Your baby has started walking and wait, why are they walking on their toes? While this could be cute at first, it’s not something they should do for a long period of time. In fact, prolonged toe walking can lead to tight heel cords and low back pain. Toe walking under 50% of the time […]

I’m sure I’m not the only parent struggling with this. While we seem to have an endless amount of toys, Ellie seemed to always gravitate towards the same few toys day after day. She pulls them out in what seems like an attempt to play with them, only to leave them behind to start playing with something else. She might only engage with each toy for a few minutes. I knew it was time to change things up!

We all know that tummy time is super important. But, what if your baby’s reflux is making it easier said than done? It’s time to discuss tummy time and reflux! I need to make this very clear: none of what I am sharing here is medical advice regarding reflux. I am not a medical doctor […]

Moms like you always ask me about tummy time! Many babies don’t seem happy when they are on their tummies. It’s like they just don’t know the importance of tummy time, am I right? Here are some Tummy Time Sensory Hacks to use with your 3+-month-old babies! My Number One Tummy Time Sensory Hack For […]

Have you heard of a nursemaid’s elbow? It’s just a fancy way of saying elbow subluxation or elbow dislocation. The name comes from caregivers (nursemaids) pulling on children’s arms and dislocating the elbow! EEK! The elbow has two bones in it, the radius and the ulna. Nursemaids Elbow happens when the radius dislocates and causes […]

If your baby is in the ballpark of 4-6 months of age, you are probably starting to think about and prepare for introducing solid foods into your baby’s diet! Would you be surprised if I told you that there are some important motor skills to consider before taking the plunge into feeding skills? Disclaimer: This […]

One of my favorite things about the Christmas season is getting out our Christmas books the day we get out all of our Christmas decorations. I love watching my kids read through them and start getting into the Christmas spirit! Here are some of our favorite Christmas books: Little Blue Truck’s Christmas Winter You’re My […]

I don’t know about you, but I love giving gifts that go along with a certain theme! I love being creative and pairing similar items together, especially if they match a child’s particular interests! Below you will find some ideas for themed gift sets for this holiday season! FARM: Melissa & Doug Barnyard Puzzle Melissa […]

Floor seats are a huge market right now! Who wouldn’t want to keep your baby upright and happy for a few minutes while you get something done?! I can completely relate! But, here are some helpful things to keep in mind when shopping for a floor seat for your babe: +A seat that keeps baby’s […]

Marketing companies are B R I L L I A N T. They have a true gift for making us feel like we are better parents if we buy this product or our baby will be so much happier if we have that gadget! They even have handy little “recommended” ages for each of these […]