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13 Genius tips to make shopping with baby a breeze

13 Genius tips to make shopping with baby a breeze

LindaSeptember 26, 20211 min read

Shopping with a baby in tow can be challenging.  No matter if it’s at the grocery store or shopping for clothes – new moms still get used to a brand…

Baby shower activities (NO games)

Baby shower activities (NO games)

LindaSeptember 12, 20211 min read

Baby showers are an exciting time for new parents. They get to celebrate their new bundle of joy and enjoy the company of friends and family. But while there are…

Free printable Christmas wish list and letter to Santa

Free printable Christmas wish list and letter to Santa

LindaAugust 29, 20211 min read

Christmas is coming soon and if you’re anything like me, you’ll be busy preparing for the big day. I’m sure you’ve been bombarded with Christmas lists from friends and family…

The best first birthday time capsule ideas

The best first birthday time capsule ideas

LindaAugust 9, 20211 min read

The first birthday is a very special day for any baby or even more for their parents. I remember we went all out for my daughter’s 1st birthday party to…

Halloween I spy printable game

Halloween I spy printable game

LindaJuly 26, 20211 min read

I spy games Halloween to print at home for free. It’s the middle of the year and therefore almost fall. Do you know what that means? It’s almost time for…

Genius tips for a relaxed bath time with your baby

Genius tips for a relaxed bath time with your baby

LindaJuly 19, 20211 min read

Giving a newborn baby a bath can be a scary thing when you are a new parent. Bath time with mommy doesn’t have to be boring or stressful. But bathing…

Free printable “I spy” games for kids

Free printable “I spy” games for kids

LindaJune 30, 20211 min read

I spy games are a very handy tool to entertain kids at home or on the road when you are having a road trip. But besides being a fun game…

No mess painting for babies and toddlers

No mess painting for babies and toddlers

LindaJune 21, 20211 min read

Painting with paint is a fun experience for babies and toddlers alike. No matter if you use finger paint for the smaller ones or watercolor for the more advanced painter. …

10 Tips for New Parents

10 Tips for New Parents

GuestJune 16, 20211 min read

Being a new parent can be a shocking and overwhelming transition. A baby is born but a parent is also born. Two brand new souls were brought into the world…

What not to put on your baby registry

What not to put on your baby registry

LindaJune 13, 20211 min read

Baby registries are a great way for new parents to get useful and must have baby products for their new baby without spending extra money and a great way for…

Printable Back to school banner and questionnaire

Printable Back to school banner and questionnaire

LindaJune 3, 20211 min read

Can you believe we just made it through another school year remote or partly in person? Are your kids going back to school in person next year? While the kids…

The best-rated bassinets for breastfeeding moms (ultimate guide)

The best-rated bassinets for breastfeeding moms (ultimate guide)

LindaMay 30, 20211 min read

Once you have your newborn baby there is a lot to adjust to when you are deciding to breastfeed and of course you want to have it as easy as…

Father’s Day questionnaire free printable (and coloring pages)

Father’s Day questionnaire free printable (and coloring pages)

LindaMay 22, 20211 min read

Father’s day is the one day of the year where kids show their dad how much his hard work for the family is appreciated. Especially when it is a rather…

The best Nursing Necklaces for Breastfeeding

The best Nursing Necklaces for Breastfeeding

LindaMay 16, 20211 min read

Using a nursing necklace is a real life saver. We all know the situation –  you are in the middle of breastfeeding your baby and your baby is getting distracted…

Patriotic do a dot printables

Patriotic do a dot printables

LindaMay 12, 20211 min read

Perfect printables for july 4th and memorial day. Do a dot worksheets are fun for kids of any age and require very little assistance of an adult even for the…

19 genius baby memory book ideas

19 genius baby memory book ideas

LindaMay 2, 20211 min read

Making your own homemade memory book as a keepsake for your baby is so much fun and you can let your creativity run wild. Most first time moms like to…

The 27 best frog books for preschoolers

The 27 best frog books for preschoolers

LindaApril 4, 20211 min read

Frogs are cute little creatures and fun to learn about for preschool aged kids. I know for sure my toddler loves frogs. There is just something about their long sticky…

