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Toddler Play Date Valentine Gifts

Toddler Play Date Valentine Gifts

I think my favorite part about this age, (two years) is watching Els start to play with friends. I mean, beyond the scoping, judging, side-by-side playing, tugging and crying and warring – but really interacting and conversing, building sand castles, asking questions, playing — together. It’s […]

Quote of the Day

2 Year Old Quote of the Day

Virtual Book Club for Kids: The Teddy Bear Project – Part Two

Virtual Book Club for Kids: The Teddy Bear Project – Part Two

Our second book inspired activity was a little lesson in giving. Since the book centers on a homeless man who encounters a selfless, generous little boy, I thought it would be nice to make our local homeless man a little care package. I got Els […]

Virtual Book Club for Kids: The Teddy Bear project – Part One

Virtual Book Club for Kids: The Teddy Bear project – Part One

I love libraries. Always have. Something about the smell of old books, the hushed sounds coupled with heavy thuds of books being re-shelved and stacked. Conversing with the librarian, asking questions, looking row by row for books that have been misplaced and then finding it. […]

Quote of the Day

2 Year Old Quote of the Day

Can’t say she’s wrong. They do make smoothies every morning together…

My Bossy Baby

My Bossy Baby

I saw this list from Hollow Tree Ventures  today and I couldn’t help but think: we have the same toddler. And then when I read her hilarious post, I thought, we really have the same toddler. And it’s almost serendipitous, that this came my way today, […]

Quote of the Day

She loves hearing her own quotes. In fact, she finishes the quotes for me when I’m reading them. And then she laughs. It’s as if she knows that she’s funny. Priceless, I say.

Quote of the Day

2 Year Old Quote of the Day

Jumping on the Bento Box Bandwagon: Healthy Fun Bento Lunch Ideas

Jumping on the Bento Box Bandwagon: Healthy Fun Bento Lunch Ideas

A little late, perhaps. But what the heck. These bento boxes I see floating all over Pinterest are really hard to resist. So yesterday, I took a trip to Whole Foods and got one of these! (For your convenience, affiliate link.) I chose this one because I […]