Gift Guide: Low Tech Toys

Gift Guide: Low Tech Toys

In our house low tech toys are the way to go! I believe they inspire a child’s imagination and allows them to be more creative than a toy that flashes and makes noise. This gift guide was inspired by my daughter who is currently 20 months old (I even ordered her some of these for … Read More

Best Children’s Clothing Brands on Instagram

Best Children’s Clothing Brands on Instagram

For the last couple of months I have been searching for the best children’s clothing brands on Instagram. This turned out to be a harder task then I expected. Especially for the size that Baby T is currently in. She is almost in a 4T and after that she will be wearing a child size … Read More

Potty Training

Potty Training

Potty training can be one of the most stressful parenting adventures when your child is young. It is the great transition from diapers to underwear with some hiccups in between. Everyone’s adventure is different, some easier than others, but we all have the same goal in mind to have our child potty trained! I want … Read More

Toddler’s Teeth Brushing Routine

Toddler’s Teeth Brushing Routine

It’s so important to establish a healthy teeth brushing routine while our kids are little. After the baby teeth are gone, their second set is there for life.  Establishing a routine while they are young will ensure the best care of their teeth when they are older. *This post may contain affiliate links. For my … Read More

What’s In Our Diaper Bag

What’s In Our Diaper Bag

A diaper bag is essential to my mom life. I’ve heard people say “you don’t really need one” or “as you have more kids you won’t want to carry one around anymore”, but I find it extremely helpful to have a packed bag for my daughter with extra items we may need that day. What’s … Read More

How Songs Help a Toddler’s Daily Routine

How Songs Help a Toddler’s Daily Routine

Singing is one of my favorite things to do with my daughter. At age one, she is learning how to sing along, do hand motions, dance around and even sing by herself (it is seriously the cutest thing to catch her doing). Not a day goes by without us singing. I feel that it is … Read More

The Best Board Books

The Best Board Books

*This post contains affiliate links. For my full disclosure please click here.* Our Top 5 Favorite Board Books In our home we are reading books constantly. Baby T is 16 months old, so board books are the most appropriate books for her age. They do not tear because they are so thick and she can … Read More

Why You Should Let Your Toddler Get Messy Eating

Why You Should Let Your Toddler Get Messy Eating

In school (I have a BA in child development) I learned that there are two things that you cannot force a child to do, use the bathroom and eat. These are two actions that a child must decide to do for themselves. Because of that developing a healthy relationship with food and encouragement to feed … Read More

Playing in the Rain

Playing in the Rain

Playing in the Rain Summer has finally arrived here in Alaska! Along with the sunshine comes some rain. Rainy days can feel so long being stuck inside all day. My advice, don’t sit inside and waste it, go outside and play! Baby T played in the rain for the first time this week. It was amazing … Read More