How To Get Babies Sleeping Through The Night

How To Get Babies Sleeping Through The Night

LindaMarch 14, 20211 min read

Sleep training your baby can be helpful. You never wake a sleeping baby. How many new moms have heard this sincere instruction? The truth is, if you want your baby…

Fun St. Patrick’s Day Crossword puzzle for kids

Fun St. Patrick’s Day Crossword puzzle for kids

LindaFebruary 28, 20211 min read

St. Patrick’s Day is a fun Irish celebration of Saint Patrick. People will wear all green or look like a leprechaun, have big parades and remember their patron saint. It…

Baby Milestones and development – 2 months

Baby Milestones and development – 2 months

LindaFebruary 14, 20211 min read

Babies at two months old Congratulations – your baby reached the first big milestone at 2 months. Watching your baby’s behavior and the way your child speaks, plays or moves…

19 creative places to have baby showers

19 creative places to have baby showers

LindaJanuary 24, 20211 min read

Including low cost or free baby shower venues During the whole pregnancy a baby shower is one of the many special moments any mom-to-be looks forward too. I know I…

Must-have apps for stay at home moms (making your life easier)

Must-have apps for stay at home moms (making your life easier)

LindaJanuary 10, 20211 min read

Make staying at home with your kids as fun and efficient as possible. Being a stay at home mom is a very rewarding job – I am one myself. But…

Co-sleeping with your baby – how to do it safely

Co-sleeping with your baby – how to do it safely

LindaJanuary 3, 20211 min read

Bed-sharing can be a great thing What’s sweeter than cuddling up with your baby all night? It’s innocent enough to sleep close with your little one. However, Co-Sleeping has become…

16 cute Valentine’s Day cards for kids to print at home

16 cute Valentine’s Day cards for kids to print at home

LindaDecember 28, 20201 min read

Download and print your own DIY Valentine’s Day card Valentine’s Day is a great occasion to show friends and family that you appreciate them. Especially after this crazy year we…

Why is coloring good for toddlers? [with free coloring pages]

Why is coloring good for toddlers? [with free coloring pages]

LindaDecember 23, 20201 min read

Did you know that coloring has many benefits for toddlers? Coloring is one of the favorite things to do for young children – especially toddlers and preschool aged kids. I…

21 Easy Christmas crafts for kids

21 Easy Christmas crafts for kids

LindaNovember 15, 20201 min read

Super simple DIY projects for Christmas Can you believe that this year is almost over? Just a few more weeks and we’ll celebrate Christmas. Since this year is far from…

Montessori toys for toddlers (gift guide)

Montessori toys for toddlers (gift guide)

LindaNovember 1, 20201 min read

Montessori toys are the best way to learn. But what are montessori toys anyway? By definition they are toys that kids can play with hands on. They can hold the…

27 Work from home jobs for moms (that are legit)

27 Work from home jobs for moms (that are legit)

LindaOctober 25, 20201 min read

Are work from home jobs legit? Well it depends. Of course theres really scammy bad ones but also a lot of legit jobs that will pay you good money for…

Cloth diapers vs. disposable diapers – Which one is the smarter choice?

Cloth diapers vs. disposable diapers – Which one is the smarter choice?

LindaOctober 18, 20201 min read

Pros and cons of cloth diapers and disposable diapers When it comes to diapers for your newborn baby parents have the choice between using disposable diapers (which probably most of…

How do deal with overly involved Grandparents

How do deal with overly involved Grandparents

LindaOctober 11, 20201 min read

Do you have controlling grandparents in your kid’s life? Grandparents are a very important part of the life of your children. They are loving and caring and usually have a…

Meaningful Christmas traditions for families you need to start this year

Meaningful Christmas traditions for families you need to start this year

LindaSeptember 27, 20201 min read

Every family has their own family traditions for the holidays. But why not try something new and fun once you have your own family? Growing up we would always have…

The cutest Halloween costumes for babies

The cutest Halloween costumes for babies

LindaSeptember 2, 20201 min read

Baby Halloween costumes for the best Halloween Halloween is approaching soon so now is the perfect time to get THE Halloween costume for your baby. Especially when you are a…

Ultimate homeschooling tips to make it easier

Ultimate homeschooling tips to make it easier

LindaAugust 31, 20201 min read

Homeschooling and virtual learning is hard Like many of us parents you probably would’ve never thought this year would go as it did. Many schools are offering either at home…

