New Year’s Eve Countdown Activities for Kids
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New Year’s Eve Countdown Activities for Kids

My kids LOVE everything about New Year’s Eve. From staying up late, to the snacks, to the special New Year’s Eve countdown activities we do with them each year – they love it all! I won’t lie. As an adult, I could take or leave New Year’s Eve. With four kids, I’m pretty much perpetually…

Christmas I Spy Activity Printable Sheet
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Christmas I Spy Activity Printable Sheet

If there’s something every single member of my household absolutely loves, it’s Christmas! As such, we take every possible activity we can think of during November and December and find a way to make it Christmas-y. That’s where this Christmas I-Spy Activity Printable idea came from. My kids love playing I Spy (or Eye Spy,…

7 Daily Activities for Toddlers to Learn, Play, and Grow

7 Daily Activities for Toddlers to Learn, Play, and Grow

One of the challenges of caring for a toddler is deciding how to fill their schedule. These daily activities for toddlers will help you effectively plan your days AND help your toddler develop essential skills. The great thing about toddlers is they learn constantly – every daily activity, no matter how simple, is a learning…

My Baby Hates Tummy Time –  Help! 7 Tips to Make Tummy Time More Tolerable

My Baby Hates Tummy Time – Help! 7 Tips to Make Tummy Time More Tolerable

I’m well-versed in babies who hate tummy time. I’ve had four babies and tummy time was a challenge for each of them (and me). If your baby hates tummy time too, don’t worry! I’ve developed a lot of tips and tricks to make tummy time easier for babies who don’t like it (and their parents!)….

Story Sequencing Activities With Pictures For The Fall Season
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Story Sequencing Activities With Pictures For The Fall Season

Sequencing is a very typical skill to practice in elementary school –especially in kindergarten, first, and second grade. At the same time, the fall can be such a busy and exciting time for students (and their teachers and parents). Combining picture sequencing activities with a fall theme is a perfect way to marry the two!…

4 “Gifts” for the Parent In Your Life That Just Survived this God-Awful School Year
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4 “Gifts” for the Parent In Your Life That Just Survived this God-Awful School Year

It’s finally summer vacation (amen and hallelujah)! After surviving the past year of school, parents are completely wiped. Exhausted, really. It’s customary to get a gift for educators at the end of the school year, and I think that’s great. But after this highly unusual year, I think parents deserve a gift too. Here’s a…

15 Hilariously Funny Bedtime Memes For Parents Who Just Want Some Peace

15 Hilariously Funny Bedtime Memes For Parents Who Just Want Some Peace

Bedtime is the holy grail for parents, but it can also be one of the toughest parts of the day. Fortunately, there’s hysterically funny bedtime memes to make the bedtime routine go down easier! Whether you have a kid who hits the hay easily or one who hilariously resists bedtime with every fiber of their…

How to Pump While Holding Baby – So You Can Pump Without Losing Your Mind!
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How to Pump While Holding Baby – So You Can Pump Without Losing Your Mind!

Every desperate pumping mom finds herself in this situation at one point or another. You need to pump and baby just refuses to be put down. At that point, you inevitably ask yourself, “How can I pump while holding baby?” Good news! It’s not easy, but it’s not impossible. I’ll walk you through various options…

What To Do With A One Month Old Baby All Day – 15 Activities To Nurture Your Baby
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What To Do With A One Month Old Baby All Day – 15 Activities To Nurture Your Baby

After you survive the whirlwind of the first few weeks with a new baby, you may find yourself wondering what to do with your one month old baby all day long. This is especially true if it’s your first baby, but even seasoned moms can find themselves caught a little off guard starting all the…

The Hardest Thing About Being A Parent – Hilariously Honest Quotes From Real Parents

The Hardest Thing About Being A Parent – Hilariously Honest Quotes From Real Parents

What is the hardest part of being a parent? Well, OBVIOUSLY the hardest thing about being a parent is that, in the grand scheme of things, you have very little control over the most precious part of your life–your children. That thought is pretty much terrifying. But there are other hard things about parenting too,…