Salt Dough Handprint Keepsake – #FridayFrivolity

I’m super stoked to be co-hosting the #FridayFrivolity link-up today. I’ll be joining these awesome ladies every Friday this month so definitely stay connected to keep up. Our theme this week is “Valentine’s Day fun” so I’m bringing you a handprint heart keepsake craft to do with the kids.

 

This craft was beyond simple and I think it came out awesome. My almost fifteen month old doesn’t usually sit still long enough for any hardcore crafting but this one kept her attention.

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BabySmile Nasal Aspirator Review and Giveaway

It’s that time of year again where everyone is sick. Cold and flu are going around and our littles are especially prone to picking up bugs. One of the only ways to help babies through a cold is with nasal aspiration. They don’t know how to blow their noses yet so we have to help.

Nasal health is so important to maintain for your babies. Not only does it keep them more comfortable to have less mucus while fighting colds and infections but it can actually help prevent infections as well. Having clear passages makes it easier for babies to eat and drink. It makes sleep easier as well, which is a plus for moms and babies.

Moms benefit too by having a less fussy baby, getting more sleep and avoiding troubling doctors visits. It’s an all around positive to keep baby’s passages clear. Continue reading

The Healthy Habit I’m Committing to in 2017

It’s a new year and time for new resolutions to be happier and healthier. One of the ways I’m committing to a happier, healthier lifestyle is by starting a healthy morning routine: eating breakfast everyday. As a busy mom with a toddler it’s so easy to forget breakfast. I wake up, get the baby’s breakfast ready and most days I survive just on coffee.

Breakfast really is the most important meal of the day. Eating breakfast gives you the energy you need to seize the day. Continue reading

How Buying in Bulk Helps Me Save Time and Money

There are never enough hours in the day when you’re a parent. I used to think I was busy before having my daughter. Back then I worked full time and still managed to find time to go shopping and hang out with friends. Now I’m lucky if I can run to the store before they close to buy diapers. That’s why I was super excited about and had to share with you the Huggies® Little Movers 2 month supply at Sam’s Club.

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50 Popular Mom Blogger Hashtags

Do you ever take the perfect picture and go to upload it but totally blank on what hashtags to use? Or you finally find something short and witty to tweet but can’t figure out how to get your message to a particular audience?

The mom blog community is tight knit and connecting with other mom bloggers can be instrumental in your success. Here I’ve listed for you the top 50 hashtags for mom bloggers. Use them across Twitter and Instagram to find your target audience and build your following. Continue reading

The Ultimate List of Video Game Baby Boy Names

As many expecting moms know, choosing a name for your bundle of joy can be nerve-wracking. Video games can serve as inspiration for creative and unique baby boy names. Here’s the ultimate list of video game names for boys. You can find my list of girls names here.

Ultimate Video Game Baby Boy Names

1. Aden

Aden is a character from Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny. This name is Hebrew in origin and means “attractive” or “handsome.”

2. Alistair

Alistair is a Dragon age character who is secret royalty. In Scotland this name means “defender of mankind.” Continue reading