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10 Activity and Supply Ideas for Teaching Preschool at Home

10 Activity and Supply Ideas for Teaching Preschool at Home

Supplies you’ll need for teaching preschool at home. These activities and supplies will make teaching your preschooler easy and fun. This post contains affiliate links! I earn a small commission from affiliate links. All affiliate income is used to support the blog, Thank you for 

Creating a Bedtime Routine for Kids

Creating a Bedtime Routine for Kids

Bedtime can be the most stressful part of the day for parents. You’re tired, the kids are tired (even if they won’t admit it), and you just want them to go to bed. A solid bedtime routine for kids helps to alleviate most of that 

The 5 Best Parenting Books for New Parents

The 5 Best Parenting Books for New Parents

Becoming a parent for the first time is a wild roller coaster of emotions, anxiety, and constant self-doubt. While books may not be the cure-all for those feelings, they can definitely help a parent feel more prepared. Or at least offer a jumping-off point for 

Board Games for Preschoolers

Board Games for Preschoolers

Board games are excellent learning tools for children. They can help them with counting, letter recognition, memory or just learning how to be a good sport. Games are one of Mara and I’s favorite “Mommy and Me” activities. The time that we spend playing games 

Going From 1 to 2 Kids- The Biggest Differences with a 2nd Baby

Going From 1 to 2 Kids- The Biggest Differences with a 2nd Baby

Going from 1 to 2 kids is both easier and harder than I ever expected. In a lot of ways, not much has changed. I still live in yoga pants and consume way too much coffee most days. But in just as many ways, things 

10 Free Toddler-Friendly Activities in Richmond

10 Free Toddler-Friendly Activities in Richmond

I’m going to go out on limb and say that it is finally Spring in Richmond, VA! Mother Nature fooled us with a few warm days, followed by snow and more cold weather, but the forecast is looking pretty “Spring” to me! We’ve spent a 

A Mom’s Review of Goldfish Swim School Richmond

A Mom’s Review of Goldfish Swim School Richmond

Goldfish Swim School Richmond is a facility specializing in swim classes for infants, toddlers and kids up to the age of 12. Last summer, my oldest was a little over a year old. We took her to a friend’s pool for her first every swimming 

Finding Time For Everything… It’s Impossible

Finding Time For Everything… It’s Impossible

There is no such thing as “finding time for everything!” It’s an impossible standard that people, especially moms, set for themselves. There will always be something that you don’t get done, and THAT IS OKAY! I’m sure many of you can relate to this post