Teaching kids to budget with pocket money

It is a great idea to be teaching kids this at a young age to be responsible with money and to teach them budgeting. Is it too early? Never! Start off how you do it yourself. Far too many people do not know how to budget before they head off for collage/university. 1) Establish [...]

Teaching kids to budget with pocket money 2018-06-11T19:39:17+00:00

Off The Tech and Back to Playtime

It's warmer weather and kids need to be outside playing and getting back in touch with their own creativity, and imagination. They are using these devices for school and therefore at home should be limited. Being around any electric device for hours on end is not healthy for anyone. Use the iPad/Tablet for little [...]

Off The Tech and Back to Playtime 2018-06-08T16:26:45+00:00

Toddler Bedtime Shenanigans

Has your toddler's bedtime become a full night-time shift? Is your toddler constantly stalling for time at bedtime? Perhaps this sounds all too familiar, "Mommy, I love you" "I need a hug" "Just one more story, Just one... I sleep then just one story, I need water, I need milk, mommy I'm hungry... If [...]

Toddler Bedtime Shenanigans 2018-06-05T06:56:06+00:00

Why is Baby Waking Periodically Through the Night?

Whether you are learning how to help your infant sleep through the night or you personally need some coaching on how to get better sleep, I want to help you implement a better nights sleep into your household; preferably before it reaches the stage where you're so sleep deprived no one dares to speak to [...]

Why is Baby Waking Periodically Through the Night? 2018-04-21T09:47:30+00:00

How to Help Baby Get Back To Sleep

Many babies wake during the night.  Be reassured, all babies wake at some point, some more than others. The difficulty arises when your baby is unable to get themselves back to sleep. However, there is a lot you can do to help your baby develop good sleeping habits. When your baby wakes, the key is [...]

How to Help Baby Get Back To Sleep 2018-04-21T09:40:15+00:00

Transitioning Baby to Crib

Babies learn early how their mommy feels and what she smells like, and that leads to one of the most common traps parents fall into. Your little bundle of joy nods off after a feeding in the arms, and don't you just love snuggling up with baby! I know I do. For many that's [...]

Transitioning Baby to Crib 2018-03-07T14:12:40+00:00

Snow Days: Engage in Educational Online Activities with Your Kids

Snow Days: Engage in Educational Online Activities with Your Kids When it’s too cold to play outside, kids need an outlet for their energy. Letting them blow off steam indoors can have negative consequences for your belongings, not to mention your peace of mind. This winter, instead of yelling, threatening and imposing timeouts, why [...]

Snow Days: Engage in Educational Online Activities with Your Kids 2018-03-07T13:57:12+00:00

Toddler Weaning from a Bottle to a Cup

Transitioning  from a bottle to a cup is a significant stage in your child’s development. Not only does it give them increased independence, it can prevent damage to their teeth from  both sugary drinks and milk. It may take a while for your toddler to take to their sipppy cup after being weaned off [...]

Toddler Weaning from a Bottle to a Cup 2018-01-19T15:32:17+00:00

10 Quality Time Activities for You and Your Little Ones

Every parent dreams of being the perfect parent in every way, but sometimes life’s busy schedules get in the way of one of the most important things we can do with our children, and that’s carving out meaningful family time together. Spending quality family time helps children feel that they are important and loved. [...]

10 Quality Time Activities for You and Your Little Ones 2018-01-19T15:26:22+00:00

To Cry it Out or Not to Cry it Out- That is the Question

What is CIO ? The cry it out (cio) method of sleep training is one of the most controversial challenges ever, and will most likely be one of the toughest decisions you will have to make. The key is to allow your baby to cry and fuss to sleep, sending a message that you [...]

To Cry it Out or Not to Cry it Out- That is the Question 2017-09-13T15:24:23+00:00