My Baby is Riding Comfortably and Safely in the Evenflo Symphony LX

Teething Toys #post

This Evenflo Symphony LX Review is part of a sponsored campaign on behalf of One2One Network. All opinions stated are my own. It's that time in my baby boy's life where he is moving up to a bigger car seat. He has almost outgrown his infant seat length-wise, and it's getting so heavy to carry him and the seat together. I'm a bit saddened by this new milestone, especially since he seems to be … [Read more...]

My 5 Diaper Bag “Must Haves” for Older Babies, Including Good Diapers!

5 Diaper Bag Must Haves for Older Babies #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias When first born, babies require a lot of stuff! I didn't realize quite how many baby diapers, bottles, wipes, and outfits needed to be carried until we had kids of our own. As your little one grows, however, you will likely begin taking less with you when you head out. … [Read more...]

Homemade Sugar Plum Play Dough

Sugar Plum Scented Play Dough

It's almost time for Christmas crafts for kids! I cannot believe this year has flown by so quickly...but we are into birthday (September and December) and holiday season around here. My oldest has really been digging play dough lately, so I was thinking - how cool would scented play dough be! Sugar Plum Play Dough is easy to make, and it will have your kids thinking about Santa's arrival. Read … [Read more...]

Fall Fashion for Kids & Easy Shopping for Moms with FabKids

FabKids Review

Even though my boys aren't in school yet, I always like to browse the internet for fall fashion for kids. They are home with me most days, but they still need some nice outfits for holidays and other events. FabKids knows that all kids need to look stylish, and they offer full outfit choices to make shopping easier for moms! No more stressing while holding up top after top, trying to pair … [Read more...]

Six Tips to More Family Time on Busy Weekday Mornings

More Family Time on Busy Mornings

When families are getting themselves and everything else ready for school or work, the mornings can easily become hectic. It may seem like the only moment you see your family on busy mornings is when they are flying out the door. Fortunately, there are ways you can combat the craziness and have more family time, even on busy mornings! 1. Do as much as possible the night before. Make … [Read more...]

4 Common Questions New Parents Ask

Common Questions New Parents Ask

Thanks to the world wide web, more and more new parents are getting information about their babies online. Nutrition and feeding are two very popular areas where moms and dads have questions. I know these two topics stumped James and I quite a bit when Sawyer was new...and again when Dawson came along! This post is compensated as part of the Similac StrongMoms Ambassador Program. All … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Turn Dinner Time into Fun Family Time #sharethetable

Barilla #SharetheTable Initiative

This post is brought to you by Barilla. All opinions are mine.   James and I have always felt that dinner time is one of the most important times of the day for families. Before we had kids, we knew we wanted to have the meal around the dining room table so we could all enjoy it together. We got ourselves in the habit by doing dinner at the table, just the two of us. Busy schedules don't allow … [Read more...]