Chex Party Mix Makes For A Perfect Teacher Appreciation Gift! (And Mailman Gift!) #ChexPartyMix

December 19, 2014
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Today marks the end of the first half of the school year. While school has taken a while to get accustomed to, we for sure have got it down. I almost like it a little too much! I’m still new to this whole school-thing, but I really want to be sure I’m not slacking in the gift-giving department for my kids’ teachers to show them how much I *really* appreciate them. Therefore I took a little time out yesterday creating {Read More}

Graco Soothing System Glider

December 7, 2014
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How Can I Get my Baby to Calm Down and Sleep? Getting a baby to sleep, or even stop crying, can sometimes be quite a chore. Micah loved being held and rocked. Required it. But my arms got tired and the dishes needed to be done, so he learned to love his bouncer when I couldn’t hold him. Emersyn also loves being held, but she seems to get overwhelmed when she’s sleepy and falls asleep WAY better out of my {Read More}

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 27, 2014
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Happy Thanksgiving! Take today to be especially thankful for all the blessings in your life, big and small. Think about them, talk about them, thank God for them, and focus on them. Maybe even write them down and keep them by your bedside so you remember them tomorrow too! Thank you for reading our blog and leaving your feedback! Have a fantastic day full of friends, food and happy thoughts!

Dreambaby for Two Year Olds Too!

November 18, 2014
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Dreambaby® primarily makes safety items, which typically makes parents think of just-crawling-getting-into-everything babies. Toddlers and two-year-olds need extra items too though! Three items that are great for a growing, busy and learning little child are the Dreambaby® Stroller Net, Dreambaby® Soft Touch Potty Seat, and Dreambaby® Sliding Door Decals! Dreambaby® Stroller Net A busy toddler means toys! And diapers, and wipes, and pacifiers, and probably a stuffed animal. Oh, and extra clothes because he WILL find the mud puddle in {Read More}

Handprint and Footprint Art!

November 4, 2014
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While my mom was here, when Emersyn was just a week old, we took the opportunity to start to handprint art. And footprint art. It was a little difficult to get Emersyn to open up her hand for nice prints, but with one person hold the cookie sheet with the dough or paper on top and baby E reclining in the bouncer, the other person could open the hand and make the print. Thankfully, the dough can easily be re-squished {Read More}