Category Archives: Helpful Products

Gift Ideas for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers

So I guess it has been awhile! When you are a teacher and mom you only have so much time to devote to all the facets of your life! Let summertime commence, and maybe some more blog writing! 🙂 So … Continue reading

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Toddler Approved: “Yogurt Pops!”

To add another simple treat to my Toddler Approved Eats, this one isn’t really a recipe, just a fun idea! Both my girls love what we call yogurt pops! All it is a frozen yogurt pouch. I get the Trader … Continue reading

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The reason for it all – Potty Training!

What I mean is, the reason being why I started this blog in the first place! After one emotional and challenging weekend back in August when we attempted to potty train our oldest daughter, I decided I needed to be … Continue reading

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And the honorable mentions go to…(Part II of Top 10 Favorite Baby Items)

And here are the runners up, because I just couldn’t leave them off My Top 10 list completely!  When I first drafted the Top 10 post some of the below were in that list, only to be replaced by other more … Continue reading

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My Top Ten

Here are my top ten, couldn’t live without them, wish I could give them to all my friends having babies, make life easier items, in no particular order: 1. Nose Frieda – I resisted this one at first; just the … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Series: Pumping

Aw, the joys of pumping. Not exactly. I have yet to hear any breastfeeding mother say, “I love pumping.” In fact, it is the bane of my existence. Despite this, it does provide my baby with nourishment (from me) in … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Series: Nursing in Public

First you get comfortable nursing and then you have to do it in public, or with guests around! A whole new thing to learn. I loved my nursing cover for those moments. A good one that is large enough and … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Series: Beginning to Breastfeed

First of all, breastfeeding is very individual. Every mommy, every baby is different. You can have very different breastfeeding experiences with each child. Kuddos for attempting to breastfeed! Second, I am not a lactation consultant, I am just offering what … Continue reading

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