An Educator’s Tips To Choosing A Childcare Facility

This post is sponsored by KinderCare, however all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. Childcare. Ya I said it, the dreaded word. I know it is stressful to find the perfect environment to give your child love and let them thrive. These is a lot of stress on picking the BEST place for your child…

Improve Fine Motor Skills & Make Eating Fun

This post is sponsored by FED, however all opinions expressed are 100% my own. It’s not always easy to get your child to try new foods. Or stating eating that broccoli they decided one day they won’t touch anymore. Most parents deal with their children going through a “picky” eating phase. It’s not fun, it’s…

How To Keep Your Winter Skin Happy

This post is sponsored by Dove Advanced Care Antiperspirant, however all options expressed are 100% my own. With the cold among us we must remember to care for our skin. Here are some tips I picked up from Dove Dermatologist, Dr. Alicia Barba that will help keep your skin for getting irritated, cracked or dry…

Things I Wish I Knew About Breastfeeding

  Breastfeeding is something I was lucky enough to experience. And I say lucky, because I feel I was able to really bond with Izzy through feedings. It wasn’t all rainbows and roses though, I had a tough time. I worked from home when Izzy was born so I was able to feed her all…

10 Photo Gifts Your Family Will Love

Thank you Shutterfly for sponsoring this post; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. Being that I’m a blogger and take a billion photos of Izzy daily, it’s safe to say I’m photo obsessed! I have them all organized in folders on an external hard drive and pull them for many gifts. 1. Holiday…

Capturing Original Holiday Pictures Of Your Kid(s)

This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of OshKosh B’gosh; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. The holiday season is so magical! I love seeing everything decorated at shopping centers and decorating my home. One of my favorite things to do is take pictures of Izzy. Surprise! A big hobby of…

Potty Training A Strong-Willed Child

Thank you to Stuck On You, Little Partners and Bambo Nature for sponsoring this post. As always all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. I’ve potty trained many children in my day, but Izzy has been by far the hardest. Why? She’s strong-willed and well going through a defiant phase. Plus I’m mom and…

DIY Holiday Handprint Crafts

    Izzy and I already started decorating the house and gingerbread cookies. Planning for the holidays can get very hectic and even if you write everything down you are bound to forget something. For me it’s the everyday essentials I forget about when planning for a holiday event. Like ummm toilet paper. Kinda an essential,…

Car Seat Safety Check

Thank you cars.com for sponsoring this post. As always all thoughts an opinions are 100% my own. Per the CDC, in 2015 , restraint use (proper use of car seats & boosters) saved the lives of 266 children ages 4 years and younger. To reduce the risk of death in car crashes by 71% for…

Big Girl Bed Transition

Thank you Beddy’s for sponsoring this post, as always all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. Izzy’s in a big girl bed and she LOVES it! But she’s not the only one. My husband and I love it too. If she’s sick, sad, scared or anything really, we can just lay in bed with her….

Easy Holiday Gift Shopping with IncrediBundles

Thank you IncrediBundles for sponsoring this post. As always all thoughts an options are 100% my own. Holiday shopping for littles can be stressful and with lots of nieces, nephews & friends with kids on the list I need an easy option. IncrediBundles is great for anyone ordering gifts (because shopping in stores is mayhem)….

My New Year Resolutions That Reduce Stress

    My 3 New Year’s Resolutions When the new year comes, it’s a great time to sit down and reflect. What changes would I like to make this year. Maybe you need to slow down with work and focus more on family. Could be as simple as making sure that you get 30 mins…