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  • How to Entertain Your Toddler at Restaraunts

    Both of our kids hit 18 months and became TERRORS to take to restaurants. They boycotted the highchair, wanted to walk around, and were basically s...
  • Last Minute "EASY" Valentine's for Preschool

    My son's school is pretty anti-treats so I decided to err on the side of caution this year and go for non-candy valentine's for his preschool. I d...
  • The Best Pants for Tall Skinny Toddlers

    My son has been nearly off the chart in height and in the lowest percentiles for weight since he was 2 so I'm constantly on the hunt for pants that...
  • Surviving the Transition from 1 to 2 Kids

    Now that I'm almost 2 years into this being a mom of 2 gig, I thought I'd put together a list of the tips and tricks that helped me survive the ch...
  • 5 Easy Toy Storage Solutions

    Before having kids I was pretty content living in a messy house. After having Graham I feel like I'm constantly drowning in clutter. I'm not sure ...
  • Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers

    One of my favorite parts of Christmas morning is stockings! I love the surprise of stockings and how you can fill them with small, special gifts t...
  • Chicago Winter Bucket List - Toddler Edition

    This summer, we started a summer bucket list so we could try and fit as much fun into the few warm months we have! We're so guilty of waiting unti...
  • Fall & Winter Activities for Toddlers

    As the cold weather makes trips to the playground a thing of the past, we've been on the hunt for activities to entertain these little energizer b...
  • Winter Must-Haves

      Winter has basically arrived in Chicago (on October 31st...what a kick to the gut) which has caused the typical mom-panic of "OMG, nothing from l...
  • Our Favorite Holiday Pajamas

    Halloween is past and it’s officially HOLIDAY SEASON!! Even if you wait until after Thanksgiving to really get into the holiday spirit, now is the...
  • 5 Easy Snack Ideas for Toddlers

    These are 5 go-to snacks to keep on hand every week to keep your toddler happy and you sane.
  • 5 Tips for the First Week of Potty Training

    Potty training can feel so scary but we've come up with our top 5 tips for surviving potty training!