Preschool

Home Daycare vs Daycare Center: A Mom’s Perspective

Home Daycare vs Daycare Center: A Mom’s Perspective

Home Daycare vs Daycare Center If you are a working mom, one of the first questions you ask yourself after getting pregnant is: Who will watch my child while I work? Deciding who will care for your child when you are not around is a […]

A STEAM Card Game For Kids

A STEAM Card Game For Kids

Game Time! My 6 year old LOVES games. She loves computer games, games on apps, board games, card games, sports, and any other kind of game you can play. I mean, what kid doesn’t like games? And now that she is old enough to understand […]

Kidloland Toddler App Review

Kidloland Toddler App Review

I received 3 months of a full Kidloland subscription in exchange for an honest review. All opinions remain my own. For my full disclosure click here. A Learning App For Toddlers Kidloland is an early learning app for children under 5. It introduces letters, phonics, […]

Book Review: When I Was a Child I Was Always Afraid

Book Review: When I Was a Child I Was Always Afraid

One of the most common fears of childhood is a fear of the dark. Shadows and sounds take hold of our little ones’ big imaginations. Michael Cascio’s book “When I Was A Child I Was Always Afraid” takes those fears and shines a light on […]

The 10 Best Books For Character Development

The 10 Best Books For Character Development

Character Counts It’s amazing how much kids reflect back the world that surrounds them. I mean, have you ever heard your child say something and realize they got that directly from you? Or the TV? Or a book? Lately I’ve been all too aware of […]

3 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Family Car

3 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Family Car

This is a Sponsored Post. Two years ago I FINALLY traded in my 2003 Honda Accord for the new Buick Encore. I loved the style and new features and it was perfect for all the driving around I had to do with two little ones. […]

Help Your Kids Sleep Without Fear of the Dark With the Night Knights

Help Your Kids Sleep Without Fear of the Dark With the Night Knights

The Night Knights and Nighttime Fears I received the featured products for free in exchange for an honest review. All opinions remain my own. For kids that have a fear of the dark or being alone at night, bedtime routines can get pretty tough. I […]

 The Best Way to Read to Your Kids

 The Best Way to Read to Your Kids

We all know how important reading to kids is. It increases literacy, develops vocabulary, models good reading, can increase attention spans, and is linked to higher performance in school across all subjects. Did you know there are some simple strategies for maximizing these benefits?   […]

Connecting With Your Spouse in the Baby Years

Connecting With Your Spouse in the Baby Years

I think it was in Januaryish of 2016 when the tour dates for Hamilton were announced . . . and it was going to be in LA on my birthday . . . in September 2017. Wow that was a long way away. Oh well. […]

Why the End of Moana Wrecks You

Why the End of Moana Wrecks You

**The movie came out last year, but still . . . SPOILERS** Disney’s Moana was released on Netflix this summer, which means that I have now watched it approximately 6oo times. And every time that we watch it, I end up ugly crying and excusing […]