Posted by Lacy Stroessner
If you are expecting a new baby or if you know someone who is, this post is for you! The birth of a new baby is just about one of the most exciting times, and should be celebrated! However, there are some rules for what is appropriate and what is not, what is super helpful, and what isn’t. As a mom who has been there, here are 5 great ways to celebrate a new baby. Make sure to share this with your expectant friends and family…
Posted by Lauren Hartmann
The weeks are quickly ticking away leading up to the arrival of our new baby and aside from all of the usual getting ready for baby type tasks, we’ve also been in the process of preparing our toddler for the changes that are going to take place. I’ve read up on tips from others and tried to implement as many as possible, but I still didn’t feel like any of my tactics were working to get my daughter excited about the birth of her baby brother. When we would ask her about her baby brother she would either brush us off or respond with, “No. I don’t manna baby brother. I manna baby sister.” We’ve been hoping to find a way to get her to buy into the idea of a sibling…we’ve watched YouTube videos about babies growing in utero and read books about being a big sister, practiced with her dolls…but it hasn’t seemed to make much of a difference. Then one night during our bed time routine and idea came to me as a fluke, so I tried it…and it worked! Ever since that night my toddler has been getting more and more excited to meet her baby brother. Wanna know the secret?
Posted by Lauren Jimeson
It’s true what they say, that the first year of your baby’s life seem to go by with the blink of an eye. It seems to go by even quicker when you have more children. That’s why I knew it was important for me to find a fun way to document Macks’ first year.
Posted by Lacy Stroessner
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! If you are in the mood for celebrating, make sure you do so with a RAINBOW of colors! I know my girls and I will be celebrating by wearing green and enjoying some rainbow snacks! Here are 7 colorful treats to enjoy with your little ones this St. Patrick’s Day…
Posted by Amnah Ibrahim
I’ve been intimidated by fresh pineapple pretty much my entire life. When I was younger, fresh pineapple would make my tongue feel funny. When I grew up, I just never knew how to get into that thing. Finally I decided I might as well just hit up the internet and search how to cut a pineapple. It couldn’t be that hard. And you know what? It isn’t! I can’t believe how long I avoided buying fresh pineapple when it’s so easy to prepare. The taste is by far more superior to the canned variety I always used to be.