5 Must-Haves for a Fun Summer Outing with Baby

5 Must-Haves for a Fun Summer Outing with Baby

With summer just around the corner, your family is likely planning fun outings to take in the warm weather. If you are bringing a baby along, it's important that you are packed and ready for them to enjoy the day too. Below are five things YOU need to have on hand when going out as a family in summer. 5 Must-Haves for a Fun Summer Outing with Baby 1. Sunscreen! You do not want to risk their … [Read more...]

10 Simple Sensory Play Recipes for Kids

10 Simple Sensory Play Recipes for Kids

As children learn and grow, sensory play is essential. Most people, kids and adults, learn and retain better when multiple senses are engaged. You can probably think back to your own memories that are associated with a certain smell, taste, or sound. Sensory play does more than help make memories. It can foster cognitive, social, emotional, and linguistic development. Depending on the … [Read more...]

WaterWipes – A Safe, Effective Alternative to Regular Baby Wipes

Durable WaterWipes

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for WaterWipes. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Going greener when you become a mom is never a bad option. Babies have more sensitive skin, noses, and bodies. No one needs to be exposed to harmful chemicals, but especially not when they are … [Read more...]

Fresh & Tasty Baby Food = Beech-Nut Organic {Giveaway}

Beech-Nut Organics

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for¬†Beech-Nut. I received a free coupon to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Before I became a mom, I vowed to always make my kid's baby food as they transitioned from formula to real food. I wanted to do this to ensure I knew what was going into their little … [Read more...]

Getting your Kids to Brush their Teeth Correctly

Firefly Toothbrush

Our 4 year old is becoming more independent by the day. He likes to dress himself, pour his own drinks, and brush his own teeth. That last one is tricky, because I worry about his oral health. Some days, it's hard to get him into the bathroom to brush. Others, he wants to do a quick brush job. In his haste, I know that he didn't properly brush a single tooth.¬†James and I have been promoting … [Read more...]

10 Must-Know Mom Hacks!

10 Must Know Moms Hacks for Poison Oak, Diaper Rash, Congestion, and More!

As a mom, we all need to know as many tricks as we can to keep our kids safe and happy. No one wants a trip to the ER in the middle of the night! Below are 10 mom hacks, as I like to call them. They are DIY, natural ways to fight common childhood ailments: poison ivy, diaper rash, insect bites and more!   1. If you see some redness and irritation on your baby's precious bottom, this … [Read more...]