Our first storm of the season has hit us which means soon enough full blown winter will be upon us and with it will bring a snow day or two. Here’s my lazy moms guide to surviving a day trapped between the elements and a toddler. Start off slow, your probably not leaving the house … More Snow Days: A Lazy Moms Survival Guide
This year I felt like I dropped the ball on Halloween, last year I was so excited to make little mans costume but this year I just couldn’t find the energy. But that good ol’ halloween spirit seemed to kick in last minute and we pulled off a cute mom and son costume idea that … More Halloween Costume Round Up!
Happy Halloweek! Halloween is Wednesday and this whole week will be dedicated to celebrating the spookiest day of the year! Have a toddler who is loving every second of the candy fueled craze that is Halloween? Check out these spooktacular activities to keep the Halloween Spirit alive! Spooky Story Time! Whether it be Room on the … More 15 Spooktacular Toddler Halloween Activities
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!
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
This post contains affiliate links! As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases at no additional cost to you. Recently we’ve been on a journey to limit our waste and lessen our carbon footprint, which as any parent of a toddler knows, can be daunting and down right impossible! My biggest snack-tastrophy was with … More The Pouch Problem: A Snack-tastrophy Solved!
Recently little dude was hit hard with a stomach bug, and as a first time mom let me tell ya, it was a nightmare! Baby spit up is one thing, but when your toddler can’t communicate how he’s feeling and then just blows chunks all over the bed, that’s a whole experience no one prepared … More Sick Baby Struggles
The key to getting up and out of the house on time in the morning is a simple formula of equal parts preparation, coffee, and cooperation from all parties involved. I’m going to give you a quick run down of our morning routine that seems to get us where we need to be on time … More Our Morning Routine
Part Two: Toilet Baby … More Why Am I Allowed to Parent?: Part Two