The Ultimate Screen-Free Summer Activity Guide

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With three kids under four, I have to admit, Netflix calls out to me on those hot summer days. Sometimes I just don't have the energy or patience to come up with something new to do or some way to entertain them. Plus, I'd like to encourage imagination and independance through screen-free summer activities that build memories and sibling relationships.If you are like me, … [Read more...]

Review Of ReSqueeze

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Today I'm reviewing one of my new favorite products with you. Meet ReSqueeze. Really, this is one of those products that's so genius and simple I wonder why I didn't think of it myself! Visit ReSqueeze Here.Today I'm giving in an depth look at this amazing product that is going to make your life easier and one that your children will love!This fun break down … [Read more...]

Top 10 Worst Playdates

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 My kids want play dates more than they want candy. After a long day at school the first thing my son asks is, "Can I have a playdate?” It's also the first thing out of his mouth at 8am on a quiet Sunday morning. “Can you call Tommy’s mom and ask if he can come over?”  Play dates are a mom’s tool for free sitter time. Time when the kiddos are preoccupied and I can get … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World with Kids Water Tip (VIDEO)

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We are at Disney World this week for the Disney Social Media Moms Conference and it is 189 degrees. I might be exaggerating just a wee bit but summer has definitely hit Orlando early this year. If you have ever visited Disney World in the summer, you know that the heat and the humidity can really bring you down when visiting the parks. Standing in line at the rides (inside … [Read more...]

10 Things You Thought You’d Never Do As A Parent

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Let's face it: there's a 'Before Kids' mentality and an 'After Kids' mentality. Before kids, you have visions of a smiling, happy, easy child that you'll be able to calm when they cry using nothing but your soothing voice. After kids, you become more in tune with reality and you know that that smiling and happy child exists, you just wonder where they've gone when they're … [Read more...]