Sharing vs. Taking Turns and What We Teach

I feel as though sharing as a concept has turned from giving a portion of what you have (e.g., some pie) to giving over entirely what you have to "share" with a peer. Scenario: Little Sally is playing with a doll, a Little Johnny wants to play with the doll. Adult says "Little Sally, please share with Little Johnny." In … Continue reading Sharing vs. Taking Turns and What We Teach

2014 Holiday Wish List – Toddler Edition

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for your support! It's truly hard to believe that the *gulp* holiday season is already here! Believe it or not, I've already gotten started on our Christmas shopping, thanks to our Citrus Lane (ref link) subscription anyway! I started setting items from his Citrus Lane boxes aside back … Continue reading 2014 Holiday Wish List – Toddler Edition

5 Ways We’re Getting our Toddler Ready for Preschool

Disclosure: Affiliate links are included in this post. I appreciate your support in keeping this blog up and running! I only share with you what I love!M will be starting his first year of preschool this year! He doesn't start until after Labor Day so I have a few more weeks to mentally and physically … Continue reading 5 Ways We’re Getting our Toddler Ready for Preschool

That Time We Bed-Shared with Our Toddler

I have nothing against bed-sharing. In fact, I'm all for it if it's done safely! We did not co-sleep with M, but this was not entirely by choice. When M came home from the hospital he had a nurse with him for 8 hours every night until he was 15 months old. The original plan … Continue reading That Time We Bed-Shared with Our Toddler

Tuesday Toddlerisms {“Oh, Crap!” Edition}

Well, it happened. One can only be relieved that it's not nearly as bad as it could be. But, M finally picked up a phrase that we would have preferred he would not have picked up on."Oh, crap!"It certainly could be worse. We've at least adjusted our language enough that we aren't saying worse things … Continue reading Tuesday Toddlerisms {“Oh, Crap!” Edition}

8 Low Cost & Mess Free Toddler Friendly Activities

Disclosure - Affiliate links are included in this post, this means I get a percentage when you shop through the link, this is at no additional cost to you. I share with you what I love!Let's face it, some days you are struggling to find ways to entertain your toddler. For some reason, the endless toys … Continue reading 8 Low Cost & Mess Free Toddler Friendly Activities