Car seat safety is one of those issues every parent says they care about but it’s easy to lose track or have an improperly installed car seat without knowing it. See some free resources to have your car seat checked so you can know for sure!
When Back-To-School Spells Stress For Parents & Children
Although the weather is still quite warm out – there is a certain something in the air that just tells you it’s almost time for back-to-school. Making the transition back to school from the carefree days of summer can be quite a change for kids and parents alike. Not everyone who homeschools takes a summer break, […]
Pumping Tips from A Mother’s Boutique
My biggest piece of advice is: Don’t expect them to know what your needs are – you need to tell them.
Mom, Don’t Forget to Eat Healthy Meals!
It’s 6 o’clock at night and you can’t remember if you ate anything. Sound familiar?
Teaching my Kids Life Skills #2min2x – Plus a Giveaway!
When’s the last time you felt like you’d had a good parenting moment in just a couple minutes. This video made me laugh because it’s really almost impossible! There are so few things you can actually teach your kids in just two minutes, eh? That’s what I love about the Ad Council campaign to promote […]
Funny Quotes About Kids That Will Leave You Giggling
If you’re having one of those days where the idea of the kids running away with the circus sounds appealing to you, let these funny quotes about kids ease your pain.
Safe Babywearing: An Illustrated Guide to Hip Health
I am told that even though baby carrier choices are expanding, the only obvious option to most parents, especially those looking to big box stores for guidance, is the Baby Bjorn and its various knock-offs. A lot of parents have ended up equating babywearing with the Bjorn, and I come across parents all the time […]
National Brush Day + Giveaway
Three out of four parents told the AdCouncil recently that their kids sometimes or frequently forget to brush. We really should be able to stop for two minutes at a time to help them learn to brush well.
Your Legacy: The Greatest Gift by Dr. James Dobson (Book Review)
In this book, Dr. Dobson uses personal examples to show how this looked in his own family, and Scriptural examples of fathers who were great men of the faith—but failed to pass it on to their children.
Karibu Step Potty and Other Toilet Training Resources
I agreed to review the Karibu Step up Cushion Potty Chair because we have TWO in the toilet training range, and I have to say it’s one of the best toilet trainers we’ve ever tried. For the price of a little kid toilet, you get something so much simpler to use. Why I Love the […]
Study Confirms Home Birth Safety
Both of my children were born at home, after very different labors. My first labor was long and challenging. My daughter was born into my midwife and husband’s hands as I squatted on a birthing stool on our living room floor. My second home birth was fast – it came quickly, swept me up like […]
(Simple) Steps for Organizing Shoes and Jewelry
Happy New Year! Even though I’m a few days late, the year is still really new, right? I hope it’s going well for you so far- and you’re keeping your resolutions so far. *wink* One of the most common resolutions people make is “to get more organized.” But what does that exactly mean? It’s a […]