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  • Choosing the right glasses for your child

    I have been working on this post in my head, collecting information, knowledge and thoughts for as long as Lexi has had glasses. If you hadn’t read about HOW she got…

  • Today’s Inspiration: Life Rules

    A while ago I found a list of life rules by a famous person. I loved some of them so much that I saved them as a blog post but never…

  • New Prenatal Screening by Natera

     This survey was sponsored by the new Panorama™ NIPT, created by Natera, that enables women in the first trimester of pregnancy to be screened for more than a dozen leading genetic diseases…

  • Self-Calming Technique for Toddlers

    I don’t know if this will work for everyone, but we have come up with a calming technique that really helps diffuse an upset that is about to turn into a tantrum. Around…

  • Something cool brewing

    I know a ton of my readers still breastfeed. Or maybe at this point are expecting a new baby or just had one.   We are running a super cool initiative…

  • Organic Toddler Snacks giveaway on Daily Mom

    Psst! We having an awesome giveaway right now over on Daily Mom right now that I wanted to share for two variety packs (12 boxes total!) of these organic  fruit snacks from…

  • Breastfeeding Awareness Campaign on Daily Mom

    In honor of National Breastfeeding Awareness Month in August, we at Daily Mom are tasking ourselves to do our part by launching our very own Breastfeeding Awareness Campaign.  …

  • Reader Question of the Month

    Hi Elena! What are some things I could/should be teaching my 18 month old? She is so active that is hard to get her to sit and pay attention, LOL. Thank…

  • Perfect Exercise Routine for Busy Moms

    UGH! Can I start this post with UGH? I really didn’t think I’d be here at this point, but whatever. Let me start from the beginning. Or actually let me start…

  • A Quick Disney Guide for Toddlers

    This post is catered towards walking 1,2 and 3 year olds and their parents who want a quick overview of things, and don’t have time to go in-depth. The guide is…

  • Sun and Fun: Konfidence

    Third post in the Sun and Fun series! For the other posts, go here: Submarine Kids Petit Crabe   KONFIDENCE I have mentioned Konfidence in passing, but I never really dedicated a whole…

  • Sun and Fun : Petit Crabe

    Second post in the Sun and Fun series! For the other posts, go here: Submarine Kids Konfidence Petit Crabe is another one of those discoveries that I am super proud of 🙂…

  • Where was this 2 years ago????

    Ok, THIS is worth reposting! Oh how I wish I knew about baby hammocks when Alexis was born. Something tells me that is EXACTLY what she needed as a baby and I…

  • Sun and Fun: Submarine Kids

    I am super excited about getting this series started. Aside from the fact that we live in Florida with eternal sunshine, UV rays, SPF, UPF and swimsuits, I am just really…

  • 2nd Birthday Party Outfits: Swan Lake

    So I have a lot of photos from Lexitwin birthday party. In order to share some of them, I decided to break the posts down into parts, just like before. You…

  • What is Gentle Parenting?

      There is a lot of misunderstanding surrounding what is called “gentle parenting” or “child-led parenting” so I thought I’d clear it up a bit.…

  • Painting and Kite Flying with Friends

    Last week I wrote about messy toddler painting on a big canvas. What followed that painting session was inviting some of our friends over to join us and a sprinkler run that ensued.…

  • Outdoor Painting

    About two months ago, I decided to explore the idea of painting on a bigger canvas than a notepad. I brought out a big roll of paper, Crayola washable tempera paints…

  • Custom Books

    I have been really digging making custom books for Lexi and seeing her response to them.   Since at this age, their world revolves around their own self, it’s helpful to show…

  • Want to be a part of Daily Mom?

    As I mentioned earlier on Facebook, we are ready to expand at Daily Mom, which means adding new team members and contributors. If you read Daily Mom and would like to be…

  • Real Life Recap – April

    Since I no longer Instagram for the time being, I’ll be posting what I call “real life, real time” photos here every month. So it’s a little bit like following me…