10 Calming Activities for Toddlers Before Bed

10 Calming Activities for Toddlers Before Bed

If you find yourself in a sleep regression, this post is going to give you ideas for calming activies for toddlers before bed. Guiding your toddler through such calming activities can eloquently direct a busy mind and body to a state of relaxion that makes it easier...
Overparenting Toddlers Does Not Work (and here’s why)

Overparenting Toddlers Does Not Work (and here’s why)

I think most of us can agree that each day with a toddler is like the wild, wild west. Sometimes it feels like you are just treading water and trying to survive your volatile, sticky-fingered energizer bunny. Some parents, especially those who stay at home, may go out...
5 Big Mistakes to Avoid When Parenting Toddlers

5 Big Mistakes to Avoid When Parenting Toddlers

Parenting toddlers is a whole new world and seems like we need different strategy every day! It is darn-near impossible to figure out what’s going on in their busy brains and sometimes it feels like we are. just. failing them. I am doing the best I can...
How to Get Your Toddler to Leave Without Fights

How to Get Your Toddler to Leave Without Fights

This post is all about my secret weapon that I use to get my toddler to leave a playground, playplace, or pool without fights. It’s that dreaded time. You know the one. You see their tired eyes and know if you wait any longer to leave it will likely be too late....
A Minimalist Toy List Your Kids Will Love

A Minimalist Toy List Your Kids Will Love

Before I had my own child I would silently cringe after I entered homes where toys were scattered about and taking over the entire space. But then I had my own baby and experienced the sheer physical and mental exhaustion that comes along with parenting. I feared...