DIY Toddler Wave Bottle Fun

  With Mia about to turn two, I can’t help but to think of how small she was when we brought her home. My small 7-pound 7-ounce baby, has now become a smart, witty and outgoing toddler. She is constantly learning new things and I am constantly coming up with new ways to keep her learning not only for educational reasons but for pure enjoyable fun. Since my child is not a picky eater, I am always trying to incorporate edible and safe foods for her learning activities without digesting…

Tinukim Baby Products Review

    If you are like me and are always on the hunt for amazing products that make being a busy mom easier; then I want to chat with you for a minute about the Tinukim Company and a few of their products that they sent me.   Being a busy mom with a toddler and a teenager, at times, balancing Mia’s feedings would be challenging because I was always on the go. I would be on the road, then at practice for the oldest, doctor appointments, and meetings would run…

Finger Painting Fun (Sensory Learning)

Why is sensory important? Sensory learning is just that, increasing the senses. It is important all around for sight, hearing, tasting, touching and smelling. Making sure that our children are using all forms of senses increases their ability beyond just sight. It enhances their ability to problem solve. Here is a quick video of an easy DIY finger painting project for toddlers! You will need: 1-Yogurt 2-Bowls 3-Food coloring 4-Spoons      

DIY: Popcorn Boxes (Prop Size)

                Things needed are: Two large boxes or thick cardboard. (I used an old heater box that was already placed together which saved time). Hot glue gun and sticks. Measuring tape. Yellow and white balloons. Red and white acrylic paint and paint brush. Masking tape. A printed image of your choice (My letters measured 3 X 2 ½ in). Box cutter or strong scissors. Regular Scotch tape. An additional thick piece of cardboard. (I’ll show you how to make it). Mod Podge. Old…

Mommas’ Third Generation Potato Salad

     #GetReliefFromTheFeast   Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays; And every year the family expects my mommas’ potato salad dish to be  amongst the choices to grab while making their thanksgiving plates. So, I whip up everyone’s favorite, my momma’s, “Third Generation Potato Salad”. (Recipe shown below).   Meanwhile, it never fails, I always over indulge in all of the delicious food and wind up with digestive problems including heartburn. My momma’s, Third Generation Potato Salad has sweet onions as one of the main ingredients, and although I love sweet onions, my stomach just…

DIY: Baby Shower Diaper Cake

      With one of my best friends being 7 months pregnant, a few friends and I jumped at the chance to throw her a shower. Now, who has a baby shower without a diaper cake? While, I have made many diaper cakes I wanted to share with you my steps to make an easy self-stack diaper cake. Now, lets get to rollin’ and stackin’.   Here are the supplies you will need: A pack or box of diapers depending on the size you want the cake. (I used a pack…