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Ho-hum, time for fun

I’m sure you’ve had one of those weeks. Your kids (and most likely you, too) begin the day in slow motion… You realize if you don’t think of something to stimulate those brains within the next ten minutes, you’re either … Continue reading

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bumGenius freetime one-size diaper giveaway!

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Winter activities for the indoors (and a few outdoor ones thrown in)

Ladies and gentlemen, we are now in the midst of the winter doldrums! For me, the time between New Year’s Day and the spring equinox always seems to draaaaag. Since we live in the frozen tundra, many winter days are … Continue reading

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Enjoying Autumn’s Canvas

Do you feel it? Nights are getting chilly, there’s a cool, crisp smell in the air, evening greets us earlier each day, leaves are falling and swirling in the breeze, and kids and animals alike are a bit restless. Autumn … Continue reading

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Important note on swaddling correctly

Since recently giving birth to my second child, I’ve found myself trying to relearn things. (Things I thought I’d remember forever, but were quickly replaced by things such as the lyrics to a Yo Gabba Gabba song) While babies develop, … Continue reading

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Trust in your sun(screen)

Don’t you just love your children’s skin? How soft and untarnished (well, except for the cuts and bruises from accidentally running into the coffee table for the umpteenth time)… I, for one, would love to keep my kids’ skin (and … Continue reading

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Keep those hands clean… and soft!

Between potty training, breastfeeding an infant, mopping up animal and child accidents, and general day-to-day activities, the only time I give my reflection a once-over is when I brush my teeth… if I get to brush my teeth… in front … Continue reading

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Cool summer activities for kids

School may be out, but it’s a great time for learning through play. What better way to do it than in the great outdoors? Keep cool and have fun in the heat, and keep trying new things. Here are a … Continue reading

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Cloth diapering on the go

Many people assume that when I go out with the boys, I put them in disposables. The look of surprise when I open my go-bag full of cute fluffiness always makes me smile. Packing cloth diapers on the go doesn’t … Continue reading

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Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

I was visiting a friend’s house the other day and noticed she had decorated beautiful Easter eggs. They were delicately adorned with swirls and beautiful colors that danced around each egg. I was intrigued. She explained to me how she … Continue reading

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