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Fun as a Toddler Mom

  • 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…

  • Vegas, here we come again

    Almost exactly a year ago we took our first cross country trip since Lexi was born to attend a trade show. It was nerve racking for many reasons and looking back…

  • Our Favorite Active Outdoor Toys

    I’ve been mentally writing this post the whole summer. Every time I would go outside with Lexi, I would think about mentioning this and that in a post on the blog.…

  • Sun and Fun: Toys and Safety Accessories

    The last post in the Sun and Fun series is about all the items that actually make it fun to be in the sun (as well as safe and comfortable). For the…

  • 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.  …

  • Cute Organic Toddler Underwear Round Up

    Lexi is 2.5 years old today, she has been potty trained since 22 months. She goes dry at night IF I make sure to put her on the potty before we…

  • Real Life in Cell Phone Photos

    Here are some of our more candid moments that would normally be posted on IG. I am thinking about coming back to IG soon, just posting during our travels and such. Probably…

  • 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…

  • Super Lexi!

    We have been so deep in pretend play and dress up that I thought it was fitting for a mother of a 2 year old to write at least one post…

  • 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…

  • Creating a Green Playroom: Non-toxic Play Tents

    I have been slowly but surely designing and adding to Lexi’s playroom over the past year making it into a comfortable space that is also non-toxic. As always, the last part…

  • Beach Evenings with Friends

    It’s summer now, so it’s almost too hot to go out, even in the evenings except on cooler days. It should  cool down in a month or so, but in the…

  • 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…