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August is National Family Fun Month | Here’s Exactly How to Celebrate

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August is national family fun month and there are plenty of unique holidays to celebrate all month long! As summer is dying down and your running out of creative ideas, these wacky holidays might just be the perfect thing to switch things up a bit! Keep reading to hear all about these crazy holidays and […]

33 Mother Son Date Ideas for Toddler Moms

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These mother son date ideas are the perfect way to make special time for just you and your little boy! Whether you’re stuck at home, want to get out, or are looking for fun activities on a budget this list has plenty of ideas for you both! I hope you are able to enjoy them […]

Exciting 2nd Birthday Gifts Your Toddler Is Guaranteed to Love

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When looking for 2nd birthday gifts for my son, I was determined to find him gifts that weren’t centered around technology. After tons of research, these are the best 2nd birthday gifts I’ve found and I’m so excited to share them with you all! This post is all about the best 2nd birthday gifts that […]

7 Books About a New Baby for Older Siblings

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Reading books about a new baby can help young kids better understand and begin to adjust to the idea of becoming a big brother or sister. If you can help your toddler make an easier transition to older sibling, you’ll make the newborn stage a whole lot easier for everyone! This post is all about […]

21 Quiet Toys for Toddlers & Tips to Create Your Own Quiet Corner

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These quiet toys for toddlers are perfect for church, a wedding, travel, or even just quiet time at home!  They are also great to transition older toddlers out of nap time and into quiet time. These toys are not only quiet but many of them are also small and portable so you can avoid being […]

25 Dollar Tree Stocking Stuffers Your Kids Will Love

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Dollar Tree stocking stuffers are truly the only way to go if you don’t want to spend a fortune on your kids’ stockings! They have tons of options for kids of all ages and these toys will quite literally give you the best bang for your buck! This post is all about finding the Dollar […]

A Mama’s Gift Guide: 30 Christmas Gifts for 18 Month Old

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This gift guide has Montessori toys, bath toys, quiet toys, building toys, toys for little car lovers, and even ones for fine motor skills! It’s filled with our favorite toys right now and the ones that will be under the tree this year! We hope you love them too!  This post contains affiliate links. What […]

25 Big and Little Ways to Set a Good Example for Your Kids

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When my 18 month old picked up my make up brushes and started brushing his face, it hit me that he is watching everything that I do. From things like makeup brushes to the way I deal with conflict to the way I treat strangers in public. He is absorbing all of it and has […]