toddlers

Loving His New Shoes: Stride Rite Made 2 Play {Review}

Baby Boy

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stride Rite. All opinions are 100% mine. It seems like we’re constantly buying shoes for the kids, especially baby boy since he’s growing at a faster rate than his older sister. He loves to run and plays hard, so we tend to keep a […]

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Reflecting on Past Conversations with Our Baby Boy

Baby Boy

My “baby boy” recently turned four and is well on his way to being a big boy, though he’ll always and forever be my “baby boy.” His conversations have turned from the one-liners he used to give us as a toddler, to full-on conversations and inquiries. Just like his big sister, he’s turning out to […]

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5 Reasons to Like USA Kids Sippy Cups, Available Exclusively at Walmart {Review}

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Though my 3-year-old baby boy is already drinking from a regular cup, the occasional spill does occur. Sometimes, we still provide him with a sippy cup to avoid a mess, especially when we have a day out and he’s potentially going to drink in the car. Since he’s older, fun graphics or characters are important […]

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Tantrums: No Easier to Deal With the Second Time Around

Baby Boy

Tantrums. We’re so there. Oh, how I wish we could skip this stage of parenting! Can anyone make that happen? Tantrums are nothing new to us, of course. Being that this is our second child, we know all too well what it’s like to deal with a toddler and tantrums. Even so, it’s hard to […]

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Time Outs Don’t Work Anymore? Try This Alternative.

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This post was first published on November 12, 2009. There are many forms of discipline and punishment that parents use with their children. In our house, we’ve used the time out method, the just talking method, the redirecting method, and we’ve even yelled at times out of losing our patience. Hey, it happens, right? But, […]

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