Mott’s for Tots – Packed with Nutrition Toddlers Need

Though Sawyer has started coming around a bit when it comes to trying new foods, he is still quite picky. We have to use other methods for getting him the nutrients he needs. I am certain it's just a phase and he will soon be eating a bigger variety, but until then, we have to get creative! For essential vitamins that come from fruits, most of which he won't eat raw, we often give him … [Read more...]

5 Tips to Get through your Summer Reading List…for Moms!

5 Tips to Get Through Your Summer Reading List...for Moms!

With school out and summer upon us, many moms want to take some time out of the warm months to read a few books. It may not seem like this is always a possible feat, no matter how much you want to complete your summer reading list. Kids need attention, they need to be taken here and there, and you may have work to do in between your family’s commitments. Never fear! These give summer reading … [Read more...]

Easier Lunchtimes with Kids – 4 Tips & A Giveaway!

Easier Lunchtime with Kids

Meal times with kids can sometimes be a struggle. Here, we deal with a picky eater that would rather do anything than sit at the table and feed his body most days. There's also the messes that occur almost every other day. Fortunately, I have learned some ways to make lunch time easier for him and me -- and it doesn't take a lot of effort to get him to eat nowadays! 1. Offer limited … [Read more...]

Choosing the Right Baby Formula

Tips to Choosing the Right Baby Formula for your Baby

This post is compensated as part of the Similac StrongMoms Ambassador Program. All opinions are mine! Though I had planned to breastfeed both of my boys, things didn't work out. We had to decide which formula to use during both of their first weeks of life. What we found is there is a lot of brands and varieties out there, but we chose Similac above all the others. Dr. Sue Hubbard, … [Read more...]

Favorite Summer Firsts with Puracyn

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This is a product-provided, sponsored conversation that contains affiliate links. I received one 4 oz. spray bottle of Puracyn® OTC Wound & Skin Care and a branded first aid kit. All opinions, text and experiences are my own. #PuracynFirst Summer is probably my family's favorite season. Sure, we enjoy cooler temperatures and snow (if we get it here in Georgia), but there's nothing like … [Read more...]

6 Fun Ways to Keep Kids Cool This Summer

6 Ways to Keep Kids Cool This #Summer #Parenting #Kids

As parents, our goal for the summer is to keep our children safe from the heat. Because it can get upwards of 100 degrees in some parts of the country, it’s important to plan activities that allow them to stay cool. Read on for six fun ways you can keep your kids cool this summer! 1. Have Water Gun Wars Summer is the perfect time to play with water toys. For some kids, nothing is more … [Read more...]

5 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Becoming a Mom… #MilestoneMoments {Giveaway}

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P&G sent me product samples to facilitate this post. There is so much information out there to read during pregnancy. Things about becoming a new mom, how to survive parenthood, what you need for a happy baby. With so much advice, it can get overwhelming! Now that I am a mom, I think back on the information I really needed. Below are five things I wish I had known before becoming a … [Read more...]