Babies and Toddlers

Tips for Road Tripping with a Toddler

Since our daughter Reagan was born, we've made the drive to Syracuse, NY once every couple months or so to see my hub's family. When she was an infant, although it took a little longer because we stopped for a few breastfeeding pit stops, she was a total champ in the car. Now that she… Continue reading Tips for Road Tripping with a Toddler

Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects

Sensory Bin Ideas for Babies and Toddlers

*This post contains affiliate links. You can read our full disclosure here.* As Reagan is getting older, I have been trying to come up with more activities that will engage her mind and help her learn and explore in different ways. I decided to make some sensory bins that we could pull out on rainy days… Continue reading Sensory Bin Ideas for Babies and Toddlers

Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects · Motherhood

Padded Crib Rail Cover Tutorial

I should have done this a while ago...like before Reagan decided to use the sides of her crib to sharpen her nine tiny teeth. But, I'm doing it now before she chews her way all the way through...or strips off all the paint. To make a set of crib rail covers, you will need: fabric batting snaps… Continue reading Padded Crib Rail Cover Tutorial

Babies and Toddlers · Motherhood

Friday Favorites: Toddler Sun Protection

Here in Vermont we have been having some absolutely gorgeous weather. Although I know there are still some cold days in our future before Summer officially arrives, (and though I have seen that some snowflakes actually fell in the Midwest this week...ew!) we have been soaking up as much fun in the sun as we… Continue reading Friday Favorites: Toddler Sun Protection

Babies and Toddlers

Friday Favorites: One-year-old Lunch Ideas

Our little gal has been eating what her pediatrician refers to as "table food" for several months now. (Doesn't that sound as though we were feeding her dog food before?) Really it just means that she lost interest in any kind of baby food, and just eats normal food, and we have yet to find… Continue reading Friday Favorites: One-year-old Lunch Ideas

Babies and Toddlers

52 (Non-Candy!) Easter Basket Ideas for Babies and Toddlers

*This post contains affiliate links. You may view our disclosure here.* Reagan was only a week old for her first Easter, and in fact I hadn't even given birth yet when I was putting together a little Easter basket. That first year around, I just put in a little stuffed bunny and a book.   This year… Continue reading 52 (Non-Candy!) Easter Basket Ideas for Babies and Toddlers