Little man is getting to that age where he is into buttons, switches, clips, anything and everything seems to fascinate him which is awesome for play time! Everyday we seem to find something new and exciting to do play with whether it be a battery less t.v. remote or my empty travel mug, common household … More Dollar Tree Busy Board
Recently we’ve been going to the library not only for kids books, but as adults my husband and I have tried to get back into reading to set a good example for little man. I’ve read some great books, but when I picked up Katy Tur’s Unbelievable I was floored in the best way possible! … More Unbelievable: A Must Read
This weeks weather is proving fall is here and it is here to stay! Nothing screams fall more than dinner in a crock pot, and nothing says crock pot more than a super easy chili that can simmer on low for a few hours on a Sunday afternoon! My super easy Sunday night Chili recipe … More Comfort Food 101: Super Easy Chili
First off welcome back! It’s been a little bit since I’ve created some quality content but we’re officially back in action! Kicking off our new blogging schedule, Mondays are now focused on parenting, from activities, to books, and everything that falls into the category of being a parent! Today we’re going to tackle some awesome … More 5 Low Prep Toddler Activities!
Hey friends! It’s been a little while since we last met and I’m glad to say its’s been one heck of an adventure since my last post! School got hectic, Army got hectic, and being a mama to a rambunctious now 16 month old had just worn me out! We took a quick break to … More New England Mama Takes a Break
For this weeks sensory bin we took major inspiration from the book Ten Apples Up On Top, although not directly farm related, the cast of animals plus apples made me feel like it belonged! I used the same bin and pasta as before, but this round I incorporated apple trees out of recycled toilet paper … More Ten Apples Up On Top Sensory Bin
As you may have read last week we’ve embarked on a very loosely structured tot school journey! With September being farm themed what better way to start the month than with an Old Macdonald themed sensory bin! Paired with Pete the Cat’s fantastic board book rendition of the classic hit, little dude can kind of … More Old Macdonald Had a Farm Sensory Bin!
After nearly two years off, I’ve returned to college to hopefully wrap up a degree in early childhood education, and man did I forget just how hard it is to sit still and listen. I had my first class last night and luckily had enough time to feed and bath the little dude before heading … More Back to School: Mom Edition
Back to school season is upon us, my classes start up next week, which naturally had me thinking on how to incorporate learning into little dudes life. I did some soul searching and lots of pinterest research and discovered the idea of tot school and immediately fell in love! From what I understand Tot School … More Tot School: A Look Into Our Journey
So if you’ve been following along in the journey lately, I recently returned from three weeks away and man is it good to be back! I digress though because today’s story is all about how my son no longer calls me Mama, Mom, or Ma. In a desperate move to hold onto the angst that … More You Can Call Me Mom