Sign language for babies

Sign Language for Babies: A Parent’s Guide

Sign Language for Babies: A Parent’s Guide

We’ve all been there, right? You have a cranky baby and can’t figure out what’s up. It’s so frustrating, but there’s a simple tool that can help: Sign language for babies. There is that phase babies go through. You know the one. They aren’t newborns anymore, but can’t speak. So figuring out how to fulfill their ever-expanding list of needs can be tough for parents. You can’t read their mind, but you might be able … Read More

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2021’s Best Baby Sunscreen for Sweet Summertime

2021’s Best Baby Sunscreen for Sweet Summertime

Did you know that babies have such sensitive skin that they can get a sunburn in as little as 10 minutes? They say the best protection you can give your baby’s sensitive skin is to avoid sun exposure all together – but seriously, that’s not real life. Babies and toddlers love sand, and they love getting into literally everything, including the water. But as it turns out, you can’t just slap some of your big-kid … Read More

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2021’s Best Baby Friendly Vacation Spots

2021’s Best Baby Friendly Vacation Spots

Most airlines cut off the free age at 24 months or two years of age. We had that realization recently, because our daughter is 21 months old. Which means that we need to get on booking our last free trip with her like yesterday. Okay, but even if your little one is older than 2, you still shouldn’t shy away from travelling with him if you enjoy it. Parenthood should enhance your life, not detract … Read More

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Hiking With Toddlers: Your Survival Guide

Hiking With Toddlers: Your Survival Guide

Hiking with toddlers.  What comes to mind when you think of packing your little one on a trek?  Maybe you think of exposing your kid to the great outdoors and one of your favorite activities. Or maybe you cringe as you imagine meltdowns and whining and constant demands for snacks.  The reality is that even if you have a little sidekick, you can still go on some incredible hikes. You can enjoy your hike and … Read More

Best Baby Bathtubs

Best Baby Bathtubs in 2021 [Portable]

Best Baby Bathtubs in 2021 [Portable]

It may seem like trying to find the best baby bath tubs is a silly quest. How important can a simple baby bath seat really be to your life? Answer: very important. Most of my fellow veteran mamas would agree. As a new parent, there are very few things that can serve as a sanity lifeline when your baby is fussy. The two biggest tools in your arsenal? The bath tub was the ultimate secret … Read More

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2021’s Best Portable High Chairs

2021’s Best Portable High Chairs

Have you ever tried to feed a baby? Oh. My. God. THE MESS. Taking a baby with you to a restaurant is about like taking a raccoon into a grocery store and hoping, praying that nobody notices the chaos that ensues. Before kids, picking a restaurant was about ambience. It was about the drink menu. It was about being the first to try that new Indian cafe on the corner. Now, it’s about who has … Read More