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They are watching! Put down the phone.

Prior to the birth of our son, I visited my brother and sister-in-law.  One of my nephews would bring me my phone when he would find it laying around somewhere.  Clearly, he saw my phone as something very important to me. I now have my own son and am guilty of being on my phone…… Continue reading They are watching! Put down the phone.

family

Potty Training, Hardcore

I knew potty training wasn’t going to be a walk in the park, but this is intense!  I am grateful for my puppy potty training adventures, but I still wasn’t prepared for this many wet articles of clothing. We are using the book Diaper Free Before 3: The Healthier Way to Toilet Train and Help…… Continue reading Potty Training, Hardcore

home school

Spider Web Toddler Activity

To kick off our education focus for the month of September, we tried out a spider web activity.  I found a few posts on Pinterest for a sensory basket made with your basic laundry basket and some yarn or other thread.  The posts talk about this activity occupying your child for 20-30 minutes while stimulating their…… Continue reading Spider Web Toddler Activity