Now that my Littlest is out of diapers, I wanted to share my thoughts on "diaper free by two." I'll talk about how I've set flexible expectations, and changed my definition of the words "potty trained." I like to tell people my son isn't potty trained, but I am. Last summer we did the three day … [Read More...] about Tips for potty training and a realistic look at “diaper free by two years old”
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Any number of reasons could be causing you to read this article right now. Maybe it's a rainy day, or maybe you've got a baby sleeping and a preschooler to entertain. Or perhaps, like me, you've got a chronic illness that is making it really difficult to keep your kids happy and busy because you … [Read More...] about 5 Low-key activities I do with my preschooler and toddler
If you're getting leaks with your cloth diapers, and the inserts are completely saturated- it means you need more absorption. The best way to achieve this is with booster! I've used a lot of interesting things as cloth diaper boosters. Pretty much anything absorbent will work, even random things … [Read More...] about Creative cloth diaper boosters
Last year, just before the spring daylight savings time change, we decided to proactively purchase an Okay to Wake clock for our then three year old. One year later, our Gro Clock continues to be a solid investment. We purchased the clock from Toys R Us, at regular price. Here's how we've … [Read More...] about Gro Clock Review: one year later
I love reading birth stories. As another of 3 myself, I've experienced the joys and frustrations of birth three separate times and reading about other people's experiences is always interesting to me. But I've noticed a disturbing trend in comment sections around the internet. I'm seeing a lot of … [Read More...] about Please don’t laugh at my Birth Plan
Do you find yourself saying "But they don't need anymore toys for Christmas!" Just like I do each year? We'll this new tradition might be worth looking into! It's called Santa's Toy Bag and basically, you just fill a bag up with toys that your children no longer need and send it off to Santa's … [Read More...] about Santa’s Toy Bag: You’ll love this new Christmas tradition!