Learning To Use Utensils 101

So you want to raise a civilized baby or toddler who can use utensils? 😛 Perfect! I’m here to help. Let’s get started. Please Note: This post is not sponsored or influenced by any baby companies or brands whatsoever. The recommendations I make are purely brands I enjoy and have had experience trying out. There […]

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How To Expertly Handle Halloween Candy

Halloween is a scary holiday for most of us parents. Not because of the ghouls and goblins, but because of…well …you know…the never ending candy. But I’m here to tell you that you don’t have to fear it! And no, I’m not going tell you about “the switch witch” or selling candy or any other tactic […]

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When is the right time to start solids?

When is the right time to start solids

There is still a lot of confusion out there when it comes knowing the best time to start solids. Some parents are being instructed to start as soon as their baby shows an interest in food. Others go strictly by age, and yet others advise that solids aren’t even that important to start prior to […]

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Does My Child Need A Probiotic?

Does my baby or toddler need a probiotic

Disclaimer: All probiotic recommendations made in this post are not prescriptive nor individualized to your specific situation and needs. Always seek out the advice of your doctor and dietitian before proceeding with anything. Probiotics. You hear of them and see them advertised everywhere – your mom is taking one daily to treat her bloating, your […]

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How a simple mindset shift can remove the stress from lunch packing

lunch packing stress school

For most parents….packing lunches can suck. In fact, the thought of it just makes them cringe. And the worst is when they have picky eaters on top of it. Oh boy.  Here’s my confession though. I sort of…actually…I DO love packing school lunches. I love thinking of new ideas and making it pretty. I don’t (always) […]

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Salt for babies: How much is too much?

salt for baby

Recently I posted on Instagram about a couple packaged products designed to make your life easier as a parent that are also pretty nutritious for your baby. Well… except for one caveat. Salt.  Salt is talked about a LOT in the baby world because it’s one of the main things we want to limit in […]

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