Pom Poms

I get asked all the time, what are some ways to keep my toddler busy? My answer? POM POMS! They are the cheapest and most underrated toy of all time.  Both of my kids love them, and will spend hours just manipulating them with their fingers.  Below I’m sharing just 4 ways to use pom…

The Season of Mess

Tea For Two We decided to do a little tea party yesterday. And by we, I mean Ella.  She’s been begging me for weeks and I just kept saying no.  So it went on the agenda and we did it! Usually our tea parties are very exclusive, but this time we included the crazy two-year-old who spent…

The Ten Commandments of a Toddler Parent

 [1] Thou shall not sing with thy toddler.  Thy toddler demands the spotlight. [2] Thou shall not talk to thy toddler  while thy toddler is pooping.  Ever. [3] Thou shall not help thy toddler even when it’s evident that they need your guidance. [4] Thou shall not cut food in a way that has been previously approved by thy toddler. Always ask permission…

March 4th, 2013

Today my baby girl turns 2. I knew this day was coming, but I still wasn’t prepared for all the emotions that hit me like at tidal wave this morning.  Two years ago my life changed for the better.  I remember the anticipation of her birth and how wonderful she felt in my arms.  Those chubby…