September 20, 2014

How to Deal with a Strong-Willed Toddler


  Everyone told me raising a daughter would be totally different from the house full of boys I was used to. While I’m not sure how much of our differences are gender based and how much is purely personality, my daughter has definitely been my most strong-willed child to date. Finding … [Read more...]

Review: Delta Children’s Toddler Bed

Toddler Bed

Disclosure: Product was provided to facilitate my review, however all opinions are my own. I was not ready for my toddler to move to a toddler bed. Actually, come to think of it, there are a lot of things I haven't been ready for lately. But the toddler bed issue, I was determined not to budge on … [Read more...]

Screen Time for Toddlers — Is it Okay?

Toddler Tech

  Screen time for kids has always been a hot topic. Lately I’ve seen a lot of strong opinions (going both directions) on Facebook in response to a recent Huffington Post article. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that infants under the age of 2 have absolutely no exposure … [Read more...]

10 Chores your Toddler Can Do

Chores for toddlers

If there’s one thing that’s not optional in my house, it’s that everyone is expected to contribute. It doesn’t matter if you are 10 or 1, there’s a job for you around here. When we found out I was expecting twins in what was already a high-risk pregnancy, friends and neighbors rallied around us … [Read more...]

My Toddler wants to Potty Train and I’m Not Ready!

Potty Training

I realize that I'm probably at the opposite end of the spectrum on this but when it comes to potty training, I'm a fan of the later the better. Diapers are far easier for me then running through a store trying to find a bathroom while carrying a toddler who gave me 30 seconds notice that he was … [Read more...]