November 17, 2016
coloring with your kids

How to Make Coloring With Your Kids Better

  Your kid(s) want to color, but they also want you to join in with them. You get everything setup at the table and then turn THIS light on…   It doesn’t exactly light up the room and gives everything a yellowish tint to it. Which might be alright if you were simply sitting down to eat dinner. But coloring with your kids needs a better light to help them see what they are doing, even if they aren’t coloring in between the lines. That’s why I was so happy when I received the opportunity to test out one of […]
October 25, 2016
travel checklist for kids

Before You Forget (Again), Use This Travel Checklist for Kids

Have you ever noticed that it seems like you forget at least one or two things when you go on vacation? This is usually the case for most people, especially if they have children. Kids tend to raise their parents’ stress levels in the weeks prior to a big vacation, which can cause them to forget something as they pack. To avoid this on your next trip, use this travel checklist for kids to keep you on track when it’s time to get the kids all packed and ready to go! Travel Checklist for Kids Infants • Bottles • Extra […]
October 21, 2016
legoland florida

5 Awesome Reasons You Need to Visit Legoland Florida Now

  As I mentioned last week at the beginning of my traveling with young kids post, we drove to Legoland Florida over the weekend and had a wonderful time. If your toddler is still taking an afternoon nap, you know how difficult it is to go somewhere for a day trip. We tried to squeeze as much fun in as we could before the potential meltdown. We waited to go until October in hopes that it would be “cooler”, but HELLO, it’s Florida. However, it turned out to be the perfect time for several reasons. 1. Brick or Treat One of […]
October 11, 2016
traveling with young kids

Rules for Traveling With Young Kids

This weekend we are finally making a trip to LEGOLAND Florida. For most people, the only time when the thought of traveling with young kids wasn’t frightening was before they actually had kids of their own! Those with children often cringe at the thought of traveling (in any fashion) with their kids in tow. If you are preparing for a trip and have kids, then you are probably experiencing a little anxiety about how you are actually going to manage the logistics of traveling with the kids…without killing anyone! Don’t worry. It is possible to have an enjoyable trip while traveling with […]
October 7, 2016
hangry toddler

The Amazing Trick That Calms A Hangry Toddler

Imagine you have just gotten to your friend’s house for a play date when your toddler suddenly becomes hangry. You could decide to cancel the play date and go get your hangry toddler something to eat. Or ask if you could make him something from their food because, of course they don’t mind, right? Both of these ideas are good ways of never being asked back for a play date. I have a much better solution. We make sure to always have Gerber Lil’ Beanies on hand for just these types of situations. They have 2 grams of protein and 1 gram of […]
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