Celebrate Dr. Seuss in Style

Mar
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We’re big readers in our home. The kids love to curl up with a book together on the couch and “read” to each other; and bedtime wouldn’t be complete without the nightly begging and pleading for just “one more story, Mommy. Pleeeeease!” I love how at only two and four … Continue reading

Faux Leather Jackets for Toddlers

Feb
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The weather in New York has been insanely amazing these last few days. I mean, it’s mid-February, and we hit 64 degrees. SIXTY-FOUR DEGREES! That’s mind-blowing and record-shattering, and I, for one, couldn’t be happier to get a little spring preview—especially after an epic winter storm just last week. (Seriously, … Continue reading

Embracing the Messy Moments

Oct
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Mess and motherhood—the two go hand in hand. My son was born exactly four years and three months ago, and not a single day has gone by without a spill, drip, drop, or explosion of some sort… Yes, sloppiness goes with the territory. And now that I have two tikes, … Continue reading

5 Ways to Build Character in Your Kids

Sep
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How do you work to build character in your kids? I’ve been thinking about this question a lot recently. I think many parents think developing character will just happen. Kids will just “pick it up” from watching good examples. And modeling character traits IS important, but I’m also believing more … Continue reading

The Best Back to School Deals at Staples

Sep

If you haven’t gone back to school supplies shopping yet, what are you waiting for? Most of the kids are starting the day after Labor Day…which is NEXT WEEK! Sorry! I didn’t mean to make you panic, but speaking as someone who habitually waits until the last minute…trust me…you don’t want to wait … Continue reading