Family Halloween Traditions To Start This Year!

Creating traditions that are special to your family is about more than the act itself, it’s about creating lifelong memories. I can fondly look back on many traditions my own family had growing up and I want my kids to be able to do the same thing. Here are some fun Halloween traditions that my […]

Aiden’s First Day of Preschool: My Little Superhero!

Today was Aiden’s first day of preschool. I cannot believe that my second born is already four years old and off to preschool, all day, twice a week. That means he gets to ride the bus, eat lunch in the cafeteria and the whole nine yards! All without Mom by his side. This can be […]

Kids Dinosaur Activities ~ Have Your Own Dinosaur Themed Day!

Picking a theme for the day and planning themed activities is one of my kids favorite things to do. I think back to school and some of my favorite ways to learn were through themed units. I try to recreate that structure for my own kids and plan a unit for learning. They think it’s […]

Sending A Child With A Peanut Allergy To Preschool

My four year old son Aiden has a life threatening peanut allergy. He was diagnosed with it when he was a year old. His Birthday is a few days before Christmas and after he turned one we had reached the age when he could try peanut butter for the first time. He had a eaten […]

How To Prepare You Children For Daylight Savings: Keep Their Sleep Schedules On Track!

Every parent knows that Daylight Savings wreaks havoc on children’s sleep schedules. While many may look forward to the extra hour of sleep and dread losing one, parents just dread it in general no matter if they should be gaining or losing sleep. They know they ultimately will deal with battles with their kids as […]

Tips For Nighttime Training Your Potty Training Child

I am beyond excited to tell you that we have successfully potty trained Aiden and we got it accomplished before he turned 3 which was my goal! I am SO EXCITED that he is potty trained. He is doing absolutely fantastic at it and has had very few accidents during the daytime since he started […]

Did You Parent Your Second Child Differently Than Your First?

With Danika I was a super germ-o-phobe, do everything by the book Mom. If her binky fell on the floor she wasn’t getting it back until I had washed it in warm soapy water or sterilized it in my binky sterilizer. She didn’t get a taste of any food until the day she turned the […]

Wordless Wednesday Linky! Danika’s First Day of Preschool!

Yesterday was Danika’s first day of Preschool. It’s an odd feeling to hand over this little girl that I’ve been responsible for taking care of 24/7 for the last 4 years and entrust her to her teacher for an entire day. It left me feeling a little helpless and made me realize that I had […]

Encourage Your Daughter To Dress Independently! Danika’s Barbie Fashions Show!

At 4 years old Danika is becoming more independent. She likes to get dressed on her own and pick out her own outfits. I gladly encourage her to do so as I want her to learn the important skills necessary for taking care of herself as she grows. One thing I do to encourage her […]

Toddler Tuesday! Have A Purple Day: Kool Aid Scented Play Dough & Purple Cow Milkshake Recipe!

Welcome to Toddler Tuesday! This is where you can find fun toddler related activities, ideas, memories and more. I hope to bring you some fun projects that you can do with your own kids! You can grab the Toddler Tuesday button on my sidebar! We decided to have a purple day! Danika dressed up in […]