Night terrors for toddlers – the more dramatic nightmare

Night terrors for toddlers – the more dramatic nightmare

LindaAugust 17, 20201 min read

Very intense sleep terrors We all have nightmares and our kids do have them too occasionally. So far so good but what if your toddler starts experiencing episodes of screaming…

7 genius first birthday gift ideas your kids will use for years

7 genius first birthday gift ideas your kids will use for years

LindaAugust 10, 20201 min read

What do kids really like at one year? Finding the perfect birthday present for a baby boy or baby girl very first birthday can be really hard. One year is…

Healthy smash cake with delicious frosting

Healthy smash cake with delicious frosting

LindaAugust 3, 20201 min read

Banana bread as smash cake alternative Every kid loves sweet stuff and a smash cake is a must have for many first birthday parties. I love cake too so I…

Am I in labor? – How to find out you’re about to give birth

Am I in labor? – How to find out you’re about to give birth

LindaJuly 27, 20201 min read

How do I know labor started? Every single pregnant woman most likely asked herself before – how will I know that I am actually in labor? How do i know…

Most useless baby items – these products are a waste of money

Most useless baby items – these products are a waste of money

LindaJuly 20, 20201 min read

Totally overrated baby products Becoming a mom for the first time is beyond exciting. If you are anything like me you probably want to go and buy all the things…

Baby names starting with “D”

Baby names starting with “D”

LindaJuly 9, 20201 min read

Names for both genders starting with D If you are looking for a great name for your baby that involves the letter D as the first letter – look no…

Baby names starting with “A”

Baby names starting with “A”

LindaJune 22, 20201 min read

Babies are the most precious gift But finding the perfect name for your new baby can be a very long and tiring process. Maybe you already have the perfect name…

DIY no sew busy book – Great entertainment for kids

DIY no sew busy book – Great entertainment for kids

LindaJune 16, 20201 min read

Felt quiet book tutorial step by step without sewing No sewing machine or sewing knowledge? – No problem! My toddler daughter likes to be very destructive so the normal paper…

How to potty train your toddler in three days

How to potty train your toddler in three days

LindaJune 15, 20201 min read

A potty training schedule that is easy to follow Once you’re ready to start potty training the most important thing is to keep at it.  Potty training in three days…

Gender neutral baby names

Gender neutral baby names

LindaJune 12, 20201 min read

Names for both genders Are you a pregnant women that doesn’t know the gender of your baby yet? Are you just gonna let it be a surprise until birth? Either…

Patriotic recipes – Red, white and blue everything

Patriotic recipes – Red, white and blue everything

LindaJune 8, 20201 min read

Independence day or fourth of july July 4th is THE big holiday in the US. Probably the biggest holiday of them all. It is the birthday of the United States…

Make your own edible paint with only two ingredients

Make your own edible paint with only two ingredients

LindaMay 28, 20201 min read

Bathtub paint for kids Keeping your toddler busy can be really hard. Especially if you’re trying to work from home. My toddler likes to destroy everything and takes everything apart…

Postpartum Depression – How I learned to live with it

Postpartum Depression – How I learned to live with it

GuestMay 18, 20201 min read

Postpartum Depression is a serious condition. This article tells the story of a mom suffering from PPD (short for postpartum depression). Postpartum depression usually occurs in moms shortly after they…

Unique names for boys

Unique names for boys

LindaMay 4, 20201 min read

Finding the perfect name can be a struggle I always find it harder to choose a really nice name for boys than girl names. Several moms I know have or…

9 Questions about breastfeeding

9 Questions about breastfeeding

LindaApril 27, 20201 min read

Breastfeeding is the best way to nurture your baby There are many questions about Breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is the natural way to feed our baby. It gives your baby all the…

Unique Baby Girl Names

Unique Baby Girl Names

LindaApril 22, 20201 min read

Names for girls that are rare? Once you find out that you are expecting a girl or even once you are pregnant you are probably going to start to think…

Baby hunger cues – and why you should act before your baby cries

Baby hunger cues – and why you should act before your baby cries

LindaApril 21, 20201 min read

How a baby shows that it’s hungry Babies will cry when they are hungry. Everyone know that much but is that correct? Is that one of the baby hunger cues?…