaded by many parents. I know I dreaded it as well. I still have one kiddo to go and two kids who wear Pampers Easy Ups at night still. Potty training doesn’t have to be a dreaded task though. Make it fun and motivate your child. They pick up on the […]

Baby Pancake Recipe Using Rice Cereal & Fruit Topping!

Whether your baby is just starting to explore finger foods or they’ve outgrown being fed rice cereal and baby food and have asserted their newfound independence, this baby pancake recipe is just perfect for them! It’s a great way to use up leftover baby rice cereal and baby food if your baby is beyond that […]

7 Things to Know When Taking Care Of Your Newborn

How do you take care of your newly born? Your baby needs caring for in the early years, and you need to know how to do it right, because your baby will not know how to express themselves yet.  Nothing is more precious and important for a mother than her newborn who needs utmost care and […]

An Open Letter To All Pregnant Women: You Can Do Without All The Stuff + Unconventional Baby Gifts

Having a baby is a joyous occasion. It is one that you have nine months to prepare for (ten months if you’re really counting) and it can be so overwhelming. Welcoming a new life into the world is a monumental occasion and one that deserves a proper welcome. With all of the decisions that you […]

5 Must Have Diaper Bag Essentials That You Better Not Leave Home Without! {+ timi & leslie Diaper Bag Giveaway $160 Value!}

When it comes to babies, let’s face it, they have a lot of STUFF! Traveling light and baby don’t belong in the same sentence. So what do you REALLY need to make sure you have when you leave home and what can you do without? As a mom to four kids I can almost guarantee […]

How To Teach Your Baby To Swim: 5 Must Have Tips!

Teaching your baby to swim is an important skill that should be started at a young age. The earlier you start introducing baby to the water, the less likely they are to fear it later. Here are 5 must have tips for introducing your baby to the water and beginning their lessons in learning to […]

Toddler Friendly Recipes The Whole Family Can Enjoy

Most parents fall into one of two categories when it comes to feeding their toddlers. You either have a child that will eat anything you put in front of him or you have a picky eater. When you have a picky eater, you need to get creative with the food you serve. These bite-sized toddler-friendly […]

DIY Mess-Free Toddler Sensory Bags! Be Prepared For Your Next Sick Day!

*This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/P&G. It never fails. Moms don’t get sick days. While you can do your best to stay germ free, chances are you will get sick at one point or another and you will still have to take care of your children. Moms are on call 24/7 and we don’t […]

Don’t Forget To Pack Your Baby Christmas Dinner Too!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Happy Family Products . All opinions are 100% mine. There are so many things that change, with each and every child you have. With the first child, things are always by the book. Literally. You read all the books about everything from pregnancy to […]

Christmas Eve Box Tradition & Ideas!

Every year I give each of my children just one gift to open on Christmas Eve. It is the only gift they will receive from Mom & Dad because Santa brings the rest on Christmas morning. Each year they receive their Christmas Eve box and it has become such a fun tradition that I now […]

How To Keep Baby Warm In Winter Without Blankets In The Crib

This week I was at Early Childhood Family Education class with my kids. It is basically a class that parents can bring their kids age 0-5 years old to in order to socialize, separate from the parents for part of the time, and get ready for entering school. My kids love it! We go and […]

Why Is Motion So Important To Babies?

I think Brady is by far my most active baby. He is constantly moving and happy. If you hold him up in the air his little legs start running! He is happiest when in motion. This seems to hold true for most babies, whether they like to be in moms arms rocking or swaying or […]

Picky Eater Muffins Recipe That Have DHA, Calcium, Iron, Vitamin D & Prebiotics!

  Do you have a picky eater? My four year old son Aiden is extremely picky. My 2 year old son Carson used to be my best eater and could eat everyone else under the table, but lately he has picked up on his big brothers bad eating habits and has become more picky himself. […]

An Open Letter To Mothers Of Colicky Babies

To you, the Mother of a colicky baby reading this while you pace the room, baby in arms. I share my own experience with a colicky baby in hopes that you garner some wisdom or just some peace from it. I hope someone can learn from my experience and that it shines a light at […]

How To Keep Toddlers Cool & Hydrated This Summer

Keeping toddlers cool and hydrated all Summer long can be a challenge. Any mom knows that reasoning with a toddler can be nearly impossible at times. That’s why it is important to have some simple tricks up your sleeve to keep your tot cool and hydrated this Summer! It is easy for their little bodies […]