Yes, I know my kid is small. So does he, thanks to a well-meaning blabbermouth.
My son just had turned five. This was the first year he really understood the importance of birthdays and the magic that comes with no longer being four-years-old. I wish I got that excited about my birthdays…. More
Last week, I discussed some of my not so successful baby gear purchases. Hey, you can’t always nail it. Thankfully, we’ve also scored some items that ended up being pretty clutch. Here are a few of my faves:… More
The first days of preschool can create jitters in even the most confident, sociable children. It’s normal for new expectations, new routines and new teachers to cause little ones to feel separation anxiety, especially if they’ve never spent time away from home before. If your tiny tot is about to head off to school for the first time, here are a few tips you can use to help ease the transition…. More
Play dates have been a Godsend for my children and I. My husband and I both went away to college and it just made more financial sense to stay where we went to school as opposed to returning to our home town.
The drawback to this is that all our friends and family live three-and-half hours away. Play dates gave my kids the opportunity to interact with people outside of my husband and myself. They were also able to make friends and have a great deal of fun!… More