Tag: toddlers

My New Parenting Style: Chair-enting

On a day when all four of my kids were out of school for some random holiday, it was warm enough to be outside....

My Floor Plan is Destroying My Family

As an interior designer — and person of questionable sanity — who has moved seven times over the last eight years, I thought I knew...

Busy Activities to Minimize Screen Time

In my house, we use screen time sparingly and mostly as a treat. Television isn’t something that my daughter gets the opportunity to watch...

Rainy Day Activities + Local Indoor Favorites for When Cabin Fever...

Living in the Sunshine State certainly comes with perks — perfect weather almost 24/7 for beach days, park dates and picnics. But in the...

Music Can Be Magic to Help Toddlers ‘Clean Up’

If you have a couple of toddlers at home during the day, there’s no doubt you have a disarray of toys, books, or maybe...

6 Must-Haves for Your Toddler’s Busy Bag

Sometimes I think my toddler is the busiest human being on the planet. She literally cannot sit still. My husband says she is just...

I Haven’t Spoken To My Husband In 4 Years

I haven’t spoken to my husband in four years. No, we aren’t separated and he hasn’t gone missing.  It’s just that we have toddlers,...

From Infants to Teens – Local Pediatrician Dr. Ashraf Affan Answers...

Brought to you by Angel Kids Pediatrics. From infants to teens, Dr. Ashraf Affan, Founder and Medical Director of Angel Kids Pediatrics answers common questions from...

Small Spaces, Quiet Places: Keeping a Busy Toddler Busy!

My son is busy, busy, busy! I get him outside as much as possible – the playground, the pool, even the backyard with a...

5 Activities to Buy Mom Some Time

As a stay-at-home mom of two young boys, I can honestly say I'm busier now than ever. In addition to managing our household and...

Preschool Alternatives: Forming a Co-op

It was almost three years ago to the day that the talks about sending my first child to preschool began. He was only 15...

Easy DIY Valentines

Rightly so, my nickname has always been "The Planner." I'm that mom you love to hate. You know, the one who has her holiday...