7 Busy Bags That Will Make a Great Christmas Present For Just a Couple Bucks

7 Busy Bags That Will Make a Great Christmas Present For Just a Couple Bucks

I LOVE busy bags! And you should too.  Why?  Because they’re an all-inclusive activity that helps teach your kid to clean up after himself.  They eliminate over-stimulation.  They increase focus and attention-span.  And they’re inexpensive (some are free!). So this Christmas, you might consider making or buying some busy bags for your toddler/pre-k child.  Here … Read more

The 15/45 Principle

Disclaimer: Yep, there are affiliate links.  For stuff that I would recommend anyways.  If you buy from the affiliate links, Amazon will give me a TIIIIINY percentage from your order.  It’s your call, but it’s always appreciated! Have you noticed that sometimes your kids are super happy to play independently, but other times they need … Read more

When Your Baby Pulls Off the Crib Sheet

Disclaimer: Yep, there are affiliate links.  For stuff that I would recommend anyways.  If you buy from the affiliate links, Amazon will give me a TIIIIINY percentage from your order.  It’s your call, but it’s always appreciated! It’s one thing when your kid pulling off the crib sheet is an occasional annoyance. It’s totally different … Read more

Words are Tools

I don’t think I ever thought about my word choice around children until I said something I viewed as totally harmless to my toddler niece and my sister-in-law sarcastically responded, “Great. Thanks for that.”