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How to do quiet time with toddlers
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How to do quiet time with toddlers

Today I’m sharing everything I’ve tried and learned about quiet time for toddlers. This break in our day is essential for my sanity and theirs. This post was originally shared in 2018 and updated in 2022. My two biggest motherhood sanity savers? A gym with daycare and quiet time. I was first introduced to the idea…

Tips for hosting a stress-free playdate
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Tips for hosting a stress-free playdate

    We are finally at the stage where playdates lessen the parent involvement required at my house (most of the time). Especially in the winter, when it’s hard to get outdoors here in Boston and we have to bundle up just to get to the car, playdates are the easiest way to mix things…

Micro Mini Scooter Review
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Micro Mini Scooter Review

Today I’m talking about our favorite scooter for toddlers, why we love the Micro Kickboard, and the benefits of scootering. This post is not sponsored and does include affiliate links. It was initially written back in 2018 when we first bought these scooters but I’m updating it in 2022 when the micro mini scooters are…

Boston Summer: Toddler Bucket LIst
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Boston Summer: Toddler Bucket LIst

Are you wondering what to do with your toddler in Boston this summer? Or maybe you’re visiting and trying to add in a few toddler-friendly activities to your itinerary? Today I’m sharing our Boston Toddler Summer Bucket List, packed with some of our favorite and most recommended things to do in Boston with kids.  …

Our Toddler Room Sharing Journey: Transitioning siblings to sharing a room
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Our Toddler Room Sharing Journey: Transitioning siblings to sharing a room

Are you thinking of moving your kids into the same room? Or maybe siblings are already sharing a room and you’re looking to make things run a little smoother? I’m sharing lots of tips for siblings sharing a room along with how we transitioned our boy and girl into a shared room as toddlers. Why…

Toddler Bedtime Routine with Halo Snoozy Pod
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Toddler Bedtime Routine with Halo Snoozy Pod

Today I’m sharing our toddler bedtime routine and the Halo Snoozy Pod, the coolest new baby/toddler product on the market! This post is sponsored by HALO Innovations. Have you heard of the Snoozy Pod? I’m sharing all the ways we use our Snoozy Pod and how they’re helping both kids sleep better (and longer!) in their…

Preparing for a Road Trip with Toddlers
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Preparing for a Road Trip with Toddlers

With the holidays just around the corner, many of you are probably preparing for a road trip! I have such happy memories of family road trips growing up and I’m determined to make them fun family adventures for my little ones. There’s something special about loading up all of our belongings, the newly-wrapped Christmas gifts…

Summer Diaper Bag Checklist with 2
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Summer Diaper Bag Checklist with 2

The summer heat is in full force this week in New England and we’re over here trying to find fun summer activities that DON’T involve being outside. Yesterday we picked a restaurant solely for the indoor play place and today we’re headed to toddler time at a trampoline park because it’s too hot to enjoy…

Best Car Games for Road Trips with Toddlers
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Best Car Games for Road Trips with Toddlers

  This post has been sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company. Summer is the time for road trips! Whether it’s a couple hours to visit friends and family or a full day driving cross-country, traveling with toddlers can seem daunting. My parents live in New England, a 12 hour drive from us and our dear friends…

8 Simple Moments to Cherish as a Young Mom
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8 Simple Moments to Cherish as a Young Mom

Being a mom is wonderful. And exhausting. And hard. And testing. And wonderful. A lot of the power of motherhood, of raising kind and stable children, comes from repeatedly doing the mundane things with love. It’s a lot of diaper changes, bedtime routines, and laundry. It’s never ending explanations, goodnight kisses, and stray cheerios. And…

At Home Activities with Your 6-12 Month Old Baby
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At Home Activities with Your 6-12 Month Old Baby

Today we’re talking all about at-home activities perfect for stimulating your baby between 6-12 months of age.  I’m sitting in an airport putting the final touches on this post while I fly to a conference and I miss this cute little face so much already! But really, does it get any cuter than chubby little…