DIY Bubble Bath With Essential Oils

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Rub-a-dub-dub ... we're adding bubbles to our tub!Evening baths just aren't the same in our house without a dose of bubble bath. The kids love adding it to the water and swirling it around; I love the calm scent it gives to the bathroom. We pretty much all think bubbles in the bath are fabulous!Here's the problem though - cheap bubbles aren't the healthiest. They're … [Read more...]

Review: Quercetti Daisy Maxi

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Today's review is going to feature a wonderful winner of a toy I stumbled across years ago ... the Quercetti Daisy Maxi. The title of this gem tells you nothing so I'll break in down for you.1) Quercetti is a an Italian educational toy company with 60 years of toy making experience. If you're anything like me, you'll love everything you try.2) Daisy describes the shape … [Read more...]

3 Moms Rocking the Babywearing World

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As I write I'm fully immersed in the awesomeness of motherhood. Sounds a little sappy, right? But it's true! I'm watching Call the Midwife (absolutely love and adore this show), prepping my living room for a babywearing gathering I'm hosting tomorrow, and perusing three of my favorite mamas small biz shops.Back in Call the Midwife days it looks like "babywearing" probably … [Read more...]

Truly Healthy Granola Bars

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Some granola bars are more akin to candy bars, right? And there is no way we want our kids munching on a dessert masked as a healthy snack. That just doesn't makes sense for their growing bodies.So, I've been on the hunt for truly healthy granola bars. Ones that make the kids smile while simultaneously removing the fear of a sugar high and subsequent meltdown. To give you … [Read more...]

Traveling With Kids: 8 Activities For the Airplane

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Remember when I polled ya'll for my recent trip across the country? Well, I'm back and so excited to share some of the things I learned while traveling with a 2 and 4 year old.The first leg of our trip included our adventure to the airport (we were almost late for our departure!), 2 1/2 hours on the plane, a layover, and then another 2 1/2 hours. None of which corresponded … [Read more...]