• Quick Guide to Feeding a One Year Old

    April 23, 2018

    In less than two short weeks my baby will be one!  I can hardly believe how fast time has flown and I’m definitely getting baby fever for kiddo #3…  And then Josiah doesn’t sleep through the night and I remember I’m not ready for #3 yet.  All of a sudden I’m realizing that my baby…

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  • Eleven Months at a Glance {Josiah}

    April 9, 2018

    Corduroy Fox c/o A Happy Carrot Josiah’s Stats: Weight: ??? Height: ??? Clothing Size: 18 Months and Size 4 Diapers Milestones Josiah is growing by leaps and bounds and it’s such a blessing to watch.  He climbs, pulls himself up to standing, speed crawls, and so much more!  Just recently Josiah started being able to support himself standing for…

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  • Interactive read aloud tips for toddlers

    Interactive Read Aloud Tips for Toddlers

    April 4, 2018

    About a hundred times a day I hear the words “Read me book, peese, mama” come out of my little man’s mouth.  It makes my heart happy to know that he has developed such a love of books and learning.  Caleb wasn’t a huge fan of reading when he was younger (he didn’t want to…

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  • List of age appropriate chores

    Age Appropriate Chores from Year One to Preschool

    April 2, 2018

    I am a huge, huge, HUGE advocate of getting kiddos used to doing chores at a young age.  I want my home to have the culture of helping out – both parents and kids – so it’s simply the norm as my boys grow up.  I also believe in stretching my boys and allowing them…

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  • Minimalist Diaper Bag

    What’s in my Minimalist Diaper Bag?

    March 21, 2018

    Once upon a time I wasn’t a mom.  I carried around a cute little purse with my wallet, phone, and maybe a tube of lip gloss.  Now I have two little boys and I can no longer get away with carrying next to nothing when we’re out and about – especially when they get hangry or…

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  • How to parent while grieving

    How to Parent While Grieving

    March 19, 2018

    Today marks the month anniversary of my dad’s death.  The past month has been a whirlwind of emotions, activity, and thoughts.  There have been days where I’ve forgotten anything has changed and there have been days where I’m emotionally paralyzed and don’t know how to do anything, let alone take care of my precious boys. …

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  • A precious way to record a baby's first year

    Ten Months at a Glance {Josiah}

    March 14, 2018

    Corduroy Fox c/o A Happy Carrot Josiah’s Stats: Weight: ??? Height: ??? Clothing Size: 12 Months and Size 4 Diapers Milestones All Josiah wants to do these days is stand himself up.  He loves crawling over to everything to pull himself up.  He’s started walking around furniture while holding on and is beginning to lower himself slowly without plopping…

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  • Benefits of Babywearing for You and Your Baby

    February 19, 2018

    Affiliate links are used in this post I always wanted to be a mom who wore her babies!  Throughout my first pregnancy I read all about the benefits of babywearing and knew it was for me.  Unfortunately, Caleb was a punk of a baby and refused to be worn more than half a dozen times…

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