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I think oftentimes, people think having more kids means you can’t do fun things; especially when they are little. I’m here to tell you that you absolutely can! We’ve taken babies as young as 4 weeks to a waterpark hotel and done cruises and Disney World (and Disneyland) as young as 6 weeks. While it …

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Do you struggle with bedtime?  If so, know that you are NOT alone!  As a seasoned parent to five biological children as well as a foster mom to over 20 foster kids over the years, bedtime is not all sunshine and rainbows.  We’ve been there.  The long drawn-out bedtime routines.  Dozens of bathroom and drink …

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When I first wrote this post I was a mother of 4. I am now a mother of seven children, many of them have had a strong-willed temperament. I have updated this post with additional knowledge I have learned over the years. If you are reading this I guess that means that you might be …

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If you’re looking for a great gift idea for a little boy this holiday season, you’ve gotta check out the Bentley 6-in-1 Stroller and Trike. Today I’m sharing my in-depth review and experience using this trike with my youngest sons. With seven kiddos under our roof, I’ve seen and tried my fair share of strollers …

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My little boy Matthias turned a year old at the end of August. He is now a full-fledged toddler, walking (nearly running) everywhere. He also wants to climb on everything – everything! It’s amazing to watch his physical development! Far too often he is choosing things to climb on that just aren’t appropriate for climbing, …

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Sensory play is a great way to explore the five senses in early childhood. This is beneficial for not just babies, but also elementary-aged children.  The freedom to explore, create, problem-solve, hypothesize, experiment, and more is great for learning. Sensory Play Activities for Toddlers That Are Super Easy to Do At Home Setting up sensory …

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Winter is fast approaching and we all know how hard it can be to wear out a toddler, especially when we are stuck inside all day. I partnered with Upper Bounce to bring you this post with 25 Ways To Totally Wear Out Your Toddler When Stuck Inside.  25 Ways To Totally Wear Out Your …

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Check out the new Simplay3 Young Explorers Indoor/Outdoor Activity Climber. This is the simplest way to keep your active toddler busy! I partnered with Simplay3 to bring you this review. As always, all opinions are my own. The Simplest Way To Keep Your Active Toddler Busy [Simplay3 Young Explorers Indoor/Outdoor Activity Climber] My son is …

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How does it always seem to happen that your precious little baby that once ate whatever you fed him, now hates nearly everything? I swear my toddler knows and prefers everything that is artificially colored and flavored. He doesn’t seem to want anything that is even remotely close to a healthy toddler meal. It can …

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