How to Respond to Someone Who Touches Your Belly (VIDEO)

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If you are pregnant or have ever been pregnant, you know that it seems like an open invitation for strangers (or everyone for that matter!) to reach out and touch your belly. To be fair, some people ask, but unfortunately, the majority do not. Pregnancy seems like one of the only times that it is […]

Ring Slings | A Shopping Guide


In the world of babywearing there are many, many (MANY) options. Over my babywearing days I’ve played around, fallen in love and found some sturdy favorites that have served my babies and I well. Today, I’m excited to share some favorites from the ring sling genre of babywearing. Ring slings are a very simple form […]

15 Things To Do For 15 Minutes Each Morning


I’m a big believer in starting your day off on the right foot, so I try to be in bed early and rise early. I’m basically one of those annoying, happy morning people. I like getting up before the sun does, because I can get so much done! I didn’t used to be like that […]

Mompreneurs You’ll Want To Check Out! Part 1

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It’s May! The month for mamas! In honor of moms who are also entrepreneurs, let’s give them a pat on the back and a hearty dose of encouragement by sending some of our shopping dollars their way! Take a peek at these mompreneurs and their dandy little shops! First up, meet Maggie, she originally had […]

Summer Shoes For Moms Chasing Littles


If you’re a mom, chances are you spend a lot of time chasing your kids around. That means we need comfortable shoes on our feet! I’m all about fashion and looking good, even though I’m a mom, so that means I try to find shoes that look and feel great! Today I’ve gathered together some shoes […]

Chapter Books to Read With Your Preschooler

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Last week my 3 year old and I started a new bedtime tradition — we are reading our first chapter book! I’ve been looking forward to this day for quite some time: the day when she was eager to listen and not get stressed that there were fewer or no pictures. I’m thrilled to adventure […]

20 Water Activities To Try This Summer


I don’t know about you but all my son wants to do during summer is be in the water. Honestly, when it’s hot outside, that’s about all I want to do too. So here are 20 fun water activities to try this summer! 1. Liquid limbo. Use the stream from a water hose as the […]

Resources to Overcome Toddler Biting


I wish this post could hold the magic answer for toddler biting. But it’s doesn’t. Rather, it’s my white flag of surrender and admission that we’ve got a little problem over here. The first time my son bit I was devastated. (And yes, I wrote “first” because it has happened more than once. In fact, […]

Ideas For Inexpensive Summer Family Fun


Summer is quickly approaching. It’s getting hot, the kids are going to be out of school, and you’re thinking of what you’re going to do. Worry no more, because we’ve got ideas for inexpensive summer day trips that you and the kids will love! Fun doesn’t have to cost a lot, as you will soon […]

10 Things You May Not Have Known You Can Use Instagram For


Myspace, Facebook, Twitter, Vine- in an age where social media and apps are everything, Instagram wins for me. Did you know you can do more than just edit photos? That’s why we’re sharing 10 things you can use Instagram for that you may not have known about. 1. Buy/Sell. So many people (myself included) have […]