Big Sister Gift Bag

When we were expecting our son, I knew I wanted to do something special for our daughter since I knew we were going to be separated for a little bit while my husband and I were both in the hospital following my c-section. I put together a little gift bag and gave it to my … Continue reading Big Sister Gift Bag

Cheap Entertainment for a Toddler; BEANS!!!

In my constant search for entertainment for the toddler I've tried EVERYTHING! And I am in complete and utter shock of the things that stick and are the most fun to the kiddo. For instance junk mail, I hate it but she thinks it's soooo much fun. Shoes; not only the cutest thing to hear … Continue reading Cheap Entertainment for a Toddler; BEANS!!!

10 Tips for a Toddler Easter Basket

First off, I must admit, I am no expert as this is the first Easter I've put together a basket for my daughter....last year I decided my daughter was too little to get into it - we'd just go to my parent's house and enjoy dinner and the day together! Yay!!! Sounded great! .....Until I … Continue reading 10 Tips for a Toddler Easter Basket

20 Free Minutes? Yes Please!

Lately I've been completely dumbfounded by the pile of toys going untouched in our home. Like many other parents - I stocked up on everything I could think of...educational toys, musical toys, toys that spin, stacking toys, blocks, stuffed animals, etc. etc. - you get the idea. Tons and tons of different things to stimulate … Continue reading 20 Free Minutes? Yes Please!

Baby Busy Board – BOOM!

Our daughter has the attention span of a flea, I think that's mostly just due to her age but she's definitely not gaining any favors by being born into my gene pool... I've seen lots and lots of the ever popular busy boards but was trying to figure out how to make it look nice … Continue reading Baby Busy Board – BOOM!