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Life as a Toddler

  • 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…

  • Reader Question: Toddler Emotions and Tantrums

    I’ve been getting some questions over email and I normally don’t have time to answer non-urgent emails, so I thought I could kill two birds with one stone if I answer…

  • 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 🙂…

  • South Seas Resort Getaway: Day 1

    I want to tell you a story about an amazing time with my amazing family at an amazing resort in an amazing location. Last month we were invited to visit and…

  • 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.…

  • Blueberry Picking – Week 10 of 52 Weeks of Experiences

      If you haven’t joined our 52 Weeks of Toddler/Preschooler Experiences and explored all the ways you can have fun together, check out this post and then this post. WEEK 9 – Blueberry Picking To see all…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Planting from Seed – Week 9 of 52 Weeks of Experiences

    If you haven’t joined our 52 Weeks of Toddler/Preschooler Experiences and explored all the ways you can have fun together, check out this post and then this post. WEEK 9 – Planting from Seed To see all…

  • Stuff Lexi says: 24-27 months

    Right now has got to be the cutest age for talking. I know they get more complex and say even funnier things, but the cuteness probably overloads right at around 2-2.5…

  • How is this even legal?

    How is it possible to be this cute and to grow so fast? This was JUST over 6 months ago. She was 18 months. What a change and what a difference!…

  • Easter Activities 2014

    The day before Easter, when all the Easter activities were happening in our town, we went out to a nearby island for some festivities. It was actually a really amazing Egg…

  • Back from Paradise

    It’s 1:15 am and today was the first evening back home from a week of being away. We spent a few amazing days in paradise, called South Seas Resort. Probably one…

  • Completely Non-Toxic Line of Children’s bags

    I have always been a fan of Lassig bags, ever since I started using my Lassig Diaper backpack, which I still use, even though technically I don’t need a “diaper bag“.…