10 Simple Finger Food Meals for A One Year Old

Simple finger food meals for a one year old when you don't have time to cook. One year old meal ideas that are fast and easy. Food ideas and meal plan!

Transitioning to a one year old is a big change! They start walking and talking more, and of course we have to figure out what we’re going to feed them now that they have transitioned completely out of baby food.  Regardless if you are an amazing cook or don’t cook at all, or your one year old loves everything or… Read More

3-6 Month Baby Activities and Sample Schedule!

Everything you need to create a 3-6 month baby schedule! Includes milestones, activities and toys for this age, and a free sample schedule to download.

Don’t get me wrong, there are many things I love about having a newborn.  The excitement of a new baby in your home, the endless cuddling and bonding time, and seeing them smile for the first time. Priceless.  But it may not be a surprise to you, since I’ve written a whole series on routines, that I love the 3-6… Read More

First Day of School Signs- Free Printables!

Free Printable First Day of School Signs to use as photo props. Two versions on chalkboard with and without color. Great idea to take the cutest pictures!

I can’t believe my oldest is about to start Preschool!  I was thinking about everything we needed to do to get Miles ready for school. Getting his health form filled out by the doctor, copying his birth certificate and finding other supplies. Of course instead of working on any of those things, I settled on doing this fun DIY project.… Read More

Get a Simple Newborn Baby Schedule

Get a simple newborn baby schedule or newborn baby routine that is easy to follow and helps promote great sleepers! Includes free sample newborn schedule.

If you have a newborn baby, you are probably reading this in a sleepy daze.  There is a lot going on right now, and you may be wondering if there is a way to get some order to this new and amazing (but exhausting) life you’ve brought home. And there is!  The first few months are the most varied in… Read More

Why You Need a Routine (with Sample Baby Schedule Printables)

Creating a baby routine is essential. What is a sample baby schedule for a 6 month old? Or one year old? Read all about schedules from newborn to 2 years.

I searched constantly about what activities to do with my babies and how to schedule their days. Constantly because I would search again at every new month, from newborns to 6 months and so forth. And I still do as we get to new milestones and changes, the next one being preschool!  I’m nowhere near Type A, but routines work wonders… Read More

Make a Great Toddler Baby Schedule that Works for You!

Make a great toddler baby schedule that works best for you and your family! Includes sample schedule and steps for creating your own baby toddler schedule.

A routine or schedule isn’t a regimented, strict schedule for every minute of your day.  It won’t make your life mundane or boring.  Actually having a routine will help you NOT have to plan every single minute, because your organization helps free up some time.  It also contributes to being a happier stay at home mom when your day has… Read More

6 of the Best DIY Projects for a Wild Things Party

I scoured the internet high and low for our son Ellis’ Wild Things first birthday party.  We decided it needed to be under a certain budget, so I knew making some DIY projects would be a must to get the look I wanted but stay in budget.  At the same time, I’m not really a sewer or artist that can… Read More

How to Learn the Most about your Baby’s Sleep

Keeping a baby sleep log or tracking your baby's sleep can help you see patterns and trends to improve their sleep schedule! Journaling your baby's sleep with notes can help you learn a lot over 1-2 weeks than can transform your baby's sleep for the better!

There’s so much to think about and consider when taking care of a baby. Whenever you can use a simple system that helps the day to day, it is very appreciated!  Keeping a baby sleep log is a great way to track how your baby is sleeping.  You don’t have to wait until there are “problems”.  Using it right away… Read More

Make Memories with a Summer Bucket List for Toddlers!

Summer makes me so giddy!  I have so many fond memories growing up that come to mind- like jumping through sprinklers, watching fireworks, eating ice cream and playing kickball in a friend’s yard.  Summer is all about memories!  It doesn’t have to be elaborate trips to Disney. It includes all different kinds of memories- planned days out to the zoo… Read More