Urban Guide to the Most Essential Baby Registry for a City Mom

What are the baby items that every new city mom must have? This urban guide of the most essential baby registry helps you navigate the city with a baby.

There are some baby items that are universal to every mom.  Like bottles, clothes blankets, etc.  And then are some items that can be the best for someone living in a suburb or small town that may not work for a city mom.  City dwellers often deal with tight sidewalks, small spaces, apartments or condos on upper floors, and subways… Read More

6-9 Month Baby Schedule and Sample Activities

A 6-9 month baby schedule with key developmental milestones, sample activity ideas, the best educational toys and printable sample schedule!

This is truly one of my favorite ages of the first year.   The 6-9 month baby schedule is fun because it’s similar to 3-6 in terms of how many naps, so you’ve already developed a rhythm that can just be continued, which is the essence of a working routine. And your baby becomes more mobile and social- it’s a… 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.  It may not be a surprise to you, since I’ve written a whole series on routines, that I love a well scheduled… 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!

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

How to Throw a Budget Friendly Wild Things Birthday Party

A wild things birthday party is a cute and fun theme to have for a first birthday party, or any after! Ideas to make your party budget friendly AND amazing. Includes a set of 6 wild things party printables to make your own signs and posters easily.

There are so many cute ways to create a “Where the Wild Things Are” birthday party theme. As my little guy was nearing the end of his first year, it was just so fitting for him that he become not only the wild one- but king of them all!  It’s a perfect theme to have inside or out depending on… 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

1 Month of Easy & Healthy Baby Finger Food Recipes- Meal Prep Plan!

Take a deep breath.  You almost have a one year old.  Eek! It’s exciting and sad all at the same time!  As I write this my son Ellis is 11 months old and WOW, so many new things all the time.  Practicing walking (not quite there yet), saying “dada”, and learning to feed himself.  Lots of exciting milestones and creating… Read More

10 Best Children’s Books to Diversify your Library

10 best children's books to diversify your library! Expose your babies and toddlers to new worlds through these beautiful characters from this collection of multicultural children's books, perfect for babies and toddlers.

Love trumps hate, right?  This is a pivotal time in our world, I think our kids are going to be even more vocal about sensitive topics than ever before.  And more aware.  I strongly think hate comes from lack of knowledge and awareness. For our kids to love, to truly love beyond what is  familiar, they need exposure to worlds… Read More