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12 Activities for Toddler Quiet Time

12 Activities for Toddler Quiet Time

Toddlers are rambunctious little ones full of energy. However, mommy and daddy do have to get some work done to keep things going: clean, dinner, correspondence, etc. If your toddler is out of the nap stage, there are some things that you can have them  do to encourage some safe, independent play. As much as […] Read more…

7 Toddler Items You Need and 3 Items You Don’t

7 Toddler Items You Need and (Three You Don't)

When I organized my toddler’s dresser, I separated out all of his old baby clothes… and then I cried. Other parents know why I cried because they might have gotten sad during this time as well. It’s an interesting transition from baby to toddler.  On the one hand, you pat yourself on the back for […] Read more…

5 Tips For Raising Kids Who Give Back

5 Tips for Raising Kids Who Give Back

Generosity and being selfless are something we emphasize in our home, especially around the holidays. Our family has been incredibly blessed with what we have and we feel that it’s only right to try to spread that feeling of joy and gratitude. While our son is in his toddler years, we are trying to show […] Read more…

10 Effective Teeth Brushing Tips for Toddlers

10 Effective Teeth Brushing Tips for Toddlers

Cleaning your toddler’s teeth should be a part of your daily routine. However, as we know, toddlers may not always be the most cooperative or patient people to work with. Persistence and Commitment is key. You should start introducing tooth brushing when teeth first appear. Sometime during the toddler years, your child will have most or all of their […] Read more…

20+ Must-Save Pieces of Childhood Memorabilia

20+ Must-Save Pieces of Childhood Memorabilia

Any parent will tell you, kids grow fast. It’s like one day, you look back, and your little baby is not a baby anymore (even though they’re still your little baby). As your kids get older, it may be tempting to keep every little art project or keepsakes from their childhood, but let’s face it, […] Read more…