Tips on Getting Kids off the Couch and Enjoying Physical Activities

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  It can be challenging for a child to do the recommended amount of daily physical activity. School demands, busy family lifestyles and of course television and other screened electronic devices that cause distractions fill up the day, but children who do not participate in physical activities on a regular basis can experience damaging effects Read the full article…

Important Toy Safety Tips for the Holidays

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  I know more than anybody that holidays are fun!  It’s fun to make Christmas magical fo the kids.  With 180,000 toy-related emergency room visits and 11 deaths annually it’s important to make sure that you are making the right choices for your kids. Blah…blah…blah…I’m a killjoy, I know.  But honestly, I would rather see my Read the full article…

Giveaway: CosmoCamp Apps for Young Children

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  Sponsored by: CosmoCamp Hosted by: The Squishable Baby   Have you heard of CosmoCamp?  They make apps for children ages 2-5 available on the App Store, Google Play and for Kindle Fire.  CosmoCamp apps are interactive learning games and story books for young children.  Check out our most recent review of CosmoCamp Music, CosmoCamp Read the full article…

Fantastic Fun Music for Kids – Kidz Bop 26 Review

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  I received a copy of the Kidz Bop 26 in exchange for an honest review. The opinions stated herein are 100% my own.     We really enjoy the Kidz Bop CD’s in our house.  We play them for the kids in the car, at home, and at all of our parties and BBQ’s.  Read the full article…

5 Tips on Staying Sane While Traveling with Young Kids

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  This post is sponsored by Huggies.  All the opinions stated herein are 100% my own.     I’m not sure about you, but since having kids, I have been really unexcited about traveling.  In fact, I always find a reason not to travel.  Traveling is a lot of work, but traveling with young kids Read the full article…

Books Promoting Physical Fitness for Young Children

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  This post contains affiliate links.  This means, if you click on a link and purchase a product, I will receive a small commission which I will use to continue this blog.       When I go downstairs to  do my daily exercise, I always ask both Hadyn and Ava if they want to Read the full article…

Happiness is__________ Week Eleven

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Happiness is my kids and everything they do to make me crazy, proud, happy, sad and everything in between! There is nothing that brings me more joy – than seeing my children blossom before my very eyes. What makes you happy?   What does happiness mean to you?  Visit Crazy Adventures in Parenting and leave a Read the full article…

Ukrainian Eggs – A Journey to Moskva

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This week, we learned about Ukrainian Eggs.  We thought this would be the perfect project since Easter is coming!  We painted eggs, and read about book about Babushka – A woman who paints beautiful and magical Ukrainian eggs. We learned so much!  It was a lot of fun! First, we made Ukrainian Eggs just like Read the full article…

Friday Notes!

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I wanted to remind you to sign up for our Monthly newsletter. The reasons you should sign up for the newsletter are follows. Sales are only advertised via the newsletter.  Sales (and sale codes) will not be advertised on the blog. Would you like to try some Squishable Baby pants?  I will have some giveaways Read the full article…

Blog Shoutout for – Week of March 11th

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Happy Monday everyone!  It looks to be that time.  Woot woot!  It’s Blog Shoutout day!  A sweet shout out for all those sweet articles, fun crafts and delicious delectables. Articles Here is an excellent article  titled When Your Child Won’t Take No For an Answer from Green Child Magazine.   There is solid advice in this Read the full article…