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How to Throw a Roaring Three Rex Birthday Party on a Budget

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A three rex birthday party will be a dream for the dinosaur loving toddlers. But, even better, I’ll show you how to throw your three rex birthday party on a budget. That way, everyone can enjoy the day! This post is all about how to create an incredible three rex birthday cake, simple yet amazing […]

15 Potty Training Hacks That Made Potty Training So Much Easier

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Potty training honestly intimidated the crap out of me at first but these potty training hacks helped make it a whole lot easier for both of us.  This post is all about potty training hacks that are tried and tested. These are hacks that actually work and will make potty training so much easier. This […]

17 Screen Free Ideas that Encourage Independent Play for Toddlers

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Independent play for toddlers is insanely important! Not only are there so many benefits to independent play but it will also allow you to get a few things done without plugging your kids in to watch something.  This post is all about screen free and low prep independent play for toddlers! This post may contain […]

9 Secrets That Made Going From 1 Kid to 2 So Much Easier

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Going from 0 kids to 1 is incredibly different from going from 1 kid to 2. Both have challenges of their own and my hope is to share a few things to make that transition easier for you. This post is all about the transition going from 1 kid to 2, everything I’ve learned and […]

FREE Visual Packing List to Allow Kids of Any Age to Pack for Themselves

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A visual packing list allows kids of any age to take on the of packing their own suitcase. This can be a huge relief to parents since packing to go anywhere for any amount of time with kids requires SO MUCH. A visual packing list allows your kids to feel pride in their independence and […]

31 Simple Spring Activities for Families to Start Enjoying the Sunshine

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After being stuck inside for the winter months, these spring activities for families are the perfect way to get out and enjoy the sunshine. With everything from free ice cream, to nature hikes, to crafts, to fun backyard games, you will find something every one of your kids (and you) will love! This post is […]

14 Valentine’s Day Activities for Toddlers That They’ll Love

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Valentine’s day activities for toddlers are truly crucial to every mom’s sanity. The post holiday blues have set in for everyone, it’s cold outside, and when Valentine’s Day comes around everyone is looking to celebrate! This post is all about Valentine’s Day activities for toddlers that are easy, simple, and SO fun to get your […]

Valentine Basket Ideas for Toddlers That Both Girls and Boys Will Love

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These Valentine basket ideas for toddlers are simple ways to make your children feel loved without pumping them full of sugar! With Valentine’s Day books, crafts, games, stuffed animals, and PJs you can create a killer Valentine’s basket that your toddler will absolutely love! This post is all about unique Valentine basket ideas for toddlers. […]

18 Fun Snow Activities for Kids to Keep Busy This Winter

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If your kids have grown tired of building snowmen over and over again, these unique snow activities for kids will help you both enjoy winter again!  This post is all about creative snow activities for kids to keep busy during the winter months! This post contains affiliate links. What is an Affiliate? Snow Activities for […]