Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects · Holidays

Toddler “Blowing Kisses” Valentine Cards

It's almost Valentine's Day! I'm a sucker for a good crafty project, so I wanted to make some cute Valentines with Reagan. We whipped up these little "blowing kisses" cards to send out to all her grandparents! My hub's family all lives out of state, so these cards were also the perfect way to send… Continue reading Toddler “Blowing Kisses” Valentine Cards

Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects

DIY Color Sorting Activity

Sorting colors is a great skill to practice with toddlers and preschoolers. To make the process fun, I whipped up this color sorting tray to use with Reagan and she picked it up so quickly! (Bonus, it's also a great fine motor skill builder!) This literally took me about ten minutes to put together, and… Continue reading DIY Color Sorting Activity

Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects · Holidays

No-Carve Pumpkins for Toddlers

In my opinion, there really isn't another decoration that screams "fall" more than pumpkins! Carved, painted, or just piled in a stack, they just add the perfect autumnal touch to any home! Traditionally my husband and I carve pumpkins each year, but we sort of figured toddlers and knives don't really mix. So we decided… Continue reading No-Carve Pumpkins for Toddlers

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 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

DIY Projects · Motherhood

Pink, Gold and Floral 1st Birthday

Last weekend, we celebrated our little girl's first birthday...I'm still in denial. It seems like just yesterday she was arriving into the world (that is, after 48 exhausting hours of labor, and just 20 minutes of pushing!) But, as much as I keep trying to pretend it isn't happening, my baby is now one whole… Continue reading Pink, Gold and Floral 1st Birthday