We are hosting another workshop! This workshop is all about Mental Health both for parents and children! You can grab your tickets here! After our last workshop in January we had a lot of people asking us to host one with Mental Health as a topic! We know there is such a need to help… Continue reading Mental Health Workshop
Let us start out with saying that two has been coined “the terrible twos” and this typically comes about because children at this age are meeting milestones that are difficult to parent. It isn’t a terrible time for a two year old, but can be for parents. I wrote a post a few years ago… Continue reading Five Tips for Parents of Two-year-olds
Ever feel like you all you do is clean? And then to add an activity that needs more cleaning? Today I’m sharing a few play ideas that have little to no set up or clean up! Painting with Water: This is one of my favorite activities especially for little ones and can be done multiple… Continue reading Four Indoor Activities – With little to no set up or clean up!
Yesterday, there was a bomb that went off near the Pyramids in egypt; it hit a tourbus whose occupants had the same itinerary we completed just days ago. Three years ago when we went to Paris, there was also increased police presence as two weeks before we arrived the deadly Paris attacks had taken place.… Continue reading Talking to our Kids about Violence
Guys! It has been a minute since we’ve blogged… like almost two years! But hey no time like the present right! Today I’m talking about my son getting glasses. My husband and I get stopped almost every time we are out to be asked ‘how did you know your son needed glasses?’ Some of you… Continue reading Baby Glasses?
I’m feeling so much since this little one came. Exhausted. Scared. Nervous. Guilty. Love. Joy. Excitement. Love. okay, time for the story. I hit my due date and felt just as good as I had two weeks before. I guess I was feeling some contractions. But no pain and no signs of labor. I was… Continue reading A Birth Story
This morning we had a little scare. It was not a big deal, but in my pregnant hormonal state it took all I had to remain calm (at least until we were in the clear, and then the water works came haha). We’re traveling today and in our hurry to get out the door my… Continue reading 2 tips to Calm Panic and Anxiety Attacks
Hello. I can’t believe that my little one came. I was feeling like I might be pregnant for another week or so. I’m posting an article I wrote before baby came and will hopefully post some of the birth story next week. Today I wanted to share some of my favorite things that we’ve gotten… Continue reading Some of My Favorite Things
How is Thanksgiving this week? That means Christmas is right around the corner! I’m getting ahead of myself, today we’re focusing on Thanksgiving. I’m all about giving every holiday its undivided attention (other than the Christmas music I’m currently enjoying…). Really though, I love Thanksgiving. It involves 3 things I feel very strongly about: gratitude,… Continue reading Turkey Talk
I went to a conference this last week on early brain development. And thought I would share some of the things I learned. We discussed a lot about brain development in utero and that definitely piqued my interested, knowing that my little one is still in there. Children are learning in utero and creating brain… Continue reading Thoughts on Early Brain Development