We’re still on board the love of trains train and recently I came up with a quick little craft requiring minimal materials and little mess! This craft can be improvised with whatever paper you have on hand, get recycling and use old newspaper or sales flyers for some extra cool train cars! Whatever you do … More Create a Train Craft
My tiny human absolutely loves to brush his teeth, if he sees a toothbrush anywhere he’s trying to brush his teeth which is awesome (and also moderately gross). I’ve read plenty of horror stories of kids hating getting their teeth brushed or going to the dentist and I’m so glad we haven’t had any issues … More No Fear Dental Hygeine: Toddler Edition
Being as this blog is titled “New England Mama” it will come as no surprise that I descend from a large line of Patriots fans. Not being able to stay awake for the game however, I was rooting for the boys none the less. Thankfully my rowdy yet well meaning neighbors woke up the entire … More New England Mama’s take on the Super Bowl
Recently little man has been super into trains, he loves to play with any wheeled vehicle but trains seem to be a hit this week. We took our love of trains and turned it into a quick and easy craft that was a little bit sensory play, a little fine motor, and a lot of … More Train Track Art
If you’ve read any of the articles I’ve written you can probably gather I fall into the “lazy” mom category, a badge I wear with pride honestly and I’m gonna give you the low down on how I maintain my title while keeping chaos under control. Sundays are typically spent in pajamas, we don’t typically … More 10 Super Easy Ways to Prep for the Week: Lazy Mom Edition
So this past weekend we had the pleasure of mother nature dumping a solid amount of snow on our heads. The roads were bad, the Walmart was packed, and it was just not a weekend to go out and enjoy the world. So what’s does a mom do when snowed in? Binge watch Tidying Up … More Tidying Up: A Weekend Spent Cleaning
This year is all about fitness, whether that be physical or financial, I’m working hard to get my little family back in shape one step at a time. This weekend I focused on financial fitness, dragging out the big notebook of payments and debt owed and piecing it all together to see where we stand. … More No Spend Weekend!
With little dude growing more and more every day we’ve hit the point of no return with toddlerism, and I dare say it has been the funniest, yet most testing time as a parent so far. Little dude has a lot of opinions and ideas, and just like his Mama, he is stubborn beyond belief! … More Baby Shark: The Epidemic.
Hello internet! It’s been a few weeks since we last met and it’s been a wild one. I’m hoping everyone enjoyed the holidays, we got to spend a lot of time with family and friends and are continually blessed with just how many amazing people there are in our lives. Now down to business, 2018 … More The Year of the Mom: 2019 New Year’s Resolutions
I know I’ve been slacking with the posts lately but here’s my take on the twelve days of Christmas. (I’ll spare you the entire song and start at day twelve.) On the Twelfth day of Christmas my toddler gave to me: 12 temper tantrums 11 sloppy kisses 10 minutes of quiet 9 baby giggles 8 … More The 12 Days of Christmas: Mom Edition