I’m trying to make the most of our time together before baby #2 arrives — and Piper and I recently tried out our new Gathre mat in the backyard for breakfast. If you haven’t heard of these multipurpose, bonded leather mats you are in for a treat! They work for just about anything you’d use […]
Food allergies are no joke – I’ve always known how serious and scary they can be, but after our dairy and soy-free year with Piper I realized just how hard they can be on the entire family. Food allergies have become more and more common with young children in recent years, with more than 6 million suffering from some type of food allergy in the United States!
I’m a big fan of holiday and seasonal books and reading with Piper in general –and it’s a good thing she’s a total book lover, too! We have plenty of Christmas books (see all my top picks here) but only one Thanksgiving book in our collection!
As many mothers, I’ve struggled with the dinner battle (and sometimes lunch….) with Piper for a long time now – it’s been the source of much personal frustration over the past two years and I’m excited to share more tips on how to feed your babies and kids a healthy diet with expert advice from […]
Since starting school in September Piper now LOVES to play with playdough, I didn’t realize quite how much until I gave this to her! The best part is that it smells like FALL and only takes 10 minutes to make.
Oh the joys of brushing teeth :) I shouldn’t complain because 80% of the time Piper cooperates with brushing her teeth — and I think it’s because we started practicing at such an early age and have always tried to make it fun. I thought I’d share a few tips from our experience today! When […]
With Piper starting school this month I’ve been a nervous wreck about her bringing home germs and getting sick once we have a newborn. I know that we are bound to be under the weather a lot this fall and winter so I’ve been trying to do everything in my power to boost Piper’s immune […]
Today I thought I’d share my running list of products to get before our baby arrives in December- items I need to re-stock and loved using with Piper and new products that I really want to try this time around. Do you have any suggestions?
I haven’t shared whats in our diaper bag in a while so I thought it was about time! Now that Piper’s potty training there are a few new items I added and being pregnant I also have it full of SNACKS for myself :) We are entering our 4th week of potty training and Piper’s […]
If you’re a mom reading this post chances are you’re well aware of the fussy, cranky, end-of-day time period that’s often called the “witching hour”. Our “witching hours” have gone through phases over the past two years.
I’m planning our nursery for bebe #2 and need you to help vote on your favorite crib + dresser combo!
For the first time we’ll need to be dressed, ready, fed and out the door by 8:20am — and in January I’ll have a little babe too! I’ve been polling all the mamas I know to get their tips for how THEY make it work – So here are my favorite 20 tips!